Living with Insecurity in a Brazilian FavelaBy: R. Ben Penglase, PhDThis book examines how inequality, racism, drug trafficking, police brutality, and gang activities affect the daily lives of the people of Caxambu.
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 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.
Arrupe College of Loyola University Chicago announced today that Yolanda Golden and Jennie Wozniak Boyle have joined the college’s administrative leadership team. Golden will serve as the associate dean of student success, while Wozniak Boyle has been named the college’s associate dean of academics.
Loyola University Chicago is pleased to announce the individuals who will address graduates at the University’s 145th annual Commencement ceremonies, which will be held May 3, 5–8, and 16 at the Lake Shore Campus. More information on ceremony details can be found at LUC.edu/commencement.