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“Inaugural Class of Arrupe College of Loyola University Chicago Students Graduate with Four-Year Degrees”

This article highlighted Arrupe alumni’s graduation from four-year colleges. Stephen Katsouros, S.J., (dean and executive director, Arrupe College) was quoted in this article. Arrupe alumnae Asya Meadows and Blanca Rodriguez were also quoted in this article. 5.14.19: Ignatian Solidarity Network

“Meet the women leaders who are transforming Jesuit higher education”

Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, (president) was featured in this article. She highlighted her decision to pursue the role of president and how she has prioritized articulating the mission of the University. 5.14.19: America Magazine

“Groundbreaking study could lead to fast, simple test for Ebola virus”

This article examined the scientific breakthrough revealed in a study conducted by Ravi Durvasula, MD, (endowed professor and chairman, Stritch School of Medicine) and Adinarayana Kunamneni, MD, (research assistant professor, Stritch School of Medicine). The article highlighted the impact this study could have on the effect of the deadly Ebola virus. Similar coverage appeared in print, broadcast, and radio outlets locally and nationally. 5.7.19: Science Daily

“NBC 5 Today at 11 a.m.”

This segment featured the impact that continuous visits from therapy dogs have on the patients at Loyola University Medical Center. Andrew Bonwit, MD, (assistant professor, Stritch School of Medicine) was interviewed in this segment. 5.6.19: NBC 5


This segment featured a partnership between Loyola University Chicago and a local Edgewater factory, owned by Jenny Yang, Phoenix Bean. The goal of this partnership is to eliminate food waste. Nancy Tuchman, PhD, (founding dean, Institute of Environmental Sustainability) and Olivia Niosi (student, environmental science) were interviewed in this segment. 4.28.19: PBS

Women at the helm: Unique opportunity to ‘right the ship’

Twyla Blackmond Larnell, PhD, (assistant professor, political science) was quoted in this article. She discussed how moving up in the political world is becoming more accessible to women. 4.19.19: Chicago Sun-Times

How a legendary Final Four run changed lives at Loyola

This article examined the deep impact Loyola’s final four run had on the team and on the school. This article quoted Porter Moser (head coach, men’s basketball) and several men’s basketball players including Clayton Custer, Ben Richardson, Donte Ingram, and Marques Townes. 4.3.19: Yahoo Sports

First African-American female mayor in Chicago history elected

Arthur Lurigio, PhD, (professor, psychology and criminal justice, and senior associate dean for faculty, College of Arts and Sciences) was quoted in this article. He highlighted the benefits a new mayor can bring to Chicago. Similar coverage appeared in print, broadcast, and radio outlets locally, nationally, and globally. 4.2.19: CNN

“Inciting terror on the internet can be regulated. Congress needs to act”

Alexander Tsesis, JD, (Raymond and Mary Simon Chair in Constitutional Law and professor, School of Law) wrote this article examining how the internet can be used to spread propaganda. 3.23.19: CNN Business

“How a Serbian war criminal became an icon of white nationalism”

Edin Hajdarpasic, PhD, (associate professor, history) wrote this piece exploring how a Serbian War criminal became a vaunted figure among nationalist and white supremacist movements and individuals. 3.20.19: Washington Post

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