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Riverwalk restaurant special for all college students

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – The Riverwalk is notorious for its beautiful city sights and amazing restaurants. There is so much to see at the Riverwalk but one prize location is Café Ole, famous for its hot sizzling Tex-Mex menu. They are at a prime location on the Riverwalk where you’ll be able to enjoy live music, […]

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OLLU’s outdated ban on self-defense items

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – On Sept. 1, HB466 went into effect. The bill was an amendment to an existing statute, which will now allow the legal carry of clubs, knuckles and defense-keychains. Because of the amendment to the law, students may bring their self-defense items to Texas public campuses. Since Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) […]

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A new face at the Elliot House

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Our Lady of the Lake (OLLU), University Ministry has a new Assistant Director. Sister Christina Chavez of the Congregation of Divine Providence (CDP) started this position on Aug. 19. 2019. Chavez has been working with the University Ministry to bring new events and opportunities to campus. Chavez first joined the ministry program […]

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Veteran organization launches speaker series

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – There is one organization on campus that requires a military background to join. That organization is the Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) Student Veterans of America (SVA) which is open to only those who have served in the armed forces. In order for veterans to attend any college, there is a […]

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Building bonds outside the classroom

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Throughout the school year, the Saints Production Board (SPB) holds events for the students at Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU). These events bring the community together and allow the students to get more involved on campus. SPB is an organization at OLLU that organizes and holds many of the events […]

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Secure your spot for LIFE

September 12, 2019

By: Brianna Martinez SAN ANTONIO- With the new school year starting, new first semester freshmen are going through the college life, whether they are hours away from home or just a couple of minutes away. One way to help with this transition is by applying to the Leadership Institute For Freshmen Excellence Program (LIFE).  Erica […]

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Intramural sports sprinting your way

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Hearts pounding, sweat flowing and the overwhelming barrages of excitement are the key attributes that create an amazing experience in sports. Starting Sept. 16, the Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) community will get a chance to engage in that type of experience with a new event on campus called Intramural […]

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The plant invasion at Elmendorf Lake

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – An invasive plant, water hyacinth, has taken over Elmendorf Lake next to Our Lady of the Lake University. In 2012, voters from the City of San Antonio approved a bond of $14.25 million to make improvements to Elmendorf Lake Park. Some improvements included bioswales and aerators that help reduce surface runoff of […]

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A path of recreational change

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – If you are wondering who is organizing all the sporting events on campus, you can look no further then to the new Campus Recreation Coordinator, Kyle Belback. A 2015 graduate from Otterbein University, Belback began working at the Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) campus in July. Born and raised in […]

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Two OLLU students attending leadership institute

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Approximately 200 non-traditional students attend Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU), they are the student veterans. Some just go to school and continue with their daily lives while other students go and explore what the Student Veterans of America (SVA) has to offer them. The leadership institute is a way to help the […]

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