Week of Oct 4-10, 2015

Sunday 04 October

An Afternoon of Chamber Music featuring Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg & Friends

Time: 3 pm to 5 pm

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

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall

Cost: $40 general admission, $10 Students Get Tickets

“One of the few classical artists who must be experienced in person” - The Washington Post

Join us in welcoming Internationally acclaimed soloist and chamber musician Nadja Salerno-Sonnenberg as she makes her debut performance as Resident Artist in the Loyola School of Music. Praised for her compelling performances, daring interpretations and dedication to her craft, she is one of today’s leading violinists and we are thrilled to invite you to see Nadja perform side-by-side with our students in the Loyola Chamber Orchestra.


Tuesday 06 October

Design Lecture Series: National Design Speaker Louise Sandhaus

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

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

Location: Monroe Hall, Room 610

Louise Sandhaus is a graphic designer and educator. She is currently on faculty in the Graphic Design Program at California Institute of the Arts (CalArts). Her book, Earthquakes, Mudslides, Fires & Riots: California and Graphic Design 1936–1986, was published last year by Metropolis Books.

Free and Open to the Public

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Wednesday 07 October

Monroe Hall Rededication Open House

Time: 6 pm to 7 pm

Contact: Angela Turnbull · amvachet@loyno.edu · 504-861-5848

Location: Monroe Hall

In celebration of the rededication of the renovated Monroe Hall, Loyola's largest and most diverse academic facility, an Open House will take place throughout the building.

Student volunteers will showcase building renovations, spotlighting fantastic new art studios and theatre facilities, as well as state-of-the-art Chemistry, Physics and Biology labs designed to encourage careers and interests in science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM). Take a tour of our new rooftop green house, enjoy a liquid nitrogen ice cream making demonstration (complete with samples), find out why Physics is fun, learn about printmaking, see costumes crafted for Loyola theatre productions, and learn about scientific research conducted by Loyola students.

Immediately following the Open House, Vatican astronomer Brother Guy Consolmagno, S.J. will present a program talk entitled “Jesuits and Science.” A dessert reception will follow. Brother Consolmagno's lecture will be livestreamed on the university website: http://president.loyno.edu/guestseries

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