Quinlan Wrapped 2021: Quinlan’s top moments

Quinlan Wrapped 2021: Quinlan’s top moments

Quinlan Wrapped lays out six highlights of 2021, from Loyola basketball on the national stage to our thought leadership on business questions.

As another calendar year wraps up, we collected our 2021 highlights. Below is Quinlan Wrapped:

Sweet 16

Basketball players celebrating on court

March Madness was sweet: the Loyola men’s basketball team made it to the Sweet 16 in the NCAA tournament! Along the way, the Ramblers defeated the No. 1 seed, University of Illinois (71-58). Read the Chicago Tribune coverage.

Commencement 2021

Collage of faculty, staff, and alumni celebrating the Class of 2021

Quinlan faculty, staff, and alumni congratulated the Class of 2021 through videos and photos. Relive the celebration.

Faculty Words of Advice

Collage of faculty

In fall 2021, Quinlan welcomed students back for a full return to in-person classes. Students shared their excitement about being on campus, and while faculty offered their advice to students, starting with believing in yourself and embracing the opportunities and challenges of this unique time.


Text: No. 1 Undergrad Business Program in Chicago

We continue to be the No. 1 undergraduate business program in Chicago, according to the 2022 U.S. News & World Report rankings. See the full list of Quinlan’s rankings.

Sharing Gratitude

Collage of facuty, staff, and students offering thanks

To start the holiday season off, our faculty, staff, and students shared what they are thankful for this year. See what they had to say.

Loyola Experts

Text: Loyola Experts

Interim Dean Maciek Nowak, as well as professors Zach Binkely, Jenna Drenten, and Katherine Sredl, answered some of 2021’s most pressing questions as part of the Loyola Experts series. Their topics: supply chain challenges, what exactly NFTs are, the effect of social media on the LGBTQ+ community, and how to gift sustainably. Watch Quinlan’s faculty expert videos.