Author: Colin Jno-Finn


International students welcomed to campus

First time international enrollees into Grambling State University have been encouraged to continue the legacy of academic greatness and discipline set by previous international students.  Chief Operating Officer, Martin Lemelle, brought words of welcome on behalf of President Rick Gallot. There, he informed the students that GSU has always welcomed […]


Orchesis need funds for trip

Thirty members from the Orchesis Dance Company will be traveling to New York for the annual Black College Dance Exchange (BCDE), which will be held from April 7-10. However, that can only become a reality once financial obligations have been met. The group launched a massive fund-raising drive in an […]


Depression screening held for Mental Health Month

The Counseling Center at GSU hosted a screening depression day last Thursday in observance of Mental Health Month.”The test is a generic online screening that is taken online, which tells the participant if they are depressed or experiencing some signs of depression,” said counselor Miranda Warren. Warren said that depression […]


‘Pimp My Room’ successful

Two residents of Jeanes Hall have been declared top winners in “Pimp My Room” competition held on Sept. 30. It was part of dorm hall activities for the month of September and saw 12 competitors from six rooms.Top winners were announced as Sean Jno-Francoise and Leon Norvill whose theme was […]


United Campus Ministry looking to have busy year

The United Campus Ministries of Grambling State University will continue on the “straight and narrow path’” this school year as it seeks to bring spiritual growth and development to the community. Director of Campus Ministry, Reverend Connie Breaux, said while there are challenges, the possibilities of what can be gained […]


Spiritual fire gets ignited

The Baptist Collegiate Ministry, commonly known as BCM, is now known as Ignite. Director of the group, Rev. Reginald Alford told The Gramblinite that the group mission remains the same, but the new name was necessary as the organization is no longer associated with the Louisiana Southern Baptist Convention.Rev. Alford […]


GSU honors employees with 20 years of service

Faculty and staff members who have given 20 years of service to Grambling State University were honored during a brief ceremony in the Atrium located in the student union building Tuesday afternoon. Approximately 10 faculty members received certificates of appreciation from University President Dr. Horace Judson. During the event the […]