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 Mr. Malik Smith-Recruiter

   Mr. Malik Smith                                                           

Southern University A&M College

Office of Admissions & Recruitment

Contact Mr. Malik Smith:

Southern University A&M College

Bachelor of Science: Political Science

Baton Rouge, LA

High School:
McKinley High School

Writing Poetry, Watching Movies, & Collecting International Water Bottles  

Activities During College:

Student Government Association, Speech & Debate Society, & Executive Committee (Member At-Large) on Dining Services, Employee Intake, & Food Pantry. 

Fun Fact:

My favorite sports team is the New Orleans Saints and my favorite movie is August Rush. 

What do you feel is special about Southern?

The atmosphere, Southern University becomes a part of you the longer you inhabit it. It is truly a one in a million experience, the best 4 years of my life. 

Why do you think students should choose to attend Southern?

Simple, they realize that college is more than fun, parties, and games; it’s hard work. Southern prepares students for the real world after college. It is not always easy but it is necessary. 

Favorite Quote:

“The World is full of good people, if you cannot find one, be one.” 


Mr. Mark Young-Recruiter

Southern University A&M College

Office of Admissions & Recruitment

Contact Mr. Mark Young:

Education: M.A. Mass Communications, Southern University and A&M College

Education: B.A. Journalism, Southern University and A&M College

Hometown: Plaquemine, LA

High School: Brusly High School

Hobbies: Golf and traveling

During College: During College, as a Journalism major I was a member of the campus newspaper staff as a sports editor and reporter. I was a photographer of the yearbook staff.

Fun: My four years of undergraduate days at Southern were the most fun days of my life. I met people from all over the country and different parts of the world and experienced things far beyond the local community I grew up in.

What’s special: One of the special things about Southern, is the nurturing environment. Faculty and staff are in place to support students as they journey through the university.

Why Southern: Southern University is an outstanding institution of higher education that provides excellent opportunities for students to grow, develop and launch their careers. Southern is a comprehensive institution that offers academic opportunities in a wide range field of study.