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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.
SU Professor Randell Henry to be inducted into Scotlandville HS Alumni Association's Hall of Fame.
August 11, 2015
Southern University’s acclaimed art professor Randell Henry will receive a rare honor this week that he says surpasses the national recognition he has received as a professional artist.
Southern University’s Hospitality Trumps Other Colleges
August 07, 2015
Baton Rouge, La. – Sacramento native, Kendall Banks, left the Golden State to attend Southern University this fall, after touring the campus for the first time.
President-Chancellor Ray Belton welcomes Turkish delegation
July 27, 2015
President-Chancellor Dr. Ray Belton met recently on the Baton Rouge campus with administrators from Bursa Technical University in Bursa, Turkey. The meeting was a goodwill stop by the Turkish delegation to reaffirm its partnership with Southern University on student, faculty and staff exchanges.
President-Chancellor Ray Belton spoke recently at the BR Press Club
July 21, 2015
SU President-Chancellor Dr. Ray Belton spoke on a number of subjects July 20th at the Baton Rouge Press Club.
Alumni President Castille receives ‘Citizen Lawyer Award’
July 20, 2015
Southern University’s National Alumni Federation President Preston J. Castille, Jr. has been selected as a recipient of the Louisiana State Bar Association’ “Citizen Lawyer Award.”
SU art professor’s artwork recognized by NY Times critic
July 16, 2015
Dreams do come true, just ask Randell Henry. Henry, associate professor of art at Southern, recently had one of his paintings chosen by New York Times lead art critic as her favorite work in the New York exhibition, “60 Americans.”