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  • Grambling State among recipients of $75K Ascend grant to support student parents
    by Tisha Arnold on January 25, 2023 at 10:31 pm

    Grambling, La. – January 25, 2023 – Grambling State University is one of eight Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCUs) to join Ascend at the Aspen Institute’s Black and Native Family Futures Fund.   This new capacity-building fund provides financial support and expert technical assistance to selected HBCU and… Continue reading Grambling State among recipients of $75K Ascend grant to support student parents

  • VP for Academic Affairs elected to SACSCOC Board of Trustees
    by Tisha Arnold on January 25, 2023 at 3:52 pm

    Grambling, La. – January 25, 2023 – ­Dr. Connie R. Walton, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Grambling State University (GSU) has been elected to serve as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).   “I am elated about Dr. Walton’s… Continue reading VP for Academic Affairs elected to SACSCOC Board of Trustees

  • GSU set to join Thurgood Marshall coalition to drive long-term progress at HBCUs
    by Tisha Arnold on January 18, 2023 at 5:31 pm

    Grambling, La. – January 18, 2023 – The Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF), UNCF (United Negro College Fund), and Partnership for Education Advancement have launched a landmark collaboration to drive tangible, long-term progress for Grambling State University and other Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) while also impacting the Black economy. What has been dubbed… Continue reading GSU set to join Thurgood Marshall coalition to drive long-term progress at HBCUs

  • GSU targets ‘gateway to greatness’ in Omaha, Nebraska
    by Thomas Boatright on January 5, 2023 at 4:29 pm

    The city of Omaha, Nebraska, is known for being the “Gateway to the West.”   For Grambling State University (GSU), it could soon also become known as a “Gateway to Greatness.”   GSU President Rick Gallot, GSU Vice President for University Advancement and Innovation Melanie Jones, and College of Business lecturer Susan B. Wiley recently… Continue reading GSU targets ‘gateway to greatness’ in Omaha, Nebraska

  • Alumnus Mark Crawford challenges Fall 2022 graduates to exceed limits, break boundaries
    by Tisha Arnold on December 16, 2022 at 12:06 am

    GSU alumnus presents $50K check from BP to benefit scholarships Grambling, La. – December 15, 2022 – British Petroleum (bp) Senior Vice President Mark A. Crawford brought much in his role serving as the keynote speaker for Grambling State University’s (GSU) Commencement Ceremony held Friday morning at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly Center. Crawford graduated… Continue reading Alumnus Mark Crawford challenges Fall 2022 graduates to exceed limits, break boundaries