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Loras College - Loras Link Monthly Newsletter

Loras Hosts Iowa's First Screening Of Autism Documentary

Human DignityLoras College and its Lynch Learning Center welcomed DJ Savarese ("Deej") to campus Oct. 19 during the first screening in Iowa of the acclaimed new documentary "Deej" based on Savarese's remarkable life as an autistic individual.

Abandoned by his birth parents and unable to speak for himself, Savarese found not only a loving family but also a life in words, which he types on a text-to-voice synthesizer. As he makes his way through high school and dreams of college, he confronts his past, obstacles to inclusion, and the sometimes paralyzing beauty of his own senses. READ MORE>>


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Homecoming

Homecoming 2017 Memories & Milestones
From liturgy and alumni panels to tours and presidential dinners, over 6,000 alumni, parents and friends made Homecoming 2017 a memorable weekend. MORE >>

Cubby Bear Event

Chicago Area Cubby Bear Christmas Social
Every December, Duhawks in the Chicago area gather to kick off the season at the annual Cubby Bear Christmas Social. Plan to join us for this Loras College staple event for over 30 years. MORE >>

First Gen

Honors Students Collaborate on Multicultural Project
The project began when Students from the Loras Honors Program began attending the Multicultural Family Center’s Future Talk Teen Empowerment Program to establish a potential partnership. MORE >>

Homecoming

#GivingTuesday
On November 28th, celebrate #GivingTuesday with the Young Alumni Advisory Board as they promote the impact Loras has had in their lives, and be sure to share your own impact stories. MORE >>

News

Service and Social Justice Experience Trips need your support!
We currently organize nine service and social justice experience trips, sending Duhawks across the U.S. and the world to serve communities in need. MORE >>

faculty

Mysteries of Christmas "Behold The Glory"
Mysteries of Christmas provides the community with a seasonal experience presenting the highest quality of music and literature in a concert format imbued with our Catholic culture. MORE >>

Peace Institute

Recruiting Future Duhawks
Through conversations with students who apply or visit campus, we often hear how family, friends, teachers, and so many other alums played a significate role in getting prospective students to take a closer look at Loras. MORE >>

faculty

Everyone Has A Story of Peace
The Loras community loves sharing stories of peace. That is what we learned after award-winning photographer John Noltner invited Loras faculty, staff and students, to share a time when they saw peace in their lives. MORE >>

Mentorship

The Countdown to 1450 is on!
Mark your calendars and save the date, Wednesday, March 14, 2018 begins a new era of Duhawk Day.The day is taking its place in Loras College's Heritage Week enabling the entire Loras community to celebrate and take part in the day. MORE >>

ADDITIONAL STORIES

Loras All-Sports Camp Stocking Stuffer
Save the Date for the 2018 Legacy Ball
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Help a Loras student, reconnect with a classmate or learn more about your alma mater. Sign up to attend an upcoming Alumni Event and you can do all three! Across the country alumni, parents and friends are gathering with each other through service, networking and other activities.

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DID YOU KNOW LORAS HAS AN APP FOR THAT?
We're looking to increase our already high level of student engagement on campus by providing customized and relevant information about the many Loras College opportunities via a new mobile device app. LEARN MORE >>

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