Awards & Accolades
Media Studies Professor & Alum Receive Highest Achievement for Short Film Editing at the Iowa Motion Picture Awards
Associate Professor of Media Studies Seth D. Myers and Loras Alum John Spencer (Woerdehoff) ’18 took home the Award of Excellence for Editing-Short Form for their work on the film Bella at the Iowa Motion Picture Awards Virtual Event. The Iowa Motion Picture Awards yearly recognizes outstanding creative and technical achievement in Iowa’s moving image production industry, in all its forms — in twenty-two Program Categories and twenty-five Craft Categories.
Loras College has named Sarah (Douglas) Squires (’89) as the newest member of its Board of Regents.
Campus & Community
On Halloween, the Loras Players will release their rendition of H.G. Wells’ classic tale, “The War of the Worlds,” as an episode of the College’s weekly podcast, Duhawk Digest. For director Ryan Decker, performing the story in a podcast format provided an opportunity to contemporize the famous Orson Welles radio performance from 1939.