XU ROCKS THE HOUSE:
(L-R) XU Director of Graduate Placement Tracie Thomas and three XU juniors currently conducting summer research at various institutions across the country - biology/pre-med major Khari Gilmore of Dallas GA (at Dartmouth University), psychology major Beverlin Del Rosario of St. Thomas VI (at Hunter College), and biology/pre-med major Nia Williams of Clinton MS (at Howard University) - show their Xavier pride during The Leadership Alliance National Symposium (LANS) in Stamford CT.
(L-R) Senior mass communication majors Franziska Pirkl of Germany and Dominique McCaskill of St. Louis M) are currently interning this summer in Washington DC at the International Center for Journalists (working with journalists from Pakistan and Vietnam) and at the Bureau of Indian Affairs, respectively.
(L-R) XU College of Pharmacy students DeMaurian Mitchner of Cedar Hill TX (Duncanville High) and Hannah Naquin of Lutcher LA (Lutcher High) share a moment with COP Dean Dr. Kathleen Kennedy (center) after they were awarded scholarships from the Louisiana Pharmacists Association at its annual meeting held in Lafayette LA.
XU professors Clifford Wright and Dr. Joe Ricks flank participants in this summer's Business Achievers Program: (L-R) Malik Miles, Bryant Bland, Megan Holman, Kayla Roberts, Julio Bermudez, Taj Dright, and Tre Dawson.
The four 2015 graduates from the Institute for Black Catholics Studies show off their newly minted Master of Theology degrees following the annual ceremony. On hand for the occasion are (L-R) XU President Dr. C. Reynold Verret, IBCS Director Dr. Maurice Nutt, Fr. Manuel Williams, M. Cassandra Will, Fr. Matthew O'Donnell, Fr. L. Adam DeLeon, and celebrant Bishop Fernand J. Cheri.
PASSING IT ON:
Art alumni, current students, and other workshop participants watch attentively as artist Steve Prince '91 shares some of his printmaking techniques during this summer's annual John T. Scott Celebration, which was held in the XU Art Village.
(L-R) Gold Rush head coach Dannton Jackson '92 and National Basketball Association (NBA) standouts Greg Monroe of the Milwaukee Bucks and DJ Augustin of the Oklahoma Thunder take a break during the 2015 DJ Augustin Basketball Camp, which is being held in the XU Convocation Center.
Four young Xavierites picked up more than a few pointers as participants in the six-week Smothers Academy Communication and Media Arts Camp sponsored by the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission: (L-R) XU senior communication majors Sirdaria Williams of Pineville LA, Justin Grier of New Orleans, Academy co-founder Kemic Smothers, Candice Noel of Newark NJ, and sociology alum Antanious White '15. Visit HERE
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