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SU nursing professor receives national lifetime achievement award
January 19, 2017
Wanda Spurlock, professor, School of Nursing and Allied Health, Southern University Baton Rouge, received the National Black Nurses Association’s (NBNA) Lifetime Achievement Award. The award was presented to Spurlock by NBNA Acadiana Chapter, Saturday, January 14, 2017, in conjunction with the organization’s President’s Scholarship Gala held at the Ramada Inn Convention Center in Lafayette.
SU computer science professor receives $100,000 Apple grant for robotics camp
January 13, 2017
Ebrahim Khosravi, chairman and professor in the SU Baton Rouge (SUBR) Department of Computer science recently received a $100,000 Apple HBCU Faculty Grant for his proposal on Robotics and Sensors Summer Camp.
SU Board installs officers for 2017, welcomes new members
January 06, 2017
The Southern University and A&M College System Board of Supervisors today installed officers for 2017 and held a swearing-in ceremony for newly appointed members during its regular monthly meeting.
SU nursing professor appointed to state Nursing Board
January 05, 2017
Jacqueline J. Hill, associate professor and chair of the Southern University Baton Rouge School of Nursing and Allied Health's Undergraduate Nursing Program, was recently appointed by Governor John Bel Edwards to the Louisiana State Board of Nursing (LSBN).
Trumpet Awards founder and trailblazing broadcasting executive to SU fall grads: ‘Better get on the ball’
December 16, 2016
Magna cum laude graduate Laura Syori, from Gitega, Burundi, was chief student marshal
SU physics professor shares in 2016 Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics
December 08, 2016
As a long-standing contributor to LIGO (Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory), Stephen C. McGuire has been honored as a named recipient of the 2016 Special Breakthrough Prize in Fundamental Physics in the aggregate amount of $3,000,000 for all LIGO founders and contributors in respect of their outstanding achievements.
School of Nursing professor receives Links, ULL alumni award
December 07, 2016
Southern University Baton Rouge School of Nursing professor Sandra Brown was recently recognized as one of the 2016 Louisiana Role Models presented by the Baton Rouge Chapter of The Links, Incorporated at its 11th Annual Jazz Brunch held at the Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel, December 10, 2016.
Through adversity, SU student-athlete rises to graduate ahead of schedule
December 07, 2016
Focused, determined, and resilient are just a few words to describe Southern University Baton Rouge graduating senior Darnesha Moore. The Chicago, Illinois native will be receiving her bachelor of science degree in therapeutic recreation a semester ahead of schedule.
SU to hold Fall 2016 Commencement Ceremony, Dec. 16
December 06, 2016
Civil rights leader and pioneering broadcasting executive Xernona Clayton to deliver commencement address Student-athlete and Burundi native is chief student marshal