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Standout Loyola trumpet student wins second place at prestigious international competition

Loyola Press Release - 6/24/2014

Loyola University New Orleans sophomore Tyler Lindsay’s musical talents on trumpet put him at the top of his class on ...

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Student's scientific research at Loyola ignites passion for service to the world, one 'Kissing bug' at a time

Loyola Press Release - 6/24/2014

College student Annie McClure is helping to uncover exactly how the deadly Chagas disease is spread through blood-sucking insects known ...

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Undergrad with a passion for rural health care wins $120,000 medical school scholarship opportunity

Loyola Press Release - 6/24/2014

Loyola University New Orleans senior biological sciences major Denise Powell is getting a head start on a career as a ...

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Student newspaper wins 6 state Associated Press awards, topping off most decorated year in history

Loyola Press Release - 6/24/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans student-run newspaper, The Maroon, won six college division honors over the weekend from the Louisiana-Mississippi ...

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Relive the New Orleans college experience: Loyola opens Alumni Weekend college classes to public

Loyola Press Release - 6/9/2014

For one weekend only at Loyola University New Orleans this June, the Loyola community and even the public are invited ...

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Loyola offers 'Hollywood South' screenplay class and other community writing classes

Loyola Press Release - 6/9/2014

Responding to New Orleans’ burgeoning film industry and tapping into the growing trend of “Hollywood South,” the Walker Percy Center ...

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Friday: Father's Day event celebrates 40 New Orleans role-model dads

Loyola Press Release - 6/9/2014

The Lindy Boggs National Center for Community Literacy at Loyola University New Orleans and the New Orleans Fatherhood Consortium will ...

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Does your doctor know the dangers of 'Kissing bugs?' New research aims to inform medical professionals

Loyola Press Release - 6/9/2014

Loyola University New Orleans student Traci Schlosser was browsing her physician husband’s latest copy of The American Journal of ...

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Loyola law students defend rights of renters in Louisiana

Loyola Press Release - 5/27/2014

Law students in the Community Justice section of the Stuart H. Smith Law Clinic and Center for Social Justice at ...

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International opera star and educator Luretta Bybee joins Loyola's flourishing opera program

Loyola Press Release - 5/27/2014

An international opera star who is not new to New Orleans stages will soon be molding a new generation of ...

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Loyola to feature first full-service university Starbucks in the city

Loyola Press Release - 5/27/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans Danna Student Center will soon feature the first full-service university Starbucks in the entire Crescent ...

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Law alumnus recognized for going above and beyond

Loyola Press Release - 5/27/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law will pay tribute to the president of the New Orleans Bar Association, ...

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Loyola Institute for Ministry receives national award for religious education

Loyola Press Release - 5/12/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans Institute for Ministry and its distance learning extension program, LIMEX, are together receiving the highest ...

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Student newspaper is named best in the U.S. for editorial writing

Loyola Press Release - 5/12/2014

Student journalists of The Maroon newspaper at Loyola University New Orleans won first place in the nation for editorial writing ...

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Local woman devoted to preserving the history of New Orleans Jesuits receives Loyola's top alumni award

Loyola Press Release - 5/12/2014

A Loyola University New Orleans alumna instrumental in preserving the university’s colorful history with the once Jesuit-run WWL-TV, including ...

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School of Mass Communication receives two historic national accreditations

Loyola Press Release - 5/5/2014

The School of Mass Communication at Loyola University New Orleans has become the first Jesuit university program in the U.S. ...

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Loyola honors 5 outstanding graduates, including an aspiring Benedictine monk

Loyola Press Release - 5/5/2014

Chad Aubert, who graduates next week from Loyola University New Orleans, is preparing for a life as a Benedictine monk. ...

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Graduation to showcase live 'selfies'

Loyola Press Release - 5/5/2014

This isn’t your grandma’s graduation ceremony. This year, Loyola University New Orleans is harnessing the power of social media during ...

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Jazz concert offers heartfelt farewell to prominent local jazz educator

Loyola Press Release - 4/28/2014

During a free Loyola University New Orleans Jazz Band concert Tuesday, April 29, student jazz musicians will bid a moving ...

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Loyola offers new MBA programs for professionals and those on the fast track

Loyola Press Release - 4/28/2014

This fall, Loyola University New Orleans will introduce a new full-time Fast-Track MBA that can be completed in one ...

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Professional piano, voice training available for adults this summer

Loyola Press Release - 4/28/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans Preparatory Arts program—one of the few comprehensive arts programs in the metropolitan New Orleans area ...

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Loyola Jazz Band concert offers heartfelt farewell to prominent local jazz educator

Loyola Press Release - 4/25/2014

During a free Loyola University New Orleans Jazz Band concert Tuesday, April 29, student jazz musicians will bid a moving ...

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Loyola women’s golf earns first-ever trip to national tournament

Loyola Press Release - 4/23/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans women’s golf team qualified for the 2014 ...

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Loyola Bateman team again named among top 3 in U.S.

Loyola Press Release - 4/22/2014

For the thirteenth time in 14 years, a group of public relations students from Loyola University New Orleans is one ...

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School of Mass Communication to induct alumni in Den of Distinction

Loyola Press Release - 4/22/2014

Three Loyola University New Orleans mass communication graduates—a network TV executive, a nonprofit leader passionate about the common good and ...

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College students bring local second graders' French stories to life through animation

Loyola Press Release - 4/21/2014

Fifty second graders at the International School of Louisiana will see the French stories they wrote for school come ...

