This study trip, which took place 7-9 April, 2017 on Lago Trasimeno, offered participants an opportunity to meet with Agency for Environmental Protection (ARPA) experts on the subject, to acquire competence, share experiences, and establish lasting contacts between students and technicians.
Over the weekend of February 10-12th, eighteen students traveled to the island of Malta to learn about its role in migration and housing refugees from northern, and sub-Saharan Africa. In the words of participant Arianna Vranas, "Truly, it would not be an exaggeration to say that the trip was a life changing one. We were given an opportunity to peer into a life that was completely unlike our own, yet were welcomed with open arms to do so." Click to read the rest of her reflection about the Study Trip.
Michael F. Andrews, PhD, has been appointed the next director of the John Felice Rome Center. He will join Loyola on August 1 from the University of Portland, where he is dean of the College of Arts and Sciences as well as professor of philosophy, director of the Catholic Studies program, and McNerney-Hanson Endowed Chair in Ethics.