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LMU This Week Archive

December 2018

12.4.18: LMU This Week | Loyola Project for the Innocent

  • Loyola Project for the Innocent Video
  • ACE Students Explore Graduate School Possibilities
  • ROAR Studios Wins Big with Student Films


November 2018

11.27.18: LMU This Week | Christmas Tree Lighting

  • Christmas Tree Lighting Coming Soon
  • Film Outside the Frame Honors Students
  • “Finding Common Ground” Is Mission Day Theme


11.19.18: LMU This Week | Provost’s Convocation Video

  • Relive Provost Thomas Poon’s Convocation Address
  • Cabinet Corner: Vice President for Intercultural Affairs Abbie Robinson-Armstrong – “The Best Version of Ourselves”
  • Bill T. Jones Shares His Passion for Life and Dance


11.13.18: LMU This Week | A Message from President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D.

  • President Snyder invites the LMU community to a Town Hall Meeting
  • Coelho Center Launches at Loyola Law School
  • “Winter Wonderland” Taking Shape


11.6.18: LMU This Week | Lions Thrive Through LMU/Google Partnership

  • Watch a Video Showing LMU’s Partnership With Google
  • A Conversation with Bradley T. Smith
  • Honors Program Gets an Address


October 2018

10.30.18: LMU This Week | Father Robert Lawton Honorary Degree Conferral

  • The 14th President of LMU, Rev. Robert B. Lawton, S.J., Will Receive an Honorary Degree on Jan. 24, 2019.
  • LMU Marks 80th Anniversary of Kristallnacht
  • Celebrating Ignatian Heritage Month


10.22.18: LMU This Week | A Message From the President

  • President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D., Highlights Recent Accomplishments and Hints at Themes Explored in His Convocation Address, “Today and Two Tomorrows.”
  • Associate Chancellor Announces His Retirement
  • Finance Professor Wins National Teaching Award for Innovation


10.16.18: LMU This Week | Get Ready for Open Enrollment!

  • Benefits Open Enrollment Begins Oct. 22
  • Provost Thomas Poon Kicks Off Cabinet Corner
  • Celebrate VP for Intercultural Affairs Abbie Robinson-Armstrong


10.9.18: LMU This Week | See LMU’s Proposed New Logo

  • Take a Closer Look at LMU’s Proposed New Visual Identity
  • QuakeFest Adds Fun to Important Information
  • October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month


10.2.18: LMU This Week | SpaceX President and COO Spotlighted by Seaver

  • Gwynne Shotwell, President and COO of SpaceX Visits Campus to Take Part in Seaver Spotlight.
  • Large Grant Boosts LLS Innocent Project
  • Wenner Named Research Fellow


September 2018

9.25.18: LMU This Week | L.A. Film Festival

  • LMU Playa Vista Campus Opens It’s Doors to L.A. Film Festival
  • L.A City Council Proclaims Sept. 18 as ‘LMU in L.A. Day’
  • See LMU’s Proposed New Visual Identity


9.18.18: LMU This Week | State of Tech Talent Today Conference

  • Read About the Recent State of Tech Talent Today Conference at LMU Playa Vista.
  • “Fragile Thoughts” Exhibition Examines Memory and Mortality
  • LLS Professor Gives Fischmann Family Lecture


9.11.18: LMU This Week | LMU Playa Vista Mural Video

  • Watch a Time-Lapse Video of the LMU Playa Vista Campus Elevator Lobby Mural Installation
  • Save the Date: 2018 President’s Convocation Address
  • Students Get Rare Access to Tech Ecosystem at TechCrunch


9.4.18: LMU This Week | Step Into the Story

  • BCLA Hosts First Event of Fall 2018 Lineup at LMU Playa Vista Campus
  • LMU Names New Dean of Students
  • Streamlined Way to Book Event Space Unveiled


August 2018

8.27.18: LMU This Week | Provost Poon’s Welcome Back Message

  • A Message from the Provost
  • LMU Playa Vista Campus: Open for Imagination
  • LMU’s Response to Findings on Sexual Abuse Within the Church


