Loyola University

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Chris Miller
March 20, 2019 - 1:09 pm
New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Gayle Benson will receive an honorary degree from Loyola University at the school's spring commencement. It will be held Saturday, May 11, at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. "Whether she is quietly leading from the sidelines of the Superdome or creating new...
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February 05, 2019 - 9:44 am
(WWL.com) The US Supreme Court is expected this week to consider whether Louisiana can enforce a state law requiring abortion doctors to have admitting privileges at a local hospital. Loyola University Law Professor Dane Ciolino says a ruling in favor could signal a major shift in the court’s views...
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Tommy Tucker, WWL First News
January 15, 2019 - 5:57 pm
The New Orleans Police Department has a new leader. Chief Michael Harrison is leaving to take the top job in Baltimore, and Mayor LaToya Cantrell has selected Shaun Ferguson to be the new NOPD chief. Ferguson, a New Orleans native, has been on the force for 21 years; and Cantrell described him as “...
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August 30, 2018 - 4:27 pm
Bruce Vale reporting After four straight days of gains, stocks closed lower Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 137 points to close at 25,986. The Nasdaq Composite lost 21 points. The S&P 500 dropped 12 points. Oil prices climbed to the highest level in weeks. Crude futures...
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David Blake
August 02, 2018 - 3:51 pm
The mass shooting on South Claiborne avenue, the shooting on the I-10, the discovery of burned bodies and just this morning an apparent murder in the French Quarter. . What to make of the recent spate of shootings in NOLA Is it gangs, revenge, drugs or extreme poverty? Loyola Criminologist George...
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May 19, 2018 - 3:57 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The new president of Loyola University New Orleans is the first non-Jesuit and the first woman to run the school since its founding in 1912. Tania Tetlow has been serving as senior vice president and chief of staff at Tulane University. She'll take over in September as Loyola's...
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