Join us in celebrating the University of New Orleans' impact and leadership on our community as we honor 2018 Homer L. Hitt Distinguished Alumni. 

Don your cocktail attire and enjoy delicious food, live music, open bar and a silent auction while socializing with old and new friends in this extraordinary WWII Museum venue which exists thanks to the idea and energy of two UNO faculty members and is just one example of how UNO continues its proud tradition in shaping the Greater New Orleans area. This event supports the UNO Alumni Assocaition and its scholarship efforts.

National World War II Museum 
945 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70122

Thursday, November 1, 2018
7:00pm – 10:00pm
Parking is conveniently located across the street from The National World War II Museum at 1024 Magazine Street. Parking is $10 for 3 hours. Street parking may also be available.

*Ticketless Entry
Attendees will simply check-in by last name or sponsor name when they arrive.
*Food & Beverage
Delicious passed hors d’oeuvres, food from multiple stations and an open premium bar. 
Tables & Seating Sponsor tables will be designated with signage and volunteers will assist in directing sponsors to their tables. To encourage socializing, movement, networking and fun, the Gala is a cocktail-style reception, not a staid, seated dinner.
*A limited number of non-reserved tables and highboys will also be available for use. 
Enjoy live jazz by our own UNO Jazz Studies combo of alumni and current students.
Cocktail attire.
There will be a brief presentation at 8:15 pm celebrating our outstanding honorees
Use your mobile phone to text your bids in early and often on our silent online auction of UNO-themed, one-of-a-kind items. Bidding closes at 9:45 pm. 

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On behalf of the University and the University of New Orleans International Alumni Association, we look forward to seeing you at the event!