Nelson Mandela speaking

Nelson Mandela, live and in technicolor

I’m normally not big on the whole celebrity birthday shout out thing but for this occasion I am making an exception. When I graduated from Southern University way back in 2000, Nelson Mandela was the speaker at our commencement ceremony. Many in attendance left there not just wanting to be successful people, they wanted to […]

Southern University DIGEST/Dept. of Mass Communication Reunion

Southern University comes together at NABJ 12

Southern University was well represented at the 2012 National Association of Black Journalist convention. The Department of Mass Communications (my old department) held a reunion/reception for current and former students as well staff The Southern Digest. Representatives from the student and professional chapters in Baton Rouge spoke about Southern’s past, present and future. Speakers included […]