Content from October 15, 2018

Searle unveiling

Searle unveiling

Loyola celebrated the research and students of IES and the new Searle Center for Sustainability Innovations. MORE

Security and Donuts

Learn the best ways to keep your information, your identity, and your computer safe from hackers and identity thieves. REGISTER

FACHEX

Learn about the reciprocal tuition benefit program for dependents at Jesuit colleges and universities across the U.S. DETAILS

Budget Town Hall

Budget Town Hall

Financial Services' final information session is at the Lake Shore Campus. MORE

Content from October 11, 2018

Digging up history

Digging up history

Loyola students spent part of their summer sifting through historical artifacts at the Retreat and Ecology Campus. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the October newsletter for information on open enrollment, PTO updates, and professional development offerings. DETAILS

Reserve your seat

Cheer on your Ramblers all season. Purchase tickets for 25 percent off with the staff and faculty discount. MORE

October EcoChallenge

October EcoChallenge

Join Loyola’s official team, and earn points through sustainable action. PARTICIPATE

Content from October 8, 2018

Open House Chicago

Open House Chicago

This weekend, Loyola’s Information Commons and Piper Hall will be featured during the city’s architecture festival. MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Participate in the University’s annual compliance training. The deadline for full-time faculty is October 12. DETAILS

Support Loyola basketball

Celebrate Rambler men’s and women’s basketball and preview the upcoming season at the annual Tip-Off Luncheon. PARTICIPATE

Mission Book Club

Mission Book Club

Register to join this fall, and read and reflect with colleagues. MORE

Content from October 4, 2018

An enduring legacy

An enduring legacy

The Gannon Center for Women and Leadership celebrates 25 years of educating and empowering female leaders. MORE

Loyola Gives

This holiday season, be a part of the University’s annual giving program, and sponsor a family in need. DETAILS

Job Shadow Program

Encourage your students to participate in this career immersion experience during Fall Break. LEARN MORE

Budget Town Halls

Budget Town Halls

Financial Services is hosting information sessions open to the Loyola community. MORE

Content from October 1, 2018

Ramblers at Wrigley

Ramblers at Wrigley

Look back at Cubs Loyola Community Night as the team took on the Pirates and celebrated Rambler pride. PHOTO GALLERY

Budget Town Halls

Financial Services is hosting three information sessions in October to update the Loyola community on the University’s finances. DETAILS

Open Enrollment Information Sessions

2019 Open Enrollment Information Sessions begin this week. View the schedule to find one at your campus. MORE

Tip-Off the season

Tip-Off the season

Celebrate Rambler basketball at the annual luncheon. MORE

Content from September 27, 2018

Helping rural communities

Helping rural communities

Rosa Aramburo (MD ‘18) traveled to Alaska as a medical student, providing health care in isolated villages. MORE

Reserve your seat

Cheer on your Ramblers in Gentile Arena this season. Enjoy the staff and faculty season ticket discount. PARTICIPATE

Staff Paid Time-Off changes

Revisions to Loyola’s Paid Time-Off Program are coming soon. Learn how these changes may affect you. DETAILS

Job Shadow Program

Job Shadow Program

Encourage a Rambler to learn about future career paths. MORE

Content from September 24, 2018

Loyola Votes

Loyola Votes

Gearing up for the elections, the University is hosting events for students, faculty, and staff to stay informed and engaged. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Emergency Response Plan. September’s focus is bomb threats. LEARN MORE

Recognize a colleague

Nominate an outstanding staff member for Staff Council’s monthly Commitment to Excellence Award. PARTICIPATE

Learn in person

Learn in person

Attend upcoming sessions and fairs to learn about new and existing benefits. MORE

Content from September 20, 2018

A view of Faculty Convocation

A view of Faculty Convocation

Loyola welcomed new faculty and recognized colleagues’ accomplishments on Sunday. PHOTO GALLERY

Volunteer for Loyola Votes

Celebrate National Voter Registration Day by helping register voters on campus, and receive a Loyola Votes t-shirt. PARTICIPATE

New medical plan option

Learn more about the new PPO 3 HSA plan which offers lower monthly premiums and other incentives. DETAILS

Reunion weekend

Reunion weekend

Honor the legacy of women leaders at the Mundelein Reunion and 25th Anniversary of the Gannon Center. MORE

Content from September 17, 2018

Founders’ Dinner

Founders’ Dinner

Last week, we celebrated student scholarships and Dr. Biden and Sister Jean. Check out highlights from our annual event. MORE

HIPAA Training for faculty

Develop the necessary knowledge and skills to protect personal health information with mandatory HIPAA Training. DETAILS

Talk to Alex

The online benefits counselor Alex will teach you about all your benefits, including the new PPO 3 HSA plan. LEARN MORE

Hall of Fame coach

Hall of Fame coach

On October 3, Porter Moser will be inducted into the Chicagoland Sports Hall of Fame. MORE

Content from September 13, 2018

Loyola ranks 89

Loyola ranks 89

U.S. News & World Report listed the University at 89 in their 2019 rankings. See what puts Loyola in the top 100. MORE

What’s new with benefits?

Read the latest message from Human Resources with information on new benefit offerings. DETAILS

Learn to podcast

Award-winning podcaster and Loyola faculty member, Jonathan B. Singer, PhD, hosts a workshop for academics. PARTICIPATE

Faculty Convocation

Faculty Convocation

Celebrate the new academic year with colleagues at Sunday’s event. MORE

Content from September 10, 2018

Welcoming Ramblers

Welcoming Ramblers

With the school year in full swing, take a look back at Welcome Week 2018. PHOTO GALLERY

News from Human Resources

Read the latest newsletter with information on open enrollment season, health savings benefits, and more. DETAILS

Faculty Convocation

Celebrate the beginning of the 2018-19 academic year, recognize academic excellence, and welcome new colleagues. MORE

Cubs Community Night

Cubs Community Night

Show your Loyola pride at Wrigley on September 27. PARTICIPATE

Content from September 6, 2018

Annual White Coat Ceremony

Annual White Coat Ceremony

The Stritch School of Medicine welcomed its newest medical students on August 25. See photos of the Class of 2022. MORE

Celebrating a decade

The School of Communication is marking its 10th anniversary with events throughout the 2018-19 academic year. DETAILS

Lake Shore Campus headshots

On Friday, September 14, Loyola faculty and staff on Lake Shore Campus are invited to have their headshots taken. PARTICIPATE

The opportunity for change

The opportunity for change

Cindy Blackstock (MJ ‘15) is using her legal education to advocate for indigenous children. MORE

Content from August 30, 2018

Citizens of the World

Citizens of the World

Read Dr. Rooney’s message welcoming the University community back for the 2018-19 academic year. MORE

Celebrating Sister Jean

The Loyola community celebrated Sister Jean’s 99th birthday. Take a look back at the festivities. PHOTO GALLERY

Appear in Inside Loyola

Promote important events and exciting information in the University’s one-stop source for news. PARTICIPATE

Back-to-school block party

Back-to-school block party

Enjoy free food and music on Water Tower Campus. MORE

Content from August 27, 2018

A leap of faith

A leap of faith

College counselors from Chicago-area high schools explain what Arrupe has meant for students in their schools. MORE

HIPAA training

Help the University protect the Loyola community’s personal health information. Staff must complete the training by Friday. MORE

Talk to Alex

The online benefits counselor Alex will teach you about all your benefits, including the new PPO 3 HSA plan. DETAILS

Campus connector

Campus connector

The intercampus shuttle has resumed service. MORE

Content from August 23, 2018

Welcome new students

Welcome new students

Join faculty and staff in celebration of the start of the school year, and greet new Ramblers along the cheer tunnel. MORE

Share your University events

Highlight upcoming campus events with the Loyola community by submitting them to the University Calendar. PARTICIPATE

Reflect and grow

Explore this year’s Spiritual Exercises in Everyday Life retreat offerings. Sign up for this uniquely Ignatian experience. MORE

Finding Purpose

Finding Purpose

At Convocation, author Andrew Hoffman will speak to new students. MORE

Content from August 20, 2018

Welcome Week

Welcome Week

From the cheer tunnel and Mass to the annual block party, take a look at how Loyola is welcoming students this year. MORE

Sister Jean turns 99!

Celebrate Sister Jean on August 21. Join the University community in the Damen Student Center atrium for cake and festivities. MORE

Campus meal plans

Aramark is offering an array of faculty and staff meal deals. Explore your campus dining options. DETAILS

Hall of Fame coach

Hall of Fame coach

Kate Achter, women’s basketball head coach, will be inducted by her alma mater. MORE

Content from August 16, 2018

Arrupe

Arrupe's Class of 2018

Arrupe celebrated its second graduating class last weekend. Look back at the Commencement festivities. MORE

Uncovering artifacts

Reinhard Andress, PhD, will present on mosaic artwork from the 1893 World’s Fair at Dank Haus German Cultural Center. MORE

Move-In parking

During Move-in, the main parking structure is restricted to students and their families. Check out Faculty/Staff Information. DETAILS

Wireless change

Wireless change

On August 20, Loyola’s network will move from loyola to LUC. MORE

Content from August 13, 2018

Anatomy of a crime scene

Anatomy of a crime scene

A group of high school seniors visited Loyola’s Forensic Science labs to learn about crime scene investigation. MORE

Move-in volunteers

Be a part of the Class of 2022’s first days on campus. Sign up to welcome Loyola’s newest Ramblers. PARTICIPATE

Harassment Prevention Training

Help foster a safe, inclusive, and respectful campus community by completing the University’s compliance training. DETAILS

Pray, meditate, and reflect

Pray, meditate, and reflect

Join the Spiritual Exercises in Everyday Life Retreat. MORE

Content from August 9, 2018

Arrupe’s impact

Arrupe’s impact

As Commencement approaches for this year’s class, check in on the Class of 2017’s life after Arrupe. WATCH

God’s word at the borders

Miguel Diaz, PhD, appeared on BBC’s Heart and Soul to discuss the role of religion in the current immigration debate. MORE

Promote your University events

Highlight this fall’s events on the University calendar and share with the Loyola community. PARTICIPATE

Faculty and staff retreats

Faculty and staff retreats

Explore LUREC’s offerings for personal growth and professional development. MORE

Content from August 6, 2018

Tour the market

Tour the market

Check out some of this season’s local and sustainable food at the University’s Farmers Market on Loyola Plaza. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the August update for information on Open Enrollment, benefits tools, and upcoming course offerings. DETAILS

Sign up for EMERGE

Focus on your professional development, and sign up for the Loyola’s latest available trainings. PARTICIPATE

Reserve your seat

Reserve your seat

Enjoy the staff and faculty discount, and cheer on the Ramblers this season. MORE

Content from August 2, 2018

Feast of Saint Ignatius

Feast of Saint Ignatius

Look back at the gathering of faculty, staff, and Loyola retirees at the annual celebration of our shared Jesuit mission. MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Learn about the University’s upcoming annual compliance training for all staff and full-time faculty. DETAILS

Ethics in medicine

For the second year, the Health Sciences Division is hosting the Dvorak Conference, exploring ethical issues in health care. MORE

Ignatian Service Day

Ignatian Service Day

Relive the first of this year’s days of service in our lakeside communities. VIEW

Content from July 30, 2018

In the flight path

In the flight path

A group of students is working to make Loyola’s campus safer for migrating birds. MORE

Focus on Teaching and Learning

Register for Loyola’s biannual conference, and collaborate with colleagues on best practices in education. PARTICIPATE

Training and development

Learn about the University’s upcoming compliance and professional development training programs. DETAILS

Crain

Crain's Chicago

Colleen Reaney was named to the Notable Women in Education list. MORE

Content from July 26, 2018

Lollapalooza clean-up

Lollapalooza clean-up

Learn how Loyola students help make the music festival greener. MORE

Feast Day of Saint Ignatius

Feast Day of Saint Ignatius

Today is the final day to sign up for shuttle service to the annual Mass and picnic on the Lake Shore Campus. MORE

Ramblers golf outing

Join the University’s student athletes, alumni, colleagues, and friends on the course and support the Ramblers. PARTICIPATE

Welcome the Class of 2022

Residence Life is looking for faculty and staff volunteers to assist with First Year Move-In Days, August 21-23. REGISTER

Content from July 23, 2018

Fueling the University

Fueling the University

Learn how used cooking oil is made into bus fuel and glycerin soap at the University’s Searle Biodiesel Lab. MORE

News from the Information Security Office

Read the latest newsletter with information on password protection and avoiding phishing e-mails. LEARN MORE

Representing Loyola

Serving as ACUHO-I president, Deb Schmidt-Rogers is a residence life leader both at Loyola and nationally. READ MORE

Global meets local

Global meets local

Explore LUMA’s summer exhibitions. PHOTO GALLERY

Content from July 19, 2018

Effective advocacy

Effective advocacy

Bryant Cameron Webb (JD ’12, MD) is using his education and Loyola experience to advocate for change. MORE

Cheer on your Ramblers

Reserve your seat in Gentile. Faculty and staff members receive 25 percent off men’s basketball season tickets! LEARN MORE

Focus on Teaching and Learning

Register for the University’s biannual conference taking place at Lake Shore Campus on August 16. REGISTER

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Check out the new schedule of professional development offerings. MORE

Content from July 16, 2018

Sustainable campus

Sustainable campus

Loyola made College Magazine’s list of Top 10 Most Eco-Friendly Colleges. READ MORE

Benefits Value Advisor

Contact an advisor to save on out-of-pocket expenses and earn cash rewards for the choices you make. DETAILS

Mentor and guide

Read about Graduate Faculty Member of the Year Kayhan Parsi, JD, PhD, and his work supporting bioethics students. MORE

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

Sign up by Wednesday, July 18, and help out in the community. MORE

Content from July 12, 2018

Feast Day reminders

Feast Day reminders

Sign up for shuttle service to the Lake Shore Campus for the Mass and picnic on Tuesday, July 31. PARTICIPATE

Sign up for EMERGE

Register for this season’s new series of personal and professional development trainings. DETAILS

