THE MONTH IN PICTURES
reception

ALL IN THE FAMILY

XU President Dr. Norman C. Francis (left) greets new incoming freshman Nathan Hines (center) and his family – (L-R) dad Dr. Bruce Hines ’81, brother Nicholas and mom Cynthia – at the President’s Welcome Reception for new students, parents and families during New Student Orientation 2012 week.

photo by Irving Johnson III

docs

THERE's NO PLACE LIKE HOME

(L-R) St. Louis MO physician Dr. Ingrid Taylor Trasada ’89 is welcomed back to campus by her Delta Sigma Theta Sorority sister Gia Soublet ’91, XU Assistant VP for Corporate and Foundation Relations, during a special reception held for alumni who were in New Orleans attending the annual National Medical Association (NMA) Convention. Trasada was elected chair of the NMA board at the covention.

photo by Irving Johnson III

residence halls

SPRUCED UP

Sophomore Resident Assistant (RA) Whitney Davis of Zachary LA, relaxes in her newly remodeled room in the Living Learning Center, one of several campus residence halls which received substantial renovation during the summer months.

photo by Irving Johnson III


dannton

FIBA GOLD

XU head men’s basketball coach Dannton Jackson served as a court coach at the 2012 USA Basketball Men’s U18 National Team training camp, which determined the 12-member roster that represented the USA at this year’s FIBA (International Basketball Federation) Americas U18 Championships in Brazil. Team USA went on to the Gold Medal by defeating Brazil in the finals.

photo courtesy Athletic Department 

chapel

DIVINE LIGHT

Natural diffused sunlight filters into the 65-foot tall main sanctuary of the new St. Katharine Drexel Chapel, which will be officially dedicated with a series of activities the week of Oct. 6-12.  

photo by Irving Johnson III

cac

HOME COURT

Amid ongoing construction, a rare glimpse inside the interior of the new Convocation Academic Center (CAC). Expected to open this fall, the CAC will house the University’s first spacious assembly area (4,000+ seats) and provide a new modern facility for the basketball and volleyball teams.

photo by Irving Johnson III

About Xavier - Contact Us - Site Map
© Xavier University of Louisiana. All rights reserved