Chicago Bible Society to Bestow 2019 Gutenberg Award to Loyola University Chicago’s Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt and Chaplain Leslie Hunter

Loyola’s Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, BVM, and Chaplain Leslie Hunter of Holy Family School will be honored by the Chicago Bible Society at the 65th Annual Gutenberg Awards luncheon at 11:30 a.m. on October 15 at the Union League Club of Chicago, 65 W. Jackson Blvd.

Loyola University Chicago Hosts the Third Biennial Catholic Imagination Conference

Along with a group of national cosponsors, Loyola University Chicago’s Hank Center for the Catholic Intellectual Heritage is hosting the Third Biennial Catholic Imagination Conference, September 19-21. Conveving at the University’s Water Tower and Lake Shore campuses, each session will explore a variety of questions surrounding the Catholic imagination in literature and the arts.

Loyola University Chicago Celebrates 2019 Founders’ Dinner

Loyola University Chicago will celebrate its annual Founders’ Dinner on Monday, September 16, at the Chicago Board of Trade Building, 141 West Jackson Boulevard. This year’s gala celebrates Arrupe College, Loyola’s innovative and successful two-year college that provides a rigorous liberal arts education to motivated students with limited financial resources and an interest in attending a four-year institution.

Loyola University Chicago Receives $1 Million Professional Learning Partnership Grant

A new partnership between Loyola University Chicago’s Center for Science and Math Education (CSME), Chicago Public Schools (CPS), and the Center for Curriculum Analysis in Madison, Wisconsin, will support professional development for more than 600 middle-grades science teachers from more than 300 Chicago Public Schools. Led by Loyola, the collaboration will provide a variety of professional learning experiences for CPS middle grades science teachers to implement science curriculum which aligns with the Next Generation Science Standards as part of CPS’ Curriculum Equity Initiative.

Loyola University Chicago Appoints Advancement Vice President

Loyola University Chicago has appointed Karen Paciero as vice president of advancement, effective October 1.