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Loyola University New Orleans Names New Dean of College of Music and Fine Arts

Loyola Press Release - 11/29/2016

Following a nationwide search, Loyola University New Orleans proudly announces that Kern Maass, MFA has been named new dean of ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Presents 2016 Integritas Vitae Award

Loyola Press Release - 11/22/2016

High honor goes to community activist, philanthropist and campaign chair Anne B. Gauthier Loyola University New Orleans presents one of its ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Music Students to Sing at Carnegie Hall

Loyola Press Release - 11/19/2016

Twenty-six talented Loyola singers will hit center stage in New York City at the world-famous Carnegie Hall at 8:30 p.m. ...

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Public Relations Competition Team Wins Top Professional Award for Loyola University New Orleans’ School of Mass Communication

Loyola Press Release - 11/15/2016

Sweet success! The Loyola University New Orleans 2015-2016 Bateman Competition Team has done it again, scoring a win at the ...

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Internationally Celebrated Faculty from Southern Mississippi University Join Loyola University New Orleans for “Visiting Faculty Member Recital”

Loyola Press Release - 11/14/2016

Loyola University New Orleans College of Music and Fine Arts welcomes Alexander Russakovsky and Elizabeth Moak from the University of ...

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Two Loyola Undergrads Win Research Competition at National Meeting

Loyola Press Release - 11/9/2016

Research on white-tailed deer, spiders, invasive plants and honeybees helps Loyola students to bring home top prizes Loyola University New Orleans ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Celebrates "Wolves on the Prowl"

Loyola Press Release - 11/9/2016

Alumni around the U.S. volunteer in honor of Loyola’s national day of service Loyola University New Orleans students, faculty and alumni ...

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Loyola’s Innovation Speaker Series Presents “Generation Startup”

Loyola Press Release - 11/9/2016

Film screening to be followed by Venture for America Career Panel This week, Loyola University New Orleans’ Center for Entrepreneurship ...

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Opera Alumni Return to Loyola New Orleans for Christmas Special

Loyola Press Release - 11/8/2016

Just in time for Christmas, young opera alumni from across the nation launch world premiere at Loyola Ring in the holiday ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Law Grad Earns Highest Score on Texas State Bar

Loyola Press Release - 11/7/2016

A May graduate of Loyola University New Orleans College of Law received top marks this month as the highest scorer ...

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The Loyola University New Orleans Campus Celebrates Jesuit Values as Loyola Week Kicks Off Nov. 6

Loyola Press Release - 11/4/2016

Loyola University New Orleans kicks off Loyola Week, a time of reflection and celebration of the Jesuit values that sit ...

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Loyola jazz student to perform on NBC's Saturday Night Live

Loyola Announcement - 11/4/2016

Adam DeWalt, a Jazz Studies Senior from Houston, Texas, will perform on Saturday Night Live tomorrow night. DeWalt, a graduate ...

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The Loyola University New Orleans Campus Celebrates Jesuit Values as Loyola Week Kicks Off Nov. 6

Loyola Press Release - 11/4/2016

Loyola University New Orleans kicks off Loyola Week, a time of reflection and celebration of the Jesuit values that sit ...

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Loyola University Recreates 1813 New Orleans in Upcoming Play “The House That Will Not Stand”

Loyola Press Release - 11/3/2016

Loyola’s Department of Theatre Arts and Dance will transport audiences back in time to 1813 New Orleans in the first ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Jazz Underground Series Continues with “All Ellington”

Loyola Press Release - 11/3/2016

Loyola’s own Jazz Faculty Sextet will interpret a group of jazz composer Duke Ellington’s most important numbers. Loyola’s world-class jazz faculty ...

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The Loyola University New Orleans Maroon Closes Out October with Five More National Awards

Loyola Press Release - 11/2/2016

The Loyola University New Orleans student-run newspaper, The Maroon, brought home five national awards from The College Media Association just ...

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Director of Loyola Institute for Ministry Travels to Africa to Further Sustainable Development Efforts

Loyola Press Release - 10/28/2016

Catholic Sisters Initiative of the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, together with the Loyola Institute for Ministry, a Hilton grantee, help ...

