Week of Feb 22-28, 2015

Sunday 22 February

Mass

Time: 10:30 am to 11:30 am

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Mass

Time: 9 pm to 10 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Student-oriented Roman Catholic Mass.

Monday 23 February

All Classes Resume

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

Mass

Time: 12 pm to 12:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Say It Loud: A Live Performance of Black Art

Time: 7 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact: Courtney E. Williams · cwilliam@loyno.edu · 504.865.3622

Location: Audubon Room, 2nd Floor, Danna Center

A live performance of art representing African-American culture.
 
 

Mass

Time: 9 pm to 9:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Tuesday 24 February

Vector Marketing Information Table

Time: 11 am to 2 pm

Contact: Jill Boatright · boatrigh@loyno.edu · 5048653860

Location: 1st Floor Danna Student Center

Interested in learning more about career opportunities with Vector Marketing? Please stop by their information table to learn more.

Mass

Time: 12 pm to 12:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Research Seminar on Estrogen: Impact on memory and the brain

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Dr. David White · dawhite@loyno.edu · (504) 865-2770

Location: Monroe Hall, Room 152

Research Seminar:  "Estrogen: Impact on memory and the brain." by Dr. Jill Daniel in the Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychology at Tulane University, New Orleans, LA. 

The Department of Biological Sciences hosts research seminars that bring speakers to our campus annually. These events are free and open to the public. Our seminar events are held primarily on Tuesday at 12:30 pm in Monroe Hall, Room 152.

For additional information concerning events or speakers, contact Dr. Daivd White, Department of Biological Sciences, at dawhite@loyno.edu or (504) 865-2770.

Careers in the U.S. Foreign Service

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Tamara Baker · career@loyno.edu · 504.865.3860

Location: Octavia Rooms, 2nd Floor, Danna Center

Interested in a Diplomatic Career? Come meet U.S. Foreign Service Officers Kate Skarsten & John Coronado from the U.S. Embassy in Panama! 

On Tuesday, February 24th, they will be hosting a student info session in the Octavia Room during the window from 12:30-1:30PM.

Kate and John will share their experiences of working with the U.S. Foreign and Commercial Service as well as discuss job and internship opportunities for students.

 

U.S. Department of State

Kate Skarsten is the Deputy Economic Counselor, and helps

resolve issues related to energy, trade, the environment, and

health, while also serving to promote and advocate for U.S.

companies doing business in Panama.

 

U.S. Department of Commerce

John Coronado is the Senior Commercial Officer, where his

duties focus on promoting U.S. exports to the Panamanian market

and serving as advisor to the Ambassador on trade-related issues.

Hush! Hush! Silent Killer: Domestic Violence in the Black Community

Time: 6 pm to 7:30 pm

Contact: Courtney E. Williams · cwilliam@loyno.edu · 504.865.3622

Location: Octavia Rooms, 2nd Floor, Danna Center

This interactive discussion with Dr. Rae Taylor will explore the factors which lead to domestic violence in the African-American community. 

Fraternity and Sorority Life Advisors Meeting

Time: 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

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

Location: Octavia Rooms, 2nd Floor, Danna Center

Semester meeting of all fraternity and sorority chapter advisors. 

Mass

Time: 9 pm to 9:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Wednesday 25 February

Wolf Pack Wednesday

Contact: Courtney E. Williams · cwilliam@loyno.edu · 504.865.3622

Location: Danna Student Center

Show your Wolf Pack pride by wearing maroon and gold! #backthepack
 
 

Commuter Wednesdays in the Orleans Room

Contact: Courtney E. Williams · cwilliam@loyno.edu · 504.865.3622

Location: Orleans Room, 1st Floor, Danna Center

Come out to the Orleans Room and enjoy a discounted meal for Wolf Pack Wednesday!

 

 

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Concession Department Information Table- DAY 3

Time: 11 am to 2 pm

Contact: Jill Boatright · boatrigh@loyno.edu · 5048653860

Location: 1st Floor Danna Student Center

Interested in working at Jazz Fest 2015? Stop by this information table to speak with a recruiter and to learn more!

