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Thursday, October 5, 2017

Law: Career Development Office-Drop-in Thursdays (upperclassmen)

Time: 12 am to 12 am

Contact: Nicole Rigard · lwcareer@loyno.edu · 504 861-5562

Location: Law School 101

Law: Career Development Office-Drop-in Thursdays (upperclassmen)

LS 101

Consider What It Might Be Like

Time: 12 am to 12 am

Contact: ODS Staff · ods@loyno.edu · 504-865-2990

Location: The Peace Quad

Introduction by Sybol Cook Anderson, Chief Diversity Officer.

We often take for granted the common practices we regularly engage in that take little effort or thought. Have you considered what it would be like to navigate campus if you were unable to use your legs or arms or your eyes or ears? Participate in an activity that requires you to recognize the challenges that barriers create in accessing physical spaces on campus for students, faculty and staff who have mobility issues.

Unmasking Brain Injury

Contact: ODS Staff · ods@loyno.edu · 504-865-2990

Location: Gallery Room A in Dana Center

Art Exhibit from Wednesday, October 4th through Friday, October 13th.

Introduction by Vicki Vega, Associate Dean, College of Music and Fine Arts and Professor of Music Therapy.

This traveling art project engages the general population with those who have brain injury, both in the struggles and successes they encounter. Each mask has been painted by a survivor or caretaker in Louisiana explaining the emotions they feel living with brain injury. “There’s a story behind every mask and behind every mask there’s a person, a person that’s been touched by brain injury.” Loyola is proud to be the first official exhibition venue for this fascinating and moving mask exhibit.

Thirsty Thursdays

Time: 9 am to 10:30 am

Contact: Sean Creed · smcreedo@loyno.edu · 504-865-3578

Location: Satchmo's

Alcohol and Substance Free alternative monthly programming provided by the Health and Wellness Team of Loyola, with the help of students from Health Advocates and HOWL themed living community. Come out and join us on the first Thursday of every month for a fun non-alcoholic alternative programming event. Understand the importance of how to have fun sober!

Mass

Time: 12 pm to 12:30 pm

Contact: Ken Weber · kweber@loyno.edu · 5048653167

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Environmental Roundtable: The Environment Program Across Disciplines at Loyola

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Kimberly Kahn · kjkahn@loyno.edu · 504-865-2599

Location: Monroe Hall 610

Environmental Roundtables are facilitated discussions of important environmental issues, hosted by the Loyola University Environment Program. Facilitators include Environment Program students, faculty and guest hosts.

 

How does engaging with the environment take shape across very different disciplines? And what might these approaches have in common and share? 

Join a roundtable discussion with three of the newest members of Loyola’s Environment Program:

Dr. Lynn Brien (Geography), Dr. Phil Bucolo (Biology), and Dr. Joel MacClellan (Philosophy) will briefly present their backgrounds, share a personal story about their own environmental engagement, and end with what they do here at Loyola. Then they will engage the audience in a discussion.

Dr. Christopher Schaberg (English) will introduce the event and moderate the discussion.

A light lunch will be served.

 

Find more information on our website: http://cas.loyno.edu/environment/environmental-roundtable

For questions please contact Dr. Eric Hardy at emhardy@loyno.edu or Kimberly Kahn at kjkahn@loyno.edu. 

UCC Anxiety Management: Self-Care and Stress Management

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Asia Wong · awong@loyno.edu · 865-3835

Location: Student Success Center, MA 112

Ever felt hangry? Too tired to focus? Learn about the behavioral and biological factors that contribute to stress, what you can do improve self-care, and form a plan to implement change.

This event is for current Loyola students only.

MLS Introduction to Maritime Practice

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Jasmine Englert · loyno.mls@gmail.com

Location: College of Law, Broadway Campus, Room 312

This speaker event is an introduction into the practice of Maritime Law in the Louisiana community.

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Margarida Vale de Gato: Poetry, Transportation, Translation

Time: 5 pm to 6 pm

Contact: Dr. Mark Yakich · yakich@loyno.edu.

Location: Whitney Presentation Room, Thomas Hall

Dr. Margarida Vale de Gato teaches American Studies and Literary Translation in the faculty of letters at the University of Lisbon. Her

dissertation focuses on the reception of Edgar Allan Poe in modern Portuguese poetry. As a literary translator from English and French, she has published an impressive list of works, both poetry and prose, by authors such as Lewis Carroll, Herman Melville, Charles Dickens,

Mark Twain, Oscar Wilde, W.B. Yeats, Christina Rossetti, Vladimir Nabokov, Jack Kerouac, Allen Ginsberg, George Sand, Jean Giono,

Henri Michaux, Nathalie Sarraute, and René Char. 

 

Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Program

Time: 7 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact: Dale O'Neill · dmoneill@loyno.edu · 504.865.3622

Alpha Kappa Alpha Educational Program

The Christians

Time: 7:30 pm to 9:30 am

Contact: Box Office · tickets@loyno.edu · 504-865-2074

Location: Marquette Theater, 2nd Floor, Marquette Hall

Cost: $10-$15 Get Tickets

The Christians is an unflinching look at values in America — and its power to unite or divide.

Directed by C. Patrick Gendusa, Lucas Hnath’s The Christians centers on Pastor Paul, who started his church ten years ago in a modest storefront. Now it houses thousands, with a coffee shop in the lobby and a baptismal font as big as a swimming pool. But Paul is about to preach a sermon that will shake the foundation of his congregation’s beliefs. Staged as a church service and backed by a live choir, The Christians is both epic and unexpectedly intimate, an unflinching look at values in America — and its power to unite or divide. Named a Top 10 Play by Time Magazine, the The New York Times called it “Mesmerizing” and described Hnath “as one of the brightest new voices of his generation.”