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  1. New Orleans police join SUNO in teaching staff how to react to shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NOLA.com

    Parts of Southern University at New Orleans were under lockdown for an hour Friday afternoon for an active-shooter training exercise performed by SUNO campus police and the New Orleans Police Department. Several police officers occupied a hallway in the second floor of SUNO's administration building, where a dozen members of SUNO faculty and staff participated in the training.

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  2. See how Landry-Walker High celebrated its 100 college-bound seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | NOLA.com

    ... decision to sign up or enroll into a college this year. The University of New Orleans , Southern University at New Orleans , and Xavier University of Louisiana were among the colleges named as the future schools for several students. Several seniors ...

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  3. The HBCU Community Needs Bipartisan SupportRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 12 | The Skanner

    ... loans awarded for the restoration of their campuses in the hurricane's aftermath. Southern University at New Orleans, Dillard University, Xavier University, and Tougaloo College are free of their repayment obligations on more than $300 million in ...

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  4. The HBCU Community Needs Bipartisan SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    ... loans awarded for the restoration of their campuses in the hurricane's aftermath. Southern University at New Orleans, Dillard University, Xavier University, and Tougaloo College are free of their repayment obligations on more than $300 million in ...

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  5. Doreen Ketchens live video stream Saturday 8pRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | WWOZ

    ... Weinstein. Doreen attended Delgado Community College, Loyola University of New Orleans, Southern University at New Orleans, and, through scholarships, including one from the New York Philharmonic, the University of Hartford's Hartt School in ...

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  6. SUNO Park Campus closing at 1 p.m. because of water line breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | NOLA.com

    Southern University at New Orleans will close at 1 p.m. Tuesday after a chilled water line ruptured on campus, according to SUNO officials. A news release said the closure will occur at 6400 Press Drive in order for repairs to be made.

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  7. SUNO gets $1.2 million grant to recruit, certify 22 STEM teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | NOLA.com

    A $1.2 million federal grant has been awarded to Southern University at New Orleans in an effort to address the shortage of science, technology, engineering and mathematics teachers in what SUNO described as "high-need public schools," according to university officials Monday . A SUNO news release stated the university received the five-year Robert Noyce grant from the National Science Foundation.

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  8. Cydni Bickerstaff: The behind-the-scenes master behind Minneapolis' Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 30 | Star Tribune

    ... in Louisiana planning the storied Bayou Classic football game between Grambling State and Southern University at New Orleans' Superdome. The event is often described as a mini-Mardi Gras. Bickerstaff was in charge when Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005, ...

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  9. From Wakanda to NOLA and Back AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2018 | PR Log

    ... and Dr. Teresa N. Washington, and featured artist Jean-Marcel St. Jacques-will gather at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) to highlight the contributions African Americans have made to the development and spread of traditions like Hoodoo, ...

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  10. Budget deal could ease pressure on four historically black collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | University Business

    Four historically black colleges that have struggled to repay hundreds of millions of dollars in Education Department loans from 2007 may have most of the debt wiped clean, thanks to a quiet gift tucked into the two-year budget deal President Donald Trump signed last week. Dillard University, Xavier University of Louisiana and Southern University at New Orleans, all in New Orleans, as well as Tougaloo College in Jackson, Miss., took out more than $360 million in loans under the HBCU Capital Financing Program to help rebuild after Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.

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  11. Four colleges to see post-Katrina debt clearedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2018 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Three historically black universities in New Orleans and one in Mississippi will see about $330 million in post-Katrina debt owed to the federal government cleared under a provision in a congressional budget deal signed by President Donald Trump. Dillard University, Xavier University and Southern University at New Orleans and Tougaloo College, just north of Jackson, Mississippi, borrowed the money in 2007 from the federal Department of Education as they struggled to deal with crippling blows dealt by Hurricane Katrina.

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  12. Budget deal in Washington wipes away millions in Katrina debt for SUNO, Dillard and XavierRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | The Advocate

    ... budget deal signed early Friday morning by President Donald Trump. Dillard University, Southern University at New Orleans and Xavier University borrowed the money in 2007 from the federal Department of Education as they reeled from potentially ...

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  13. Hertz Furniture Facilitates the Shift from Library to Media CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | PR Leap

    ... participation in the recent renovation of the Leonard S. Washington Memorial Library at Southern University at New Orleans (SUNO) is a shining example of how a library can be transformed into a media center. The library was destroyed during ...

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  14. Johnny Jackson Jr., former city councilman and state legislator, dies at 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2018 | NOLA.com

    ... State Central Committee, graduated from George Washington Carver High School and Southern University at New Orleans. He worked in voter registration drives and was director of the Desire Community Center. During his tenure there, the police were in ...

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  15. Johnny Jackson [Photo courtesy npr.org]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2018 | WWOZ

    ... was a New Orleans native who graduated from George Washington Carver High School in 1961, Southern University at New Orleans in 1965, and received a Master's degree in social work from Tulane in 1980. He became director of the Desire Community ...

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  16. Harvey leads McNeese in 103-79 rout of Southern-New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | The Galveston County Daily News

    James Harvey hit five 3-pointers and scored 15 points to lead seven players into double-figure scoring as McNeese routed NAIA Southern University at New Orleans, 103-79 on Saturday. Harvey was 5 of 8 from behind the three-point line and missed his only attempt from inside the arc.

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  17. 2 SUNO students robbed at gunpoint in campus housing: NOPDRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | NOLA.com

    An aggravated burglary reported at Southern University at New Orleans is among several incidents NOPD reported Friday in a preliminary report of major offenses. Two Southern University at New Orleans students were robbed early Friday morning after a masked gunman forced his way into their campus apartment and demanded drugs and money, according to reports from the university and the New Orleans Police Department .

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  18. Southern Miss basketball to rely on quick backcourt to survive in C-USARead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... to make adjustments but I think we've got good chemistry." The Golden Eagles will host Southern University at New Orleans on Nov. 10 for an exhibition game and start regular season at Michigan on Nov. 16. Southern Miss coach Jay Hopson and offensive ...

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  19. NOLA Votes 2017: 3 compete for Stacy Head's at-large seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | NOLA.com

    Two current members of the Louisiana House of Representatives and a little-known political novice are vying to replace New Orleans City Councilwoman Stacy Head, whose at-large seat will be open for the first time in eight years. The big names in the race are Helena Moreno, the former WDSU anchor-turned-politician, and Joe Bouie, a retired social work professor and former administrator at Southern University at New Orleans.

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  20. Mold is long-term flood issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Disaster News Network

    ... molds are allergenic and potentially harmful. Mold was implicated in the deaths of four Southern University at New Orleans professors after Hurricane Katrina, and mold remained a persistent problem in thousands of homes even after cleanup. I have ...

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