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President Bill Clinton Delivers Keynote Address at LMU’s Undergraduate Commencement

Before more than 12,000 people, President Bill Clinton told graduating students at Loyola Marymount University to “set the world on fire” by embracing positive interactions in a society where everyone is dependent upon one another. “What does ‘set the world on fire’ mean, anyway?” he asked. “It means you can set the world on fire […]


Dodgers Look to Overtake Lakers as L.A.’s Favorite Sports Team

As if it’s not bad enough for the Lakers that Kobe Bryant has retired—now they have to watch their backs for the boys in blue. The Dodgers are closing in on the Lakers as the most popular professional sports team in town, according to a new report by the Thomas and Dorothy Leavey Center for […]

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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Awarded Honorary Degree from LMU

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Loyola Marymount University on Wednesday, April 6, in an invitation-only ceremony in the Life Sciences Building Auditorium. Watch the live event here. Ban, a former diplomat in South Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, was honored for his humanitarian accomplishments; exceptional dedication […]


Two LMU Faculty Appointed to Pontifical Academy in Vatican City

Christopher Kaczor, a professor of Philosophy, and Roberto Dell’Oro, of Theological Studies, were both chosen late last year to be corresponding members of the academy, which was created in 1994 by Pope John Paul II to study issues related to the promotion and defense of life.