Tag: Dr. Roland Bullard


Safety precautions remain as student organizations host in-person events

NEW ORLEANS (February 21, 2022) – Dillard’s student organizations are back to hosting in-person events this semester, according to officials, and safety precautions will continue to ensure COVID cases don’t increase drastically.  An examination of Bleu Connect shows some 80 events have been announced so far for the semester online. […]


Officials say new housing planned; meanwhile, early apps get rooms

Anthony Jackson/Courtbouillon NEW ORLEANS (September 26, 2019) – DU officials are making plans for new housing on the razed DUALS site just off-campus, but no start or completion date has been announced. Meanwhile, the Office of Residential Life is encouraging students to start the housing application process as early as possible. […]


Administration’s plan to screen media for leadership positions seems unfair

DU President Walter M. Kimbrough recently offered an article on Twitter discussing how employers are check candidates’ social media before hiring and announced he would begin checking social media before writing letters of recommendation for students. That prompted Dr. Roland Bullard, vice president for Student Success, to add, “I can […]


No parking? It’s not so, says Bullard

NEW ORLEANS (March 10, 2017) – If all the faculty, staff and students with decals were parked on campus at the same time, slightly more than 20 percent of parking spaces would be empty.  Therefore, the problem appears to remain the location and convenience of the spaces rather than available […]


Cook gate’s reopening prompts relief for many at DU

NEW ORLEANS (March 10, 2017) – To the delight and relief of many DU personnel and students alike, the Cook gate hours returned this month to its standard hours for vehicular traffic from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays after four months of being mostly closed. The change was in […]