Press Releases

SUNO to Crown Miss SUNO 2016-2017

Tuesday, October 18, 2016
NEW ORLEANS, LA – Oct. 18, 2016 – Germika Marie Stewart, a graduating senior, will be crowned as Miss Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. in the SUNO Gymnasium. Currently majoring in So .. Read More >>

SUNO Chancellor Search Committee announces finalists

Friday, October 14, 2016
A Southern University System Board of Supervisors’ Chancellor Search Committee, charged with assisting the SU System with selecting a new chancellor for Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO), announces two finalists for the position. T .. Read More >>

SUNO Chancellor Search Committee to Interview Semi-Finalists

Wednesday, October 05, 2016
A Southern University System (SUS) Board of Supervisors’ Chancellor Search Committee, at its October 4, 2016 meeting, selected four semi-finalists that will be interviewed to lead the Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) campus. The c .. Read More >>

SU System Announces Search Committee for SUNO Chancellor

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
A search committee comprised of a diverse group of administrators, faculty, staff, students, alumni, and stakeholders will screen and recommend final candidates for the position of chancellor for Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO). The S .. Read More >>

SUNO Passes La. GRAD Act

Monday, June 20, 2016
Southern University at New Orleans has scored 100 percent in all four performance standards of the Louisiana Granting Resources and Autonomy for Resources for Diplomas (GRAD) Act for Year 6. With these final Year 6 results, SUNO has met and/or surpas .. Read More >>

Dr. Lisa Mims-Devezin Appointed Interim Chancellor of Southern University at New Orleans

Tuesday, May 17, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tammy Barney (504) 286-5343 tbarney@suno.edu Dr. Lisa Mims-Devezin appointed Interim Chancellor of Southern University at New Orleans NEW ORLEANS, LA – May 17, 2016 – Dr. Lisa Mim .. Read More >>

SUNO’s College of Education & Human Development Accreditation Re-Affirmed

Wednesday, May 11, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tammy Barney (504) 286-5343 tbarney@suno.edu SUNO’s College of Education & Human Development Accreditation Re-Affirmed NEW ORLEANS, LA – May 11, 2016 – The accreditation of SUN .. Read More >>

Chancellor Ukpolo to Officiate His Final Commencement

Thursday, May 05, 2016
Gov. John Bel Edwards is the guest speaker for the 2016 Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Commencement at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 7 in the Lakefront Arena. This year’s ceremony will be Chancellor Victor Ukpolo’s last. After leadi .. Read More >>

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Today for SUNO Forensic Lab

Friday, March 18, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tammy Barney (504) 286-5343 tbarney@suno.edu NEW ORLEANS, LA – March 18, 2016 – A Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the new Forensic Science Lab at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) is sc .. Read More >>

Chancellor Victor Ukpolo Announces His Resignation

Tuesday, March 15, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tammy Barney (504) 286-5343 tbarney@suno.edu NEW ORLEANS, LA – March 15, 2016 – Dr. Victor Ukpolo today announced his resignation as Chancellor of Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO, .. Read More >>


DID YOU KNOW?

The late Dr. Louis Westerfield, J.D. ('71) was the first African-American dean of both the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and the University of Mississippi School of Law.