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Loyola University New Orleans Theatre Arts Professor Brings Shakespeare to Uganda

Loyola Press Release - 7/17/2015

Associate professor of theatre arts and dance Artemis Preehsl teaches underserved students 'Much Ado About Nothing' This summer, one professor ...

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Loyola professor sworn in as one of first certified court interpreters in Louisiana

Loyola Press Release - 7/10/2015

Two years ago, Lisbeth Philip, Ph.D., helped launch Loyola University New Orleans’ Spanish/English Translation and Interpreting Certificate Program, the first ...

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Loyola hosts New Orleans Piano Institute and Keyboard Festival

Loyola Press Release - 7/10/2015

Loyola University New Orleans will host the Musical Arts Society of New Orleans’ 2015 New Orleans Piano Institute & Keyboard ...

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Loyola University New Orleans law student represents Louisiana in 2015 Miss USA Pageant

Loyola Press Release - 7/10/2015

Second-year Loyola law student Candice Bennatt is vocal advocate against domestic violence Loyola University New Orleans law student Candice Bennatt takes ...

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Loyola's Got Talent!

Loyola Press Release - 7/9/2015

All-male vocal opera group Vox rocked the stage Tuesday on America's Got Talent. (Seen here from left to right: DeMar ...

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New book looks at progress of education system in New Orleans since Katrina

Loyola Press Release - 6/30/2015

A new book by faculty and staff at Loyola University New Orleans and the University of New Orleans examines the ...

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National women's business council selects Loyola student for 2015 cohort

Loyola Press Release - 6/30/2015

Loyola University New Orleans international business major Ashley Garcia was one of only 22 college students nationwide selected to participate ...

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Segregation law in New Orleans at center of Loyola professor's discussion at the SFA 2015 Summer Symposium

Loyola Press Release - 6/30/2015

Loyola University New Orleans history professor Justin Nystrom, Ph.D., has used the department’s Documentary and Oral History Studio as a ...

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Korean journalists visit Loyola to meet with student writers about 'My Katrina Story' project

Loyola Press Release - 6/30/2015

More than 20 broadcast journalists from South Korea came to Loyola University New Orleans’ School of Mass Communication to talk ...

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The Maroon Takes Home Top Prizes from 2015 La./Miss. AP Media Editors Contest and LPA's Better Newspaper Competition

Loyola Press Release - 6/30/2015

They did it again! The Maroon, the student-run newspaper at Loyola University New Orleans, took home a round of awards ...

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Plans for funeral services for Harold Baquet finalized

Loyola Press Release - 6/23/2015

Celebration of photographer’s life draws on Catholic, New Orleans and family tradition What: Celebration of the life of Harold Baquet When: ...

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Loyola University New Orleans mourns Harold Baquet

Loyola Press Release - 6/19/2015

Award-winning photographer and “Loyno Legend” told the Loyola story through his photographs for 25 years Loyola University New Orleans mourns a ...

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Loyola students and faculty perform at early drama festival in Toronto

Loyola Press Release - 6/11/2015

Eight female students and their professors explore themes of fame and virtue, gender issues in performance of traditional court masque ...

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Loyola students receive national scholarships to study abroad

Loyola Press Release - 6/11/2015

Three undergraduates receive prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarships Loyola University New Orleans junior Juli Smith is intrigued by Taiwan’s language ...

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Butler Powell inducted into New Orleans Professional Baseball Hall of Fame

Loyola Press Release - 6/11/2015

Former Loyola University New Orleans baseball player Butler Powell was inducted into the New Orleans Professional Baseball Hall of Fame ...

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The Maroon named "All American" by Associated Collegiate Press

Loyola Press Release - 6/11/2015

For the second year in a row, the Loyola University New Orleans student-run newspaper, The Maroon, has earned top marks ...

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Loyola hosts live streaming of TEDxNewOrleans conference

Loyola Press Release - 6/5/2015

Public is invited to watch sold-out event via live stream video in Loyola’s Monroe Library Next week, Loyola University New Orleans ...

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Loyola Named Top 'Hidden Gem' College

Loyola Press Release - 6/1/2015

Loyola University New Orleans is known for its exceptional academic and culturally diverse experience, but now it has a new ...

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Dedicated social worker who helped found Loyola’s volunteer service program receives annual alumni award

Loyola Press Release - 6/1/2015

A New Orleans native who spent much of her life working for social justice and ministering in the Catholic Church ...

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Loyola Writing Institute offers workshop for aspiring young writers

Loyola Press Release - 6/1/2015

Aspiring writers who are rising 10th, 11th and 12th graders are invited to attend Loyola University New Orleans Writing Institute's ...

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Three Loyola students selected for prestigious Fulbright Scholar Program

Loyola Press Release - 6/1/2015

Three Loyola University New Orleans students received Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants to study abroad from the J. William Fulbright ...

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College of Law Alumni Association honors Dean María Pabón López

Loyola Press Release - 6/1/2015

As the first female law dean in Louisiana, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law Dean María Pabón López has ...

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Loyola hosts music education conference next month

Loyola Press Release - 5/15/2015

Loyola University New Orleans will become a hub for music education and research this summer as the Department of Music ...

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School of Mass Communication to induct alumni into Den of Distinction

Loyola Press Release - 5/7/2015

Just a day before a new class of mass communication students walks across the stage at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on ...

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Loyola student named SSAC Women's Field Freshman of the Year

Loyola Press Release - 5/7/2015

Elizabeth Joi Scioneaux was named the Southern States Athletic Conference Women’s Field Freshman of the Year, and seven other members ...

