Achievements

The student, faculty, and alumni achievements and research listed below showcase the best of the College of Music and Fine Arts.

School of Music students Excel in National Trumpet Competition

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The School of Music traveled to Columbus, Georgia for the semi-final and final rounds of the 2016 National Trumpet Competition.

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Two Studio Art majors receive grants and exhibit their artwork in the Danna Center gallery

Each year Art major juniors compete for the Scully grant or the Mark Grote Special Project Grant.

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New Orleans Opera's performance of Jake Heggie's Dead Man Walking proudly showcased Loyola faculty, staff, and alumni

Carol Rausch

The opera, composed in 2000 and based on the 1993 novel by Sister Helen Prejean, was directed by Loyola's College of Music and Fine Arts Director of Opera Carol Rausch.

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Music Industry Studies junior is one of 12 students in the U.S. selected for national leadership fellowship by Phi Kappa Psi Foundation

Kyle Chase

Kyle Chase, Music Industry Studies junior, is one of only 12 members of the Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity (Phi Psi) in the U.S. to win the annual Phi Kappa Psi Foundation’s American Leadership Academy Fellowship award.

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Music Therapy Program Director featured in Louisiana’s Health & Fitness Magazine

Joy Allen, faculty director and coordinator of music therapy

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.

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David Pryor ’89 (music education) named director of music at St. Michael Catholic High School

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.

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Christilisa “Missy” Gilmore ’10 (music industry studies) founds "Travel’s Tune," a boutique music travel agency

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.

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Scott Maher ’14 (music industry studies) recently accepted into the Peace Corps

Scott Maher ’14 (music industry studies) was recently accepted into the Peace Corps and will begin his work in Cambodia this summer.

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John Seefeldt, Assistant Professor of Interactive and New Media, exhibits "Fragments of Reconstruction and Longing"

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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.

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Design Sophomore Patrick Burtchaell lands product design internship at Facebook

Patrick Burtchaell

Patrick Burtchaell, design sophomore, was selected for a product design internship at Facebook for summer 2016.

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