|Twenty-five students from several St. Landry Parish High Schools attended the June 3 ACT Prep Workshop hosted by the Sustainable Agriculture Rural Development Institute.|
Baton Rouge, La. – The Sustainable Agriculture Rural Development Institute (SARDI) hosted its first ACT PREP Workshop on June 3, 2017 at its Opelousas location. Twenty-five students from Northwest High, Opelousas High, North Central High, and Porte Barre High Schools attended the workshop.
Dr. Donya Boyd instructed the ACT Prep workshop, which covered subjects such as mathematics and English. At the end of the workshop, students had an understanding of what will be expected on the ACT test and how to prepare for future exams. Dr. Boyd was assisted by SARDI’s staff.
SARDI is a satellite campus of the SU Ag Center housed in Opelousas, La. The Institute focuses on improving the socioeconomic well-being of citizens in rural communities within a ten-parish region of St. Landry, Acadia, Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Evangeline, Lafayette, Pointe Coupee, St. Martin, and Vermillion Parishes.
The SU Ag Center and College of Agricultural, Family and Consumer Sciences together are called the Southern University Agricultural Land-Grant Campus.
For additional information about SARDI or to receive information about its programs and services, call 337-943-2410.