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Oscar-Winning Songwriter Common Headlines First Amendment Week

Oscar-winning songwriter, hip-hop artist and actor Common will headline Loyola Marymount University’s First Amendment Week celebration as a keynote speaker on Tues., Feb. 24, at 6 p.m. The winner of a 2015 Oscar and a Golden Globe Award for the song “Glory”, which he co-wrote with singer/songwriter John Legend for this year’s Best Picture nominee, […]

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LMU’s Family of Schools and LAUSD Receive $1.1 Million to Add Arts Education to Schools with Underserved Students

The U.S. Department of Education has awarded a $1,165, 629 grant to Loyola Marymount University’s Family of Schools and the Los Angeles Unified School District to show teachers how to incorporate ethnic culture and visual arts into elementary school curricula to improve the academic performance of underserved students. The award supports a collaborative partnership between […]

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LMU Named Among Top Campuses for Fulbright Student Program

Loyola Marymount University has been recognized by the Chronicle of Higher Education as a top producer of U.S. Fulbright students in 2014-15 for master’s degree institutions. LMU was among 21 colleges and universities in this category from around the country. The three LMU students selected for this prestigious award are: Alexi Brooks ’14, a civil […]

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