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SU Fall 2016 top grad encouraged by parents on journey to SU, and to her dreams
December 06, 2016
The top graduate for Southern University’s Fall 2016 Commencement, Laura Syori, was born in Gitega, Burundi, a small country in East Africa about the size of Maryland. Syori, who is graduating magna cum laude, with a bachelor of science in biology from
Thurgood Marshall College fund leadership institute provides opportunities for HBCU Students
December 05, 2016
Annually, HBCU students from across the country are selected via application process, to participate in the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) Leadership Institute. The leadership institute conference is geared towards educating and facilitating HBCU students’ transition from college to the workforce. This year marked the 16th annual conference, held from November 18 - 22, in Washington D.C.
Slave narratives available on SU John B. Cade Library’s website
December 04, 2016
The Southern University John B. Cade Library invites the community to check out a collection of original slave literature entitled, Opinions Regarding Slavery: Slave Narratives. 1822-1865. The collection is an original manuscript created by former professor and dean John B. Cade Sr., who the Southern University Library is named after.
SU Educational Leadership & Policy Studies meet with supervisors for internship opportunities for students
December 02, 2016
The Educational Leadership and Policy Studies in the SU School of Education held its Practicum and Intern Site Supervisor Orientation and Training Meeting, Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, on the Baton Rouge campus.
Southern University System, LCTCS announce Pathway Scholarship
December 01, 2016
Southern University System (SUS) and the Louisiana Community and Technical College System (LCTCS) announced Wednesday, Nov. 30th the LCTCS/SUS Pathway Scholarship, an annual transfer scholarship worth up to $1,500 annually for active Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society student members who wish to transfer to either Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR) or Southern University New Orleans (SUNO) upon completion of an associate's degree at an LCTCS college. Students who meet the LCTCS/SUS Pathway Scholarship Transfer guidelines will be guaranteed admission to SUBR or SUNO after completing an application to the college.
SU Jaguars reign in national, intellectual competition
November 19, 2016
Southern University and A& M College (SUBR) participated in the National African-American Association of Honors Programs Conference, October 29-November 1, 2016, in Nashville, Tennessee. Thirty-one Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU's) were represented.
SU urban forestry professor honored with USDA Excellence in Teaching Award
November 19, 2016
Zhu H. Ning, professor, Urban Forestry and Natural Resources Department in the College of Agriculture, Southern University, Baton Rouge, was honored with the United States Department of Agriculture Excellence in College and University Teaching Award, November 13, 2016, in Austin Texas, during the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) annual meeting.
Indian Students Association invites you to SANGAMAM 2016, Nov. 18, 2016
November 17, 2016
The Indian Students Association is hosting SANGAMAM 2016 on Friday, Nov. 18 from 6-9 p.m. in the University Event Center.
SU honors college program associate selected NAAAHP national secretary
November 10, 2016
Southern University program associate and recruiter for the Dolores Margaret Richard Spikes Honors College, Eric G. Pugh, was selected as the new national secretary for the National Association of African Honors Programs (NAAAHP). This year's NAAAHP conference was held in Nashville, Tennessee from October 29 - November 2, 2016. The theme for this year's conference was "Celebrating 25 Sterling Years of Academic Distinction."