SU Founders’ Day, March 10, celebrates 134 years

Southern University Baton Rouge will observe its annual Founders’ Day March 10, 2014, to commemorate 134 years of providing educational opportunities to students from across the globe. The theme for the 2012 commemoration is “Celebrating Southern University 134 Years:  100 Years on Scott’s Bluff.”

The University was founded in New Orleans in 1880 and relocated to Baton Rouge in 1914.

Events include:

Campus / Community Prayer Breakfast
Royal Cotillion Ballroom
Smith-Brown Memorial Student Union
8 a.m.

SU Laboratory School Pilgrimage
Clark Gravesite
10 a.m.

Founders’ Day Convocation
F.G. Clark Activity Center
Guest Speaker: Leon R. Tarver II, SU System president emeritus
11 a.m.