Dillard University is noted for producing the best educators on all levels of education and this is yet another great example. Dr. Lana Chambliss class of 1988 was recently highlighted as a “must take psychology professor” in New Orleans. Please click the link to learn more about this great Psychology professor
After a long search the Dillard University Athletics department named Mr. Mike Newell as the new men’s basketball coach. Congratulations and best wishes from the Dillard University National Alumni Association on your tenure at Dillard University we wish you much success and a future championship. Please click on the link to learn more about Mr. Mike Newell
HBCU Digest interviewed Dr. Walter Kimbrough recently on issues such as police and the black community, MC Lyte appointment to the Dillard University board, Dillard culture and the black life matters movement. Please listen by clicking on the link
Also listen to other HBCU Presidents discuss issues in the HBCU world at the following link
MC Lyte a rap legend recently joined the Dillard University Board of Trustees. Please click on the links and learn more about this appointment.
The Dillard University National Alumni Association – DUNAA just recently launched a new Instagram page!! Please follow us @du_alumni You can also follow us on Twitter @DUAlumni & Facebook at Dillard Alum & The Dillard University National Alumni Association Fan Page
We are so proud of this Daughter of Dillard and wish her much success in her future business developments. To learn more about the AOL contest and Mrs. Crystal McDonald please click on the link.
DUNAA invites all alumni who live in the greater New Orleans area, coming in town for reunion, or who may be visiting New Orleans for the weekend to attend our spring national meeting this Friday, May 8, 2015 at 3:30pm in the PSB Building.
Come and receive updates from the DU National Alumni Association Executive Board. Learn how you can become an active member and support our “Fair Dillard.”
Additionally, the newly elected DUNAA executive board will be sworn in at the meeting and presented to the DU Alumni Family for the first time. Come and join a growing movement of alumni supporting and serving Dillard University while having fun.
It is back!! The Dillard University National Alumni Association “White Linen Midnight Breakfast Party” will be this Friday, May 8, 2015 on the second floor of Kearny Hall. The event will include chicken & waffles, fish, an open bar and music provided by our very own alumnus DJ. Raj Smoove. Come out and party with the DU Family!! Tickets are $35 pre sale and $45 at the door. Pre sale tickets will be sold at the Dillard University National Alumni Association Meeting on Friday, May 8, 2015 at 3:30pm to 5:00pm! All money raised will go to the DUNAA Scholarship Fund.
The Dillard University Reunion Weekend is almost here and the Dillard University Alumni Office Officers are working extremely hard to make it a time to remember. Please review the alumni reunion schedule and come out and show your Blue & White school pride
REUNION SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Thursday, May 7
4p.m. Campus-Wide Block Party & Reunion Kick-Off featuring DJ Raj Smoove (Kabacoff Plaza)
6p.m. Donor Recognition Event (By invitation only)
9p.m. “Back Like We Never Left” Reverse Happy Hour (Vitascope at Hyatt Regency New Orleans)
Friday, May 8
8a.m.-4p.m. On-site Registration/ Pre-registration Pick-up/ Miss Dillard Check-In (PSB 131)
8-9:30a.m. Celebration Breakfast Acknowledging Golden Graduates (New Student Union)
10a.m.-4p.m. Alumni Artists, Authors & Entrepreneurs Showcase (PSB Atrium)
10a.m. Reception Celebrating Dillard Nurses (PSB 2nd floor balcony)
10a.m.- 12p.m Miss Dillard 2015 & 1965 host Alumni Hospitality (Alumni House)
11a.m., 2p.m. “Remember When” Guided Tour (starting in PSB Atrium)
12p.m.-2p.m. Soul Luncheon featuring live music by BRW (Kearny, 2nd Floor)
2:30p.m. Class Meetings- class years ending in 5’s & 0’s (PSB classrooms)
3:30p.m. DU National Alumni Association Meeting
6p.m. Baccalaureate (Ave of Oaks)
9p.m.-1a.m. Midnight Breakfast White Linen Night hosted by the DU National Alumni Association (Kearny Hall, 2nd floor)
Saturday, May 9
8a.m. Commencement (Ave of Oaks)
2p.m.-6p.m. HBCU Young Alumni Day Party (Apres Lounge, 608 Fulton Ave.)
6p.m.-11p.m. Alumni Gala & Awards Ceremony (Hyatt Regency)
6p.m.: Cocktail Reception
7p.m.: Dinner & Awards
9p.m.: Dancing & Class Photos
Sunday, May 10
9:30-11a.m. “Never Would’ve Made It” Worship Service (Lawless Chapel)
11a.m.-2p.m. Southern Style Cook-out (Kabacoff Plaza)
*The acronym PSB is short for the Professional Schools Building (located directly behind the Alumni House).
– See more at: http://give.dillard.edu/pages/reunion-schedule#sthash.eprlstLv.dpuf