Nicholls geomatics program receives $5,000 from Apache

Apache Louisiana Minerals LLC donated $5,000 in discretionary-use funds to the geomatics program at Nicholls State University on Monday, Nov. 14.

Pictured from left are Dr. John Doucet, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences; Dr. Balaji Ramachandran, associate professor, interim head of the Department of Applied Sciences, geomatics program coordinator and Contractor’s Educational Trust Fund Endowed Professor; Timothy J. Allen, professional land surveyor and general manager of Apache Louisiana Minerals LLC; Dr. David Boudreaux, vice president for institutional advancement at Nicholls; and Larry Howell, executive vice president at Nicholls. The geomatics program, which prepares students for careers as land surveyors, construction surveyors, mappers and planners, is one of a kind in Louisiana. For additional information about the program – accredited by the Applied Science Accreditation Commission at ABET111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, Md., 21202-4012, telephone: (410) 347-7700 – go to

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