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Preserving & Showcasing the Treasures of Loyola

The University Libraries have embarked on a capital campaign to renovate the Special Collections department including a beautiful new reading room. “Preserving and Showcasing the Treasures of Loyola” has a goal of raising $1.5 million for the project.

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8/31 – 9/1 (Sat – Sun) 10 am – 5 pm


On Campus

It’s summer time for the Ramblers!

The summer is finally here. If you didn’t get Lollapalooza tickets in time or are looking to explore Chicago neighborhoods, here are some free summer festivals and activities that will keep you ramblin’ around the city! MORE

On Campus
Touching Strangers


May 26

Meet the artist behind "Touching Strangers" at LUMA   MORE
On Campus
LUCO 2015
Welcome to orientation, Ramblers! Get the scoop.   READ MORE
As seen in the Phoenix
Road Trip (Phoenix)
Planning the perfect road trip? There’s an algorithm for that.   MORE
Academic Excellence
Leadership Minor
The School of Education created a Leadership Studies minor!   READ MORE
Ramblin' Around
Ramblin Around
Check out the Ramblin' Around blog for deals and events near campus!   MORE
As seen in the Phoenix
After dark at Clarke’s: Night at a 24-hour diner   READ MORE
On Campus
Continuing Scholarship Application


Jun. 1

Don't miss the application deadline for the continuing student scholarship.   MORE
Campus Safety
Campus Safety is writing to inform you that shots were fired around 5:30 a.m. this morning at the intersection of Lakewood and Columbia near the Lake Shore Campus. At this time, no one is reported injured.   MORE
On Campus
Password Self-Service, a new system that allows students, faculty, and staff to reset their own network passwords quickly and independently, is now live.   READ MORE
On Campus
Farmers Market 2015
Enjoy fresh, local food all summer long!   READ MORE
Campus Safety
Campus Safety is writing to inform you that shots were fired around 2:30 p.m. this afternoon on Winthrop between Granville and Glenlake near the Lake Shore Campus. At this time, no one is reported injured.   MORE
As we CAP off Commencement week, take a look at celebration pics on our Flickr.
It's a beautiful day in the park by Water Tower Campus! #RamblerSummer
As seen in the Phoenix
Learn the story behind the sculptures on campus   READ MORE
Commencement - Flickr
Take a look at photos from this year's Commencement ceremonies   MORE
Weekend of Excellence
WOE - Erin Ebbesmeyer
Grant-winning IES student Erin Ebbesmeyer seeks to build community.    MORE
Thomas Jaeschke named first Rambler to win AVCA National Play of the Year award.   MORE
Commencement - Shamere McKenzie
Criminal Justice major and human trafficking survivor Shamere McKenzie is on a mission to help others.    MORE
Commencement - Naznin Larya
Information Systems major Naznin Larya credits her success in the job market to engaged learning opportunities.    MORE
As seen in the Phoenix
Discover where everyone's favorite Rambler, Sister Jean, lives.   READ MORE
Kevin Stevens named dean
Loyola alumnus named Quinlan School of Business dean   VISIT
Commencement - Collen McCaffrey
Student leader Collen McCaffrey strategizes her consulting future at Ernst and Young.    MORE
Commencement - Andrew Fenske
Future Google Associate Account Strategist Andrew Fenske works to connect a global community.   MORE
On Campus
Our new two-year school serving local, underrepresented students is now accepting applications.   READ MORE
Weekend of Excellence
WOE - Zac Davis
Mission driven Ricci Scholar Zac Davis finds his purpose.   MORE
Buzz Social
Rambler Buzz is now on Twitter and Instagram! Tag photos and events with #RamblerBuzz.   VISIT
Campus Safety
Campus Safety is writing to inform you of an armed robbery that occurred around 3:30 a.m. this morning near Sheridan and Winthrop, on the Lake Shore Campus.    MORE
Weekend of Excellence
WOE - Mariela Rodriguez
School of Social Work student Mariela Rodriguez stands in solidarity with immigrants and refugees.   MORE
Social Justice
Ballet in Bolivia
Ballet in Bolivia: One student teaches dance to children in need   READ MORE
Campus Safety
Campus Safety is writing to inform you of a shooting that occurred in the 1200 block of West Columbia this evening. At this time, no one is reported injured.   MORE
Weekend of Excellence
WOE - Lauren Konrath
Navy veteran Lauren Konrath advocates for others as she enters the business world.   MORE
Take the pledge, just in time for Sexual Assault Awareness Month - It's on Us!
Weekend of Excellence
WOE - Daria Taylor
SOC student Daria Taylor wants to promote ethical behavior through film-making   MORE
From the Dean of Students
Beginning June 1, students will be required to submit or list emergency contacts and off-campus addresses or medical information.   MORE
Weekend of Excellence
WOE - Bailey Day
Meet Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing student and future Naval officer, Bailey Day   MORE
Learn more about the McNair Scholars Program
Academic Excellence


