The student, faculty, and alumni achievements and research listed below showcase the best of the College of Music and Fine Arts.
Professor Joy Allen, faculty director and coordinator of Loyola's music therapy program, was recently interviewed by Louisiana's Health & Fitness Magazine about Loyola's music therapy program, the therapeutic nature of music, and the role of music in society.
David Pryor ’89 (music education) has been named director of music at St. Michael Catholic High School, which will open in August of this year in Daphne, Ala.
Christilisa “Missy” Gilmore ’10 (music industry studies) has just started her own business, Travel’s Tune, a boutique music travel agency specializing in one-of-a-kind New Orleans music vacation experiences.
Scott Maher ’14 (music industry studies) was recently accepted into the Peace Corps and will begin his work in Cambodia this summer.
John Seefeldt, Loyola University Assistant Professor of Interactive and New Media at will be exhibiting his new work, "Fragments of Reconstruction and Longing" at the Sculpture Center in Cleveland, OH as part of their Window to Sculpture Emerging Artist 2016 Series.
Austin Heck ’12 (visual arts); James Lambert ’14 (communication); Logan Griswold, philosophy senior; and Collins Merkel, finance junior, have co-founded Concierge Solutions, an application development startup focused on the service and hospitality industry.
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.