December 6, 2013
Loyola University Maryland has been awarded a $500,000 Challenge Grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to support Messina, the University’s unique first-year program designed to help first-year students adjust quickly to the academic rigor of college and build a foundation for success both personally and professionally.
December 3, 2013
Rev. Jim Martin, S.J., is speaking at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7, in Loyola’s McGuire Hall. Here’s your "Jesuit Guide" to why you should reserve a free ticket and go.
December 2, 2013
When Bernard J. Weigman, Jr., Ph.D., passed away Nov. 30, he left behind not just a legacy as a beloved professor and friend, but also a lasting mark on Loyola, where the emeritus professor of computer science, engineering, and physics was instrumental in establishing the computer science and engineering departments.
November 20, 2013
More than half (51 percent) of those surveyed said they were often or sometimes unable to purchase food in order to pay rent, utilities, and other costs, while 57 percent receive state or federal food assistance and 64 percent receive some or all of their food from food banks.
November 19, 2013
The Loyola University Maryland community is celebrating the life of Julia Splendora Lattanze, founding benefactor of the University’s David D. Lattanze Center for Information Value, which is named in honor of her late husband. Ms. Lattanze, of Towson, Md., died on Nov. 17. She was 74.
November 15, 2013
Loyola University Maryland is a top producer of U.S. Fulbright scholars among master’s institutions, according to data released by the Fulbright Scholar Program and published in the Chronicle of Higher Education.
November 13, 2013
In his address, National Urban League CEO Marc Morial will discuss this year’s theme “The 21st Century Civil Rights Movement,” which was inspired by the words of acclaimed author and civil rights activist W.E.B. DuBois.
November 6, 2013
Community programs produced by WLOY, Loyola University Maryland’s student-run radio station, were honored with seven awards at the 2013 National Student Electronic Media Convention in San Antonio, Texas, on Nov. 2.
October 29, 2013
The collaborative is hosted jointly by the University of Maryland College Park School of Public Health and the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health. Together, the 10 participating institutions will develop and raise awareness of evidence-based practices focused on individual students, parents, and the communities in which drinking among college students occurs.
October 25, 2013
Five men’s sports and three women’s sports posted perfect scores, as the Greyhounds achieved a 95-percent cumulative graduation rate for all sports for the 2003-06 cohorts that make up this year’s report. That rate is tied for 20th among the 346 NCAA Division I schools included in the report.