Monroe — Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northeast Louisiana partners with The Brave & Beautiful, Inc. to host The Brave & Beautiful workshop for teen girls Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Saul Adler Community Center in Monroe. This interactive life-skills workshop brings young ladies from Northeast Louisiana together and serves as a forum to identify issues, share ideas and learn techniques that can be applied for real change.
The Tour de Goodwill is almost here. Cyclists from all over the South are invited to participate in the annual Tour de Goodwill on Oct. 15. in support of Goodwill Industries® of North Louisiana.
The Tour de Goodwill supports Goodwill's Workforce Development Programs that serve thousands of people with disabilities and other barriers to employment each year. In 2010, Goodwill placed 715 people in jobs within the community.
The Quadrennial Physics Congress (PhysCon) 2012 has honored Lee Sawyer, the Charles and Newelyn Spruell Distinguished Professor of Physics at Louisiana Tech University, with its prestigious Sigma Pi Sigma Award for Outstanding Service.