8.21.18: LMU This Week | Alumni Weekend and Alumni BBQ

  • Faculty and Staff can Register for Free for Alumni BBQ
  • The Lair, Roski Reopen with New Array of Menu Options
  • Interdisciplinary Minor to Study Peace and Justice


8.14.18: LMU This Week | New Faculty Orientation This Week

  • New Faculty Orientation is August 15-17
  • LMU’s Sodexo Provides BBQ at Mar Vista Family Center
  • Hutchting Selected for Fulbright Specialist Program in Indonesia


8.7.18: LMU This Week | Phi Beta Kappa Chapter Coming to LMU

  • LMU Selected to Shelter Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • Construction Coming to University Hall
  • Men’s Basketball Heads to the Land Down Under


July 2018

7.31.18: LMU This Week | Cardinal Mahoney Commissions PLACE Corps Cohort

  • 18th Cohort of LMU’s PLACE Corps Commissioned by Cardinal Roger Mahoney
  • BCLA Professor Gets One-Year Appointment at CUNY
  • Seaver Professor Lands Grant from National Science Foundation


7.24.18: LMU This Week | 2018 California Teachers Summit

  • Fourth Annual Better Together: California Teachers Summit Takes Place at LMU
  • “Othello” to Play This Weekend in Lawton Plaza, Playa Vista
  • LMU’s Playa Vista Campus to Host L.A. Film Festival Experience


7.17.18: LMU This Week | Project for the Innocent

  • Project for the Innocent and Hueston Hennigan LLP Secure Release of Maria Mendez
  • LMU Welcomes JAA to Campus
  • Career Treks Program Expanding


7.10.18: LMU This Week | Salsa Festival

  • 4th Annual Alma Del Barrio Salsa Festival Coming Soon
  • SVP Fellows: Leadership Program Now Accepting Applications
  • Third Annual LMU Beerfest Coming Soon


7.3.18: LMU This Week | 4th of July, Women’s Leadership, CSJ Symposium

  • Westchester Fourth of July Parade
  • Navarro to Deliver Keynote at 2018 Women’s Leadership Forum
  • CSJ Center for Reconciliation and Justice Spring 2018 Newsletter


June 2018

6.26.18: LMU This Week | Wi-Fi Connectivity Defines the Modern Campus

  • Wi-Fi Service Defines Higher Education Today
  • Culture, History, Spirit Are Focus of Study Abroad Trip
  • Watch “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” this Weekend


6.20.18: LMU This Week | Thank You Bill Husak

  • Bill Husak Thank You Video
  • Zoom to Replace WebEx as LMU’s Web Conferencing Tool
  • Huffington Ecumenical Institute Builds Bridges in Rome


6.12.18: LMU This Week | Shakespeare on the Bluff

  • Shakespeare on the Bluff
  • LLS Alumnus Helps Plan North Korean Summit
  • Parham Named Director of Mental Health and Wellness for NBPA


6.5.18: LMU This Week | Welcome Craig Pintens

  • Welcome New Athletic Director Craig Pintens
  • Regents Terrace Getting an Upgrade
  • LLS’ Impact Seen in Citations, Publications


May 2018

5.29.18: LMU This Week | Shane Martin Farewell Celebration

  • Thank You Dean Shane Martin
  • Mary McCullough Named Interim Dean of SOE
  • “Don’t Quote Me” Panel Addresses Pay Equity in Hollywood


5.22.18: LMU This Week | Sport at the Service of Humanity

  • LMU Hosts Second Sport at the Service of Humanity Conference
  • ACE Spring/Summer 2018 Newsletter
  • Staff Appreciation BBQ Invite


5.15.18: LMU This Week | LMU Email Day 5.21.18

  • LMU to Move all Westchester Faculty and Staff to Outlook 2016 on May 21
  • LMU Playa Vista Shuttle
  • Loyola Law School Commencement


5.9.18: LMU This Week | Commencement Recap Video

  • Recap Video of LMU’s 2018 Commencement Weekend
  • Provost Poon Announces New Academic Leaders
  • LMU Email Day is May 21


5.7.18: LMU This Week | Commencement Edition

  • Commencement Weekend Photo Gallery
  • Social Media Recap
  • Ronan Farrow Undergraduate Commencement Speech
  • Shane Martin Graduate Commencement Speech
  • Valedictorian Commencement Speech
  • Watch All Ceremonies in Their Entirety


