Week of May 8-14, 2016

Sunday 08 May

Final Exam Period - LAW

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

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! 

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

Join the Ignatius Chapel Community for Mass in an intimate, comfortable setting.

Mass

Time: 9 pm to 10 pm

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

Location: Ignatius Chapel, 1st Floor, Bobet Hall

Join the Loyola student community for this engaging, prayerful Mass.

Monday 09 May

Final Exam Period - LAW

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

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! 

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.

Step-N-Tone

Time: 12 pm to 1 pm

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

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

Step-n-Tone is a one hour class that covers all the components of a complete workout – cardio, strength training, balance and flexibility.  And the step makes it easy for all levels to work out together from beginner to expert.  No judging here - come out for some faith, fun and fitness with friends!

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 

 

Body Pump

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

If you're looking to build strength, get lean and toned and work all major muscles groups, then BodyPUMP is right for you! 

Using light to moderate weights with lots of repetition (think 850-1100 reps a class!), BODYPUMP gives you a total body workout. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned fitness professional, BodyPUMP will challenge you, and give you the confidence and encouragement to come back for more. You should expect a highly engaged instructor, great music, and scientifically proven moves and techniques that will make you wonder where one hour went. Join the Les Mills TR1BE, and come out for BodyPUMP!

BollyX Cardio Dance Class

Time: 7 pm to 8 pm

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

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

Experience a Bollywood-inspired dance fitness program that combines that exhilarating choreography and calorie-burning workouts with upbeat music from around the world. All levels welcome.

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.

Tuesday 10 May

Final Exam Period - LAW

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

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! 

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.

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.

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. 

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!

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

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.

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

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.

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

“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.

All Strings Orchestra and String Ensembles

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

We welcome you to attend a concert with the All Strings Orchestra (ALSO), an ensemble designed for String Music Education majors to become proficient on a secondary string instrument and for music or non-music majors as well as community members that play strings instruments.

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.

Thursday 12 May

Study Day/Day Division: No Examinations May Be Given Except as per Final Exam Schedule

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

Study Day/Day Division: No Examinations May Be Given Except as per Final Exam Schedule

Last Day of Classes for Graduate and Evening Courses

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

Last Day of Classes for Graduate and Evening Courses

Final Exam Period - LAW

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

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.

Self-Care and Stress Management, Gil Lerma, MA

Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm

Contact: Asia Wong · awong@loyno.edu · 5048653595

Location: Student Finance, 112 Marquette Hall

Ever felt hangry? Too tired to focus? Learn about the behavioral and biological factors that contribute to stress, what you can do improve self-care, and form a plan to implement change.

On Campus Open House - Loyola Institute for Ministry

Time: 7 pm to 8 pm

Contact: Diane Dougherty · dmdoughe@loyno.edu · (504) 865-3727

Location: Monroe Hall, Room 251

Please join us and alert others to our On-Campus Open House.  Meet our faculty and staff, and learn about our on-campus programs, which are Ignatian, Practical, Transformative and Affordable. LIM graduate Alice Hughes, Director of the Office of Religious Education for the Archdiocese of New Orleans, will share her experience. All are welcome.

Dessert and refreshments will be served !! 

Friday 13 May

Day Division Final Examinations

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

Day Division Final Examinations

Final Exam Period - LAW

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

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.

Saturday 14 May

Day Division Final Examinations

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

Day Division Final Examinations

Final Exam Period - LAW

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

Final Exam Period - LAW

Austin Crawfish Boil 2016

Time: 1 am to 4 pm

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

Location: Shoal Creek Saloon, 909 North Lamar Blvd, Austin, Texas 78703

Cost: $35/person, $10/ Kids under 12 Get Tickets

Chapter Crawfish Boil

The Loyola University New Orleans Alumni Association invites alumni and friends of the Austin Chapter to gather for a

Austin Chapter Crawfish Boil

Saturday, May 14, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Shoal Creek Saloon
909 North Lamar Blvd
Austin, Texas 78703


Register Now!
Registration: $35/person, $10 for kids 12 & Under includes crawfish, corn, potatoes and soft drinks. Full menu options available for non-crawfish eaters & limited kids menu available at event.

