THE MONTH IN PICTURES
court CAMPUS ROYALTY

Miss Xavier 2010-2011 Jade Young (center), a P1 pharmacy student from New Orleans (Ben Franklin High), will be officially crowned at the annual University Coronation Ball Nov. 13 along with her class queens (from left) Miss Junior Mia Holmes, a biology/pre-med major from New Orleans (Ben Franklin High); Miss Freshman Donielle Williams, a biology/pre-med major from Fayetteville GA (Fayette County High); Miss Sophomore Nikki Odofin, a psychology/pre-med major from Dallas TX (Romulus High); and Miss Senior Christian Joiner, an accounting major from New Orleans (McDonogh 35 High).

photo by Irving Johnson III
diabetes OPERATION DIABETES

John Nguyen, a P3 student from Harvey LA, checks the blood pressure of New Orleans Saints defensive back Darren Sharper, one of the more than 150 shoppers who stopped by for free health screenings and diabetes information  during the College of Pharmacy’s annual "Operation Diabetes" community outreach event at Lakeside Shopping Mall. Looking on are Jessica Todesco, a P3 from Hahnville LA and AphA-ASP president Haley Dufrene, a P3 from Lockport LA.

photo courtesy the College of Pharmacy
business

TAKING CARE OF BUSINESS

CPA Mike Bruno of Bruno and Tervalon LLP and the Harrison-Rochon CPAs Educational Foundation shares a moment with XU business majors during a campus “Meet the Firms” event which provided students with the opportunity to network with partners and staff of prominent national and local accounting firms.  Pictured (from left) are Peter Baham of Metairie (Grace King High), Lance Broussard of New Orleans (St. Augustine), Kyle McClue of Reserve LA (Riverside), Robert Stevenson of New Orleans (McDonogh 35), Amber Williams of Lithonia GA (Stephenson), Bruno, Gabriel Phoenix of New Orleans (De La Salle ) and Jarvis Carter of Monroe LA (Ouachita).

photo by Irving Johnson III

networking

NETWORKING

Juan Woolfolk, a sophomore English major from New Orleans (St. Augustine High) gets some one-on-one time with CityBusiness newspaper editor Greg LaRose during the Press Club of New Orleans' “Networking Night Out” held here on campus. The Department of Communications sponsored the event, which gave students of all majors looking for internships and job opportunities the chance to meet with print, broadcast, and public relations industry representatives.

photo by Irving Johnson III

seniors ONE SIZE FITS ALL

(from left) New Orleanians Gregory Malone (St. Augustine High School), Bianca Villavaso (Cabrini High) and Kristin Fletcher (Cabrini High), along with Stacy Windon of Prairieville LA (Redemptorist High), proudly sport the commencement garments they’ll be wearing for real in just a few months hence following the investiture of seniors during the annual Founders Day celebration.


photo by Irving Johnson III
sbs SBS CELEBRATION

Enjoying the sights and sounds of the 10th Anniversary Celebration of the Canonization of St. Katharine Drexel, held at the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament Motherhouse in Bensalem PA, are (from left) Xavier VP for Institutional Advancement Dr. Kenneth St. Charles, Philadelphia Alumni Chapter VP Shelita Bourgeois ‘75, Philadelphia Alumni Chapter President Dr. Jazmine Harris ‘95, and National Alumni Association President Frederick Carter ‘69. The event featured performances by XU Jazz Ensemble and Concert Choir.

photo by Dr. Kenneth Boutte, Jr. ’76
target ON TARGET

(from left) Alums Lien Nguyen '06 and Amber Ovide '09 returned to campus this week to help recruit students for jobs and internships at Target during the annual College of Pharmacy Career Fair.

photo by Irving Johnson III
pls PLS DONATION

Members of the Phi Lambda Sigma pharmacy leadership society present an “OTC” (Over-the-counter) basket to convent residents in recognition of Founder’s Day. On hand for the event were (from left): PLS president Alexandria Goines, Haley Dufrene, Michael Olaiya, Sister Maureen Hurley S.B.S., Destini Hill, Sister Patricia Lynch S.B.S., David Collins, Sabrina Fenceroy, Sister Grace Mary Flickinger S.B.S., Dirk Gillam, Tammara Taylor Allen and Adrianne Walls.

photo courtesy Randall Schexnayder ''80 [pharmacy]

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