Mass

Time: 12 pm to 12:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Tri-Beta's Annual Bio-Bash 2015

Time: 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact: Don Hauber · hauber@loyno.edu · (504) 865-2288

Location: St. Charles Room, 1st Floor, Danna Center

TRI-BETA'S ANNUAL BIO-BASH SOCIAL:

Join the Department of Biological Sciences and the Tri-Beta Organization for their annual social.  Come meet the Tri-Beta officers and members for 2014-2015 along with your Biological Sciences faculty and staff. There will be free food, music, and raffles. 

Young Alumni Pack Lecture Series - Salary and Benefit Negotiation

Time: 6:30 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Emily Stewart · estewart@loyno.edu · 504.861.5870

Location: Greenville Hall, Broadway Campus

The Loyola University New Orleans Young Alumni Pack invites you to the 2015 Young Alumni Professional Development Lecture Series. This series aims to provide young alumni with opportunities to grow in their professional development and to continue learning at Loyola.  The series will take place on February 25, March 18th and April 22nd. Loyola students are welcome to participate in the series.

Schedule: 
February 25th: Salary and Benefit Negotiations, Chip Kerth, M.B.A. '80
March 18th: Fundraising and Soliciting Sponsorships, Leigh Thorpe '03 
April 22nd: Public Speaking, Prof. Artemis Preeshl

Light hors d’oeuvres and beverages will be served. There is no charge to attend but advance registration is encouraged so that we can plan accordingly. ALL three lectures will take place in Greenville Hall, Front Parlour, 6:30pm - 7:45pm.

Register! 

Lenten Series - Saint Ignatius: The Inspiration and the Mystic

Time: 7 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Emily Stewart · estewart@loyno.edu · 504.861.5870

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Each year for the season of Lent, alumni are invited back to campus to share together in the spirit of the season. The theme for the 2015 Lenten Series is Side by Side: Jesuit Saints as Lenten Companions. 

Fr. Ted Dziak, S.J. will present on Saint Ignatius: The Inspiration and the Mystic on Wednesday, February 25th. 

Saint Ignatius: The Inspiration and the Mystic 
February 25, 7 P.M., IGNATIUS CHAPEL; Bobet Hall 
Father Ted Dziak, S.J., Vice President for Mission & Ministry and Director of the Jesuit Center 

The Lenten Series is co-sponsored by the Loyola University New Orleans Jesuit Center and The Alumni Association

Faculty Recital - Joshua Paulus

Time: 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact: Joshua Paulus · paulus.joshua@gmail.com

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall

Loyola University College of Music Instructor of Horn Joshua Paulus will present a free recital at 7:30 pm in Nunemaker Hall on Wednesday, Feb. 25. The recital will feature music inspired by the beauty and majesty of nature and will include works by composers Kerry Turner, Katherine Hoover, Benjamin Britten, Peter Maxwell Davies, and Andrea Clearfield. The program will feature several guest artists from the Loyola University and Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra communities: Yui Asano (piano), Mollie Pate (horn), Heather Zinninger Yarmel (flute), and Tyler Smith (voice).

Mass

Time: 9 pm to 9:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Thursday 26 February

Men's Basketball vs. Bethel

Time: 12 am to 12 am

Contact: Madison Warfel · mwarfel@loyno.edu · 302-448-1484

Location: The Den, University Sports Complex

Wolf Pack men's basketball hosts conference opponent Bethel University. 

Mass

Time: 12 pm to 12:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Women's Basketball vs. Bethel University

Time: 5:30 pm to 7 pm

Contact: Casey Brennan · cebrenna@loyno.edu

Location: The Den, University Sports Complex

Women's Basketball vs. conference rival No. 9 Bethel University

Friday 27 February

Deadline for Adjutor Hominum Nominations

Contact: Laurie Leiva · leleiva@loyno.edu · 504-861-5419

Location: Alumni Relations, 3rd Floor, 311 Greenville Hall

Centennial

The Loyola University New Orleans Alumni Association is seeking nominations for the 2015 Adjutor Hominum Award.Nominations are due by Friday, February 27 2015.

