The 2014 HBCU Award Finalist was announced on the HBCU Digest website this past weekend at http://hbcudigest.com/hbcu-awards-finalists/.
Dillard University was nominated for several awards including Best Choir, Best Fine Arts Program, Best Nursing Program, Female Faculty Member of the Year – Dr. Mona Lisa Saloy, Female Alumnus of the Year – Cynthia Butler-McIntyre, Female Student of the Year – Nicole Tinson, Male President of the Year- Dr. Walter Kimbrough and HBCU of the Year. Dillard University with eight nominations have more than any other university this year.
The HBCU Awards acknowledges and celebrates achievement at historically black colleges and universities throughout the United States. Crowning winners in the fields of leadership, arts, athletics, research, and community engagement, the HBCU Awards is the first and only event to recognize the influence and impact of HBCUs on American culture. Proceeds from the ceremony benefit the Center for HBCU Media Advocacy (CHMA), a nonprofit organization that seeks to promote the mission, culture and development of America’s historically black colleges and universities through new media exposure, training and education.
Members of HBCU communities nationwide will convene on the campus of Dillard University for the 2014 HBCU Media Week July 10 2014 – July 12, 20014, featuring the annual HBCU Media Summit and HBCU Awards ceremony. To buy tickets to attend the ceremony please click on the following link.
Congratulations to all of the nominees and good luck from the Dillard University National Alumni Association (DUNAA)!!