POSTED: Monday, May 7, 2012 - 3:00pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 7, 2012 - 3:04pm
BATON ROUGE, LA — Southern University announced today the election of Erin Rogers as the new Miss Southern University 2012-13 and Willie McCorkle as the 2012-13 Student Government Association president.
Elections were held recently on the Baton Rouge campus.
Rogers, a native of New Orleans and graduate of Xavier University Prep, is a senior biology major with minors in chemistry and Spanish. Rogers, 21, succeeds Baton Rouge native Chisolu Isiadinsu.
McCorkle, also a New Orleans native, is a graduate of McDonogh 35 High School. The 20-year-old junior is a mass communications major with a concentration in public relations. McCorkle succeeds two-term SGA President Demetrius Sumner from Dallas.