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Loyola's graduation ceremony to showcase live social media posts from students and their families

Loyola Press Release - 4/14/2014

This isn’t your grandma’s graduation ceremony. This year, Loyola University New Orleans is harnessing the power of social media during ...

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Harvard political scientist and sociologist is featured speaker for global warming talk

Loyola Press Release - 4/14/2014

Theda Skocpol, an award-winning political scientist and well-known sociologist at Harvard University, will headline a discussion on global warming ...

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Loyola instructor, singled out as new talent, wins national fiction writing award

Loyola Press Release - 4/14/2014

Loyola University New Orleans English instructor Anya Groner is the winner of a writing award and nationwide contest—the Meridian 2014 ...

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Descendants of the hero of '12 Years a Slave' to gather at Loyola commemorative concert

Loyola Press Release - 4/7/2014

Descendants of Solomon Northup, the man portrayed in the Oscar-winning movie “12 Years a Slave,” will gather at a free, ...

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College of Law's free tax help for low-income taxpayers concludes Thursday

Loyola Press Release - 4/7/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program, which offers free tax preparation assistance for ...

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Loyola student selected for prestigious Fulbright Award

Loyola Press Release - 4/7/2014

Loyola University New Orleans senior Savannah Logan, known by her professors for her outstanding tutoring and Spanish translation abilities, ...

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Students take home first-time national student media advertising prize

Loyola Press Release - 4/7/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans Student Media group returned from Austin, Texas, last week as first-time national winners at ...

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Baseball team to host free clinic for Loyola community on April 12

Loyola Press Release - 4/7/2014

Head Baseball Coach Doug Faust and the Loyola University New Orleans baseball team are offering a free baseball clinic ...

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Loyola celebrates Founders’ Day with Mass and ‘birthday’ cake

Loyola Press Release - 4/2/2014

In honor of Loyola University New Orleans and its chartering in 1912, the university will celebrate its Founders’ Day in ...

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Loyola students donate permanent YOLO sign to replace LOYOLA letters on university’s front lawn

Loyola Press Release - 4/1/2014

Download a high-resolution image of the YOLO sign The Loyola University New Orleans senior class has donated a permanent YOLO sign ...

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New Jonas grant funds Loyola DNP scholarships

Loyola Press Release - 3/31/2014

Two new scholarships for Loyola University New Orleans Doctor of Nursing Practice students are now available thanks to a $20,000 ...

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Wednesday: Loyola honors Frank Stewart Jr. for ethical entrepreneurship

Loyola Press Release - 3/31/2014

Frank B. Stewart Jr., former chairman of the board for Stewart Enterprises, Inc., will be recognized this week by Loyola ...

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Symposium focuses on complex legal side of entertainment industry

Loyola Press Release - 3/31/2014

Top entertainment and copyright litigator and Loyola University New Orleans College of Law alumnus Richard Busch, J.D. ’90, also named ...

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Loyola MBA team brews up big success for its client during New Orleans Entrepreneur Week

Loyola Press Release - 3/31/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans MBA team won big for its client this year at the New Orleans Entrepreneur Week. ...

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Ballet concert offers mixed program including dances from Sleeping Beauty, Swan Lake

Loyola Press Release - 3/31/2014

This spring at Loyola University New Orleans, graceful dancers will perform excerpts from classical ballets, including The Sleeping Beauty and ...

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Edwin Edwards, Kathleen Blanco and Buddy Roemer to speak at governors' forum Wednesday

Loyola Press Release - 3/24/2014

Not one, but three former Louisiana governors will headline the Institute of Politics' Ed Renwick Lecture at Loyola University New ...

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Louisiana State Legislature honors College of Law

Loyola Press Release - 3/24/2014

This year, state lawmakers are marking “Loyola Law Day” at the capitol. The special day is part of a formal ...

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Law conference addresses how best to represent immigrants in Louisiana

Loyola Press Release - 3/24/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and nonprofit Human Rights First are hosting a daylong conference “Left Out ...

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Evan Christopher showcases New Orleans clarinet tradition in Loyola's Jazz Underground series at the Old U.S. Mint

Loyola Press Release - 3/24/2014

Ambassador of the New Orleans clarinet style Evan Christopher will lead an ensemble of Loyola University New Orleans jazz students ...

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Professor produces first official report of human trafficking problem in New Orleans

Loyola Press Release - 3/24/2014

A first-ever report on human trafficking in the New Orleans metro area released March 21 by Loyola University New Orleans ...

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MBA students are helping to brew up success during Entrepreneur Week 2014

Loyola Press Release - 3/24/2014

Six Loyola University New Orleans MBA students will put their consulting skills to the test when they team up with ...

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Loyola VP recognized among top 13 student affairs professionals in the nation

Loyola Press Release - 3/17/2014

Loyola University New Orleans administrator M.L. “Cissy” Petty, Ph.D., known for her outstanding ability to connect with students, is receiving ...

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High school bands team up with Loyola and award-winning composer for free concert

Loyola Press Release - 3/17/2014

Leading high school bands from Louisiana and Alabama will converge at Loyola University New Orleans Saturday, March 22 to participate ...

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President Wildes featured as panelist on end-of-life medical ethics

Loyola Press Release - 3/17/2014

Loyola University New Orleans President Kevin Wm. Wildes, S.J., Ph.D., will join a panel of experts this week to explore ...

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