New Orleans Events – Friday, May 13, 2016

NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Friday, May 13, 2016.



Friday, May. 13 – Louisiana State University's Spring Commencement Ceremony, 7:45 a.m.

Location: Pete Maravich Assembly Center, 1 N Stadium Rd., Baton Rouge, LA.


Friday, May. 13 – U.S. Senate Candidate Rob Maness speaks at an event hosted by the Grant Parish Republican Party, 10:00 a.m.

Location: Bentley United Pentecostal Church, 19578 U.S. Highway 167, Bentley, LA.


Friday, May. 13 – New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu and education officials celebrate NOLA Senior Shout Out Day, 10:30 a.m.

Location: Xavier Convocation Center, 7910 Stroelitz St., New Orleans.


Friday, May. 13 – Helen Brett Enterprises awards hair stylist Beverly Daigle with the 2016 Beauty Pavilion Pinnacle Award for excellence in the beauty industry. The award ceremony and the Beauty Pavilion are held in conjunction with the International Jewelry and Merchandise Show, 11:00 a.m.

Location: New Orleans Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans.


Friday, May. 13 – Film producer Jon Landau serves as the principal speaker at the University of New Orleans’ spring 2016 graduation, 3:00 p.m. The University also presents him with an honorary doctorate of humane letters.

Location: Lakefront Arena, New Orleans.



Saturday, May. 14 – Southeastern Louisiana University commencement ceremony, featuring remarks by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, 10:00 a.m.

Location: Southeastern Louisiana University Center, Hammond, LA.


Saturday, May. 14 – Mothers Taking A Stand host a silent march to 'bury violence and give birth to peace'. Featured speakers include New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, 11:00 a.m.

Location: City Hall. 1300 Perdido St., New Orleans.


Sunday, May. 15 – Wednesday, May. 18 – National Catalog Managers Association Knowledge Exchange Conference.

Location: Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, New Orleans.


Sunday, May. 15 – Wednesday, May. 18 – AGA/EEI Spring Accounting Conference.

Location: Omni Royal New Orleans, New Orleans.



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