Campus sprang to life last Sunday as first-year students moved into the residence halls and took part in a welcome mass. They also took part in scavenger hunts, laser tag and Campus Fest as they got to know each other and their new home.Read more
“I was wondering over the summer how I would answer this simple question: ‘what’s home to you?’ For me, it’s all about the people that are willing to be beside you, rain or shine. The lyrics were inspired by family and friends, which is what makes Loras feel like home for so many of us,.Read more
Erin VanLaningham, Ph.D., associate professor of English and director of the Honors Program, hosted the virtual gathering to celebrate each graduate’s achievements.Read more
For their final exam, the Loras College Jazz Ensemble crafted a virtual performance of a classic rock staple.
“Just hearing her story and how she persevered was enough to get me out of that rut. I felt her story should be shared.”
Under the direction of Dr. Jeremiah Cawley, director of choral and vocal activities, Loras students lend their voices to this prayerful piece featuring poignant text for recent events.
“We all experienced loss of some kind when the semester ended abruptly and being able to express that same general idea through the specific lens of these student-athletes and these programs that weekend resonated with us.” – Ben Friedman (’20)Read more
Undaunted by social distancing and online learning this past semester, the Loras College Jazzz Band collaborated online to produce theRead more
As the academic year came to a close last week, the members of the National Alumni Board shared their messages of congratulations and support in a heartfelt video to the Class of 2020 as they transitioned from Loras students to the newest College alumni.
The Loras College Choir combined for a virtual performance of Henry Purcell’s “Hear My Prayer, O Lord.” Under the direction of Dr. Jeremiah Cawley, director of choral and vocal activities, each singer recorded their own audio and video. Morgan Minear (’21) compiled the pieces and crafted the final version.