Loyola University Chicago

Department of History


History Students at Weekend of Excellence 2017

The Weekend of Excellence is upon us and the work of History students and mentors will be on display tomorrow (Saturday). I've gone through the program and pulled out posters and presentations by members of our community. I hope you'll all find some time to support their fine work!

Undergraduate Research & Engagement Symposium

Amanda Malmstrom, "Labor of Love: Women, Art, and The Catholic Worker Newspaper," poster presentation, 11:00 am-12:30 pm, Mundelein Auditorium

Matthew Petersen, "'Blessed are the Peacemakers': Vietnam War Resistance at Chicago's Catholic Universities," poster presentation, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Hans Sandoval, “Refugee Children Reaching for Opportunity through Education: A Look into the Realities, Accomplishments, and Challenges Faced by the Chicago Refugee Children Population,” poster presentation, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Hiba Sheikh, “Women in the Workplace: A Comparative Analysis of Italian and Chinese Women,” poster presentation, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

James Egan, “Baghdad College in 1967,” poster presentation, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Frieda Rule, “Peter Maurin Farm: The Agronomic University Across Three Decades,” poster presentation, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Gunner Peto, “Gay Space and Identity Formation in Chicago,” poster presentation, 11:00 am-12:30 pm

Janan Badier, “A Comparative Analysis of Egypt’s 2012 and 2014 Constitutions,” 12:50-1:50 pm, Mundelein 303 

Gabrielle Kramer, "The Delegitimizing of the Last York King," paper presentation, 12:50-1:50 pm, Mundelein 404

Michael Malucha, “The Camden 28’s Two Words – A Digital History Project,” 12:50-1:50 pm, Mundelein 404

Alanna Kilkenny, “The Linguistic Culture of Loyola Women’s Rugby,” poster presentation, 2:00-3:30 pm

Carolina Luna, “Embracing Culture in 20th Century Hispanic Catholicism,” poster presentation, 2:00-3:30 pm

Gabrielle Kramer, “The Volkischer Beobachter: Western Culture and Propaganda in Nazi Germany,” poster presentation, 2:00-3:30 pm

Graduate School Interdisciplinary Research Symposium

9:00 to 10:15 am: Amelia Serafine: "You Have Nothing to Lose: Feminists and Fat Liberation in the 1970s" (Quinlan 312)

10:45 to 11:45 am: Dan Snow: "Books, Beads, and Crosses: The Jesuits and the Nineteenth Century Catholic Literary World" (poster) - Quinlan Life Sciences, Third Floor Atrium
The day ends with the Undergraduate Research and Engagement Symposium Awards in Galvin Auditorium, 3:45-4:30 pm, and the Graduate School Awards Reception in Palm Court, 4-7 pm.