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‘The Young Turks on Fusion’ Broadcasts Live from Loyola University New Orleans On Oct. 31 at 7 PM CST

Loyola Press Release - 10/27/2016

UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE AUDUBON ROOM IN THE DANNA STUDENT CENTER. DOORS OPEN AT 6 ...

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LPO and Loyola University New Orleans Collaborate on Brahms' 'Requiem'

Loyola Press Release - 10/27/2016

Concert features Loyola Chorale, NOVA Masterworks and music by Ravel, Barber and Brahms The Loyola University ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Releases "Streetcar Stories"

Loyola Press Release - 10/26/2016

Ding! Ding! Loyola University New Orleans today releases “Streetcar Stories,” a new web series that will have a new episode ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Graduate Creates Wolf Pack Cuvée Wine

Loyola Press Release - 10/26/2016

Lagniappe Peak Vineyards is taking orders now – with plans to deliver in time for Valentine’s Day and Mardi Gras ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Hosts “Take Back the Night” March

Loyola Press Release - 10/26/2016

As the event celebrates its 25th anniversary, protest unites local universities in crusade against sexual violence; Rep. Helena Moreno (D-Dist. ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Journalism Students Bring Home National Awards

Loyola Press Release - 10/25/2016

The Maroon, Loyola’s 93-year-old student newspaper, brings home prizes from the Associated Collegiate Press The Loyola University New Orleans ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Launches Innovative Software Development Bootcamp to Address Workforce Development Needs in Local Technology Companies

Loyola Press Release - 10/24/2016

New initiative is now recruiting graduating seniors from local liberal arts universities; apply by December 9, 2016 Today, the Center for ...

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Collaborative Art Piece of Two Loyola Professors Selected by Alexandria Museum of Art Competition

Loyola Press Release - 10/21/2016

The work of Loyola University New Orleans Extraordinary Professor of Studio Art Karoline Schleh and Assistant Professor of Interactive and ...

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Internationally Acclaimed Violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg Performs Vivaldi’s Four Seasons with Loyola Orchestra November 5

Loyola Press Release - 10/20/2016

Violinist Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg and the Loyola Chamber Orchestra will perform an audience favorite, Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, when they take the ...

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Loyola University College of Law Holds Action-Oriented Symposium on the Death Penalty

Loyola Press Release - 10/14/2016

John Thompson, who was sentenced for a murder he did not commit, will serve as keynote speaker; action-oriented symposium seeks ...

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Leading Musicians Join Loyola’s “Strings” Faculty

Loyola Press Release - 10/14/2016

Loyola University New Orleans’ award-winning School of Music makes the marquee, welcoming three world-class performers to faculty as 2016-2017 ...

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New Orleans Jazz Legends Play Together for First Time at Loyola University

Loyola Press Release - 10/11/2016

Piano masters Ellis Marsalis and David Torkanowsky will join forces for a grand performance in Loyola’s Jazz Underground series. (New ...

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Loyola University Brings Music to the Newman Bandstand in Audubon Park

Loyola Press Release - 10/11/2016

(New Orleans-Oct. 11, 2016) Loyola University New Orleans is proud to be participating in the annual “Music Under the ...

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Loyola University New Orleans College of Business Named Among “Best Business Colleges” by The Princeton Review

Loyola Press Release - 10/7/2016

Loyola University New Orleans Joseph A. Butt, S.J. College of Business ranks among the nation’s and region’s best business schools ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Theatre Season Kicks Off with Nobel Prize-winning play “Beyond the Horizon”

Loyola Press Release - 10/6/2016

Loyola presents the first play of the 2016-2017 Montage “Creative American Spirit” Season. Center stage, starting Friday Oct. 14, 2016, ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Hosts an International Author and an Immigrant Expert to Discuss World Refugee Crisis and Unfolding Middle Eastern Tensions

Loyola Press Release - 10/6/2016

Author Raif Shwaryi travels from Lebanon and Dr. Lina Beydoun from New York to share with students the importance of ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Theatre Season Kicks Off with Nobel Prize-winning play “Beyond the Horizon”

Loyola Press Release - 10/6/2016

Loyola presents the first play of the 2016-2017 Montage “Creative American Spirit” Season. (New Orleans-Oct. 04, 2016) Center stage next ...

