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LSU Leadership Conference (1989)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1989-12-22

Duration: 00:05:48

Subjects: Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.)


  • Collins, Robert Host
  • Nachman, Karen Reporter
  • Brathwaite, Jorge-Antonio Interviewee
  • Thornton, James Interviewee
  • Rivera, Oscar Interviewee
  • Camargo, Maria Interviewee
  • Neret, Eddie Interviewee
  • McEwen, Beryl Interviewee
  • Lamey, Jonathan Interviewee


This segment from the December 22, 1989, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Karen Nachman’s report on an 18-day leadership conference at Louisiana State University (LSU) in Baton Rouge for more than 200 students from Latin American and Caribbean countries. She interviews: Jorge-Antonio Brathwaite of Panama; James Thornton, executive director; Oscar Rivera of Bolivia; Maria Camargo of Peru; Eddie Neret of Nicaragua; Beryl McEwen of Jamaica; and Jonathan Lamey of Jamaica. Host: Robert Collins