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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Associate Professor Seth D. Myers’ film Bella wins Grand Prize at New Jersey International Festival in New Jersey

“This is a huge win for our small crew, including Loras alumnus John Spencer (Woerdehoff) (’18) who served as co-editor and director of photography. With so many great filmmakers and films in our category, we are humbled that the festival recognized our unconventional work that integrates cinema with dance. This win is also very special to me personally since my extended family all reside in the New Jersey area,” Myers said when asked about winning.

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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.

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Loras College ranked 16th Best Regional College: Midwest by U.S. News and World Report

Loras College has been named the 16th Best Regional College in the Midwest – a 12-state region – according to the 2021 U.S. News Best Colleges rankings released Monday. Loras also ranked tenth in Best Value and was one of three schools in Iowa to make the Best Undergraduate Engineering Program list.

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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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