Loyola at a Glance
September 28, 2012 Issue
George Flanigen IV, award-winning music video director/producer and chairman of the board for the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, will launch the 2012-13 "Get Inforumed" music industry speaker series on Monday, Oct. 1 at 5 p.m. in Nunemaker Auditorium in Monroe Hall.
Patricia Dorn, Ph.D., professor of biological sciences at Loyola University New Orleans, traveled to Cochabamba, Bolivia earlier this month to deliver a keynote address at the Second International Workshop on Chagas Disease at the Universidad Mayor de San SimÃ³n.
Acclaimed author Stephen Rea returns to Loyola University New Orleans this fall to host the Writing Institute, presented by the Walker Percy Center for Writing and Publishing.
Loyola University New Orleans College of Law professor Mitch Crusto, J.D., participated in two panels at the Southeastern Association of Law Schools 2012 Annual Conference on Amelia Island, Fla., in August.
This fall, country music songwriting sensation Jim McCormick is teaching the class, The Craft and Business of Songwriting, for the Department of Music Industry Studies at Loyola University New Orleans.
The Montage Fine and Performing Arts Series at Loyola University New Orleans will continue in October with a free concert by the Crescent City Wind Symphony and the inaugural performance of the James Carter String Quartet.
Wolf Pack Athletics and the Alumni Association of Loyola University New Orleans have partnered with Ye Olde College Inn for an evening to support the university's basketball program.
The Biever Guest Lectures Series at Loyola University New Orleans will feature Stanley Aronowitz, Ph.D., eminent social theorist, in three lectures next month.
The Department of History at Loyola University New Orleans presents a film screening of "This Haus of Memories," a first film by assistant history professor Justin Nystrom, Ph.D., on Tuesday, Oct. 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Nunemaker Auditorium in Monroe Hall.
The J. Edgar and Louise S. Monroe Library at Loyola University New Orleans hosts a presentation on the history and digitization of newspapers in Louisiana on Thursday, Oct. 11, 12:30 – 2 p.m. in Multimedia Room 2 of the library.
The Department of Chemistry at Loyola University New Orleans presents a screening of "Switch," a documentary that addresses today's most controversial energy questions, on Thursday, Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. in Nunemaker Auditorium in Monroe Hall.
In a continued celebration of the centennial at Loyola University New Orleans, the award-winning Irish author, Claire Keegan '92, will present a reading of her work on Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. in the Whitney Room of Thomas Hall.
Loyola University New Orleans will host the 11th annual international MEEGID conference Oct. 30 - Nov. 2, 2012.
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