OLLU News

Day: September 12, 2019

Fashion trends in OLLU Freshmen

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) is filled with a variety of styles from the students, OLLU freshmen during their first semester show the recent trends in fashion.  Students such as Abigail Macias, Early Childhood Education major, and Sarah Hernandez, Social Work major, have opposite styles. Macias describes her style as, […]

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Looking for your calling to God

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Since the age of 14 Sister Gloria Ann Fiedler of the Congregation of Divine Providence (CDP) has been dedicated to the school since before it became a university. She graduated from Our Lady of the Lake high school and witnessed as it transformed into a college then to Our Lady of the […]

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Meet the new Provost

September 12, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Dr. Lourdes Maria Alvarez is the daughter of refugees that came into this country. She was born in Galveston, Texas, but lived the majority of her life in California, her first language was Spanish and learned how to speak English in school where she was mostly attended catholic schools. She started college […]

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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OLLU’s outdated ban on self-defense items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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