Southern University System to hold Statewide Town Hall Tour
The Southern University System will host its Statewide Town Hall Tour, "Transforming the Southern System: From Good to Great" starting in Baton Rouge on August 8 and ending in New Orleans on August 19.
The "Reform and Renewal Agenda" that was reflected in the Transformation Plans approved by the Board of Supervisors in June charts a new and exciting path for Southern. SU System President Ronald Mason Jr. will share the agenda during the town hall meetings.
The tour kicks off at 6 p.m., Aug. 8, in A.W. Mumford Stadium on the Southern University campus in Baton Rouge.
The other dates and locations include:
Saturday, Aug. 10 at Noon - Monroe
Clarion Inn & Suites Canal Room, 1051 Hwy. 165 (Martin Luther King. Jr. Drive.) Contact Dilcie Green at 313-506-2529.
Aug. 10 at 5 p.m. - Shreveport
Southern University's Museum of Art, 610 Texas St.
Contact E. Jean Ware at 318-518-5293.
Sunday, Aug. 11 at 2:30 p.m. - Lake Charles
Zion Tabernacle Baptist Church, 910 North Shattuck St.
Contact Walter Guidry at 337-515-2071.
Aug. 11 at 6 p.m. - Lafayette
Contact John Broussard at 337-298-1588.
Monday, Aug. 12 at 6 p.m. - Franklin
Winan United Methodist Church, 622 18th Ave.
Contact: Jackie Tate, Washington Parish at 985-515-0515; Melva Lee, St. Tammany Parish, 985-643-6891; or Dr. Leslie Mabry, Tangipahoa Parish at 985-748-6454.
Monday, Aug. 19 at 11 a.m. - New Orleans
Southern University New Orleans Conference Center
Contact Barry Harrison at 504-874-1137 or Bessie Vaughn at 504-259-4398.