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Aileen
Students

Aileen

From the moment Aileen first learned the definition of the word “psychology,” she knew she wanted to work in the field

Psychology
Amber Davis
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Amber

Amber’s interdisciplinary major and minor allow her to explore different paths that incorporate her academic passions and career pursuits

English, Communication, Writing
Ashley Dwyer
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Ashley

Ashley says her Jesuit liberal arts education has prepared her to solve problems in the field of physics—and far beyond

Physics
Bailey Whalen
Students

Bailey

Loyola's CPaMS Scholars program connected Bailey with a cohort of students that feel like family and challenge her to think critically

Mathematics
Benjamin Gratz
Students

Benjamin

The close relationships Ben has formed with mentors are allowing him to gain valuable experience in the medical field

Biochemistry
Ben Oswald
Students

Ben

Ben attributes the Sellinger Scholars program with stimulating his intellectual curiosity and critical thinking skills

Business
Robert Portway
Students

Bobby

Loyola’s liberal arts education and personalized approach to learning inspires Bobby to grow as an effective leader and pursue his passions

Global Studies, Modern Languages & Literatures, Business
Rojas
Students

Brenda

Brenda aspires to work in a pediatric hospital conducting psychoeducational assessments and providing psychotherapy services to patients

Psychology
Brendan Sweeney
Students

Brendan

Brendan believes Loyola’s Jesuit mission and the liberal arts core will make him well-prepared for life and his future professional endeavors

Communication
Brynn Jones
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Brynn

This biology major plans to use her voice and her Loyola education to save homeless animals from kill shelters

Biology
Cailin Cruess
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Cailin

Cailin's experiences with Loyola’s biology department, dedicated professors, and her involvement in the Pre-Health Society have prepared her for her medical career

Biology, Chemistry
Cameron Di Leo
Students

Cameron

Passionate professors and the Clinical Professional Counseling program’s integration of Jesuit values help Cameron better serve his patients as a clinical counselor

Psychology
Caroline Farrell
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Caroline

For Caroline, her Jesuit education and dedicated mentors are preparing her for a future as a physician’s assistant

Biology, Classical Civilizations
Chris Goodson
Students

Chris

For Chris, Loyola has been a transformative experience, one that has allowed him to participate in diverse activities and develop genuine relationships

Forensic Studies
Claudia Ortega
Students

Claudia

Claudia discovered her passion for speech-language pathology when she learned English; she hopes to help those with communication disorders in the future

Speech-Language Pathology
Denise Lee
Students

Denise

Denise hopes to utilize her newfound knowledge of programming languages and data software to better understand and approach problems

Data Science
Doria Diacogiannis
Students

Doria

Loyola taught Doria to seize every opportunity available to her, whether that be undertaking a psychology major with a double minor in Spanish and English, being involved on campus, or volunteering

Psychology, English, Modern Languages and Literatures
Eleanor Kluegel
Students

Eleanor

For Eleanor, courses in business and biology have challenged her to reflect and think critically, preparing her for the real world

Biology
Emily
Students

Emily

A double major in actuarial science (statistics) and finance, Emily is studying for a career as an actuary

Actuarial Science (Mathematics), Finance
Emma Hierholzer
Students

Emma

An interior designer and Emerging Leader's MBA student, Emma says she found her home at Loyola

Business
Maria
Students

Flor

Flor hopes to combine her passions for serving others and for writing in a career in health care leadership

Biology, Writing
Franklin Parks
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Franklin

For Franklin, the Sellinger Scholars Program has greatly enriched his Loyola experience

Business
Gabriella Romo
Students

Gabriella

Gabriella is gaining real-world experience through community service internships that will prepare her for her career in justice

Global Studies, Communication
Gabrielle Horchos
Students

Gabrielle

An aspiring doctor, Gabrielle says her professors have helped her find her passion, earn good grades, and grow personally and professionally

Global Studies, Natural Sciences, Economics
Gillian Blackwood
Students

Gillian

Gillian’s major in biology and minor in business are preparing her for a future in health care leadership

Biology, Business
Gillian Chambres
Students

Gillian

Gillian is excited to apply her Loyola education to become a teacher after graduation—while striving for a career in public policy

Sociology, History, Education
Giovanna Baisie-Arthur
Students

Giovanna

Meet a graduate student in the Clinical Professional Counseling Program who aims to spread mental health awareness through her practice as a clinician

Psychology
Grace B
Students

Grace

Grace looks forward to using her Jesuit education to inspire youth as an elementary teacher

Education
Grace Gordon
Students

Grace

Passionate faculty members and her involvement as a Sellinger Scholar are preparing this double major for her future business career

Business
Hannah
Students

Hannah

As a student in the Kodály Music Education program, Hannah is learning creative ways to teach music

Education
Hannah Mannering
Students

Hannah

The CPAMS Scholars program has allowed Hannah to build connections with her peers and teachers who span all STEM fields

Computer Science, Data Science
Jade
Students

Jade

Jade is prepared for a career in medicine, thanks to the mentorship and education she’s received at Loyola

Biochemistry
Jomaly Sierra
Students

Jomaly

Seizing opportunities and developing relationships helped Jomaly make Loyola her second home

Forensic Studies, Computer Science, Modern Languages & Literatures, Asian Studies
Josefina Munoz Nogales
Students

