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  • LSCPA receives $200,000 nursing innovation grant

    In an intensive care unit, split-second decisions can mean life or death and it takes the highest quality of hands-on experience to make sure ICU nurses are prepared to make those critical care choices. Now, Lamar State College Port Arthur will offer that extra level of critical care clinical experience after being awarded a $196,031 grant from the Texas High Education Coordinating Board. Read More

  • LSCPA to name new facility “Sheila McCarthy Umphrey Industrial Technology Center”

    Sheila Umphrey has spent a lifetime in support of education and community expansion and progress, and her philanthropy has come home to Port Arthur once again.
    Umphrey is making a landmark donation of $500,000 to Lamar State College Port Arthur, the single largest gift of its kind in the school’s more than 100-year history. In response, LSCPA is naming its new Industrial Technology Center the “Sheila McCarthy Umphrey Industrial Technology Center.” Read More

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