Lynda.com, Train to Achieve Professional Goals

lynda.com is an online learning company that helps anyone learn software, technology, creative and business skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through individual, corporate, academic and government subscriptions, more than four million people have access to the lynda.com library of engaging, top-quality video courses taught by recognized industry experts and filmed at the company’s 12-acre,…

“A Rural Life Christmas” Dec. 1

BATON ROUGE – Sights, sounds, and all the 19th century trimmings of Christmas time in the country will come alive during the LSU Rural Life Museum’s annual “A Rural Life Christmas” on Sunday, Dec. 1, from 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. at the museum, located within Burden Museum & Gardens at 4560 Essen Lane, just off Interstate 10.…

Geaux BIG Baton Rouge Service Day

BATON ROUGE – Geaux BIG Baton Rouge is currently seeking residents and local agencies that need help around their homes and facilities to participate as work sites for the second Geaux BIG Baton Rouge annual service day on March 22, 2014. More than 2,500 LSU students, staff and faculty are expected to volunteer for Geaux…

JFK Expert to Speak at BR Press Club

Southeastern Louisiana University history professor Michael Kurtz will address the Press Club of Baton Rouge on Monday, Nov. 18. Dr. Kurtz is recognized as one of the leading authorities on the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. With the 50th anniversary of the JFK death, Dr. Kurtz will discuss assassination theories and the prospect for…

Do You Really Know Louisiana?

You won’t believe your eyes. What is great about Louisiana? Look no further than this Encyclopedia of Louisiana History. Explore art, architecture, folklife, history, literature and music at the click of your mouse or the swipe of your finger. Louisiana is many things including amazing. Start here: Encyclopedia of Louisiana History, Culture and Community – KnowLA.