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

Focus on the Book

Focus on the Book

Celebrate Marie Curie and her historic contributions to science. MORE

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