SUNO Hosts HBCU Business Deans Roundtable Summit

Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO), along with Southern University Baton Rouge and Xavier University of New Orleans, is hosting the 13th Annual Summit of the National HBCU Business Deans Roundtable at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans. With the theme, “The Role of Energy and Human Capital in Economic Development from a Global Perspective,” the […]

SUNO Officially Opens Its Small Business Incubator Center

Dr. Victor Ukpolo, chancellor of Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO), cut the ribbon today, officially opening the Small Business Incubator Center. The Center is located on the University’s Lake Campus next to the current College of Business & Public Administration Building.  New Orleans City Council members Nadine Ramsey and Jared Brossett, and Orleans Parish […]

SUNO Mourns the Loss of Former Chancellor Spikes

Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) mourns the loss of Dr. Dolores Margaret Richard Spikes, former SUNO chancellor and former president of the Southern University System (SUS), who died Jun 1 at age 78. Dr. Spikes made history several times during her educational and professional career. In 1971, she became the first African American to […]

Small Business Incubator Center Ribbon-cutting Ceremony June 3

A Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for the Small Business Incubator Center at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) is scheduled at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 3 in the College of Business & Public Administration Building on the Lake Campus. The $3-million facility, a part of the University’s Small Business Development & Management Institute, under the direction of […]

Warren Bell to Receive Asante Award Sunday

Warren Bell Jr., director of the  Honoré  Center for Undergraduate Student Achievement, will receive an Asante Award for being a trailblazer broadcast journalist at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 17 at the Pavilion of Two Sisters in City Park. A New Orleans native, Bell was already a regular radio presence before he graduated from St. Augustine High (1969) […]

Applications for Math and Science Summer Camp Available Now

Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) and Research on the Science and Engineering of Signatures (ROSES) will host two Mathematics and Science Camps (GEMS CAMP) for students completing 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th grades by June 1, 2015. The Camp is intended to increase the interest of K-12 students in math and science. There […]

SUNO to Confer Degrees Saturday

Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) will confer degrees for 500 graduates during its 2015 Commencement Saturday, May 9 at 4 p.m. at the Lakefront Arena. Former U.S. Senator Mary Landrieu is the Commencement speaker. SUNO’s Class of 2015 consists of 58 honor graduates: four Suma Cum Laude, 11 Magna Cum Laude, 33 Cum Laude […]

First Addictive Behaviors Counseling Class To Graduate Under New Name

The Addictive Behaviors Counseling and Prevention Program of Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) is celebrating its 2015 Graduates, the program’s first graduating class since it changed its name in 2014. Formerly, the Substance Abuse Counseling Program, the name change reflects the public health perspective of the program, which is focused on the treatment and […]

Brandy Broome Named Mid-Major Player of the Year

Lady Knight basketball player Brandy Broome has been named Mid-Major Player of the Year by “Inside The HBCU Huddle.” She also was named to the Women’s Mid-Major Division First Team HBCU All-American Team. Here’s a list of Broome’s other accomplishments in the 2014-2015 season: Named Gulf Coast GCAC Player of the Year. Selected as the […]

SUNO Track & Field Team Competes in GCAC Outdoor Championships

Our SUNO Knights finished in third place overall with 103 points during the 2015 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC) Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Tad Gormley Stadium Saturday. With one of the smallest teams (seven men and five women) in Championships, SUNO competed in nine men’s and five women’s track events, and won all […]