Marketing & Communications

News Releases

SEPTEMBER 2018

redComedian Amanda Seales to Speak at Xavier University Sept. 19
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Xavier Makes Two New Marketing and Communications Appointments
redUrban Revitalization Strategy Consultant Majora Carter to Speak at Xavier

AUGUST 2018

ttXavier President Reynold Verret Appoints Chief of Staff
redThe Gayle and Tom Benson Charitable Foundation Donates $1.5 million to Xavier
ttXavier Announces New Center for Equity, Justice, and the Human Spirit
redXavier Announces 67 New Leadership, Faculty and Staff Appointments
ttXavier University Welcomes Class of 2022 in Grand Style
redNationally renowned Plummer to Lead XULA Track, Cross Country
ttGCAC Appoints Horn, Kendrick to Leadership Committees
redThree Xavier Students Awarded New Kevin Hart/UNCF Scholarships
ttXU Gets Nod in in Princeton Review 2019 Best Colleges Guide

JULY 2018

redJoint Effort to Advance Causes of Black Sainthood Announced
ttSt. Katharine Drexel Remains to Reside at Cathedral Basilica in Philadelphia
redXavier Scholar Among Winners of the Beyoncé Knowles-Carter Homecoming Scholars Awards
ttXavier University Institutes Changes to the Core Curriculum; Adds 10 New Programs
redTop Xavier University Students Designated as Rousseve Scholars

JUNE 2018

ttXavier Welcomes New Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management
redXavier Partners with Louisiana Community Colleges to Increase Baccalaureate-level Degree Attainment
ttXavier Online Professional Development for Cultural Activism in the Classroom
red750 Scholars Make Xavier University Spring Dean's List
ttXavier and HBCU Business Deans to Ring Friday’s NYSE Closing Bell

MAY 2018

redCommittee Approves 11 Faculty Promotions at Xavier
ttXavier Names New Vice President of Student Services
redXavier Awards 500 Degrees at 2018 Commencement
ttPBS Newshour Features Xavier's Culture of Excellence
redXavier Names New Dean for College of Arts & Sciences
ttPBS Newshour to Feature Xavier University of Louisiana’s Culture of Excellence
redTwo Xavier University Alumnae Named to Essence Magazine’s WOKE 100 List
ttCollege Concensus Website Ranks Xavier as #2 HBCU

APRIL 2018

redXU Receives Charter for National Leadership Honor Society [Photo]
ttMeet-record 258 Points Propel Nuggets to GCAC Track Title Repeat
redXavier Department of Music to Host 10th Annual Campus Jazz Festival
ttXavier Awarded Board of Regents Grant to Create Mobile Performance Studies Laboratory
redXavier Earns  2018-19 Military Friendly® Schools Designation
ttAward-winning New York Times Journalist to Headline Xavier University Commencement
redXavier Student Named Goldwater Scholar for First Time in School’s History
ttXavier University College of Arts & Sciences Receives $35,000 Grant from NEH
redDr. Kelli Johnson Selected to Lead New Orleans' Only Doctoral Clincial Psychology Program
tt3,500 Donors Sought in Give. Love. Xavier Day Online Campaign
redXavier University to Host 15th Annual Festival of Scholars

MARCH 2018

ttXavier University Students Awarded Truman Capote Creative Writing Scholarships
redXavier University Panels to Address Pressing Issues of Blacks in New Orleans
ttDepartment of Mass Communication to Salute Black Women in New Orleans Media
noneSt. Joseph Altar on Display at Xavier University of Louisiana March 19
ttXavier University to Host “A Conversation with Apple VP Lisa Jackson”
noneAmerican Heart Association to Unveil Hands-Only CPR Training Kiosk at Xavier