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October 16, 2009 Issue

Ecological scholars address global warming in upcoming lectures

Is global warming real? What are the future ecological implications for global warming and what can we do to help? Scientists and internationally recognized ecologists from Stanford University will answer these questions and more in a series of lectures held at Loyola University New Orleans.

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Essence of New Orleans to be the focus of special event

‘What is New Orleans?’ This will be the focus of the Center for the Study of New Orleans’ second event. The discussion takes place at Loyola University New Orleans Wednesday, Oct. 21, at 7 p.m., in Monroe Hall’s Nunemaker Auditorium.

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Take Back the Night march to raise awareness of sexual violence

Loyola University New Orleans joins its neighbor Tulane University to call for an end to sexual violence in the 18th annual Take Back the Night, on Tuesday, Oct. 27.

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Loyola University named to The Princeton Review's 'Best 301 Business Schools'

The Loyola University New Orleans College of Business is an outstanding business school, according to The Princeton Review.

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Bolivian scholar speaks at Loyola about marginalized peoples

Acclaimed and controversial Bolivian scholar and Latin American historian Waskar Ari Chachaki will speak at Loyola University New Orleans on Monday, Oct. 26, at 7:30 p.m., in Mercy Hall Room 313.

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Retirement fund information session on campus next Friday

Loyola University New Orleans faculty and staff are invited to attend an information session by Brett Hammond, chief investment strategist with the university’s retirement planner, TIAA-CREF. The session takes place on Friday, Oct. 23, 11 a.m. - noon, in Nunemaker Auditorium, located in Monroe Hall.

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Loyola and Southern Rep showcase Beethoven's OPUS 131

The Southern Reparatory Theater and Loyola University New Orleans will team up next week to present Beethoven’s opus 131 in a benefit performance featuring Loyola’s Faculty Chamber Ensemble.

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Law professor launches ethics resource Web site

Loyola University New Orleans College of Law professor Dane S. Ciolino has launched a new Web site, Louisiana Legal Ethics, designed to be a convenient ethics resource for Louisiana judges, lawyers and law students.

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Business professors meet with Italian academics about executive mentoring and Katrina

Loyola University New Orleans College of Business professors Michelle Johnston and Kate Lawrence and Dean Bill Locander met earlier this month with representatives from the University of L’Aquila, to talk about rebuilding after a disaster and partnering with local enterprises.

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Loyola's Brock named Sporting News pre-season all-American honorable mention, 'Pack team to watch

The Sporting News named Loyola University New Orleans’ Ryan Brock NAIA Pre-Season All-American Honorable Mention and tapped the Wolfpack as a “possible breakthrough” team for 2009-10.

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Acclaimed piano and cello virtuosos perform original works at Loyola

New Orleans Friends of Music teams up with Loyola University New Orleans to present exciting masterclasses and a concert by internationally acclaimed virtuosos Lera Auerbach, piano, and Ani Aznavoorian, cello.

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Loyola's Dougherty paces 'Pack at Watson Ford Invitational

Loyola’s Hannah Dougherty ran the second fastest 6K time in Wolfpack history as the freshman from Seattle, Wash., completed the course in a time of 25:39.05 to finish 8th in the Watson Ford Invitational at the Choctaw Trails in Clinton, Miss. on Oct. 10.

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Loyola volleyball goes 2-0 to finish Hampton Inn Wolfpack Classic

The Loyola University New Orleans volleyball team won both matches on Oct. 10, wrapping up the Hampton Inn Wolfpack Classic with a 3-1 record.

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