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September 26, 2008 Issue

Loyola University hosts green-themed congressional forum

Loyola University Community Action Program, Gulf Restoration Network and the Alliance for Affordable Energy are co-sponsoring a forum on environmental issues for candidates in the race for United States Representative in Louisiana's 2nd District on Saturday, Sept. 27, at 7 p.m. in Roussel Hall.

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Loyola College of Law students respond to Gustav and Ike victims

The Student Bar Association at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law will be assisting residents of Terrebonne and Lafourche parishes this weekend with FEMA claims related to Hurricanes Gustav and Ike.

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Muslim Students Association holds Fast-A-Thon for charity

Loyola University Muslim Students Association kicks off its annual Fast-A-Thon on Sept. 29 to raise money for several charities. The MSA will open the event with a shared community meal that takes place at 6:30 p.m., in the St. Charles Room of the Danna Student Center.

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Loyola Week is a celebration of Jesuit heritage

The Loyola University Office of Mission and Ministry is sponsoring Loyola Week, Monday, Sept. 29, through Friday, Oct. 3, offering seven days of events, activities and exhibits to celebrate the university's unique Jesuit heritage.

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Loyola College of Business professors to discuss national economy

Loyola University New Orleans Joseph A. Butt, S.J., College of Business invites the public to a presentation Tuesday at 6:30 p.m., to discuss the current state of the national economy and what it means.

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Next week holds exciting events from the College of Music and Fine Arts

The College of Music and Fine Arts offers an exciting lineup of events next week as part of its Montage Fine and Performing Arts Series.

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Loyola volleyball extends record streak to five matches

Loyola's volleyball team won its fifth consecutive match to start the season with an 18-25, 25-23, 25-18, 25-20 victory over Mississippi Valley State on Thursday night .

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Loyola’s Department of Theatre Arts and Dance launches season with “The Bug”

The Department of Theatre Arts and Dance opens its 2008-09 season with Richard Strand's comedy, "The Bug," directed by Benjamin Clement.

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Women’s Resource Center hosts brown bag lunch on domestic violence

The Loyola University New Orleans Women's Resource Center is pleased to announce an informational brown bag lunch with Dale Ellen Standifer, the executive director of the Metropolitan Center for Women and Children. The lunch takes place Monday, Oct. 6, at 12:30 p.m., in Mercy Hall, Rm. 103, on Loyola's main campus.

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Fellowship awarded to Loyola staff attorney to aid immigrants in New Orleans

A plan to strengthen legal choices for the growing post-Katrina Latino population in New Orleans will soon be implemented at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law.

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Woodrow Wilson Fellow and novelist, Lynne Sharon Schwartz, visits Loyola

Woodrow Wilson Fellow, novelist, essayist and poet, Lynne Sharon Schwartz, will visit Loyola University New Orleans to present readings and lectures about her experiences as an author.

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The Maroon named First Class publication by Associated Collegiate Press

The Associated Collegiate Press named The Maroon a First Class publication as part of a voluntary critique and evaluation program.

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Loyola's Keelyn Henderson named GCAC Libero of the Week

For the second consecutive week, Keelyn Henderson has been named the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Libero of the Week, for the week ending September 21.

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