Friday, Oct. 16, 2015

Second Annual UNO Alumni Week Celebrates University Through Series of Events

UNO Alumni Week 2015 cropFormer students and friends of the University of New Orleans are invited to reconnect and celebrate UNO Alumni Week 2015, the University’s newest tradition, which will take place November 2-7. To register for any of the events listed below,visit UNO Alumni Week is presented by the University of New Orleans Alumni Association.

  • UNO Faculty & Staff Alumni Luncheon Tuesday, November 3, 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
    Homer L. Hitt Alumni Center Lobby                                                                           
    If you're a UNO alumnus/na who works on campus, please join us for lunch and our appreciation!
  • Homer L. Hitt Distinguished Presidential Lecture Series, Tuesday, November 3, 7 p.m.
    Sen. Ted Hickey Grand Ballroom, University Center
    Dr. Gaines Foster, LSU Foundation M.J. Foster Professor of History presents "The Memory of the Civil War:  What Americans Think About It—and What They Should". Complimentary lecture is open to the public. 
  • Past Presidents Luncheon, Wednesday, November 4, 12 p.m. - 1 p.m.
    Calcasieu Room at Cochon Restaurant
    Past Presidents of the UNO International Alumni Association and Past Presidents of the Student Goverment/Association are invited to an exclusive luncheon in their honor.
  • Jazz at the Sandbar, Wednesday, November 4, 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
    The Sandbar at the UNO Cove
    Acclaimed guitarist/banjoist Carl LeBlanc headlines this week’s Jazz at the Sandbar. If you haven’t been back to campus in a while, you won’t believe the new Sandbar. Full bar, new menu, and state-of-the-art jazz venue.
  • 2015 UNO Distinguished Alumni Celebration, Thursday, November 5, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
    New Orleans Lakefront Airport
    Don't miss this festive fundraising event celebrating UNO’s leadership and impact on greater New Orleans, honoring our alumni and building community. Delicious food, open bar, silent auction and live entertainment. Details and tickets at: 
  • UNO English Alumni Night, Friday, November 6, 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.
    Homer L. Hitt Alumni Center Ballroom
    Dine with fellow graduates of the UNO English Department, meet current faculty and reconnect with retired faculty, celebrate the achievements of faculty and students, and reminisce about yours at UNO.
  • LSUNO 1960s Reunion, Saturday, November 7, 3:00 - 6:00 pm
    Homer L. Hitt Alumni Center Ballroom
    LSUNO alumni of the 1960s, join us for a special reunion celebration during UNO Alumni Week. Share stories and reconnect with former classmates and faculty members.