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Graduate School Town Hall Video

The Graduate School Town Hall was recorded live on October 29, 2020 and featured introductions from our new Graduate School Dean, Dr. Emily Barman, as she spoke on her vision and goals for the future of the Graduate School. Guest speakers also presented on a variety of topics, including recent updates from Loyola’s Anti-Racism Initiative and advice for graduate students who have transitioned to online learning.

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Graduate School Town Hall Video

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Panelists featured were Emily Barman, Dean of The Graduate School and Vice Provost for Graduate Education, Astrid Beltran, Program Director of Graduate and Professional Adult Student Life, Robyn Mallett, Chair of Loyola's Anti-Racism Initiative Working Group, Associate Professor of Psychology, and Associate Provost for Academic Programs & Planning, Lester Manzano, Associate Dean of Students, Krislyn Zhorne, PhD Candidate and Treasurer of the Graducate Student Advisory Council, and Heather Sevener, Assistant Dean for Student Services in The Graduate School.