Loyola at a Glance
August 9, 2013 Issue
Loyola University New Orleans was named one of the nation's best institutions for undergraduate education, according to The Princeton Review's 2014 edition of its annual college guide, "The Best 378 Colleges."
Peter Finney Jr. '78, executive editor and general manager of the Clarion Herald newspaper of the New Orleans Archdiocese, won the highest honor for his efforts from the Catholic Press Association.
With a decidedly New Orleans flair, complete with a second line and other fun experiences and informational sessions, Loyola University New Orleans' Office of Co-Curricular Progams in the Office of Student Affairs will again be on hand to ease the transition into college life the minute first-year students walk onto campus for the fall semester.
Tanisha Wise Wilson '00 joins the Institutional Advancement staff at Loyola University New Orleans to serve as its campaign communications coordinator.
The award-winning American Chemical Society student chapter at Loyola University New Orleans is hosting an introductory meeting Aug. 26 at 4:30 p.m. for students interested in membership.
Loyola University New Orleans announced Victoria Policastro Vega, M.M.T. '84, Ph.D., as the new associate dean for the College of Music and Fine Arts and director of the School of Music.
Arts lovers are in for a treat later this month when the Loyola University New Orleans Montage Fine and Performing Arts Series joins more than 60 local arts organizations for the fifth annual Culture Collision, a one-night-only event that kicks off New Orleans' 2013-14 cultural season.
Loyola University New Orleans was selected as a 2013-14 College of Distinction by the online guide for college-bound students, counselors and parents.
The Preparatory Arts Program at Loyola University New Orleans, hosting children of all ages, is currently enrolling ballet, piano, violin, guitar and voice students for the 2013-2014 academic year.
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