|L-r: Williams, Brown, Eubanks, Keller, Heitman, Kalmback|
Baton Rouge, La. – Southern University Research and Extension Center administrators and writers recently paid a visit to the Advocate editorial board to share the spectrum of programs in place to address issues in Louisiana parishes.
Present at the meeting from the SU Ag Center were Leodrey Williams, Chancellor; Adell Brown Jr., Vice Chancellor for Research; Gina E. Eubanks, Vice Chancellor for Extension; Bridget Udoh, Communications Specialist; and Charisma DeBerry, Research Associate. Attendees from the Advocate were Danny Heitman, Editorial writer/columnist; Fred Kalmback, Managing Editor; and Lanny Keller, Editorial Writer.
In the Opinion section of the September 20th issue, the Advocate published an article highlighting the core message of the meeting. The story entitled “Our views: lifting urban, rural poor” is available at http://theadvocate.com/news/opinion/3878896-123/our-views-lifting-urban-rural#.UFvIL1iZdNQ.mailto
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