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Coastal erosion is wiping out Isle de Jean Charles. But, the Biloxi-Chitimacha-Choctaw tribe of Native Americans who live there will remain together.

The “climate refugees” are preparing for an historic relocation.

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Memories and traditions of a self-sufficient culture on Isle de Jean Charles will survive.

Assistant professor Dr. Heather Stone is recording and cataloguing customs and stories to help tribal members retain their identity.

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Isle de Jean Charles residents plan to resettle in a new community, thanks to an almost $50 million federally funded project.

The relocation will be the first in the lower 48 states for a community displaced by environmental factors.

December 12th, 2017

University recognizes outstanding members of Fall '17 graduating class

Peace Eze is the University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s 2017 Outstanding Graduate. Annie B. Briley is the Outstanding... Read More ➝
December 12th, 2017

UL Lafayette, LSU tapped to lead state teacher preparation research

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is one of two state universities that will guide teacher preparation research... Read More ➝
December 12th, 2017

B.I. Moody III to receive honorary doctorate during Commencement

A longtime business and community leader will receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Louisiana at... Read More ➝