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Dec. 17 Deadline for Ms. LSUA Applications

Released: 11/11/2009

Applications for the 50th annual Ms. LSU Alexandria Pageant will be accepted through Dec. 17, announced pageant coordinator Kathryn Wimmert. The pageant, whose winner receives a $1,000 scholarship, will be held April 17.

The Ms. LSUA contest is open to any part- or full-time female student who has completed at least 12 college credit hours with a minimum 2.5 grade point average. Participants also must be an active member of an LSUA student organization. Participants compete in casual and evening wear categories and are interviewed about their platform topics.

Applications are available from the Office of Student Services in the Student Union. Additional information is available at 473-6545 or kwimmert@lsua.edu.

Wimmert and Jamie Funderburk of Woodworth, the reigning Ms. LSUA, will be available to answer questions about the pageant from noon-1 p.m. Nov. 16-20 on the walkway between the Student Center and campus bookstore.