OLLU receives $250,000 to continue first-generation and Hispanic student initiatives
Carlos Alvarez has pledged $250,000 to provide continued funding for programs that serve first-generation and Hispanic university students through OLLU’s Higher Education for a New America (HENA) initiative.
OLLU receives $1 million gift to create the Verónica Salazar Media Center
Verónica Salazar Escobedo and her husband, Rubén Escobedo, have given Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) a $1 million gift to establish the Verónica Salazar Media Center.
The gift will be used to enhance and grow the Mass Communication Department at OLLU. New equipment will be purchased for the television studio, the Lake Front Student Newspaper, and computer labs used in the development of new media and film projects. In addition, an endowment will be established to ensure continued growth in the department.
OLLU athletics programs soar above the RRAC
Although Our Lady of the Lake University’s Athletics program is young, it has seen its share of success in just eight short years. The 2014-2015 school year is no different with teams, coaches and administration being recognized for their excellence. Below are just some of the accomplishments from the Saints this year.
OLLU adjusts office hours for summer
Beginning May 18, 2015, OLLU will adjust office hours for the summer. OLLU offices will be open Monday-Thursday from 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Fridays from 8:30 a.m.-noon.
Thank you for your support during The Big Give S.A.
On May 5, 2015, 588 donors made gifts totaling $24,572. Due to your support, we won prizes totaling $11,000 for a grand total of $35,527 in 24 hours. Below is a list of our prizes. Visit The Big Give S.A. for all the results.
Support OLLU during The Big Give S.A.
On May 5, 2015, San Antonio will come together for 24 hours of giving to nonprofits during The Big Give S.A. This is your chance to join thousands of people throughout the city in supporting your favorite nonprofit organizations–especially Our Lady of the Lake University.
Senior Spotlights: Celebrating the Class of 2015
As we countdown to commencement ceremonies, OLLU shines the spotlight on some of our May 2015 graduates. Commencement ceremonies will take place May 7 at 7 p.m. at Freeman Coliseum.
Alumna Dr. Robledo Montecel to speak at commencement
Dr. Maria "Cuca" Robledo Montecel, OLLU alumna and president and CEO of the Intercultural Development Research Association (IDRA), will serve as commencement speaker during ceremonies on May 7 at Freeman Colisuem.