The Center for Innovation in Urban Education strives to contribute to conversations on education in urban areas, and to offer a variety of events for university and local community members. Events run by the CIUE are often collaborative in nature and speak to the challenges facing urban education.
Marc Lamont Hill, Ph.D.
Building Community and Resistance in the Age of Trump
Thursday, March 23
Ella Baker Day
Join us for Loyola's first annual Ella Baker Day. This event will honor and celebrate Ms. Baker's lifetime of community organizing and civil rights activism on behalf communities, and especially women, of color. The first annual Ella Baker Day will feature a social justice-themed art contest from local middle and high school aged youth, with two categories for submission. Additionally, the event will feature a keynote speaker, Dr. Rev. Heber Brown III.
Thursday, April 6, 2017
Dr. Peter C. Murrell, Jr. Memorial Symposium on Urban Education
A Culture of Caring: Transformation approaches to urban schooling
Welcome Reception: Wednesday, October 5, 2016
Symposium: Thursday, October 6, 2016
El Futuro de Baltimore: A Conversation on our Changing Demographics
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Andrew White Student Center, Fourth Floor Program Room
Pre-reception 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Event: 7:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
The evening will feature a keynote address, "The Raciolinguistic Underpinnings of Academic Language and the Marginalization of Latino Students," by Nelson Flores, Ph.D., assistant professor of educational linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Andrew White Student Center Fourth Floor Program Room
Community Literacy Event/Writer's Workshop
Saturday, February 27, 2016
Enoch Pratt Free Library- Southern Anchor Branch
The event originally scheduled for Feb. 6 has been rescheduled to Feb. 27.
Visit the event page for more info
Two-Part Film Screening, Latino Americans: El Futuro de Baltimore
Wednesday, Sept. 16
Tuesday, Nov. 10
McGuire Hall, 7 p.m.
Justice for Freddie Gray a spoken word jam
Monday, June 8
Enoch Pratt Central Branch, Wheeler Auditorium
Documentary viewing of Second Chances: Reducing Suspensions in Maryland
Wednesday, April 22
"Making Culturally Relevant Pedagogy Relevant"
Adrienne Dixson, Ph.D., associate professor of critical race theory and education at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Tuesday, March 31
McGuire Hall—West, Loyola University Maryland
Urban Educators: Thriving, Confused, or Fading
Wednesday, Nov. 12
McGuire Hall, Loyola University Maryland
7-8:30 p.m., (pre event reception will begin at 6 p.m.)
Hip Hop/Hip Hope: Reinventing Culturally Relevant Pedagogy
A lecture by Dr. Gloria Ladson-Billings
Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
McGuire Hall, Loyola University Maryland
Wednesday, March 19 - UNITE hosts Rev. Heber Brown
Wednesday, March 19 - Article Presentation by Dr. Jason G. Irizarry
“For Us, By Us”: A Vision for Culturally Sustaining Pedagogies Forwarded by Urban Youth
Monday, February 24 - Cosponsored Community Conversation
Let's Talk about White Fear: A conversation about life and Loyola in response to the Jordan Davis verdict
Tuesday, February 18 - UNITE hosts Dr. Robert Simmons
Let's Talk about Race
Monday, February 10 - Ethics with Impact: Annual Law and the City Discussion
Making Urban Schools Work for Urban Youth: A Dialogue about Teacher Prep Programs and Alternatives like TFA
Monday, November 18 - 20/20 Baltimore Speaker Series
Loyola's Footprint Just Around the Corner
Wednesday, November 13 - Guest Lecture by Dr. David Stovall
Research, Race, Class and Praxis in the "End Times": Moving Towards the Nexus of Struggle and Community Engagement
Thursday, November 7 - Lecture with C. Mathew Hill, J.D.
Tale of Two Baltimores: Gentrification, Failed Laws, and How You Can Fix It!
Wednesday, October 16 - Fall 2013 Panel Discussion
What You Should Learn about Urban Teaching in Your Teacher Preparation Program but Won't!
Friday, September 20 - York Road Initiative
Exploring Urban Community Assets using Education as our Lens