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Bateman team wins ninth national title with affordable housing campaign

Loyola Press Release - 5/7/2015

Students from Loyola University New Orleans have earned yet another first-place in the national Bateman Case Study Competition. For 14 ...

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Fast-track and part-time MBA programs on tap at open house

Loyola Press Release - 5/7/2015

The MBA program in the Loyola University New Orleans College of Business will host an upcoming open house and informational ...

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Loyola receives $1 million for classical studies program in honor of late Fr. Bienvenu

Loyola Press Release - 5/7/2015

When Loyola University New Orleans launched its $100 million Faith in the Future fundraising campaign last year, it was to ...

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Commencement ceremonies to be webcast live

Loyola Press Release - 5/4/2015

Loyola University New Orleans is pleased to announce that the spring 2015 commencement ceremonies will be webcast live, providing access ...

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Loyola presents Ignatian Awards for graduating students at Baccalaureate Mass

Loyola Press Release - 5/4/2015

A health care professional who seeks to inspire others, an economics student who helps the poor in his native Honduras, ...

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Law student chosen to receive Louisiana State Bar Association’s Law Student Pro Bono Award

Loyola Press Release - 5/4/2015

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law student Sophia Mire has been chosen to receive the 2015 Louisiana State Bar ...

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Social Justice Scholar is on path to become civil rights attorney

Loyola Press Release - 5/4/2015

Olivia Lawson, graduating from Loyola University New Orleans this May, proves that there are no limits to providing service through ...

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Loyola and UNO to Hold Post-Katrina Education Forum

Loyola Press Release - 4/28/2015

The Institute for Quality and Equity in Education (IQEE) at Loyola University New Orleans and the University of New Orleans ...

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Megan Whittaker attends NCAA Women's Final Four with WBCA Allstate Good Works Team

Loyola Press Release - 4/21/2015

Loyola University New Orleans women’s basketball player Megan Whittaker was one of 10 collegiate women’s basketball players honored at the ...

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Medley of animal-themed musical pieces concludes Loyola opera season

Loyola Press Release - 4/21/2015

The Loyola University New Orleans 2015 opera season will conclude with a night of animal-themed performances. “Loyola Opera Scenes: A Musical ...

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Loyola student groups to host first Earth Day Carnival

Loyola Press Release - 4/21/2015

Several Loyola University New Orleans student groups are partnering to present the first Earth Day Carnival to be held Wednesday, ...

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Loyola student newspaper receives highest honor from Columbia Scholastic Press Association, other awards

Loyola Press Release - 4/21/2015

The Maroon student newspaper at Loyola University New Orleans recently was awarded a "Collegiate Gold Crown," the highest honor given ...

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Alumnus who spearheaded construction of first slavery museum in U.S. speaks at Loyola

Loyola Press Release - 4/15/2015

A Loyola University New Orleans alumnus and retired trial lawyer, who this past December opened the first museum dedicated solely ...

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Bateman team selected in top three, Ad Team takes second in regional competition

Loyola Press Release - 4/15/2015

The Loyola University New Orleans Bateman team, which recently organized a series of events to spotlight the link between affordable ...

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'Father of synthetic biology' is subject of free film screening at Loyola

Loyola Press Release - 4/15/2015

Loyola University New Orleans and the Consulate General of Poland in Chicago present a free screening of “Essence of Life,” ...

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Longtime Loyola music professor, band director set to retire

Loyola Press Release - 4/15/2015

After spending 55 of his 75 years at Loyola University New Orleans, including half a century as a professor of ...

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Diversity and inclusiveness at heart of nursing symposium at Loyola

Loyola Press Release - 4/13/2015

The Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama chapters of the Transcultural Nursing Society, an international organization which strives to provide cross-cultural health ...

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Loyola presents free performance of Czech production, inspired by unrequited love

Loyola Press Release - 4/9/2015

Nearly 60 years since its last production in New Orleans, "The Diary of One Who Vanished," by Czech composer Leoš ...

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Loyola to host discussion with chroniclers of Katrina

Loyola Press Release - 4/9/2015

Loyola University New Orleans will present “Katrina: Before, During and After,” a discussion about one of the most devastating hurricanes ...

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The Idea Village CEO shares secrets to a great pitch in free Loyola event

Loyola Press Release - 4/9/2015

Tim Williamson, co-founder and CEO of The Idea Village, will be the featured speaker at Loyola University New Orleans this ...

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College of Business to offer new business analytics major next fall

Loyola Press Release - 4/9/2015

Business analytics, the study of the way in which organizations use data to make decisions and achieve their goals, is ...

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LPO joins piano competition winners at showcase at Loyola

Loyola Press Release - 3/25/2015

A pair of events at Loyola University New Orleans this weekend will give fans of classical piano the opportunity to ...

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Loyola to add men’s and women’s swimming and competitive cheerleading and dance

Loyola Press Release - 3/25/2015

Loyola University New Orleans Director of Athletics and Wellness Brett Simpson '96, MBA '03, announced that the university will be ...

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No borders for Loyola faculty when it comes to serving educational needs

Loyola Press Release - 3/25/2015

There are no borders for Loyola University New Orleans faculty when it comes to serving in education and human rights. ...

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Mass communication professor named Public Relations Educator of the Year

Loyola Press Release - 3/25/2015

Loyola University New Orleans Assistant Professor Valerie J. Andrews, M.J., was named the Public Relations Educator of the Year by ...

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