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Faculty to Give Address in Brazil

Dr. Noah Sobe has been invited to give an address at the Biennial Brazilian History of Education Congress in late June at the State University of Maringa.  This is a great honor and opportunity, congratulations!

Chicago Teacher Partnership Program (CTPP)

2014 graduates of the undergraduate elementary education program and CTPP participants, share their stories as current classroom teachers.  Check it at the Blog developed by Mary Ellen Bleeden, Assistant Professor.

Staff Promotion

Katie Palumbo was recently promoted as the Administrative Assistant to the Deans. For the past year, Katie was the Office Assistant/Receptionist.  Her smiling face greeted you daily as you entered the 11th floor.  You now can find her just a few feet down the hall in 1111. Congratulations!

Chicagoland Partners for English Language Learners (CPELL) Offer Professional Development

On August, 13, 2014, fifty elementary teachers and school administrators these partner districts gathered on Loyola University Chicago’s Lake Shore campus to be trained in the implementation of the WIDA MODEL assessment tool. This day of training, sponsored by the CPELL grant, provided an opportunity for the districts to receive not only a day of [...]

Sierra Magazine – Top Ten Coolest Schools

Loyola was recently recognized by Sierra Magazine for our sustainability initiatives as part of their annual list:

This data was taken directly from the Sustainability Tracking, Assessment and Rating System (STARS) report that Dr. Tavis Jules and his students played a major role in the project.  Dr. Jules’ course ELPS 555- Seminar on Sustainability, Ethics and Development [...]

Presidential Sessions at AERA 2015

Dr. OiYan Poon, Higher Education faculty, is the lead author/coordinator for a Presidential Session proposal recently accepted for the 2014 AERA Conference. The session, Toward Collective Action to Reclaim Public Narrative for Justice: Ameliorating on Impoverished Cultural Discourse on Affirmative Action in Higher Education is one of nine accepted.  Congratulations!

Community Counseling Student Selected for Prestigious Fellowship

Eddie Burks, MEd student in Community Counseling, has  been selected for the prestigious Schweitzer Fellowship – a year-long service learning program that empowers health professions graduate students to design and implement projects that help address the health needs of underserved Chicago communities. Schweitzer Fellows will provide 200 hours of direct service. Fellows will serve a [...]

Alumnus Presented at the Future Educators’ Associate Conference

Brian G. Ricca, (EdD ’11) presented a session entitled “Relationships and the Superintendency at the April 2014 Future Educators’ Associate Conference sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa.  Dr. Ricca is currently the Superintendent of Schools for Montpelier Public Schools

Principal Preparation Program

On Tuesday, May 27, School of Education faculty  Michael Boyle, Susan Sostak and Marla Israel presented at the 2nd Annual Leadership to Integrate the Learning Continuum (LNC) symposium in Bloomington, IL. Their presentation focused on Loyola’s unique principal preparation program (M.Ed. and Ed.D) that includes a three-year coaching model.

Loyola School Psychology Faculty and Students Present

Pictured are (left to right) Ross Pesce, faculty, Meghan Meyer, school psychologist at the Freshman Center and Ed.D. student, Sandy Flores, Ph.D. student, Claudia Hernandez, Ph.D. student, Teresa Gamble, Ed.S. recent graduate and school psychology intern, and Rosalinda Barragan, Ed.S. graduate and current Ed.D. student.

On Tuesday, May 13th, a group of Loyola connected students [...]