When a local theatre troupe lost its space, SSU instructor David I. L. Poole couldn’t say no to a perfect opportunity. Check out his movement to spark SSU (and Savannah’s) theatre scene.
Thierry Sawadogo ’20 wasn’t going to let 5,000+ miles stand between him and his dreams. That’s why he swam in the 2016 Olympics and is earning his computer science degree at SSU.
One of Savannah native Dr. Sue Ebanks’ favorite things? The city’s iconic oak trees. See how she’s rallying the community to keep campus, and nearby Thunderbolt, green.
What happens when the odds are stacked against you? Become the very first HBCU squad to win the CHEERSPORT national title, of course. That’s how these Tigers roar.
English professor Dr. Erin DeYoung has technicolor hair, rides a 1972 Honda CB350, loves to fly planes, and has one philosophy: Be true to yourself and speak your mind.
How do you turn a gift for talking to just about anyone (about anything) into a buzzworthy TV and radio career? For JaQuitta Williams ’93, the answer was simple: Take charge.
Brittany Jones ’10 didn’t have much growing up – but she had plenty of dreams. Nothing was going to stop her from reaching them. Now, she’s living a life she’d once only imagined.
Cattany Brown ’16 wants to change minds with media. So she got as much experience behind a camera as she could. See how widening her lens to opportunities landed her on Capitol Hill.
Jared Kolleh ’16 is on the road to becoming a border-hopping businessman. Thanks to Savannah State, he got the global exposure he needs to work for an international company.
Tatia Adams Fox ’94 has worked for some of the biggest names in the music and entertainment business and at a slew of Fortune 500 companies. Discover the secret to her success.
As an international student from the Bahamas, T'keyah Butler '16 called SSU her home. It was also the reason she became her best self.
Terri Clay knew that Savannah State’s homeland security and emergency management program—the first of its kind in Georgia and one of few in the U.S.—was the perfect place to ready the world’s next great domestic defenders.