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Coastal erosion is wiping out Isle de Jean Charles. But, the Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw tribe of Native Americans who live there will remain together.

The “climate refugees” are preparing for an historic relocation.

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Memories and traditions of a self-sufficient culture on Isle de Jean Charles will survive.

Assistant professor Dr. Heather Stone is recording and cataloguing customs and stories to help tribal members retain their identity.

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Isle de Jean Charles residents plan to resettle in a new community, thanks to an almost $50 million federally funded project.

The relocation will be the first in the lower 48 states for a community displaced by environmental factors.

June 14th, 2018

Efforts to restore La. coastline earn honor for civil engineering students

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s American Society of Civil Engineers student chapter recently earned a... Read More ➝
June 13th, 2018

1020 House: UL Lafayette-Habitat project moves to its forever home

Sections of the 1020 House shipped out Wednesday from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus. Forklifts and... Read More ➝
June 13th, 2018

Online computer science master’s degree extends UL Lafayette’s reach

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette will offer an online master’s degree in computer science beginning in the... Read More ➝
June 27th, 2018

Voices from Louisiana – Book Reading and Signing

Join us for an evening of “Voices from Louisiana” as Ann Brewster Dobie reads selections from her latest book that... Read More ➝
June 29th, 2018

Uncorked: Salvador Dalí

Enjoy an evening with museum staff as you taste Spanish wine and fine cheese in honor of the exhibition “Salvador Dalí... Read More ➝
July 14th, 2018

Hays Town Home Tours

Take a tour of residential homes and buildings in the heart of Lafayette designed by Louisiana’s Architect – A. Hays... Read More ➝