Although theatre major Sarah Espinoza just graduated in May, she’s already a seasoned pro. On June 8, she took home a Jeff Award in sound design for her work on The Arsonists at Chicago’s Strawdog Theatre Company.
Stritch School of Medicine professor Dale Gerding, MD, is featured in the New York Times for his groundbreaking research into C. diff., a deadly bacterium that kills close to 30,000 people a year in the United States alone.
Aqela Rahman, a student in Loyola’s School of Social Work, works as a refugee resettlement intern at Catholic Charities. “I loved seeing my clients adjusting to their new country and enjoying life here,” Rahman says.
Loyola’s student-athletes continue to impress in the classroom with 11 Rambler programs posting perfect Academic Progress Rate (APR) scores of 1,000 as the NCAA released its most recent figures. Fourteen of Loyola's 15 intercollegiate athletic programs posted an APR score of 983 or higher.
Dr. Pietro Tonino is the long-time team physician for the Loyola Ramblers, who won their second straight NCAA men’s volleyball championship in May. He's also the team physician for the Lewis University Flyers—the team that Loyola beat to win the title.
Loyola alum Ian Brennan (BA ’01) wowed the crowd with his Commencement address. Brennan, who is a co-creator of the hit TV show “Glee,” packed plenty of thoughtful—and hilarious—advice into his short speech.
The Loyola men’s volleyball team beat UC Irvine on Thursday in Palo Alto, Calif., to advance to its second straight NCAA Championship match. The Ramblers, who won the 2014 title, will play Saturday night for a chance to repeat as champions.
The Loyola men’s volleyball team swept Pfeiffer in Tuesday night’s NCAA play-in game to advance to the Final Four for the third consecutive year. The Ramblers will take on second-seeded UC Irvine in the NCAA Semifinals on Thursday night.
After capturing its third straight Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (MIVA) on Friday, the Loyola University Chicago men’s volleyball team has earned a No. 3 seed for this week’s NCAA Championship. The Ramblers will face sixth-seeded Pfeiffer on Tuesday in Palo Alto, Calif.
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, will officially join Quinlan on July 1.
Loyola senior Shamere McKenzie was a victim of human trafficking—now she’s an activist working to help others. “I want people to know that trafficking is happening in America,” she says. “And I want people to know that they can do something about it.”