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LMU Names Michael Kirst Educator of the Year

Michael Kirst, president of the California State Board of Education has been named the 2016 Educator of the Year by Loyola Marymount University’s School of Education. He will receive the award and give a keynote speech at the annual Kappa Delta Pi and SOE Awards Ceremony on April 24, 2016, at the Hilton Center for […]

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LMU Recognized as National Leader in Transfer Student Success

Loyola Marymount University has been named to the inaugural Excellence in Community College Transfer Honor Roll by the Phi Theta Kappa honor society. This weekend, LMU is being recognized as one of the top schools in country for its efforts to help transfer students become successful university graduates. Phi Theta Kappa, the oldest and most […]

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Technology in the Classroom Needs LMU’s iDEAL Solution

The Innovation in Digital Education and Leadership Institute at Loyola Marymount University’s School of Education is offering new models for educators, schools and systems to incorporate technology into their teaching practices. Putting technology in every classroom sounds like a great idea but it’s been difficult to achieve. Few private or public schools have the capacity […]

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13 LMU Fulbright Finalists — Largest Number in School’s History

Thirteen Loyola Marymount University students have been named Fulbright grant finalists for the 2016-17 program, the largest number in LMU’s history. The group of three men and ten women – including a set of identical twins –  represent a range of interests and LMU schools and colleges, including the Bellarmine College of Liberal Arts, the […]

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The Power of Protest: Adam Michnik and Tom Hayden Revisit 1968 Student Movement

In Poland, it was censorship and repression, in the U.S., it was the Vietnam War and civil rights, in France, it was capitalism, consumerism and worker’s rights. On Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 7 – 10 p.m. in Loyola Marymount University’s Ahmanson Auditorium, leaders and observers of those 1968 protests will reflect on how the dreams […]