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AT&T Donates $25,000 to Grow Cybersecurity Talent at Grambling State

DSC_1567-att2Nation’s Largest Communications Provider Invests in Louisiana’s First Undergraduate Cybersecurity Students

GRAMBLING, LA — June 18, 2019 – Today, AT&T announced it has donated $25,000 in scholarship funds to students at Grambling State University; home of Louisiana’s first Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity. 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

First Woman Band Director Appointed at Grambling State

IG-SHARE-ROEBUCK-HeadshotDr. Nikole Roebuck to Lead as Director of Bands and Chair of the Department of Music

GRAMBLING, LA – May 31, 2019 – Today, Grambling State University announced Dr. Nikole Roebuck will lead as the University’s new Chair of the Department of Music and its first woman Director of Bands. Dr. Roebuck’s work will include overseeing operations for the World-Famed Tiger Marching Band which was recognized globally in April 2019 after performing for Beyoncé and Adidas. Continue reading

Graduation Replay: Grambling State Commencement Spring 2019 – Photos, Video, & Spotlight Stories

Congratulations to the Grambling State University Spring Class of 2019. We know you will celebrate your accomplishments for years to come.

To help, here’s a replay of graduation and a few photos and stories to help you remember the results of your hard work. Continue reading

Triplet-Mom Graduates from Grambling State University  

Group-Auset-Champion-EditedStudent Becomes Mom on Her Way to Education Goal

Grambling, LA – May 9, 2019 – Grambling State University’s more than 400 Spring Graduates will include one student who became a mom to three sons on the way to her goal. Auset Champion, at age 23, is set to graduate with her Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice on May 10, 2019, at the University’s Spring Commencement. Continue reading

Truly GramFam: Father and Daughter Graduates Join a Legacy of Gramblinites

Hawkins-FamilyGrambling, Louisiana – May 7, 2019 – Grambling State University’s 2019 will feature a rare occurrence with a father and daughter who will receive their degrees just minutes apart. Leartrice and Lear Hawkins are both candidates to receive their Masters of Criminal Justice at the University’s 2019 Spring Commencement, May 10.

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