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What does it mean to be a Southernite?

To be a Southernite means responsibility. We have a responsibility to financially support initiatives that enhance the student experience. We have a responsibility to lend our expertise and energy to push Southern University beyond what our ancestors imagined. Lastly, we have a responsibility to inspire the generations following us to relentlessly chase their dreams.

Kijuan's Bio:

Kijuan Poland, MBA is a Baton Rouge, LA native. He received his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from Southern University in Baton Rouge. Upon graduation, he embarked on a journey that would take him to South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia where the foundation of his engineering career was developed. While in Georgia, an old passion spawned into a new career path. Kijuan enjoyed helping people reimagine their career plans and talking through career aspirations. So began his transition to Human Resources.