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August 19, 2011 Issue

Liberal leave granted for Into the Streets faculty/staff volunteers

In observance of the sixth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and the continued renewal of the city since the storm, Loyola University New Orleans will host a day of volunteer service in the community on Thursday, Aug. 25.

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Artwork of visual arts alumna featured on cover of journal

Amy Guidry '98, from Lafayette, La., had her work featured on the cover and inside of the CALYX Journal's 35th anniversary edition.

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Law clinic professor honored by Urban League of New Orleans

Majeeda Snead, J.D. '84, clinical professor in the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice at Loyola University New Orleans' College of Law, was one of five local African-American women recently honored by the Urban League of Greater New Orleans.

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Fall convocation welcomes back faculty and staff

Loyola University New Orleans President Kevin Wm. Wildes, S.J., Ph.D., will welcome back faculty and staff for the new academic year during the Fall 2011 President's Convocation, on Monday, Aug. 22.

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Law alumnus named to pro bono task force

Paige Sensenbrenner, J.D. '87, senior partner in charge of the Adams and Reese New Orleans office, was named to the Pro Bono Task Force of the Legal Services Corporation, which will help develop additional resources to assist low-income Americans facing foreclosure, domestic violence and other civil legal problems.

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Music history professor attends NEH seminar in Rome

Alice Clark, professor of music history and coordinator of music history and literature at Loyola University New Orleans, was awarded a spot in one of the National Endowment for the Humanities summer seminars for college and university teachers.

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Loyola welcomes new faculty for the 2011-12 academic year

Loyola University New Orleans welcomes a cadre of nearly 40 new faculty members for the 2011-12 academic year.

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Loyola Institute for Ministry offers online information session

The Loyola Institute for Ministry will present an online information session on Sept. 13, Oct. 11 and Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. C.D.T. The virtual open house will provide information on Loyola's online graduate program in religious education and pastoral studies.

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Author Stephen Rea leads fall Writing Institute

The Walker Percy Center for Writing and Publishing at Loyola University New Orleans presents its fall 2011 Writing Institute, hosted by author Stephen Rea.

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