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		Connecting social service with policy

Connecting social service with policy

Contrell Washington (MSW ’18) builds on her work as an advocate for children and families

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		Research for Justice

Research for Justice

Loyola law faculty scholarship turns knowledge into action

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		John Blum named school’s first health law chair

John Blum named school’s first health law chair

Blum is a pioneer and widely respected expert in health law

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		Meet our incoming class

Meet our incoming class

Loyola welcomes the talented and diverse JD law class entering in fall 2018

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		Advocates for justice

Advocates for justice

New practicum readies grads for rewarding work in immigration law

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		Following a social </br>justice mission

Following a social
justice mission

Alison Davis (JD ’17) is using her legal education to help shape policy abroad

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		Student wellbeing

Student wellbeing

Law program provides tools for healthy work-life balance

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		Moving into mindfulness

Moving into mindfulness

Loyola community embraces practices aimed at reducing stress and boosting performance

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		Prestigious Professorship

Prestigious Professorship

Steven Ramirez is named Loyola’s inaugural Abner J. Mikva Professor of Law.

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		A tool for positive change

A tool for positive change

Loyola’s clinics serve a key role in preparing students for practice

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		Josie Gough (BA ’74, MED ’78, JD ’78)

Josie Gough (BA ’74, MED ’78, JD ’78)

Josie Gough is a Curt and Linda Rodin Clinical Assistant Professor of Law and Social Justice and director of Loyola’s Experiential Learning program, where she collaborates with members of the judiciary, government agencies, public interest organizations, and Chicago-based corporations to provide externship placements for students.

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		Amazing administrator

Amazing administrator

Dean Jean Gaspardo honored by CLG with Lifetime Achievement Award

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		Learning to lead

Learning to lead

Weekend JD program strengthens Illinois Rep. Christian Mitchell's work as a social justice advocate

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		On civil rights

On civil rights

Preventing police misconduct by legal intervention is a focus for Professor Stephen Rushin

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		Views from </br>the top

Views from
the top

Students welcome Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to the Rome campus for summer lecture series

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		Community builder

Community builder

Associate Dean Zelda Harris is leading efforts to ensure a welcoming and inclusive environment

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		Welcome home

Welcome home

An in-house legal clinic led by Emily Vaughan (JD '14) helps returning veterans re-adjust

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		Lawmaker and law student takes on new role

Lawmaker and law student takes on new role

State Rep. Christian Mitchell, a Weekend JD student at Loyola, recently was appointed interim director of the Illinois Democratic Party.

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		Seizing the opportunity to make change

Seizing the opportunity to make change

Cindy Blackstock (MJ '15)advocates for indigenous children's rights in Canada

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		RBG in Rome

RBG in Rome

For the second summer in a row, students in the School of Law's Study Law Abroad program at Loyola's John Felice Rome Center in Italy had the extraordinary experience of learning from a justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.

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