Miss SUNO Receives Crown
November 01, 2018
Nykia McCray officially became Miss Southern University at New Orleans 2018-2019 during the Coronation on Wednesday, Oct. 24 in the SUNO Gym. She was escorted by SGA President Warren Thompson. This event was one of many highlights of Homecoming Week, which began Oct. 22.
CARES introduces the Freshman Male Initiative
October 01, 2018
Southern University at New Orleans’ Center for Academic Retention and Educational Success (CARES) and the Epsilon Upsilon Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated partnered to kick off its first academic tutoring effort for the Freshmen Male Initiative (FMI). The initiative is one of SUNO’s early alert programs geared to increase the retention of freshman males.
Dr. Kam Leads Collaboration with Brookhaven National Lab
August 23, 2018
For the past 12 years, Dr. Murty Kambhampati, a biology professor at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO), has taken students to the Brookhaven National Laboratory in Long Island, NY to conduct research. This collaboration between SUNO and Brookhaven provides minority undergraduate students with hands-on opportunities to learn about natural resource management while developing the foundations for graduate studies.
SUNO Unveils Dr. Emmett W. Bashful Photograph
April 27, 2018
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will unveil the official photograph of Dr. Emmett W. Bashful, chancellor emeritus, at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2018 in the lobby of the Bashful Administration Building, 6400 Press Drive.
SUNO Awarded $1.2 Million National Science Foundation Grant
April 02, 2018
The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) a five-year $1.2 million Robert Noyce grant for a project to address the shortage of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teachers in high-need public schools.
SUNO Hosts Benefit Reception
November 29, 2017
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will host a benefit reception for members of the National African American Reparations Commission Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at 7 p.m. in the SUNO Conference Center.
SUNO Collects Food for Hurricane Relief
August 30, 2017
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) is collecting nonperishable food items to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.
NAREB to host free event for New Orleans area Black American residents to learn why homeownership builds wealth
July 21, 2017
Homeownership is within reach of Black Americans and continues to be the best way to start building wealth. New Orleans area Black residents are invited to attend Community Wealth Building Day, Saturday, July 29, 2017, 9:30 a.m.–2 p.m. to learn how.
League of Women Voters Honor SUNO Student
July 21, 2017
‘Hidden Figure’ Katherine Johnson to Receive Honorary Degree; Sally-Ann Roberts to Deliver Commencement Address
May 10, 2017
Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will confer an Honorary Doctor of Humanities degree for Katherine Johnson, a physicist and mathematician who made contributions to the U.S. space program, Saturday, May 13, 2017 at 4 p.m. in the Lakefront Arena. The Commencement speaker is WWL-TV’s Sally-Ann Roberts.