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Loyola celebrates life of Rev. Peter-Hans Kolvenbach, S.J., former superior general of the Society of Jesus

In a landmark address during his 25-year tenure as superior general of the Society of Jesus, Rev. Peter-Hans Kolvenbach, S.J., challenged U.S. Jesuit colleges and universities to take up an agenda of teaching, research, and service “with critical understanding and deep conviction, with buoyant faith and much hope.” The man who inspired those 28 institutions to focus even more clearly on mission died on Nov. 26, 2016, in Beirut. He was 87.

Loyola’s handling of a recent student event in the news: A message from Loyola President Rev. Brian F. Linnane, S.J.

Over the past few days, you may have seen media coverage of concerns Loyola administrators expressed about a “Party in the USA”-themed event our Student Government Association held for the senior class last week. Some media outlets are representing the situation as if Loyola is not a place that supports dialogue and diverse perspectives—and even as a university that lacks patriotism. Those misperceptions could not be further from the truth.

Loyola welcomes seven new trustees to Board

Seven new members were elected to Loyola University Maryland’s Board of Trustees at the Board’s October 2016 meeting on campus. The Board challenges Loyola to not only achieve its mission, but to stretch and aspire, to continually assess and improve upon the educational experiences for all students.

Looking toward the future in light of the presidential election: a message from Loyola University Maryland President Rev. Brian F. Linnane, S.J.

With hope and faith in the strength of our nation, let us come together to pledge to work toward a bright future with equity, inclusion, and peace for all. Let us commit to supporting one another, collaborating in creating a better world, and to living out the values that are dear to each of us as members of this Catholic, Jesuit university community.
Loyola University Maryland Jesuit Volunteer Corps 2016

Class of 2016 Loyola alumni join Jesuit Volunteer Corps and JVC Northwest

Eight alumni from Loyola University Maryland’s Class of 2016 have committed to a year of full-time service with the Jesuit Volunteer Corps and JVC Northwest to support the efforts of organizations dedicated to improving the lives of the poor and marginalized in cities across the United States.
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