SUNO Director Receives Third Patent

Dr. William Belisle, Director for Grants and Sponsored Programs at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO), has received his third patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The invention, entitled “Gulf Oil Spill Underwater Oleophilic Hydrophobic Oil-capturing Water Permeable Drag-net,” is made of a porous oil-capturing, water-repelling and water-permeable net that can be […]

Free PRAXIS I Workshop Saturday

The College of Education & Human Development will host a free Praxis I Series Workshop Saturday, June 7 from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. in the Lake Campus Multipurpose Complex, Room 607. This workshop, one of several planned for this summer, will examine three tests: Reading (5/0710) , Writing(5/0720), and  Mathematics (5/0730). Please click here for the […]

SUNO Celebrates as FEMA Trailer Leaves

                    Torrential rain moved the “Rising in Triumph: Farewell FEMA Trailers” ceremony indoors Monday morning, but the sun came out just in time for Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) to celebrate as the last Federal Emergency Management Agency trailer rolled off the campus. SUNO Chancellor […]

SUNO to Host Celebrity Basketball Game

A pair of Super Bowl Champions will hit the hardwood in the Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) Gymnasium for the 6th Annual Celebrity Basketball Game Friday, May 30 at 6 p.m.   The event, co-sponsored by the Jacoby Jones Foundation and the Robert Meachem Follow Your Dreams Foundation, will featuring local celebrities going head-to-head […]

SUNO Bids Farewell to FEMA Trailers

  For seven years, Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) operated out of 45 Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) trailers after its campus was severely damaged during Hurricane Katrina. On Monday, June 2 at 10 a.m., the University will celebrate the removal of the trailers with the event “Rising in Triumph: Farewell FEMA Trailers.” The […]

SUNO Raises Awareness About New Admission Requirements

With minimum admission requirements becoming more stringent this fall at state regional universities, Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) has intensified its efforts to get the word out to graduating high school students. As approved by the Louisiana Board of Regents in April 2010 to take effect in Fall 2014, all four-year regional state universities, […]

SUNO Commencement Speaker Announces $100,000 Gift

Johnny C. Taylor Jr., President & CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), not only delivered the keynote address Saturday, May 10 at the Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) 2014 Commencement, but he also  delivered a $100,000 donation. The TMCF gift, which will provide scholarships to deserving SUNO Students, capped off a year […]

Chancellor Ukpolo speaks out against kidnapping of Nigerian Girls

Dr. Victor Ukpolo, chancellor of Southern University at New Orleans, issued the following statement regarding  the April 14 kidnapping of 276 Nigerian girls: “On behalf of the students at Southern University at New Orleans, I join the world in the outrage being expressed about the abduction of these girls. As a native Nigerian and leader […]