Dillard’s Homecoming

Dillard’s Homecoming
For the first time since Hurricane Katrina, students return to the New Orleans campus for commencement nd presidential inauguration.

 

 

Bill Cosby celebrates with Dillard University graduate Alexandria Cruse; the July 1 commencement also served as the inauguration day for Dillard President Marvalene Hughes, pictured here with Brown University President and Dillard alumna Ruth Simmons; marching down the historic Avenue of the Oaks on campus, students carry flags thanking the colleges that took them in after Katrina; Hughes addresses graduates while Cosby and Dr. Mary Francis Berry, former chair of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, look on.



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