Apr. 24

Deadline to register to spend your summer at LUREC earning course credit   MORE
On Campus
Father Garanzini State of the U - recap
Couldn't make it to last week's State of the University addresses? Take a look at the recap and video coverage.   MORE
On Campus
ITS is launching a new system that allows you to reset your network password quickly and independently.   READ MORE
On Campus
Shaker Exhibitions
Visit the LUMA to see the first major presentation of Shaker art, design, and architecture in Chicago. Admission is free for Loyola students.   MORE
Weekend of Excellence, Save the Date
Mark your calendar for Weekend of Excellence, April 16–19   VISIT
On Campus
Campaign for Quinlan
The Campaign for Quinlan, a fundraising campaign benefiting Quinlan School of Business, is in full swing.   MORE
What's it like to be a Loyola student athlete? Take a look.
As seen in the Phoenix
Places to Stay Warm (Phoenix)
Curl up at one of these cozy spots in Loyola’s very own Rogers Park.   READ MORE
On Campus
Leadership Transition
After 14 years of leadership, Father Garanzini is stepping down as President and CEO and will become Chancellor on July 1. The University’s Provost, John Pelissero, PhD, has been appointed Interim President by the Board of Trustees, also effective July 1.   MORE
Celebrate generosity during Wolf and Kettle Day on March 19!
#Loyola students do public transit like champs.
On Campus
SGLC February newsletter
Take a look at SGLC's latest news and happenings around campus.   MORE
From the Student Development Office
Have a Safe St. Patrick's Day   LEARN MORE
From the Student Development Office
Annual Notice of the University Policy on Alcohol and Other Drugs   LEARN MORE
Because you know we're all about that faith, bout that faith, wolf and kettle
On Campus
SDMA Leader Application


Mar. 11

Don't miss the application deadline to be an SDMA leader.   MORE
Academic Excellence
Kindness for Kristen
#KindnessForKristen strikes a chord in classroom   MORE
Arch Madness - Register


Mar. 05

Join hundreds of your best friends in St. Louis to cheer on the Ramblers   MORE
Make plans to travel to St. Louis over Spring Break for Arch Madness 2015!
From the Financial Aid Office
IMPORTANT - File your FAFSA by Saturday to be eligible for MAP Grant   LEARN MORE
Academic Excellence
A lesson from the heart
A Quinlan professor and marketing students team up for a cause.   READ MORE
On Campus
Excellence Awards 2014-15
Nominate a fellow Rambler for this year's Excellence Awards.   MORE
On Campus
Colossus Reveal Party 2015


Jan. 29

Go wild over the headliners at the Colossus Reveal   MORE
Academic Excellence
SOC Career Week 2015


Jan. 27

The School of Communication Career Week begins   MORE
Leader of the pack
See how Coach Shane Davis took the team he once played for to the NCAA Championship—and won.   MORE
From the VP for Student Development
Spring Semester Safety and Transportation Updates
Spring semester safety and transportation updates   READ MORE
Social Justice
RACE Exhibit
Explore our differences and common identities at the RACE exhibition.   MORE
From ITS
Information Technology Services has successfully upgraded the OnePrint software    READ MORE
On Campus
MLK Celebration


Jan. 21

Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration featuring guest speaker Touré   MORE
Study Abroad


