Please note: the information on this page is archived from Summer 2022. Check back later for updates regarding the 2023 Summer Institute!
THEA is thrilled to announce that our Summer Institute will resume in 2022! After two years that we have been unable to welcome students to our campus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we eagerly await our new THEA students who will join us this summer.
Dates for Summer 2022:
Sunday, June 19 - Saturday, June 25
Applications for Summer 2022 are closed. Admitted students, the payment portal is linked below. If you are an admitted student and have questions about the Summer Institute, email us: firstname.lastname@example.org
To learn more about the THEA Summer Institute, navigate to the other pages on this website or view the Program Overview. Applications for the Summer Institute are open now, and we'll continue to accept applications into the spring.
The COVID-19 vaccine and boosters (when eligible) are required for all participants in the 2022 THEA Summer Institute. Students will be required to upload proof of vaccination after they are admitted to the program. THEA will monitor (and adhere to) the latest health, safety, and wellbeing guidelines published by Loyola University and the City of Chicago. To view Loyola's latest health, safety, and wellbeing updates, visit www.LUC.edu/healthsafetyandwellbeing.
Admitted students: click here to access our payment portal.
Meet THEA's Summer 2022 Faculty
A hallmark of the THEA Summer Institute is our Faculty team who teach classes to our high school participants. These scholars are experts in their respective fields, and will provide an excellent classroom experience to our participants. Click on each educator's name to learn more about them!
IJEP Program Manager, School of Environmental Sustainability
Adjunct Instructor in Theology, Rosary College of Arts & Sciences at Dominican University
Senior Lecturer, School of Environmental Sustainability
(Fr. Mitten is pictured above, teaching students in the School of Environmental Sustainability greenhouse)
Faith Formation Campus Minister, Campus Ministry
Lecturer, School of Environmental Sustainability
WTC Minister & THEA Coordinator, Campus Ministry
Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology
2022 Student Projects
During the Institute, students work in groups to research the environmental effects of an industry. Some groups this year produced digital projects, which are linked here: