Loyola University Chicago


Communications archive

Every year, the Advancement Division and University Marketing and Communication produce several publications to keep our alumni and donor communities engaged with happenings at Loyola. Below please find an archive of some of these communications.

Loyola magazine | Health Sciences magazines | President's Report | Il Bollettino newsletter | Gift Planning newsletter

Loyola magazine

Click below to access past issues, or view the current online version at LUC.edu/Loyolamagazine 

Fall 2017
Loyolans tackle the complex challenges related to crime in our community, including victim suffering, police reform, and rehabilitating offenders. Plus a look at Arrupe College's first graduating class.

Spring 2017
Twenty years after fleeing Cuba's Communist regime, a mother and daughter graduate side by side; plus Father Jerry Overbeck's 40 years at Loyola, a Bosnian War refugee shares her story, and how to restore civil discourse in a polarized political climate.

Winter 2017
Loyola's partnerships with local schools help to advance education for both the University and the community; plus Jo Ann Rooney's first 100 days as president, alumni offer career advice to current students, and a look at one culture's unique rituals for honoring the dead.

Summer 2016
Introducing new Loyola President Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD; plus efforts to improve community health, one of Loyola's early sustainability pioneers, and the story of a doctor's personal and professional battles against cancer

Spring 2016
How today's Loyola students are continuing a longstanding tradition of activism on campus; plus faculty members focus on social justice, student athletes shine in the classroom, and alumni take center stage on reality TV

Winter 2016
Arrupe College opens doors for students from underserved communities; plus the life-changing benefits of a college education, Plan 2020 launches, and the 2015 President's Report

Summer 2015
Celebrating the 14-year presidency of Michael Garanzini, S.J.; plus meet a civil rights activist, a Chicago sports anchor, and a passionate young social worker

Winter 2015
A World War II veteran leads a life of breaking barriers; plus remembering the Salvadoran martyrs, the new bells of Madonna della Strada, and the 2014 President's Report

Fall 2014
Charles Wittingham's journey from Loyola to LIFE magazine; plus Shane Davis leads the men's volleyball team to the NCAA Championship, CNN reporter Susan Candiotti, and the benefits of animal therapy

Spring 2014
Two alums help convert farmland back to an organic state; plus an alum fights for water rights, uncovering an 18-th century anatomical sculptor, and how one woman changed the face of health care in a Chicago neighborhood

Winter 2014
Loyola then and now; plus insights on facing breast cancer, Loyola's Life After Innocence project, and the impact of garbage in the Chicago River

Fall 2013
Introducing the Institute for Environmental Sustainability; plus brewing beer with purpose, inside University Archives & Special Collections, and a nurse's outreach to people living with HIV/AIDS

Spring 2013
The Damen Student Center opens; plus understanding the mysteries of the universe, a doctor on call when disaster strikes, and tracking trends in local dining

Winter 2012
Mundelein reborn; plus one high school principal's transformative leadership and the 2012 President's Report

Summer 2012
Introducing the Michael R. Quinlan School of Business; plus a visit from the Dalai Lama

Spring 2012
Los Lobos de Loyola statue unveiled; plus alumni turn their love of bow ties into a charitable endeavor

Health Sciences magazines

Stritch 2017
The life of a first-year med student then and now, plus new research advances on campus and the daily struggles of a jailhouse doctor

Stritch Medicine 2016
Stritch faculty, students, and alumni address community health disparities in and around Chicago, the new Center for Translational Research and Education opens, and a third-generation alumna continues a family legacy of health care

Niehoff 2016
Students get an opportunity to practice nursing in the local community and around the world, research focuses on food deserts, and an alumnus looks at nutrition in Cambodia

President’s Reports

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Il Bollettino

The alumni newsletter of the John Felice Rome Center

Fall/Winter 2017 (‌first issue in the new design)

Getting to know Dr. Andrews, a unique summer internship and other summer experiences, Ricci Scholars, the Scott and Joan Sullivan Faculty Fellowship, and James L. Centner, Jr. wins the Felice Award.   

Spring/Summer 2017

New director named, Michael Andrews' letter to Dr. Rooney, first visiting summer research fellow, and ProLaw program expands. 

Fall/Winter 2016

Students participate in the Fusion Experience, Katie Vogelheim receives the 2016 Felice Award, married alumni reflect on love at first sight in Rome, and an Avanti! campaign update. 

