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September 2014

  • Loyola University Chicago Farmers Market Awarded Additional Funding to Support Link Cardholders
  • Illinois Link cardholders who spend up to $10 with their Link Cards at the Loyola University Chicago Farmers Market can now receive up to an additional $10 per market day, per card on Link-approved purchases. The offer runs through the end of the market season or until funding is fully-utilized.

  • 2014 Illinois Family Business of the Year Award Winners Announced
  • The Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business is pleased to announce the winners of its 21st Annual Illinois Family Business of the Year Awards. This awards program recognizes exceptional Illinois-based family businesses that demonstrate a strong commitment to business development, family, and the greater-Illinois community.

  • Loyola University Chicago Hosts Jan Karski International Conference, Events
  • Loyola University Chicago’s interdisciplinary Polish studies program, the Jan Karski Educational Foundation, and the Consulate General of the Republic of Poland in Chicago will sponsor Jan Karski Days in Chicago September 18–21. The celebration includes an international conference at Loyola on September 19–20. U.S. Senator Dick Durbin, a former Karski student, will present Friday’s keynote address.

  • Loyola University Chicago Begins Mainstage Theatre Season with Proof
  • Loyola University Chicago’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) begins its 2014–2015 mainstage theatre season on September 26 in the Newhart Family Theatre with Proof by David Auburn, directed by Jonathan Wilson.

  • Loyola University Chicago Hosts Grand Opening Celebration for Kenmore Plaza
  • Loyola University Chicago President and CEO Michael J. Garanzini, S.J., and 48th Ward Alderman Harry Osterman will cut the ribbon on the newly created Kenmore Plaza, located in the 6300 block of North Kenmore Avenue. The plaza represents a 39,000 square-foot expansion of Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus and builds upon the University’s commitment to sustainability by featuring a new storm water management system, native plantings, and a meadow living-learning laboratory for students and visitors.

  • Miles to Empty Examines American Society Through Art
  • Loyola University Chicago’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts (DFPA) begins its 2014-15 exhibition season with Miles to Empty, featuring work from sculptor Shannon Goff.

  • Alumnus Endows Memorial Scholarship for Business Students at Loyola University Chicago
  • Howard L. Arons (MBA ’76) has endowed the Carol Arons Memorial Scholarship in Finance at the Loyola University Chicago Quinlan School of Business. The scholarship, named in honor of Mr. Arons’s wife of 53 years, will support Loyola students who are seeking a graduate degree in finance. The scholarship will be awarded for the first time this fall.

  • Professor James T. Gathii Elected to the American Journal of International Law Board of Editors
  • Loyola University Chicago’s School of Law is pleased to announce that James Thuo Gathii, professor and Wing-Tat Lee Chair in International Law, has been elected to serve a four-year term on the board of editors of the American Journal of International Law (AJIL).

  • New Exhibition Explores the Impact of Jesuits and Women Religious
  • The Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA) presents Crossings and Dwellings: Restored Jesuits, Women Religious, American Experience, 1814–2014 from July 19 to October 19, 2014.

  • Loyola University Chicago Celebrates 2014 Founders’ Dinner
  • Loyola University Chicago will celebrate its annual Founders’ Dinner on Saturday, June 28, at the University’s Lake Shore Campus (1032 W. Sheridan Rd.). The event celebrates the alumni and members of the Loyola community who exhibit the qualities of leadership in industry, leadership in community, and service to others. This year, the event will recognize 14 award recipients as part of the celebration.

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