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Speaker: DU still ‘jewel of Gentilly’ after 152 years

Photo Credit: J’Brionne Helaire/Courtbouillon Dr. Mona Lisa Saloy, Louisiana’s poet laureate and Dillard University English professor, addresses the 2021 Founder’s Day Convocation on Oct.17. NEW ORLEANS (November 2, 2021) –  After 152 years in existence, Dillard University stands as the “jewel of Gentilly” as it continues to emancipate through education and […]