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Rebecca Barliant Schwartz earned her B.S. in Mathematics, with departmental Honors, from Loyola University Chicago in 1999. She later returned to Loyola for graduate school, receiving her M.S. in Mathematics in 2011. Prior to joining the faculty full-time for a one-year lecturer appointment, Rebecca had been a part-time instructor at Loyola since 2009. She has taught Algebra, Precalculus, Calculus, and Statistics courses. She has also taught a variety of Mathematics courses at the Illinois Institute of Art and the Cooking and Hospitality Institute of Chicago.
Before launching her teaching career, she worked as a computer system analyst and software engineer at a variety of different organizations, including the Non-Proliferation and International Security Division at Los Alamos National Laboratory, auction website uBid.com, and Barbara’s Bookstores (her family business.)