Terrycita Perry, Administration and Supervision doctoral candidate and principal at Dixon Elementary School was recently praised in two articles for her accomplishments at Dixon. Congratulations to Terrycita for making a difference! Article
Loyola’s Future Teachers Club members were a strong presence at the Illinois Education Association Fall 2015 Conference November 20-21 in Lisle, Illinois. As a chapter of IEA, the Club applied and was awarded a service project grant of $500 to host a family literacy night in collaboration with a local Chicago Public School. Congratulations!
Dr. Bridget Kelly and current students Megan Segoshi, Lauren Adams and Alyscia Raines recently presented at the 2015 Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) Conference in Denver, CO. The topic, Experiences from Black Alumnae at Predominantly White Institutions: Did They Thrive? focused on Black alumnae through a thriving framework to shed light on […]
The School of Education Student Development Committee hosted a Brown Bag on November 17, 2015, Getting A Job in Academia. SOE faculty, Steven Brown, Eilene Edejer, Blanca Torres-Olave and Eunju Yoon provided helpful information and answered questions about how to best prepare for a career with a doctoral degree.
On Thursday, October 8, 2015, John B. Drake Elementary School, hosted a Meet and Greet, School-Wide Assembly and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to celebrate the opening of their new State of the Art Fitness Center, “The New Drake.” Interim Principal, Sydney J. Golliday, was instrumental […]
On Friday, October 30, Dr. Terri Pigott, Dean of the School of Education (SOE), sponsored a table at the taping of the 30th Annual Golden Apple Fellows Award Ceremony […]
One Tuesday, October 13 at the Loyola University Museum of Art, Dr. Adam Kennedy, Assistant Professor, facilitated a discussion following a very informative lecture presented by Irene Sufrin, Principal of Ginsburg Solomon Schechter Early Childhood Center titled “Engaging Young Children in Project Work in the Art Studio with Pedagogy Inspired by the Schools in Reggio Emilia, […]
Loyola’s Early Childhood Special Education program was highlighted in the October 21, 2015 edition of Chicago Catalyst for helping to meet Illinois’ need for early childhood teachers with specialized training. Loyola is only of four licensed programs in the state to offer a blended early childhood special education program. In addition, all candidates finish with […]
On Saturday, October 16, Loyola University Chicago hosted an Undergraduate Open House for approximately 2000 – prospective students and their families. High school juniors and seniors and college transfer students were greeted by five of our freshmen students , Zehra […]
On Friday, October 16, three Loyola teacher candidates, Julia Sands, Leonard Martinez, and Andrew Rawlins, attended the Illinois Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ICTFL) conference in Tinley Park, IL with their professor, Kristin Davin. They networked with other language teachers from […]