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University Hosts African Theatre Association Conference

LMU played host to the prestigious African Theatre Association conference at the end of July, bringing hundreds of scholars and performers to campus to exchange ideas about developments in African theatre and view performances. This was the first time the conference has been hosted in North America, said Kevin Wetmore, professor of theatre arts at […]

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LMU Dance Launches Educational Partnership with Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company

Loyola Marymount University and the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company are launching a four-year partnership that will bring the works and philosophy of the renowned dancer and choreographer to a West Coast university for the first time. “This partnership represents an incredible opportunity for the students in our Dance Program, and is a testament […]

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Burcham, Orci to Speak at LMU Commencement

Outgoing Loyola Marymount University President David W. Burcham and producer-screenwriter Roberto Orci will be the commencement speakers at Loyola Marymount University’s undergraduate and graduate ceremonies on the weekend of May 9-10. Burcham will speak at the undergraduate ceremony on Saturday, May 9, at 9:30 a.m. in the Sunken Garden. He has been president of LMU […]

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Forecast L.A. Sees Stronger Economic Growth

Experts and regular people alike are predicting 2015 will be a better year for the Los Angeles economy than 2014, according to this year’s Forecast LA report. The forecast is a partnership between the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for the Study of Los Angeles at Loyola Marymount University and Beacon Economics, LLC. Researchers at […]

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LMU School of Film and Television Presents Il Cinema Ritrovato: Rediscovered Film

A selection of restored films from Cineteca di Bologna featuring four of Italy’s greatest filmmakers Federico Fellini, Elio Petri, Vittorio De Sica, Sergio Leone and starring Marcello Mastroianni, Sophia Loren, and Clint Eastwood presented free on the LMU campus March 23-25, 2015 For Immediate Release – For three decades, the Cineteca di Bologna, one of […]