 

Orlando Crawfish Boil 2016

Time: 12:30 pm to 3 pm

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

Location: Hot N Juicy Crawfish, 7572 Sand Lake Road, Orlando, FL 32819

Cost: $35/person, $10/ Kids under 12 Get Tickets

Chapter Crawfish Boil

The Loyola University New Orleans Alumni Association invites alumni and friends of the Orlando Chapter to gather for a

Orlando Chapter Crawfish Boil

Saturday, May 14, 2016
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Hot N Juicy Crawfish
7572 Sand Lake Road
Orlando, FL 32819


Register Now!
Registration: $35/person, $10 children 12 & under, includes crawfish, potatoes, corn & other food options available.

 

Miami Crawfish Boil 2016

Time: 1 pm to 4 pm

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

Location: The Home of Catherine Busot '09

Cost: $30/ person Get Tickets

Chapter Crawfish Boil

The Loyola University New Orleans Alumni Association invites alumni and friends of the Miami Chapter to gather for a

Miami Chapter Crawfish Boil

Saturday, May 14, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Home of Catherine Busot '09
1025 Sevilla Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134


Register Now!
Registration: $30/person, includes crawfish, beer, corn, potatoes and jambalaya.

 

St. Louis Crawfish Boil 2016

Time: 1 pm to 4 pm

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

Location: Riverbend Restaurant & Bar 1059 S. Big Bend Blvd St. Louis, MO 63117

Cost: $35/person, $10/ Kids under 12 Get Tickets

Chapter Crawfish Boil

The Loyola University New Orleans Alumni Association invites alumni and friends of the St. Louis Chapter to gather for a

St. Louis Chapter Crawfish Boil

Saturday, May 14, 2016
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Riverbend Restaurant & Bar
1059 S. Big Bend Blvd
St. Louis, MO 63117


Register Now!
Registration: $35/person (children 12 & under are free), includes hot boiled crawfish, potatoes, corn, jambalaya and soft drinks. Cash Bar available.

 

DLC - An event series for Gamers, Game-Makers, and Everyone In Between

Time: 1 pm to 6:30 pm

Contact: Ashley Francis · afrancis@loyno.edu · (504) 864-7979

Location: Miller Hall 114

You can expect to experience all of the things listed above and learn a lot about the booming Gaming industry, both here in Louisiana and around the globe. And you don’t have to be a gamer or game-maker to get something out of this event. The Video Game industry is a $92B market with a wide variety of job opportunities!

 

An event series for Gamers, Game-Makers, and Everyone In Between

Time: 1 pm to 3 pm

Contact: Christina Morales · mba@loyno.edu

Location: Miller 114

DLC, or Downloadable Content, is a gaming-centric event series that brings together
professionals of all kinds throughout the Video Game industry and provides them with
an opportunity to learn from their peers while engaging in some friendly (yet
competitive!) video game tournaments. 

The goal for DLC is to provide a unique atmosphere to learn from one\'s peers while
having fun and meeting new people.
 

New York Crawfish Boil 2016

Time: 2 pm to 5 pm

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

Location: Parkside Lounge, 317 East Houston Street, New York, NY 10002 (between Avenue B & C

Cost: $40/person Get Tickets

Chapter Crawfish Boil

The Loyola University New Orleans Alumni Association invites alumni and friends of the New York Chapter to gather for a

New York Chapter Crawfish Boil

Saturday, May 14, 2016
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Parkside Lounge
317 East Houston Street
New York, NY 10002 (between Avenue B & C)


Register Now!
Registration: $40/person, includes crawfish, corn, potatoes and red beans & rice. A Cash Bar will be available with $4 Abita and Hurricane Specials.