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SU Fall commencement speaker says she was 'pushed into her purpose'
December 15, 2017
Faith Jenkins, who graduated top of her class from the Southern University Law Center (SULC), and is star of her own TV show, "Judge Faith," was the commencement speaker for the 2017 Fall Commencement Exercises at Southern University, Friday, December 15, in the F.G. Clark Activity Center.
SUSLA awarded $1.3M for Veterans Upward Bound
December 04, 2017
Southern University Shreveport (SUSLA) has been awarded $1.3 million to implement the Veterans Upward Bound Program (VUB).
SU Board elects officers for 2018
November 24, 2017
The Southern University Board of Supervisors today re-elected Ann A. Smith as chair, and Donald R. Henry as vice chair for 2018, during its regular meeting held in New Orleans.
SU welcomes $1.6 million from private gift, and corporate grant
November 24, 2017
In addition to an anticipated gridiron victory in the 44th Bayou Classic, Southern University wins $1.6 million in support including a $1.1 major gift from alumnus Antonio "Tony” Clayton and a $500,000 grant from Capital One, both presented during the SU System Board of Supervisors meeting today in New Orleans.
SU 'Human Jukebox' will march in Zion Tabernacle Bayou Classic Christian Fellowship Parade, Saturday, Nov. 18, in Lake Charles
November 14, 2017
The Southern University Marching Band, the "Human Jukebox,” will participate in the annual Zion Tabernacle Bayou Classic Christian Fellowship Parade, Saturday, November 18, 2017, in Lake Charles.
SUNO Library receives $14 million makeover
October 31, 2017
The Leonard S. Washington Memorial Library at Southern University New Orleans (SUNO) will host an Open House Thursday, November 2, 2017 to celebrate and showcase its $14million restoration project. Tours are scheduled throughout the day at 11 a.m., noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Everybody's Right Hand' employee receives SUS Board 'Above and Beyond' Award -- Board recognizes teaching excellence award winner, Nobel Prize contributor
October 20, 2017
Southern University employee Jocelyn Lewis was honored with the October 2017 "Above and Beyond" Award during the SU Board of Supervisors regular monthly meeting, October 20, on the Baton Rouge campus.
SU professor a contributor to the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics
October 11, 2017
SU professor a contributor to the 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics Southern University active member of LIGO since 1999.
SU Hurricane Nate update
October 07, 2017
The Southern University (SU) System and the Governor's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness continue to monitor forecasts and weather announcements related to Hurricane Nate. An extended forecast includes possible Louisiana impact.

The SU Baton Rouge (SUBR) Athletic Department announced that kickoff for today's football game against Alabama A&M has been moved up to 1 p.m. at A.W. Mumford Stadium. As a result, the homecoming day party has been postponed.

Southern University announces 2017 Homecoming Court
October 04, 2017
Shreveport native Felise C. Thompson-Doyle, who was crowned the 87th Miss Southern University, during a formal coronation Wednesday, October 4 in SU F.G. Clark Activity Center, reigned over the 2017 Homecoming on the "Bluff.”