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They Beat the Odds

Sometimes life just doesn’t seem to be fair. We start off as little children with big dreams of what we’re going to be when we grow up, all the things we’re going to own and […]


AKA’s regional conference focuses on global leadership, brings Kamala Harris to New Orleans April 19

More than 5,000 women will converge in New Orleans April 18 – 21, for Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated’s 87TH South Central Regional Conference. Under the leadership of International President, Glenda Glover, Ph.D., and South Central Regional Director, Katina […]

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Southern’s Victor Mbarika earns third lifetime achievement award for IT work in developing nations

In recognition of his contributions to the growth of education in Nigeria and other African countries, Southern University professor Victor Marika was recently honored by  the Anglican Communion, Church of Nigeria, Nsukka Diocese, in Enugu State, for his […]