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LMU Inaugurates Its 16th President

Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D., will be installed as the 16th president of Loyola Marymount University in an inauguration ceremony in Gersten Pavilion on Tuesday, Oct. 6, at 1:30 p.m. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti will be among the featured speakers at the ceremony. Before being selected LMU president, Snyder was vice president for academic affairs […]


LMU Response to Pope Francis’ Historic Address to Congress

After Pope Francis delivers his historic address to a joint session of Congress on Thursday, Sept. 24, members of the Loyola Marymount University campus community, alumni, and friends, will gather at 4 p.m. PDT for a replay of the address, followed by reactions from experts representing the Jesuit, theological and political science prospectives. It is […]


LMU Students and Jesuits Gather to Watch Pope Francis’ Historic Speech to Congress

When Pope Francis makes his historic address to Congress on Thursday, Sept. 24, at 7 a.m. PDT, students, faculty and members of the Jesuit Community at Loyola Marymount University will gather in the community room of Sacred Heart Chapel to watch the live broadcast. After the address, attendees and Jesuit theologians will be available to […]


LMU Among Top 10 Colleges Nationwide in Community Service

Loyola Marymount University was ranked #7 among 380 Colleges nationwide for having “Students Most Engaged in Community Service” in the Princeton Review’s The Best 380 Colleges: 2016 Edition. Last year, LMU students volunteered 199,167 hours at numerous nonprofit organizations and schools in Los Angeles, including homeless shelters, after-school and mentoring programs, legal aid clinics and […]


Largest Gathering of Jesuits from the U.S. and Canada in 9 years at LMU

The largest gathering of Jesuits in the United States in nine years will take place June 15 – 19 at Loyola Marymount University. Nearly 300 members of the Society of Jesus from the United States and Canada — from first-year novices to men in their third year of theology — are meeting to discuss the […]