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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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Public event series invites deeper reflections on Lent

Loyola Press Release - 3/17/2014

Loyola University New Orleans’ Jesuit Center presents its 2014 Lenten Series, "The Heart of Ignatian Spirituality: The Spiritual Exercises of ...

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Papal insider discusses legacy of Pope Benedict XVI tomorrow

Loyola Press Release - 3/17/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law presents “Natural Law and Public Discourse: The Legacies of Joseph Ratzinger,” a ...

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Public event series invites deeper reflections on Lent

Loyola Press Release - 3/14/2014

Loyola University New Orleans’ Jesuit Center presents its 2014 Lenten Series, "The Heart of Ignatian Spirituality: The Spiritual Exercises of ...

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Laptop orchestra presents the electronic sounds of creativity in out-of-the-ordinary concert

Loyola Press Release - 3/14/2014

The modern laptop orchestra has musicians from across the globe putting down their instruments and picking up their laptops to ...

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Ecohealth video project helps villagers combat deadly tropical diseases

Loyola Press Release - 3/10/2014

A Loyola University New Orleans team is capturing on film an innovative approach proven to help villagers in the most ...

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Poetry professor teaches prisoners to free their minds through prose

Loyola Press Release - 3/10/2014

Loyola University New Orleans English professor Mark Yakich, Ph.D., is teaching poetry to inmates in the Orleans Parish Prison—not to ...

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Loyola Jazz Festival features concert with famed jazz musician Victor Goines

Loyola Press Release - 3/10/2014

Loyola University New Orleans alumnus Victor Goines ’84, world-renowned clarinetist, saxophonist, educator and one of the most respected jazz musicians ...

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New Loyola grant focuses on helping vulnerable Louisiana, Mississippi families

Loyola Press Release - 3/10/2014

The Jesuit Social Research Institute at Loyola University New Orleans recently received a $200,000 grant to enhance its efforts helping ...

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Sherlock sleuths in New Orleans with opening of 'Hound of the Baskervilles'

Loyola Press Release - 3/10/2014

It’s been more than 125 years since the famous British detective Sherlock Holmes appeared in print, but the popularity of ...

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Viola, organ masterclasses on tap for March

Loyola Press Release - 3/7/2014

Internationally performing violist Michael Strauss and Grammy award-winning organist Paul Jacobs will present free masterclasses in March at Loyola University ...

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CNN political analyst and former presidential adviser to address Loyola's Class of 2014

Loyola Press Release - 2/24/2014

David Gergen, adviser to four presidents and senior political analyst for CNN, will address the Class of 2014 during Loyola ...

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Tonight: Mardi Gras Forum explores unusual Carnival celebrations around the city

Loyola Press Release - 2/24/2014

From the Jefferson City Buzzards’ “cockroach” flopping in the streets to the miniatures of ‘tit Rex’s tiny wagons, a ...

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Loyola Theatre joins Sherlock craze with 'Hound of the Baskervilles' running in March

Loyola Press Release - 2/24/2014

It’s been more than 125 years since the famous British detective Sherlock Holmes appeared in print, but the popularity of ...

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Kenyan acrobatic group performs at Loyola

Loyola Press Release - 2/24/2014

“Lost in Africa,” an interactive musical event featuring the Kenya Safari Acrobats, will showcase their distinct brand of gravity-defying acrobatic ...

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Registration open for 5K Race Judicata benefiting at-risk youth

Loyola Press Release - 2/24/2014

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Law and Boys Hope Girls Hope are sponsoring Race Judicata, a family- and ...

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Loyola alumni reinvigorate Krewe of Freret for New Orleans Mardi Gras

Loyola Press Release - 2/18/2014

A group of seven young Loyola University New Orleans graduates united in their passion to preserve and enhance Mardi Gras ...

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Loyola basketball player Jasmine Brewer honored nationally for community service

Loyola Press Release - 2/17/2014

Loyola University New Orleans women's basketball senior Jasmine Brewer has been singled out as one of only 10 college women's ...

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Backpack journalism: Loyola offers new for-credit summer class for high school students

Loyola Press Release - 2/17/2014

Loyola University New Orleans announces “Backpack Journalism: From Beignets to Bayous,” a new two-week summer program starting June 9 that ...

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Loyola Mardi Gras Forum explores unusual Carnival celebrations in New Orleans' 32 neighborhoods

Loyola Press Release - 2/17/2014

From the Jefferson City Buzzards’ “cockroach” flopping in the streets to the miniatures of ‘tit Rex’s tiny wagons, a forum ...

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Thursday: 'All-Star Jam' reunites New Orleans' jazz greats

Loyola Press Release - 2/17/2014

Five of New Orleans’ most innovative jazz artists will reunite at Loyola University New Orleans Thursday, Feb. 20 for the ...

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Where law professors reign as Carnival royalty: Loyola revives 'Mardi Law'

Loyola Press Release - 2/17/2014

During Mardi Gras in 1977, a group of Loyola University New Orleans College of Law students halfway through an academic ...

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'Smardi Gras' puts the focus on safety and fun for Mardi Gras

Loyola Press Release - 2/14/2014

Loyola University New Orleans will celebrate a new twist on Mardi Gras this year—a week of fun events designed to ...

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What level of hypermasculinity is linked to sexual assault on college campuses? Loyola researcher publishes study

Loyola Press Release - 2/10/2014

A new study from Loyola University New Orleans psychology professor Charles S. Corprew, III, Ph.D., is taking a deeper look ...

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ESPN sportscaster Michael Smith is celebrity guest for high school journalism competition at Loyola

Loyola Press Release - 2/10/2014

ESPN sportscaster Michael Smith ‘01 will return to his alma mater to give New Orleans high school students a taste ...

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Tomorrow: Loyola hosts MBA open house

Loyola Press Release - 2/10/2014

The MBA program at Loyola University New Orleans College of Business will host an open house and informational session Tuesday, ...

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Professor joins elite team of scientists for United Nations climate change research

Loyola Press Release - 2/10/2014

Research from Loyola University New Orleans scientist Paul Barnes, Ph.D., is on its way to benefiting the world. Barnes is ...

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Talk radio, only greener: Loyola professor launches monthly radio show, 'EnviroCommentary'

Loyola Press Release - 2/10/2014

On the first Saturday of every month, radio listeners in the New Orleans area will get the chance to listen ...

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Second annual 'All-Star Jam' reunites New Orleans' jazz greats

Loyola Press Release - 2/10/2014

Five of New Orleans’ most innovative jazz artists will reunite at Loyola University New Orleans Thursday, Feb. 20 for the ...

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Ignacio volunteers serve abroad in Belize and Jamaica during Christmas break

Loyola Press Release - 2/6/2014

Thirty-seven Loyola University New Orleans students and staff went to Kingston, Jamaica to work with elderly and children with ...

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