Posts Tagged ‘education’

First Chicago charter school closes, citing state budget impasse

Posted on: June 20th, 2016

The charter school serving about 236 children, 97 percent of them poor, becomes the first in Chicago to fall victim […]

Here Are All Of Chicago Public Schools’ Lead Test Results

Posted on: June 20th, 2016

Chicago Public Schools has tested 58 schools and more than a dozen have shown elevated lead levels in their water. […]

Earth Day Special: History of Environmental Justice

Posted on: April 21st, 2016

Learn more about the History of the Environmental Justice movement in America to celebrate Earth day!

Teaching For Social Justice

Posted on: March 21st, 2016 1 Comment

For me, social justice isn’t a concept, something we teach; it’s a practice, something we do. When a student like […]

Gov. Bruce Rauner’s Budget Cuts Hurt Child Care Providers

Posted on: February 17th, 2016

Some daycare providers in Illinois say the state is still behind on payments for families who need help affording child […]

Talking About Race and Privilege in the Loyola Classroom

Posted on: February 3rd, 2016 1 Comment

As Loyola students of color draw attention to their experiences of marginalization in classrooms and throughout their Loyola experience, as […]

The President Wants Every Student To Learn Computer Science

Posted on: January 15th, 2016

President Obama used his final State of the Union address Tuesday night to reflect on his legacy. But he also […]

Watch the VC II Symposium’s Keynote Speaker and Responder

Posted on: November 30th, 2015

Here is the video recording of the, Still Guests in Our Own House? Women and the Church since Vatican II, […]

Loyola University Chicago students protest racism on college campuses

Posted on: November 16th, 2015

Loyola Chicago Students protest peacefully and in solidarity with students around the United States over racial issues on college campuses.

Loyola Students Putting Social Justice to Work

Posted on: October 23rd, 2015

Social Justice in Action