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April 4, 2008 Issue

Loyola University announces 2008 commencement speakers and honorary degree recipients

Cathie Black, dubbed the "First Lady of American Magazines," will address Loyola University New Orleans' 2008 graduating class during the Unified Commencement Ceremonies. Legal-thriller bestseller and attorney Scott Turow will be the commencement speaker for Loyola's College of Law.

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Loyola's assistant VP for marketing wins Ad Person of the Year - Loyola students and staff bring home ADDY gold and silver awards

The Ad Club of New Orleans recently named Terrell Fisher, Loyola University New Orleans' assistant vice president for Publications and Marketing Communications, an Ad Person of the Year at the club's 2007-2008 ADDY Awards ceremony.

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The Maroon wins top regional honors

The Society of Professional Journalists named The Maroon the best non-daily college newspaper in Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas and Tennessee at its regional conference last weekend.

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"Twelfth Night" opens tonight in Marquette Theatre

Loyola's Department of Theatre Arts and Dance presents, Twelfth Night, a comedic play that centers on mistaken identity, gender bending disguises and the madness of love. It will run in the Marquette Theatre on April 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, at 8 p.m., and April 6, at 2 p.m.

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New Orleans native and GRAMMY« winner P.J. Morton to speak to Loyola's Music Industry Studies students

New Orleans native and GRAMMY┼Ż award-winning artist P.J. Morton will return to New Orleans to give advice to artists who aspire to work within the music industry on April 7, at 5 p.m., in Loyola University's Nunemaker Auditorium.

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Modern-day slavery to be topic highlighted at Loyola with a day of awareness

Human Trafficking Awareness Day will shed light on modern day slavery during its event on Tuesday, April 8, from 3 to 6 p.m., in the St. Charles Room.

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Love your mother: Loyola observes Earth Day with an evening celebration

The Loyola community is invited to participate in an Earth Eve Celebration, presented by the Environmental Studies Program on Wednesday, April 9, from 5 - 6:30 p.m., in the Peace Quad.

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Calendar of Events for the next several weeks

Calendar of Events for the next several weeks

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Faculty/Staff Footnotes

News about Loyola faculty and staff.

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