Southern University to observe its annual Founders' Day, March 9
March 02, 2016
Former astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison will pay tribute to former SU students who helped integrate NASA. Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR), March 9, 2016, will host its 136th Founders’ Day with a series of activities commemorating its history and honoring former STEM trailblazers.
SU professor earns authorship on historic LIGO gravity wave detection paper
February 22, 2016
Stephen C. McGuire, Southern University Baton Rouge professor of physics, is a co-author on the publication reporting the first direct detection of gravitational waves.
SUBR MBA team places 2nd in annual Diversity Summit Case Competition
February 15, 2016
The Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR) MBA team took second place at the 2016 Institute for Supply Management (ISM) Annual Diversity Summit Case Competition in New Orleans, February 12, 2016.
SU Quiz Bowl Team sweeps at National Qualifying Tournament
February 12, 2016
Southern University Baton Rouge’s National Quiz Bowl Team, Saturday, February 6, 2016, successfully competed in the National Qualifying Tournament for the 2016 Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC) National Competition, hosted by Prairie View A&M University.
Gravitational Waves Detected 100 Years after Einstein's Prediction
February 11, 2016
LIGO opens new window on the Universe with observation of Gravitational Waves from Colliding Black Holes. SU grad at the helm of control room during discovery of historical astrophysics event.
SU Urban Forestry Program granted SAF accreditation candidacy status
February 03, 2016
Baton Rouge, La. – The Southern University Baton Rouge Urban Forestry Program was recently granted initial candidacy for accreditation by the Society of American Foresters (SAF).
SU Counseling Center re-accredited, provides vital services to student
February 02, 2016
Baton Rouge, La. – The Southern University Baton Rouge Counseling Center (SUCC) was recently re-accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services, Inc. (IACS), an Alexandria, Virginia-based organization of United States, Canadian, and Australian counseling agencies.
SU professor speaks at national physics teachers association meeting
January 28, 2016
Stephen C. McGuire, professor of physics, Southern University Baton Rouge, recently gave an invited presentation on the 10‐year local partnership in science education between the University and the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO).