The Dillard University National Alumni Association would like to extend our congratulations to Vince Hudson for recently being named the Global Brand Director of Smirnoff.
The president’s of 34 HBCU’S (Historical Black Colleges & Universities) released a join letter titled “A Call for Peace and Unity.” The letter outlines an action plan to address gun violence and its impact on our communities. Please click the link to review the letter.
The Dillard University Alumni Office is currently taking nomination for the first Dillard University “40 Under 40 Awards.” Nominees must be under the age of 40 and the form must be completed by Dec. 31, 2016 to qualify. Click the below link to nominate.
Congratulations to Dr. Walter M. Kimbrough for recently being listed as one of The 20 Most Interesting College Presidents in America. Please click the link to learn more about Dr. Kimbrough recent honor and the other interesting college presidents that he is listed with.
On behalf of the Dillard University National Alumni Association I would like to congratulate all alums who participated in the recent surge to meet the university’s fundraising and alumni participation goals for FY 2015-2016. Congratulations also to those who had contributed before the surge. This is a testament to what we can do when we really focus on the most important matters facing our Alma Mater. We should be proud of this achievement.”
Sidney Green, Ph.D, President
WHO: Dillard University Office of Community & Church Relations in conjunction with Bethany United Methodist Church, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, and Pentecost Baptist Church
It saddens DUNAA to announce the passing of Dillard University alumnus Brandon Sims. Brandon Sims was a proud Dillard University alumnus and a proud member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc.
Viewing will be held on Friday, July 15 from 5:00 – 9:00 pm. at Willie Watkins Funeral Home, 6580 Church Street, Riverdale, GA 30274. Flowers can be sent to the funeral home.
Funerals at Divine Faith Ministries International 9800 Tara Blvd, Jonesboro GA 30236 on Saturday, July 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
DUNAA request that the Dillard University Alumni family please pray for his family, line brothers, chapter brothers friends, classmates, former co workers, fraternity brothers church members and all who knew and love him.
Congratulations are in order for Kelia Whittington Class of 1989 as she was named the assistant coach of the Marist College Women’s Basketball program. Continue reading
We are truly excited about the recent release of the book An Old – Fashioned Girl’s Adventures in the Modern World of Dating by DU Alumna April Bivens. According to the book website. “An Old-Fashioned Girl’s Adventures in the Modern World of Dating takes you along for the ride as first-time author April E. Bivens meets the man who would eventually give her the most important thing in her life. The book details her misadventures with a man whose broken bones didn’t prevent him from breaking her heart. An Old-Fashioned Girl’s Adventures in the Modern World of Dating also reveals what happens when small talk during a second date takes an unexpected political turn.”
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