Bike to Work winners

Loyola won the 27th annual citywide challenge in the education category. Congratulations cyclists! MORE

Fostering Ignatian values

Fostering Ignatian values

Flip through photos of the second annual THEA Institute. VIEW

Content from July 9, 2018

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

Sign up and give back to the Chicagoland community with colleagues from across the University. PARTICIPATE

News from Human Resources

Read the July update, which includes information on benefits and professional development offerings. DETAILS

Business Leadership Hub

Check out the hub’s new website, serving as a gateway to the best of academic thought and practical solutions. MORE

Savoring the day

Savoring the day

Fred Bryant, PhD, shares the benefits of overcoming negativity. MORE

Content from July 5, 2018

The Jesuit Way Forward

The Jesuit Way Forward

Dr. Rooney recently spoke on the origin and evolution of Jesuit education. READ MORE

Voluntary Transition Incentive Program

Senior Vice President Wayne Magdziarz provided an update on VTIP, detailing the program’s impact and results. DETAILS

Loyola Ramblers golf outing

Athletics hosts its annual event next month at Harborside International Golf Center. PARTICIPATE

Neighborhood partnership

Neighborhood partnership

Loyola made a gift to Gale Community Academy in Rogers Park. MORE

Content from July 2, 2018

Summer begins at LUMA

Summer begins at LUMA

Celebrate the opening of three new exhibitions. Meet the artists and explore this season’s artwork. VISIT

New University appointment

Learn about the appointment of the acting dean of the School of Communication, John Slania. MORE

Farmers Market

Head to Loyola Plaza every Monday to shop and support local and sustainable businesses and foods. DETAILS

Sign up to serve

Sign up to serve

Join your colleagues for this year’s Ignatian Service Days. MORE

Content from June 28, 2018

America’s sweetheart

America’s sweetheart

Sister Jean made People’s list of 100 Reasons to Love America This Year. READ MORE

Ignatian Service Days 2018

Join your colleagues, and give back to the Chicagoland community. Register for events in July or August. REGISTER

News from the Information Security Office

A phishing e-mail impersonating the Office of the President was reported. Hear from ITS on how to protect your information. MORE

Storyteller

Storyteller

On Blackademics, Dra. Chang shared her story and encouraged others to share theirs. VIEW

Content from June 25, 2018

Designing tools, saving lives

Designing tools, saving lives

Learn how Loyola engineering students are designing models to support nursing students. READ MORE

Honoring our legacy

Dr. Rooney invites faculty and staff to observe the Feast Day of Saint Ignatius through service and celebration. DETAILS

Be featured in Inside Loyola

Highlight upcoming events, a colleague’s accomplishments, and exciting research to the University community. LEARN MORE

William O

William O'Hearn Service Award

Susan Malisch was honored at the AJCU’s information technology conference. READ MORE

Content from June 21, 2018

From Loyola to the White House

From Loyola to the White House

Katie Rogers (BA ‘07), The New York Times journalist, utilizes skills she learned at Loyola to report on the president. MORE

Task force update

Read the report from independent firm Hillard Heintze on the incident that occurred outside Gentile Arena in February. MORE

Bike to Work Challenge

Participate in the 27th annual event taking place through June 29, and earn wellness points while you ride. DETAILS

Ramblers golf outing

Ramblers golf outing

Be a part of Athletics’ 33rd annual golf event. PARTICIPATE

Content from June 18, 2018

Care for our planet

Care for our planet

Dean Nancy Tuchman reflects on the confluence of faith and science and Pope Francis’ call to action. READ MORE

Explore, discern, affirm

Register for the Inner-Mission Employee Retreat on July 11-12 and take time to reflect. LEARN MORE

50 years in Rome

John Nicholson, PhD, celebrated 50 years of teaching art history at Loyola’s John Felice Rome Center. WATCH

Breakthrough research

Breakthrough research

Dr. Albain’s work could revolutionize early-stage breast cancer treatment. MORE

Content from June 14, 2018

Alumni Weekend in photos

Alumni Weekend in photos

Relive this year’s celebration with Loyola alumni and University colleagues in our photo gallery. MORE

Technology training

ITS offers a range of training sessions for faculty. Look through their list of upcoming offerings. REGISTER NOW

Summer at Madonna della Strada

Worship at the Lake Shore and Water Tower campuses. Check out the Mass schedule through August 26. PARTICIPATE

Student athlete success

Student athlete success

Six Loyola varsity teams earned perfect APR scores for 2017-18. MORE

Content from June 11, 2018

Bike to Work Challenge

Bike to Work Challenge

Join the 27th annual citywide event happening June 15–29, and earn wellness points while you bike. PARTICIPATE

News from Human Resources

Read the June update which includes details about the updated careers website and retirement resources. MORE

Reflect and connect

Take time for yourself during the Inner-Mission Employee Retreat at Loyola’s Retreat and Ecology Campus. REGISTER

Caps of Commencement

Caps of Commencement

Check out some of the Class of 2018’s best grad caps. PHOTO GALLERY

Content from June 7, 2018

Remembering Sister Ann Ida

Remembering Sister Ann Ida

Loyola honors the memory of Sister Ann Ida Gannon, BVM, former professor and president of Mundelein College. MORE

Highlight your University events

Submit upcoming events to the University Calendar, and spread the word to the Loyola community. MORE

Alumni Weekend

This weekend, join Loyola alumni, faculty, and staff for the party of the summer. REGISTER

Leaders in their field

Leaders in their field

Meet a few of the women who make Loyola a national leader in STEM. MORE

Content from June 4, 2018

Tour Cuneo

Tour Cuneo

Loyola’s historic property is now open to the public for mansion tours. Plan a visit on an upcoming Friday or Saturday. MORE

Fiscal year deadlines

As the 2018 fiscal year comes to a close, review Financial Services’ list of approaching deadlines. LEARN MORE

Women's volleyball camps

Check out the schedule of upcoming sessions, and see which experience might be best for your camper. PARTICIPATE

Local and sustainable

Local and sustainable

The Farmers Market kicks off today on Loyola Plaza. MORE

Content from May 31, 2018

Testing the waters

Testing the waters

Biologist John Kelly is researching the effect of pharmaceuticals on microbial communities in our waterways. MORE

Grand reopening

Cuneo Mansion and Gardens reopens to the public on Saturday, June 2. Schedule your tour, and soak up the rich history. DETAILS

Men’s basketball camps

Loyola is hosting three summer sessions. Check the schedule, and see which experience might be best for your camper. PARTICIPATE

Climate change and human health

Climate change and human health

This year’s conference yielded eight important takeaways. MORE

Content from May 24, 2018

Art illuminating the spirit

Art illuminating the spirit

Join LUMA as it hosts author Wendy Pearlman for a talk on her book We Crossed a Bridge and it Trembled. MORE

Strategic communication

Read the latest Project Management Office newsletter for insights on crafting communication plans. DETAILS

New University appointment

Mary Houston (JFRC Fall ‘06, BS ‘07, and MED ‘13) was named director of Alumni Relations. READ MORE

Advocates for justice

Advocates for justice

Loyola established new professorships in honor of Justice McMorrow (JD ‘53). MORE

Content from May 21, 2018

A season to remember

A season to remember

Loyola’s men’s basketball team defied the odds to make it to the Final Four. Relive their epic 2017-18 run. MORE

Founders' Dinner

Dr. Jill Biden headlines our annual event for student scholarships on September 12 at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel. LEARN MORE

Environmentally engaged

Olivia Urbanski's (BS ‘18) Loyola education took her from Alaska to Kenya. READ MORE

Ignatian Contemplation Retreat

Ignatian Contemplation Retreat

Reflect and renew at this year’s mission retreat. MORE

Content from May 17, 2018

Achieving the dream

Achieving the dream

These students were the first DACA recipients to openly attend medical school. Learn where they are headed next. MORE

Alumni success

See how a Loyola degree is helping these recent College of Arts and Sciences graduates succeed. READ MORE

Summer reading

Mission Book Club meets soon. Join the community, and reflect on The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything. PARTICIPATE

Commencement gallery

Commencement gallery

Take a look back at Loyola’s Class of 2018 celebrations. VIEW

Content from May 14, 2018

Relive Commencement 2018

Relive Commencement 2018

From senior toast to crossing the stage, take a look at hundreds of photos from last week’s Commencement festivities. VIEW

Gannon Center appointment

The University named Gabrielle Buckley as the new director of the Gannon Center for Women and Leadership. LEARN MORE

Summer Institute on Aging

The focus of this year’s conference is on dementia: how to talk about it, recognize it, and cope with its many phases. PARTICIPATE

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Participate in these personal and professional development offerings. MORE

Content from May 10, 2018

Commencement week in photos

Commencement week in photos

Flip through this week’s graduation albums, and celebrate with Loyola’s Class of 2018. PHOTO GALLERY

New University appointment

Learn about the appointment of the acting vice president for mission integration, Janet Sisler. READ MORE

Call for March Madness photos

Share your memories of this year’s historic NCAA Tournament run with the University Archives. PARTICIPATE

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend

Register for this annual event by May 11 for early-bird pricing. MORE

Content from May 7, 2018

Class of 2018

Class of 2018

Celebrate our graduates during Commencement ceremonies at the Lake Shore Campus beginning tomorrow. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the May update, with information on an upcoming retreat, professional development, insurance, and benefits. MORE

Voluntary Transition Incentive Program

Senior leadership announced a new initiative to continue the University's efforts focused on operational alignment. DETAILS

Addressing our graduates

Addressing our graduates

Check out this year’s list of Commencement speakers. MORE

Content from May 3, 2018

Commencement week construction

Commencement week construction

A developer is beginning a construction project on May 7. This will affect traffic around the Lake Shore Campus. DETAILS

BioBlitz challenge

Join students, faculty, and staff at LUREC as they work to find as many species as possible in a 24-hour period. PARTICIPATE

Social media best practices

Check out the information security newsletter to learn more about smart social media use and updates to Loyola Aware. LEARN MORE

Breaking the Ceiling

Breaking the Ceiling

See how Loyola’s women in STEM are impacting their fields. MORE

Content from April 30, 2018

Unlocking the power of algae

Unlocking the power of algae

Jake O. Nalley (BS ‘11) is working to uncover new ways to utilize algae as a sustainable fuel source. LEARN MORE

Union agreements ratified

CAS and ELLP non-tenure-track faculty have voted to ratify their three-year collective bargaining agreements. DETAILS

Faculty Receptions

The University president and acting provost invite faculty to join them at the Water Tower and Health Science campus events. MORE

Sustainability revolution

Sustainability revolution

Nancy Landrum, PhD, outlines the ways business can push for a greener future. MORE

Content from April 26, 2018

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend

Join Loyola alumni and colleagues June 9-10 for the party of the summer. Register by April 30 for early-bird pricing. MORE

Climate Change and Human Health

Videos from the 2018 Climate Change Conference are online. Check out the keynote address and informative panels. VIEW

Mission Book Club

Join the Loyola community in reading and reflecting on The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything. PARTICIPATE

Weekend of Excellence in review

Weekend of Excellence in review

Relive the celebration of student achievement. MORE

Content from April 23, 2018

Climate change and Zika

Climate change and Zika

Loyola researcher Justin Harbison is exploring ways to control the spread of mosquito-borne illness. MORE

Commencement volunteers

Celebrate the Class of 2018, and sign up to be a part of this year’s ceremonies. REGISTER NOW

Call for March Madness photos

University Archives invites you to share your Ramblers 2018 NCAA Tournament memories to be featured in future exhibits. DETAILS

Commitment to students

Commitment to students

Jeanne Widen, PhD, SCPS Associate Dean, discusses online education at Loyola. MORE

Content from April 19, 2018

Reflect and renew

Reflect and renew

Take a step back from the stress of daily life. Join this year’s Ignatian Contemplation Retreat, May 29-31. REGISTER

Negotiations update

Loyola reached Tentative Agreements with SEIU Local 73 for three-year collective bargaining agreements. MORE

News from University Staff Council

Recommend full-time staff members for University Staff Council. Nominations are open until Friday, April 20. PARTICIPATE

Weekend of Excellence

Weekend of Excellence

Meet this year’s standout students. MORE

Content from April 16, 2018

Weekend of Excellence

Weekend of Excellence

Join the annual celebration of student scholarship, April 19-22. Take a look at this year’s schedule of events. MORE

Faculty Receptions

The University President and Acting Provost invite faculty to join them at events this spring. DETAILS

Million Mile Month

Throughout April, participate in this fitness challenge initiative and set health and wellness goals. REGISTER

A call for environmental leaders

A call for environmental leaders

IES is offering a new four-course sequence for sustainability professionals. MORE

Content from April 12, 2018

Do Well and Do Good

Do Well and Do Good

The Quinlan School of Business is hosting a panel of Chicago leaders discussing career success across multiple sectors. MORE

SEIU negotiations update

View this flyer on Loyola’s job security proposals. Bargaining sessions are now scheduled for next Monday and Wednesday. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the April update, which includes information about Million Mile Month, as well as benefits tracking and rewards. DETAILS

Water access advocate

Water access advocate

George McGraw (BA ’09) is working to bring clean water to all Americans. MORE

Content from April 9, 2018

Weekend of Excellence

Weekend of Excellence

Loyola shines a spotlight on student achievement at the 8th annual Weekend of Excellence, April 19–22. PARTICIPATE

Know the facts

View this flyer for an overview of Loyola’s latest proposals and where negotiations stand with SEIU Local 73. MORE

Total Rewards Statement

A summary of your salary and benefits as of December 31, 2017, is now available online. LEARN MORE

Baumhart Center conversation

Baumhart Center conversation

Hear from social innovator Jessica Droste Yagan. MORE

Content from April 5, 2018

Nominate a colleague

University Senate nominations are now open. Recommend a colleague during this election cycle. MORE

BioBlitz

BioBlitz

This spring, ensure LUREC’s ecosystem is carefully documented, and the biodiverse area is properly maintained. REGISTER

Update on negotiations

The acting provost addresses inaccurate information shared in recent SEIU communications. READ MORE

