CAMPUS NEWS: MAY 21, 2021

SPRING COMMENCEMENT 2021

Civil Rights Leader Raphael Cassimere Jr. Urges UNO Graduates to ‘Take a Stand’

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Raphael Cassimere Jr., an emeritus professor of history and civil rights leader, was the principal speaker at the University of New Orleans spring 2021 commencement ceremonies.

Raphael Cassimere Jr., an emeritus professor of history and civil rights leader, was the principal speaker at the University of New Orleans spring 2021 commencement ceremonies.

Students test out their robotic eels at the University of New Orleans recreation center’s pool. The robots were created as part of a weeklong School of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering STEM camp funded by the U.S. Office of Naval Research. July 16, 2021
UNO Robotic Eel Camp Introduces Middle School Students to Engineering
Middle school students from the metro New Orleans area spent a week delving into engineering topics and creating projects to demonstrate those conc  Read more
University of New Orleans professor Jacinta Saffold is a scholar of African American literature and hip hop studies. July 9, 2021
Literature Professor Jacinta Saffold Uses Digital Humanities Projects To Explore Black Peoples’ Influence on Pop Culture
When the coronavirus pandemic forced courses to be delivered online, University of New Orleans African American literature professor Jacinta Saffol  Read more