Forensic Science Student Receives Floyd E. McDonald Scholarship

Sanj Powell, a junior in the Forensic Science program, is this year’s Floyd E. McDonald Scholarship winner. Mr. Powell will receive $1,000 towards his educational pursuits.  According to the Southwest Association of Forensic Scientists, Mr. Powell was selected from many qualified applicants across the country. stated, “We decided your desire, to fulfill a need of […]

State to Demolish SUNO’s Multi-Purpose Building

The State of Louisiana, through the Office of Facilities Planning and Control (FP&C), has entered into a contract to demolish the Multi-Purpose Building.  Demolition is scheduled to begin Monday, Oct. 19, 2015.  Workers will begin fencing the project site Monday, Oct. 12, 2015. Barring rain delays or unforeseen conditions, the demolition will take approximately 120 […]

Knights Out Against Crime

Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will host a “Night out against Crime” event Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015 from 4-8 p.m. on the Park Campus in front of Knight Dining Hall. This event, hosted by all the student clubs and organizations at SUNO, will feature games, music, free food, face painting and more. “Knights Out […]

DSW Program Information Available in December

The Doctorate of Social Work Program is scheduled to begin classes in Fall 2016.  General program information will be posted on the Web site in December 2015.  Applications  will be available beginning in January 2016. The three-year program will be inclusive of all course work, qualifying exam, capstone research project and oral defense.  For information, […]

Two Lady Knights Named Players of the Week

Lady Knight Volleyball players Ana Privrat (7) and Marija Stojijkovic (11) have been named Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC) Players of the Week. A senior, Ana won Defender of the Week for the third consecutive week. She had 67 digs in two victories. She also had a conference season-high with 49 digs in a victory over Philander Smith. She leads the […]

Lady Knights Continue Winning Streak

With a 3-0 victory over Concordia College in the Castle Friday night, the Lady Knights continued their winning streak. The Volleyball team is 4-0 in conference play and 11-5 overall. Next, the Lady Knights will face  Gulf Coast Athletic Conference rival Edward Waters College (0-3, 6-11) in the Castle at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 9. […]

The BASH to Honor Ron Gardner’s Legacy

Community stalwart Ronald E. Gardner advised former U.S. presidents and mayors; led and sat on numerous committees and boards; and was recognized as an organizer and a role model. The Southern University at New Orleans Foundation will honor Gardner’s legacy during its annual BASH at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans from 7-11 p.m. Friday, Oct. […]

Lady Knights Beat Xavier and Dillard in weekend matches

The Lady Knights Volleyball Team beat Xavier University (3-2) Friday and Dillard University (3-0) Saturday to take first place in the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC).  With an overall record of 9-5 and a conference record of 3-0, SUNO will play second-place Philander Smith (7-8, 2-0)  Monday at 6 p.m. In Friday’s math, the Lady […]

SUNO Approved to Offer Its First Doctorate Program

The Louisiana Board of Regents today approved Southern University at New Orleans’ (SUNO) proposal to offer a Doctor of Social Work program (DSW), the University’s first doctoral program. The new program will fill a state and national need for social workers in the areas of health care, social services, mental health and school social services. It […]

3 SUNO Volleyball Players Named GCAC Players of the Week

Three SUNO Volleyball players were named Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC) Players of the Week for the fourth week of the 2015 season. Adriana Titonea, a senior won her first Attacker of the Week award. During the week, she averaged 3.83 kills per set with a .591 attack percentage. As Defender of the Week, senior […]