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XULA DFW Fascinators and Fedoras Scholarship Jazz Brunch

Arts & Culture, Concerts, Meeting

Where: Aloft Dallas Downtown Hotel
When: SUN, APR 22ND 2018 at
Tickets Info: $10.41
Audience: General

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You are invited to the 2nd Annual Scholarship Jazz Brunch hosted by the Xavier University of Louisiana Dallas/Fort Worth Alumni Chapter. This year's theme is Fascinators and Fedoras and we cannot wait to see your headpieces. 

Join us in the Aloft's beautiful Premium Pad event space and awaken your taste buds to the savory catering of Chef Mike Tyler.  Feast on a luscious brunch buffet featuring Mimosas and Bloody Marys. Enjoy the smooth jazz sounds of the George Mccullum Band and guest vocalist Alumnus Kraig Loyd, '02. 

Our guest speaker for the event will be Dr. Christie Gooden Magee, M. D., M. P. H. Dr. Gooden Magee is a Xavier Class of 1998 graduate and an Abdominal Transplant Surgeon who joined the transplant team at Medical City Dallas in August 2017.  

$1,250 Fascinator Title Sponsors - College of Pharmacy Class of 2003 Graduates
Dr. Michael Bradley

Dr. Ken Martin

Dr. Toi Olden

Drs. Eric and Genella Slater

Dr. Glenn Wilson 

$500 Fedora Sponsors - 
Gwendolyn LaCroix, '71 and Mary Smith, '81

Dr. Brandy Gallien, '02



              **Proceeds from the jazz brunch benefit the scholarship fund, which allows the XULADFW Alumni Chapter to continue its recruiting efforts through scholarship offers. The XULADFW Alumni Chapter has awarded over $27,000 to nearly 50 freshmen from the DFW Metropolis entering Xavier and our recruiting efforts have led over 350 graduating seniors from the DFW area there as well. Bring your checkbooks to make donations directly to Xavier. Xavier University of Louisiana is a 501(c)3 organization and all donations are tax-deductible to the extent of the IRS code. 



Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

No. Children four and under do not require a ticket. Must be 21 years old or older to drink alcohol. 

What are my parking options?

There is street metered parking and a fee-based parking lot available.  

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please send any questions or comments to 

What's the refund policy?

No refunds will be issued for this event. All ticket purchases, donations and sponsorships are tax-deductible to the extent of the IRS code.  

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Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes. If you purchase a ticket for someone else, please send a message to with the person's name.  

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?



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