Duhawk Digest | Homecoming 2021 Preview

In the latest episode of the Duhawk Digest, Brie Burnett (’15), director of alumni relations, and Rachel Moser (’17), assistant director of alumni relations, join the podcast to talk about Homecoming 2021. After gathering remotely during virtual year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the two Loras alumni offer a sneak peak of what is in store for Duhawks as they return to campus to celebrate and reminisce.

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Duhawk Digest | New Graduate and Continuing Education Programs

Later this summer, Loras is debuting three new programs that provide continuing education opportunities, from certification education options to Master’s Degree-level learning. Heidi Nelson, director of graduate and continuing education programs, shared the details on all the new offerings when she visited the Duhawk Digest over the past few months.

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Duhawk Digest | Sarah Squiers (’89)

Loras College Regent Sarah Squiers (’89) sits in as a guest on the podcast to talk about her time as a Loras student, her successful career at Univision and how her time at Loras has helped shape her life to date. She also reflects on her new role as Regent and how she continues to stay involved with her alma mater.

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Duhawk Digest | Talking with National Champions

After claiming their second consecutive NCAA Division III Women’s Track & Field championship, Terriannna Black (’20), Head Coach Matt Jones (’05), and assistant coaches Bob Schultz (MA ’94), Ethan Adlfinger and Mason Tangen gathered in the studio to talk about the experience.

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Duhawk Digest | Sharing Stories Through Photos and Video

Trent Hanselmann (’18), assistant director of marking for digital media, sits in as guest to talk about collecting Loras stories through photography and video projects in helping tell the College’s story. He recalls his time as a student and reflects on the differences as he now shares out those of current students, faculty, staff and alumni.

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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.

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Duhawk Digest | Introducing the Certified Alcohol and Drug Counseling Program

This Fall, Loras College is launching a new graduate-level certification program focused on alcohol and drug counseling. In this episode, Heidi Nelson, director of graduate and continuing education, explains the program details and shares what students who take the Certified Alcohol and Drug Counseling Program (CADC) can expect while working toward certification.

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