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

VAPA chair featured in Canvas Rebel Magazine

Grambling State University’s Rodercas Davis, head of the Department of Visual and Performing Arts, was the subject of a profile feature earlier this month by Canvas Rebel Magazine (canvasrebel.com). The feature discusses Davis’ path to becoming head of Grambling’s VAPA department, including writing he’s done as a former columnist for the Athens Banner-Herald and Code… Continue reading VAPA chair featured in Canvas Rebel Magazine

Congresswoman Letlow honors service, selflessness during Veteran’s Day event

Grambling, La. – November 11, 2022 – Honor was the theme of the day as Louisiana’s 5th District U.S. Congresswoman Julia Letlow served as the keynote speaker for the fourth annual Veterans Day Appreciation Program at Grambling State University. Opening her speech, Letlow seemed to be directly addressing veterans looking on as part of the… Continue reading Congresswoman Letlow honors service, selflessness during Veteran’s Day event

Grambling State leaders reflect on successful Homecoming celebration

Grambling, La. – November 6, 2022 – Even a brief line of storms that hit campus late Friday night into early Saturday morning didn’t dampen what Grambling State University officials called an all-around winning week of Homecoming festivities. GSU defeated Arkansas-Pine Bluff 36-10 in the football game, but that was a small part of what… Continue reading Grambling State leaders reflect on successful Homecoming celebration

Grambling State partners with law enforcement agencies to increase presence, protection during Homecoming Week

Grambling State University is turning toward strength in numbers and advanced technology to ensure Homecoming 2022 is as safe as it can be for all on campus. Homecoming festivities are in full swing at Grambling State, and GSU Police Chief Rodney Demery says that every effort is being made to make sure it will be… Continue reading Grambling State partners with law enforcement agencies to increase presence, protection during Homecoming Week

Congresswoman Julia Letlow to serve as keynote speaker for Veteran’s Day event at Grambling State

Grambling, La. – November 3, 2022 – Louisiana District 5 Congresswoman Julia Letlow will serve as the keynote speaker for the Veterans Day Appreciation Program at Grambling State University (GSU). Set for 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, the free public event will be held in the auditorium of the Bettye Smith School of Nursing building.… Continue reading Congresswoman Julia Letlow to serve as keynote speaker for Veteran’s Day event at Grambling State

Convocation speaker imparts words of wisdom during 121st Founder’s Day event

Grambling, La. – November 2, 2022 – Faith, purpose, audacity, trust, and grace — those were five words of wisdom from Grambling State University Founders Day Convocation speaker Dr. Kizuwanda Grant Tuesday morning inside the Frederick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. The morning began with a short ceremony at the bust of Grambling’s founder, Charles P.… Continue reading Convocation speaker imparts words of wisdom during 121st Founder’s Day event

Grambling State choir shines in performance at 75th anniversary event

Grambling, La. — October 21, 2022 — The shining sounds of 75 years of success permeated the air in the Conrad Hutchinson Performing Arts Center on Monday evening as the Grambling State University Choir presented its anniversary performance under the guidance of new director Cordara Harper. Titled “Be Optimistic: A Celebration of 75 years Sharing… Continue reading Grambling State choir shines in performance at 75th anniversary event

Grambling State University and Southern University to Play in NBA HBCU Classic 2023 on Feb. 18

 NEW YORK, Oct. 14, 2022 – The Grambling State University and Southern University men’s basketball programs have been selected to play in the NBA HBCU Classic 2023, the NBA announced today. The Southwestern Athletic Conference matchup will take place on Saturday, Feb. 18 at 4 p.m. ET/2 p.m. MT at the University of Utah’s Jon… Continue reading Grambling State University and Southern University to Play in NBA HBCU Classic 2023 on Feb. 18