Commencement volunteers

Commencement volunteers

Be a part of this year’s ceremony, and celebrate the Class of 2018. MORE

Content from April 2, 2018

Created by culture

Created by culture

The Ramblers closed an historic season and showed the world what Loyola basketball is all about. MORE

Diversity Climate Survey

Explore the data and results, and read about the University's commitment to fostering a just and equitable community. DETAILS

SEIU Planning a strike on April 4

Loyola is not canceling classes, and all buildings, student services, and athletic events will continue as usual. LEARN MORE

Black Lives Matter conference

Black Lives Matter conference

Be a part of the annual, daylong event. MORE

Content from March 29, 2018

Easter celebration

Easter celebration

Join the Loyola community for Mass at Madonna della Strada Chapel on Sunday morning at 10:30 a.m. MORE

Task Force members announced

The Campus Safety Independent Review Task Force is comprised of students, faculty, staff, and outside experts. LEARN MORE

Loyola’s Distinctive Light

Dr. Rooney shares Easter and Passover blessings with the University community. READ MORE

Saturday watch parties

Saturday watch parties

Cheer on the Ramblers in Gentile Arena as they face Michigan. MORE

Content from March 26, 2018

No finish line

No finish line

The Ramblers make history once again as they advance to the Final Four for the first time since 1963. MORE

From influential to influencers

Learn how to turn social media skills into a career from a Loyola student and alumnae. DETAILS

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with the University’s Emergency Response Plan. The March focus is tornadoes. LEARN MORE

Come to the Cabaret

Come to the Cabaret

From April 5-15, Loyola presents the musical Cabaret. MORE

Content from March 22, 2018

Holy Week

Holy Week

Join the Loyola community in prayer and celebration at services and events across the Chicagoland campuses. MORE

Pizza with the President

Pizza with the President

The Water Tower campus lunch and Q&A with Dr. Rooney has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 27. PARTICIPATE

Collective bargaining update

The latest University proposals offer significant compensation increases as SEIU threatens a strike in early April. READ MORE

Sweet 16 watch parties

Sweet 16 watch parties

Enjoy the March Madness action, and cheer on the Ramblers. MORE

Content from March 19, 2018

Sweet Sixteen bound

Sweet Sixteen bound

Loyola won in dramatic fashion in Dallas. The team advances to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16. MORE

Black Art and the Power of Healing

Black Art and the Power of Healing

During this year’s Black Lives Matter Conference, explore Black art, its aesthetics, practices, and histories. PARTICIPATE

Frontiers in Science

Attend this symposium to hear from Dr. John Dye about his work to counteract Ebola and other high-risk pathogens. DETAILS

Match Day

Match Day

Relive the celebration with our Stritch students. MORE

Content from March 15, 2018

Climate Change in real life

Climate Change in real life

Gina McCarthy, Climate Change Conference keynote speaker, discusses the environmental risks and human health. MORE

Pizza with the President

Join Dr. Rooney for lunch, Q&A, and University updates on all Chicagoland campuses next week. DETAILS

Turn an idea into reality

Turn an idea into reality

Transform entrepreneurial ideas into a business or nonprofit. Learn about Ignite Lab on March 15 or 19. LEARN MORE

March Madness watch parties

March Madness watch parties

Cheer on your Ramblers at these campus-area watch parties. MORE

Content from March 12, 2018

March Madness

March Madness

Follow the action as the men’s basketball team makes history competing at the 2018 NCAA Tournament. MORE

Climate Change and Human Health

Gina McCarthy, former EPA Administrator, is the keynote speaker for Loyola’s fifth annual Climate Change Conference. REGISTER

IRS updates

IRS updates

Read this message from Finance, with important information on Form W-4s and the withholding calculator tool. DETAILS

Women in the Arts

Women in the Arts

Be a part of the University's March celebrations. PARTICIPATE

Content from March 8, 2018

Building a Bridge

Building a Bridge

On Friday, March 23, Fr. James Martin, S.J., will visit Loyola to speak about his latest book. REGISTER

The Question of Religious Freedom

On March 12 and 13, Loyola will host leading theologians and legal scholars for a conference on religious freedom. MORE

Celebrate faculty scholarship

Celebrate faculty scholarship

Enjoy refreshments, conversation, and a display of publications and scholarship by University faculty. DETAILS

Selection Sunday

Selection Sunday

Join the Ramblers for the March Madness Selection Show. MORE

Content from March 5, 2018

NCAA Tournament-bound

NCAA Tournament-bound

With Sunday's MVC championship, Loyola men's basketball heads to March Madness for the first time since 1985. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the March update, which includes information about upcoming harassment trainings and wellness benefits. DETAILS

Social Justice Symposium

Social Justice Symposium

Attend workshops, performances, and sessions focused on the experience of social identities across higher ed. REGISTER

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Focus on your professional development. MORE

Content from March 1, 2018

A gift that will transform lives

A gift that will transform lives

Jennifer Pritzker (BA ‘79) donated to support Loyola students in honor of her mother, Audrey G. Ratner (BS ‘78). MORE

Preparation and prevention

Learn about the resources offered at Loyola in the event of a shooting. READ MORE

LOCUS upgrade

The LOCUS system will undergo a technical upgrade and be unavailable between 2 a.m. on March 6 through March 9. MORE

Game of Change

Game of Change

Read how Loyola’s team transformed college basketball. MORE

Content from February 26, 2018

A conversation with Wil Haygood

A conversation with Wil Haygood

The decorated author and journalist reflects on race in America, press freedom, and where his work takes him. MORE

An inclusive community

Read Dr. Rooney's message reaffirming Loyola's commitment to diversity and inclusion. MORE

Climate Change and Human Health

Join the Institute of Environmental Sustainability for the annual Climate Change Conference, March 15-16. REGISTER

George Saunders Radio Hour

George Saunders Radio Hour

Spend an evening with a MacArthur Genius. MORE

Content from February 22, 2018

2018 Martyrs Award

2018 Martyrs Award

Nominate a faith-based organization or individual committed to service and social justice. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with the University’s Incident Response Awareness protocols. February’s focus is flood safety. LEARN MORE

Lenten Examens

Loyola’s Mission Office invites you to reflect and focus on forgiveness and healing this Lenten season. DETAILS

Race and the Law

Race and the Law

The 2018 symposium will explore the intersection of race and education. MORE

Content from February 19, 2018

George Saunders Radio Hour

George Saunders Radio Hour

Enjoy live readings and discussion with MacArthur Genius and Man Booker Prize winner George Saunders. MORE

Progress in Negotiations with SEIU Local 73

Loyola is bargaining with urgency to reach a fair and reasonable agreement for our non-tenure-track faculty this spring. MORE

Artist, advocate, community voice

Explore art, race, and social engagement with Chicago artists at this University Libraries event. LEARN MORE

Focus on forgiveness and healing

Focus on forgiveness and healing

Begin and end this Lenten season with the Ignatian examen. MORE

Content from February 15, 2018

Climate Change Conference

Climate Change Conference

Explore human health and climate change. REGISTER

Science that serves others

Science that serves others

Aadeel Akhtar (BS ‘07, MS ‘08) is changing lives by developing affordable and advanced bionic hands for amputees. MORE

Go Move Challenge

Throughout February, be active and compete against other AJCU institutions. PARTICIPATE

Surprising blessings

Kay Metres (BA ‘87) shares insights she gained from her battle with and recovery from breast cancer. READ MORE

Content from February 12, 2018

Ash Wednesday services

Ash Wednesday services

Join the Loyola community in observing the beginning of the Lenten season on Wednesday, February 14. MORE

Third annual ITS Showcase

On Thursday, February 15, learn about available library and technology resources. REGISTER

Spring 2018 Feminist Lecture Series

Explore essential topics in contemporary feminism guided by students, alumni, staff, and faculty. LEARN MORE

The power of documentation

The power of documentation

Join Dra. Chang as she talks about her new book and research. MORE

Content from February 8, 2018

University Will Remain Open

University Will Remain Open

Loyola will be open today, Friday, February 9. All classes will be held as scheduled. LEARN MORE

Spring at LUMA

Spring at LUMA

Explore the work of the museum's three featured artists who are confronting current social issues. MORE

Socialize with colleagues

On Tuesday, February 13, join your colleagues at the Water Tower Campus Staff Reception. DETAILS

Risk insight

Learn more about risk management, upcoming project management class offerings, and resources. LEARN MORE

Annual law symposium

Annual law symposium

This year’s focus is the global response to climate change. MORE

Content from February 5, 2018

Loyola receives cornerstone gift

Loyola receives cornerstone gift

Al Norville (BS ‘60) generously made a lead gift to support the construction of a new athletics practice facility. MORE

Paper and Electronic W-2’s

Read this message from Finance about important W-2 statement information. LEARN MORE

News from Human Resources

The February update includes information about wellness benefits, retirement services, and professional development. DETAILS

Jesuit Jam 2018

Jesuit Jam 2018

Participate in this annual basketball tradition on February 7. MORE

Content from February 1, 2018

2018 Excellence Awards

2018 Excellence Awards

Nominate outstanding Loyola students to be recognized during this year’s Weekend of Excellence. MORE

News from ITS

The migration from Box to Microsoft’s OneDrive for cloud storage is underway and users are being migrated in groups. VIEW

Memorial for David Prasse

Please join the University community in celebrating the life and contributions of David Prasse, PhD, on February 19. DETAILS

Support the Dream Act

Support the Dream Act

Join Loyola’s Call Congress Campaign today. MORE

Content from January 29, 2018

Loyola

Loyola's All-Century Team

The University will recognize some of our greatest players at the men’s basketball game versus Missouri State. MORE

Continuing the conversation

Read this update on the results of the Diversity and Inclusion Climate Survey. LEARN MORE

2018 Excellence Awards

By February 6, nominate outstanding students to be honored at this year’s Weekend of Excellence. PARTICIPATE

Fitness competition

Fitness competition

Starting Thursday, compete against Jesuit institutions. MORE

Content from January 25, 2018

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Register for Loyola’s personal and professional development opportunities with this season’s EMERGE trainings. MORE

2018-2019 tuition update

Read Dr. Rooney’s letter about tuition and the University’s commitment to educational excellence and affordability. VIEW

Weekend Warriors

Learn about the School of Law’s innovative Weekend JD program, and hear from students getting their degrees. READ MORE

Intercampus shuttle tracker

Intercampus shuttle tracker

Campus Transportation has rolled out a new tracking system. MORE

Content from January 22, 2018

Climate Change and Human Health

Climate Change and Human Health

Loyola’s fifth annual Climate Change Conference features Gina McCarthy, former EPA Administrator. REGISTER

Promote your University events

Submit upcoming events to the University Calendar, and spread the word to the Loyola community. VIEW

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with the Incident Response Awareness plans, and learn what to do in the event of utility failure on campus. DETAILS

Participate and celebrate

Participate and celebrate

Be a part of the annual celebration of Dr. King. MORE

Content from January 18, 2018

Embracing social justice

Embracing social justice

Meet civil rights activist Adrienne Y. Bailey, PhD, before she delivers the MLK Celebration keynote address. MORE

Transforming the Narrative

Dr. Rooney welcomes students back and reflects on how the Loyola community advances peace and justice. READ MORE

Payroll update

Finance has compiled information on how the recently passed tax reform legislation will impact payroll. DETAILS

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Check out this season’s available trainings. MORE

Content from January 11, 2018

Submit your work

Submit your work

Loyola is seeking abstract proposals for an event featuring critically acclaimed author, George Saunders. MORE

Transformative Thinking

Honor the legacy of Dr. King through these University events, which explore how to utilize his principles. DETAILS

Finance's year-end reminders

From tax withholding to W-2 information, review these helpful reminders for the end of the calendar year. READ MORE

Cheer on your Ramblers

Cheer on your Ramblers

On Wednesday, Loyola men’s basketball faces Southern Illinois at home. MORE

Content from January 8, 2018

Loyola Gives

Loyola Gives

The University community donated to more than 60 Chicagoland families. See what your generosity equaled. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the January update, which includes information on revised sick leave policies and 2018 wellness information. DETAILS

Additional tax form

Learn more about the Form 1095-C, and elect to receive your statement electronically. READ MORE

New year, new alumni

New year, new alumni

These SCPS students kicked off 2018 as graduates. VIEW

Content from January 4, 2018

Transformative Thinking

Transformative Thinking

Loyola will honor the legacy of Dr. King this month. The celebration includes several service opportunities. REGISTER

Last call for crèche

Visit Art and Faith of the Crèche at LUMA before the annual exhibition closes this weekend. MORE

CURL shines a light

Learn how Loyola’s Center for Urban Research and Learning is working to address homelessness. DETAILS

A year in review

A year in review

Look back at some of the highlights from 2017. VIEW

Content from December 21, 2017

Christmas closure

Christmas closure

The University will close the week of Christmas and reopen January 2, 2018. Learn more about the closure. MORE

New University appointment

Meet the new vice president for University Marketing and Communication, Colleen Newquist. LEARN MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Incident Response Awareness plans. Winter storms are this month’s focus. DETAILS

Thank you, Loyola

Thank you, Loyola

Sister Jean is on the mend. Read her message of thanks. MORE

Content from December 18, 2017

Home for the holidays

Home for the holidays

Watch as Loyolans reflect on what home means to them—and how they found a home at the University. MORE

The Gifts We Bring

Dr. Rooney shares holiday wishes with the Loyola community and reflects on the gifts we bring each other. READ MORE

Spring technology updates

Review the important changes Information Technology Services will be implementing from December through May. VIEW

Honoring Dr. King

Honoring Dr. King

Learn more about next month’s MLK Celebration events. MORE

Content from December 14, 2017

Honoring excellence

Honoring excellence

See the staff members who received awards at this year's Staff Recognition and Excellence ceremony. MORE

Collective bargaining progress

Loyola has been bargaining in good faith with SEIU Local 73 and the separate bargaining teams from CAS and ELLP. MORE

Continue the conversation

Read through the results of the University-wide Gender-Based Violence Climate Survey. LEARN MORE

