UL Lafayette unveiled a plaque and naming ceremony for the Raymond S. Blanco dean of students suite in the university’s student union.
Blanco worked at the university for 46 years and earned a reputation as a compassionate advocate for students.
Blanco was dean of men, dean of student personnel, and dean of students.
Blanco married former governor Kathleen Babineaux in 1964 and became the state’s first- first gentleman.
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