Laband Art Gallery’s “Psychopomp” Explores Spiritual Guides from Mythology, Literature

The art exhibition “Psychopomp,” which spotlights the multifaceted guides found often in mythology and literature, opens Saturday, Jan. 21, at Loyola Marymount University’s Laband Art Gallery. The exhibit explores the figure of the psychopomp – a term dating back to ancient Greece that describes different beings who guide us from one place to another, from […]

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LMU Names John T. Sebastian Vice President for Mission and Ministry

Loyola Marymount University President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D., today announced the selection of John T. Sebastian, Ph.D., as the next vice president for mission and ministry. Sebastian, who currently serves as vice president for mission and ministry at Loyola University New Orleans, will succeed Vice President Robert Caro, S.J., on June 12, 2017. As the […]


LMU Researcher Leads Study Into Mislabeling of Fish Sold at L.A. Sushi Restaurants

Nearly half of all types of fish sold in Los Angeles sushi restaurants may be mislabeled, despite tougher laws and increased media scrutiny in recent years, a new study by Loyola Marymount University and UCLA researchers has found. The wide-ranging study of seafood samples collected over a four-year period raises new questions about the efficacy […]

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Lynne Scarboro Promoted to New Chief Administrative Officer Post at LMU

Loyola Marymount University President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D., today announced the promotion of Lynne Scarboro to chief administrative officer, overseeing the university’s administration and business operations. Scarboro, senior vice president for administration, will transition into the newly created position on Jan. 1. During her 15 years of leadership at LMU, Scarboro has been responsible for […]