Join the festivities

Join the festivities

Celebrate with colleagues at this year's Christmas Reception. MORE

Content from December 11, 2017

Arrupe celebrates Christmas

Arrupe celebrates Christmas

Check out photos from Arrupe’s annual tree-trimming and Christmas festivities. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read this month’s update, with information about January program offerings and health benefits. LEARN MORE

Annual MLK celebration

Attend University-wide events honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., including keynote by Dr. Adrienne Bailey. MORE

Art and Faith of the Crèche

Art and Faith of the Crèche

See nativity scenes from around the world. PHOTO GALLERY

Content from December 7, 2017

Meet your Staff Stars

Meet your Staff Stars

Read about the Commitment to Excellence award winners for November. MORE

Gift of extra holiday time

The University will close the entire week of Christmas, December 25–29, and reopen on January 2. DETAILS

Rescheduled staff reception

Join your colleagues at the Water Tower Campus Staff Reception on Tuesday, February 13. LEARN MORE

Explore, discern, affirm

Explore, discern, affirm

Take time for yourself at the Inner-Mission Employee Retreat. MORE

Content from December 4, 2017

Center for Social Justice

Center for Social Justice

With a gift from Curt and Linda Rodin, the School of Law will expand programming to assist the underserved. MORE

Advocating for Our Students

Read Dr. Rooney's response to recent tax reform legislation efforts and its potential impact on higher education. MORE

Spread holiday cheer

Share the spirit of the season by choosing from a variety of Loyola Christmas print or e-cards. DETAILS

Recognize student excellence

Recognize student excellence

Nominate an undergraduate for the Women’s Leadership Award. MORE

Content from November 30, 2017

Planting the seed and doing good

Planting the seed and doing good

Hear from alumnus Daniel McGowan about the impact one class at Loyola had on his career. MORE

Final chance to participate

November 30 is the last day to take the University-wide climate survey. Be sure to respond, and have your voice heard. VISIT

Celebrate Art and Faith of the Crèche

Join LUMA members and staff for the opening of the annual crèche exhibition. DETAILS

Stritch Dinner in photos

Stritch Dinner in photos

Take a look at the 67th Annual Stritch School of Medicine Awards Dinner. VIEW

Content from November 27, 2017

First-generation mentor

First-generation mentor

Loyola alumna Cristina Rodriguez discusses the rewarding relationships she’s developed at Loyola. MORE

Prepared to respond

Familiarize yourself with how to respond to an active shooter situation and the role of Campus Safety and law enforcement. MORE

Be a part of Giving Tuesday

Learn how you can help give the gift of a Loyola education, and spread the word. PARTICIPATE

Martyrs Award photo recap

Martyrs Award photo recap

Take a peek at this year’s Martyrs Award presentation. VIEW

Content from November 20, 2017

Drawn to serve and give

Drawn to serve and give

Sister Norma Pimentel discusses how Loyola helped her understand the human person in a more holistic way. MORE

A text that speaks to Loyola's mission

Help identify an author and book for Convocation. Submit your recommendation for the 2018 First-Year Text. PARTICIPATE

Open Enrollment deadline

This Wednesday, November 22, the Open Enrollment period closes. Revisit your benefit selections now. LEARN MORE

Share the holiday spirit

Share the holiday spirit

Order your Loyola cards in time for the Christmas season. MORE

Content from November 16, 2017

A resource for change

A resource for change

Read about this year's Martyrs Award recipient, the Quinn Community Center. MORE

Organizational announcement

John P. Pelissero, PhD, will transition out of the provost and chief academic officer role and return to faculty. READ MORE

University-wide beverage survey

Assist Loyola's Purchasing team as they determine what beverages to offer on campus. PARTICIPATE

Staff excellence awards

Staff excellence awards

Celebrate Loyola staff members at this year's reception. MORE

Content from November 13, 2017

Celebrate Quinn Community Center

Celebrate Quinn Community Center

Join the University as it honors the organization at the third annual Martyrs Award Panel and Presentation. MORE

Register for Loyola Alert

Campus Safety will test the Loyola Alert system on Tuesday, November 14. Sign up to receive messages. VISIT

Migrating to Microsoft OneDrive

Loyola will move from Box to OneDrive for cloud storage, allowing you to house, share, and sync work files on any device. DETAILS

Diversity Climate Survey

Diversity Climate Survey

Participate in Loyola's University-wide climate survey through November 17. MORE

Content from November 9, 2017

From Loyola to Nepal

From Loyola to Nepal

Read how alumnus Dr. Andrew Trotter draws upon the skills he learned at Loyola to impact his work in Nepal. MORE

A Radical Faith

Author Eileen Markey will discuss how the life and death of Sister Maura illuminates the evolution of postwar Catholicism. VIEW

Chat with Sister Jean

Tune in to Facebook Live on Monday to talk with Sister Jean about Ignatian spirituality, life, and Loyola. MORE

Content from November 6, 2017

The president and the press

The president and the press

This week, an expert panel will explore Donald Trump’s contentious relationship with the media. MORE

Open Enrollment is underway

Through November 22, revisit your current benefit elections and learn about new and existing benefits. LEARN MORE

Share your perspective

Help Loyola assess diversity and inclusion on campus. Take the University-wide climate survey. VISIT

Educate, advocate, participate

Educate, advocate, participate

Be part of Hunger Week activities this year. MORE

Content from November 2, 2017

Meet Loyola

Meet Loyola's Staff Stars

Read about the Commitment to Excellence award winners for October. VISIT

Exploring Loyola's legacy

Ignatian Heritage Month began with Dr. Rooney's message to the community celebrating our mission and history. MORE

The resonance of G.K. Chesterton

Join distinguished scholar Father Ian Boyd as he discusses the relevance of Chesterton's work for contemporary times. VIEW

The education springboard

The education springboard

Read alumna Theresa Dear's story of turning adversity into success. MORE

Content from October 30, 2017

Ignatian Heritage Month

Ignatian Heritage Month

Check out November events, test your Jesuit knowledge, and learn about Loyolans living the Ignatian call to serve. MORE

CURL names new director

David Van Zytveld has been appointed the new director of the Center for Urban Research and Learning. MORE

Summer Shuttle survey

Staff Council is gathering information on the interest and potential use of a Summer Shuttle Service. Weigh in on their survey. VISIT

Loyola honors research

Loyola honors research

Save the date for St. Albert's Day. READ MORE

Content from October 27, 2017

Celebrate a Colleague

Celebrate a Colleague

Recognize a coworker’s service and contributions to Loyola. Nominations for Staff Excellence Awards are open. MORE

Open Enrollment

Familiarize yourself with Loyola’s benefit options before Open Enrollment begins November 1. VIEW

A People's History of Chicago

Engage with Chicago and the world during a reading by poet Kevin Coval. Continue the conversation at a faculty workshop. MORE

Mass of Remembrance

Mass of Remembrance

Honor a loved one at this annual Loyola community liturgy. MORE

Content from October 23, 2017

Read and reflect

Read and reflect

Discuss Showdown, by 2017 Commencement speaker Wil Haygood, at Ignatian Heritage Month Book Club. MORE

University-wide beverage survey

Participate in the preference survey, and help Loyola's Purchasing Team determine what beverages to offer. VISIT

Fire safety at Loyola

Familiarize yourself with the University’s Incident Response Awareness plans. The focus in October is fire safety. LEARN MORE

Focus on the Book

Focus on the Book

Celebrate Marie Curie and her contributions to science. MORE

Content from October 19, 2017

Letters from Loyola

Letters from Loyola

After last week’s Dream Act campaign, 7,362 letters from the Loyola community were delivered to Capitol Hill. MORE

An evening with colleagues

Next week, across all three Chicago-area campuses, Drs. Rooney, Pelissero, and Callahan will join faculty at fall receptions. MORE

News from Human Resources

November 1 marks the beginning of Open Enrollment. Learn more about Loyola’s benefit options. VIEW

Showcasing women leaders

Showcasing women leaders

Discover their stories at this Chicago Open Archives event. MORE

Content from October 16, 2017

Teaching at the frontiers

Teaching at the frontiers

Read about Faculty Member of the Year Maria Vidal de Haymes, PhD, and her work with Jesuit institutions worldwide. MORE

Share your University events

Promote upcoming events with the Loyola community. Submit them to the University Calendar. VISIT

Reciprocal tuition benefit

Reciprocal tuition benefit

Learn about the FACHEX program for dependents at Jesuit colleges and universities across the U.S. LEARN MORE

Support your Ramblers

Support your Ramblers

Celebrate Loyola basketball at the annual tip-off luncheon. MORE

Content from October 12, 2017

Turning trauma into understanding

Turning trauma into understanding

Professor Art Lurigio’s own experience with crime has shaped his research on victims’ trauma. READ MORE

Grad assistants to see enhancements in '17-'18

Loyola announces stipend increases and plans to introduce new travel awards, affinity groups, and engagement opportunities. MORE

Assessing diversity on campus

Assessing diversity on campus

The University is launching its climate survey at the end of October. Participate and impact diversity and inclusion at Loyola. MORE

Ignatian Heritage Book Club

Ignatian Heritage Book Club

Join the community in reading and reflecting on Showdown. REGISTER

Content from October 9, 2017

City Club of Chicago Address

City Club of Chicago Address

Watch Dr. Rooney discuss the innovative ways the University is impacting Chicago and beyond. VIEW

Explore Loyola's benefit options

Read the October update, which includes details on health and wellness opportunities during Open Enrollment. MORE

Secure your digital presence

Check out the information security newsletter, featuring safety tips for mobile and online account protection. MORE

Dream Act tabling

Dream Act tabling

Learn about this week’s events, and spread the word. MORE

Content from October 5, 2017

Reignite your passion for learning

Reignite your passion for learning

Hear from fellow faculty and connect with graduates at this month's College of Arts and Sciences alumni event. MORE

Loyola Gives

Be a part of the University’s annual holiday giving program, and sponsor a family in need. LEARN MORE

Humanities Datebook

Screenings, lectures, and performances—know about it all by signing up for this round-up of humanities-related events. MORE

Tip-off the season

Tip-off the season

Join men's and women's basketball for their annual luncheon. REGISTER

Content from October 2, 2017

Mentor, scholar, colleague

Mentor, scholar, colleague

Read about Ignatius Loyola Award for Excellence in Teaching recipient Héctor García Chávez, PhD. MORE

Reciprocal tuition benefit

Learn about the FACHEX program for dependents at Jesuit colleges and universities across the U.S. READ MORE

Assessing diversity on campus

Save the date for the University-wide climate survey, launching at the end of the month. LEARN MORE

Discussing digital ethics

Discussing digital ethics

This year's symposium features keynote Cathy O'Neil. REGISTER

Content from September 28, 2017

Loyola in four seasons

Loyola in four seasons

Fall, winter, spring, and summer - experience one year at Loyola in one minute. WATCH VIDEO

Fall receptions for staff and faculty

Dr. Rooney and senior leadership invite staff and faculty across all three campuses to this year's receptions. MORE

Onward LU

This Saturday, celebrate the exciting future of Loyola athletics at Lake Shore Campus. REGISTER

Rambler family photos

Rambler family photos

Check out last weekend's festivities. VIEW

Content from September 25, 2017

Faith that does justice

Faith that does justice

Read about Mark Kuczewski, PhD, who was recently named Faculty Member of the Year at Convocation. LEARN MORE

Just Employment Task Force

Dr. Rooney responds to the task force's recommendations for creating a more fair, competitive, and socially just workplace. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Incident Response Awareness plans. September’s focus is bomb threats. READ MORE

A new approach

A new approach

Watch Father Katsouros talk about Jesuit education’s future. VIEW

Content from September 21, 2017

Shop and support local

Shop and support local

The Loyola Farmers Market transitions to fall hours next week. The market will be open Mondays from 3:30-6:30 p.m. VISIT

Rambler families visit campus

Our annual Family Weekend kicks off tomorrow. Take a look at the schedule and planned events. VIEW

Natural disaster response

Loyola is coordinating support for those affected by Hurricane Maria and the Mexico City earthquake READ MORE

Content from September 18, 2017

Welcome Rambler families

Welcome Rambler families

Our annual Family Weekend kicks off this Friday, September 22, at the Lake Shore Campus. LEARN MORE

Understanding Loyola’s financials

Financial Services and Human Resources are hosting three learning sessions, open to the University community. LEARN MORE

Take time everyday

Take time everyday

Pray, meditate, and reflect with Mission & Identity. REGISTER

Innovative solutions

Learn more about available project management classes, tools, and templates. READ MORE

Content from September 14, 2017

Reconnect with alumni

Reconnect with alumni

Register for this College of Arts and Sciences event. MORE

Responding to Hurricane Irma

Responding to Hurricane Irma

Support those affected by the storm, especially Loyola alumni and students from the region. LEARN MORE

Faculty Convocation in review

Read through the remarks and program from last Sunday’s event at the Lake Shore Campus. MORE

Reinventing Jesuit education

Next week, the City Club of Chicago welcomes Father Katsouros, dean and executive director of Arrupe College. REGISTER

Content from September 11, 2017

A look at Faculty Convocation

A look at Faculty Convocation

The University welcomed new faculty and honored colleagues’ accomplishments at Sunday's Convocation. VIEW

Responding to Hurricane Irma

Many members of our community have been impacted by Irma, and Loyolans are coordinating support efforts. LEARN MORE

News from Human Resources

Read September’s update, which includes details about health and wellness opportunities available during Open Enrollment. MORE

Urging for legislation

Urging for legislation

Senator Durbin shared in our support of DACA students. MORE

Content from September 7, 2017

Statement of support

Statement of support

Dr. Rooney reaffirms Loyola’s commitment to the extraordinary group of students affected by the DACA decision. MORE

First week in review

Look at photos captured at the Student of Color Welcome Reception, Water Tower Campus Block Party, and more. PHOTO GALLERY

Advocating for our students

The provosts share information and resources for our DACA students and the entire Loyola community. MORE

Celebrate the new academic year

Celebrate the new academic year

Join colleagues at Sunday's Faculty Convocation. MORE

Content from August 31, 2017

Celebrate Faculty Convocation

Start the academic year by welcoming new faculty and honoring colleagues’ accomplishments. MORE

