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Rick Koubek, LSU College of Engineering (2014)

The Press Club



Genre: Public Affairs, News, Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2014-01-27

Duration: 00:17:40

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Koubek, Richard J. | HIGHER EDUCATION | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) | Engineering | Workforce development


  • Koubek, Rick Speaker


A speech by Rick Koubek before the Baton Rouge Press Club on January 27, 2014. Koubek is the Dean of the LSU School of Engineering. He discusses: the school’s response to the need for a skilled work force in Louisiana; the school’s increased enrollment; a new accelerated degree program in computer science; IBM’s input on curriculum development; industry volunteers; partnerships with community colleges; and the innovations of the school’s faculty and students.