5.1.18: LMU This Week | Let the “Pomp and Circumstance” Commence

  • Changes in Commencement Ceremony
  • Social Justice Law Clinic Features Two New Programs
  • LMU Celebrates STEM Diversity with #ILookLikeAnEngineer


April 2018

4.24.18: LMU This Week | Office 365 Coming Soon

  • Office 365 Update
  • Faculty Awards Ceremony Invitation
  • Forecast LA Sees Hint of Dark Clouds


4.17.18: LMU This Week | Voices of the Brand

  • LMU Voices of the Brand Video
  • LLS Professor to Debut Book
  • Join LMU at the Festival of Books


4.10.18: LMU This Week | Commencement Ceremony Changes

  • Letter from Provost Poon Announcing Changes to Undergraduate Commencement
  • Dean of Students Jeanne Ortiz Announces Retirement
  • Attend the 2018 Academic Awards Convocation


4.3.18: LMU This Week | 2018 Commencement Speakers Announced

  • Ronan Farrow, Shane Martin and Donald B. Verrilli, Jr. Announced as 2018 Commencement Speakers
  • Athletics Director Search Updates
  • Policing Los Angeles Forum Series at LLS


March 2018

3.26.18: LMU This Week | Gail Abarbanel Honorary Degree Conferment

  • Gail Abarbanel, Founder and Director of the Rape Treatment Center and Stuart House at Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, to be Conferred and Honorary Degree
  • Playa Vista Campus Construction Update
  • Brand Survey Coming to Your Inbox


3.20.18: LMU This Week | Athletics Director Bill Husak Announces Retirement

  • Read AD Bill Husak’s Letter to the LMU Community
  • Immersive Technology at LMU
  • Bias Literacy the Focus of Leadership Retreat


3.13.18: LMU This Week | Welcome New SFTV Dean Peggy M. Rajski

  • Read Provost Poon’s Letter Welcoming SFTV’s New Dean
  • Student Worker Organization Celebrates 60th Anniversary
  • Faculty Pub Night Brings Authors, Audience Together


3.6.18: LMU This Week | LMU Alliance Hosts Gretchen Carlson

  • LMU’s Alliance of Women Philanthropists Hosts Journalist Gretchen Carlson as Inaugural Guest in Speaker Series
  • Adilifu Nama Sees Allegories in “Black Panther”
  • Sport at the Service of Humanity Conference to be Held at LMU


February 2018

2.27.18: LMU This Week | Playa Vista Campus Update

  • LMU Playa Vista Renderings Gallery
  • Academic Community of Excellence Scholars Recognition Banquet
  • Tech and Teaching: Digital Scholarship at LMU


2.20.18: LMU This Week | Emergency Preparedness Drill

  • Annual Active Shooter Drill
  • “Seeing Allred” Debuts on Netflix
  • LMU-Edited Journal Honored


2.13.18: LMU This Week | Office 365 Coming This Summer

  • Office 365 is Coming to LMU
  • Lent Refocuses Our Attention
  • Introducing the Loyola Social Justice Law Clinic


2.6.18: LMU This Week | Campus Marks Black History Month

  • Monthlong Black History Month Celebration Schedule
  • LLS Launches “Policing Los Angeles” Series
  • LMU Professor to Hold Discussion and Book Signing


January 2018

1.30.18: LMU This Week | Jordan Peele Leads SFTV’s Hollywood Masters Lineup

  • Academy Award Nominee Jordan Peele Announced as First Guest of the Ninth Season of SFTV’s Hollywood Master Series on Netflix
  • Marital and Family Therapy Students Receive Stipends
  • Alumna Making the Film Festival Rounds


1.23.18: LMU This Week | Archbishop Gomez Honorary Degree Conferment

  • Most Rev. José H. Gomez, the Archbishop of Los Angeles, will be Conferred an Honorary Degree
  • Dr. King’s Legacy Inspires LMU Gathering
  • Laband Exhibit Explores Textile Art


1.16.18: LMU This Week | Lion Family Weekend Coming Soon

  • Learn More About Lion Family Weekend
  • Jesuit Journal Features LMU Faculty Essays
  • HR News – Spring 2018


