Featured Events

Friday 29 April

Loyola Theatre: Senior One-Acts Festival

Time: 7 pm to 9 pm

Contact: CMFA box Office · tickets@loyno.edu · (504)865-2074

Location: Lower Depths Theater, 1st Floor, Comm./Music Complex

The Senior One-Acts Festival, sponsored by the Loyola Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, occurs at the end of each semester and is presented by the graduating seniors as their final thesis. Free admission.

The Senior One-Acts Festival, sponsored by the Loyola Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, occurs at the end of each semester and is presented by the graduating seniors as their final thesis.

​Free admission

Free parking is available in the West Road garage located on West Road and accessible from St. Charles Avenue.

Saturday 30 April

Loyola Symphony Orchestra

Time: 7:30 pm to 9 pm

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

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

Loyola Symphony Orchestra featuring the 2015-16 concerto/aria competition winner. $10 suggested donation, students free with I.D.

Loyola Symphony Orchestra featuring the 2015-16 concerto/aria competition winner.

$10 suggested donation, students free with I.D.


Free parking is available in the West Road garage located on West Road and accessible from St. Charles Avenue.

Monday 02 May

Bachelor of Fine Arts Senior Show Opening Reception

Time: 5 pm to 7 pm

Contact: Diboll Gallery · gallery@loyno.edu · (504) 861-5456

Location: Collins C. Diboll Gallery, 4th Floor, Monroe Library

Opening Reception: May 2, 2016, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Collins C. Diboll Gallery (located on the 4th floor of Monroe Library) Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Opening Reception: May 2, 2016, 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Collins C. Diboll Gallery (located on the 4th floor of Monroe Library)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Wednesday 04 May

Classical Guitar Night

Time: 7:30 pm to 9 pm

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

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall

May 4, 2016 | Classical Guitar Night 7:30 p.m. Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall) Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

May 4, 2016 | Classical Guitar Night
7:30 p.m.
Nunemaker Auditorium (3rd floor of Monroe Hall)
Free and Open to the public, no ticket required

Friday 06 May

Loyola Ballet Spring Concert

Time: 8 pm to 10 pm

Contact: CMFA box Office · tickets@loyno.edu · (504) 865-2074

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

Cost: $12 general;$8 students, seniors, Loyola Fac/Staff Get Tickets

The Loyola Ballet, directed by Laura Zambrano, will present a full-length evening of dance of classical, character, and contemporary works. The program will open with a ballet from the repertoire of the 19th century followed by character dances and original works by local choreographers.

The Loyola Ballet, directed by Laura Zambrano, will present a full-length evening of dance of classical, character, and contemporary works. The program will open with a ballet from the repertoire of the 19th century followed by character dances and original works by local choreographers.


Parking is free and available in the West Road Garage, located on West Road and accessible via St. Charles Avenue

 
Saturday 07 May

Loyola Ballet Spring Concert

Time: 8 pm to 10 pm

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

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

Cost: $12 general;$8 students, seniors, Loyola Fac/Staff Get Tickets

The Loyola Ballet, directed by Laura Zambrano, will present a full-length evening of dance of classical, character, and contemporary works. The program will open with a ballet from the repertoire of the 19th century followed by character dances and original works by local choreographers.

The Loyola Ballet, directed by Laura Zambrano, will present a full-length evening of dance of classical, character, and contemporary works. The program will open with a ballet from the repertoire of the 19th century followed by character dances and original works by local choreographers.


Parking is free and available in the West Road Garage, located on West Road and accessible via St. Charles Avenue.

Monday 09 May

Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry Senior Capstone Presentations

Time: 3:30 pm to 4:20 pm

Contact: Dr. Joelle Underwood

Location: Monroe Hall, Room 152

Blake Charney - Chemical Tests for Gunshot Residue Jio Nunez - Alzheimer’s Pathology Sanuja Mohanaraj - Interactions of Xanthene Dyes

Blake Charney - Chemical Tests for Gunshot Residue

Jio Nunez - Alzheimer’s Pathology

Sanuja Mohanaraj - Interactions of Xanthene Dyes 

 

Tuesday 10 May

Biology Research Seminar: Regulation of Nitrogen Metabolism in Vectors of Viruses

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Mona Wolfe · rkwolfe@loyno.edu · 504-865-2288

Location: Monroe Hall, Room 152

Dr. Patricia Scaraffia of the Department of Tropical Medicine at Tulane University will present a research seminar entitled "Regulation of Nitrogen Metabolism in Vectors of Dengue and Yellow Fever Viruses" at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, May 10 in Monroe Hall 152.

Dr. Patricia Scaraffia of the Department of Tropical Medicine at Tulane University will present a research seminar entitled "Regulation of Nitrogen Metabolism in Vectors of Dengue and Yellow Fever Viruses" at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, May 10 in Monroe Hall 152. 

Wednesday 11 May

Last Day of Classes for Undergraduate Day Courses

Contact: Student Records · sturec@loyno.edu · 504-865-3237

Last Day of Classes for Undergraduate Day Courses

Last Day of Classes for Undergraduate Day Courses

22nd Loyola Student Film Festival

Time: 1 pm to 4 pm

Contact: Jim Gabour · jgabour@loyno.edu · (504)865-2720

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall

Students in Loyola’s newly launched digital filmmaking program will air 25 films they have created.

“These kids are not only using the higher-definition cameras, they are using complex cameras, dollies and steadicams,” said Gabour, Grammy-nominated director Jim Gabour, who directs the newly launched digital filmmaking program at Loyola, citing Loyola’s top-flight professional studios and equipment available for student use. “I’m expecting to see some really outrageous stuff coming from them.”

Students in Loyola’s newly launched digital filmmaking program will air 25 films they have created. The only degree of its kind in the region, the new digital filmmaking major at Loyola targets students who wish to learn all aspects of the film business. Six years in the making, the Bachelor of Fine Arts in digital filmmaking at Loyola, one of the year’s most popular majors among incoming students, and launched this semester with official accreditation and nearly double the expected enrollment.

According to Gabour, Loyola’s film program is designed to ensure long-term success by familiarizing students with all aspects of the film business, from digital filmmaking and screenwriting to acting and directing. In collaboration with local craft unions, Loyola is developing courses that cover all of the positions needed on a professional crew, including gaffer, grip, camera, lighting and art production. Students work on cutting-edge equipment, including 10 brand new, state-of-the-art digital filmmaking cameras from Canon. The film program is one of a handful in the country that includes more than minimal business coursework and promises hands-on experience on current film projects.

The event runs from 1 to 4 p.m. in the state-of-the-art Nunemaker Auditorium, located in Loyola’s newly renovated Monroe Hall on Loyola’s main campus, 6363 St. Charles Ave. The event is free and open to the public.