The Adjutor Hominum Award is the highest award bestowed by the Alumni Association that honors an outstanding graduate of Loyola whose life exemplifies the values and philosophy of Jesuit education—namely moral character, service to humanity, and unquestionable integrity.

The Young Alumnus/a of the Year Award honors one young alumnus or alumna from the university. This individual must have graduated from Loyola within the last 10 years. The young alumnus or alumna must exemplify the same criteria mentioned above.

View past Adjutor Hominum Award recipients.

• DEADLINE: February 27, 2015

• ELIGIBILITY: The recipients must hold an earned doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s, or associate’s degree, or a two-year certificate or diploma from Loyola University New Orleans.

• SUBMIT A NOMINATION: Please submit a letter that specifies the award that you are nominating the individual for, outlines the individual’s accomplishments, professional affiliation, reasons for nomination, as well as other supporting materials.

• SEND TO: Adjutor Hominum Selection Committee, c/o Claire Simno, Ph.D., 7214 St. Charles Ave., Campus Box 909, New Orleans, LA 70118; e-mail cdsimno@loyno.edu or call (504) 861-5582; OR Selection Committee, c/o Laurie Leiva, 7214 St. Charles Ave., Campus Box 909, New Orleans, LA 70118; e-mail leleiva@loyno.edu or call (504) 861-5419.

• PRESENTATION: The Adjutor Hominum award shall be given at the Alumni Association Jazz Brunch on Sunday, June 26,2015 at the Audubon Tea Room.
 

 

Southern Chapter of Americal Musicological Society Meeting

Time: 8 am to 6 pm

Contact: Valerie Goertzen · goertzen@loyno.edu · (504) 865-2207

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall

Annual meeting of the American Musicological Society-Southern Chapter.

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Concession Department Information Table- DAY 4

Time: 11 am to 2 pm

Contact: Jill Boatright · boatrigh@loyno.edu · 5048653860

Location: 1st Floor Danna Student Cener

Interested in working at Jazz Fest 2015? Stop by this information table to speak with a recruiter and to learn more!

Mass

Time: 12 pm to 12:30 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

4th Annual Alumni Starlight Racing at the Fair Grounds

Time: 5 pm to 9:30 pm

Contact: Office of Alumni Relations · alumni@loyno.edu · 504-861-5454

Location: The Pan Zareta Room at the Fair Grounds Race Course; 1751 Gentilly Blvd., New Orleans, LA

Cost: $35.00 per individual Get Tickets

Starlight Racing at the Fair Grounds 
 
Join the College of Business Alumni Association Board of Loyola University New Orleans  for the fourth annual Starlight Racing Party at the Fair Grounds on Friday, February 27th.
 
Dress to impress and join us at the track for an exciting evening of racing and fun! The first race is at 5:00 p.m. With live music from The Topcats from 7:00-11:00 p.m. in the Clubhouse.
Saturday 28 February

Men's Basketball vs. Belhaven

Time: 12 am to 12 am

Contact: Madison Warfel · mwarfel@loyno.edu · 302-448-1484

Location: The Den, University Sports Complex

Wolf Pack men's basketball hosts conference opponent Belhaven in the team's final regular season game of the season. 

Southern Chapter of Americal Musicological Society Meeting

Time: 8:30 am to 1 pm

Contact: Valerie Goertzen · goertzen@loyno.edu · (504) 865-2207

Location: Nunemaker Auditorium, 3rd Floor, Monroe Hall

Annual meeting of the American Musicological Society - Southern Chapter.

Fraternity and Sorority Life New Member Symposium

Time: 12 pm to 2:30 pm

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

Location: Miller Hall 112

New Member Symposium is designed for all new members of the Fraternity and Sorority community. At this workshop, new members will complete the Step UP! advocacy training that deals with bystander intervention strategies. 

Women's Basketball vs. Belhaven University

Time: 2 pm to 4 pm

Contact: Casey Brennan · cebrenna@loyno.edu

Location: The Den, University Sports Complex

The Pack's final home match of the season vs. conference opponent Belhaven University