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November 16 at 3:25 pm

This week was #InternationalEducationWeek. Students learned about the numerous countries represented on the Bluff through a "living museum" and presentations on study abroad programs. To end the week, students played a few games at Jaguar Lanes. #WeAreSouthern #IEW2018 #HBCU

November 16 at 1:18 pm

To bring awareness to distracted driving, AT&T hosted a virtual reality experience where students can see how it occurs and affects lives. This event was a part of their It Can Wait Campaign. AT&T Louisiana's director of external of affairs, David Aubrey, donated $10,000 to #STEM scholarships to continue the great work being done at the university. #WeAreSouthern #ItCanWait

November 16 at 11:34 am

Today marks 46 years since the horrible 1972 protest shooting that took two of our own, Denver Smith and Leonard Brown. In memory, the Smith-Brown Student Union on campus is named after them. Learn more about their story through the Tell Them We Are Rising documentary directed by Stanley Nelson on Independent Lens | PBS or read about it here: #LestWeForget #WeAreSouthern #HBCU #PBS #TellThemWeAreRising

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