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Governor John Bel Edwards Awards Grambling State Student Summer Fellowship

Justin-MaloneJustin Malone Selected for 2019 Governor’s Fellows Program in Louisiana Government

Grambling, LA – May 24, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced that student-leader Justin Malone will represent the University in the 2019 Governor’s Fellows Program in Louisiana Government which empowers top performing students from across Louisiana to experience life as a legislator. Continue reading

From President Gallot: On the Passing of Student, Kendra Butler

On behalf of the entire Grambling State University family, I would like to offer our condolences to the family of Kendra Butler and her son Remington Butler, as they mourn the loss of our student and community member.  

We are deeply saddened by the impact suffered by this family and our sister school, Louisiana Tech University in the wake of this morning’s tornado  Continue reading

From President Rick Gallot: Statement on North Louisiana’s Severe Weather Events

The hands and hearts of the Grambling State University community go out to our staff, students, and neighbors at Louisiana Tech in response to this week’s severe weather events. We will work closely with Dr. Guice and his team to assess and respond to the coming needs of our students and campuses. Our impacted students and staff are encouraged to remain in close contact with their supervisors and faculty to let us know how we can best support during this challenging time. As a reminder, our students are encouraged to report any safety emergency by calling (318) 274-2222 and following @Grambling1901 for the latest updates during emergencies.

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Grambling State to Attend Louisiana HBCU Day at the Capitol

Grambling, LA – April 16, 2019 – Grambling State University, along with the three other Louisiana historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs), will assemble for HBCU Day at the state Capitol on Wednesday, HBCU-savethedate-3_1080x1080April 24 starting at 7 a.m. HBCU Day will take place during the legislative session where Grambling State stakeholders will advocate for continued legislative action to increase faculty pay and fund campus structural improvements among other needs in historically black Louisiana higher education.

Participating institutions include Southern University, Xavier University and Dillard University as well as representatives of the Louisiana HBCU Advisory Council. Grambling State students and faculty will present recent academic and organizational highlights as well as share upcoming projects and how they support legislative priorities.

2019 – 2020 SGA Election Results

GRAMBLING, LA – April 8, 2019 – Each spring semester, student leadership opportunities open up for elections in the Grambling State University Student Government Association. Another  important student leader at GSU is our Campus Queen. Miss Grambling State University is elected after weeks of campaigning for the highly coveted position. Much deliberation and excitement has gone into these selections and our student body has been diligent in ensuring its new leaders embody the vision and excellence for the academic year ahead.

Grambling State University proudly presents the 2019 Royal Court: Continue reading

GSU 2019 Football Season Tickets on sale Monday, April 8

By: Brian Howard, Sports Information Director

Grambling State Football Season Tickets

GRAMBLING, La. | Season ticket sales for the 2019 football season will be on sale Monday at the GSU Ticket Office, the Grambling State University Department of Athletics has announced.

The Grambling State University Ticket Office is located in the front window of the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. Fans are encouraged to attend the Black and Gold game, which is scheduled to begin at noon on Saturday, April 13. Season tickets and Bayou Classic tickets will be available to purchase.

For more ticket information, please call (318) 274-2625, (318) 274-2629 or (318) 274-4795. Tickets may also be purchased online via Grambling State Football – Ticketmaster.

The 2019 home schedule kicks off against Alabama A&M for High School Day on Saturday, Oct. 12. The Tigers will face Texas Southern in the 2019 Homecoming game on Nov. 2 and will conclude their home slate on Nov. 9 for Senior Day against Alcorn State.

All home games for the 2019 season will kick off at 2 p.m. at Eddie G. Robinson Memorial Stadium.

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CAUTION – FLOOD ALERT: Grambling State University & Surrounding Areas

Grambling State University’s campus and surrounding areas are currently experiencing severe rains and flooding. For safety emergencies, please call (318) 274-2222. Follow http://twitter.com/grambling1901 for updates.

As inclement weather is expected to continue through Sunday night, students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to avoid high-water areas and remain alert when driving; especially when approaching submerged roadways.

Please note that travel is strongly discouraged in the following areas on campus due to excessive flooding:  

RWE Jones Highway (between Central Avenue and College Avenue)

Cole Street (between RWE Jones HWY and Ballock Street)

College Avenue (areas west of Main Street)

Follow @grambling1901 for safety ongoing updates.