Loyola University Chicago

Law Scholarship Recipients

Hanson, Tyler



Tyler Hanson
Mark and Charlene Novak Scholarship

Expected year of graduation: 2014
Undergraduate Institution/Degree/Major Hampton University
Political Science
Hometown Plainfield, IL


What attracted you to Loyola:
I knew about the strong alumni network and how supportive Loyola graduates are to one another. I knew that I wanted to be a part of a law community that was so positive and uplifting.

What is the greatest learning experience you have had at Loyola:
I have learned that there are many different ways to impact a person's life for the better. Loyola is involved with many organizations and programs that are working to better the communities of Chicago and to speak for those that cannot speak for themselves.

Who inspires you and Why:
My mother, because she has sacrificed so much to get me where I am today.She has proven to me that hard work and determination can help you achieve any goal that you have for your yourself.

Extracurricular Activities Hobbies and Interests:
Black Law Student Association

Community service or other volunteer activities:
Cabrini Green Legal Aid

Area of legal interest and or your intended practice area upon graduation:
Health Law/ International Law