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Encyclopedia > Southern University at New Orleans

The Southern University at New Orleans is a University in New Orleans, Louisiana. It is part of the Southern University System. It is sometimes refered to by its initials "SUNO". // History Because of the above definition, the oldest universities in the world were all European, as the awarding of academic degrees was not a custom of older institutions of learning in Asia and Africa. ... New Orleans (local pronunciations: , , or ) (French: La Nouvelle-Orléans, pronounced in standard French accent) is a major U.S. port city and historically the largest city in the U.S. state of Louisiana. ... The Southern University System is a system of universities in the U.S. state of Louisiana. ...


The campus is located adjacent to the Pontchartrain Park neighborhood of the Upper Ninth Ward of New Orleans. Like most of the city, the campus experienced flooding in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina in 2005. None the less, with significant repairs and cleanup, the University is schedualed to reopen in January of 2006. The 9th ward is a highly distinctive region in New Orleans, Louisiana that is located in the eastern downriver portion of the city. ... Wikinews has news related to this article: Category:New Orleans Disaster Disaster recovery American Red Cross: Official donation site www. ... 2005 (MMV) is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


External links

  • SUNO.edu

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