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February 19, 2010 Issue

Drew Brees to speak at Loyola's unified commencement ceremony

Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees will address Loyola University New Orleans' Class of 2010 during the university's unified commencement ceremony in the Louisiana Superdome on Saturday, May 8.

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Loyola inducts 2010 Hall of Fame members, honors faculty supporter

Loyola University New Orleans Wolfpack Athletics and the Alumni Association will honor exceptional athletes and a supporter of the university's many teams on Saturday, Feb. 20.

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Ayiti Cheri concert next week benefits Haitian relief efforts

The ongoing relief efforts underway in earthquake-devastated Haiti will be supplemented by a benefit concert at Loyola University New Orleans Friday, Feb. 26 at 7 p.m., in Roussel Hall, located in Loyola's Communications/Music Complex.

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Loyola hosts Gulf Coast viola festival

Viola players from all over the region will converge on the campus of Loyola University New Orleans on Saturday, Feb. 20 for the Gulf Coast Viola Society's annual viola festival.

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Book release and lecture to raise money for Loyola scholarships

"Who has God called me to be?" That is the question the Rev. Gerald M. Fagin, S.J., ponders in his new book "Putting on the Heart of Christ: How the Spiritual Exercises Invite Us to a Virtuous Life."

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College of Law hosts environmental law conference

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and the Loyola Environmental Law Society will host the 23rd annual conference for the National Association of Environmental Law Societies, March 4-7, 2010.

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Photographer Baquet shows New Orleans through his eyes

Award-winning Loyola University New Orleans photographer Harold Baquet will exhibit and discuss his 30-year career in photography and tell the stories behind the images he has captured during that career.

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Loyola hosts lecture focusing on the 16th century restoration of Catholicism in England

The Northern Rebellion of 1569 and restoration of Catholicism in England will be the topic of discussion at an upcoming lecture delivered by Krista Kesselring, Ph.D., "Faith, Politics and Protest in Elizabethan England."

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College of Law welcomes legal professionals to New Orleans

In early January, the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law opened its doors to the annual meeting of the Association of American Law Schools, held in New Orleans.

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Faculty Chamber Ensemble performs Haydn, Mendelssohn and Copland Sunday

This Sunday, the Faculty Chamber Ensemble of Loyola University New Orleans will perform a concert featuring the string music of Haydn, Mendelssohn and Copland.

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Loyola hosts panel discussion on the tense Iranian political scene

On Thursday, Feb. 18, Loyola University New Orleans hosted a panel discussion in solidarity with the Iranian people that focused on the ongoing volatile political scene in Iran and current relations between the United States and Iran.

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Loyola to host training program for women interested in running for office

Loyola University New Orleans is one of 10 colleges across the nation and Jamaica that will host Campaign College in 2010, a unique campus-based program that teaches women how to run for elective office.

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Lenten Series begins next week with concerts and lectures

Loyola University New Orleans' Jesuit Center and the Alumni Association present "Sacred Music and Sacred Words," a series of concerts and lectures in February and March to observe the season of Lent.

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College of Law offers public interest and government law presentation

The Office of Career Services within the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law presents, "Navigating Your Financial Path: Loan Forgiveness, Fellowships, and Other Resources."

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