Southern University to observe its 137th Founders' Day, March 9
March 08, 2017
Southern University Baton Rouge (SUBR), March 9, 2017, will host its 137th Founders' Day with activities commemorating its history, honoring employees celebrating 10, 20, 30, and 40 years of service, and recognizing Southern University alumni who are elected officials throughout the state of Louisiana.
SUNO, SUBR employees receive inaugural 'Above and Beyond' Award
February 17, 2017
A long-time Baton Rouge business law professor and a SUNO Student Support Services director were awarded the first "Above and Beyond” Award presented by the Southern University Board of Supervisors during its regular monthly meeting February 17, 2017.
Southern to sign MOU for unique collaboration with LED and LWC
February 16, 2017
Southern University (SU) is scheduled to announce the Louisiana Interagency Alliance on Global Workforce Development (ALLIANCE), a collaboration with Louisiana Economic Development (LED) and the Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC), Friday, February 17, 2017, during the SU System Board of Supervisors’ monthly meeting. The SU Board of Supervisors meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in the Board Meeting Room, second floor, in the J.S. Clark Administration Building on the Baton Rouge campus.
SU Ag Center and College of Ag to host medical marijuana town hall meeting, Feb. 23
February 14, 2017
The Southern University Land-Grant Campus, consisting of the SU Ag Center and College of Agricultural, Family and Consumer Sciences, will host a Medical Marijuana Town Hall Meeting, February 23, 2017, at 2 p.m. in the Southern University Ag Center, A. O. Williams Hall, 181 B. A. Little Drive in Baton Rouge.
Local Links chapters to announce partnership to support SU, January 31
January 27, 2017
Two local chapters of The Links, Incorporated will come together to officially announce a partnership with Southern University through the national organization’s Historically Black Colleges And Universities (HBCU) Initiative, Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 9 a.m., in the Donald C. Wade House on the Baton Rouge campus.
Trumpet Awards founder and trailblazing broadcasting executive to SU fall grads: ‘Better get on the ball’
December 16, 2016
Xernona Clayton, civil rights leader, pioneering broadcasting executive, and founder, president, and CEO of the Trumpet Awards Foundation, Incorporated, and creator and executive producer of the Foundation’s Trumpet Awards, was the guest speaker for the Southern University Baton Rouge Fall 2016 Commencement Exercises, Friday, December 16, 2016, in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.
SU to hold Fall 2016 Commencement Ceremony, Dec. 16
December 08, 2016
Xernona Clayton, a civil rights leader and pioneering broadcasting executive will be the guest speaker for the Southern University Baton Rouge Fall 2016 Commencement Exercises, Friday, December 16, 2016, at 10:30 a.m., in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.

Leading the 429 fall SUBR candidates for degrees will be top student Laura Syori, who is graduating magna cum laude, with a bachelor of science in engineering from the College of Sciences and Engineering.

SU Fall 2016 top grad encouraged by parents on journey to SU, and to her dreams
December 06, 2016
The top graduate for Southern University's Fall 2016 Commencement, Laura Syori, was born in Gitega, Burundi, a small country in East Africa about the size of Maryland.
SU Board names SUNO chancellor, elects 2017 officers
November 25, 2016
The Southern University (SU) Board of Supervisors, Friday, November 25, 2016, named interim chancellor Lisa Mims-Devezin as chancellor of Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO).

The SU Board of Supervisors also unanimously elected Ann A. Smith as chair, and the Rev. Donald R. Henry, as vice chair for 2017, during its regular meeting held in New Orleans.

2016 Annual Bayou Classic game and event tickets on sale
November 21, 2016
The Bayou Classic, the iconic collegiate gridiron matchup between Southern University and Grambling State University, will take place Saturday, November 26, 2016, in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

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