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In The News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On March 12, a story in the San Antonio Express-News about the passing of distinguished alumna Mary Esther Bernal (BA 1956, MEd 1973):

https://www.expressnews.com/news/local/article/She-just-touched-so-many-people-Pianist-16997695.php#photo-22186732

On March 12, a story on Fox34.com about the NAIA Tournament basketball game between OLLU and Wayland Baptist University: 

https://www.fox34.com/2022/03/13/iowa-queens-roll-opening-round-crown/

On March 11, a story in Victory Sports Network about the OLLU women’s basketball team’s NAIA Tournament game against Wayland Baptist University:

https://www.victorysportsnetwork.com/Clip/news/wayland-baptist-flying-queens-cruise-in-national-tourney-opener.htm

On March 10, a story in the Express-News about OLLU women’s basketball player Emiko Hemphill and her team that advanced to the NAIA Tournament:

https://www.expressnews.com/sports/local-colleges/article/Following-unlikely-path-Emiko-Hemphill-helps-16993147.php

On March 10, a story in Al Dia News about the hiring of OLLU president-elect Abel Chavez:

https://www.aldianews.com/education/education/next-ollu-pres-latino

On March 7, a story in the San Antonio Express-News about a new book on Mexican Americans’ battle for equality and roots of fight at OLLU:

https://www.expressnews.com/news/news_columnists/elaine_ayala/article/Ayala-New-book-charts-Mexican-Americans-16984711.php

On March 7, a story in the Victory Sports Network about the OLLU softball team:

https://www.victorysportsnetwork.com/Clip/news/ollu-saints-mark-three-wins-against-naia-ranked-teams.htm

On March 6, a story in the Texarkana Gazette about a series between the OLLU and Texas A&M-Texarkana baseball teams:https://www.texarkanagazette.com/news/2022/mar/06/am-texarkana-splits-twin-bill-wins-series-over-ollu/

In The News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On July 1, a story on KSAT-12 about the release of Bill Cosby with comment from OLLU professor Jiletta Kubena: 

On June 29, a story in the Victoria Advocate about OLLU soccer player Kyleigh Spree- Kolos and her exceptional freshman season:  

On June 28, a story in the Express-News about OLLU School of Business and Leadership adjunct professor La Juana Chambers Lawson and her devotion to serving others through her company Tacit Growth Strategies: 

In The News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On June 7, a story in the San Antonio Express-News about recent OLLU graduate Eliseo “Eddie” Illarraza who earned a Master of Social Work degree despite being paralyzed from the neck down: https://www.expressnews.com/local/sanantoniostories/article/Paralyzed-from-the-neck-down-Brooklyn-man-used-16227824.php

On June 5, a story about OLLU President Diane E. Melby’s planned retirement in July 2022 appeared in the Valley Morning Star: https://news.yahoo.com/ollu-president-retire-2022-touts-143100433.html

In The News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to Our Lady of the Lake University:

On April 16, a WOAI-TV story about $1.5 million in donations stewarded to OLLU by Jim Drought: https://news4sanantonio.com/news/education/san-antonio-lawyer-makes-large-donation-to-ollu-to-help-students-in-financial-need

On April 13, an editorial in the San Antonio Express-News endorsing Adriana Rocha Garica, PhD, Assistant Professor of Marketing, for re-election to City Council District 4:

https://www.expressnews.com/opinion/editorial/article/Editorial-Incumbents-strongest-in-these-City-16098100.php