Around Baton Rouge for Nov. 19, 2012


LATTA/LASFAC: 10:30 a.m. The Louisiana Tuition Trust Authority will meet first followed by the Louisiana Student Financial Assistance Commission meeting. For information, call (225) 219-7598.


BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB: Noon, De La Ronde Hall, 320 Third St. Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne will discuss his recent economic development and cultural mission in Europe. Additionally, he will discuss recent and upcoming bicentennial activities, the Super Bowl and other tourism matters. Lunch, which is served at 11:30 a.m., is $12 for members and $15 for nonmembers.

SU LAW CENTER FEDERALIST SOCIETY FALL SPEAKER SERIES: 4:30 p.m., Room 130 of A.A. Lenoir Hall, Southern University campus. Deroy Murdock, Media Fellow at the Hoover Institute on War, Revolution, and Peace, will give a lecture titled “From Memphis to Motown: How Black and White Musicians Helped Kill Jim Crow.” The lecture is part of the Southern University Law Center Federalist Society’s fall speaker series. The National Black Law Students Association and the Sports and Entertainment Law Association will co-host the talk. For information, email

SPILL: 7:30 p.m., Studio Theatre, Music and Dramatic Arts Building, corner of Dalrymple and Infirmary drives, LSU campus. “Spill” is a play and visual installation by Leigh Fondakowski and Reeva Wortel that is inspired by the aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon/BP oil spill. For information, call (225) 578-9277.