Friday Morning Seminars
CURL Friday Morning Seminars are held regularly on Friday mornings during fall & spring semesters from 10:30am until 12:00pm in Cuneo Hall, Room 417. Loyola faculty, students, staff, community members, and guests are welcome.
These seminars are a time for CURL graduates, undergraduates, staff, and community members to discuss their thoughts and experiences with community-based initiatives and/or relevant research. Please note: Unavoidable changes may be necessary. Call 773.508.8521 to confirm specific presentations.
|January 26||The Role Faculty and Staff Play in Student Success and Retention||Shawna Cooper-Gibson, Assistant Provost, Student Academic Services, LUC|
|February 2||Ending Homelessness: Answering the Hard Questions||Nancy Radner, Chief Development Officer, Primo Center for Women and Children|
CANCELED DUE TO SNOW
|CANCELED: Bringing Intersectionality and Nuance to Sexual Health Education and Anti-Sexual Assault Advocacy||Nadiah Mohajir, Founder & Executive Director, HEART Women and Girls
Will be rescheduled. Check back for updates.
|February 16||Housing as a Platform: Innovative Cross-sector Efforts to Expand Access to Supportive Housing||Betsy Benito, Director, CSH|
|February 23||Arrupe College: Building Accessible and Affordable Higher Education||Robert Gutierrez, Lecturer in Psychology, Arrupe College of LUC|
|March 2||"Green Gentrification” Paradox: Advancing Environmental Justice without Displacement||Amy Krings, Assistant Professor, School of Social Work, LUC and Tania Schusler, Advanced Lecturer, Institute of Environmental Sustainability, LUC|
|March 9||No Seminar - Spring Break|
|March 16||Policy and Programmatic Responses to the Opioid Crisis in Indiana||Dennis Watson, Associate Professor, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, School of Public Health|
|March 23||The Role of Philanthropy in Strengthening the Public Oral Health System for Children in Illinois||Bob Egan, Senior Program Officer, Illinois Children's Healthcare Foundation
*Co-sponsored by the Department of Public Health Sciences*
|March 30||No Seminar - Good Friday|
|April 6||No Seminar|
|April 13||Playing Chess not Checkers: The Strategic Approach to Reclaim Democracy||Mehrdad Azemun, Campaign Director, People's Action|
|April 20||A Hostage Reflects on Lessons Learned from the Illinois State Budget Impasse||Andrea Durbin, Chief Executive Officer, Illinois Collaboration On Youth|
|April 27||The Unfulfilled Promises of Online Education: Access & Affordability in the Politics of Academia||Goutham Menon, Dean & Professor, School of Social Work, LUC|
View a Spring 2018 CURL Seminars pdf.