LAs part of the Fiesta tradition, OLLU will have a float in the Fiesta Flambeau Night Parade this week.
Flambeau Night Parade will take place Saturday evening. This year’s parade
theme is “Reflections from Music Past,” and OLLU’s float will feature the
sights and sounds of a popular artist from the past.
OLLU’s float for the Flambeau parade has been designed and built by Liz Longoria, university events manager, and Alphonso Moya, university events assistant, with the assistance of Physical Plant staff, several students and staff from the Marketing and Communications and Institutional Advancement Divisions.
parade will be broadcast live on KSAT 12 News.
To ensure all projects for the end of the semester are completed in a timely manner, the last day to submit project requests to the Marketing and Communications Office is Wednesday, May 1. This includes ecards, evites, event registration forms, programs, flyers and any other print or digital items.
The Drug-Free Schools and Communities Act (DFSCA) and its 1989 amendments require colleges and universities to adopt and implement a program to prevent the unlawful possession, use, or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol by students and employees.
has published a new page for sharing information regarding ongoing technology
projects and initiatives that are of the most interest to the OLLU community.
The department has also released a new form for use by OLLU departments and
student organizations to submit requests to ITS to leverage their support of
new initiatives that include a technology component.
OLLU students, faculty and staff are invited at attend the Our Vision for 2025 Strategic Plan spotlight event, Tuesday from 12:15-1:45 p.m., in Providence Hall, West Social Room.
During the event, attendees will hear
about Strategic Plan successes, learn about the latest outcomes, find out what’s
happening next and learn more about the OLLUvation Challenge, while enjoying Fiesta
flare, aguas frescas, nachos and churros.
For more information, contact Mary
Scotka, assistant vice president for administration and Our Vision for 2025 Strategic
Plan coordinator, at 210-431-5590.
OLLU staff, faculty and students are invited to attend the annual Health and Wellness Fair, Wednesday, from 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., in Chapel Auditorium.
During the fair, participants will
be able to receive screening for blood pressure, vision, glucose, body mass
index (BMI), and strength testing. Attendees can also get information on
fitness, wellness, nutrition, financial health and work/life balance.
For more information, contact Diana Ramos, employee benefits
manager at email@example.com or
210-434-6711, ext. 3920.
OLLU’s Service-Learning class groups was nominated for the Education Service
Award by SAMMinistries during the United Way of San Antonio and Bexar County’s
30th annual Volunteer of the Year Awards. The nomination was
submitted for the OLLU Homework Helpers and was one of three groups to receive a
nomination in the category.
students have been providing services to students since 2008 giving more than
900 hours as Homework Helpers for children living with their families at
SAMMinistries Transitional Living and Learning Center (TLLC). The current
semester’s Homework Helpers are from Dr. Jane Grovijahn’s Service-Learning
course, THSA 1300, The Catholic Imagination, which focuses on corporal and
spiritual works of mercy.
Three candidates for the Vice President for Student Affairs position will be conducting open forums this week. During the forums, members of the OLLU community will have the opportunity to meet the candidates and ask questions. The forums will take place on the following days:
Tuesday, 12:30-1:15 p.m. – Candidate 1 –
Providence Hall, West Social Room