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Reunion Lagniappe

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Reunion Lagniappe


There are events and activities throughout reunion weekend for all alumni to enjoy. To ensure maximal enjoyment by all, we have carefully crafted events to attend at not cost to you, in honor of New Orleans expression, "Lagniappe" Lagniappe is defined as "something give or obtained gratuitously or by way of good measure."


  • The Block Party
  • Donor Recognition Event ( by invitation only)
  • Reverse Happy Hour
  • Alumni Artist, Authors, and Entrepreneurs Showcase
  • Reception Celebrating Alumni Nurses
  • Alumni Hospitality hosted by Miss Dillard Queens
  • Bleu Devil After Party (free with advance RSVP)
  • Baccalaureate
  • Commencement
  • Worship Service

Things to Remeber 

  • The reservation deadline for the Reunion hotel is APRIL 10!
  • All pre-registrants must be available to pick-up event tickets at Registration on Friday, May 11.
  • Tickets must be presented at the door of each event (event tickets will be available for purchase and pick-up on Friday, May 11 in the registration room).
  • Cancelation/Refund Policy: Unavoidable situations that require you to cancel your Alumni Weekend registration often arise. Requests to cancel your registration should be received by the Alumni Office, in writing, by April 11 in order to be eligible for a refund.
  • Any questions regarding the Donor Recognition Event should be directed toward the Annual Fund Office, (504)816-4669.
  • Transportation between the reunion hotel and reunion events will be provided from May 11 – May 13. A transportation schedule will be posted online, at the concierge desk of the reunion hotel, and emailed in advance.
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