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June 2015

  • Loyola University Chicago Appoints New Health Sciences Division Provost
  • Margaret Faut Callahan, CRNA, PhD, FNAP, FAAN, has been named provost of the Loyola University Chicago Health Sciences Division. She will lead all academic initiatives in the Health Sciences Division, which includes the Stritch School of Medicine, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, and The Graduate School programs. Callahan will officially join Loyola on September 1.

  • Experts Available to Discuss Pope Francis’s Climate Change Encyclical
  • On Thursday, June 18, Pope Francis will release his long-awaited encyclical addressing the environment and climate change. If you are in need of experts to discuss this important papal letter, staff and faculty from Loyola University Chicago’s Institute of Environmental Sustainability and Department of Theology are available to speak on the following topics:

  • Loyola University Chicago and Robert R. McCormick Foundation Partner to Make Higher Education Available to Deserving Students
  • Loyola University Chicago announced today that it has received a $1 million grant from the Chicago-based Robert R. McCormick Foundation in support of the new Arrupe College of Loyola University Chicago. Announced in February, Arrupe College is a two-year associate’s degree program for motivated students with limited financial resources and an interest in attending a four-year institution after graduation.

  • Loyola University Chicago Announces Annual Summer on the Plaza Schedule
  • Loyola University Chicago’s second annual Summer on the Plaza programming kicks off today, Monday, June 8 at the Loyola Plaza, 6550 N. Sheridan Road in Rogers Park, just outside the CTA’s Loyola ‘L’ stop.

  • Loyola University Chicago Celebrates 2015 Founders’ Dinner
  • Loyola University Chicago will celebrate its annual Founders’ Dinner on Saturday, June 6, at the University’s Lake Shore Campus (1032 W. Sheridan Rd.). The event celebrates alumni and members of the Loyola community who exhibit the qualities of leadership in industry, leadership in community, and service to others. This year, 15 award recipients will be recognized as part of the celebration.

  • Loyola University Chicago’s Retreat and Ecology Campus to Host Summer Cooking Classes and New Teen Culinary Camp
  • Loyola University Chicago’s Retreat and Ecology Campus in Woodstock, Illinois will offer a series of summer cooking classes starting Saturday, June 13.

  • Loyola University Chicago Announces Partnership with 1871
  • Loyola University Chicago has teamed up with 1871 to open a workspace in the digital technology incubator’s historic Merchandise Mart space. The partnership allows Loyola student entrepreneurs, as well as the University’s world-class faculty, to plug directly into the Chicago entrepreneurial ecosystem through events, special programming, and access to critical business resources like venture capitalists, media outlets, and prospective corporate partners.

  • Loyola University Chicago Seeks Nominees for 22nd Annual Illinois Family Business of the Year Awards
  • The Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business is seeking nominees for its 22nd annual Illinois Family Business of the Year Awards. Presented in six categories, the awards recognize companies with a strong commitment to family and family business.

  • Loyola University Chicago Alum Named Quinlan School of Business Dean
  • Loyola University Chicago announced today that it has appointed Kevin T. Stevens dean of the nationally ranked Quinlan School of Business. Stevens, who received his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University, returns to Loyola from DePaul University where he currently serves as professor of accounting, director of the School of Accountancy and Management Information Systems, and director of global initiatives in the College of Business. Stevens will officially join Quinlan on July 1.

  • Loyola University Chicago’s Career Development Center Launches New Platform for Career Networking
  • Loyola University Chicago’s Career Development Center has announced the launch of “LUConnect,” a free web-based career networking platform for students. LUConnect is hosted by PivotPlanet, a technology platform created by Loyola alumnus Brian Kurth, who recently gifted the technology to the University.

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