A gift of time

Learn about the University’s plan to close the week of Christmas, and save the date for the University Christmas Reception. MORE

Meet your August Staff Stars

Meet your August Staff Stars

Read about this month's Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

Response to Hurricane Harvey

Response to Hurricane Harvey

Offer prayers and support for Loyolans affected. MORE

Content from August 28, 2017

3 ways to set the world on fire

3 ways to set the world on fire

"There's no time better than right now to be undertaking a Jesuit education." —Wil Haygood READ MORE

A back-to-school tradition

Celebrate the first week of classes with free food and music at the Water Tower Campus Block Party. MORE

Campus connector

Intercampus shuttle service relaunched this week. Find out about service changes during the Labor Day holiday. READ MORE

A Rambler welcome

A Rambler welcome

New students are introduced to life at Loyola. PHOTO GALLERY

Content from August 24, 2017

Dr. Rooney

Dr. Rooney's call to action

“What will you do this academic year to make a difference? How will you go to the marginalized...?" READ MORE

New Student Convocation

Participate with faculty and staff in the cheer tunnel and hear from Pulitzer nominee and First-Year Text author Wil Haygood. MORE

Welcome Week is here

Look at the full schedule of events and join the Loyola community in welcoming students to campus. LEARN MORE

Stritch School of Medicine

Stritch School of Medicine

View photos from the annual White Coat Ceremony. MORE

Content from August 21, 2017

Participate in Student Convocation

Participate in Student Convocation

Join faculty and staff in celebrating the start of the school year during the annual cheer tunnel and Convocation. MORE

Onward LU

Celebrate the exciting future of Loyola Athletics next month at the Lake Shore Campus. REGISTER

Parking update for Move-In

This week, the Main Parking Structure will be restricted to students moving onto campus. See “Faculty/Staff Information.” MORE

Welcome Week

Welcome Week

Take a look at the full schedule of events for students. VIEW

Content from August 17, 2017

A Rambler welcome

A Rambler welcome

From New Student Convocation to the New Year’s Festival, take a look at the full Welcome Week schedule. LEARN MORE

Parking update for Move-In

Next week, the Main Parking Structure will be restricted to students moving onto campus. See “Faculty/Staff Information.” MORE

Participate in a focus group

Impact the development of a University-wide climate survey and sign up to join a focus group. LEARN MORE

First Class

First Class

See photos from Arrupe College’s inaugural Commencement. VIEW

Content from August 14, 2017

Congratulations, Class of 2017

Congratulations, Class of 2017

Two years ago, Arrupe College opened its doors—and now, students are ready for their next step. READ MORE

Focus on Teaching & Learning

Register for the biannual conference taking place at the Lake Shore Campus this Wednesday, August 16. LEARN MORE

Move-In volunteers

Sign up to welcome and assist students and their families as they move into residence halls across campuses. MORE

Onward LU

Onward LU

Celebrate the exciting future of Loyola Athletics. MORE

Content from August 10, 2017

Feast Day of Saint Ignatius

Feast Day of Saint Ignatius

View photos from this year’s celebrations on the Lake Shore and Health Sciences campuses. PHOTO GALLERY

Loyola Receives $6 Million Gift

John and Kathy Schreiber generously gift $6 million for Arrupe students and graduates. READ MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the August update, which includes details on the recent Illinois income tax increase, open enrollment season, and more. MORE

Architectural Digest

Architectural Digest

Information Commons named one of most stunning libraries. MORE

Content from August 7, 2017

Loyola Receives $6 Million Gift

Loyola Receives $6 Million Gift

John and Kathy Schreiber generously gift $6 million for Arrupe students and graduates. READ MORE

Build community

Student Transitions and Outreach is looking for mentors to support first-year students as they transition to life at Loyola. MORE

Move-In volunteers

Sign up to welcome and assist students and their families as they move into residence halls across campuses. REGISTER

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

See moments from this year’s events in the community. MORE

Content from August 3, 2017

Service Days in review

Service Days in review

Take a look at moments from this year’s Service Days at various partner organizations. PHOTO GALLERY

Move-In volunteers

Move-In volunteers

Welcome new and returning students to campus. MORE

Focus on Teaching & Learning

Register for the biannual conference taking place at the Lake Shore Campus on Wednesday, August 16. LEARN MORE

Promote upcoming events

As your plans solidify for the academic year, submit upcoming events to be highlighted on the University Calendar. MORE

Content from July 31, 2017

News from Human Resources

News from Human Resources

The new EMERGE schedule has been released. Trainings kick off on August 3 with “Collaboration.” REGISTER

Class of 2021

Class of 2021

See how we’re welcoming our incoming class. VIEW

Support our student-athletes

Season tickets for men’s basketball, women's volleyball, and men's and women's soccer are on sale now. MORE

New transportation option

Shuttle service is now available from the Forest Park CTA Blue Line station to the Health Sciences Campus. READ MORE

Content from July 27, 2017

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

Faculty and staff volunteered recently in the community. MORE

Focus on Teaching & Learning

Register for the biannual conference taking place at the Lake Shore Campus next month. LEARN MORE

July Staff Stars

Read about this month's five Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

Celebrate our mission

Celebrate our mission

Gather with colleagues and reflect at on-campus events happening on Friday, July 28. READ MORE

Content from July 24, 2017

July Staff Stars

July Staff Stars

Read about this month's Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

Feast of Saint Ignatius

This Friday, join the community in celebrating Saint Ignatius at a variety of on-campus celebrations. READ MORE

Summer Book League

Register and keep track of the pages you read through August 1 to participate in this Loyola Libraries contest. MORE

Summer at LUMA

Summer at LUMA

New exhibitions feature Chicago photographers. MORE

Content from July 20, 2017

Encouraging growth

Encouraging growth

Register for the Focus on Teaching and Learning Conference taking place at the Lake Shore Campus next month. MORE

Dining Services hours

Find out what locations are open at the Lake Shore and Water Tower campuses. LEARN MORE

Feast Day reminders

Don't forget to drop off your donations today and sign up for the shuttle to the Lake Shore Campus picnic. MORE

Father Garanzini

Father Garanzini's Next Step

Read a message from the chairman and president. MORE

Content from July 16, 2017

Welcoming the Class of 2021

Welcoming the Class of 2021

Classes don't start until August—but incoming freshmen are already getting their start at Orientation. PHOTO GALLERY

Library Design Workshops

Help the University Libraries think about the future of Cudahy Library and the Information Commons. LEARN MORE

Executive Education

Attend a Lunch & Learn this month to find out more about upcoming programming and the faculty and staff discount. MORE

Summer liturgy schedule

Summer liturgy schedule

Celebrate Mass at Madonna della Strada Chapel. MORE

Content from July 13, 2017

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

Volunteer with colleagues this month. Registration for the July 21 service day closes on Friday. REGISTER

News from Human Resources

Read the July update, which includes details on Blue365's deals and upcoming Careers website trainings. MORE

Academic excellence

More than 100 Loyola student-athletes were recognized with Missouri Valley Conference Academic Awards. READ MORE

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Shop local at the Loyola Plaza every Monday. MORE

Content from July 10, 2017

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Athletics hosts its annual outing next month at The Golf Club of Illinois. REGISTER

Diversity and inclusion

The Executive Council on Diversity and Inclusion is hosting a training series on building an effective leadership team. MORE

The Sights of Summer

With the official start of the season, we look at Loyola and Chicago in all their warm-weather glory. PHOTO GALLERY

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

Volunteer with colleagues at a service site this month. MORE

Content from July 6, 2017

Summer at LUMA

Summer at LUMA

New exhibitions feature Chicago photographers. READ MORE

Celebrate our mission

Celebrate our mission

Ignatian Service Days, on-campus celebrations, and donation drives are all happening this month. LEARN MORE

Technology for the classroom

Instructional Technology and Research Support offers trainings to prepare faculty and staff to use various platforms. MORE

Recognize a colleague

If you know an exceptional staff member, nominate them for Staff Council’s monthly Commitment to Excellence Award. MORE

Content from June 29, 2017

Celebrate our mission

Celebrate our mission

Learn about the upcoming Ignatian Service Days, on-campus celebrations, and donation drives. READ MORE

June Staff Stars

Read about this month's five Commitment to Excellence award winners. READ MORE

The fight against fentanyl abuse

Senior Lecturer James DeFrancesco, PhD, works to identify the hidden causes behind the opioid epidemic. MORE

The sights of summer

The sights of summer

See Loyola and Chicago in all their warm-weather glory. MORE

Bike Commuter Challenge

Bike Commuter Challenge

Sign up and log your rides by the end of the month. MORE

Content from June 26, 2017

June Staff Stars

June Staff Stars

Read about this month's Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

Facilitating peace in Colombia

Professor Clifford Shultz, PhD, co-authored a new study examining the effects of the growing fair-trade coffee network. READ MORE

Promote upcoming events

As your plans solidify for the academic year, submit upcoming events to be highlighted on the University Calendar. LEARN MORE

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

See how we’re welcoming the Class of 2021. PHOTO GALLERY

Content from June 22, 2017

The sights of summer

The sights of summer

With the official start of the season, we look at Loyola and Chicago in all their warm-weather glory. PHOTO GALLERY

Read Loyola online

Check out the magazine website for feature stories, videos, access to past issues, and more. VISIT

Summer Book League

Register and keep track of the pages you read through August 1 to participate in this Loyola Libraries contest. LEARN MORE

Bike Commuter Challenge

Bike Commuter Challenge

Learn about next week’s pit stop and joining Loyola’s team. MORE

Content from June 19, 2017

Alumni Weekend in review

Alumni Weekend in review

Loyola faculty, staff, and alumni recently reconnected at the Lake Shore Campus. PHOTO GALLERY

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Tee off at Athletics’ annual outing in August at The Golf Club of Illinois. LEARN MORE

Bike Commuter Challenge

Join the Loyola team for the 26th annual citywide Bike Commuter Challenge taking place through June 30. REGISTER

Anatomy of an M1

Anatomy of an M1

Stories from the first year of med school then and now. MORE

Content from June 15, 2017

Founders’ Dinner

Founders’ Dinner

Friday evening, we celebrated student scholarships at our annual signature fundraising event. WATCH VIDEOS

Promote upcoming events

As your plans solidify for the academic year, submit upcoming events to be highlighted on the University Calendar. MORE

Diversity and inclusion

The Executive Council on Diversity and Inclusion is hosting a new training series. June’s topic is supporting diverse learners. MORE

Research takes flight

Research takes flight

Associate professor Sushma Reddy, PhD, discovers new bird species. READ MORE

Content from June 12, 2017

Bike Commuter Challenge

Bike Commuter Challenge

Join the Loyola team for the 26th annual citywide Bike Commuter Challenge taking place June 16–30. READ MORE

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Athletics hosts its annual outing in August at The Golf Club of Illinois. LEARN MORE

Technology for the classroom

Instructional Technology and Research Support offers trainings to prepare faculty and staff to use various platforms. MORE

Stritch School of Medicine

Stritch School of Medicine

Meet Dean Steve A. N. Goldstein, MD, PhD. READ MORE

Content from June 8, 2017

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend

Join Loyola alumni on Saturday. Faculty and staff can register with discount code LUCSTAFF. LEARN MORE

Diversity and inclusion

The Executive Council on Diversity and Inclusion is hosting a new training series. June’s topic is supporting diverse learners. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the June update, which includes details on the “Get Fit” program and Chicago’s annual Bike Commuter Challenge. MORE

Encouraging girls in STEM

Encouraging girls in STEM

Science Sisters Day sparks young girls’ interest in science. MORE

Content from June 5, 2017

Academic Innovation Team

Academic Innovation Team

Read this Q&A with team leader Joan Phillips, PhD, about how they’re helping faculty and staff create proposals. MORE

Founders’ Dinner

Cokie Roberts headlines our annual signature fundraising event for student scholarships on Friday, June 9. REGISTER

Culinary events at LUREC

See the latest schedule of upcoming classes and demonstrations happening at the Retreat and Ecology Campus. MORE

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend

Join colleagues and alumni at this year's event Saturday. REGISTER

Content from June 1, 2017

Class of 2017

Class of 2017

We asked our graduates one last question before they crossed the stage: “How will you set the world on fire?” VIEW

News from Human Resources

Learn about the recent upgrade to PeopleAdmin, our online talent management application. READ MORE

University Staff Council

On Tuesday, May 30, staff members received a link to vote in this year's election. Learn more about the candidates. MORE

Founders’ Dinner

Founders’ Dinner

Support student scholarships at this signature fundraising event. REGISTER

Content from May 25, 2017

May Staff Stars

May Staff Stars

Read about this month's Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

News from Human Resources

Learn about the upgrades coming next week to PeopleAdmin, our online talent management application. READ MORE

Summer Book League

Register and keep track of the pages you read this summer to participate in the University Libraries' annual event. MORE

Commencement 2017

Commencement 2017

See photos from the ceremonies, celebrations, and more. VIEW

Content from May 22, 2017

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend

Join Loyola alumni for the summer's biggest party. Faculty and staff can register with discount code LUCSTAFF. MORE

Ignatian Heritage Book Club

This summer’s Mission Book Club begins soon. Read and reflect on The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything. LEARN MORE

Founders’ Dinner

Cokie Roberts headlines our annual signature fundraising event for student scholarships on Friday, June 9. REGISTER

Pedaling through Chicago

Pedaling through Chicago

History professor's "Midnight Bike Ride" brings the past to life. MORE

Content from May 18, 2017

Founders’ Dinner 2017

Founders’ Dinner 2017

Cokie Roberts headlines our annual signature fundraising event for student scholarships on Friday, June 9. REGISTER

Take time to reflect

Attend the Inner-Mission Employee Retreat at the Retreat and Ecology Campus in June. LEARN MORE

Alumni Weekend

Join Loyola alumni for the biggest party of the summer. Faculty and staff can register with discount code LUCSTAFF. LEARN MORE

