Loras College Magazine

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Spring 2016

Spring 2016 Magazine (pdf)

 8  HAITI AND INDIA J-TERM
Loras students explore what it means to be a global citizen.

10  FAITH AND VALUES
Loras sees Catholicism as a living, breathing thing.

11  ETHICS MATTERS
Is violence just part of the game?

16  MY LORAS ALL-SPORTS CAMP
Tara Blake (’17), like so many others, moved from camper to counselor and her Sports Camp love lives on.

18  SCHOOL COUNSELING MASTER’S PROGRAM
Loras answers the need for a master’s degree for school counseling.

19  ANNUAL STREAMLINES CONFERENCE
Loras undergraduate English majors present their work regionally.

20 FACULTY RECOGNITIONS
Celebrate milestones, publications and expert presentations from our top-notch faculty.

24 CREATING A TEAM
Coaching the newest varsity sport isn’t easy, but it has its advantages. Jeremy Thornburg has gathered the most geographically diverse team on campus in men’s volleyball.

34  MATCHING GIFTS
Your gift can make a bigger impact than you know.

36  LOOKING BACK: KEANE HALL
This brick icon holds many stories of the past and now houses programs for the future.

38  NATIONAL ALUMNI BOARD: NEW MEMBERS
We welcome Michael Otto (’94) and Kate McLenaghan (’95).

40  CLASS OF 1966: GOLDEN JUBILARIAN
Celebrate the milestones of the class that left Loras College 50 years ago.

42  DUHAWK SIGHTINGS
Your favorite part of the magazine—see who you spot.

45 BOARD OF REGENTS
Loras welcomes new members to the Board of Regents.

46  ALUMNI NOTES
This is where we celebrate you! Find career and community recognitions, marriages, new arrivals and death announcements for all alums.