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."
Campus All-Star Quiz Bowl Challenge starts journey to national contest
November 09, 2016
More than 48 students competed in a preliminary quiz bowl competition sponsored by the Southern University Dolores Magaret Richards Spikes Honors College, October 26, 2016, in the Royal Cotillion Ballroom in the Smith-Brown Memorial Student Union.
SUBR professor receives DOE/NNSA funding for research
November 03, 2016
Southern University Distinguished Professor of Physics Diola Bagayoko was awarded a $175,000 research grant from the United States Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA). This project is a part of the work of the Consortium for Materials and Energies Security (CMaES) led by Florida A&M University.
SU nursing professor inducted in American Academy of Nursing 2016 Class of New Fellows
October 25, 2016
Southern University School of Nursing professor Wanda Spurlock, was recently inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing. The induction ceremony was held at the Marquis Marriott Hotel in Washington, DC, October 22, 2016, in conjunction with the Academy’s 2016 policy conference, “Transforming Health, Driving Policy.”
California native to reign over SU Homecoming 2016
October 20, 2016
Corinne Vaughn, a senior majoring in political science from Stockton, California was officially crowned Miss Southern University and A&M College during a coronation Wednesday, October 19, 2016, in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.
SU associate dean receives volunteer activist award
October 19, 2016
Southern University’s own Doze Butler accepted a Baton Rouge Area Volunteer Activists (BRAVA) award November 4, 2016, at the Renaissance Hotel. Butler, is the associate dean of the College of Agricultural, Family and Consumer Sciences, a position she has held since 2013. Butler has worked at Southern Since 2001.
SU Homecoming Art Exhibition honors alum, former SUSLA art chairman
October 17, 2016
On display in the Visual Arts Gallery in Frank Hayden Hall at Southern University Baton Rouge is the 8th Annual Homecoming Art Exhibition. The exhibit features works from seven members of the Roosevelt Daniel Art Guild. The Guild is group of artists from Shreveport who studied with and is paying tribute to the late professor Roosevelt Daniel. Daniel was the founding chairman of the Fine Arts Program at Southern University Shreveport (SUSLA).
SUS faculty, students get access to free digital textbooks and open education resources
September 02, 2016
The Southern University System (SUS) announces the recent launch of the Southern University Open Online Library for Education (SUOL) http://www.suol4ed.org/, the first of several diverse components of Southern University’s Affordable Learning Solutions (AL$) initiative, created in partnership with California State University (CSU) and the Multimedia Education Resources for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT).