Southern receives $65,100 donation from ExxonMobil
- 7/12/2013 -
Southern University Chancellor Dr. James Llorens recently accepted a $65,100 donation from ExxonMobil in Baton Rouge. The funds are a combination of donations from ExxonMobil employees and matching funds from the ExxonMobil Foundation.
Chancellor Llorens said the money will used for scholarships and equipment in the College of Engineering.
"We are extremely pleased with our partners at ExxonMobil and all of the SU grads and supporters at ExxonMobil who made this happen,"Llorens said. "ExxonMobil continues to be a great supporter of our institution in terms of financial gifts, along with providing internships for our students and the hiring of our graduates."