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Tuesday, March 8, 2016

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Loyola Get Fit Pledge

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048652589

Take the Loyola Get Fit Pledge this spring 2016 semester to make a commitment to a happier, healthier, more active you! The Get Fit pledge is a movement that begins in January and lasts all semester long. Find numerous ways in which you can participate in becoming more physically active. Whether you're a student, faculty, staff, or friend of the Loyola community, take this pledge to start your individual fitness journey today! 

Palmer College of Chiropractic Information Table

Time: 10 am to 2 pm

Contact: Jill Boatright · boatrigh@loyno.edu · 504-865-3860

Location: 1st Floor Danna Student Center

Interested in the chiropractic profession? Palmer College provides learning opportunities that are challenging and interactive, delivered by faculty who are recognized as the best in the profession. They offer the following graduate degrees: Doctor of Chiropractic degree; Master of Science in Clinical Research degree.

Palmer College of Chiropractics has three campuses—the Davenport, Iowa, Campus; the San Jose, Calif., Campus; and the Port Orange, Fla., Campus.

To learn more, drop by and speak with a recruiter.

Mass

Time: 12 pm to 12:30 pm

Contact: Ken Weber · kweber@loyno.edu · 504-865-3167

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Daily Mass with a Jesuit priest.

Krewe Leader Information Session

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Caitlin Dobson · cdobson@loyno.edu · 504-865-3622

Location: Claiborne Room, 1st Floor, Danna Center (Located inside St. Charles Room)

A Krewe Leader is a current Loyola student who serves as an orientation leader to assist incoming first year students, transfer students, international students, and their families with their transition to Loyola University New Orleans. Krewe Leaders work alongside Loyola University faculty and staff to implement academic and social initiatives to integrate students to Loyola University. New Student Orientation serves the purpose of exposing new students to the broad educational and social opportunities available to them at Loyola University New Orleans. Krewe Leaders also play an esstential role in our Peer Involvement Advising program, serving as Peer Advisors for incoming students and connecting them with involvement opportunities on campus!

Attend this Information Session to find out more about the Krewe Leader position, hear from past Krewe Leaders, and learn about the application process. For questions, please contact Caitlin Dobson, Assistant Director of Student Involvement & Fraternity/Sorority Life, at cdobson@loyno.edu or by phone at (504) 865-3622.

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Boot Camp

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

Get in shape “boot camp” style! Experience high-intensity, full-body workouts that target the major muscle groups of the upper & lower body, specifically designed to “make it rain” sweat! From circuit-style routines that jump-start cardio fitness, to creative muscle-toning exercises using dumbbells, exercise bands, or even the participant’s body weight, each class brings its own unique challenges. No two classes are the same! Students will work the quarter to improve cardiovascular stamina, core strength, & flexibility.

How to Apply to Federal Jobs

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Jill Boatright · boatrigh@loyno.edu · 504-865-3860

Location: Learn Lab, 2nd Floor Danna Student Center

Interested in a career with the federal government? Baffled by the process for applying to these jobs? Come learn how to successfully navigate this process from an expert!

Michelle Hayes, Veterans Employment Specialist from the Department of Veterans Affairs will be on-campus sharing her knowledge and tips.

This workshop is open to students from ALL years and all majors!

This workshop will be offered at 12:30pm and again at 5pm on 3/8/16 in the Learn Lab

Writing Across the Curriculum Workshop: Chicago/Turabian Style

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

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

Location: Student Success Center, 112 Marquette

Prof. Mary Waguespack will teach students how to use Chicago/Turabian Style 

SGA Elections Information Session

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Bud Sheppard · jpsheppa@loyno.edu · 601-672-9188

Location: Miller Hall, Room 114

Interested in geting involved with your Student Government Association? Attend an SGA Elections Information Session for SGA elected positions including President, Executive Vice President, and College Senators. 

Please note that all potential candidates must attend at least one SGA Elections Information Session.The schedule for additional SGA Elections Information Session are as follows:

  • Monday, March 7th - 6:30pm in Audubon Room, Danna Student Center
  • Tuesday, March 8th - 12:30pm and 7:30pm in Miller Hall, Room 114
  • Wednesday, March 9th - 7:30pm in Monroe Library, Multimedia Room 2
  • Thursday, March 10th - 12:30pm and 6:30pm in Miller Hall, Room 114 
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For more information on elections, view the 2016 Elections Code.  If you have additional questions, contact the SGA Chief Justice, Bud Sheppard, at jpsheppa@loyno.edu.

