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SU professor, John Warner Smith publishes poetry collection
December 17, 2014
John Warner Smith, a Southern University adjunct professor, recently published a poetry collection titled “A Mandala of Hands.”
Southern University among top 10 HBCUs, says NICHE.com
December 17, 2014
NICHE.com, an education ranking website, has selected Southern University and A&M College as the 10th best among Historically Black Colleges and Universities.
Jamaal Martin led the 2014 graduating class as the Chief Student Marshal
December 12, 2014
When Southern University Jaguar defensive back Jamaal Ali Martin decided to be the best he could be academically, he never had a vision of being anything other than a very good college student. "It was solely to prove everybody who doubted me, or counted me out, wrong," Martin says. "Now I can say 'I told you so.'"
SU alum Crystal Williams Gordon wins national teacher award
December 08, 2014
On Dec. 3, SU alum and Baton Rouge high school biology teacher, Crystal Williams Gordon was acknowledged in The Advocate newspaper for winning the Horace Mann Award for Teaching Excellence.
Lane Williams named Tom Joyner Hercules Scholar
December 01, 2014
Southern University Lane Williams, a sophomore physics major, was named Tom Joyner's Hercules Scholar on Thursday, Nov. 27 during "The Tom Joyner Morning Show" and will receive a $1,500 scholarship.
Southern visits Barbados’ college fair
November 24, 2014
A representative from Southern University’s Center for International and Continuing Education attended a college fair in Bridgewater, Barbados on November 18, the result of being invited by government officials from the Caribbean country.
SU's SNA organization raises over $1,000 for cancer survivors
November 20, 2014
The Southern University Student Nursing Association (SNA) presented a $1,015 check to the Mary Bird Perkins-Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center to support the breast cancer survivorship program.