Miranda Johnson from the School of Law and Pam Fenning from the School of Education/School Psychology program jointly led a “conversation series” at the National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) convention in Orlando, Florida. The focus of the conversation series was on their collaborative efforts with others at the state level to develop a “model […]
Lee Hubbell, Director of LUCHOICE and JV Magis was selected as one of Loyola’s staff award for committee to excellence for the month of February.
Enjoy this slideshow of faculty, students and alumni at the NASP Conference in Walt Disney World, Florida
The Glenbard South High School Future Teachers Club visited Loyola University on Monday, February 16. The group was provided an overview on the undergraduate teacher preparation program, Teaching, Learning and Leading with Schools and Communities (TLLSC) by Dr. Vesna Cejovic, Dr. Pierce-Ritter and Ms. Robbie Jones. The group also enjoyed a tour and lunch on […]
At this year’s Illinois School Psychology Association (ISPA) Conference, Loyola’s School Psychology current students and alumni were selected for the 2015 ISPA Spirit Award. This award is given to groups who have made a significant contribution to the association. Go Loyola!
At this year’s Illinois School Psychology Association (ISPA) Conference, Dr. Ross Pesce (PhD ’83, BS ’72) was awarded the 2015 Lifetime Achievement Award. This award is presented to those rare individuals who have exemplified in their careers as school psychologists the qualities most admired by […]
On Sunday, February 8, the School of Education hosted an Alumni Reception, performance and discussion of “Lookingglass Alice” at the Lookingglass Theatre. Faculty, students, alums and their families were taken on an incredible journey with Alice through the Lookingglass. After the performance, Mary Hicks (MEd […]
The School of Education Awards Committee would like to solicit nominations for two awards:
(1) The Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching and
(2) the Distinguished Faculty Award for Excellence in Research.
The descriptions, criteria, and specific required nomination materials are contained in the above linked documents. Please note that the Awards Committee Chair will […]
Eric Ruelle and Ally Schipma, current students in the MED in Higher Education program, have been accepted into the 2015 Ambassadors Program! Each year, the leadership team from ACPA’s Standing Committee on Graduate Student and New Professionals, through an application process, selects individuals to serve as ACPA Ambassadors. The mission of the Ambassadors Program is to promote […]
Kerry Obrist (BS ’91, MEd ’96), who is legally blind, works on behalf of others with disabilities.
Obrist was working as a school psychologist in Chicago’s south suburbs when she realized she was losing her vision faster than expected. Recognizing that some activities were going to become more difficult for her, Obrist decided to challenge herself.