We have lost a cherished member of the University of New Orleans family. As you may know, UNO undergraduate student Hayley Howard died in a car accident in New Orleans. We offer our deepest sympathy to her family and friends. The University will do all that it can to help support Hayley’s family during this […]
I was excited today to inaugurate the University of New Orleans’ Interfaith Prayer and Meditation Room, the first in our university system. Since I’ve become President here, you may have heard me talk about my desire for UNO to become the premier university in the University of Louisiana System. What do I mean by that? […]
I was thrilled to spend an hour with Angela Hill on Monday on her WWL Radio show “An Open Mind.” I was joined in the studio by some of our most prominent and active local alumni: Tom Kitchen, recently retired president and CEO of Stewart Enterprises; Darryl D’Aquin, owner CommTech Industries; and Brian Glorioso, managing […]
The University of New Orleans today received a generous grant from the Joe W. and Dorothy Dorsett Brown Foundation to implement and sustain an ongoing service learning program on our campus. We are immensely grateful for this support and are fully committed to making service learning an important part of our campus identity and a […]
Office of the President
Peter Fos '72 is the first president of the University of New Orleans and a proud UNO alumnus. Notes from the Lakeshore is his first blog.