Two of SOE graduate students in the foreign language education program recently attended the Illinois Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages John McMillan (pictured left) won the Carole Ann Ryan Award at the conference, which recognizes promising students enrolled in IL colleges and universities. Robert Cummings (pictured right) gave a well-attended conference presentation entitled [...]
On Sunday, October 13, 2013, 24 current School of Education students were inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu, the Honor Society of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. This honor society is a fellowship of leaders dedicated to the 450-year Jesuit mission in Catholic higher education. An invitation to be inducted into Alpha Sigma Nu is one of [...]
The School of Education’s Future Teachers/Illinois Education Association Student Organization was awarded for the second consecutive year the 2012-2013 Outstanding Local Excellence Award by the National Education Association (NEA). The NEA Student Program Local Excellence Award recognizes Local Student Chapters that have [...]
The School of Education and the entire Loyola Community mourn the death of Dr. Richard “RJ” Ostry. Dr. Ostry earned both his doctorate and master’s degrees in Administration and Supervision. Faculty from the School continued to work with “RJ” in his role as Assistant Director for Continuing Education at Roosevelt University. Online condolences may be made.
The School of Education’s Center for Comparative Education recently hosted Professor Kazuhisa Fujimoto of Keio University (Japan) …
Corporate School “Reform” Policy and School Closings in Chicago: The Impact on Students, Communities and Teachers
CURL, the Center for Urban Research and Learning at Loyola is hosting a symposium titled “Corporate School ‘Reform’ Policy and School Closings in Chicago: The Impact on Students, Communities and Teachers.” The event will feature Diane Horwitz, Adjunct Faculty, Coordinator of Education Issues Forums, College of Education, DePaul University; Bill Kennedy, Foundations Year Coordinator, University [...]
Dr. Dantley recently visited with alum and principal, Dr. LeViis Haney (EdD ’11) at Lovett Elementary School. Dr. Haney was recently spotlighted by CPS for his ability to make a difference in the school and community. Full Story
Morgan Sullivan is the recipient of Saturday Place 2012-2013 Teacher of the Year Award. The Teacher of the Year Award is given to a teacher from Saturday Place that is dedicated to the field of education and models life-long learning, while going above and beyond in engaging students and building their academic confidence. Morgan has been [...]
It is incredible the number Loyola alums featured in this month’s issue of School Psychology in Illinois. The new president, Jim Wilczynski (PhD ’04), and immediate past president, Richard Harley (PhD ’03), and most noteworthy are a couple of pieces at the end. The bilingual/bicultural workgroup has become noteworthy for its community service activities over [...]
Dr. Steve Brown
2013 winner of the Division 17 Leona Tyler award. The Leona Tyler Award is given to stimulate and reward distinguished contributions in research or professional achievement in Counseling Psychology.
Dr. Anita Thomas
Annual Professional Research Award by the Association of Black Psychologists
Dr. Elizabeth Vera
Life Time Achievement Award in Prevention, Division 17, American Psychological Association