Mumford, Jackson to be inducted into Black College Football Hall of Fame
November 01, 2018
Almost 60 years after he coached his final game, Arnett “Ace” Mumford is to be inducted into the Black College Football Hall of Fame. The legendary Southern University coach joins six other HBCU greats to be inducted into the Hall’s 10th class since its creation in 2009, including fellow Jaguar Rich “Tombstone” Jackson.
Southern’s nursing and online learning programs ranked among the most affordable in Louisiana
October 30, 2018
Recently released rankings by research firms list several Southern University Baton Rouge(SUBR) programs among those offering the best value in the state.
Join us for our fall Jaguar Preview Day on November 10
October 19, 2018
Southern University Baton Rouge is gearing up for its fall "Jaguar Preview." The event, which gives high school students and their families an up-close-and-personal Southern experience, will be held Saturday, Nov. 10.
John Alleyne Exhibit starts coming to Hayden Hall Art Gallery
October 18, 2018
Community Service and Benefits Fair provides volunteer opportunities, valuable resources
October 18, 2018
On Wednesday, Southern University faculty, staff and students engaged with several community organizations and received valuable Human Resources information at the inaugural Community Service and Benefits Fair held in the Smith-Brown Memorial Student Union. The event was sponsored by the Office of External Affairs, Division of Student Affairs, Center for Service Learning, and the Department of Human Resources.
Southern University Human Jukebox and Dancing Dolls to perform during Saints vs. Falcons game on Thanksgiving Day
October 18, 2018
BATON ROUGE, La — A frequent invited guest of the New Orleans Saints, the Southern University Human Jukebox and Fabulous Dancing Dolls will perform during halftime as the Saints face the Atlanta Falcons on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 22. This rematch between the Saints and Falcons in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome is one of the most anticipated games of the NFL season, as the Saints were victorious over the Falcons in Atlanta in September.
Ten students selected to attend exclusive leadership institute conference
October 12, 2018
The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) selected 10 students from Southern University A&M College to attend the 18th Annual Leadership Institute (LI) conference presented by Wells Fargo. This event is one of the largest, most exclusive, talent and development recruiting conferences for students attending Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), and Predominately Black Institutions (PBIs).
Mechanical engineering students receive $5,000 scholarships from BASF
October 09, 2018
Recently, Alasiah Floyd and Darrell Moses, Jr., mechanical engineering students, each received $2,500 scholarships from BASF. This annual scholarship program is part of BASF’s education outreach and workforce development efforts in Louisiana.
School of Nursing professor inducted as a fellow into the Academy of Nursing Education of the National League for Nursing
October 08, 2018
Wanda Spurlock, a Southern University School of Nursing professor, was recently inducted as a fellow into the Academy of Nursing Education of the National League for Nursing (NLN). The induction was recently held at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago in conjunction with the 2018 NLN Education Summit which celebrated the 125th Anniversary of the organization. Spurlock joins the academy’s elite group of fellows representing nursing schools and programs across the United States.
"JagWars" homecoming served as a reunion for alumni classes and organizations
October 05, 2018
Homecoming 2018 was filled with food, fun, and memories. Students, employees, alumni, and the community gathered on the Bluff for a jam packed week, including concerts, exhibits, and reunions. If you missed this year's festivities, take a look out at our recap gallery.