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AAAC hosts Homecoming Ball Oct. 17

Contact: Tonya Lowentritt


 HAMMONDThe Southeastern Louisiana University African American Alumni Chapter (AAAC) will host its annual Homecoming Ball on Friday, Oct. 17.

     Scheduled in Southeastern’s Student Union Ballroom at 9 p.m., the semi-formal event offers a night of dinner, dancing and fun while serving as a fundraiser for Southeastern scholarships.

     “I think it’s wonderful to have area alumni come together to raise funds to support college bound students,” said AAAC President Makeitta Darbonne (’06), coordinator of Multicultural and International Student Affairs. The AAAC promotes communication to foster positive relationships among prospective and current African American students and alumni.

     Advance tickets are $30 per person or $40 per couple. Student tickets are available for $10 per person.

     Contact Southeastern’s Office of Multicultural and International Student Affairs for more information at 985-549-3850 or

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