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University researchers scoured the Gulf of Mexico to better understand the crustaceans that lived there.

The bounty of their four-decade effort: a collection of 100,000 specimens acquired recently by the Smithsonian Institution.

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Do ghost shrimp and razor clams help oil spill recovery? That’s what University biologists want to know.

Their research aims to identify if these coastal creatures act as frontline custodians that clean up following environmental disasters.

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Biology doctoral student Paige Byerly listens for the call of the wild.

Sound recordings and field work enable Byerly to track the effects of oil spills, land loss and storms on birds that call the Gulf coast home.

June 9th, 2021

UL Lafayette declares Juneteenth a University holiday for the first time

For the first time, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette will observe Juneteenth as an official University holiday... Read More ➝
June 7th, 2021

Impressive: UL Press joins global association of scholarly publishers

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press has earned membership in an international community of scholarly... Read More ➝
May 27th, 2021

New UL Lafayette-SLCC partnership paves path for engineering majors

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette and South Louisiana Community College have engineered another path for... Read More ➝

Student Research

UL Lafayette is launching its new Quality Enhancement Plan — Advance: Student Research Experience.

Through Advance, students will have more opportunities for mentored research, innovative projects and creative endeavors.