Researcher, teacher, mentor

Biology professor F. Bryan Pickett is all three—and he’s also the recipient of this year’s Ignatius Loyola Award.

Loyola hosting AMS fall conference

The AMS is holding its fall sectional conference on Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus this weekend. There will be hundreds of talks on a wide variety of mathematical topics and fields.

Meet the Faculty Member of the Year

Linda Janusek, a professor at the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, was named the 2015 Faculty Member of the Year during the September 21 Faculty Convocation.

A day of celebration for Quinlan

Tuesday, September 15, was a full day of celebration at the Schreiber Center, the innovative and sustainable new home of the Quinlan School of Business. Three major events plus an advertising blitz marked the official opening of the new building.

Sustainability efforts featured on FOX-32 segment

Loyola’s nationally ranked sustainability efforts are featured in this FOX-32 segment about Pope Francis’s encyclical on the environment.

Pope Francis visits the United States

For the next few days, all eyes will be on Pope Francis—the first Jesuit Pope—as he comes to the United States to spread his message of mercy.

Loyola hosting three Pope watch parties

Come see the Pope’s historical address to the US Congress on September 24 at one of three watch parties taking place on Loyola’s Chicagoland campuses.

Phoenix takes top honors—again

For the second time in six years, the Society of Professional Journalists has named the Phoenix the best non-daily student newspaper in the country. “To me it’s kind of like winning a national championship,” said Don Heider, dean of the School of Communication.

Loyola breaks into the Top 100 list

Loyola University Chicago is No. 99 on the latest U.S. News & World Report college rankings—the first time ever that the University has cracked the Top 100 list. With 1,376 schools included in the latest rankings, the new list puts Loyola in elite company.

Come see WGN Radio at the Schreiber Center

Loyola students, faculty, and staff are invited Tuesday to watch WGN Radio broadcast live from the main lobby of the new Schreiber Center, 16 E. Pearson St.

Performance shines light on immigration

On Friday, September 18, Loyola will present “My Dream Act: An Immigration History,” a collection of monologues about one woman’s life as an undocumented American.

The stories behind the sculptures

Loyola’s campus is full of statues and sculptures: Some are large and well known, others are small and off the beaten path. And each piece has a story to tell.

The first week in review ... in pictures

We sent our photographers across campus during the first week of the fall semester to document life at Loyola.

Coworking in the community

Armed with a Quinlan MBA and inspired by the productivity, creativity, and community that coworking spaces offered, Nicole Vasquez opened her own coworking space in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood.

Nursing students reflect on Lourdes trip

Every year nursing students from Loyola travel to Lourdes, France, as part of a service immersion trip and to focus on spiritual care.

Putting the Pope’s encyclical into action

Join the Loyola community September 9 for a day-long series of events responding to, reflecting upon, and enacting the Pope’s recent environmental encyclical.

Introducing the new Schreiber Center

Loyola’s Quinlan School of Business has a new home, the John and Kathy Schreiber Center, in the heart of the Gold Coast.

Meet the latest Loyolans

See pictures from the New Student Convocation—plus, check out Welcome Week activities as school officially starts.

Sister Jean turns 96

Watch Loyola’s Sister Jean, who turned 96 on August 21, talk about her time at the University. “If I can bring joy, happiness, or a smile (to others), that's fine with me,” she says.

Welcome Week is here

Classes start Monday—and we've got nine days full of activities to help you kick off the new school year.