Monthly Archives: July 2012

UL-Monroe Dementia Study – From the Advocate

ULM seeks volunteers for dementia study By The Associated Press The University of Louisiana at Monroe is seeking volunteers for a study into the causes of age-related dementia. The study is a joint venture of ULM and the Pennington Biomedical … Continue reading

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Castle Doctrine in Louisiana explained – From the Advocate

Ask The Advocate: Castle Doctrine   An article that appeared in The Advocate earlier this year told of a woman shooting an intruder to her home in Oklahoma. The article said it was OK to do that in Oklahoma because … Continue reading

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Details concerning new meeting format

It was decided during the Friday Business Session that 1-Day meetings will occur based on action items needed to take place for that meeting, it is more than likely that the one-days would take place in Baton Rouge. The format … Continue reading

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Thursday’s LRC Businesses Session and new Voc-Rehab initative

During Thursday’s Business session, the new executive committee was installed but has to be ratified at the Alexandria meeting due to being one short of a quorum. Our Leadership Team is as follows:                                                                                                                              Chair = Derek White – Baton Rouge … Continue reading

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New Driver License Requirements – From the Advocate

I wanted to share an article with you concerning new Driver License Requirements that will go into effect thanks to SB 667 by Sen. Gary Smith of the River Parishes. What the bill will do is require 30 Hours Classroom … Continue reading

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LITE Center Lafayette’s new CEO

Some positive economic development news for Acadiana and Louisiana!!! LITE CEO to focus on ULL, business Show caption Advocate staff photo by BRYAN TUCK The Louisiana Immersive Technologies Enterprise on Cajundome Boulevard in Lafayette has a new chief executive officer, … Continue reading

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Louisiana Rehab Council Meeting Thurs and Fri – BTR

Just to remind you all, the Louisiana Rehab Council Meeting is scheduled for Thurs and Fri in Baton Rouge at the Louisiana Resource Center for Educators on the campus of BRCC – 5550 Florida Blvd. I will be laying over … Continue reading

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