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.
A candid conversation with a student teacher. …
Read about one of our outstanding alumnus and the contributions he’s making to the profession.
Dr. Charlie Tocci, a Clinical Assistant Professor and the Nicholas Senn High School Faculty Coordinator was featured in the January 7, 2105 edition of the Catalyst Chicago in an op-ed piece, School ratings don’t help parents. Tocci says, “the new test-focused school rating system doesn’t help parents who are looking for the most supportive, safe, […]
Interim Dean, Dr. Terri Pigott, hosted a reception for the December 2014 graduates from the School of Education on Thursday, December 11. Graduates, family, friends, faculty and staff enjoyed the cozy surroundings of the Pere Marquette Room on the 25th floor, Baumhart Hall.