graduation http://wrkf.org en Student Surveys Reveal More LSU Grads Staying In State http://wrkf.org/post/student-surveys-reveal-more-lsu-grads-staying-state <p>At the start of the Louisiana Smart Growth Summit in November, keynote speaker Mitchell J. Silver – who works for the Department of City Planning in Raleigh, North Carolina – gave his audience some constructive criticism:</p><p>“Baton Rouge, you’re not keeping your young people. They're leaving," said Silver.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 12:48:51 +0000 Ashley Westerman 5517 at http://wrkf.org Student Surveys Reveal More LSU Grads Staying In State LSU Graduation Rate Reaches All-Time High http://wrkf.org/post/lsu-graduation-rate-reaches-all-time-high <p></p><p>Louisiana State University announced Wednesday a record 67 percent of students who started college in 2006 graduated within six years. That’s up from 62 percent of the cohort that started in 2005. &nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 21:41:22 +0000 Lisa Lovello 1321 at http://wrkf.org