Commencement continues

Commencement continues

Celebrate Stritch School of Medicine graduates. MORE

Content from May 15, 2017

They did it

They did it

Flip through hundreds of photos from last week’s Commencement ceremonies and celebrations. VIEW

Ramblers lead in the classroom

Seven Loyola varsity athletics programs earned perfect Academic Progress Rate scores according to the NCAA. LEARN MORE

News from Human Resources

Learn about the upgrades coming this month to PeopleAdmin, our online talent management application. READ MORE

Civic engagement panel

Civic engagement panel

Loyolan joins local students and President Obama for discussion. READ MORE

Content from May 11, 2017

Congratulations, Class of 2017

Congratulations, Class of 2017

Take a look at photos from this week’s Commencement ceremonies and festivities. VIEW

News from University Staff Council

Don’t forget to nominate full-time, dedicated staff members to serve on the University Staff Council by Friday, May 12. MORE

Ignatian Heritage Book Club

Join the Loyola community in reading and reflecting on The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything. LEARN MORE

Rambler sports camps

Rambler sports camps

Campers get to learn from Loyola coaches and athletes. MORE

Content from May 8, 2017

Class of 2017

Class of 2017

Celebrate graduating students at Commencement ceremonies on the Lake Shore Campus beginning this week. LEARN MORE

Reflecting on the Academic Year

Dr. Rooney looks back on the year, discusses the importance of innovation, and congratulates this year’s graduates. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read an update on the Careers website upgrade, financial planning, and the 24/7 Nurseline. MORE

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend

Join colleagues and alumni at this year's event on June 10. MORE

Content from May 4, 2017

The long and winding road

The long and winding road

Twenty years after leaving Cuba as political refugees, this mother and daughter are joining Loyola's Class of 2017. MORE

News from Financial Services

Review important deadlines and processes as we near the end of the fiscal year. READ MORE

ITS Alert: Major SPAM Outbreak

This week Loyola's e-mail servers received messages from multiple sources containing a form of SPAM/malware. LEARN MORE

Class of 2017 profiles

Class of 2017 profiles

A Loyola degree helped these graduates stand out and succeed. READ MORE

Content from May 1, 2017

Class of 2017

Class of 2017

Celebrate graduating students at Commencement ceremonies beginning next week—and don't forget to volunteer. MORE

News from Human Resources

Learn about the upgrades coming later this month to PeopleAdmin, our online talent management application. READ MORE

Ignatian Contemplation Retreat

Take the time for reflection and renewal May 15–17 at a retreat founded on the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius. MORE

Loyola magazine

Loyola magazine

Flip through the newest issue. VIEW

Content from April 27, 2017

April Staff Stars

April Staff Stars

Read about April’s five Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Emergency Response Plan. This month's focus is responding to an explosion. MORE

Professional development

Join Loyola’s Toastmasters chapter to improve your communication, leadership, and public speaking skills. MORE

Content from April 24, 2017

Faculty Receptions

Faculty Receptions

Drs. Rooney, Pelissero, and Callahan invite faculty to join them at events beginning this week. READ MORE

News from ITS

Windows 10 and Office 2016 are now available for Loyola-managed PCs. Learn about upcoming trainings. MORE

Weekend of Excellence

Weekend of Excellence

See photos from this year’s celebration. VIEW

University Senate

Attend the next meeting, taking place Friday, April 28, at the Lake Shore Campus. LEARN MORE

Content from April 20, 2017

Weekend of Excellence 2017

Weekend of Excellence 2017

Take a look at this year’s schedule of events celebrating students' achievements—events begin today. MORE

Commencement Volunteers

Be an important part of this year’s ceremonies and celebrate the graduates of the Class of 2017 next month. MORE

Faculty Receptions

Drs. Rooney, Pelissero, and Callahan invite faculty to join them at events this spring. LEARN MORE

Ignatian Contemplation Retreat

Ignatian Contemplation Retreat

Sign up for Mission & Identity's retreat, May 15–17. REGISTER

Content from April 17, 2017

Weekend of Excellence 2017

Weekend of Excellence 2017

View Dr. Rooney’s video introduction, review the schedule, and browse profiles of some student participants. MORE

Maroon and gold and green

As Earth Day approaches, we’re hosting several events to help make the world a greener—and better—place. READ MORE

Teach-in on immigration

On Wednesday, join the Loyola community for the final program in a series of discussions on topics of current interest. MORE

The Common Cause Lecture

The Common Cause Lecture

Cardinal Blase J. Cupich will address our common ground in a time of division. LEARN MORE

Content from April 13, 2017

Celebrate Easter

Celebrate Easter

Join the Loyola community for Mass at Madonna della Strada Chapel on Sunday morning. LEARN MORE

An Easter message

Dr. Rooney wishes the Loyola community a Happy Easter and Happy Passover. READ MORE

News from ITS

A phone system upgrade will be made Friday and Saturday, causing service disruptions at the Water Tower Campus. MORE

Civic Engagement

Civic Engagement

Next Wednesday, learn about the history of Mexican immigration. LEARN MORE

Content from April 10, 2017

Living our mission on Good Friday

Living our mission on Good Friday

Volunteer with the Chicago community and support Stations of the Cross and a peace walk through Englewood. MORE

Commencement volunteers

Be an important part of this year’s ceremonies and celebrate the graduates of the Class of 2017 beginning May 9. LEARN MORE

Alumni and Friends Networking Night

Faculty and staff are invited to attend a talk with the deputy director of the Natural Resources Defence Council. READ MORE

Holy Week is here

Holy Week is here

Reflect and rejoice at on-campus services throughout the week. LEARN MORE

Content from April 6, 2017

Holy Week

Holy Week

Join the Loyola community for liturgies and signature events across the Chicagoland campuses next week. MORE

News from Human Resources

Read the monthly update, which includes information about Total Reward Statements and a new discount with Equinox Fitness. MORE

John Courtney Murray, S.J., Forum

The annual event takes place tonight, focusing on the celebration of beauty through the lens of the Catholic Intellectual Tradition. MORE

Civic engagement

Civic engagement

Attend today’s panel discussion on social movements in the U.S. LEARN MORE

Alumni Weekend

Alumni Weekend

Register for this year’s event taking place June 10. MORE

Content from March 30, 2017

March Staff Stars

March Staff Stars

Read about this month’s Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

Diversity in the Core Curriculum

Students will have more options to choose from this fall, allowing them to broaden their understanding of the world. MORE

News from the Information Security Office

This month's information security newsletter focuses on the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. READ MORE

Black Lives Matter Conference

Black Lives Matter Conference

Learn more about Saturday's daylong conference. MORE

Content from March 27, 2017

Pizza with the President

Pizza with the President

Learn more about the topics that were discussed. MORE

News from Human Resources

Loyola Advantage BCBS PPO members can join the Fitness Program without an enrollment fee or long-term contract by March 31. MORE

Wolf and Kettle Day

Wolf and Kettle Day

Celebrate the generosity of our donors at this annual event on Wednesday, March 29. LEARN MORE

Panel discussion recap

Read about last Tuesday’s discussion of the media, the First Amendment, and the state of the news industry. MORE

Content from March 23, 2017

Weekend of Excellence

Weekend of Excellence

Mark your calendars to celebrate student achievements and research on April 20–23. READ MORE

Safe Space training

Student Diversity and Multicultural Affairs is offering workshops on how to support our LGBTQIA community. REGISTER

Plan 2020 Student Innovation Fund

Dr. Rooney has created a fund for student-generated initiatives that advance our collective work. LEARN MORE

Martyrs Award

Martyrs Award

Nominations are due this Friday, March 24. READ MORE

News from Academic Affairs

News from Academic Affairs

Learn about the new Civic Engagement and Civil Discourse website and the upcoming series of special discussions. MORE

Sick-Leave Policy update

Employees may use up to half of their available annual sick-time accrual for the care of specified family members. LEARN MORE

2017 Martyrs Award

Nominate a faith-based organization or individual whose exemplary work aligns with our mission. The deadline is March 24. MORE

Stritch School of Medicine

Stritch School of Medicine

Steve A. N. Goldstein, MD, PhD, appointed dean. MORE

Content from March 16, 2017

A top Peace Corps producer

A top Peace Corps producer

From Nicaragua to Indonesia, more than a dozen Loyola alumni are serving in the Peace Corps. LEARN MORE

School of Law

Michael J. Kaufman, JD, a member of the Loyola law faculty since 1986, has been appointed dean. READ MORE

School of Social Work

Goutham M. Menon, PhD, has been appointed dean of the School of Social Work and joins Loyola on July 1. READ MORE

Faculty opportunity

Faculty opportunity

Apply for the CHRC Faculty Fellowship by March 21. MORE

Content from March 13, 2017

Climate Change Conference keynote

Climate Change Conference keynote

Mary Robinson, internationally known human rights activist and past president of Ireland, speaks Thursday evening. MORE

2017 Cardinal Newman Lecture

Best-selling author Chris Haw discusses “Rust Belt Apocalypse and the Eucharist” on Thursday, March 23. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Emergency Response Plan. March’s focus is tornadoes. LEARN MORE

Advancement news

Advancement news

Damon W. Cates, EdD, appointed senior vice president. MORE

Content from March 9, 2017

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Expand your knowledge and strengthen your professional skills at several upcoming seminars. REGISTER NOW

Recognize a colleague

If you know an exceptional staff member, nominate them for Staff Council’s monthly Commitment to Excellence Award. MORE

News from Human Resources

All month, Loyola Advantage BCBS PPO members can join the Fitness Program without an enrollment fee or long-term contract. MORE

Supporting students

Supporting students

Participate in an undocumented student ally training. REGISTER

Content from March 6, 2017

Spring at LUMA

Spring at LUMA

The museum is hosting four special exhibitions this season. Admission is always free for students, faculty, and staff. MORE

Guidelines and Contacts for Our Community

Dr. Rooney shares information on our commitment to undocumented students, as well as University guidelines and contacts. MORE

News from ITS

An upgrade will be made to the phone system Wednesday night, causing a scheduled outage at the Lake Shore Campus. MORE

Climate Change Conference

Climate Change Conference

Register for this year’s conference on March 16-17. MORE

Content from March 2, 2017

2017 Martyrs Award

2017 Martyrs Award

Nominate a worthy faith-based organization or individual whose work aligns with our institutional mission. LEARN MORE

John M. Wozniak Lecture Series

This year’s lecture, focusing on “Policy Implications for School Desegregation and School Choice in Chicago,” is on March 16. MORE

Faculty Teaching Awards

Celebrate exceptional faculty who demonstrate excellence in teaching. Nominations are open through March 13. READ MORE

Content from February 27, 2017

Ash Wednesday services

Ash Wednesday services

Join the Loyola community in celebrating the start of the Lenten season this Wednesday. LEARN MORE

Financial Planning Working Groups

Dr. Rooney provides an update on finances, including the creation of five working groups to advise the Budget Review Team. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Incident Response Awareness plans. This month’s focus is flood safety. READ MORE

University resource

University resource

Learn about our EthicsLine Reporting Hotline. MORE

Content from February 23, 2017

February Staff Stars

February Staff Stars

Read about this month’s five Commitment to Excellence award recipients. LEARN MORE

Dreamer Committee report

Review the committee’s annual report, as well as a response from Dr. Rooney and Loyola’s provosts. READ MORE

News from Human Resources

“The Work Number” is available to provide automated employment and income verifications for faculty and staff. MORE

Ash Wednesday services

Ash Wednesday services

Celebrate the start of the Lenten season at Loyola. MORE

Content from February 20, 2017

Arch Madness 2017

Arch Madness 2017

Cheer on the men’s basketball team next month at the annual Missouri Valley Conference tournament. MORE

Lenten reflection

Mission and Identity invites faculty and staff to participate in daily reflection on themes from the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius. MORE

University Senate

Attend the next meeting, taking place Friday, February 24, at the Lake Shore Campus. LEARN MORE

Spring at LUMA

Spring at LUMA

Don’t miss the current exhibitions now on display. MORE

Content from February 16, 2017

Accommodations near campus

Accommodations near campus

The Hampton Inn-Chicago North/Loyola Station is an option for visitors attending academic and athletic events. LEARN MORE

Learn about University resources

The annual Loyola Information & Technology Showcase will take place Thursday, February 23, in the Information Commons. MORE

News from the Information Security Office

Read the information security newsletter, which includes information on cloud storage and privacy tips. READ MORE

John Felice Rome Center news

John Felice Rome Center news

Michael F. Andrews, PhD, appointed as new director. MORE

Content from February 13, 2017

Dorothy Day Symposium

Dorothy Day Symposium

Attend "Revolution of the Heart," a two-day celebration of Catholic activist Dorothy Day taking place this week. MORE

Recognize a colleague

If you know an outstanding staff member, nominate them for a monthly Commitment to Excellence Award. LEARN MORE

News from ITS

ITS is updating the Outlook Web Access portal to be more mobile friendly this morning, Monday, February 13. READ MORE

Pizza with the President

Pizza with the President

Join Dr. Rooney for lunch and Q&A on February 15, 16, and 22. MORE

Content from February 9, 2017

Climate Change Conference

Climate Change Conference

Join the Institute of Environmental Sustainability for its fourth annual event taking place March 16-17. LEARN MORE

Union election results

Read about the results of the union election involving graduate assistants within the College of Arts and Sciences. MORE

Bereavement Notice: Samuel Attoh, PhD

The Loyola community mourns the death of Samuel Attoh, PhD, former dean of The Graduate School and associate provost. MORE

Faculty and staff training

Faculty and staff training

Learn ways to assist survivors of gender-based violence. MORE

Content from February 6, 2017

Pizza with the President

Pizza with the President

Join University Staff Council for lunch and a Q&A with Dr. Rooney at all three Chicagoland campuses this month. LEARN MORE

American Council on Education letter

Dr. Rooney signs onto a letter sent by the American Council on Education to the Department of Homeland Security. MORE

Message from Academic Affairs

Read an update about an Executive Order suspending entry into the U.S. of individuals from seven countries. LEARN MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Harassment Prevention Training

