ExxonMobil awards $66,810 to Southern University
- Friday, May 30, 2014
(left-right) during the check presentation -- ExxonMobil’s Wilbert
Ferdinand, SU College of Engineering representative Janifer Peters, SUBR
Chancellor James L. Llorens, Shabaka Gibson and Claudette Bradford,
with ExxonMobil, and Phil Smith, with the SU System Foundation.
Representatives of ExxonMobil's Baton Rouge plant presented Southern
University with a $66,810 check as a contribution from employees and
the company to the Baton Rouge campus.
ExxonMobil representative Shabaka Gibson said the funding is part of the corporation's ongoing and long-term commitment to education, especially in engineering, at Southern.