A total of 1,786 degrees were awarded during the UL Lafayette’s 161st Commencement ceremonies Friday at the Cajundome and Convention Center.
The University of Louisiana at Lafayette's Wind Ensemble will perform a free concert titled “REJOICE! - A Christmas Concert” at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church Friday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Under the direction of William Hochkeppel, the 50-member ensemble comprised of woodwind, brass and percussion instruments, will perform symphonic music of the season.
Selections include traditional Christmas carols as well as Round Me Falls the Night by Vincent Persichetti, Variations on an Advent Hymn by Fisher Tull and Russian Christmas Music by Alfred Reed plus many more.
Our Lady of Fatima is located at 2319 Johnston Street, just across from Blackham Coliseum. The public is invited to attend.