IELP 20th


The Intensive English Language Program celebrated its 20th anniversary with a reception and fundraiser for IELP students who encounter financial hardship during the program.

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The University of New Orleans held a kickoff celebration on April 19 for MoMENtum, a new initiative focused on improving student success of African-American males.

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Jazz Fest


UNO students, alumni and faculty will perform more than 70 times for the nearly half million music fans who are expected to attend the 47th annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.

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Human Rights


Donald Zimmerman, a professor of healthcare management, was honored last month by the Nepali Ambassador to the United States for his work on caste-based human rights issues.

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New Orleans' largest crawfish cookoff returns to the lakefront campus on May 7. Sample dozens of crawfish boils and pick your favorite!

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May 3rd is #GiveNOLA Day

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Commencement May 2016

Spring 2016 Commencement

Academy Award-winning producer Jon Landau will serve as commencement speaker at the University of New Orleans spring commencement ceremony on May 13. Join us at the Lakefront Arena or watch it live!