|Ag student marshal - Sally Ross|
Baton Rouge, La. – Southern University Baton Rouge awarded diploma to nearly 500 graduates during its fall commencement exercises, today, Dec. 11. The fall 2015 Class included 310 undergraduate and 184 graduate candidates for degrees. The chief student marshal for the College of Sciences and Agriculture was Baton Rouge native, Sally Demetris Nicole Ross.
During her senior year, August 2015, Ross was selected to be a 2015 HBCU All-Star Scholar by the White House Initiative for Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
The SU Ag Center congratulates Ms. Ross for a job well done!
The commencement speaker was Louisiana Governor-elect John Bel Edwards who was elected Louisiana's 56th governor in November. Edwards will take office Jan. 11, 2016.
Southern University System President/Chancellor Ray L. Belton presided and conferred degrees, along with University deans, to the candidates.