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

GSU students, faculty attend Let Us Dream conference in India

By Tiara Freeman   A team of Grambling State University faculty and five students spent Nov. 3-5 at Christ (Deemed to be University) in Bangalore, India, to participate in the 2023 Triennial International Let Us Dream Conference.    Let Us Dream was established in 2017 at Louisiana Tech University by Father Lijo Thomas of Christ… Continue reading GSU students, faculty attend Let Us Dream conference in India

Port City Classic Weekend features Roland Martin, 5 HBCU Presidents, D. L. Hughley and more

11.17.23 —- MOBILE, Ala. — The Port City Classic (PCC) is the ultimate “party with a purpose” combining entertainment, education, and celebration of African American culture.  A schedule of events has been released which includes national, state and local leaders. The football game features the Alabama State University Hornets and the Grambling State University Tigers.  … Continue reading Port City Classic Weekend features Roland Martin, 5 HBCU Presidents, D. L. Hughley and more

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Grambling State to celebrate inaugural cohort of Distinguished 10 alumni with awards ceremony

GRAMBLING, La. – October 11, 2023 – The Center for Career and Professional Development at Grambling State University will celebrate its inaugural class of Distinguished 10 Award honorees in the Black and Gold Room of the Favrot Student Union on Friday, October 13 at 11:30 a.m. A new addition to Homecoming festivities, the Distinguished 10… Continue reading Grambling State to celebrate inaugural cohort of Distinguished 10 alumni with awards ceremony

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Associate Justice Griffin encourages campus community to remain vigilant about life, freedom, and prosperity during Constitution Day address

September 19, 2023 – Louisiana Supreme Court Associate Justice Piper D. Griffin offered a dash of advice about life — and more — as she served as keynote speaker Tuesday morning during Grambling State University’s annual Constitution Day Observance at T.H. Harris Auditorium. The theme of the observance was “Life, Liberty, Freedom and Prosperity,” all… Continue reading Associate Justice Griffin encourages campus community to remain vigilant about life, freedom, and prosperity during Constitution Day address

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Grambling State student takes medical group abroad for outreach program

Eight Grambling State University (GSU) students spent a couple of weeks in Cusco, Peru, this summer for an internship program serving more than 150 residents of that nation with a medical outreach program.  Last year, Grambling State senior biology major Andreanna Wright from Madison, Wisconsin, was assigned the role of Team Leader for the VAW… Continue reading Grambling State student takes medical group abroad for outreach program