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Sigma Zeta students prepare to present research at national convention

March 4, 2019

During March 21-23, 15 members of the Our Lady of the Lake University chapter of the Sigma Zeta National Science and Mathematics Honor Society will attend the organization’s national convention held at Malone University in Canton, Ohio. Three students will present research at the conference. OLLU Biology Professor Dr. James Hall serves as the the […]

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Moving past trials: OLLU Provost set to become first African American & female President at Bloomfield College

March 4, 2019

By: Joshua Davila Here at Our Lady of the Lake University, Dr. Marcheta Evans, the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, can best be characterized by how she decorates her office. The walls are coated with paintings, awards, photos that detail her life through art pieces given to her by former students and staff. […]

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Movie Review: The Prodigy

March 4, 2019

The Prodigy (2019) Rated R Thriller/Horror Time: 1hr 31 mins. It is hard to make a good scary movie nowadays. With that being said, “The Prodigy” lived up to the little hype it received prior to its release. The film is about a young couple whose son is possessed by a serial killer’s soul. The […]

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Sports served all around

March 4, 2019

By: Gerardo Zavala Hearts racing, chests-pumping and the overwhelming surges of excitement consume the gym as students from all around received the opportunity to play the sports of their choice. Starting Jan. 30 the University Wellness and Activites Center introduced intramurals sports ranging from volleyball, basketball and indoor soccer for the sole purpose of the […]

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OLLU RGV gears up for multiple events this March

March 4, 2019

The Our Lady of the Lake University Rio Grande Valley campus in La Feria, Texas is gearing up for multiple events throughout the month of March. On Tuesday, March 5, the school will hold an ice cream social for Bachelor of Social Work students. An ice cream social will also be held for Master of […]

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March Book Review: “Aurora”

March 4, 2019

This month I finally had the chance to read a book that has been on my to-be-read list for quite a while: “Aurora,” by Melissa Haggard (née McCowen). “Aurora” is a collection of prose, poetry and an essay that intertwines nature and words, focusing on regrowth and renewal. I will acknowledge that I graduated from […]

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Houston campus prepares for new location grand opening

March 3, 2019

On Thursday, March 7, the Our Lady of the Lake University Houston campus will celebrate the grand opening of their new location. An official campus blessing is scheduled to take place in early March. OLLU Houston Undergraduate Admissions Counselor Rachelle Compton shared that on Feb. 16, Student Services hosted the first Saints Production Board interest […]

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Campus Recreation: 2019 Spring Programs

March 1, 2019

By Kathleen SaenzHaven’t accomplished that New Year’s resolution of getting into shape? If not, don’t fret. Instead, check out the new Spring Programs offered at the University Wellness Activity Center (UWAC). All programs are free and open to OLLU students, faculty and staff members. Each program will be held at the UWAC unless stated otherwise. […]

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VUC hosts event to IMPACT community

March 1, 2019

On Saturday, March 30, the Volunteer Unity Council will host the annual vOLLUnteer IMPACT event. This event is open to the Our Lady of The Lake University community. According to VUC Student Director of Marketing, Naomi Escalera, the event has been an OLLU tradition since 2000. “The day of service, known as vOLLUnteer IMPACT, is […]

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10 things to do during spring break

March 1, 2019

By: Katelyn Jurardo For college students, spring break is one of the most anticipated events during the school year. This break gives a huge relief to students after the start of the spring semester. Many students use this week off to their advantage and as a way to de-stress from the overload of school work. […]

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