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Sept. 29 - Oct. 6, Melton Foundation's Global Citizens Conference, contact Dr. Lana Chambliss, (504) 816-4243 for details.
Oct. 2, One Book, One New Orleans, Community Book Discussion with Dr. Megan Holt, Professor of English, Tulane University. Featured book is Unfathomable City: A New Orleans Atlas, by Rebecca Solinett and Rebecca Snedeker, 6-8:30 p.m., Will W. Alexander Library, Dillard University. For more information visit the One Book, One New Orleans website at:http://ylcnola.org/event/obono-come-together-a-community-book-discussion/.
Oct. 6, Howard Fuller, author & quality education access activists, speaks and signs his newly released book "No Struggle, No Progress", co-authored by DU's Lisa Frazier Page, 5-6 p.m., PSB Atrium.
Oct. 10, Local Guidance Counselors and Principals Appreciation Luncheon, Student , 9-Noon.
Oct. 10, DU Volleyball vs. Concordia
Oct. 11, UNCF 5-K and Walk-a-Thon - Audubon Park, 8 a.m.
Oct. 14, Presidential Lecture Series presents BRAIN FOOD featuring Maggie Anderson - Professional Schools & Sciences Building Georges Auditorium, 7 p.m.
Oct. 15, Book Reading and Signing: “Black Gold: An Anthology of Black Poets”, with Editor, Ja A. Jahannes: a literary event hosted by Dr. Mona Lisa Saloy and the English Program of Dillard University, 5:30 - 7 p.m.
Oct. 19, Founders Day Event - Lawless Chapel, contact the Academic Affairs office for details
Oct. 20, DU Volleyball vs. Tougaloo College
Oct. 22, DU Volleyball vs. SUNO @ SUNO
Oct. 25, 8th Annual Housing & Home Improvement Festival - Professional Schools & Sciences Building Atrium Area, contact the Community & Church Relations office for details
Oct. 28, Take Back the Night Spoken Word featuring guest artist Tova Charles, 6 p.m., Will W. Alexander Library
Oct. 29, Take Back the Night to End Sexual Assault, 5 p.m. buses leave Dillard for Loyola and Tulane Universities; March begins at 7 p.m.
Nov. 1, Dr. Dixon will also be featured in panel discussing her book, N.O. Lit: 200 Years of New Orleans Literature at the Louisiana Book Festival on Saturday, November 1, from 11-11:45 with a book signing to follow.
Nov. 13-16, Homecoming Activities - Campus Wide, contact the Student Engagement office for details
Nov. 14, High School Senior Shadow Day, all day, campus wide.
Nov. 20-24, Dr. Dixon will be presenting her essay, “Lyle Saxon’s ‘The Centaur Plays Croquet,’ an Improvised Life,” at the Faulkner Words and Music Festival, November 20-24, and her essay has been published in the online journal, Double Dealer Redux.
Dec. 2, Justice Revious O. Ortique, Jr. Lecture Series featuring Benjamin Crump - Professional Schools & Sciences Building Georges Auditorium, 7 p.m.