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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 Tops 13,000 Freshman Applications For Another Record-Setting Year

Loyola Marymount University has received the most applications for fall freshman enrollment in its history. Applications are up 10 percent over last year, for a total of 13,221 students seeking admission. “I’m delighted to see this continued growth,” said Maureen Weatherall, LMU’s vice provost for Enrollment Management. “It’s a testament to LMU’s commitment to academic […]

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