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The students of the Loyola Phonathon have a special message for you. This spring, we’ll be calling to share our gratitude and thank you for record-breaking support over the past few years. We’re eager to hear about your Loyola experience,… Continue Reading →

Research center rising

Work is progressing on the $137 million Loyola University Chicago Center for Translational Research and Education (CTRE ), rising on Loyola’s Health Sciences Campus. The five-story facility is on schedule to open in spring 2016. It will accommodate about 500… Continue Reading →

New Institute of Public Health

Loyola is establishing a new Institute of Public Health dedicated to reducing the global burden of disease, improving international health, and decreasing health disparities due to racial, ethnic, socioeconomic, gender, environmental, and other factors. The institute will: • Educate students… Continue Reading →

Offering food and friendship

Loyola senior Michael Conway estimates that he’s made, packaged, and delivered more than a thousand meals to the homeless living on the streets of downtown Chicago. Sometimes it’s hot dogs and fruit; other times it’s soup and bread. And it’s… Continue Reading →

An urgent call for immigration reform

By MICHAEL J. GARANZINI, S.J., President and CEO of Loyola University Chicago, and SCOTT PILARZ, S.J., President of Marquette University Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits, believed colleges should be located near the heart of their cities,… Continue Reading →

Stritch welcomes DREAM Act applicants

Loyola’s Stritch School of Medicine is the first medical school in the nation to announce that it is accepting applications for admission from undocumented immigrants. “As a medical school built on Catholic and Jesuit values, we have a tradition of… Continue Reading →

A legend of the law

Loyolans gathered at the School of Law on June 12 to celebrate the 80th birthday of Professor Emeritus Richard A. Michael (BS ‘55, JD ‘58), affectionately known to many as “RAM.” Fellow alumnus Hon. John J. Cullerton (BA ‘70, JD… Continue Reading →

From olive to oil in the Italian tradition

In August, JFRC students participated in the celebratory olive harvest. After a day and a half of work, more than 40 olive trees on campus were stripped bare. SLA Jack Spittle and eight students then took the resulting 1,200 pounds… Continue Reading →

Making sense of financial choices

Loyola has been awarded a grant from the Council of Graduate Schools (CGS) to develop a financial literacy program for graduate and undergraduate students. The grant was awarded as part of the CGS best practice program, Enhancing Student Financial Education,… Continue Reading →

Meeting the challenges of modern healthcare

In its 2010 report on The Future of Nursing: Leading Change, Advancing Health, the Institute of Medicine encouraged a focus on nursing higher education. Citing an aging population and an increase in chronic health conditions, the report recommended that nurses… Continue Reading →