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

Grambling State opens career closet to outfit students for success

  Grambling, La. – October 16, 2023 – Dressing for success has never been easier for students at Grambling State University (GSU). In conjunction with Homecoming Week festivities, the university held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new Career Closet located on the second floor of the Favrot Student Union. That closet will provide professional attire at… Continue reading Grambling State opens career closet to outfit students for success

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

Renowned athlete and coach Bessie Stockard fulfills dream of earning doctoral degree

  Grambling, La. – May 15, 2023 – As a renowned athlete and college coach, Bessie Stockard preached persistence and hard work to her charges for them to become successful. Stockard practices what she preaches, too, as shown by the fact that the 92–year-old walked across the stage to pick up her Ed.D. in Developmental Education… Continue reading Renowned athlete and coach Bessie Stockard fulfills dream of earning doctoral degree

From tragedy to triumph: nontraditional student returns to complete degree

Grambling, La. – May 11, 2023 – From tragedy to triumph, nontraditional Grambling State University student Nicole Parker’s long journey toward earning a college degree hasn’t been easy.   Inspiration can work in strange and different ways sometimes but is always fueled by strength.   The 49-year-old Parker’s graduation journey began back in 1992 after… Continue reading From tragedy to triumph: nontraditional student returns to complete degree

Valedictorian credits supportive environment at Grambling State for his success

Ohio native among second cohort of graduates to obtain Cybersecurity degree Grambling, La. – May 11, 2023 – The valedictorian for Grambling State University’s 2023 Spring graduation ceremony is Cazembe Zubari, a 4.0 student earning his bachelor’s degree in cyber security. This semester, eight students are graduating from the program and have each eceived job… Continue reading Valedictorian credits supportive environment at Grambling State for his success

Grambling State team places second at BizTech competition with device that detects air pollutants

New Orleans, La. – November 30, 2022 – Three Grambling State University (GSU) students brought home a $5,000 cash prize after placing second at the 2022 Bayou Classic BizTech Challenge, a competition presented by Louisiana Economic Development. The STEM-based pitch competition, developed by Nexus Louisiana, gives students the opportunity to present a technology-based business plan… Continue reading Grambling State team places second at BizTech competition with device that detects air pollutants

Closing reception for VAPA Winter Exhibition set for Thursday

Artwork created by students from Grambling State University’s Department of Visual and Performing Arts has been on display in the Lincoln Parish Library (LPL) lobby since Nov. 8 as part of GSU’s 2022 Winter Art Exhibition Art Show. From 6-8 p.m. Thursday, a closing reception for the exhibit will be held to recognize the 23… Continue reading Closing reception for VAPA Winter Exhibition set for Thursday

Students Jasmine Franklin and Lindsey Johnson Chosen For Coca-Cola UNITED’s Annual ‘Pay It Forward’ Internship

HBCU students chosen to experience a training intensive with Coca-Cola will receive a $1,000 school stipend NEW ORLEANS, LA – September 1, 2020 –Coca-Cola Bottling Company UNITED is gearing up for the 2020 edition of the companywide “Pay It Forward” program, which aims to provide African-American youth with opportunities to celebrate students’ achievements and further… Continue reading Students Jasmine Franklin and Lindsey Johnson Chosen For Coca-Cola UNITED’s Annual ‘Pay It Forward’ Internship

Recruiters Want You! Who’s Coming to the Fall 2019 Career Fair?

Check out the growing list of top-grossing companies coming to recruit Grambling State students at next week’s career fair events. Whether you’re looking for an internship for summer or a full-time gig after graduation, there are competitive openings in career fields from nursing to computer science to criminal justice and many more.