By: Chris Nakamoto – WBRZ – TV
A student at Southern University will be one of the last students to cross the stage with a bachelor’s degree in architecture from Southern University in Baton Rouge.
Two years ago, the Board of Regents voted to terminate the architecture program citing declining enrollment. Taikian Brooks is one student who was determined not to let adversity stand in the way of his degree.
“I can say I earned every bit of it,” Brooks said.
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