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Xavier in the News

JUNE 2017

yellow pinJBHEJerryl Briggs ['85] Named Acting President of Mississippi Valley State University

MAY 2017 -  Armstrong Airport Picks New Orleans Native as New Leader [Kevin Dolliole ’78]
yellow pinFox 8 News – [Video] Xavier and LSU Researchers Say a 'Super cocktail' Kills Breast Cancer Cells
redChina Daily - Making Study Abroad More Diverse
yellow pinWWL-TV - [Video] Motivational Moms / Michelle Deloch
redCoSIDA - Special Awards Salute: Ed Cassiere (Xavier University of Louisiana), 25-Year Award
yellow pinMSNBC - [Video] History professor Dr. Sharlene Sinegal-Decuir '99 Discusses Removal of Confederate Monuments in New Orleans
redNew York Times - “Good Riddance to Confederate Monuments" [Op-Ed piece by history professor Dr. Sharlene Sinegal-Decuir '99] 
yellow pinNBC Nightly News - [video] “25 Years After the LA Riots: A Doctor Inspiring America” [Dr. Myiesha Taylor ’96] 

APRIL 2017

red pinBlack EnterpriseXavier University Lab Develops Supplement that Kills Cancer
yellow - 'Incredible' Philly Principal Shines [Jeannine Payne '96]
red pinWDSU-TV - Breakthrough Cancer Research at Xavier
yellow pinN.O. Advocate - Overdose Deaths to be Topic at Community Forum at Xavier
red - 7 New Orleans Road Projects Expected to End in 45 Days (Washington Avenue Pedestrian Bridge)
yellow pinWGNO-TV- [Video] Traveling Exhibition at Xavier Connects Emancipation Proclamation, March on Washington
red pinDallas - Meet the 10 Women Named Dallas' Hidden Figures [Dr. Sherrika Sanders '98]
yellow pinLouisiana WeeklyXavier University Researchers Develop New Treatment to Combat Cancer
red pinB.R. Advocate - On Campus: Entrepreneurship is Focus at Xavier (2nd item)
yellow pinUniversity of South Carolina- Doctoral Student Alycia Boutté [‘11] Receives NIH Research Supplement
red - Xavier University Study of a ‘Super Cocktail’ Demonstrates Significant Killing Effects of Cancer Cells without Affecting Normal Cells
yellow pinHouston Chronicle - A Scientist with Style [Dr. Noreen Kahn-Mayberry '94]

MARCH 2017

red - Xavier University documentary on The Baby Dolls to premiere this week [Dr. Kim Vaz-Deville]
yellow pinWDSU-TV - [Video] - Meal Packaging Project
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B.R. Advocate - Crescent City College Notes (Hackathon and Mellon Grant)
yellow pinWDSU-TV - [Video] - Mellon Grant Supports Changes to Xavier's Core Curriculum
red pinWWL-TV - [Video] - HBCU Presidents Meet with Trump
yellow pinLinkedin/Jopwell- America’s Longest-serving College President Weighs In on the Future [Dr. Norman C. Francis '52]
red pinBiz New Orleans- Study: Xavier University Rates 6th For Upward Mobility


yellow pinPBS - Trump Signs Executive Order on Black Colleges
red pinHBCU Digest - Trump Administration Applauds HBCUs, Will Sign Executive Order Tomorrow
yellow pinWWL-TV - [Video] - Black Lawmakers Want Discussion with Trump on Economic Opportunities, Future of HBCU's
red pinLouisiana Weekly- Xavier student places first in national pitch for corporate marketing solutions [Ayanna Robertson]
yellow pinWDSU-TV - [Video] - XU Athletes Assist with Tornado Cleanup
red pinInsight into Diversity - HBCU Roundtable: The Benefits and Challenges of Historically Black Institutions [President Verret]
yellow pinBlack Enterprise - There's Nothing Christian About Turning Away Muslims [President Verret]
red pinGambit- Shaun King to speak at Xavier University Feb. 16


yellow - Trump's Immigration Ban Hits New Orleans Universities
red pinBlack Enterprise - Xavier Grads Leave Ready to Lead and Serve
yellow pinN.O. Advocate - Xavier to host two speakers during Black History Month
red pinNew York Times - (OpEd) America’s Great Working-Class Colleges
yellow pinAAMC Website - How I Prepared for the MCAT Exam (XU students Taylor Sanders and Huy Do)
red - Urban League of Louisiana Annual Holiday Awards Luncheon Honors 4 Leaders [Dr. Reynold Verret]
yellow pinJBHE - Xavier University of Louisiana Rated the Best in the South for Career Preparation
red pinEbony - Top 10 HBCUs & The Real Convo You Need to Have With Your Kids

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