OLLU News

Author: Christian Chavez

Rudy Ortiz graduating as sole Visual and New Media Arts Major

May 5, 2019

Stigma surrounding which college majors can provide a stable career and which ones do not continues to be in the spotlight today. However graduating senior Rudy Ortiz is determined to fight this stigma.  Ortiz is one of the 506 students graduating this semester from Our Lady of the Lake University. However, one major difference setting […]

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Social work major cherishes relationships, opportunities

May 5, 2019

This week Our Lady of the Lake University bids farewell to 506 graduating students, including Social Work major Naudia Gonzalez. Gonzalez is from the small city of Snyder in West Texas, and transferred from Western Texas College in the Fall of 2017. She came to OLLU because “I love San Antonio and all the culture […]

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Houston, La Feria finish off semester with multitude of events

May 5, 2019

Our Lady of the Lake University at Houston Student Service Center’s Joel Pearson reports that “the month of April was very busy for OLLU – Houston.” Between April 29 to May 1 OLLU Houston hosted the American Crane School and Crane Operators Certification. On April 27 three students were inducted into Delta Mu Delta, an […]

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Book Review: National Poetry Month Edition

April 16, 2019

It is National Poetry Month and to celebrate I have been sharing a poem a day in a Facebook and Twitter thread. Reading poetry has been a huge blessing in my life and given me an awareness for social justice issues. If you hadn’t noticed yet, throughout my book reviews this semester I have been […]

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4D art presentations held on campus

April 15, 2019

Under the guidance of Associate Professor of Art, Debora Vasquez, MFA, students in the Sculpture I and II courses recently learned about 4D art and presented installations, performance and film to showcase these skills. Dr. Vasquez shared that 4D is “just not very commonly known down here,” and explained the significance of creating 4D art […]

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Education department hosts Easter Egg Extravaganza

April 15, 2019

On Saturday, April 13, the Our Lady of the Lake University Education Department hosted the annual Easter Egg Extravaganza. This free event was open to the public and served as an opportunity to provide a safe and fun experience for San Antonio children to celebrate the Easter season. Approximately 400 people attended the event. Volunteers […]

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Houston and La Feria campuses host multitude of events

April 15, 2019

As the semester reaches its end, students and staff at all three Our Lady of the Lake University campuses have been occupied with a multitude of events. On April 13, Dean Rosenthal spoke with students at the La Feria campus regarding business, creativity and leadership. On April 11, a meet and greet for OLLU Rio […]

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Editor-In-Chief discusses SB17

April 15, 2019

Although I may have hinted at my political beliefs in past columns, I am usually not the type of person to engage in a political discussion in a setting like this. However, I was recently scrolling through Facebook and saw a photo post that read “Tragic day in Texas. SB17 has just passed. Medical professionals […]

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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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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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