Jan. 20

Learn about study abroad opportunities at this month's Sophomore Supper   REGISTER
On Campus
Rock Wall events
This Winter Break the Halas Rock Wall team is kicking off their boots and lacing up their climbing shoes.   LEARN MORE
Cheer on the Ramblers against #15 Wichita State Sunday, January 11. Free food and swag at the student pregame event starting at 2:30 p.m. in the Damen Student Center.    MORE
On Campus
Shuttle schedule and U-Pass usage during Winter Break   READ MORE
See and hear highlights from this year’s Joyola! performance.
The Quiet Reading Room in the IC = a perfect #RamblerStudySpot.
On Campus
LUMA Creche 2014
Get into the holiday spirit! Join LUMA for the annual creche exhibition.    MORE
College 365
Simple steps to relieve stress
Get well. Be well. Stay well. Check out these simple steps to relieve stress.   READ MORE
Loyola Limited
LL Express
Book your seat now on the LL Express. Shuttles run between campuses and O'Hare and Midway.   MORE
From the Office of the President
In response to the tragic event that took the life of student Mutahir Rauf on Friday evening, here are updates from Campus Safety, Campus Transportation, and Student Development.   MORE
Campus Safety
As we all continue to mourn the death of student Mutahir Rauf, we wanted to update you on the status of the investigation of his murder.   Read more
Student Development
We are shocked and saddened by the tragic and senseless event that took the life of one of our students. In the coming hours and days, we will join together as a University to honor the life of Mutahir Rauf.    MORE
On Campus
It’s Christmastime at Loyola
It’s Christmastime at Loyola   MORE
Learn about one student's work with Chicago's nonprofit community.
Academic Excellence
2014 Student Laureate
Meet senior David Lewis, Loyola’s 2014 Lincoln Academy of Illinois Student Laureate   READ MORE
"A Community of Blood: Jesuits, University Professors, and Worker Martyrs"
Ignatian Heritage Month
El Salvador
Trip to El Salvador inspires student to share experience with others   MORE
Loyola 360 helps first-year students reflect on who they want to become
Rambler Bucks - 2014 Promotion
Save 5% when you use Rambler Bucks at local establishments in November.   MORE
On Campus
Potbelly on Sheridan Road is now open and accepting Rambler Bucks!   MORE
Campus Safety
The Department of Campus Safety is notifying the Loyola community about an aggravated battery incident that occurred in the 6400 block of North Sheridan Road on November 20.   MORE
Ignatian Heritage Month
Salvadoran Martyrs Events - 2


Nov. 20

Loyola to host Jon Sobrino, S.J. for Salvadoran martyrs events   MORE
On Campus
Is there a faculty member you want to get to know better? Invite him/her to lunch, and Second Year Experience will pick up the tab!   LEARN MORE
On Campus
IC Plunge
Register today for the annual Invisible Conflicts Plunge.   REGISTER
On Campus
Ireland's, the new student-run pub, is officially open in Damen Student Center's lower level.   MORE
School of Education students help at-risk high schoolers
Ignatian Heritage Month
IHM Photo Contest 2014 - Winners
Congrats to this year's Ignatian Heritage Month photo contest winner Sofia Gambini!   LEARN MORE
On Campus
Shuttle pick-up location at the Lake Shore Campus
The Lake Shore Campus shuttle pick-up location is now at the parking structure waiting area through March 1.   MORE
Campus Safety
Update: Campus Safety has confirmed that Chan Williams has been found and is doing well.   MORE
Onward LU
New Athletic Director
Welcome Steve Watson, our new director of athletics!   MORE
On Campus
Job Shadow Program
The Career Development Center is accepting applications for its Job Shadow Program.   MORE
On Campus
Join the Loyola community in honoring our veterans during Veterans Week on campus.   MORE
As seen in the Phoenix
Chapel Bells (Phoenix)
Madonna, meet Joseph, James, Cecilia, and Ignatius: the newest additions to the Lake Shore Campus.    MORE
Ignatian Heritage Month
Hunger Week
Join the fight to educate, advocate, and raise money during Hunger Week.   MORE
Social Justice
ABI 2015
Expand your learning beyond the classroom through service on an Alternative Break Immersion.   MORE
Ignatian Heritage Month
IHM 2014 Photo Contest
Announcing the Ignatian Heritage Month Photo Contest! Capture an original shot, and you could win.   MORE
On Campus
Digital Ethics 2014
Attend the International Symposium on Digital Ethics. Students are free.   MORE
Campus Safety
Campus Safety wants to inform you of a strong-arm robbery that was reported to the department on November 2.   MORE
Zombies have invaded Loyola! Watch as the zombie apocalypse unfolds.
Student Development
Tips for a safe and happy Halloween weekend   READ MORE
On Campus
Good Samaritan
So what does it mean to be a good Samaritan?   READ MORE
Warning: Zombies on the loose! Stay tuned for more. #LoyolaChicago
Students nominate Chicago neighborhood to the National Register   LEARN MORE
Midnight Madness
Midnight Madness
Celebrate the start of basketball season with free pizza and giveaways.   MORE
Academic Excellence
School of Communication students recently published Working in Chicago, a book profiling working men and women in Chicago.   MORE
At Loyola, the world is your classroom. Learn about studying abroad.
As seen in the Phoenix
Jane Neufeld
Jane Neufeld, MEd, appointed vice president of student development   LEARN MORE
2014 Maroon and Gold Society Lecture
Maroon & Gold Society welcomes Ben Jealous   MORE
The new West Quad is making a beautiful addition to the Lake Shore Campus.
Happy Energy Week! Check out the events sponsored by @GreenLoyola.
One to One
See what happens when two Loyolans pose together for the first time   PHOTO GALLERY
College 365
Get out—and get involved
Explore all that Loyola has to offer—in and out of the classroom.   READ MORE