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Dennis Shields, Southern University (2022)




Genre: Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2022-10-12

Duration: 00:28:45

Subjects: Rotary Club of Baton Rouge | Southern University and A & M College | Historically black colleges and universities | Southern University System | HIGHER EDUCATION | Shields, Dennis J.


  • Shields, Dennis Speaker


This episode of the series “Newsmakers” features a speech by Dennis Shields before a meeting of the Baton Rouge Rotary Club on October 12, 2022. Shields is the new president and chancellor of Southern University in Baton Rouge. He discusses: his background; the Southern University System; his priorities for his first year; the new A&M Agenda with LSU; and their master plan. He also answers questions from the audience.