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Just Dance from the Heart:
Faculty Family Gives Back

When you live from your heart, you can do no wrong; and that is just what the couple did in October 2016, when they surprised the schools they love with a generous gift to endow two professorships...

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ACF Donates $100,000 for LSU Health New Orleans Cancer Research

Al Copeland, Jr., CEO and Chairman of the Board of Al Copeland Investments, presented a check in the amount of $100,000 to Dr. Larry Hollier, Chancellor of LSU Health New Orleans, Matthew Altier, President of LSU Health Foundation New Orleans and Dr. Augusto Ochoa, Director of LSU Health New Orleans Stanley S. Scott Cancer Center, at the Second Annual Chicken Jam.
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Entrepreneur Al Copeland:
His Fight Against Cancer Continues

When New Orleans-born restaurateur Al Copeland lost his battle with Merkel Cell Carcinoma in 2008, writer Chris Rose wrote, “It’s impossible not to admire the guy, what he did, how he did it and who he made himself to be. That song “My Way”? Yeah, that was his song...

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The Dean
Who Made a Difference

The bills had piled up and Gus had finally accepted the fact that his dream of entering the nursing profession just wasn’t going to happen. The day he appeared at the door of former Dean Helen Dunn to let her know he was dropping out of nursing school was not a happy one...

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