Michael J. Garanzini, S.J., reflects on being the 23rd President of Loyola University Chicago on his last day in office, June 30, 2015. Father Garanzini was president of Loyola for 14 years, then stepped down to become chancellor.
Bob Parkinson, chairman of the Board of Trustees, and President Jo Ann Rooney, JD, LLM, EdD, wrote the community about Father Garanzini stepping down as chancellor of Loyola.
Thank you for visiting the Office of the Chancellor website.
You’ll find information here related to Father Garanzini's work supporting university administration with strategic priorities, advancement goals, and international programs.
Additionally, this site includes speeches and other documents related to Father Garanzini's role as Secretary for Higher Education for the Society of Jesus. Most recently, they convened 200 university presidents, rectors and institute directors from around the globe at a conference in Melbourne, Australia to discuss Jesuit collaborations for social justice. A summary of that conference and presentations which were delivered in Melbourne can be found on the “Jesuit Digital Network” link on this page.