Just prior to Black Friday, the Lourdes University Social Science Club is inviting members of the community to explore the world of consumerism and its effects on the human condition during its “Coffee & Documentaries” installment on Wednesday, November 20. The event takes place in the lower level of St. Francis Hall on Wednesday, November 20 at 7 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
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A partnership between the Toledo-Lucas County Public Library (TLCPL) and Lourdes University is bringing a leisure reading collection to the school’s Duns Scotus Library. The collection, which consists of popular fiction and non-fiction books from authors such as Janet Evanovich, Phil Jackson, Stephen King, James Patterson, and Nora Roberts, is open to TLCPL library card holders and Lourdes University faculty, staff, and students.
Lourdes University’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) program will be holding an inaugural oath ceremony on Tuesday September 24 in the Franciscan Center at 7:30 p.m. Lourdes President David Livingston, PhD, will serve as keynote speaker.
On Sunday, October 13, the Lourdes University Department of Music will present its Fall Music Showcase at 3 p.m. in the Franciscan Center. Lourdes faculty, students, choirs, string quartet, oboe and a special guest presenter will perform three mini-concerts of 45 minutes each with a snack buffet in between performances.
Celebrate and honor the accomplishments of the local Latino community at the 2013 Diamante Awards, hosted by Lourdes University. This year’s event will take place on Friday, September 13 in the Franciscan Center.
Celebrate and honor the accomplishments of a local Latino/Latina by nominating him or her for the 2013 Diamante Awards. Past recipients have included Adelante Latino & Community Resources Center, Ohio Senator Teresa Fedor, and Toledo Fire Chief Luis Santiago. Nominations open now through August 4, in the following five categories:
Each year, on the first Friday in June, members of the Toledo-area community Hit the Links for Lourdes University students. Sponsored by MT Business Technologies/RICOH this year’s outing included 44 teams of golfers who raised more than $25,000.
Saturday, May 18, marks Lourdes University’s 2013 Baccalaureate and Commencement ceremonies. Baccalaureate will be held in the Queen of Peace Chapel on Lourdes’ campus at 10 a.m. Commencement will take place at the SeaGate Convention Centre located at 401 Jefferson Avenue, in downtown Toledo at 1 p.m.
Last Saturday, Lourdes’ Franciscan Theatre & Conference center was glowing with the more than 530 guests who came out to celebrate higher education and raise funds for student scholarships. Honorary Chairs Susan and Allan Block, and Lourdes Interim President Dr. Janet Robinson and husband Dr. Gene Robinson welcomed guests as they arrived.
This June, The National Association of Community and Restorative Justice will bring together faith leaders, educators, judges, politicians, policy makers, practitioners and community members to explore the use of restorative justice principles and practices in today’s world.
Director of University Relations