LSU celebrates 150th anniversary

Wednesday, January 20, 2010 - 10:18pm

BATON ROUGE - LSU officials were celebrating the university's 150th anniversary on Tuesday.

The event highlighted the school's accomplishments over all those years.

Several alumni shared their stories from their time at LSU, but the focus turned to the recent budget too.

Chancellor Michael Martin encouraged the community to give back to an institution that has contributed so much to the state.

Tuesday's ceremony is just the kickoff of several events throughout the year meant to celebrate 150 years.