PRAXIS Workshop Series Starts Saturday

The PRAXIS-CORE Math Workshop is available for any SUNO Teacher Education major who has not passed the Math section of the PRAXIS-CORE. This workshop will take place every Saturday from 8-10 a.m., February 7 through May 9, 2015. Students who register for this course are expected to attend weekly and complete all homework assignments. Instructor: Dr. Penny Heath. Lake Campus […]

SUNO Offers Free Tax Preparation Services

Southern University at New Orleans will again offer free tax preparation and financial advising services as part of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance/Tax Counseling for the Elderly (VITA/TCE) program. Those earning $51,000 or less will be able to get assistance in preparing their state and federal tax returns. The students who will be working are IRS-certified […]

SUNO’s Dr. Azzarello Receives NEH Grant

Dr. Robert Azzarello, an assistant professor of English at SUNO since 2010, has received a $50,400 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH). He received the grant for his book project,  “New Orleans, Literature, and the Transatlantic World.” The project will serve as a significant resource for students and scholars of American Studies. […]

SUNO’s Dr. Clement Co-develops New Herpes Treatment Strategy

  An assistant professor at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) and several other scientists have developed a novel treatment approach for persistent viral infections, such as herpes. Using animal models of herpes simplex virus (HSV) infection, researchers show that blocking the activity of a host cell protein called LSD1 reduces HSV infection, shedding (release […]

Child Development and Family Studies Program Earns AAFCS Accreditation

The Council for Accreditation of the American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS) has granted accreditation to the Child Development and Family Studies Department at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO).  The accreditation is granted until 2024. The Louisiana Board of Regents mandated SUNO to establish the Child Development and Family Studies (CDFS) program […]

SUNO Defeats Dillard in Thriller; Advances to Championship Match

It came down to the wire Friday, Nov. 14, but the Lady Knights prevailed in the fifth game to defeat Dillard University 3-2. The victory sends the Lady Knights to the Championship match against Xavier University Saturday, Nov. 15 at noon at the Xavier Convocation Center. Xavier advanced to the championship by defeating Talladega College […]

Lady Knights Advance to Semi-Finals

The Lady Knights defeated Edward Waters College 3-0 in the first round of the 2014 GCAC Volleyball Championship Tournament.  The win allows the team to advance to the semi-finals and play Dillard University at 3 p.m. Friday , Nov. 14 in the Castle. Dillard defeated Toogaloo 3-0 to advance to the semi-finals. If SUNO defeats […]

5 SUNO Players Named to All-Conference Volleyball Teams

Seniors Stephanie Buhl and Christal Hollins, and juniors Jana Reininghaus, Ana Privrat and Milica Golubovic  have been named to the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Volleyball All-Conference teams. Hollins is the only unanimous selection to the all-conference first team.  She finished third in the GCAC in hitting percentage (.280), second in kills per set (3.2), and fifth in digs per set (3.6).  Hollins also […]

Cross Country Team Competes

The SUNO Cross Country Team competed in the annual GCAC Cross Country Championships on Oct. 18. Alex Saunders delivered the best individual performance by any male athlete in Cross Country in 10 years by placing 4th overall. The male team was 5th and the female team was 3rd overall with Orenthia Bennett and Leonie Robinson […]