SUNO Professor Receives Presidential Award for Excellence

President Obama has named Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Professor Murty S. Kambhampati and 13 other individuals and one organization as the newest recipients of the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics, and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM). These mentors will receive their awards at a White House ceremony later this year. The Presidential Award […]

MSW Application Deadline Extended

The School of Social Work has extended the MSW application deadline for  Summer 2015 (advanced standing) and Fall 2015 (part-time and full-time). The new deadline is Tuesday, April 14 at 5 p.m. All information should be delivered to: Graduate Studies Bashful Administration Building, Room 133 Southern University at New Orleans 6400 Press Drive New Orleans, […]

SUNO Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Team Wins Awards

While competing in the National Championship Tournament in Torrance, CA, the Southern University at News Orleans Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Team won two awards. Coach Amelia Sellers was named Coach of the Year, and New Orleans senior Jonah Leavell was the top scorer in the Louis Armstrong Division. SUNO’s team won two of the five games in […]

Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Team Wins 2 Games

The Southern University at New Orleans Honda Campus All-Star Challenge Team won two of five games in the Round Robin of the 26th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC) National Championship Tournament in Torrance, CA., until Wednesday, March 25. SUNO defeated Shaw and Hampton universities, but lost to Alabama State, Grambling and North Carolina A & T State […]

Super Season Comes to An End

The Lady Knights played hard, but Montana State-Northern came out on top Friday, March 20 with a final score of 73-54. Despite the tough loss, the Lady Knights had many great accomplishments this season:​ Won the first NAIA Championship Tournament Game in team history. Claimed both the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC) regular-season and tournament championships […]

Lady Knights Claim First-ever Win in Three Trips to the NAIA National Championship

INDEPENDENCE, Mo – Seventh-seeded Southern at New Orleans became the second team Wednesday to win its first-ever game at the national championship, as the Lady Knights upset perennial powerhouse and No. 2-seed Vanguard (Calif.), 84-56, in the final day-one game of the 2015 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship, presented by Susan G. Komen Greater Kansas […]

SUNO to compete at Honda Campus All-Star Challenge National Championship

  Brainpower from America’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) will be on display at the 26th annual Honda Campus All-Star Challenge (HCASC) National Championship Tournament.  HBCU students, including a team from SUNO, have spent the school year diligently preparing and qualifying to compete in the national championship March 21-25 on the campus of American […]

SUNO to play Vanguard in NAIA first round

The Lady Knights Basketball Team is the 7th seed in the  2015 NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship, which is March 18-24  in Independence, MO.  The Lady Knights (21-4) will play the No. 2-seed Vanguard University Lions  (22-7) in the first round  at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday, March 18. (Please see the bracket below.) The Lady […]

SUNO Track Team Competes in 2015 NAIA Indoor National Championships

The SUNO Men’s Track Team finished 12th overall among 57 other universities with five athletes. Alex Saunders, a sophomore,  finished second in the 800 Meter Dash (1:52.15);  Chadwayne Vidal, a junior, placed sixth in the 60 Meter Dash (6.875); and Brian Smith, a freshman, placed third in the 400 Meter Dash (47.81). In the Final 4×400 […]

Lady Knights Win GCAC Tournament Championship

The Lady Knights defeated Xavier 55-47 Sunday to win the 2015 GCAC Tournament Championship. With the victory, the team earns the GCAC’s automatic bid to the NAIA Division I Women’s Basketball Championship in Independence, Mo., beginning Wednesday, March 18.  Senior Brandy Broome won the Tournament MVP;  and she, junior Rayvin Miller and senior Marquetta Stokes were named to the […]