SJF stress workshop set for July 22

The Shreveport Journalism Foundation is hosting a workshop on “Coping with Stress.” The event, set for Saturday, July 22 will be presented by Dr. Thomas Staats, clinical psychologist and co-author of  “The Doctor’s Guide to Instant Stress Relief.” Attendees will meet at the LSU Shreveport University Center at 9:30 a.m. Admission is $5. Click here for more information.   Continue reading SJF stress workshop set for July 22

Memorial services set for former Loyola professor Larry Lorenz

Memorial services have been set for Larry Lorenz, retired communications department chair at Loyola University in New Orleans. Visitation will be held today till 9 p.m. at Jacob Schoen and Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal St. A funeral Mass will be held Saturday at noon at Holy Name of Jesus Church, 6367 St. Charles Ave. Continue reading Memorial services set for former Loyola professor Larry Lorenz

Panel discussion at ‘Spotlight’ screening to include SNAP representative, award-winning investigative reporter Jason Berry

The film focuses on the The Boston Globe’s “Spotlight” team and its investigation into systemic child sex abuse cases in the Boston area by Roman Catholic priests. Continue reading Panel discussion at ‘Spotlight’ screening to include SNAP representative, award-winning investigative reporter Jason Berry