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1/21/2014 SUBR centennial celebration Save the Dates
The Southern University Baton Rouge campus is celebrating its 100th year located on Scott's Bluff. The Centennial Steering Committee has planned several exciting events to celebrate this significant milestone.

7/1/2014 41st Annual Bayou Classic Ticket Promotion, July 1-31
The Bayou Classic recently announced a special deal to commemorate the Bayou Classic's 41st anniversary. Get 4 Bayou Classic Tickets for Only $41.

7/27/2014 'Inside the SU System' radio show, July 27
Tune in for the "Inside the Southern University System" radio show on Downtown Radio 97.7.

The Southern University System (SUS) radio show airs on Clear Channel Media and Entertainment's Downtown 97.7 FM on Sunday mornings from 7 a.m. to 8 a.m.

7/29/2014 SUSLA schedules 'Back to Jag Day' for former students, July 29
Southern University Shreveport will host "Back to Jag Day" July 29, 2014, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., on the main campus in the Jessie Stone Lecture Hall for former students who wish to re-enroll.

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5/8/2014 SU System Bulletin on summer schedule
The SU System Bulletin is on a summer publication schedule. The online newsletter will be published biweekly until August 29, 2014.

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6/26/2014 SUBR welcomes students for fall classes that begin August 18
Interested students are invited to join the Jaguar Nation August 18, 2014, in Baton Rouge on the beautiful campus of Southern University and A&M College. Great programs from nursing to engineering to business to education to the sciences are waiting. Student enjoy a fun and exciting campus atmosphere that includes social and educational events and a front row seat to the see the world famous Human Jukebox Marching Band.

6/30/2014 SU System Board of Supervisors appoints acting chancellor for BR campus
The Southern University System Board of Supervisors, June 30, 2014, appointed Flandus McClinton Jr., acting chancellor for Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR).
McClinton will lead the main campus of the five-campus SU System until a permanent chancellor is hired to fill the position. He replaces Jim Llorens whose contract ended June 30.

6/30/2014 SU, BRCC agree on student transfer to SU's Computer Science program
Southern University has entered into an agreement with Baton Rouge Community College to facilitate transfer of BRCC students who want to earn a bachelor's degree in computer science after completing their associate degree.

Witnessing the signing included Verjanis Peoples, vice chancellor for academic affairs, Patrick Carriere, associate dean of the College of Engineering, former SUBR chancellor James L. Llorens, and Brandy Tyson-Polk, chair of the Technology Department at BRCC. -Photo John Oubre, SU Office of Media Relations and Publications

7/1/2014 SU System Foundation launches 'Million Dollar March'
The Southern University System Foundation launched a 90-day viral fundraising campaign "Million Dollar March" July 1, 2014, at Mayberry Dinning Hall Magnolia Room on the Baton Rouge campus of Southern University. Alumni, students, board members, staff, and faculty volunteers were in attendance at the campaign launch.

7/1/2014 Students selected for Honore' Center 2014 cohort
Eight New Orleans-area students have been selected for the third cohort of young men accepted into the Honore' Center for Undergraduate Student Achievement (CUSA) a pilot project for African-American male development established by the Southern University and A&M College System and located on the SUNO campus.

7/2/2014 SUBR professor receives $71,000 for summer research project
Southern University System Distinguished Professor of Physics, Dr. Diola Bagayoko has received a $71,000 federal grant to supplement a two-year-old, successful research project.

The grant, from the United States Department of Energy (DOE), National Nuclear Security Administration, is awarded to Southern to engage students in fuel cell and catalysts research.

Pictured (left to right) are student researchers Ga'Brielle Muhammad, Vernita Adkins, and Jarred Hayes.

7/8/2014 Three Southern nursing students win national scholarships
Three Southern University College of Nursing and Allied Health students won scholarships in recent national competitions.

Pictured (from left) are Porche Wilson, Terrelle Foster, and Darnell Caldwell. - Photo John Oubre, SU Office of Media Relations and Publications.

7/10/2014 SUNO receives grant from TFL
Southern University New Orleans recently received a $15,000 Community Advocacy grant from the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living (TFL).

7/12/2014 Edward Pratt: Student beats big odds for dreams
7/13/2014 HBCU Digest honors 10 from the SWAC
7/15/2014 Harvey street renamed for education pioneer
7/16/2014 Healthy Corner Store Program helping BR businesses offer healthier options
7/16/2014 SU's OC Chad Germany emphasizes quarterback play
7/16/2014 Celebrity waiters
7/16/2014 Southern University, BRCC ramp up efforts to increase number of computer science students to meet IBM demands
7/17/2014 Southern University hopes washed out road gets finished by start of fall semester
7/17/2014 Governor demands repairs on collapsed road at SU
7/17/2014 Jindal orders work to begin on Southern's washed-out road
7/18/2014 Southern in the spotlight at SWAC media day
7/18/2014 Innovation is Key to Staying Competitive
7/19/2014 Rabalais: The ring's the thing for Southern, which will aim for another
7/19/2014 SWAC media day: Jaguars put 6 on all-conference teams
7/19/2014 SWAC media day: Four downs
7/19/2014 SWAC media days: Best of the best
7/19/2014 Former Southern baseball standout Frazier Hall still chasing the dream
7/19/2014 Southern University football picked to successfully defend Southwestern Athletic Conference title
7/19/2014 Southern University coach Dawson Odums expects big season despite a new QB
7/19/2014 Southern picked to win the SWAC West
7/19/2014 Six Jaguars make SWAC preseason football teams
7/19/2014 Southern, Alabama State favorites in SWAC
7/19/2014 SWAC releases 2014 preseason All-SWAC football team
7/19/2014 SWAC Media Day has plenty of style -- and one-liners
7/21/2014 Emergency repair work begins on washed-out road on Southern campus
7/23/2014 Avery Johnson, others headed into Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame
7/1/2014 SU 365Jaguar Orientation first stop for new students, parents
7/3/2014 Volunteers reaching out to future Jaguars
7/10/2014 Students in SU business camp hold marketplace
7/14/2014 SULC E-news (July 14-27, 2014)
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8/1/2012 SU System Foundation 1880 Society
Fifteen charter members in the fall of 2011 established a new giving society with the potential to generate $1 million annually for the University. The 1880 Society is a cumulative giving initiative where individuals make multi-year pledges to support the University. The goal is to have 1,000 individuals give at least $1,000 per year.

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