The student, faculty, and alumni achievements and research listed below showcase the best of the College of Music and Fine Arts.
Patrick Burtchaell, design sophomore, was selected for a product design internship at Facebook for summer 2016.
Faculty, students and alumni of Loyola are all involved in the world-premiere of a play at Southern Repertory Theatre.
Dimitri Staszewski, 2014 Loyola graduate of Music Industry Studies, has won a Fulbright Scholarship co-sponsored by MTVu to research and document the changing nomadic culture in Mongolia and the cultural force of their music.
Robert Trujillo, famous as bassist of multi-platinum, Grammy-winning rock band Metallica, stopped by to promote his new documentary, Jaco. Along with co-producer Johnny Pastorius, Trujillo tells the story of bassist Jaco Pastorius.
Each year the Art and Design departments invite majors and minors to participate in educational trips focused on the visual arts.
Professor of Art Mark Grote will exhibit in Tirana, Albania where he is currently in residency.
Lo Faber, former professor of history and currently professor of music industry studies, has published his first book, Building the Land of Dreams: New Orleans and the Transformation of Early America with Princeton University Press.
James R. Miller III ’81 (theory and composition, trombone) was nominated to the Louisiana Association of Jazz Educators Hall of Fame.
The book, which helps readers learn how to plan, brainstorm, and problem-solve creatively, is available on Amazon.