Entergy Solutions Awards $75,000 in Financial Incentives to Grambling State University for Energy-Saving Projects

Grambling, La. – November 9, 2022 – Entergy Solutions awarded $75,000 in financial incentives to Grambling State University (GSU) for completing energy efficiency upgrades across seven buildings that will lead to significantly reduced electric consumption. These projects will result in GSU saving over 661,000 kilowatt-hours and reducing electricity costs by more than $50,000 in 2022.… Continue reading Entergy Solutions Awards $75,000 in Financial Incentives to Grambling State University for Energy-Saving Projects

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GSU teacher prep program gets high marks from ILA

NEWARK, Del. (Nov. 2, 2022) — Today it was announced that Grambling State University’s M.Ed. Reading Specialist Program earned the International Literacy Association’s (ILA) highest seal of approval: National Recognition With Distinction. Grambling State, located in Louisiana, was initially honored by ILA in 2021 with National Recognition, a recognition signifying a program that adheres to… Continue reading GSU teacher prep program gets high marks from ILA

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Grambling State art major debuts painting at Baton Rouge College Exhibition

BATON ROUGE, La. — October 3, 2022 — On Saturday, Grambling State University Art major Itzel Leon debuted a painting titled, “Agua de Mar,” at the College Art Exhibition, presented by Gallery 46 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  This art exhibition features the works of undergraduate and graduate art students from multiple colleges and universities in… Continue reading Grambling State art major debuts painting at Baton Rouge College Exhibition

Grambling State Teams with IBM to Address Cybersecurity Talent Shortage

Grambling State will work with IBM to establish a Cybersecurity Leadership Center, giving students and faculty access to IBM training, software multiple cloud environments, and certifications at no cost. Grambling, La. — September 22, 2022 — During the National HBCU Week Conference convened by the U.S. Department of Education and the White House and currently… Continue reading Grambling State Teams with IBM to Address Cybersecurity Talent Shortage

Efforts of alumnus challenged inclusion, developed musicians, inspired thousands

By T. Scott Boatright/University Communications A Grambling State University graduate is set to be honored with “The Ultimate Honor Event” early on Saturday. At noon Saturday, the late Elijah Brimmer Jr., a product of the former Alcee Fortier High School in New Orleans, will have that school’s building, which now houses Lusher Charter School, renamed… Continue reading Efforts of alumnus challenged inclusion, developed musicians, inspired thousands

Mental Health mural rises like phoenix on campus of GSU

By T. Scott Boatright/University Communications Grambling State University has a new Quad Living Learning Community Room located in the old Grambling Laboratory High School building that currently houses the Receiving Department. On Thursday afternoon, the room was the site of the unveiling of an art mural designed by a team effort between GSU’s Department of… Continue reading Mental Health mural rises like phoenix on campus of GSU

GSU’s Call Me MiSTER program holds second annual banquet

By T. Scott Boatright There are officially more MiSTERs at Grambling State University to begin the fall semester. GSU’s Call Me MiSTER program added nine new MiSTERs to its ranks as the second annual Call Me MiSTER Banquet was held Saturday night at the New Living Word School Family Life Center in Ruston. Chancellor Marco… Continue reading GSU’s Call Me MiSTER program holds second annual banquet

Grambling State, NWS team to be StormReady

University Communications As he’s met incoming freshmen and their parents during Summer Orientation sessions, new Grambling State University Police Chief Rod Demery has stressed his department’s primary job is to make sure GSU students, faculty and staff are kept safe. Potential safety hazards can come in many different forms, and it’s for that reason that… Continue reading Grambling State, NWS team to be StormReady

Inaugural Louisiana Call Me Mister conference raises awareness, impact of the initiative

University Communications   Grambling State University joined educators and young black men majoring in education from GSU and colleges across the country to attend the Louisiana “Call Me MiSTER” conference last week heading into the holiday weekend.  And the results had the impact of a spectacular Fourth of July fireworks show.  The Call Me MiSTER (Mentors… Continue reading Inaugural Louisiana Call Me Mister conference raises awareness, impact of the initiative

Grambling State to hold first 1901 Day of Giving Fundraiser

University Communications In less than half a year since her arrival in January, Grambling State University (GSU) Vice President for Advancement, Research, and Economic Development Melanie Jones is already leading the institution on its first 1901 Day of Giving, set to be held on Wednesday, June 22. Grambling’s State University’s 1901 Day of Giving provides… Continue reading Grambling State to hold first 1901 Day of Giving Fundraiser