New Orleans Events – Tuesday, March 24
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Tuesday, March 24.
STUDENT AFFAIRS PROFESSIONALS — Meeting of NASPA-Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education. Topics at 500 sessions include access, employability, sexual assault, Title IX, student engagement, campus cultures. Location: Morial Convention Center, New Orleans.
ER CLOSING — Dr. Ernest Johnson, president of the Louisiana State Conference of the NAACP, and others will meet with members of the leadership of Baton Rouge General Medical Center to discuss alternatives to ending ER services at the Mid-City campus, 8:30 a.m. Location: 3600 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge.
WORK ZONE AWARENESS — The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development holds a press conference to discuss Work Zone Awareness, 9:00 a.m. Location: DOTD Headquarters, 1201 Capitol Access Rd., Baton Rouge.
WWII MUSEUM — The National WWII Museum announces a record-setting individual donation to the facility that will complete its expansion, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Location: The National WWII Museum, Stage Door Canteen, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans.
WORK ZONE AWARENESS — The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development holds a press conference to discuss Work Zone Awareness, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Location: Regional Transportation Management Center, 10 Veterans Memorial Blvd., New Orleans.
JAZZ FEST — The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation holds its annual month-out press conference, 11:00 a.m. Location: Fair Grounds Race Course, The Paddock, 1751 Gentilly Blvd., New Orleans.
NO PRESS CLUB — The Press Club of New Orleans will host a luncheon with LSU President and Chancellor F. King Alexander who will discuss recent state budget cuts and their impact on LSU and its partnerships in New Orleans, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Location: GNO Inc., 365 Canal St., Suite 2300, New Orleans.
HIGHWAY SAFETY — The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission to present DWI Enforcement Awards, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Location: Independence Theatre, 7800 Independence Blvd., Baton Rouge.
VIOLENCE FORUM — Baton Rouge Area Violence Elimination and Forum 35s Cultural Diversity Committee host a panel on provisions being taken to tackle violence in the community, 6:00 p.m. Location: Family Youth Service Center, 1120 Government St., Baton Rouge.