Graduate Student Newsletter

March 2023

Thinking Spring!

As winter gives way to the colors of spring, your Graduate Student Organization is celebrating with a social painting event at Painting with a Twist in Timonium, open to all Loyola graduate students. We also highlight funding opportunities, nutritional counseling, and some interesting pop-up classes at the library below!
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Cost is $10 per person.
(Normal cost through the studio would be $40)
Event is BYOB. Light snacks provided.

Pre-register here to secure your spot for March 19th at 2 p.m.

Space is limited, and open to all Loyola graduate students and one guest (21 and over).

We recommend registering early, as the painting experience is open to not only GSO, but also to the public.

Visit or FAQ page or email with any questions.

You will be creating this painting below!:

Misty Mountain Flowers: the painting we will create
Pre-Register Here

This link will take you to The Bridge, Loyola's student events platform.

Celebrate Baltipreneurs at Demo Day

Join the Loyola community on Tuesday, March 21st from 6 - 8 p.m. for Baltipreneurs Demo Day to hear 5-minute pitches from 9 local ventures. Hosted in McGuire Hall, this event will feature a celebration of award winners, networking, and various appetizers.

Funding Available Through Education for Life

The "Education for Life Committee" invites grant proposals for programs and ideas that extend learning outside of the classroom. This may include conference attendance or presentations, ideas for graduate student events, or the hosting of speakers. Visit for more details.

Nutrition Counseling Available Through Parkhurst

Fueling your body can sometimes present challenges. Taking care of your health today can lead to a better tomorrow.

Alicia Koloski, MS, RD, LDN of Parkhurst Dining is offering virtual sessions to support students with disordered eating, diabetes, food allergies, PCOS, GI issues, and general wellness.

For more information, email Lindsey Winn at

Pop-Up Classes at Loyola / Notre Dame Library

This month, join one of these one-hour "pop-up" classes at the Loyola / Notre Dame Library!

  • 3/14, 4-5:30pm, Zine Making
  • 3/15, 6-7pm, Virtual timeline exhibits with ArcGIS
  • 3/21, 4-5 Crochet a Granny Square

Visit the Pop-Up Classes website for more information. Classes are free and open to the Loyola and Notre Dame communities, but registration is required.

Coming next Month

Saturday, April 15th, 3pm

12820 Long Green Pike

Hydes, MD

We are planning a wine tasting at Boordy Vineyards with a side trip to Prigel's Family Creamery. More details to follow in our next newsletter!

Connect With Us

Want to meet other graduate students? Want to gain leadership experience? Looking to get more involved? Visit us on our Twitter page, Facebook page, or send us an email!