Spring/Summer 2016

Director Emilio Iodice steps down, alumni reflect on being in Rome during the Vietnam War, a day in the life of a JFRC student, and the Scott and Joan Sullivan Faculty Development Fund

Fall 2015‌

New and improved spaces at the JFRC, a farewell from the Alumni Board president, Anthony Piazza receives the 2015 Felice Award, and a winemaker reflects on his time in Rome

Summer 2015‌

Avanti! campaign information; alumni hot spots, a JFRC all-class reunion memories

Fall 2014

Insieme per il futuro, farewell to Dr. Susana Cavallo, and the donor honor roll

Summer 2014

An alum remembers rescuing artwork during the Arno River flood of 1966, a new career mentoring program, a map of JFRC alumni in the U.S., and an alum who put down roots in Rome

Fall 2013

The JFRC receives a record million-dollar gift, Rome students harvest and press olives, plus memories from 1972 and the 2013 donor honor roll

Summer 2013

Celebrating the Rome Center’s 50th anniversary; Insieme per il futuro update, and the 2012 donor honor roll

Winter 2012

JFRC alumna Jane Tracy builds a life in Europe; plus Felice’s Roman Style Pizza in Chicago and the 2011 donor honor roll

Summer 2012 (50th anniversary issue)

Celebrating 50 years of the JFRC, reflections from alumni, and planned giving to the Rome Center

Spring 2011

Transformations at the Rome Center; giving to Insieme per il futuro, discovering Italy’s antiquities, and inspiring foreign service

Spring 2010

Renovating the Rome Center, planning charitable gifts, two new JFRC programs, and an alum becomes an international educator

Summer 2010 (Insieme launch)

Announcing the Insieme per il futuro campaign, planned giving to the JFRC, and the second All-Class Reunion

Winter 2010

Bidding Rinaldo and Nella Fiorini farewell; in memoriam of Flaminia Addis, JFRC donor profiles, and the donor honor roll

Special edition 2008 (John Felice memorial)

A special tribute to John Felice: celebrating his life a year after his passing 

‌*JFRC history book

Gift Planning newsletters

Fall 2017 (GeneralHSDGannon)

Donating stock, profiling donors who gave in memory of loved ones; and the legacy a generous Gannon alumna left for future leaders

Spring 2017 (General, HSD)

Gift options with real estate, plus a donor profile on alumni Michael Lichter (MD '87) and Valerie Atkins (MD '87); and the Tamara Rodriguez Scholarship Fund

Fall 2016 (General, HSD)

Planning your legacy; plus a donor profile on Dr. Margarite Angelopoulos, resident LUHS ‘94; and the gift of studying abroad

Spring 2016 (general‌, HSD)

Charitable gift annuities, profiling donors Robert (MD ‘85) and Pamela Munson, and the impact of the Robert R. Otremba Chemistry Scholarship

Fall 2015 (general, JFRC, HSD)

Investing in your future through giving, support for the Gannon Center, and the James Blake Patterson Scholarship

Spring 2015 (general, health sciences, Gannon)

Estate planning, exploring the Carbon Scholars program, and sustaining the legacy of Sister Ann Ida Gannon

Fall 2014 (generalhealth sciences)

Making year-end charitable decisions; the value of generosity, and Chuck Whittingham’s (BS ‘51) passion for liberal arts education

Spring 2014 (general, health sciences, JFRC)

Taking advantage of low interest rates and uncertain markets; Pat Wozniak’s (BSN ‘59) scholarship gift, and supporting the John Felice Rome Center

Spring 2013 (general, health sciences, Quinlan)

Gift annuities, a closer look at the Nagle Family Medical Student Scholarship Fund, and a beloved professor’s final gift

Fall 2013 (, Gannon, health sciences, Quinlan)

Creative giving plans, a Cuban refugee becoming a Mundelein alumna, and alumni passing on family legacy to students

Spring 2012 (general, health sciencesJFRC)

Debunking myths about wills; plus the Watanuki Scholarship Endowment, and giving to the John Felice Rome Center

Fall 2012 (general, health sciences)

Charitable bequests, the Wendy J. Barr Endowed Scholarship in Nursing, and a new theater at the Lake Shore Campus

Spring 2011 (general, health sciences, JFRC)

Charitable gift annuities, the Loyola Travel Program, and an honored educator giving back to her alma mater

Fall 2011 (general, health sciences, JFRC)

The James K. L. Choy, MD Scholarship Fund, a lifetime of service to the JFRC, and a gift for Loyola’s Graduate School of Business

Spring 2010 (general, health sciences)

An estate-planning quiz, a bequest of priceless antique violins, volunteering in Haiti, and a gift to the Stritch School of Medicine

Fall 2010 (general, health sciences, Quinlan, JFRC)

Safeguarding your records and documents, the Raymond E. Hillmer, MD, Scholarship, and a gift to the School of Business Administration