Colleen Newquist Named Loyola University Chicago Vice President for Marketing and Communication
Colleen Newquist has been appointed Vice President for Marketing and Communication at Loyola University Chicago, effective January 1. Newquist joins Loyola after a distinguished 25-year career at the University of Chicago, where she was integral to the launch of that university's comprehensive, multi-billion-dollar campaign.
Loyola University Chicago Study Suggests a Way to Stop HIV in its Tracks
When HIV-1 infects an immune cell, the virus travels to the nucleus so quickly there's not enough time to set off the cell's alarm system. Now, a Loyola University Chicago study has discovered the protein that helps the virus travel so fast. Researchers found that without this protein, the virus became stranded in the cytoplasm, where it was detected by the viral defense system. (The cytoplasm is the portion of the cell outside the nucleus.) 
Loyola University Chicago to Launch Legal Center for Social Justice
Communities in need of critical legal services in such areas as health care, education, and criminal justice will benefit from a new center at the Loyola University Chicago School of Law, thanks to the generosity of alumnus Curt Rodin (JD ’75) and his wife, Linda Rodin.
Loyola Stritch School of Medicine Names Senior and Junior Scientists of the Year
Mashkoor Choudhry, MPhil, PhD, professor in the Department of Surgery and Francis Alonzo, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Microbiology and Immuniology were named Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine’s Senior and Junior Scientists of the Year, respectively.
Cardinal Blase J. Cupich Receives Sword of Loyola at 67th Annual Stritch School of Medicine Awards Dinner
Loyola University Chicago bestowed its highest honor to Cardinal Blase J. Cupich at the Stritch School of Medicine 67th Annual Awards Dinner on November 18 at the Hilton in downtown Chicago. 
Faculty Experts Available to Discuss Holiday Marketing Trends and Gift Giving
Please contact Loyola University Chicago’s University Marketing and Communication department to arrange interviews for print and broadcast opportunities.
Loyola University Museum of Art Celebrates a Decade of Art and Faith of the Crèche
Celebrating its 10th year as a Magnificent Mile holiday tradition, Art and Faith of the Crèche: The Collection of James and Emilia Govan returns to the Loyola University Museum of Art (LUMA). New this year, the collection of more than 100 worldly works will be supplemented by The Craft of the Crèche: Materials and Techniques, an exhibition that explores the unique materials and creative techniques used to make the works on display. Both exhibitions will be on view from Tuesday, November 14, 2017, through Sunday, January 7, 2018.
Quinn Community Center of St. Eulalia Catholic Church to Receive Loyola University Chicago’s Annual Martyrs Award
Loyola University Chicago is pleased to announce the Quinn Community Center of St. Eulalia Catholic Church as the winner of its third annual Martyrs Award. Located in Maywood, Illinois, the center provides important social outreach and programming for more than 370 people annually, 75 percent of whom come from low-income families in Chicago’s western suburbs. The center’s goal is to serve 600 people annually by 2020, and the $25,000 Martyrs Award will help fund its growth.
2017 Illinois Family Business of the Year Award Winners Announced
The Family Business Center at Loyola University Chicago’s Quinlan School of Business is pleased to announce the winners of its 24th Annual Illinois Family Business of the Year Awards.
Media Professionals and Faculty Gather at Loyola to Discuss the Relationship between the Oval Office and the Press
Loyola University Chicago has assembled a collection of media professionals and faculty for “President Trump and the Press,” a panel discussion on Wednesday, November 8. Part of the University’s civic engagement and civil discourse initiative, the event will shed light on the importance of accurate information and advocacy for improving media literacy amongst the masses.