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Letter to the Editor: All students need a window, including the music students


September 24, 2013

Dearest Editor, It has come to my attention that there has been a recent surge of interest in "the window" and the specific happenings in that little hour-and-a-half chunk of time allegedly free to all students. I would like to e...

Student leaders teach online Google programs


September 19, 2013

Google's Community Leaders Program select Loyola students to teach locals about useful online resources. The students involved in the program would teach small business owners and entrepreneurs online tools that would help his o...

Brief: Scholarship seeks student candidates

The Maroon

September 13, 2013

The Fratermeh Moazami Endowed Scholarship is a scholarship available to two undergraduate students in Middle East Peace Studies program. To apply, you must be a sophomore, junior, or senior registered with a major or minor in...

Students present research


April 18, 2013

Tom Sevick, environmental biology senior, never thought his research would lead him to surprising results regarding the aquatic life of two of Louisiana's largest disasters. On Friday, April 5, Sevick and 12 others presented their resear...

College of Humanities and Natural Sciences develops new mathematics major


December 6, 2012

A new mathematics major will be available for Loyola students beginning in fall 2013. Maria Calzada, interim dean of the College of Humanities and Natural Sciences, said that the new liberal arts mathematics major will give Lo...

University retention rates lower in the past years

DWAYNE FONTENETTE Contributing Writer

May 3, 2012

The four-year graduation rate of first-time, full-time students at Loyola declined to 57 percent from 2005 to 2008, according to the most recent data from the National Center for Education Statistics. Loyola had a 9 percent decli...

University plans to implement honor code


April 26, 2012

The Associate Deans Council, with the support of the provost and deans, has been working on a proposal for the establishment of an academic honor code and an Academic Integrity Council. Currently, Loyola does not have an acad...

Staff development proposal under way

By KAMARIA MONMOUTH Contributing Writer

February 9, 2012

A staff development proposal between Administrative Senate and Human Resources is under way to extend basic computer and career-based skills to employees. The proposal will be discussed in further detail on Feb. 14 and will ...

Online program receives top national ranking

HANNAH IANNAZZO Assistant News Editor

February 2, 2012

The U.S. News and World Report Education ranked the best online graduate programs in the country, and they named Loyola's School of Nursing online program one of the top in the nation. The online program was ranked number on...

Mass Comm professor accepts Dux Academicus

Mass Comm  professor  accepts Dux Academicus


February 2, 2012

University approves mass communication curriculum

By HANNAH IANNAZZO Assistant News Editor

December 7, 2011

The revised School of Mass Communication curriculum was approved, making the school a candidate to receive accreditation. The Standing Council for Academic Planning approved the curriculum at their Nov. 22 meeting. This brin...

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