THE MONTH IN PICTURES
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ROCK THE HOUSE

The Men of Soul – (from  left) popular R&B vocalists Peabo Bryson, Howard Hewett, Jeffrey Osborne and Freddie Jackson – join together on stage to belt out Osborne’s classic “Woo Woo” song before an enthusiastic audience during the 3rd Annual Dr. Norman C. Francis Endowed Scholarship Benefit Concert sponsored by AT&T. The gala, held at the New Orleans Convention Center Theater, also featured the comedy of Bill Cosby. Visit HERE for more gala photos.

photo by Irving Johnson III

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Jade Young, a P1 pharmacy student from New Orleans (Ben Franklin High), is congratulated by XU President Norman Francis after she was officially crowned Miss Xavier 2010-11 at the annual University Ball and Coronation.

photo by Irving Johnson III
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LEAD SPONSOR

AT&T Louisiana President Sonia Perez shares a moment backstage with XU President Dr. Norman C. Francis and entertainer Bill Cosby Jr. at the university’s 3rd annual Dr. Norman C. Francis Endowed Scholarship Benefit Concert. AT&T was the lead sponsor of this year’s event, while Cosby was a headliner along with the Men of Soul.

photo by Irving Johnson III

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CHINA CONNECTION

Dr. Loren Blanchard ‘84, XU Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs, accepts a gift from Madame Gao Yanping, Consul General from the Consulate of the Chinese People's Republic in Houston TX. A Xavier delegation met with the Chinese Consul General to secure support for its application to establish a Confucius Institute on campus which would focus primarily on language instruction, education, and Chinese artistic traditions.

Photo Courtesy of the Consulate of the Chinese People's Republic (Houston TX)

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FALL LECTURE SERIES


Dr. Bertice Berry (center) – successful author, lecturer, educator, entertainer and comedienne – visits with Maikiya Ball, a freshman biology/pre-med major from Compton CA (Palos Verdes Peninsula High) and James Barnes, a freshman engineering major from Waggaman LA (Archbishop Shaw High) after addressing a much wider campus audience in the final installment of the Fall Speakers Series.

photo by Irving Johnson III

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