Loyola University Chicago

- Navigation -

Loyola University Chicago

Women and Leadership Archives

Women's Legacy

The Women & Leadership Archives (WLA) collects, preserves, and makes available records of enduring value to researchers studying women's leadership activities.


History Fair

The WLA is ready for History Fair participants! We are open from 8:30-4:30 on Monday, Wednesday-Friday and from 11am-7pm on Tuesdays. Click here for more information and ideas for History Fair topics to research at the WLA!  

Ignatian Heritage Month and the WLA

November at Loyola is Ignatian Heritage month! Events in the celebration will highlight the Ignatian legacy service to humanity, as well as commemorate the 25th anniversary of Salvadoran martyrs. The WLA holds the collections of many women and organizations who, inspired by their faith, fought for social justice. Click here for more information on Ignatian legacy found in the archives.

The Politics of Marriage in the Era of Women's Liberation

Dr. Alison Lefkovitz recently presented on her research as a 2014 WLA Summer Grant recipient. Click here to read more.

Legion of Young Polish Women 75th Anniversary Celebration

The Legion of Young Polish Women recently held a 75th Anniversary celebration on Loyola's campus. Click here to read more.

Legion of Young Polish Women

The much anticipated Legion of Young Polish Women digital exhibit is finally open! Click here to learn more about this fascinating charitable organization and to visit the exhibit.

New Extended Hours!

The WLA will now be open until 7pm on Tuesday evenings! Click here to learn more.

Why is there an Angel on our webpage?

Curious as to why there is an angel on the side of our page? Click here to learn more!


Women and Leadership Archives
Loyola University Chicago · Piper Hall · 1032 W. Sheridan Road · Chicago, IL 60660
Phone: 773.508.8837 · E-mail: WLArchives@luc.edu

Notice of Non-discriminatory Policy