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International Colloquium Tackles Issues of Language, Culture and Identity Among Immigrant Populations

In an increasingly interconnected world, issues of language, culture and identity are more important than ever before. At the III International Colloquium on Languages, Cultures and Identities in Schools & Society on July 5-7 in Soria, Spain, students and professionals gathered to address how the integration of these issues affects immigrant populations worldwide. The event […]

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2017 Education Law Symposium Addresses Key Legal Topics Affecting Catholic Education

Nearly 100 attendees heard presentations and engaged in discussions about important legal issues facing Catholic educators at the Education Law Symposium: Law in Catholic Education & Ministry held July 6-9 at the Brown Hotel in Louisville, Kentucky. The 15th annual event was co-sponsored by the LMU School of Education’s Center for Catholic Education and the National Catholic […]

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LMU to Host Free Day of Learning During California Teachers Summit

Hundreds of teachers will gather at Loyola Marymount University on Friday, July 28, for a free day of learning during the third annual Better Together: California Teachers Summit. LMU is among 15 locations across the Los Angeles region – and 35 sites in California – that are participating in the summit for educators. LMU will […]

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LMU School of Education Faculty Share Summer Reading Picks

What are you reading this summer? Several LMU School of Education faculty members share what they recommend for summer reading. Here are their top picks: Sheri A. Atwater Director & Professor, Counseling Program Daniel Deronda by George Eliot “In each of Eliot’s novels, she intersperses quick-witted English dialogue with philosophical conundrums popular during the 19th […]

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Federal Grant Ensures Continuation of LMU’s Upward Bound Program

Loyola Marymount University’s Upward Bound program, which helps low-income high school students graduate and get into college, has received a $1.2 million U.S. Department of Education grant that will support its services for the next five years. The new grant – the third award LMU has received from the federal agency – will fund Upward […]

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SOE’s Martha McCarthy, Enikia Ford-Morthel Receive LMU Faculty Awards

SOE faculty members Martha McCarthy and Enikia Ford-Morthel were honored at the LMU Faculty Awards ceremony April 26. McCarthy, the President’s Professor of Educational Leadership, received the Rains Award for Excellence in Scholarship or Creative Works. An internationally renowned expert in educational leadership and educational law, McCarthy has examined issues related to church-state relationships, the […]

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