SUSLA receives Project EaT grant
October 11, 2021
Southern University at Shreveport has been awarded another Department of Education MSEIP grant titled "Project Engineering and Technology: Broadening Participation and Academic Opportunities for Minorities in Engineering & Technology (Project EaT)" in the amount of $749,662. The grant will be led by Project Director, Dr. Kenie Moses and will be used to establish an experiential learning lab in Engineering & Technology, facilitate undergraduate research experiences and promote faculty and student professional development.
Planning and Facilitating Engaging Flipped Classrooms Lectures
September 30, 2021
Dr. Laurell Malone will work collaboratively with SUSLA faculty members to plan and facilitate lectures and discussions for the flipped classroom to support learning objectives, develop well-organized and effectively paced lectures and discussions, and keep students engaged.
Brookshire’s Donation Becomes $100K Endowment with Board of Regents Match
August 26, 2021
At SUSLA’s 2021 Faculty- Staff Institute, Dr. Rodney Ellis and Chief Advancement Officer Stephanie Rogers were joined by Brookshire’s District Manager Jay Holmes to announce the organization’s initial gift has been fully matched. Brookshire’s invested $30,000 to establish the Brookshire’s - Super 1 Foods First Generation Scholarship. The gift was matched by $30,000 non-state funds and a $40,000 award from the Louisiana Board of Regents to become fully endowed at $100,000.
Southern University at Shreveport to Offer COVID-19 Surge Testing and Vaccinations
August 18, 2021
SUSLA Makes COVID-19 Testing Available to Faculty, Staff, Students and Athletes
August 17, 2021
Southern University at Shreveport (SUSLA) and David Raines Health Center (DRHC) are working together to offer free COVID-19 testing for people who live in Northwest Louisiana. Testing has been made possible through a grant awarded to SUSLA from Testing for America (TFA), a non-profit established in 2020 by leading scientists, epidemiologists and business leaders working to ensure effective and abundant COVID-19 testing as a tool to fight the pandemic.
Lay Person of the Year 2019-2020: Dr. Orban, a Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Sciences
July 26, 2021
Southern University at Shreveport Professor Named the Lay Person of the Year 2019-2020 by the Kiwanis Club of Shreveport and the Louisiana, Mississippi and West Tennessee District of Kiwanis International.