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Brava! Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Jeannette Knoll and Loyola Choirs perform at Red Mass in St. Louis Cathedral

Loyola Press Release - 10/3/2016

At Loyola, Knoll studied voice, then political science and law Louisiana Supreme Court Justice Jeannette Knoll drew on her undergraduate experience ...

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Southern Rep Theatre Joins Loyola University New Orleans for Two-Year Residency

Loyola Press Release - 9/30/2016

Exciting new partnership brings regional premieres to Loyola As the university’s theatre department enters a ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Announces 2016-2017 Theatre Season

Loyola Press Release - 9/30/2016

Under the direction of new department chair Laura Hope, Theatre Arts enters a Golden Age at Loyola As Loyola University New ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Hosts Archaeology Lecture Series

Loyola Press Release - 9/28/2016

Loyola University New Orleans partners with oldest archaeological organization in the world to bring new life into civilizations past. (New ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Presents Annual Prism Concert

Loyola Press Release - 9/27/2016

Student showcase is one of the year’s most popular musical events Loyola University New Orleans music students are preparing to showcase ...

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NOMAR, CID, and Louisiana Chapter of CCIM in Partnership with Loyola University Present the Sixth Annual Economic and Real Estate Forecast Symposium

Loyola Press Release - 9/26/2016

Experts in real estate, finance, government, and academia converge next month at Loyola to examine political and economic environment New Orleans ...

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On the Heels of National Debate, Loyola University New Orleans Hosts Voter Registration Day

Loyola Press Release - 9/26/2016

Students gather tonight to watch historic debate between presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. On the heels of tonight’s national ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Professor Wins 2016 Ruth Benedict Prize

Loyola Press Release - 9/26/2016

Loyola University New Orleans celebrates Uriel Quesada, associate dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, who together with two ...

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Television and Corporate 3-D Animator Speaks at Loyola University

Loyola Press Release - 9/23/2016

3-D animator Deborah Anderson joins Loyola design faculty in Spring 2017 Energetic 3-D designer Deborah Anderson comes to Loyola to guide ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Students Head to Americana Fest

Loyola Press Release - 9/22/2016

Loyola Popular and Commercial Music, Music Industry Studies majors meet industry executives and working professionals, mingle among the stars, while ...

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Director of Loyola’s Women’s Resource Center wins prestigious Eudora Welty Prize

Loyola Press Release - 9/19/2016

Book About Racial Injustice in Mississippi explores one of the Deep South’s most transformative racial revolutions. Loyola’s Women’s Resource Center Director ...

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Leading industry professionals join Loyola’s Mass Comm faculty

Loyola Press Release - 9/19/2016

Loyola University New Orleans’ award-winning School of Mass Communication welcomes a slew of industry experts to faculty as 2016-2017 academic ...

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Loyola University New Orleans Welcomes “Trio Festivale”

Loyola Press Release - 9/19/2016

Loyola University New Orleans hosts “Trio Festivale,” an international chamber ensemble featuring American flutist Sabrina Hu, Irish cellist Gerald Peregrine, ...

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Loyola University Honors Program exhibits historic documents as part of its "Justice Journey" and Constitution Day celebration

Loyola Announcement - 9/16/2016

The Loyola University New Orleans Honors Program is proud to present a collection of historic documents designed to take you ...

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Loyola University New Orleans “Pop Comm” Students Present Third Saturdays

Loyola Press Release - 9/16/2016

Loyola’s popular and commercial music major has doubled in size after one year and showcases student talent every third Saturday ...

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Loyola University New Orleans’ Festival of Contemporary Song kicks off this weekend with “Logan Skelton's Emily Dickinson Songs”

Loyola Press Release - 9/14/2016

Loyola breathes new life into classic American poetry with the Festival of Contemporary Song starting Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 with ...

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