THE MONTH IN PICTURES
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AT YOUR SERVICE

(L-R) XU President Norman C. Francis presents the University’s two most coveted senior service awards – the St. Katharine Drexel Award and the Mother Agatha Ryan Award – to Kaylise Trahan of Lafayette LA and Sharae Celestine of Opelousas LA at the 2013 Baccalaureate Mass and Honors Convocation.

photo by Irving Johnson III

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THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME


XU President Dr. Norman C. Francis presents an honorary Doctor of Science degree to U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin ’79, the event’s keynote speaker, at Xavier’s 86th annual commencement.

photo by Irving Johnson III

the barn

FOND FAREWELL

The Barn, once the iconic centerpiece of Xavier intercollegiate athletics and the venue for countless other university events over the years, fades into history as workers demolish the time-worn 76-year-old structure, which has been replaced by the state-of-the-art $25 million Convocation Center.

photo by Irving Johnson III

scholarship GENEROUS SUPPORTERS

Representatives of the Alpha Beta Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and its corporate partner GNO-ABO Charitable and Educational Foundation Inc. present a check to XU in support of student scholarships. On hand for the presentation were: (from left) XU Senior VP Dr. Loren Blanchard, Foundation President Gloria Love; scholarship recipient/P1 pharmacy student Andrell Harry of New Orleans, former Foundation president Madelyn Sanchez, and founding president/XU professor Dr. Conchetta White-Fulton.

photo courtesy of Academic Afffairs

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HONOR SOCIETY

Five Xavier students – (front L-R) Malik Stevenson, Felicia Obialo, Chandler Carter, Donielle Williams, and Victoria Hardnett – joined the ranks of the Beta Lambda chapter of Phi Sigma Iota, the national foreign language honor society, at the 2013 formal banquet and induction ceremony. Also on hand for the occasion were: (back L-R) Dr. Susan Spillman, Tiffany Ransom, Alexis Ellis, Patrick Jackson, Tiffany Weber, Celeste Edwards, Victoria Hardnett, Dr. Elizabeth Rousselle, and Bro. Herman Johnson.

photo by Irving Johnson III

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