FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Director of Communications
Loyola University Chicago Hosts Grand Opening and Dedication of New 25-Story Gold Coast Residence Hall
Join Father Michael J. Garanzini, S.J., president of Loyola University Chicago, members of the Loyola community, and area residents for the grand opening and dedication of the new Rev. Raymond C. Baumhart, S.J., Residence Hall. Baumhart Hall is located on the University’s Water Tower Campus in the heart of Chicago’s Gold Coast. In addition to the dedication, the ceremony will include comments from the Board of Trustees and supporters of the University.
Immediately following the ceremony, representatives of the media are welcome to attend the University’s annual block party picnic on Pearson Street and enjoy complimentary food, drinks, and music.
Guided tours of Baumhart Hall will also be available to the media.
-Michael R. Quinlan, Chairman, Loyola’s Board of Trustees
-Michael J. Garanzini, S.J., President, Loyola University Chicago
-Burton Natarus, Alderman, 42nd Ward
-John and Terese Terry, Loyola alumni and supporters
-Raymond C. Baumhart, S.J., former President, Loyola University Chicago
Thursday, September 7, 2006
Rev. Raymond C. Baumhart, S.J., Residence Hall
26 E. Pearson
Chicago, IL 60611
Note: Pearson will be closed to traffic between Wabash and State streets.