Engineering Day brings application of tech to area high school students

Building relationships with potential students was a big part of the annual Clayton A. Wiley Engineer High School Day held recently by the Department of Engineering Technology at Grambling State University (GSU). Department Head Dr. Edwin Thomas felt the event was a success and hopes it will go a long way toward strengthening the bridge… Continue reading Engineering Day brings application of tech to area high school students

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ULS Board names Dr. Martin Lemelle, Jr. new president of Grambling State University

The University of Louisiana System Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Thursday afternoon to name Dr. Martin Lemelle as the next president of Grambling State University.   “To this illustrious Board, to our Gram Fam across the globe, to our students, current and future, to our alumni community, my family, friends, and supporters … This is… Continue reading ULS Board names Dr. Martin Lemelle, Jr. new president of Grambling State University

Former G-Man and Super Bowl Champion Greg Fassitt encourages students to advocate for themselves, others

              It’s Super Bowl week, as the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers prepare to face off for professional football’s world championship on Sunday in Las Vegas.   So what better time could there be to learn about being a champion in any or all phases of life?… Continue reading Former G-Man and Super Bowl Champion Greg Fassitt encourages students to advocate for themselves, others

GSU Presidential Search Finalists Selected

The Grambling State University Presidential Search Committee voted unanimously to name three finalists to present to the full Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System. The finalists are: Dr. Gregory Ford, Tenured Associate Professor of Biology, Southern University at New Orleans  Dr. Monica Williams, Foundation President/CEO & Vice President of Advancement, University of… Continue reading GSU Presidential Search Finalists Selected

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Computer Science and Digital Technologies awarded $50,000 Google grant to research Post Quantum Cryptography

As part of Google’s growing efforts to support innovation in academia, the Grambling University Foundation has been awarded an unrestricted gift of $50,000 to help fund research efforts being conducted by Grambling State University Computer Science and Digital Technologies Department Head Dr. Bharat Rawal.   Specifically, the funding is to be used toward Dr. Rawal’s… Continue reading Computer Science and Digital Technologies awarded $50,000 Google grant to research Post Quantum Cryptography

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Turner Construction awards $11,000 scholarships to six Engineering Technology students at Grambling State

Receiving a well-rounded education paid off big for six Grambling State University (GSU) students on Thursday.   Those six GSU Engineering Technology students were presented scholarships from Texas-based Turner Construction during a program conducted by the company inside T. L, James Hall on the GSU campus.   The awards were determined by essays written by… Continue reading Turner Construction awards $11,000 scholarships to six Engineering Technology students at Grambling State

Grambling Presidential Search Committee advances six semifinalists

The Grambling State University Presidential Search Committee has selected six semifinalists to interview for the school’s top post.  “I am pleased with the impressive talent and diverse experience demonstrated by our applicants,” Committee Chair and System President Rick Gallot said. “We eagerly anticipate meeting the candidates on campus in the coming weeks and recommending finalists… Continue reading Grambling Presidential Search Committee advances six semifinalists

Grambling State to remain closed through January 17 amidst wintry forecast

GRAMBLING, La. – January 14, 2024 – Out of an abundance of caution, campus will remain closed through Wednesday, January 17 amidst forecasted wintry conditions. All classes (online, in person, hybrid) will be canceled during this time. Operations and classes are expected to resume on Thursday, January 18, 2024. According to the National Weather Service,… Continue reading Grambling State to remain closed through January 17 amidst wintry forecast

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Buffalo Bills Assistant Head Coach Eric Washington continues investment in alma mater with $51,500 donation

Donation to benefit GAP Scholarship fund   Grambling, La. – January 11, 2024 – Buffalo Bills assistant head coach/defensive line coach Eric Washington is all about producing positive results.   Whether it’s showing his love for his team on a football field or the love of his college alma mater — Grambling State University —… Continue reading Buffalo Bills Assistant Head Coach Eric Washington continues investment in alma mater with $51,500 donation

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Board appoints Walton Interim President of Grambling

The Board of Supervisors for the University of Louisiana System’s Executive Committee appointed Dr. Connie Walton as interim president of Grambling State University at today’s meeting. Dr. Walton currently serves as the institution’s provost and vice president for academic affairs and has worked at Grambling for more than 30 years. She earned her Ph.D. in… Continue reading Board appoints Walton Interim President of Grambling

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