THE MONTH IN PICTURES
up close

UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL


Filmmaker Shola Lynch (2nd from left) mixes with XU students (L-R) Jade Crutch, Eric Craig, and Allyson Graham, following a campus screening and discussion of her 2013 documentary “Free Angela & All Political Prisoners” which chronicles the life of 1970’s revolutionary political icon Angela Davis.

photo by Irving Johnson III

moment in time

A MOMENT IN TIME

Xavier students mingle with distinguished guests just prior to a panel discussion held in the University Center, part of the day's celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Historic March on Washington in 1963. In the mix are (L-R) DeMone Johnson, Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal Judge Edwin A. Lombard, XU President Dr. Norman C. Francis, Sarah-Ann Charles, UNO history professor Dr. Raphael Cassimire, and Kristen Sanchez.

photo by Irving Johnson III

 

career

HELPFUL HINTS 

(L-R) Walmart company representative Dr. Michael Robinson shares some career and employment wisdom with attentive XU students Lauren Day, LaToya Batiste, and Lillian Gordon during the Fall College of Pharmacy Career Fair..

photo by Irving Johnson III

midnight madness MIDNIGHT MADNESS

Two members of the Gold Rush men’s basketball squad – (left & right) Lucas Martin and Jarvis Thibodeaux – join up with Tayler Loyd to enjoy a student bloc party outside the Convocation Center following “Midnight Madness”, a campus event signaling the beginning of the fall basketball practice.

photo by Irving Johnson III

breakfast

EARLY RISERS

Dr. Loren Blanchard addresses an attentive audience at the first-ever “Breakfast with the Provost”, during which the University Provost/Senior VP for Academic Affairs encouraged frank dialogue and a constructive exchange of ideas with attending faculty and staff members.

photo by Irving Johnson III

philosophy NEW BLOOD

The International Honor Society in Philosophy welcomed two new members into the fold during its Fall 2013 Inductions. Among those on hand for the ceremony were (L-R) RosaMary Foundation Professor of Liberal Arts and Chapter Advisor Dr. Thora Bayer, Rasheed Gilmer, Chapter President Adia Wallace, and Jordyn Goody.

Photo by Dr. Joseph LeFevre

globemed

GLOBEMED

A new organization seeking to empower students and communities to work together to improve the health of people living in poverty around the world has formed at XU. Current leadership includes (L-R) CIIP Director Torian Lee, chapter co-presidents Jamilla Emerson and Raven Holmes (the founding member), and faculty advisor Dr. Krista Mincey.

Photo courtesy CIIP

revival

CAMPUS REVIVAL

(L-R) Archdiocesan Director of the Office of Black Catholics Ansel Augustine, Fr. Maurice Nutt CSsR D.Min, and XU Provost and Senior VP for Academic Affairs Dr.  Loren Blanchard share a quiet moment following Fr. Maurice’s moving spiritual revival, “An Evening of Prayer, Preaching and Praise,” held in the St. Katharine Drexel Chapel.

Photo courtesy Academic Affairs

About Xavier - Contact Us - Site Map
© Xavier University of Louisiana. All rights reserved