SUNO Alum Named New Orleans Police Chief
January 14, 2019
An alumnus of Southern University at New Orleans, Shaun Ferguson, has been named as the new chief of the New Orleans Police Department.Ferguson received his bachelor's degree in Business Administration from SUNO in 2002. He received his master's degree in Criminal Justice in 2017.
SUNO’s VITA/TCE Office To Open for 2019 Tax Season
January 10, 2019
Free tax preparation and financial advising will be available at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) starting Monday, Jan. 14 through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance/Tax Counseling for the Elderly (VITA/TCE) program.
Living Legend to be Honored at SUNO
January 08, 2019
The Center for African and African American Studies (CAAAS) at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) has partnered with Southern University Law Center’s Louis A. Berry Institute for Civil Rights & Justice (SULC’s Institute) to honor and recognize Louisiana’s own Malik Rahim (formerly known as Donald Guyton) at an inaugural Living Legend Award Celebration Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, at the Millie M. Charles School of Social Work on SUNO’s Lake Campus (6801 Press Drive, New Orleans, LA 70122).
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.