- Loyola University Chicago Celebrates Inaugural Commencement for Arrupe College
- Loyola University Chicago Celebrates Inaugural Class of Arrupe College
- Loyola University Chicago Receives $6 Million Gift for Student Scholarships
- Loyola University Museum of Art Presents Three Summer Exhibitions
- 2017 Farmers Market Season Begins at Loyola University Chicago
- Loyola University Chicago Celebrates 2017 Founders’ Dinner
- Loyola University Chicago Seeks Nominees for 24th Annual Illinois Family Business of the Year Awards
- Loyola University Chicago 2017 Commencement Speakers
- Loyola University Chicago Appoints New Stritch School of Medicine Dean
- Loyola University Chicago Appoints New School of Social Work Dean
Loyola University Chicago’s Arrupe College celebrated its first graduating class at its inaugural Commencement ceremony on Saturday, August 12, at the University’s Lake Shore Campus. The event marked a milestone for the college and its 82 graduates. Launched in 2015, Arrupe College is a two-year associate’s degree program that provides a rigorous liberal arts education to motivated students with limited financial resources and an interest in attending a four-year institution. The program addresses the need in higher education to increase completion rates of post-secondary education degrees for students from low-income families.
Loyola University Chicago’s Arrupe College will hold its first Commencement ceremony on Saturday, August 12, at the University’s Lake Shore Campus. Bookending the inaugural class’s experience, the event marks a milestone for the college and its 81 graduates.
Loyola University Chicago has received a $6 million gift from alumnus John G. Schreiber and his wife, Kathy Schreiber, to support scholarships for students and graduates of Loyola’s Arrupe College. The gift coincides with another milestone for the college—its first Commencement ceremony on Saturday, August 12, on the University’s Lake Shore Campus.
Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA) focuses on the art of photography this summer and will feature three new exhibitions opening Saturday, July 1: Susan Aurinko: Searching for Jehanne – the Joan of Arc Project, Jeffrey Wolin: Pigeon Hill: Then and Now, and Michelle Murphy: Responsive Beauty. On display through Saturday, October 21, this collection of exhibitions showcases the work of local artists exploring issues of identity, struggle, and perseverance. To celebrate these Chicago photographers, LUMA will offer free admission from Tuesday, June 6, through Saturday, November 11.
The Loyola University Chicago Farmers Market returns for its seventh season on Monday, June 5, on the Loyola Plaza in Rogers Park. Located outside the CTA’s Red Line Loyola ‘L’ station, the market will feature local vendors and educational programming. The market will run through October 16.
Loyola University Chicago will celebrate its annual Founders’ Dinner on Friday, June 9, at the University’s Lake Shore Campus located at 1032 W. Sheridan Road. A signature fundraising event for student scholarships, the gala recognizes alumni, students, individuals, and corporate and foundation partners who exemplify the hallmarks of a Loyola education—leadership and service to others.
The Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business is seeking nominees for its 24th annual Illinois Family Business of the Year Awards. The awards recognize companies that have demonstrated a strong commitment to family and family business, positive family/business linkage, multigenerational family business involvement, contributions to industry and community, and innovative business practices and strategies.
Loyola University Chicago is pleased to announce the individuals who will address graduates at the University’s 147th annual Commencement ceremonies, which will be held May 9–13, May 20, and August 12 at the Lake Shore Campus.
Loyola University Chicago announces the appointment of Steve A. N. Goldstein, MD, PhD, as dean of the Stritch School of Medicine following an extensive national search. Goldstein, who officially joins the University on May 1, has nearly 30 years of experience in health sciences research, medical education, and higher education administration.
Loyola University Chicago announces the appointment of Goutham M. Menon, PhD, as dean of the School of Social Work following an extensive national search. Menon, who officially joins the University on July 1, has more than 25 years of experience in social work as a leader, educator, and practitioner.