Join the class and snap your way through two of the most photographic neighborhoods in Chicago: Chinatown and Devon, while capturing the unique culture of each. Instructor Gina Grillo also takes the class to galleries and students will learn how to explore multiple dimensions of cultures through photography. Reviews from previous students show why this course is so popular:
“Instructor had [...]
Sign up for Beer, Ale, and Bitters: Savoring the Difference, a non-credit course offered through Continuum on Tuesdays, November 12-19, from 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Located in the upstairs of the north-side Hopleaf, a well-known Andersonville tavern, this class is taught by Michael Roper, who lectures by weaving stories around the history of beer. It is as much [...]
Many people wonder how online courses compare to traditional on-campus courses in terms of student learning. However, most people would be surprised to know that online learning has been shown to be just as or even more effective than traditional classroom learning. In 2009, the US Department of Education did a meta-study of online learning, [...]
The following article is an introduction to The Real China Challenge: Discussions on Modern China, a non-credit Continuum course taught by John L. Rogers. The course is held at Water Tower Campus on Thursdays from September 26 to October 17. Register here for this timely course.
China – Panda or Dragon?
By John L. Rogers
For many countries, national identity is symbolized [...]
Returning to school to complete a bachelor’s degree can be overwhelming and we understand that here at SCPS. Make it easy on yourself and attend one of our many Complete Your Degree Transcript Evaluation Nights. Meet the deans and advisors, and others like you, who are thinking about finishing their degree. We will review your [...]
Here at SCPS, undergraduate courses are offered in the evening in the traditional classroom format or online. We have five sessions throughout the year: two in the fall, two in the spring and one in the summer. Choose from a Management BA or an Applied Studies BA degree– it may be just what you need [...]
Now that classes are in full swing this fall, it’s time to start peppering you with email, facebook posts, and any other channels we can think of to put relevant events on your radar. I’ve got three in mind already:
1. Fall Water Tower Block Party, Thursday Aug 29 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. If you [...]
Join our faculty, staff, current students, and alumni for our SCPS Open House. Find out more about BA in Management, BA in Applied Studies, BA in Criminal Justice, Certificate in Paralegal Studies, Online Learning, and more. We’ll discuss our program curriculum, the application process, and answer your questions. Now is the time to make that decision, [...]
Does completing a degree really matter? How can you afford to complete your degree?
In this post, I cover the outcomes from completing the degree and cover the ways you can make your degree more affordable. There are several options at Loyola to help you reduce the cost and time to degree – prior learning assessment [...]
but it’s already time to put the Fall Welcome Back reception on your calendar. Click on the image to enlarge!
This year’s reception is Friday, August 16th from 5:30-7 PM in Lewis Towers’ Beane Hall on the 13th floor. As a new twist, this year we’ll also be giving special recognition to the SCPS students inducted [...]