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News Releases 2017


noneXavier Receives Blue Cross Grant Award for Innovative Hypertension Study
ttXavier to Host Community Hearing/Town Hall Meeting on Reparations for African Americans


none161 Leaders in the U.S. Catholic Community Deliver a Climate Change Letter to President Trump and Congress [Letter] 
ttNew Orleans Education Organizations Awarded Nearly $13 Million to Collaborate on Strategy to Recruit and Train Teachers
noneQUEEN: An Exhibition from the Collection of CCH Pounder at Xavier University Art Gallery
ttXavier Named to Victory Media’s 2018 Military Friendly® Schools List
noneXavier to Host Fall Admissions Open House Nov. 10


ttEssayist/Educator Tim Wise to Speak at Xavier University of Louisiana
none5 Campuses Mobilize to Promote Freedom, Democracy Through Education
ttXavier University to Host Two Chinese Education Conferences in November
noneXavier to Host Resistance and Redemption in Black New Orleans: Past and Present
ttXULA Student Rescuers Honored by the New Orleans City Council
noneBasketball 2017-18: Here's a switch — Rush to Open Season on Road / Auburn, UNO, Cajuns on Gold Nugget Schedule
ttXULA Honors 77 Long-Time Employees at Founder’s Day Celebration
noneAre You READY? Xavier University of Louisiana Celebrates Homecoming
ttTony! Toni! Toné!, Lavar Walker to Headline XULA Benefit Concert
noneXavier to Celebrate Founder's Day Oct. 10
ttXavier Slates Homecoming Nov. 15-19; Tickets Now on Sale


nonePre-law Students Receive Pointers from Xavier-educated Judges and Attorneys
ttAlumnus Physician Provides Hands-on Experience for Xavier Premed Students
noneXavier Public Health Students Leave Mark on Harvard University FACETS Program
ttXavier Student, Pageant Queen Uses Platform to Address Mental Illness Crisis
noneFinancial Aid and Scholarships Early Awareness Workshop Offered by Xavier
ttXavier Acquires a New Handicap Accessible Van to Assist Its Students
noneXavier Gets High Marks for Value in U.S. News College Guide
tt Patrice Bell Mercadel Appointed as Chief Marketing and Communications Officer


noneCVS Health Chooses Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy as Partner of the Year
ttXavier University of Louisiana Adds New Academic Programs

JULY 2017

noneXavier Alumni Named University’s New Chief of Police
ttSuperscholar Excel Program a Good Fit for College Bound Students
noneChemStar the Right Mix for Promising Scholars
ttFour Added to Xavier University of Louisiana Board of Trustees
noneXavier Ninth in HBCU Alumni Giving
ttXavier, UCSD Enter into Graduate Pathways Partnership
noneFiske College Guide Names Xavier a “Best Buy” Again

JUNE 2017

ttBioStar: An Answer to Declining Numbers of African American Students in STEM
noneMathStar Program Plants the Seed Early for Future Success
ttXavier Wins GCAC All-Sports Trophy for Sixth Time in Seven Years
noneJason Horn Named GCAC Athletics Director of the Year
ttXavier Launches a Sanford Institute of Philanthropy to Serve Southeast Louisiana
none749 Scholars Earn Spots on Spring Dean’s List
ttSister Grace Mary Flickinger, S.B.S., Named Professor Emerita of Biology
noneCommittee Approves 14 Faculty Promotions at Xavier
ttXavier University Online Fundraiser Seeks 3,000 Individual Donors

MAY 2017

none527 Receive Degrees at Xavier University Commencement 2017

APRIL 2017

ttGold Nuggets Win 4th GCAC Track Title in 5 Years
noneCURGO to host 14th Annual Festival of Scholars April 20-21
ttCongressman Cedric Richmond to Address 2017 Xavier Graduates
noneFor Xavier Professor Dr. Cary Caro, the Numbers Don't Lie
ttXavier Announces New Certificate Program in Health Communication
noneXavier Study of a 'Super Cocktail' Demonstrates Significant Killing Effects of Cancer Cells without Affecting Normal Cells
ttZippia Website Rates Xavier as Best College in Louisiana for Getting a Job
tXavier Partners Abroad
1903Smithsonian Exhibit on the Emancipation Proclamation/March on Washington at Xavier LRC
red pinXavier Announces New Certificate Program in Entrepreneurship

MARCH 2017

1903Xavier Students Awarded Truman Capote Creative Writing Scholarships
red pinSummer Sessions Offer Mix of Courses, Low Tuition
1903Xavier Offers Seven Academic Summer Programs for High School Students
red pin25 Xavier Alumni Matched for Medical Residencies
1903Xavier College of Pharmacy Students Matched for Residencies
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Student Media Continues Winning Ways
1903Xavier gets Grant from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to Enhance Core Curriculum
red pinBusiness to Host ‘Hack to Health’ Healthcare Hackathon
1903"Roots" Exhibit Showcases Three Artists
red pinThe Sacred and the Sinful: Hymns and Blues in New Orleans Jazz
1903Gold & White Goes Green


red pinPat Kendrick Named Head Volleyball Coach
1903Xavier Students Use Principles of Management to Teach Young Minds
red pinXU Muslim Student Association Stages a "We the People" March Protesting Trump's Executive Order
1903XULA Students Help Homeowners Clean Up After a Devastating Tornado
red pinU.S. Representative James Clyburn to Speak at Xavier's Black History Month Convocation
1903Xavier Student Receives Prestigious Luard Morse Scholarship to Study in London


red pinXavier Named to Victory Media’s 2017 Military Friendly® Schools List
1903Two Xavier Students Earn Spots in New York Times Student Journalism Institute
red pinAFAM Leaders, Authors Top Black History Month Speakers
1903Athletics Launches for Online Ticketing
red pin734 Scholars Earn Spots on Fall Dean’s List at Xavier
1903Xavier Names New Director of Admissions

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734 Scholars Earn Spots on Fall Dean’s List at Xavier University of Louisiana

New Orleans LA - A total of 730 student scholars made the Dean's List at Xavier University of Louisiana during the fall 2016 semester, according to XU Registrar Avis Stuard.

Students merited a spot on the honor roll by earning a semester grade point average of 3.3 or above while taking at least 12 semester hours. The honor students listed below are grouped by major and include their classifications, high schools and/or (hometowns).

The complete lists are available HERE (College of Arts and Sciences) and HERE (College of Pharmacy.

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