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In the News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On June 26, a story in The Columbian about combating homelessness written by OLLU MSW student Cecilia Engleman:

https://www.columbian.com/news/2022/jun/26/local-view-is-2m-enough-to-combat-homelessness-crisis/

On June 23, a story in the San Antonio Business Journal about alumnus and former OLLU Vice President Dan Yoxall:

https://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/inno/stories/news/2022/06/22/sama-president-takes-helm-amid-pandemic-recovery.html

On June 21, a story in the San Antonio Business Journal about OLLU professor Jared Montoya and alumnus David Hill and the launch of their new app:

https://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/inno/stories/news/2022/06/21/wegood-app-apple-employee-retention.html

On June 20, a story in USEducation about alumna Asia Ciaravino becoming CEO of The Children’s Shelter: 

In the News

On June 20, a story in USEducation about alumna Asia Ciaravino becoming CEO of The Children’s Shelter: 

On June 14, a story in the San Antonio Report about alumna Asia Ciaravino assuming the role of CEO of The Children’s Shelter: 

On June 13, a story on KMA Land radio about Iowa Western hiring Tommy Turgeon, former OLLU women’s basketball assistant coach: 

https://www.kmaland.com/sports/iowa-western-hires-turgeon-as-womens-assistant/article_e92e0b02-eb4c-11ec-be40-1b2259de9296.html

In the News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On June 4, a story on Telemundo San Antonio about Father Eduardo Morales and his ministry as the only Catholic priest in Uvalde after the mass shooting:

https://www.telemundosanantonio.com/noticias/local/esta-bien-que-esten-enojados-sacerdote-de-uvalde-a-familias-de-victimas/2193367/

On June 2, a story in the Washington Post about alumnus Father Eduardo Morales (BSW 1982, MSW 1985) who is serving as Uvalde’s only priest and presiding over numerous funerals: 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2022/06/02/uvalde-church-priest-texas-shooting/

In the News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On May 12, a story in the San Antonio Business Journal about new college graduates hitting the workforce with a comment from OLLU President-elect Abel Chávez:

https://www.bizjournals.com/sanantonio/news/2022/05/12/college-issue-intro.html?utm_source=st&utm_medium=en&utm_campaign=ae&utm_content=an&ana=e_an_ae&j=27710072&senddate=2022-05-13

On May 12, a story in Glasstire.com about alumna Asaiah Puente who is the new Education Manager of Blue Star Company: 

https://glasstire.com/2022/05/12/blue-star-contemporary-and-heidi-vaughan-fine-art-announce-new-hires/

On May 9, a story on Victory Sports Network about the OLLU softball team reaching the championship game of the RRAC Tournament: 

https://www.victorysportsnetwork.com/Clip/news/late-game-heroics-propels-ollu-saints-to-conference-championship.htm

On May 9, a story on Texas Standard about students at OLLU and UTSA who are collecting oral histories of women who served in the U.S. Armed Forces: 

On May 8, a story on Crossroads Today about the OLLU baseball team’s game against the University of Houston-Victoria: https://www.crossroadstoday.com/uhv-baseball-gets-19-5-win-over-ollu/

In the News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On April 22, an opinion piece in the Corpus Christi Caller-Times by MSW student Krista Lara:

https://www.caller.com/story/opinion/forums/2022/04/22/opinion-texas-kids-foster-care-still-seek-place-call-home/7402590001/

On April 19, a story in MediaMoves.com about alumna Arantxa Loizaga (BA 2012) being named evening anchor of the weekday newscast for the Telemundo Network: 

On April 19, a story on WOAI-TV about the arrival of DeLorean jobs to San Antonio and comment from OLLU professor Adriana Garcia and OLLU Trustee Jim Perschbach: 

https://news4sanantonio.com/news/local/bringing-investment-getting-a-high-paying-job-with-delorean-is-no-timpossible

In the News

Recent media coverage that brought attention to OLLU:

On April 3, an obituary in the Austin American-Statesman about alumna Elizabeth Carrow-Woolfolk (BA 1949):

https://www.statesman.com/obituaries/p0202162

On April 2, a story on KALB.com about OLLU’s baseball doubleheader against LSU-Alexandria: 

https://www.kalb.com/2022/04/03/daigles-three-run-double-ninth-lifts-lsua-victory-sweep-ollu/

On March 28, a story in Victory Sports Network about the departure of OLLU women’s basketball coach Jillian Flores Bennett:

https://www.victorysportsnetwork.com/Clip/news/ollu-womens-basketball-head-coach-jillian-flores-bennett-to-return-to-iowa-western.htm

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 March 3, an opinion piece in the Connecticut News by MSW student Julian Stakely:

https://www.ctpost.com/opinion/article/Opinion-Diversity-key-to-a-sound-education-16974239.php

On March 1, a story in the Victoria Sports Network about the OLLU women’s basketball team winning the RRAC Tournament: 

https://www.victorysportsnetwork.com/Clip/news/ollu-womens-basketball-crowned-rrac-champions-with-victory-over-lsu-shreveport.htm

On Feb. 28, a story on KALB.com about LSU-Alexandria’s loss to the OLLU women basketball team: 

https://www.kalb.com/2022/02/28/slow-start-hurts-lsua-rrac-tournament-loss-our-lady-lake/

On Feb. 25, an opinion piece in the Corpus Christi Caller-Times by MSW student Eliana Rosete:

https://www.caller.com/story/opinion/forums/2022/02/25/corpus-christis-hillcrest-community-plagued-racial-injustices/6925518001/

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