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Second-Year Experience


SDMA Leader Recruitment

Apply now to be a SDMA Leader! There are 4 positions: Brothers for Excellence (B4E) Mentor, LUCES Scholar, STARS Mentor, and The Men’s Project Scholar. All applications must be completed on Orgsync and are due by 5:00pm on Wednesday, March 11th. SDMA Leader Application Link: https://orgsync.com/72155/forms  

Social Justice Internship Applications

Social Justice Interns receive a $5,000 educational grant to complete a year-long internship (275-300 hours) at 1 of 3 community partner organizations. All returning undergraduate students with a 3.0 GPA or higher are encouraged to apply by Friday, March 13 through the Center for Experiential Learning.  

Social Justice Dinner Dialogue: The Digital Divide

Thursday 3/12, 5:00-7:00pm, Regis MPR. As smart phones, social media, and wireless internet access connect us to the digital world, they provide opportunities for greater connection to the rest of humanity and creative ways to advocate for justice. Is social media the new face of advocacy, or is technocentrism destroying our capacity to see human dignity?  

The Racial Divide Symposium

Wednesday, 11 March 2015, 3:30PM - 5:00PM,4th Floor, Information Commons. In the wake of the events surrounding the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, Tamir Rice in Cleveland, Ohio, Eric Garner in Staten Island, New York, among others, Bishop Braxton offers his own reflection on the state of the racial divide in the United States today.  

Sophomore Supper: Pre-Health Advising

Thursday, March 26th at 5:30pm. Are you interested in working in the healthcare industry? Maybe you want to be a doctor, a nurse, or something else entirely? Visit this Sophomore Supper to further explore various options. Pre-Health advisors and healthcare providers will be on site to answer any questions you might have, or to casually talk with you about your passions and plans. The Second Year Experience staff welcomes sophomores, juniors, and seniors to this event. Location: Damen Multipurpose Room  

Out to Lunch

The Out-to-Lunch program is designed to provide opportunities for meaningful conversations between faculty/academic advisors and undergraduate students. Students can take their professors or academic advisors out to lunch for free. Fill out the Out-to-Lunch application form at https://orgsync.com/72156/forms/111829  

Loyola Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (LUROP)

Work on a research project next summer, next year, or for the next 2 years. Loyola has 18 fellowships that offer undergraduate students a stipend and a research budget to support the research, including the Social Innovation/Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship, and Social Justice Research Fellowship. Read more about these fellowship programs on the luc.edu/lurop website. The application deadline is March 1.  


Second Year Experience · 1032 West Sheridan Road, Centennial Forum Student Union, Lower Level 42-E, Chicago, IL 60660 · 773.508.2167

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