Duhawk Digest | Nancy Fett (’90) Reflects on May Term

Loras College’s May Term – a one-time instance of Loras’ single-course immersive experience occurring after the end of the academic year – has come to a close. In this episode, we talk with Associate Professor of Social Work Nancy Fett (’90) about what the experience has been like for both faculty and students before it changes back to January Term next year.

About Loras College
Founded in 1839, Loras College leverages its historic roots as Iowa’s first college, the second oldest Catholic college west of the Mississippi River and one of the nation’s 10 diocesan colleges to deliver challenging, life-changing experiences as part of its residential, Catholic setting. In 2020, Loras was ranked the 16th Best Regional College in the Midwest by U.S. News & World Report and one of America’s Top 200 Most Loved Colleges/Universities by Forbes Magazine for the fourth consecutive year. Loras students ranked No. 2 in the world as part of the global Peeptrade Investment Challenge while a second group ranked No. 4. For the 12th consecutive year, Loras Media Studies student-led television station (LCTV) was named the TV Station of the Year by the Iowa College Media Association (ICMA).