Audrey Miller (’20) Named CAS Scholar-Athlete of the Year

Adding to her list of distinguished awards, Loras College women’s cross country and track and field alumna Audrey Miller (’20) has been named the Chi Alpha Sigma Scholar Female Athlete of the Year by the national honor society for student-athletes. Miller becomes the first recipient from Loras and the second female honoree for the organization after the inception of the awards during the 2018-19 academic year.

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Duhawk Digest | Andy Auge (’78)

Loras College Professor of English Andy Auge (’78) looks back on a lifelong relationship with Loras. He reflects on his memories his father, legendary Loras professor Tom Auge, including his fathers words from a time of social unrest in the late 1960s. Auge also shares tales of his own path to a distinguished career of his own at his alma mater.

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Duhawk Digest | Financial Planning & Wealth Management

Brian Kallback (’02), assistant professor of finance, provides an overview of the financial planning & wealth management program, including a preview of how classes will look in the upcoming academic year. Jamie McDonald (’01) joins the conversation and they both discuss the state of the industry amidst the COVID-19 pandemic and the opportunities available to both Loras students and graduates.

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Miller Earns A-R-C Nomination for NCAA Woman of the Year Award

“Audrey was the most positive athlete I have ever coached,” said cross country head coach Bob Schultz. “She lived in the moment better than anyone and sincerely enjoyed her success, yet was always humble in victory. In addition to all of that, she was a tremendous role model to her teammates–loving and caring for each one like no one I have met before or since.”

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Cultural Conversations about COVID-19 | Part 2

Through our readings, discussions, and cultural conversations, the global pandemic also brought to light some cultural factors that can otherwise go unnoticed, such as the prevalence and treatment of the elderly, the distribution of population in urban and rural centers, the number of families living in inter-generational homes, the number of people living in nursing homes, beliefs in modern science, and the general health and lifestyle practices of the overall population.

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