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Tetlow invites Jesuit uncle to preach at missioning Mass

Tetlow invites Jesuit uncle to preach at missioning Mass

India Yarborough

November 13, 2018

Jesuits tend to begin every major event with a Mass, according to the Rev. Joseph Tetlow, and this week’s inauguration festivities are no exception.“When did Jesuits start this? I don't know,” Tetlow said, “but I do know that we've begun school years by celebrating the Eucharist...

Tania Tetlow will be inaugurated as Loyola’s first lay president

Tania Tetlow will be inaugurated as Loyola’s first lay president

Rose Wagner

November 12, 2018

After months of planning, delegates from 11 Jesuit colleges and universities, alumni, faculty, Mayor Latoya Cantrell, Tulane president Michael Fitts and the Archbishop of New Orleans will gather on Nov. 16 at Holy Name of Jesus Church to inaugurate Tania Tetlow as Loyola University New Orleans' first no...

UPB honors the President with ‘Tetlow Fest’

UPB honors the President with ‘Tetlow Fest’

Emma Ruby

November 11, 2018

Maroon, gold and Tetlow all over is the idea for the impending celebration that has been organized in honor of President Tania Tetlow’s impending inauguration. The festival, organized by the University Programming Board, has been dubbed “Tetlow Fest,” and will spread across the Peace Quad and...

New urban and electronic music degree to drop in fall of 2019

New urban and electronic music degree to drop in fall of 2019

Shelbi Copain

November 10, 2018

The College of Music and Fine Arts is launching a new undergraduate degree program in the fall of 2019. The urban and electronic music production program is the first of its kind in the country, encouraging students to develop skills in production and performance while mastering the technology of re...

Loyola community gathers for Tree of Life Vigil

Loyola community gathers for Tree of Life Vigil

Christian Willbern

November 8, 2018

  Although Shabbat in the Jewish community is a time for love and community, Margaux Schexnider, political science sophomore, found herself isolated and filled with terror on Oct. 27. "I felt like I couldn't breathe. I was just told that eleven of my people were murdered," Schexnider sai...

Vice president for finance and administration resigns

Vice president for finance and administration resigns

Emma Ruby

November 7, 2018

Leon Mathes, vice president for finance and administration, has announced his resignation from the university which will go into effect Nov. 30, according to a Nov. 7 email from Tania Tetlow, university president, to faculty and staff. Mathes received a bachelor’s degree in Computer Information...

Intruder stopped by officers for lurking back onto campus

Intruder stopped by officers for lurking back onto campus

Tyler Wann

November 6, 2018

Last week, Loyola student’s Tuesday afternoon was interrupted when police were called to the Music and Communications building to remove a man who had repeatedly banned from stepping foot on campus. According to university police, the man, who they identified as Robert Neville, has been banned from b...

Loyola announces 2019 May term classes

Loyola announces 2019 May term classes

Cody Downey

November 6, 2018

Crash courses in topics ranging from the Quran to making beer are available once the ink on final exams dry come May.The May term was implemented last year, and it allows students to gain course credit for work done in two weeks during the month of may. This year's term offers a total of 17 undergrad...

Women in Louisiana politics share their stories

Women in Louisiana politics share their stories

Anum Siddiqui

November 5, 2018

Just a few weeks away from midterm elections, women came together to talk openly about life as a woman in politics on Oct. 25, for an event hosted by the Women's Resource Center titled "Women Rising in the Political Arena."Loyola welcomed U.S. congressional candidate Tammy Savoie, councilwomen Cyndi Ngu...

The Maroon wins top prize in the country

The Maroon wins top prize in the country

Andres Fuentes

November 3, 2018

An already crammed trophy case received another addition as The Maroon brought home the College Media Association's No. 1 Best College Media Outlet of the Year award on Oct. 27. The Pinnacle award was based off of excellence in delivering information through multiple channels, including the printed...

Former Loyola president and professor named in clergy sex abuse list

Former Loyola president and professor named in clergy sex abuse list

Rose Wagner

November 2, 2018

Two priests who previously worked for Loyola were among the 57 clergy members who the Archdiocese of New Orleans identified as being taken out of ministry due to accusations of sexual abuse of minors. The list was released Nov. 2, and included six people identified as Jesuits. Among the Loyola-related...

Archdiocese of New Orleans releases clergy report regarding sex abuse

Archdiocese of New Orleans releases clergy report regarding sex abuse

Andres Fuentes

November 2, 2018

On Nov. 2 2018, Archbishop Gregory Aymond released a pastoral letter regarding clergy sex abuse within the Archdiocese of New Orleans. Along with the letter, Aymond released a list of "the names of Archdiocesan clergy (priests and deacons) who have been removed from ministry for an allegation of sex...

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