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Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Get Ready to Register!

Time: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Contact: Elizabeth A Rainey · earainey@loyno.edu · 5048653595

Location: Buddig Hall Lobby

Staff from Student Success will be available to help you get ready to register for classes this fall! 

Janet Mary Riley: An Angel With Teeth

Time: 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Contact: Kure D. Croker · kdcroker@loyno.edu

Location: Multimedia Room 2, Monroe Library

Janet Allured, Ph.D. will present the lecture "Janet Mary Riley: An Angel with Teeth" in conjunction with Monroe Library''s Special Collections & Archives exhibit "Janet Mary Riley: A Voice for Social Justice in Louisiana" as part of the citywide NOLA4Women exhibition series that seeks to celebrate generations of women who have built and rebuilt the city of New Orleans.

Janet Allured is Professor of History and Women\'s Studies at McNeese State University.  Her latest book is "Remapping Second-Wave Feminism: The Long Women's Rights Movement in Louisiana, 1950-1997" (University of Georgia Press, 2016).  She is currently at work on a monograph about southern Methodist women as progressive reformers, 1939-2000.

Janet Mary Riley, Loyola alum and first female law professor in New Orleans, remained dedicated throughout her career to protecting the rights of the disenfranchised in Louisiana. Riley's papers housed in the Special Collections & Archives at Monroe Library Loyola University New Orleans are the focus of their new exhibit showcasing letters, publications, awards, and legal achievements that bring Ms. Riley to life in her own words.

This lecture is brought to you through a Loyola University New Orleans Strength in Diversity grant.

Questions can be directed to Kure D. Croker at kdcroker@loyno.edu
 

10th Annual Students Peace Conference - “Chaotic Conflict and Turbulent Times” Panel

Time: 4 pm to 6 pm

Contact: Behrooz Moazami · moazami@loyno.edu

Location: Miller Hall, Room 114

4 - 6 p.m. “Chaotic Conflict and Turbulent Times”

Miller Hall, Room 114

Lucian Bumeder (Tulane University): “Getting a Grip on the Seemingly Chaotic: An Introduction to the Libyan Conflict”

Donna Berbling (Loyola University New Orleans): “Nurturing Hate”

Tahereh Hadian Jazy (Independent Scholar): “Protests against Islamic Dress Code amidst the Outcries of the Price Hikes”

Claire McKenna (Loyola University New Orleans): “1988 Massacre of Political Prisoners in Iran”

10th Annual Students Peace Conference - "War Is Hell" Veterans' Panel

Time: 7 pm to 9 pm

Contact: Behrooz Moazami · moazami@loyno.edu

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe Hall

The university’s Tenth Annual Student Peace Conference is an opportunity for students and visitors to further community discussion about hope, renewal and global peace. Titled “Breaking Walls,” this year’s one-week event is expected to be the largest student peace conference ever held at this Jesuit, Catholic University.  The conference runs Tuesday, April 10 through Tuesday, April 17. All events will be held on Loyola’s main campus, 6363 St. Charles Ave. and are free and open to the public.

7 - 9 p.m. “War is Hell”

Nunemaker Auditorium, Monroe Hall

Andrea Castillo (Marine Corps veteran): “The Struggle of Life in the Marines for a Woman”

Kristen Richard, Wife of Iraq War veteran and nurse at women’s hospital: “Fighting the War at Home.”

Jamie McFarland (Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran): “A Combat Veteran’s Struggle to Put his Life Back Together.”

Judge Arthur Hunter (Section K, Orleans Parish Criminal Court): “What is Veteran Court?”

Loyola Keyboard Series: Dr. Ronald Chioldi Piano Recital

Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

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

Location: Roussel Performance Hall, 2nd Floor, Comm./Music Complex

Dr. Ronald Chioldi, Professor of piano at Northeaster State University, co-author of the popular group-piano textbooks Keyboard Musicianship, and Keyboard Fundamentals, will play a recital on April 11 at 7:30pm, followed by a masterclass on April 12 at 12:30pm.

Mass

Time: 9 pm to 9:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall