Campus News

Slave narratives are now available online
September 15, 2015
Have you ever wondered about the thoughts of men and women who were enslaved in America? How did they feel about the forced separation of their families, the brutality of slavery and living with no hope of freedom?
SU Senior shares experience in "The Human Jukebox"
September 11, 2015
Trying out for Southern University’s Marching Band, aka “The Human Jukebox,” has been said by some to be a “humbling experience.” The reputation is that it teaches its members discipline, time management, values and respect.
BASF donates $25K to Southern University’s Career Services Center
September 07, 2015
Baton Rouge, LA -- The BASF Corporation (BASF) donated $25,000 to Southern University’s Career Services Center to sponsor a professional media center for students.
Staff Member Appointed Commissioner for Volunteer Louisiana Commission
September 02, 2015
Baton Rouge, LA – Southern University’s very own, Kristan Gordon, was nominated to serve as commissioner for the Volunteer Louisiana Commission.
White House Initiative selects Southern senior Sally Ross
August 24, 2015
Southern University senior Sally Ross was selected this month as a 2015 HBCU All-Star by the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
High School Day on The Bluff
August 21, 2015
Southern University and A&M College is pleased to invite you to Jaguar Preview-High School Day on the Bluff, Saturday, November 14, 2015 beginning at 9 a.m. in F. G. Clark Activity Center.
SU’s McGuire named Fellow of prestigious scientists group
August 20, 2015
BATON ROUGE, La. - Southern University physics professor, Dr. Stephen C. McGuire was recently selected to be one of 10 inaugural Fellows of a prestigious international group of scientists.
Search Committee set for Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost position
August 19, 2015
The Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Search Committee welcomes and encourages the participation and input of the entire Southern University community in the search for the newly created position of Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost.
Southern University Freshman arrives in her dad's 18-wheeler
August 12, 2015
Quick! Name someone who arrived at his or her college in the cab of an 18-wheeler. You don’t know anyone do you? Well, meet Nia Morine, a freshman from Opelousas High School. Nia arrived at Sunday’s fall 2015 Freshman Convocation in the cab of her father’s truck.