Loyola University Chicago


Achieving College Excellence

Events and Workshops

Below is the schedule for the upcoming semesters' programs, which are available to all ACE Scholars; details will be sent out via e-mail. ACE Programming is a mixture of fun and educational events that take a variety of formats, from interactive workshops, meetings, lectures, speaker panels, and retreats.  Remember it is mandatory for each ACE Scholar to attend at least one workshop each semester.

Listed below are some of the programs currently scheduled for the Spring 2016 semester.  As more are finalized, they will be added to this list. 

ACE Programs for Spring 2016

University Career Fair with Chicago TRIO Partnerships!

The University Career Fair will be held on February 17, 2016 from 1:30PM - 5:00PM in the Damen Lounge. Join other members of the TRIO Community from 5PM-7PM afterwards for a networking event.

Weekend of Excellence - Spring Scholars Recognition Ceremony

The annual Spring Scholars Recognition Ceremony is open to all ACE Scholars. The event will be held on April 17, 2016 at 3PM. More information will be sent to scholars as the event approaches. 

Tutor-Led Workshops

Study Skills: Wednesday, February 3rd, 3PM-5PM, Mundelein 617

Resume/Cover Letter Development: Monday, February 22nd, 4PM-6PM Sullivan 201

Personal Statement/Interview Skills: Monday, February 29th, 4PM-6PM, Sullivan 201

Research Writing Development: Tuesday, March 29th, 6PM-8PM, Sullivan 201

Self-Care Workshop: Tuesday, April 5, 5PM-7PM, Sullivan 201


Lunch n' Learns

Study Abroad Workshop
Gustavo Mendoza, Student

  • Wednesday, February 3rd: 12-1PM, Sullivan 259


Lauren Schwer, Campus Ministry

  • Thursday, February 4th: 1-2PM, Sullivan 259

Career Development Series with Roy Saldana, Jr., ACE
Roy Saldana, Jr., ACE

  • Wednesday, February 10th: 12-1PM, Sullivan 259
  • Thursday, February 11th: 1-2PM, Sullivan 259

Graduate School Exam Preparation
John Clark, Kaplan

  • Wednesday, February 24th: 12-1PM, Sullivan 259

Moira Phippen, Student Leadership Development

  • Wednesday, March 2nd: 12-1PM, Sullivan 259


Lauren Schwer, Campus Ministry

  • Thursday, March 17th: 1-2PM, Sullivan 259

Disability Justice
Moira Phippen, Student Leadership Development

  • Wednesday, April 13th: 12-1PM, Sullivan 259


If you are faculty, staff, or alumni interested in partnering with ACE for an event, please contact us at ace@luc.edu.