Loyola University Maryland

Spotlight Events

Spotlight Events

Collage of campus events images including the Chimes, biology events, and Light City

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr., Convocation

Roxane Gay with one

Roxane Gay, a critically acclaimed author, will speak at Loyola University Maryland’s annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Convocation on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at 7 p.m. in McGuire Hall. In her lecture, “Roxane Gay With One N,” the author will discuss social issues as it relates to her ongoing work in feminism, body image, and social justice. A book signing will follow the lecture. 

Visit the Martin Luther King, Jr., Convocation Website

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Women in Sports Day

Women in Sports Day

Loyola Athletics presents Women in Sports Day to celebrate the achievements of its female athletes and to encourage young girls to get involved in sports. Female athletes spend time sharing their experiences, signing autographs, and showing how much fun getting involved in athletics can be. The 2019 Women in Sports Day will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019, at 12 p.m. in Reitz Arena. The event will be followed by the women's basketball game against Army West Point at 2 p.m. The event is open to girls Kindergarten - 8th grade. Admission to all activities and the game is free.

Visit the Women in Sports Day Website

Friday, March 1, 2019

Media Literacy Curriculum and Instruction for Social Justice Education Conference

CISJ Conference

The School of Education at Loyola University Maryland will host the Media Literacy Curriculum and Instruction for Social Justice Education Conference on March 1, 2019. The event will consist of a keynote speaker(s), and a series of breakout sessions that will focus on how media literacy education can help teachers teach for social justice.

Visit the Media Literacy Website

Tuesday, March 26 - Thursday, March 28, 2019

Building a Better World Through Business

Better Business

Loyola presents "Building a Better World Through Business," an annual series of events designed to celebrate the good that business does for society as it works to transform the world through sustainable economic and social development. All events are open to Loyola students, faculty, staff, alumni, the Baltimore community, and friends of the University.

Visit the Building a Better World Through Business Conference Website

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Strategic Planning: Achieve Equity & Elevate Learning Leadership Summit

Leadership Summit

This leadership convening will showcase strategies and protocols for strategic planning using performance targets, analysis of data, and how to create the conditions for systemic and sustainable continuous improvement. We are honored to feature keynote speaker, Dr. Jerry D. Weast, of whom led Montgomery County Public Schools, the 16th largest school district in the nation to achieve both the highest graduation rate among the nation’s largest school districts for four consecutive years and the highest academic performance ever in MCPS at a time when the non-English speaking student population more than doubled and enrollment tipped toward low socioeconomic demographics. 

Visit the Leadership Summit Website

Friday, April 26, 2019

Baltimore Area Finance Conference

Baltimore Area Finance Conference

The Sellinger School of Business and Management at Loyola University Maryland will host the 2019 Baltimore Area Finance Conference on April 26, 2019. The one-day conference will feature research paper presentations in all areas of finance.

Visit the Baltimore Area Finance Conference Website

Friday, June 14 - Sunday, June 16, 2019

Cosmos and Creation Conference


Loyola welcomes keynote speaker Robert Bishop for his lectures "A Trinitarian Doctrine of Creation and Science". Dr. Bishop's research involves history and philosophy of science, philosophy of physics, philosophy of social science, philosophy of mind and psychology, and metaphysics. He is particularly interested in chaos and complex systems and their philosophical implications.

Visit the Cosmos and Creation Website