Kathy Loomos (PhD ’01), ISPA Past-President, was awarded the 2014 Presidential Award by current President, Jim Wilczynski (PhD’04), at their annual conference in Springfield.
Last weekend many School of Education alumni, students, faculty members, and families braved the winter weather to attend “The Little Prince” at the Lookingglass Theatre. After a lovely reception and an amazing performance, the School of Education audience members engaged in a reflective and inspiring conversation connecting “The Little Prince” to how we make meaning [...]
Dr. Noah Sobe, faculty and current SOE students, Caleb Steindam, Melanie Noonan, Alex Simmonds Torein , and Carlin Coffey attended the Chicago’s MLK Service Day on January 20. Several other students from the school attended. This year MLK Day service benefited two local schools in [...]
A group of 16 students in Loyola’s MEd program in International Higher Education spent the first week of January in China as part of a hybrid J-Term course that involved one week at Loyola’s campus, The Beijing Center. The course, on International Higher Education” (ELPS 448), involved meetings with Chinese professors and students…
Professor Noah W. Sobe, Associate Professor and Program Chair, Cultural and Educational Policy Studies, was invited to Beijing Normal University to present a workshop at the Institute for Historical Research. Professor Sobe spoke on “The History of Emotions in Education”…
On Friday, November 8, Whitney Smurr, senior in the School of Education, received the 2013 President’s Medallion for the school at the President’s Ball. The President’s Ball is an annual formal gala honoring students who received recognition for excellence in academic as and involvement in each college or school. [...]
Our very own Dr. Phillip Carlin, Emeriti Faculty (BSED ’51, MEd ’53, EdD ’66), was inducted into the Senior Hall of Fame on October 23, 2013 in Springfield, Illinois. Phil was on the faculty in the School of Education from 1974- 1999. The Senior Hall of Fame was created by the Legislature in 1994 to [...]
Caressa Buchanan, a first year Ed.S. student in School Psychology, was quoted recently in a Chicago Tribune article. The article focuses on the work that a local community center does with students who are refugees. Caressa has been volunteering at this center since the fall as part of her service learning requirement. She has done [...]
Aliza Gilbert, Kristina “Tina” Garcia, and Michael Bumbry all current students in Higher Education have received national recognition. Read the details.
Dean Michael Dantley hosted a reception for the December 2013 graduates from the School of Education on Monday, December 9. Graduates, family, friends, faculty and staff enjoyed the cozy surroundings of the Pere Marquette Room on the 25th floor, Baumhart Hall.