Loyola University Chicago

Student Diversity & Multicultural Affairs

Division of Student Development

LUCES Program Calendar

LUCES Program & Involvement Overview

LUCES celebrates, educates, and uplifts the community of Women of Color (WOC) through programming. We hope that you will take the time to learn more about the following types of programs we provide for our members. Each of our programs are lead and facilitated by our LUCES Scholars. Certain programs also require the help of our members participating on planning committees.





Kick-Off & Welcome 3-5:30 PM, Friday, September 8, 2017 McCormick Lounge, LSC
LUCES LMP "Mentee Orientation" 2-7 PM, Sunday, September 10, 2017 IC 4th Floor, LSC
LUCES LMP Mentorship Gathering 1 3:30-5 PM, Friday, September 15, 2017 McCormick Lounge, LSC
September Gathering 3-5:30 PM, Friday, September 22, 2017 IC 4th Floor, LSC

October Gathering*

Guest Speaker

12-2 PM Art Workshop and/or 5-6:15 PM Keynote, Friday, October 20, 2017

Workshop Location, TBD

Damen South MPR, LSC- Keynote

LUCES Retreat Friday, November 10-12, 2017 LUREC Campus
NEW: LUCES After Dark (Informal Monthly Gatherings) Monthly (TBD monthly by LAD Committee; Watch LUCES Facebook Group and Newsletter for Updates) TBD Monthly 
Kaleidoscope WOC Journal Fall Semester (Collect Submissions); Spring Semester (Release Print & Digital Journal) Year Round
Desserts in December 5-7 PM, Friday, December 8, 2017 Damen MPR South
LUCES ABI TRIP TO ST. LOUIS Spring Semester (Watch LUCES Facebook Group and Newsletter for Updates)  
LUCES Intro to Leadership Course (taught by Naseeb B.) Spring Semester (Watch LUCES Facebook Group and Newsletter for Updates)  
MLK Celebration Wednesday, January 24, 2018  
January Gathering 3-5:30 PM, Friday, January 26, 2018 IC 4th Floor, LSC
LMP Mentor Appreciation Lunch Monday, January 29, 2018  
February Gathering 3-5:30 PM, Friday, February 16, 2018 IC 4th Floor, LSC
Gala, End of Year Celebration 6-8:30 PM, Friday, April 27, 2018 Regents Hall, WTC