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REPLAY: President Gallot Answers Live – 2019 University Update

This year’s annual event follows a year of history-making moments for Grambling State including a new 24-hour dining program, more than $20 million in funding for facility updates, the upcoming launch of Louisiana’s first Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity, and the World Famed Tiger Marching Band’s invitation to perform for Beyoncé and Adidas.   Continue reading

City of Monroe to host August 21st Press Conference for ULM vs. GSU Football Game

LOGO-MonroeAlumni and football fans have been anxiously awaiting the kickoff of the 2019 college football season, headlined by the August 31 matchup between the University of Louisiana at Monroe Warhawks and Grambling State University Tigers at ULM’s Malone Stadium.  Mayor Jamie Mayo and the City of Monroe will host a special “neutral site” pre-game press conference featuring coaches and university officials from both schools, at 10 am Wednesday, August 21, in the Monroe Convention Center Bayou Room, located at 401 Lea Joyner Expressway, Monroe, LA.  The media and public are invited to attend. Continue reading

Grambling State Launches New Dining Program with Magic Johnson’s Sodexo Magic

Student Feedback Fuels New $6.7 Million Facility Updates and 24-hour Service

_DSC4439-EDITED-final-webGRAMBLING, LA — July 15, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced the launch of a long-term partnership with a new dining service provider SodexoMAGIC. The new agreement will deliver $6.7 million in facility renovations, new major-brand quick-serve restaurants, and 24-hour dining.
“The best part of our new program is that we, as students, are driving the design,” said Steven Wilson, rising senior and President of the University’s Student Government Association. “I’m grateful to President Gallot and the entire administration for how they’ve helped turn our comments, emails, and surveys into an experience that supports all of our students.” Continue reading

Coach Fobbs To Speak at Football Clinic For Women

Logo-Helmet&Heels2019 Helmet & Heels Football Raises Money for Domestic Violence and GSU’s Athletics Foundation

GRAMBLING, LA– Today, Grambling State University head football Coach Broderick Fobbs announced he will keynote this year’s Helmet & Heels event Saturday, July 20, 2019, at 4 p.m. The event provides football lessons, food, and shopping for women while raising funds for domestic violence victims and the University’s Athletics Foundation. Continue reading

Welcome the Class of 2023: Grambling State Rites of Passage, August 11

square-ellipses-logoJoin students, alumni, faculty, and staff as they welcome 2019’s incoming class of new and transfer students. This special experience will celebrate and uplift the next generation of the Grambling State University and the scholars, parents, and community who will continue to make this “The Place Where Everybody is Somebody.”  Continue reading

New Camps Announced – Photography, First Aid, Electrical Modeling and More

square-ellipses-logoGrambling State University’s Office of Continuing Education and Service-Learning continues their summer learning growth with four new Summer Workshops and Camps. Call 318-274-2671 or 318-274-2285 to sign up today for these new practical learning opportunities:

 

“Basic Photography Workshop”
Ages 16+  |  $60
Instructor: Carlton Hamlin
Join one of Grambling’s best photographers to learn how to use any camera to produce professional shots. Participants will receive a FREE headshot and expert instruction on Basic Photography, Camera Modes, Aperture, Shutter and ISO. Continue reading

Grambling State Professor Director of North Louisiana Gospel Fest & Independent Artist Showcase

Saturday, June 15, 2019, Grambling State University professor Santoria Black will lead a weekend of education, entertainment, and networking for up-and-coming gospel artists from North Louisiana.

Gospel Fest 2019, sponsored by the Weekend Praise Party and The Rite Marketing Group, will feature seminars, concert performances, and an independent artist showcase. Continue reading