Loyola University Chicago is a proud sponsor of the RACE: Are We So Different? exhibition that is being brought to the Chicagoland area by the YWCA Evanston/North Shore and the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center in Skokie, IL. The exhibition, which opens October 12, 2014 and runs through January 25, 2015, offers our University community the opportunity to delve more deeply into one of the key issues related to our social justice mission. Getting there is easy! Consider taking one of the free prearranged buses (leaving at noon and returning by 4pm) on October 21, 23 (LSC) or November 20 (WTC).
SAVE THE DATE! Senior Retreat Registration goes live at 9:00am on Friday, October 17th. In the past two years, this retreat has filled in less than three hours, so mark this date! For more information click here!
I Love Jesuit t-shirts now available! To honor the 25 anniversary of the Salvadoran Martyrs, Campus Ministry is selling "I Love Jesuit" t-shirts for $20. There is a limited quantity so please order soon. Once you have placed your order and it has been processed, you will receive an email from email@example.com when your t-shirt is ready to be picked up in Campus Ministry.
Are you running away from something because it is too painful? Do you want to learn more about what Reconciliation looks like from a psychological, spiritual, and sacramental perspective? Then please join us in Madonna della Strada Chapel on Sunday, October 26th at 6:30pm for a special presentation on the process of reconciliation and forgiveness called “A Path Toward Healing Your Wounds”. Come and find the pattern for your healing. Dr. Kevin McClone, Psy.D., M.Div., Director of the Institute for Sexuality Studies and faculty member at Catholic Theological Union will be presenting with undergraduate senior Oswald Avile, seminarian at St. Joseph College Seminary (B.A. Philosophy, B.S. Psychology. This presentation is co-sponsored by Campus Ministry and St. Joseph College Seminary.
Join the Christian Life Communities (in conjunction with Hunger Week) in collecting canned goods and non-perishable items around the Edgewater and Rogers Park neighborhoods to benefit a local community kitchen - A Just Harvest, on Sunday, November 9, 8:30am – 1pm. Lunch will be provided! If interested, please sign up by Friday, November 7.
Professor Dina Berger, Director of the Latin American Studies Program, will give a talk about the Day of the Dead holiday celebrated in Mexico. She will highlight ways that communities commemorate and celebrate the memories of the deceased. There will be an altar that honors loved ones who have passed as well as commemorates the 25th anniversary of the Salvadoran martyrs. So join us on Thursday, October 30 from 11:30am-12:45pm in Damen MPR South to celebrate Dia de los Muertos!
Looking to get involved at Loyola and make an impact on the world? Check out Alternative Break Immersion Programs in Campus Ministry! Our immersion experiences will give you the opportunity to engage with others outside of Loyola and gain awareness about your world on one of 19 trips over Spring Break and May. Our program combines spirituality, simplicity, justice, and community to give you an experience that will impact you for a lifetime.
Loyola Gives is the annual Loyola University Chicago Holiday Giving Program. Loyola Gives joins our campus community with Catholic Charities' Sponsor-A-Family program to spread holiday cheer throughout Chicago. Loyola groups sponsor families in need by raising funds and purchasing items requested by the families. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Did you somehow miss getting confirmed? If you are a Roman Catholic student who has been baptized and received First Communion, you can receive the Sacrament of Confirmation at Madonna della Strada Chapel on November 23. Classes begin October 15. For more information: contact Dr. John Paul Salay, email@example.com
In Collaboration with Student Leadership Development we will be hosting a 2 part training. October 14th (Religious Literacy)and October 21st (Developing Ally Skills). Both programs will be in Cuneo 302. For more information on the certificate click here.