About CEPS

The Cultural and Educational Policy Studies (CEPS) program in the School of Education at Loyola University Chicago offers an M.Ed., an M.A. as well as a Ph.D. degree. We also offer an undergraduate minor in Education Policy Studies. Faculty and students in the program use the tools of the social sciences and the humanities to study issues of educational policy and practice with an overarching emphasis on social justice.

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CEPS Movie Night: JOSHUA: Teenager vs. Superpower

CEPS Movie Night: JOSHUA: Teenager vs. Superpower

January 29th, 2019

Please join us (non CEPS students welcome as well) for CEPS Movie Night on February 5 from 7 pm until about 9 pm, in Corboy Hall, L14 (lower level). We will be watching the 2017 film, Joshua: Teenager vs. Superpower (2017). Hosted by Prof. Kate Phillippo; Appetizers and beverages will be served.   “A rousing […]


Prof. Chris Higgins to speak on purposes of higher education

Prof. Chris Higgins to speak on purposes of higher education

October 20th, 2018

The Cultural and Educational Policy Studies program is pleased to welcome Prof. Chris Higgins, Associate Professor of Educational Policy Studies at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who will speak at Loyola on Friday, November 2, at 4 pm.  The title of his talk will be “Humane Callings: Making a Place for True Vocational Development in the Modern Multiversity.” 


Dr. Rebecca Adami to give lecture on Women’s Role in the development of Human Rights  Wednesday March 18th, 6pm-7pm

Dr. Rebecca Adami to give lecture on Women’s Role in the development of Human Rights Wednesday March 18th, 6pm-7pm

March 12th, 2015

Rebecca Adami of Teachers College, Columbia University will be giving a lecture titled “Women’s Role in the Development of ‘Human Rights’” Wednesday March 18th, 6pm-7pm in Regents Hall, Lewis Towers 111 E Pearson Street. Professor Adami is a Fulbright Fellow and visiting scholar at the Department of Arts and Humanities, Teachers College as well as […]


Dr. Mirian Warde (UNIFESP São Paulo, Brazil) to give lecture on history of childhood – Nov 6th

October 24th, 2014

The School of Education and the Cultural and Educational Policy Studies are pleased to welcome Professor Mirian Warde of the Federal University of São Paulo, Brazil (UNIFESP) who will deliver a lecture on November 6th, 5pm-6pm in Cuneo Hall 103 (Lakeshore Campus).  Professor Warde’s talk is titled “The History of Childhood in Brazil through the […]


Professor Monisha Bajaj (University of San Francisco) giving lecture and workshop on Human Rights and Education – Nov 4th

Professor Monisha Bajaj (University of San Francisco) giving lecture and workshop on Human Rights and Education – Nov 4th

October 23rd, 2014

On Tuesday November 4th, in conjunction with Loyola’s Center for the Human Rights of the Child, CEPS will be welcoming Professor Monisha Bajaj of the University of San Francisco to campus for a workshop and an evening lecture….