Dillard President Walter M. Kimbrough joins 34 other HBCU Presidents in “A Call for Peace and Unity”

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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.

http://www.dillard.edu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1995:dillard-president-walter-m-kimbrough-joins-34-other-hbcu-presidents-in-a-call-for-peace-and-unity&catid=42:news-and-events&Itemid=890

 

Dr Walter M. Kimbrough listed as one of The 20 Most Interesting College Presidents

Dr. Walter Kimbrough 7th President of Dillard University

Dr. Walter Kimbrough 7th President of Dillard University

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.

http://www.thebestschools.org/features/most-interesting-college-presidents/

 

 

Take the DUNAA Alumni Giving Survey Today!

Alumni Survey #3
Hi Fellow Dillard University Alum,
You are receiving this survey invitation because you are a valuable member of the Dillard University alumni community. Yesterday, our alumni stepped up in record numbers to donate to our Alma Mater! Dillard University National Alumni Association would like to ensure our alumni keep the momentum going.
We are collecting your feedback on how we can improve events and messaging related to alumni giving. Typically, this survey takes 5-10 minutes to complete. If you have any questions, please contact Erica M. Williams, Alumni Giving Initiative Chairperson at ewilliams2008@gmail.com.
Take the Survey Now!
Remember, you can always find us on Facebook, Instagram, or on Twitter @dualumni.
Thank you again for your time and input.
Erica M. Williams

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Congratulations Dillard Alumni From DUNAA President

Sidney Green

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

DU Alumnus Brandon Sims is now Beyond the Oaks

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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.

DU Alumna April Bivens Authored New Book

THUMBNAIL_IMAGEWe 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.”

Please learn more about the book and the author by clicking on the link and supporting our DU Sister!

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