THE MONTH IN PICTURES

fattah

FATTAH CONFERENCE

Senior math major Cher’Lynn Shaw of Irving TX (MacArthur High), junior physics major Stephen Willams of Forestville MD (Suitland High) and junior math major April Harry of New Iberia (Westgate High) hang out with long-time XU mathematics professor Dr. Lester W. Jones at the 23rd annual Fattah Conference on Higher Education. It marked the first time the conference – which encourages minority undergraduate students to pursue graduate school degrees – was open to students from all Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Photo by Martin Regusters
Leaping Lion Photography & Ditigal Fuzzion Art

lincoln

HISTORY ON VIEW

Second-year pharmacy student Kirk Sanders of Mobile AL (Davidson High) and freshman biology/pre-med major Christina Simmons of New Orleans (Edna Karr High) review the "Abraham Lincoln Birthday Bicentennial" display at the Library Resource Center 3rd floor near the University Archives.

Photo by Irving Johnson III

 

studyabroad

A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITIES

Arcadia University representative Todd Karr explains his school's study abroad programs to freshman chemistry/pre-pharmacy major Jade Young of New Orleans LA (Ben Franklin High) and sophomore biology/pre-med major Erica Lewis of New Orleans (Warren Easton High) during the Center for Intercultural and International Programs sponsored Study Abroad Fair held in the NCF Annex lobby.

Photo by Irving Johnson III

legends

LIVING LEGENDS

Four Xavierites were among the seven persons honored as “Living Legends” for service to the Greater New Orleans community during the Audubon Institute's 2009 Black History Month Celebration. Among the honorees were (from left): Irma Dixon, XU President Norman Francis ’52, the Rev. Fred Luter, XU Trustee Dr. Myron Moorehead, Raymond Rivarde ’79, Bill Rousselle ’67 and Paul Valteau.

Photo by Randall Schexnayder ‘80

Music Department Spring Tour

A complete calendar of the tour follows:

March 10, 7:00 p.m. - Warren Memorial UM Church
181 Joseph Lowry Blvd., Atlanta GA

March 11
, 7:00 p.m. - Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
1007 Roxboro St., Durham NC

March 13, 7:00 p.m. - Mother Zion AME Church
146 137th St., Harlem NY

March 14, 7:00 p.m. - National Justice Award Event
Celebrations Hall, 2201 Galloway Road, Bensalem PA

March 15, 10:00 a.m. - SBS Motherhouse
Bensalem PA

March 16, 7:00 p.m. - St. Gabriel Catholic Church
26 Grant Circle NW, Washington DC

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