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SU SYSTEM EVENTS
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9/21/2014 'Inside the SU System' radio show, September 21
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.

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.

9/17/2014 SUBR Fall 2014 Career Fair, September 17
The Southern University Baton Rouge Office of Career Services will host its 2014 Fall Career and Teacher Job Fair, Wednesday, September 17, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

9/21/2014 SUBR Homecoming kicks off with 'Jags Get Fit 5K Run/Walk,' September 21
Southern University will host its first "Jags Get Fit 5K Run/Walk" on Sunday, September 21, 2014, from 2 p.m. - 6 p.m., on the Baton Rouge campus.

SU SYSTEM CALENDAR
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2/11/2011 SU System-wide events calendar
SU SYSTEM NEWS
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9/8/2014 Breakfast kicks off Capital Area United Way Campaign at SUBR
Capital Area United Way President/CEO  Darrin Goss Sr. was speaker at a breakfast in the Magnolia Room of Mayberry Dining Hall at Southern University Baton Rouge, September 8, 2014, to kick off the University's fundraising campaign for the local office of the national non-profit organization.

8/26/2014 Jaguars set for new scoreboard
Daktronics of Brookings, South Dakota, has partnered with SU Baton Rouge and the Southern University System Foundation to install a new LED video display at A. W. Mumford Stadium in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, for Jaguars football games. The October slated installation will feature the latest in LED technology.


8/30/2014 Lady Knights play well At Belhaven Volleyball Classic
The Lady Knights beat three out of four teams at the Belhaven Classic volleyball tournament August 29-30  in Jackson, Miss.

2014-2015 Lady Knights Volleyball Team standing from left, Edrielle Barrow, Nestaze' Bailey, Adriana "Niko" Titonea, Jana Reininghaus, Milica "Meci" Golubovic, Dh'creeion Glapion, Shannon and Jones, Kiara Freeman. Front row from left, Jenny Pham, Stephanie Buhl, Christal "KK” Hollins, and Ana Privrat.  - Photo SUNO Web.

9/5/2014 National HBCU art show exhibit officially opens
Southern University held a reception September 5, 2014, to officially open the National Alliance of Artists from HBCUs Annual Conference of Juried Exhibition in the Visual Arts Gallery in Frank Hayden Hall.

The event, part of the University’s Centennial Celebration, attracted more than 200 people including many of the artists from historically black colleges and universities around the country. The art includes paintings, original prints, ceramics, sculptures, mixed media, and collages. The exhibition, free and open to the public, runs through October 30, 2014.

Pictured is artist and SU art professor Randall Henry with students during opening reception for the National Alliance of Artists from HBCUs Annual Conference of Juried Exhibition at SU.

9/10/2014 Southern becomes 1st HBCU selected for internationalization lab group
Southern University has become the first Historically Black College to be named to the American Council on Education's 12th International Laboratory Cohort.

Pictured are Francesca Mellieon-Williams, project director in the Office of Research and Strategic Initiatives and Kristan Gordon, assistant to the Dean of the Center for International Education, who will lead on-campus effort for ACE internationalization lab group cohort. - Photo SU Media Relations


9/12/2014 SU Ag Center Back-to-School Summit encouraging to youth
The Southern University Ag Center, September 11, 2014, welcomed students, faculty, and staff from schools in Acadia, Allen, Avoyelles, Evangeline, Lafayette, Pointe Coupee, St. Landry, St. Martin, and Vermillion Parishes to its 14th Back-to-School Summit for eight graders at the Blackham Coliseum in Lafayette.  The event themed "Healthy Actions Produce Positive Youth" featured Danna Andrus "Dr. Truth" (pictured) serving as keynote speaker.

9/16/2014 SU Lab School 6th graders have successful 'egg-periment'
SU Laboratory School six-grade students recently got an up close and fun look at engineering, mathematics, team work, physics, and money thanks to volunteers from the Raytheon Company.

Picutured is Raytheon volunteer Charlie Dean demonstrating an egg drop experiment to SU Lab School sixth-graders. - Photo Naville Oubre III

9/12/2014 SU professor spends summer around the world
Over the summer Southern University Baton Rouge's Joao Paulo Casarotti, assistant professor of piano and piano pedagogy and coordinator of keyboard, spent time traveling the globe to perform, teach, present lectures and recruit students to Southern's music program.

Pictured is Casarotti with students at a Y.M.C.A in Taiwan prior to performing a concert, "Make the World a Better Place." - Photo Joao Paulo Casarotti

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.

9/12/2014 SU's Cade library going through nearly $2 million in repairs
Crews have begun work on $1.9 million in repairs and renovations at Southern University Baton Rouge's John B. Cade Library. The library received considerable wind and water damage during Hurricane Gustav in 2008.

