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Workshops, Seminars & Skills Development

Free Computer Classes!

Contact: Nick Harris at (504) 816-4205 or

LSAT Preparation Workshops

Contact: Dr. Dawn Williams x 4914 or

SOAR 2014

Students are required to attend only ONE SOAR session.

SOAR Session I: Thursday-Friday May 29-30

SOAR Session II: Thursday-Friday June 12-13

SOAR Session III: Thursday-Friday June 19-20 (Emerging Scholars only)

SOAR Session IV: Friday-Saturday July 18-19

SOAR Session V: Monday-Tuesday August 18-19

SOAR Welcome Week: Wednesday-Friday August 20-22

*Fall Move-In Day, Wednesday, August 20, 2014

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In an effort to capture university events in a timely manner, we ask all faculty, staff, students, and administrators to please advise the Office of University Communications & Marketing of event plans A.S.A.P. Please send event information to Geralyn Love at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

To view student vacation days, final exam schedules and more, please visit our Academic Calendars.

To view the 2014-2015 Dillard Bleu Devils Athletics Schedule, please click here or visit

Brain Food Menu Schedule 1

September 2014

Sept. 10, National Pan Hellenic Council  and DU President Walter Kimbrough welcome Michelle Guobadia of CampusSpeak to talk about "Hazing makes you a better Greek, and other stupid myths", Georges Auditorium, 6:30 p.m. Free and open to public.

Sept. 13,  International Food and Music Festival -  Student Union, Health & Wellness Center Parking Lot & Union Circle areas, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Sept. 15, Opening of traveling exhibit, "Children, Youth & Civil Rights, 1951-1968" and "Children and Young People's Contributions to the Civil Rights Movement", William Alexander Library, 8 a.m. Exhibit runs through Oct. 15.

Sept. 18,  Presidential Lecture Series presents BRAIN FOOD featuring Michael Steele - Professional Schools & Sciences Building Georges Auditorium, 7 p.m.

Sept. 20 Public Lecture Series, featuring Dr. V.P. Franklin, University of California, Riverside; Distinguished Professor of History & Education; Editor of The Journal of African American History, William Alexander Library, 2 0 4 p.m. Sponsored by The Journal of African-American History. For additional information about the exhibit and lecture series, please visit:

Sept. 29 - Oct. 6, Melton Foundation's Global Citizens Conference, contact Dr. Lana Chambliss, (504) 816-4243 for details.

October 2014

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:

Oct. 10, Local Guidance Counselors and Principals Appreciation Luncheon, Student Union, 9-Noon.

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. 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. 

November 2014

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. 

December 2014 

Dec. 2,  Justice Revious O. Ortique, Jr. Lecture Series featuring Benjamin Crump - Professional Schools & Sciences Building Georges Auditorium, 7 p.m.


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