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Prayers Offered for Jesuit Father Raul Navarro, S.J. who died suddenly.

Loyola Press Release - 06/24/2015

Prayers from the Loyola community are offered to the the Jesuits for the loss of Father Raul Navarro, S.J. , a Jesuit priest who once worked at Loyola University New Orleans in the Office of Finance and Administration.

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Loyola Community Heads to Spain on Ignatian Pilgrimage

Loyola Press Release - 06/12/2015

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A group of 25 Loyola Community members head to Spain this weekend to participate in a twelve-day Ignatian pilgrimage led by Fathers Dziak and Gerlich. The group follows the footsteps of Ignatius, from his birthplace in his Loyola castle to the cave an Manresa.

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LUCAP Co-Founder honored with Adjutor Hominum Award, top Alumni award

Loyola Press Release - 06/05/2015

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Mary Baudouin (Class of 1978) was named as the winner of Loyola's top alumni award, Ajutor Hominum award. It is given to an alumnus who best exemplifies the values and philiosophy of Jesuit education - moral character, service and integrity.

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Archbishop Oscar Romeo Beatified by Pope Francis on May 23

Loyola Press Release - 06/04/2015

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Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador, a champion of the poor, was beatified on May 23 2015 as large crowds of people gathered in San Salvador. The Archbishop was killed by an assassin's bullet while at mass on March 24, 1980.

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Faculty-Staff Return from Immersion Trip to Belize

Loyola Press Release - 06/02/2015

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Ten Loyola faculty and staff just returned from spending eight days in Belize, Central America, visiting the works and ministries of Loyola, LIM, and the Jesuits of Belize. They were also involved in a service project, painting a rural primary school in a remote Mayan village.

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Heartland Delta VII Conference

Loyola Press Release - 05/26/2015

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On Thursday, May 28, Loyola University New Orleans and 10 other Jesuit colleges and universities held the seventh triennial Heartland-Delta VII conference.

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Jamaica Iggy Vols Head to Jamaica for Ten Days!

Loyola Press Release - 05/10/2015

On Monday morning, May 11, 14 Iggy Vols and staff head to Kingston Jamaica to begin their ten-day immersion trip. We send our blessings with them!

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Ignatian Awards Awarded at Baccalaureate Mass on Friday

Loyola Press Release - 05/09/2015

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At the Baccalaureate Mass on May 8, 2015, the Ignatian Award, highest award was presented to two for graduating undergraduate seniors: Pedro Benitez and Annie McClure, and to one graduate student, Warren Hebert. The day before one Law graduate, Collin Melacon, was also honored.

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Ignacio Volunteers End The Successful Year with a BBQ

Loyola Press Release - 05/02/2015

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Loyola faculty, staff & students celebrate end of the 2015 year with the annual BBQ for current, future and past Ignacio Volunteer Program volunteers at the Fly.

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Pope Francis offers prayers for victims of massive Nepal earthquake

Loyola Press Release - 04/26/2015

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Pope Francis is praying for the victims of a massive earthquake in Nepal, which measured a 7.9 on the Richter Scale and wreaked havoc on the densely populated area, where officials fear the death toll could surpass 1,000.

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