1.9.18: LMU This Week | Technology Updates Including Free Software

  • Keep Your Computer Healthy
  • New MyLMU Portal Coming Soon
  • Welcome New CBA Dean Dayle M. Smith


December 2017

12.18.17: LMU This Week | Christmas Lighting Slideshow

  • View LMU’s Christmas Tree Lighting Slideshow
  • Brand Research is Complete
  • Keeping Track of 156,286 Books


12.12.17: LMU This Week | Relive the Christmas Tree Lighting

  • Watch the Christmas Tree Lighting Video
  • iSOS Keeps LMU’s Travelers Feeling Secure
  • Academic Community of Excellence Newsletter


12.5.17: LMU This Week | Holiday Info from HR

  • Important Holiday Info from HR
  • A Vivid Look at Jesuit Iconography
  • Digital Commons Reaches a Global Audience


November 2017

11.28.17: LMU This Week | Christmas Tree Lighting This Friday

  • Learn About ASLMU’s Signature Event: The LMU Christmas Tree Lighting
  • Mission Priority Examen Sessions
  • Congratulations Dean Shane Martin


11.20.17: LMU This Week | SOE Celebrates 25 Years!

  • Read More About SOE’s History
  • Thank You Vice Provost of Strategic Planning and Educational Effectiveness Margaret Kasimatis
  • LMU Wishes Bob Singleton a Happy Retirement


11.14.17: LMU This Week | Day of Giving Edition

  • Read President Snyder’s Day of Giving Message
  • An Investment in Our Future – Video
  • Rase our Total, Then Raise a Toast to LMU


11.7.17: LMU This Week | LMU and LACCD Sign Transfer Agreement

  • Students in the L.A. Community College District’s Nine Campuses to Receive Guaranteed Fall Admission to LMU Once Requirements Met
  • Conversing with Human Books Can Change Your Thinking
  • Coastal Research Institute Launch to be Announced on Nov. 9


October 2017

10.31.17: LMU This Week | AAAA Scholarship Gala Photos

  • African American Alumni Associate Scholarship Gala Photo Gallery
  • Supporting Scholarship Through Performance
  • Invitation: SVP Fellows Graduation


10.24.17: LMU This Week | Cybersecurity Awareness

  • Learn How to be #Cyberaware
  • Voices of Leimert Park
  • Celebrate 60 Years of KXLU by Supporting Fundrazor


10.16.17: LMU This Week | Collaborators in Creation

  • Read President Snyder’s Message Prior to His Convocation Address
  • LMU Honored by Bay Foundation
  • Bellarmine Forum Hosts Notre Dame’s President


10.10.17: LMU This Week | The Wit and Wisdom of LMU’s Jesuits

  • Learn About the 22 LMU Jesuits Who Appeared in the Book, Emmaus: The Nature of the Way
  • Professor Judith Royer Honored
  • Chronic Illness Support Group Laughs and Copes


10.3.17: LMU This Week | LMU Playa Vista Design Contest Launched

  • LMU Playa Vista Elevator Lobby Design Contest Launched
  • Associate Professor Heather Tarleton Honored
  • LMU Leads on Responsible Investments


September 2017

9.26.17: LMU This Week | @LMUSnyder Informs and Engages in 140 Characters or Less

  • President Snyder Established Himself as a Presence in the Twittersphere
  • CBA Links Students to Silicon Beach
  • Hayden Tanabe Takes Charge


9.19.17: LMU This Week | Hurricane Relief, New Rankings, Provost Office Hours

  • Lion’s Men’s Soccer Volunteers in Hurricane Irma Recovery Efforts
  • LMU Holds a Top Rankings Spot
  • Provost Sets Office Hours


9.12.17: LMU This Week | FERPA, Genovese Award, Brand Survey

  • Provost Poon’s Message Regarding FERPA
  • Genovese Wins Distinguished Teaching Award
  • Your Voice, Our Brand: Don’t Miss the Opportunity!


9.5.17: LMU This Week | Inaugural Edition

  • Welcome to LMU This Week – Video
  • A New Crop of LMU Professors
  • Now Showing on Netflix