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University researchers scoured the Gulf of Mexico to better understand the crustaceans that lived there.

The bounty of their four-decade effort: a collection of 100,000 specimens acquired recently by the Smithsonian Institution.

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Do ghost shrimp and razor clams help oil spill recovery? That’s what University biologists want to know.

Their research aims to identify if these coastal creatures act as frontline custodians that clean up following environmental disasters.

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Biology doctoral student Paige Byerly listens for the call of the wild.

Sound recordings and field work enable Byerly to track the effects of oil spills, land loss and storms on birds that call the Gulf coast home.

September 22nd, 2021

State of the University: UL Lafayette sets record for R&D expenditures

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette’s research and development expenditures last year set a record at $164... Read More ➝
September 22nd, 2021

University ends historic fundraising year with $56.6M in gifts and pledges

Bolstered by the two largest philanthropic gifts in its history, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette raised a... Read More ➝
September 21st, 2021

Guilbeau Lecture Series event to examine race, immigration

Award-winning writer and historian Dr. Natalia Molina will discuss race, immigration and citizenship for this year’s... Read More ➝

Student Research

UL Lafayette is launching its new Quality Enhancement Plan — Advance: Student Research Experience.

Through Advance, students will have more opportunities for mentored research, innovative projects and creative endeavors.