Scientists study "Life's First Feeling" by examining the biological bases
of babies' facial expressions and charting the stages in their emotional
development. The hour includes visits to research facilities where infants
reactions to stimuli are monitored.
LSSU's dedicated three-story fire lab made all the difference to Brian Applegate.
"Our certification training classes offered real situations," Brian says. Students practice victim search techniques while controlling and extinguishing fires. Applegate says his favorite exercise was the live fire flashover simulation. "We saw how fires evolved as they burned," he says. "It’s as close as you can get to the real thing."