Gustav damaged all of the floors, except the first floor in the 154,000-square-foot library. Windows were blown out or dislodged, resulting in water soaked carpets and other water-related damage, said Emma Perry, dean of libraries. - Photo Naville Oubre III

9/3/2014 SU, Genesis Energy create $100,000 scholarship fund
The Southern University System Foundation and the SUBR College of Business and College of Engineering and Computer Science recently partnered with Genesis Energy to create a $100,000 scholarship fund for SU students. The scholarship seeks to encourage students to explore opportunities in their chosen fields of study and to develop a relationship with Genesis Energy. Five students from the Southern University College of Business are among this year's recipients.

Pictured is Genesis Scholars from the Southern University College of Business with Drew Ratcliff (center) Genesis public and government affairs specialist. Seated left to right: Martina Malone and Michael Whiten; Standing left to right: Donovan Jackson, Samantha Flemming, and Damien Parker.

8/26/2014 SUBR receives $250K award for global water research with Africa
Southern University Baton Rouge's Patrick Mensah has been honored twice in recent weeks for his efforts in the area of engineering.

Mensah, a professor in the College of Engineering and Computer Science, is one of 33 scholars who were named fellows and chosen to assist in developing an engineering curriculum at Ashesi University in Ghana, Africa.

8/25/2014 SUS awarded USDA Grant
The Southern University System recently received a $42,500 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture to provide technical business training in rural communities throughout the state. The U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded $212,500 in grants to support workforce training in Louisiana.

SU SYSTEM NEWS LINKS
Datewww.sus.edu
9/13/2014 As Keith Morgan conducts Southern's Human Jukebox, he knows practice makes perfect
9/6/2014 Baton Rouge tailgating on game day
9/7/2014 Breaking down the Southern University-Central Methodist game - Video
9/7/2014 Former Ram Aeneas Williams now tending a flock in Ferguson
9/10/2014 JJ Walker makes his Southern debut
9/13/2014 Loves 'being able to share the Gospel'
Former Southern University athlete shares God's love in Missouri
9/6/2014 LSU, Southern fans getting ready for home openers Saturday
9/12/2014 NFL Hall of Famer Aeneas Williams hosting fundraiser
9/10/2014 Podcast: Five minutes with Southern coach Dawson Odums
9/17/2014 Podcast: Five Minutes With Southern Coach Dawson Odums
9/6/2014 Powerful running game propels Southern over Central Methodist 56-14
9/12/2014 Southern building the O-line (Video)

9/6/2014 Southern faces unknown in Central Methodist in home opener
9/17/2014 Southern Lab students learn science from defense contractor
9/7/2014 Southern offensive line has dominant night against Central Methodist
9/10/2014 Southern offensive linemen handling changes on the fly
9/10/2014 Southern Respecting Northwestern State
9/6/2014 Southern running attack deep, ready
9/7/2014 Southern runs over Central Methodist 56-14
9/6/2014 Southern runs wild, Jaguars breeze by Central Methodist 52-14
9/10/2014 Southern starters pitch in to help kickoff team
9/17/2014 Southern University athletics chat with Advocate sportswriter Les East, Wednesday at 10 a.m.

9/12/2014 Southern University Eighth Grade Summit
9/10/2014 Southern University football chat with Advocate sportswriter Les East, Wednesday at 10 a.m.
9/10/2014 Southern University looking for better result in this year's game against Northwestern State
9/17/2014 Southern wide receiver Randall Menard to miss rest of season
9/11/2014 Southern wide receivers thriving despite obstacles
9/9/2014 Southern's Brian McCain adds linebacker duties to his resume
9/8/2014 Southern's running backs carried the workload in the 56-14 victory
9/7/2014 Southern's running game explodes for 395 yards in home-opening 56-14 win over Central Methodist
9/16/2014 SU responds to questions concerning certification (Release)
9/17/2014 Video: Southern coach Dawson Odums says Jaguars prepared for their SWAC opener at Prairie View
9/9/2014 Wise Council splits $40 million, counts on more
9/9/2014 WISE panel agrees to distribution plan
SU SYSTEM SNAPSHOTS
Datewww.sus.edu
9/8/2014 'Manhood Mondays' returns to Honore' Center for third year
9/12/2014 ‘Jukebox’ performs for reopening of remodeled McDonald's
8/27/2014 Southern University opens special art exhibit as part of its Centennial celebration
9/11/2014 SU alum promotes book at Cade Library
8/27/2014 SU students preview campus organizations
9/4/2014 SUNO SGA holds installation for student leaders
9/4/2014 SUSLA hosts mayoral forum
9/16/2014 SUSLA installs 2014-15 student leaders
PUBLICATIONS ONLINE
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9/8/2014 SULC E-news (September 8-15, 2014)
SULC E-news (September 8-15, 2014)   

SU SYSTEM ATHLETICS
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1/7/2011 SU - Baton Rouge
1/7/2011 SU - New Orleans
1/7/2011 SU - Shreveport
SUPPORT SU!
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1/10/2011 Make a gift to support the Southern University System today

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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