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SU senior wins 2nd place at the 33rd Annual Bayou Classic Essay Writing Contest
December 12, 2017
Nathan Morrison, a senior mechanical engineering major, wins second place in the 33rd Annual Bayou Classic Scholarship Essay Writing Contest sponsored by the Louisiana Legislative Black Caucus (LLBC).
College of Nursing and Allied Health junior earns RN scholarship
December 06, 2017
SU Baton Rouge junior nursing student Melanie Walker is the recipient of 2017-2018 Dr. Constance Smith Hendricks RN Scholarship awarded by the Psi Phi Chapter of Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc.
SU Nursing student receives nursing scholarship from nursing alumna
December 04, 2017
Enjoli Courtney, a graduating senior nursing student in the College of Nursing and Allied Health is the recipient of the Fall 2017 P. Morgan Nursing Scholarship awarded by Patrice Walker, a Spring 1995 Southern University School of Nursing alumna.
Southern University and A&M College among 43 Teacher Prep Programs Recognized for National Excellence in Educator Prep
November 29, 2017
The Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) announced November 27, that Southern University and A&M College is one of 43 providers from 22 states and the District of Columbia to receive accreditation for their educator preparation programs.
SU Honors College staff, student elected NAAAHP officers
November 29, 2017
Southern University program associate and recruiter for the Dolores Margaret Richard Spikes Honors College, Eric G. Pugh was elected as the new national vice president for the National Association of African American Honors Program (NAAAHP).
SU Mass Communications professor receives professional fellowships
November 22, 2017
Southern University mass communication professor, Darrell Roberson, has been selected National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) Faculty Fellowship recipient for the January 2018 NATPE Marketplace and Conference in Miami Beach, Florida.
SU honors dean and distinguished physics professor receives major scholarship and mentoring grant
November 03, 2017
For the third year, Diola Bagayoko, dean of the Dolores Margaret Richard Spikes Honors College and distinguished professor of physics, has received a grant of more than $250,000 from the National Science Foundation (NSF), through the Louisiana Board of Regents.
TMCF provides full experience for SU students
November 03, 2017
During the last week in October, a group of scholars from Southern University Baton Rouge attended the 2017 Leadership Institute in Washington, D.C. The event is described as a power-packed four-day conference that prepares carefully selected students from the 47 publicly supported Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) to compete in today’s very competitive global workforce.
SU Nursing Professor receives highest international honor as a 2017 New Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing
October 17, 2017
Sandra Chaisson Brown, professor, College of Nursing and Allied Health, was recently inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing. The induction was held in at the Marriott Marquis hotel in Washington, DC, October 7, 2017, in conjunction with the 2017 Transforming Health, Driving Policy Conference.
SU professor a contributor to the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics
October 13, 2017
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017 to Rainer Weiss (LIGO/Virgo Collaboration), Barry C. Barish (LIGO/Virgo Collaboration), and Kip S. Thorne (LIGO/Virgo Collaboration), "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves."