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August 2014

  • 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.

  • Loyola Partners with City of Chicago and Cook County to Promote Healthy Homes and Communities
  • Loyola University Chicago has collaborated with the City of Chicago, Cook County Department of Public Health, and Great Lakes Centers at the University of Illinois at Chicago to host a multidisciplinary summit titled, “Advancing Healthy Homes & Healthy Communities.”

  • Loyola University Chicago Announces Summer on the Plaza
  • Loyola University Chicago announces its new Summer on the Plaza programming at the Loyola Plaza at 6550 N. Sheridan Road in Rogers Park, located outside the CTA Loyola ‘L’ stop.

  • Loyola University Chicago Continues its Organ Concert Summer Series
  • Loyola University Chicago’s Department of Fine and Performing Arts and the Department of Sacramental Life will host their annual Summer Celebrity Organ Concert Series beginning June 15.

  • Loyola University Chicago 2014 Commencement Speakers
  • Loyola University Chicago is pleased to announce the individuals who will address graduates at the University’s 144th annual Commencement ceremonies, which will be held May 4, 7–10, and 17. More information about the ceremony can be found at LUC.edu/commencement.

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