Featured Events

Saturday 06 December

Visual Presentations about the Islenos community of St. Bernard, LA

Time: 2 pm to 3:30 pm

Contact: Eileen J. Doll · edoll@loyno.edu · 865-3845

Location: Multimedia Room 2, Monroe Library

University Honors students spent the fall semester working with and learning about the Islenos of St. Bernard Parish. They will present narrated visuals of their discoveries of this culturally-rich Louisiana community at this free, public event.

Students from the University Honors Program First-Year Seminar class of Dr. Eileen J. Doll will present their Service Learning Projects, narrated visuals:

1. Building techniques and natural environment: Maggie Bowen and Mairéad Cahill
2. Language, writing, and oral tradition: Marisa Clogher, Anna Dobrowolski and Paulina Picciano
3. Music and dance: Caleb Beck, Vince Bello and Brighid Kelley
4. Religious practices and dress: W. Jennings Riley and Angel Scalisi
5. Food: Emma Mazzuca and Victoria Nachman
 
Sponsored by:
Loyola University First-Year Experience
University Honors Program
Office of Community Engaged Learning, Teaching and Scholarship
The College of Humanities and Natural Sciences
Sociedad Española of New Orleans
 
Free & Open to the public
Reception following
Sunday 07 December

Christmas at Loyola

Time: 3 pm to 5 pm

Contact: James Shields · tickets@loyno.edu · (504) 861-5888

Location: Holy Name of Jesus Church

The university will ring in the holiday season with its annual Christmas at Loyola concert, a holiday tradition for more than 22 years.

Free and open to the public, the Christmas musical showcase featuring the Loyola Chamber Orchestra, Loyola Chorale and Chamber Singers, and the Loyola Brass Ensemble also includes a Christmas carol audience sing-along.