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Dr. William Tate, LSU President (2022)

The Press Club



Genre: Speech

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

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2022-03-07

Duration: 00:44:07

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Tate, William F., IV | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.) | HIGHER EDUCATION | Scientific research


  • Tate, William Speaker


This episode of the series “Press Club” features a speech by Dr. William Tate before a meeting of the Baton Rouge Press Club on March 7, 2022. Dr. Tate is the president of Louisiana State University (LSU) in Baton Rouge. He discusses the research priorities outlined in LSU’s new Scholarship First Initiative, including agriculture, biotechnology and cancer care, coastal science, defense and cybersecurity, and energy. He also answers questions from the media.