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The Hank Center for the Catholic Intellectual Heritage

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The Joan and Bill Hank Center
for the Catholic Intellectual Heritage

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The Center is a venue for faculty, students, and staff to learn about and investigate Roman Catholic thought and its link to all academic disciplines. With its strong emphasis on scholarly research and discussion, the Center is a productive space where the fruits of that research can be engaged, debated, and shared.

The center was founded in 2006 aiming to preserve and foster Catholic intellectual heritage not only at Loyola University Chicago, but also in the community. On April 24, 2007, Loyola University Chicago renamed its Center of excellence in honor of two most generous friends and benefactors - Joan Los (BS'54) and Bill Hank.

The Center offers a number of opportunities to learn about and interact with the Roman Catholic Tradition. Here are just a few initiatives aimed at helping our community to connect with, research, and communicate the Catholic intellectual heritage.

The Joan and Bill Hank Center for the Catholic Intellectual Heritage stewards the Jesuit principal of finding God in all things, which is at the core of Loyola University's mission. At the Center the rich and variant lines of the Catholic intellectual  tradition are explored, communicated, and renewed.

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STAFF 

Dr. Mark Bosco, S.J.
Director
Associate Professor of English and Theology

Michael Murphy, Ph.D.
Director, Catholic Studies Program

Gabija Steponenaite
Assistant

John Crowley-Buck
Graduate Research Assistant

2014/15 ADVISORY BOARD

Jane Locke, J.D.
Associate Professor, School of Law
Loyola University Chicago

Lorraine A. Ozar, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, School of Education
Loyola University Chicago

Andrew J. Radde-Gallwitz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Program of Liberal Studies
University of Notre Dame

Stephen Schlosser, S.J., Ph.D. 
Professor, Department of History
Loyola University Chicago

Michael J. Schuck, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Theology
Director Emeritus, The Joan and Bill Hank Center for the Catholic Intellectual Heritage
Loyola Univeristy Chicago

P. Ann Solari-Twadell, Ph.D., RN, MPA, FAAN
Associate Professor, School of Nursing
Loyola University Chicago

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The Joan and Bill Hank Center for the Catholic Intellectual Heritage
Loyola University Chicago · Lake Shore Campus: 1032 West Sheridan Road · Cuneo Hall, Room 428 · Chicago, Illinois 60660 · Tel: 773.508.3820 · Fax: 773.508.3829

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