LSU Continuing Education


Louisiana Junior Science & Humanities Symposium

January 16-17, 2015
Lod Cook Conference Center, LSU Campus
Baton Rouge, LA

Announcements: Important Dates!
October 6, 2014: Registration Opens
November, 21, 2014: Registration deadline for Competitive Presentations
December 15, 2014: JSHS Selection Announcement
January 4, 2015: Observer and Teacher registration deadline
January 16-17, 2015: Louisiana Junior Science and Humanities Symposium, LSU Campus

2014 Results:
1st Place: Nicholas Larsen
; Caddo Parish Magnet H.S., "Exit Velocity of a Sphere Falling in Narrow Tubes"
2nd Place: Cole Evensky
; Caddo Parish Magnet H.S., "The Effect of HPV16 on Host Cell Interactions with the Stromal Microenvironmnet"
3rd Place: Neil Nathan
; Caddo Parish Magnet H.S., " A Prospective Study of Logarithmic Spirals and Hurricanes"
4th Place: Venkatesh Sivaraman
; Caddo Parish Magnet H.S.,"SNAP: A Novel Algorithm for Fast Global Sequence Alignment and Database Search
5th Place: Morni Modi
; Caddo Parish Magnet H.S., "Factors Influencing Canine Mammary Neoplasia"

To learn more about how you can register for La-JSHS, please visit our website at (K-12) and review the National Symposium at

*National Association of Secondary School Principals has placed the JSHS program on the NASSP National Advisory List of Contests and Activities for 2014-15.

An example of a student presentation courtesy of DoDDS Dependents Schools- Europe and the National JSHS Program.


Contact Us:

LSU Continuing Education
1225 Pleasant Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
(225) 578-6672

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