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2017 Commencement Week Activities

2017 SENIOR WEEK, BOARD OF TRUSTEES, REUNION, DEVELOPMENT,

BACCALAUREATE & COMMENCEMENT ACTIVITIES

 

Monday, May 1

1:00pm – 4:00pm

Shopping Excursions – Clearview Shopping Center or Elmwood Shopping Center

Metairie, Louisiana



Tuesday, May 2

9:00pm – 12:00mid

AMF All Star Lanes for $2 Tuesdays

3640 Williams Blvd., Kenner



Wednesday, May 3

2:00pm – 5:00pm

Senior Soiree – White Linen Day Party (Inviting Graduating Seniors from XU, SUNO, Loyola & Tulane)

Student Union Building



Thursday, May 4

9:00pm – 12:00mid

Luau Celebration

Dent Hall Natatorium



Friday, May 5

6:00am – 12:00mid

Senior Day Trip

Destin, Florida



Saturday, May 6

1:00pm-4:00pm

Crawfish Boil/B-B-Que

Lakefront (Shelter TBD)



Sunday, May 7

11:00am – 2:00pm

President’s Brunch

Kabacoff Plaza

6:00pm

Senior Chapel Service

Lawless Chapel & Social Room



Monday, May 8

5:30pm

Academic Affairs - Senior Awards Program

PSB Atrium

 

 

 

Thursday, May 11

10:00am

Commencement Rehearsal

Avenue of the Oaks

3:00pm

Nursing Pinning Ceremony & Reception

PSB Georges Auditorium &Atrium

4:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Campus Wide Block Party & Reunion Kick-Off

Kabacoff Plaza

6:00pm

Development Donor Recognition Event

Alumni Center

9:00pm

Alumni Affairs - Reverse Happy Hour

Marriott Convention Center

10:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Alumni Kick-off w/DJ Raj Smoove

TBA

 

 

Friday, May 12

8:00am – 4:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Reunion Registration & Alumni Artist Exhibits

PSB Atrium

8:00am – 6:00pm

President’s Board of Trustee Spring Meeting

Rosenwald – President’s Conference Room

8:00am – 9:30am

Alumni Affairs – Reunion Class of 1967 Golden Grad Breakfast

New Student Union 2nd Floor

9:00am – 4:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Camp DU I: Fun & Games

New Student Union

9:00am – 4:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Alumni Artists, Authors & Entrepreneurs Showcase

PSB Atrium

10:00am

Alumni Affairs – Reception Celebrating Alumni Nurses

PSB 2nd Floor Landing

10:00am – 12:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Reunion Miss Dillard’s host Alumni Hospitality

Alumni Center

11:00am & 2:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Tour of the PSB and new Student Union

PSB Atrium to New Student Union

12:00pm – 2:00pm

Alumni Affairs – Reunion Soul Luncheon featuring BRW Band

Kearny Dining Hall

2:30pm – 3:30pm

Alumni Affairs – Reunion Class Meetings

PSB 2nd Floors Classrooms

3:30pm

Alumni Affairs – Reunion Alumni Association General Body Meeting

PSB Georges Auditorium

6:00pm

Baccalaureate Ceremony

Avenue of the Oaks

9:00pm

Alumni Affairs – White Linen Midnight Breakfast hosted by the National Alumni Association

TBA

 

 

 

Saturday, May 13

8:00am

Commencement Ceremony

Avenue of the Oaks

2:00p.m.

Alumni Affairs – 40 Under 40 Award Bash

Ohm Lounge

4:00p.m.

Alumni Affairs – HBCU Young Alumni Day Party

Ohm Lounge

6:00p.m. – 11:00p.m.

Alumni Affairs – Alumni Gala & Awards Ceremony

Marriott Convention Center

7:00p.m. – 9:00p.m.

Alumni Affairs – Camp DU II: Movie Night

New Student Union

10:00p.m.

Alumni Affairs – Bleu Devil After Party

Gravier Street Social



Sunday, May 14

9:30a.m. – 11:00a.m.

Alumni Affairs – Worship Service

Lawless Chapel

11:00a.m. – 2:00p.m.

Alumni Affairs – Southern Style Cook-out featuring DJ Raj Smoove

Kabacoff Plaza



Activity Type & Legend Contact Person & Contact Number

  • Class of 2017 Student Activity Michelle Matthew (504) 816-4259
  • Reunion 2017 Activity Adrian Guy-Anderson/Nez James (504) 816-4675
  • Development Activity Erica Durousseau (504) 816-4669
  • Commencement Activity Cynthia Carter (504) 816-4662
  • Board of Trustees Activity Kathy Taylor (504) 816-4304

 

 

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