- Loyola University Chicago Appoints Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing Dean
- Phil Ponce of WTTW Appointed Loyola University Chicago’s Visiting Professional in Residence in School of Communication
- John Blum Inducted as Loyola University Chicago’s First Endowed Chair in Health Law
- 2018 Illinois Family Business of the Year Award Winners Announced
- Loyola University Chicago School of Law Establishes Inaugural Professorship to Honor the Late Federal Judge Abner J. Mikva
- Loyola University Chicago Conference to Examine Legal and Regulatory Changes on the 10th Anniversary of the Collapse of Lehman Brothers
- Loyola University Chicago Ranks in Top 10 Percent of America’s Best Universities
- Loyola’s School of Communication Celebrates 10th Anniversary
- Loyola University Chicago School of Education Awarded Fifth Grant for Summer Teacher Institute
- Loyola University Chicago Celebrates Second Commencement Ceremony for Arrupe College Students
Loyola University Chicago has appointed Lorna Finnegan, PhD, RN, FNP, FAAN, as dean of its Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, effective July 1.
Loyola University Chicago’s School of Communication has appointed Phil Ponce, the award-winning journalist and the Alexandra and John Nichols host of Chicago Tonight, as a visiting lecturer. After teaching in the school several years ago, Ponce will return as a visiting professional in residence and conduct a series of lectures and workshops on interviewing.
Loyola University Chicago’s School of Law has inducted nationally renowned legal scholar John D. Blum, JD, as its first Beazley Chair in Health Law and Policy. The prestigious endowed chair was established to honor the late Bernard and Kathleen Beazley who were staunch supporters of access to health care and longtime friends to Loyola’s School of Law.
The Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business is pleased to announce the winners of its 25th Annual Illinois Family Business of the Year Awards.
Loyola University Chicago’s School of Law has named nationally renowned legal scholar Steven A. Ramirez as its inaugural Abner J. Mikva Professor of Law.
Loyola University Chicago’s Institute for Investor Protection will present “Lehman 10 Years Later: Lessons Learned,” to examine the legal and regulatory changes since the Lehman Brothers collapse and financial crisis of 2008. The conference will explore the Eurozone debt, the concept of “too-big-to-jail,” the lawlessness of megabanks, the legal and regulatory changes in the last decade since the failure of Lehman, and whether the system has been made safe for investors and the public.
Loyola University Chicago today announced it has earned the rank of 89 in U.S. News & World Report’s annual ranking of best colleges. This is the second time the University has broken the top 100 since 2015 when it was ranked 99. In total, U.S. News collected data on more than 1,800 independent, regionally accredited institutions. While data for all schools appear on usnews.com, just shy of 1,400 schools were ranked.
Loyola University Chicago’s School of Communication celebrates its 10th anniversary with a slate of events to last throughout the 2018-19 school year. The yearlong celebration will include special events for the 40th anniversary of WLUW-FM 88.7, Loyola’s student-run radio station, and the 50th anniversary of The Loyola Phoenix, the university’s student newspaper.
Loyola University Chicago has been awarded a $200,000 grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to fund its four-week teacher institute entitled “Rethinking the Gilded Age and Progressivisms: Race, Capitalism, Democracy, 1877 to 1920.”
Loyola University Chicago will celebrate its second class of Arrupe College graduates on Saturday, August 11, at the University’s Lake Shore Campus. Seventy students will graduate this summer and an additional 25 are on track to graduate this December, totaling to a 51 percent graduation rate. This far exceeds the national average reported by Complete College America—only 5 percent of full-time community college students earn an associate’s degree within two years.