Duhawk Digest | Internship Ingenuity During COVID-19

How are students and businesses navigating internships? Listen in as Jennifer Weber, academic internship coordinator, and Jim Padilla, dean of the Francis J. Noonan School of Business, discuss the availability of internships during the pandemic, how employers are providing unique opportunities and the need for students to adapt to the changing professional landscape.

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Loras College Accounting Graduates Test in Top 15% in Nation

“I have always felt Loras does a great job setting their students up for success when taking the CPA exams. All of the accounting staff are well-versed in what topics to expect on the exam and curate their classes towards them. We are very fortunate to have such knowledgeable professors, some of whom have even written exam questions in the past. Not only do they have an in-depth understanding of accounting topics, but they are also deliberate in how they teach them.”

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Music Program Making Noteworthy Adjustments

“It has been great to rehearse in small groups and sectionals in choir,” he said. “It has allowed for students to step up as leaders and share their personal strengths and talents with the group. Even though we are not getting to make music together in a single space, it has been fruitful for groups to get to work in smaller sections allowing for personal connections to be made between the ensemble’s members.”

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