SUNO students win honors at STEM conference
- 3/19/2013 -
A group of 21 students and four faculty members from Southern University New Orleans attended 70th Joint Annual Meeting of Beta Kappa Chi (BKX) National Scientific Honor Society and the National Institute of Science (NIS) March 13-17, 2013, in Washington, D.C. The meeting was hosted by the University of the District of Columbia.
SUNO students garnered a number of honors, the most in the University's history including a sweep of one of the mathematics oral platforms. Three first time winners received awards: Amber Dillon (second place, mathematics oral), Schondell Thomas (second place, mathematics poster), and Curtis Lawrence (first place, biology oral). Other winners included Dot'Toya Jones (second place, mathematics oral), Rispah Sang (second place, mathematics oral), Gino Loverde (first place, mathematics oral), Monicah Jepkemboi (second place, biology poster), and Jasmin Jenkins (second place, biology poster).