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El Carnaval de los Muertos

December 10, 2019

El Dia de Los Muertos also known as the Day of the Dead, is a Mexican Holiday  in remembrance of friends and families who have passed. The Day of The Dead has a lot of meaning for many but for others it’s also an opportunity to learn about the culture. Alyssah Gonzales a current OLLU said […]

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Final Calavera Workshop

December 10, 2019

On october 21st the Final Calavera Workshop was hosted by Urban 15 and OLLU at the Library Community room making preparations for El Carnaval De Los Muertos on November 1st that will take place at Our Lady of the lake. Coffee and pan dulce was offered to the participants and activities such as face painting, […]

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Free Swimming Classes

December 10, 2019

Students and staff were welcomed to participate in free swimming classes starting from September 28th at The International Folk Culture Center inside pool. Classes are held on Saturdays from 10am- 11am and Mondays from 5:30pm-6:30pm. The swimming classes are for anyone between beginner and advanced swimming levels and they still receive new members thought the […]

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Local Halloween events taking place all month.

October 16, 2019

SAN ANTONIO- Throughout the month of October the spirit of Halloween will be present all over San Antonio. From events that will make you scream to ones that will make you fall in love with the season, here are several you will not want to miss. 13th Floor Haunted House Named “1 of 10 scariest […]

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Fall into Volunteerism

October 15, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – The Volunteer Unity Council (VUC) comes together every week to serve the OLLU campus and the San Antonio community. The group lead by Jennifer Bendele hit the ground running with a spontaneous love to helping others. The past two meetings have been successful in discussing future volunteer opportunity dates. VUC encourages all […]

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Pride Rocks

October 15, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – At Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) students have come together to form The Alliance. This is a lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered group at OLLU that was established in the fall of 2018.  The Alliance allows everyone and anyone to join with welcoming arms. The goal for the group is […]

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OLLU volleyball celebrates historic win

October 14, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – The Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) volleyball team (14-3, 6-1 RRAC) defeated Jarvis Christian College (JCC) on Sept. 27 to celebrate a historic school win. The Saints accomplished a monumental 100th home win with a dominating performance over JCC. Saints’ volleyball is led by first-year head coach Scott Mattera and […]

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Carnaval de los Muertos

October 11, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) is presenting a series of workshops dedicated to highlighting Hispanic heritage, arts and culture. Campus clubs and organizations are working together to host these events throughout October, concluding on Nov. 1, Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos). Carnaval de los Muertos had its […]

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KDChi kisses cancer away

October 7, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – During Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Kappa Delta Chi (KDChi) hosts the event kiss cancer away at the cafeteria during community hour in order to raise awareness for breast cancer. KDChi’s national philanthropy for the event Kiss away cancer is the American Cancer Society. During this event KDChi hangs a banner and they […]

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Campus recreation sends off summer with- Hawaiian Luau Party

September 3, 2019

SAN ANTONIO – Our Lady of the Lake University’s (OLLU) campus recreation and International Folk and Culture Center hosted an end of summer bash that had Saints dancing to their own beat- literally. If you were present at the Hawaiian pool party, then you can most likely say you learned the traditional ways of Hula […]

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