Staff and full-time faculty must complete training by February 7. MORE

Content from February 2, 2017

Our Commitment to Diversity

Our Commitment to Diversity

Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, reinforces that the Loyola community is made stronger because of its diversity. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Incident Response Awareness plans. Learn what to do during a utility failure. LEARN MORE

News from ITS

On Friday, a University internet provider will conduct maintenance at the Lake Shore Campus beginning at 11 p.m. READ MORE

Supporting students

Supporting students

SDMA is hosting undocumented student ally trainings. REGISTER

Content from January 30, 2017

Go Move Challenge

Go Move Challenge

Participate in this fitness competition against other institutions from the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. MORE

Tuition information update

Read Dr. Rooney’s letter about tuition for the 2017-18 academic year and the University's financial health. MORE

Reminder from Payroll Services

W-2 statements will be mailed no later than Tuesday, January 31. Find out more on the Financial Services blog. MORE

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Expand and strengthen your professional skills. MORE

Content from January 26, 2017

January Staff Stars

January Staff Stars

Read about the January Commitment to Excellence award winners. LEARN MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Staff and full-time faculty members must complete the training program by Tuesday, February 7. READ MORE

News from Human Resources

Learn about the Form 1095-C and elect to receive your statement electronically by February 1. READ MORE

Content from January 23, 2017

Annual MLK Celebration

Annual MLK Celebration

Attend award-winning journalist Marc Lamont Hill’s keynote addresses on the lakeside campuses on Wednesday. MORE

News from ITS

On Wednesday, January 25, Information Technology Services will conduct network maintenance at 6 a.m. READ MORE

Student Development’s Excellence Awards

Nominate deserving students, faculty, and staff to be recognized during this year’s Weekend of Excellence. LEARN MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Harassment Prevention Training

Staff and full-time faculty must complete training by February 7. MORE

Content from January 18, 2017

Rambler extraordinaire

Rambler extraordinaire

Sister Jean will be inducted into the new Athletics Hall of Fame during Saturday’s men’s basketball game. LEARN MORE

Ecumenical prayer service

Join Campus Ministry for a service in Madonna della Strada Chapel honoring the World Day of Migrants and Refugees. MORE

2017 Spring Semester Update

Dr. Rooney provides updates regarding important initiatives being advanced this semester. READ MORE

Annual MLK Jr. Celebration

Annual MLK Jr. Celebration

Marc Lamont Hill speaks at the lakeside campuses. MORE

Content from January 12, 2017

Harassment Prevention Training

Harassment Prevention Training

Staff and full-time faculty can now access the compulsory training program provided by Workplace Answers. MORE

News from ITS

An update will take place tomorrow affecting the “LUC” wireless network at the Water Tower Campus. LEARN MORE

Reminder from Payroll Services

Opt in by January 18 to receive your 2016 W-2 statement in an electronic format. Consent carries forward each year. READ MORE

University Senate

University Senate

Attend next week’s meeting at the Lake Shore Campus. MORE

Content from January 9, 2017

Annual MLK Jr. Celebration

Annual MLK Jr. Celebration

Attend events honoring the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr., including two keynote addresses by Marc Lamont Hill. MORE

News from Human Resources

Learn about our new administrator for Leave of Absence and Disability Programs. MORE

Winter and spring cooking classes

The latest series of offerings begins this weekend at the Retreat and Ecology Campus. LEARN MORE

Diversity and inclusion

Diversity and inclusion

Learn about our new course, Understanding Bias. MORE

Content from January 5, 2017

The year in photos

The year in photos

From small moments to large events, we look back at our favorite images of the past 12 months. VIEW

Focus on Teaching & Learning Conference

Register for the biannual conference taking place at the Water Tower Campus next week. LEARN MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Learn about this required training for full-time faculty and full- and part-time staff launching on January 10, 2017. MORE

LUMA

LUMA's annual tradition

Visit the crèche exhibition before it closes this weekend. MORE

Content from December 22, 2016

‘O Holy Night’

‘O Holy Night’

Hear a stirring duet of this Christmas classic—plus see the University decked out for the holidays. MORE

Christmas closing

As a reminder, the University will be closed the entire week following Christmas, December 26-30. LEARN MORE

News from Payroll Services

As the end of the year approaches, keep in mind the following important reminders. READ MORE

Take time to reflect

Take time to reflect

Register for the Inner-Mission Employee Retreat. MORE

Content from December 19, 2016

December Staff Stars

December Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence December award winners. MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Learn about this required training for full-time faculty and full- and part-time staff launching on January 10, 2017. MORE

Friday's community message

Read a message from the University's Title IX Coordinator regarding an off-campus gender-based violent crime. MORE

‘O Holy Night’

‘O Holy Night’

Hear a stirring duet and see Loyola decked out for Christmas. MORE

Content from December 15, 2016

A Christmas Message from Dr. Rooney

A Christmas Message from Dr. Rooney

Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, wishes the Loyola community a blessed holiday season and a hope-filled New Year. MORE

Harassment Prevention Training

Harassment Prevention Training

Learn about this required training launching in January. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Incident Response Awareness plans. Winter storms are this month’s focus. LEARN MORE

Christmas Reception

On Wednesday, December 21, enjoy food and drink while mingling with fellow Loyolans in the Damen Student Center. LEARN MORE

Content from December 12, 2016

A Christmas tradition at LUMA

A Christmas tradition at LUMA

The annual Art and Faith of the Crèche exhibition is now open. Admission is always free to students, faculty, and staff. MORE

Refugee Resettlement Program

Learn how to get involved with Mission and Identity’s efforts to support a refugee family in Rogers Park. READ MORE

Undergraduate Women's Leadership Award

Nominate an undergraduate female student who is fostering a more just world through leadership, research, and service. MORE

Take time to reflect

Take time to reflect

Register for the Inner-Mission Employee Retreat. MORE

Content from December 8, 2016

You’re Invited

You’re Invited

Enjoy food and drink while mingling with fellow Loyolans under the Christmas tree in the Damen Student Center. READ MORE

FACHEX Program

The application deadline is approaching for dependent tuition benefits at Jesuit colleges and universities across the U.S. MORE

Christmas e-cards

Go paperless this season and spread holiday cheer with these Loyola e-cards. VIEW

Christmas closing

Christmas closing

University will be closed the week following Christmas. MORE

Content from December 5, 2016

Statements of Support

Statements of Support

Dr. Rooney joins AJCU presidents and other leaders to show support for undocumented students. READ MORE

Kronos upgrade and downtime

Financial Services and ITS will be upgrading the Kronos system December 6 and 7. LEARN MORE

News from the Information Security Office

Read the latest newsletter, which includes information on avoiding phishing scams. MORE

Holiday happenings

Holiday happenings

Enjoy Christmastime on campus and around the city. MORE

Content from December 1, 2016

Christmas tree lighting

Christmas tree lighting

Kick off the Christmas season with the annual tree lighting celebration in the Damen Student Center. LEARN MORE

Sign up for Loyola Alert

Campus Safety will test the Loyola Alert system on Friday. Register today or login to verify your contact information. MORE

Celebrating Stritch

The 66th Annual Awards Dinner celebrated the school’s commitment to educating the next generation of physicians. READ MORE

Go green for the holidays

Go green for the holidays

Spread Christmas cheer with these Loyola e-cards. MORE

Content from November 28, 2016

November Staff Stars

November Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence November award winners. READ MORE

News from Human Resources

The medical information release and spousal/LDA health insurance surcharge waiver are due Wednesday, November 30. MORE

Sign up for Loyola Alert

Campus Safety will test the Loyola Alert system during the week of November 28. Click through to register. MORE

Giving Tuesday is November 29

Giving Tuesday is November 29

Learn how you can give the gift of education to students. MORE

Content from November 21, 2016

Annual Staff Awards

Annual Staff Awards

See who was honored at this year’s Staff Recognition and Excellence Awards ceremony. READ MORE

Recommend a book for first-year students

Don’t forget to submit your recommendation for the 2017 First-Year Text by Monday, December 5. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with how to respond to an active shooter situation and the role of Campus Safety and law enforcement partners. MORE

Open Enrollment is closing

Open Enrollment is closing

Monday is the last day to make changes to your benefits. MORE

Content from November 17, 2016

Open Enrollment reminder

Don’t forget to enroll or change your benefit options for next year. The deadline is Monday, November 21. LEARN MORE

Cheer on the Ramblers

The men’s soccer team hosts an NCAA tournament match against UIC today. LEARN MORE

Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Read about the installation of Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, as Loyola’s 24th president. MORE

NCAA report

NCAA report

Loyola ties with Harvard for top athlete graduation rate. MORE

Content from November 14, 2016

The Martyrs Award

The Martyrs Award

On Wednesday, the University will present the Martyrs Award and host the annual Memorial Mass after the ceremony. MORE

Participate in the Week of Action

Stop by the Damen Student Center or go online to take the It's On Us pledge to help prevent sexual violence. LEARN MORE

Managing election stress

Learn about resources available to students and tools for faculty and staff following the election season. MORE

Sounds of the season

Sounds of the season

Purchase your tickets for Joyola! and Lessons and Carols. MORE

Content from November 10, 2016

President’s Medallion winners

President’s Medallion winners

Read about this year’s recipients and their outstanding leadership, scholarship, and service. LEARN MORE

News from Student Academic Services

Attend a software demo on a tool that can be used when students exhibit behaviors calling for personalized services. MORE

Staff awards ceremony

Celebrate outstanding work done by colleagues at next week’s Staff Recognition and Excellence Awards Ceremony. LEARN MORE

It’s On Us

It’s On Us

Next week, take the pledge to help prevent sexual violence. MORE

Content from November 7, 2016

Historic celebration

Historic celebration

Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, is officially installed as Loyola’s 24th president. PHOTO GALLERY

Hunger Week 2016

Help educate, advocate, and raise money to end hunger at a series of events that begin Monday. MORE

The Public Voices Greenhouse

Faculty members are invited to apply for an innovative program to position themselves as thought leaders in their chosen fields. MORE

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment

Learn about flu shots, upcoming screenings, and benefit options. MORE

Content from November 3, 2016

Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Learn about Friday’s events, live streams, and viewing locations at the Water Tower and Health Sciences campuses. MORE

News from Human Resources

Open Enrollment is now open. Read about benefit options and how to save on your health insurance premium. MORE

St. Albert's Day

Celebrate the researchers on the Health Sciences Campus at this annual event held on Thursday. READ MORE

Celebrate St. Ignatius

Celebrate St. Ignatius's legacy

Participate in Hunger Week and the Mass of Remembrance. MORE

Content from October 31, 2016

Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Learn more about the details of Friday’s events. MORE

Ignatian Heritage Month

Ignatian Heritage Month

Celebrate St. Ignatius's legacy and participate in events throughout November. LEARN MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Incident Response Awareness plans. October's focus is fire safety. READ MORE

I’m Here For You Training

This workshop provides the skills needed to assist students who have experienced gender-based violence. MORE

Celebrate St. Ignatius

Celebrate St. Ignatius's legacy

Participate in events throughout November, including the Inauguration food drive. LEARN MORE

Content from October 27, 2016

News from Human Resources

News from Human Resources

Open enrollment begins Tuesday. Learn about benefit options and how to save on your health insurance premium. MORE

Call for volunteers

Government Affairs is seeking faculty and staff volunteers for Saturday’s MAP Advocacy Student Leader Summit. LEARN MORE

International Symposium on Digital Ethics

Next week's digital ethics symposium features keynote speaker Lilie Chouliaraki. LEARN MORE

Our shared responsibility

Our shared responsibility

Read about support services available to students. MORE

Content from October 24, 2016

Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Register for events taking place on Friday, November 4. MORE

October Staff Stars

October Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence October award winners. READ MORE

A Community of Caring

Read the message students received last week regarding gender-based violence prevention efforts and resources. MORE

Faculty reception

Join Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, president, and John Pelissero, PhD, provost, at the second lakeside event. LEARN MORE

Content from October 20, 2016

Rambler Madness is here

Rambler Madness is here

Show your Rambler pride and celebrate the 2016–17 Loyola Ramblers basketball season tonight in Gentile Arena. MORE

Discuss digital ethics

Discuss digital ethics

Registration is open for the annual International Symposium on Digital Ethics, featuring keynote speaker Lilie Chouliaraki. REGISTER

Health Days

Benefits fairs begin this week. Biometric screenings, vendor activities, and more will be available on campus. MORE

Voices of Hiroshima

The Loyola community is invited to a presentation by Takashi Teramoto, survivor of the Hiroshima atomic bombing. MORE

Loyola Gives 2016

Loyola Gives 2016

This winter, help families through our annual program. MORE

Content from October 17, 2016

Recognize your colleagues

Nominations are now open for the annual Staff Recognition and Excellence Awards. LEARN MORE

Jesuits elect Superior General

Jesuits elect Superior General

Loyolans praise the new leader of the Society of Jesus, Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, S.J. READ MORE

Faculty reception

Join Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, president, and John Pelissero, PhD, provost, at the first of two lakeside events. MORE

Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Register for events taking place on Friday, November 4. MORE

Content from October 13, 2016

At home in the lab

At home in the lab

Professor Alan Wolfe, PhD, found his calling as a researcher and teacher, and now he’s Faculty Member of the Year. MORE

Friends of the Libraries Speaker Series

Join Assistant Professor Elizabeth Tandy Shermer, PhD, next month for a presentation on the 2016 race to the White House. MORE

Annual Tip-Off Luncheon

A limited number of tickets are available for Athletics' event next week at the Water Tower Campus. REGISTER

Content from October 10, 2016

University Senate

University Senate

The Loyola community is invited to attend Senate meetings, including Friday’s at the Health Sciences Campus. MORE

News from the Information Security Office

Read this month’s information security newsletter, which includes safety tips when using social media. LEARN MORE

Urban history conference

Loyola will host 650 urban historians, scholars, and authors at the Urban History Association’s biennial conference this week. MORE

New immersion experience

New immersion experience

Students explore Washington, D.C. in new program. MORE

Content from October 6, 2016

Teacher, mentor, researcher

Teacher, mentor, researcher

Psychology professor Noni Gaylord-Harden, PhD, is all three and the recipient of the Ignatius Loyola Award. MORE