Information Session_Finding and Applying for Federal Jobs and Internships

Time: 5 pm to 6 pm

Contact: Career Development Center · career@loyno.edu · 504.865.3860

Location: Learn Lab (2nd floor Danna Student Center)

Want to know why you should work for the Federal Government? This workshop will breakdown the myths about federal employment, explain the benefits of working for the government, and take the guess work out of finding the most desirable government positions – both internships and full-time positions – with various government agencies. This workshop will be facilitated by Michelle Hayes, PHR; Veterans Employment Specialist.  

Aqua Zumba

Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

We're bringing the party to the pool! Salsa, Merengue, Reggaeton, Soca and Cumbia all done in the water. 

Have you wanted to try a dance workout like Zumba but were shy of how you might look or think you can't dance? Maybe you just don't know where to start your fitness journey or have been out of it for a while due to health issues.

This class is for you:

You’ll be using the properties of the water to whip yourself back into shape while having the most fun. (And no need to feel funny no mirrors here and body is partially submerged)

So what are you waiting for, Pull back out that bathing suit and see you in the shallow pool!

How to Apply to Federal Jobs

Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Contact: Jill Boatright · boatrigh@loyno.edu · 504-865-3860

Location: Learn Lab, 2nd Floor Danna Student Center

Interested in a career with the federal government? Baffled by the process for applying to these jobs? Come learn how to successfully navigate this process from an expert!

Michelle Hayes, Veterans Employment Specialist from the Department of Veterans Affairs will be on-campus sharing her knowledge and tips.

This workshop is open to students from ALL years and all majors!

This workshop will be offered at 12:30pm and again at 5pm on 3/8/16 in the Learn Lab

Feminist Festival: Interfaith Prayer Vigil: Celebrating the Feminine Divine

Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Contact: Patricia Boyett · pbboyett@loyno.edu · (504) 865-3082

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

"Celebrating the Feminine Divine in Me: An Interfaith Feminist Prayer Vigil"

Location/Time: Ignatius Chapel, (6:30-7:30 PM)

Faith Leaders

  • Judaism: Dr. Naomi Yavneh, Director Honor’s Program, Loyola University New Orleans
  • Buddhism: Michaela O’Connor Bono, Resident Priest and Co-leader Mid-City Zen sangha
  • Christianity: Laura Broders, Spiritual Director, Ignatius Chapel Community; Alliciya George,
  • Communications, Junior, Loyola University; Rev. Bridget Tierney of Christ Church Cathedral
  • Islam: Munirah Alyahya, Intensive English Program and International Program, Loyola University
  • Interfaith Prayer: Dr. Al Alcazar, Director, Twomey Center, Loyola University New Orleans

Music: Amanda Seal and Claire Bigley

Twerk-N-Tone

Time: 7 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Megan Byas · mebyas@loyno.edu · 5048653622

Location: University Sports Complex/ Freret St. Parking Garage, Main Campus

4x4 Soccer Tournament

Time: 7 pm to 10 pm

Contact: Zachary Bracey

Location: The Den, University Sports Complex

For those that would prefer to play the "other football", this is always one of the most popular intramural tournaments! Games will be played in the Res Quad (rain site Sports Complex) with 2 fields running side by side. There are no goalies in this modified version of soccer, but it's not as easy as you think to score goals! Find your friends and put a team together. Go to IMLeagues.com to sign up in advance or register on-site prior to the start of games. All equipment will be provided. 

4 v 4 Soccer is a TOURNAMENT sport, so games will only last 1-2 nights depending on the number of teams that enter. Typically tournaments are double elimination.

4 vs 4 Soccer will take place in the Sports Complex, with a brief captains meeting at 7:00pm before the start of games (brackets will be set immediately following). This tournament will be self-officiated.

SGA Election Information Session

Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact: Bud Sheppard · jpsheppa@loyno.edu · 601-672-9188

Location: Miller Hall, Room 114

Interested in geting involved with your Student Government Association? Attend an SGA Elections Information Session for SGA elected positions including President, Executive Vice President, and College Senators. 

Please note that all potential candidates must attend at least one SGA Elections Information Session.The schedule for additional SGA Elections Information Session are as follows:

  • Monday, March 7th - 6:30pm in Audubon Room, Danna Student Center
  • Tuesday, March 8th - 12:30pm and 7:30pm in Miller Hall, Room 114
  • Wednesday, March 9th - 7:30pm in Monroe Library, Multimedia Room 2
  • Thursday, March 10th - 12:30pm and 6:30pm in Miller Hall, Room 114 
  •  

For more information on elections, view the 2016 Elections Code.  If you have additional questions, contact the SGA Chief Justice, Bud Sheppard, at jpsheppa@loyno.edu.

Mass

Time: 9 pm to 9:30 pm

Contact: Ken Weber · kweber@loyno.edu · 504-865-3167

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Daily Mass with a Jesuit.