Josie

For Josie, a dedicated mentor has fostered her academic growth and provided opportunities to conduct meaningful research

Psychology, Sociology
Julia Cataneo
Students

Julia

For Julia, the meaningful relationships she formed with professors has made Loyola feel like home

Economics, Theology
Justin Doo
Students

Justin

Justin's education is preparing him for his career by challenging him to think critically and solve problems from different perspectives

Biology, Psychology
Kayla Thomsen
Students

Kayla

Kayla thrives on the balance of her science major, Pre-Dental track, and liberal arts curricula at Loyola

Biochemistry, Spanish
Kaylin
Students

Kaylin

Kaylin aspires to become an international lawyer and work for the United Nations

Global Studies, Spanish
Kelly Williamson
Students

Kelly

The M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology offered Kelly the opportunity to grow from one-on-one experiences with licensed, experienced speech-language pathologists

Speech-Language Pathology
Kristen
Students

Kristen

Kristen says working as a team, Loyola’s Jesuit focus, and the caring professors prepared her for her career in healthcare administration

Business
Lauren
Students

Lauren

For Lauren, who wanted to launch her career before pursuing a master's program, online courses fit perfectly with her schedule

Communication
Madeline Valentine
Students

Madeline

Madeline’s relationships with incredible faculty and mentors inspired her passion for research

Biology, Psychology
Mary Auletta
Students

Mary

Mary plans to weave her Loyola education and study abroad experiences into her future career

Communication
Matthew Dorsey
Students

Matthew

Matthew believes his Jesuit education has made him a flexible and confident individual, inside and outside the classroom

Business
Mhret Alemu
Students

Mhret

Loyola’s wealth of opportunities for leadership experience, internships, and community service stimulates Mhret’s personal and academic growth

Biomedical Physics, Forensic Studies
Michael
Students

Michael

Dedicated faculty and practical experience beyond the classroom are preparing Michael for dental school and a career as an oral surgeon

Biology, Chemistry
Michelle Tran
Students

Michelle

Michelle’s relationships with mentors and faculty have helped her gain internship experience and build a writing portfolio in preparation for her future career

Writing
Nadine Whint
Students

Nadine

Nadine chose Loyola’s Psy.D. program to better understand and support the children she encountered as a social worker

Psychology
Noor Abd-Allah
Students

Noor

Noor knew Loyola’s Psy.D. program would provide the individualized attention and clinical experiences that would allow her to flourish as a clinician

Psychology
Osei Amoh
Students

Osei

Osei aspires to apply what he learns in Loyola’s graduate program in data science to grow his startup

Data Science
Paulina
Students

Paulina

Her education in biology and Loyola's core values will allow Paulina to connect with her future dental patients

Biology
Peter Friedrichs
Students

Peter

Peter's Jesuit education has led him to develop innovative approaches to problem-solving, which will serve him well as a lawyer

Writing, Philosophy
Rachel Martin
Students

Rachel

Rachel's experience here has strengthened her love of STEM and led to meaningful relationships with professors and fellow students

Mathematics, Economics
Rennae Wigton
Students

Rennae

A conversation with a passionate Loyola professor and an internship with Helping up Mission inspired Rennae to pursue a graduate degree in theology

Theology
Riley Olmstead
Students

Riley

Meet Riley, a student-athlete studying biochemistry who hopes to attend medical school after Loyola

Biochemistry, Peace & Justice Studies
Ryan Brooks
Students

Ryan

Ryan’s major in political science and support from faculty equipped him for an internship on Capitol Hill

Political Science
Sabrina Daglish
Students

Sabrina

Sabrina is studying biochemistry and has her sights on a doctoral degree before launching a career in research and development

Biochemistry
Sanil Mayilkunnel
Students

Sanil

Sanil decided to pursue a doctorate in clinical psychology to better serve and provide care for marginalized populations

Psychology
Sarah Calamita
Students

Sarah

Both the love for Baltimore and the relationships she developed with professors as an undergrad inspired Sarah to pursue her master's at Loyola

Speech-Language Pathology
Sarah
Students

Sarah

Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Sarah believes her Loyola education has strengthened her leadership skills and prepared her for her future

Marketing, Communication, Information Systems
Sebastian Koladiyil
Students

Sebastian

Sebastian hopes to take what he learns from the Emerging Media program to create a media education program in Kenya

Communication
Stephanie Suzadail
Students

Stephanie

Stephanie is combining her experience as a nurse along with the Emerging Media program to create an app that better serves her patients in a digital age

Communication
Stephen Kaiser
Students

Stephen

At Loyola, Stephen is able to complete academic research and write about subjects he is passionate about

History, Medieval Studies
Taylor Davis
Students

Taylor

Taylor is pursuing his Professional's MBA as he applies his Loyola education through mentorship within the Loyola and Baltimore communities

Business
Akpapio
Students

Triumph

Triumph says Loyola’s core values inspire and teach her discipline and focus, preparing her for her future

Information Systems
Tyler Medley
Students

Tyler

For Tyler, the Master of Accounting program has given him the opportunity to study for the CPA exam and continue to work in public accounting, while receiving a multifaceted education

Business
Victoria Matos
Students

Victoria

This computer science and math double major says her involvement in clubs and activities at Loyola has made her feel at home

Computer Science, Mathematics