Presidential Inauguration

Register for events celebrating the Inauguration of Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, on November 4. MORE

Health Sciences Campus news

Health Sciences Division faculty and staff are invited to a town hall on Wednesday, October 12. LEARN MORE

Tip-Off Luncheon

Tip-Off Luncheon

Celebrate the start of the basketball season. REGISTER

Content from October 3, 2016

Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Register for events celebrating the Inauguration of Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, on November 4. MORE

Faculty Convocation in review

View photos and read through materials from this year’s events at the Lake Shore and Health Sciences campuses. MORE

Converge registration open

Learn about the College of Arts and Sciences’s upcoming event and share with your alumni contacts. READ MORE

Framing Justice

Framing Justice

Attend a two-day, visual arts and dance symposium. REGISTER

Content from September 29, 2016

Update from Arrupe College

Update from Arrupe College

One year later, read about how students are thriving. MORE

September Staff Stars

September Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence September award winners. LEARN MORE

Fall reading

Register to join this fall’s Mission Book Club and read Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson. LEARN MORE

FACHEX Program

Learn about tuition benefits for dependents at Jesuit colleges and universities across the U.S. MORE

Content from September 26, 2016

Much more than a researcher

Much more than a researcher

Read about microbiologist Tom Gallagher, PhD, the Graduate Faculty Member of the Year. MORE

Organizational Announcement

Last week, Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, announced leadership and organizational changes to the Loyola community. MORE

Shop and support local

The Loyola Farmers Market transitions to fall hours today. The market is now open Mondays from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the Loyola Plaza. MORE

Save the date

Save the date

Health Days Benefit Fairs and Open Enrollment coming soon. MORE

Content from September 22, 2016

Welcome Rambler families

Welcome Rambler families

Our annual Family Weekend kicks off tomorrow. Take a look at the schedule and planned events. LEARN MORE

Refugee Resettlement Program

Mission and Identity announced a unique opportunity for our community to support a refugee family settling in Rogers Park. MORE

News from ITS

Become familiar with the updates to the University's Wi-Fi network options on campus. LEARN MORE

Cuneo Mansion and Gardens

Cuneo Mansion and Gardens

Get a sneak peek of the ongoing restoration projects. VIEW

Content from September 19, 2016

Hank Center symposium

Hank Center symposium

Starting Wednesday, "Citizenship, Public Service, and the Common Good" will explore issues facing voters this year. MORE

My Dream Act

Join in a migrant's journey of struggles, hopes, and dreams for a better future through this first-person play. LEARN MORE

Converge

Hear from fellow faculty members and reconnect with students at this College of Arts and Sciences alumni event next month. REGISTER

New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation

Bryan Stevenson urges students to help change the world. VIEW

Content from September 15, 2016

Faculty Convocation

Faculty Convocation

Attendees will celebrate the start of the academic year, recognize academic excellence, and welcome new colleagues. MORE

Welcome Rambler families

Our annual Family Weekend kicks off next Friday, September 23, at the Lake Shore Campus. LEARN MORE

Framing Justice

Explore the meanings of social injustice as it informed the content and execution of visual arts and dance next month. REGISTER

Ranking news

Ranking news

Loyola again ranks in the top 100 list by U.S. News. MORE

Content from September 12, 2016

Tour Cuneo Mansion and Gardens

Tour Cuneo Mansion and Gardens

Head to Vernon Hills for a look at ongoing restoration projects, self-guided tours, and lectures. LEARN MORE

Hank Center symposium

"Citizenship, Public Service, and the Common Good" will explore many issues relevant to this election season. LEARN MORE

Sign up for the SEEL Retreat

Reflect and grow at this year’s Spiritual Exercises in Everyday Life Retreat. REGISTER

Sierra Club ranking

Sierra Club ranking

Loyola named seventh greenest college in America. MORE

Content from September 8, 2016

Fall at LUMA

Fall at LUMA

The museum’s new exhibitions explore power and forgiveness. Admission is free for students, faculty, and staff. MORE

First week in review

Listen in as Associate Professor John Donoghue, PhD, delivers a rousing lecture to his students on the first day of class. MORE

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola's Incident Response Awareness plans. September’s focus is bomb threats. LEARN MORE

Welcoming students

Welcoming students

View the collection of photos from Welcome Week 2016. MORE

Content from September 1, 2016

New Student Convocation

New Student Convocation

See pictures from this year’s New Student Convocation, where we welcomed the largest class in the University’s history. MORE

News from ITS

Improvements have been made to the Wi-Fi network to increase access, security, and reliability. LEARN MORE

Get a new headshot

University Marketing and Communication is hosting portrait sessions Friday, September 9. Schedule your session today. MORE

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Expand and strengthen your professional skills. MORE

Content from August 29, 2016

A Rambler welcome

A Rambler welcome

From Faith Fest to the New Year’s Festival, take a look at a full schedule of the upcoming Welcome Week events. MORE

Study Abroad panel

This week, U.S. Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and others will discuss ways students can access global opportunities. MORE

August Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence August award winners. READ MORE

 Fall Block Party

Fall Block Party

Celebrate the first week of classes with free food and music. MORE

Content from August 25, 2016

Participate in Student Convocation

Participate in Student Convocation

Join faculty and staff in celebrating the beginning of the school year during the annual cheer tunnel and Convocation. MORE

Welcome New Students

Dr. Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, invites the Loyola community to participate in this year's Welcome Week events. READ MORE

Annual White Coat Ceremony

Read a recap and view photos from the Stritch School of Medicine’s annual event at the Health Sciences Campus. MORE

Presidential Inauguration

Presidential Inauguration

Missioning Mass and Installation Ceremony scheduled for November 4. LEARN MORE

Content from August 22, 2016

August Staff Stars

August Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence August award winners. LEARN MORE

Convocation Walk

Join your colleagues in celebrating our newest students at the annual event Friday afternoon. READ MORE

Parking update for Move-In

This week, the Main Parking Structure will be restricted to students moving onto campus. See “Faculty/Staff Information.” MORE

Welcome Week

Welcome Week

Take a look at the full schedule of events for students. MORE

Content from August 18, 2016

Convocation Walk

Convocation Walk

Mark your calendar and join colleagues to celebrate our newest students at the annual event next week. MORE

Move-In is almost here

The University welcomes more than 4,400 students to the residence halls next week. LEARN MORE

Technology for the classroom

Instructional Technology and Research Support offers trainings to prepare faculty and staff to use various available platforms. MORE

Rambler Connection

Rambler Connection

Help first-year students transition to college life. MORE

Content from August 15, 2016

Welcome the Class of 2020

Welcome the Class of 2020

Residence Life is looking for faculty and staff to assist students and families during Move-In this month. REGISTER

Farmers Market at Loyola Plaza

Support local and sustainable businesses at the market every Monday afternoon. LEARN MORE

Work-life benefit reminder

The University offers an Employee Assistance Program to help find solutions to issues and difficulties of daily life. MORE

Serve as a staff leader

Serve as a staff leader

Campus Ministry is hosting info sessions this month. MORE

Content from August 11, 2016

First-Year Text discussion

First-Year Text discussion

Participate in a facilitated dialogue on Just Mercy with fellow colleagues on Monday, August 15. MORE

Work-life benefit reminder

The University offers an Employee Assistance Program to help find solutions to issues and difficulties of daily life. MORE

Focus on Teaching & Learning Conference

Register now for the August 18 conference focused on “Faculty as Learners.” LEARN MORE

Martyrs Award

Martyrs Award

Nominate a faith-based organization or individual. MORE

Content from August 8, 2016

Welcome the Class of 2020

Welcome the Class of 2020

Residence Life is looking for faculty and staff to assist students and families during Move-In this month. REGISTER

Martyrs Award nominations

Nominations of a worthy faith-based organization or individual are due Friday, August 12. LEARN MORE

Focus on Teaching & Learning Conference

Register for the August 18 discussion on “Faculty as Learners: A Lens for Building Teaching and Learning Strategies." MORE

Feast of Saint Ignatius

Feast of Saint Ignatius

View photos from this year's Mass and picnic. MORE

Content from August 4, 2016

Martyrs Award

Martyrs Award

Nominate a worthy faith-based organization or individual for consideration by August 12. LEARN MORE

Service Days in review

Take a look at photos from last month’s Ignatian Service Days with faculty and staff. PHOTO GALLERY

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Athletics hosts its annual outing at Harborside International Golf Center this month. Registration closes on Friday. MORE

Welcome, Dr. Rooney

Welcome, Dr. Rooney

Ramblers welcome Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD. MORE

Content from August 1, 2016

Welcome, Dr. Rooney

Welcome, Dr. Rooney

Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, takes over as the 24th president of Loyola University Chicago. READ MORE

July Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence July award winners. READ MORE

Sign up for EMERGE

Expand your knowledge and strengthen your professional skills. View the latest program schedule. REGISTER

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Shop local at the Loyola Plaza every Monday afternoon. MORE

Content from July 28, 2016

July Staff Stars

July Staff Stars

Learn more about the Commitment to Excellence July award winners. READ MORE

First-Year Text discussion

Faculty and staff are invited to participate in a facilitated dialogue on Just Mercy at the Lake Shore Campus next month. MORE

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Athletics hosts its annual outing next month at Harborside International Golf Center. REGISTER

Feast of Saint Ignatius

Feast of Saint Ignatius

Attend the annual Mass and picnic tomorrow. MORE

Content from July 25, 2016

Serving our community

Serving our community

Take a look at photos from last week's Ignatian Service Days where faculty and staff volunteered around Chicago. VIEW

Summer Book League

Register and keep track of the pages you read this summer. The contest will close on August 16. MORE

Support first-year students

Rambler Connection is designed to aid students in their transition to college life. LEARN MORE

Culinary Classes and Events

Culinary Classes and Events

Check out the summer schedule at the Retreat & Ecology Campus. MORE

Content from July 21, 2016

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Athletics hosts its annual outing next month at Harborside International Golf Center. REGISTER

First-Year Text discussion

Faculty and staff are invited to participate in a facilitated summer book discussion on Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson. MORE

Library Book Donation Drive

Drop off your books for the annual drive today. Texts for 4th-8th grade are preferred, and titles in Spanish are greatly needed. MORE

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Expand and strengthen your professional skills. MORE

Content from July 18, 2016

Visit LUMA’s current exhibitions

Visit LUMA’s current exhibitions

Check out the three exhibitions on view at LUMA before they close Saturday, July 23. LEARN MORE

Framing Justice

In October, explore the meanings of social injustice as it informed the content and execution of visual arts and dance. MORE

First-Year Text: Just Mercy

Learn more about the book first-year students are reading before stepping onto campus this fall. READ MORE

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Shop local at the Loyola Plaza every Monday afternoon. MORE

Content from July 14, 2016

Sign up for EMERGE

Sign up for EMERGE

Expand your knowledge and strengthen your professional skills. View the latest program schedule. REGISTER

Summer Book League

Register and keep track of the pages you read this summer to participate in this Loyola Libraries’ contest. LEARN MORE

Library Book Donation Drive

Participate in the on-campus Service Days drive. Texts for 4th-8th grade are preferred, and titles in Spanish are greatly needed. MORE

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Register for Athletics’ annual event taking place next month. MORE

Content from July 11, 2016

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

Register today and volunteer with colleagues at a service site later this month. LEARN MORE

Introducing Loyola Secure Transfer

Transfer and receive files that are too large to send via e-mail, or contain sensitive information, via our new file-sharing service. MORE

Introducing Loyola Secure Transfer

Transfer and receive files that are too large to send via e-mail, or contain sensitive information, via our new file-sharing service. MORE

The sights of summer

The sights of summer

See Loyola and Chicago in all their warm-weather glory. VIEW

Content from July 7, 2016

First-Year Text: Just Mercy

First-Year Text: Just Mercy

Learn more about the book first-year students will read before stepping onto campus this fall. MORE

Ignatian Service Days

Join your colleagues and volunteer at a service site this month. Registration is open through July 13. LEARN MORE

Library Book Donation Drive

Participate in the on-campus Service Days drive. Texts for 4th-8th grade are preferred, and titles in Spanish are greatly needed. MORE

Summer on the Plaza

Summer on the Plaza

View this month’s schedule and join us on the Loyola Plaza. MORE

Content from June 30, 2016

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Loyola Ramblers Golf Outing

Athletics hosts its annual outing this August at Harborside International Golf Center. REGISTER

Support first-year students

Rambler Connection is designed to aid students in their transition to college life. LEARN MORE

Library Book Donation Drive

Participate in the on-campus Service Days drive. Texts for 4th-8th grade are preferred, and titles in Spanish are greatly needed. MORE

Ignatian Service Day

Ignatian Service Day

Volunteer at one of this year’s service sites. REGISTER

Content from June 27, 2016

Ignatian Service Days

Ignatian Service Days

Join your colleagues and volunteer at one of this year’s service sites next month. Registration is now open. MORE

Library Book Donation Drive

Participate in the on-campus Service Days drive. Texts for 4th-8th grade are preferred, and titles in Spanish are greatly needed. MORE

Fiscal year deadlines

The 2016 fiscal year ends this month. Check out Finance’s list of approaching deadlines. MORE

Farmers Market

Farmers Market

Shop local at the Loyola Plaza every Monday afternoon. MORE

Civic engagement panels

Civic engagement panels

Read the recap from “The Role of Free Speech and Free Press in a Democratic Society”—and join next Thursday's dialogue. MORE

The Graduate School and Research Services news

Learn about the appointment of new leadership for The Graduate School and Office of Research Services. MORE

Organizational announcement

Robert A. Munson will step down as senior vice president and chief financial officer on April 28. MORE

Statement on incident at Lake Shore Campus

Read Loyola's statement for details on the initial investigation. MORE

Preparation is key

Preparation is key

Familiarize yourself with Loyola’s Emergency Response Plan. The March focus is tornadoes. LEARN MORE

Global 1968 Symposium

Global 1968 Symposium

Join the Hank Center and explore the events that shook the world in 1968. MORE

Events

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