Loyola University Chicago (Loyola, LUC) is a private Jesuit university located in Chicago, Illinois.
It was founded by the Roman Catholic Society of Jesus in 1870 under the name of “St. Ignatius College”, and has grown to be the largest Jesuit university in the United States with a total enrollment of 15,068 (as of 2013) and over 150,000 alumni.
Loyola University has six campuses throughout the Chicago metropolitan area, and it also has a permanent overseas campus in Rome, Italy and guest programs in Beijing, China and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Loyola has twelve undergraduate, graduate, and professional schools offering 71 undergraduate degrees, 85 master’s degrees, 31 doctoral degrees, and 26 graduate-level certificate programs.
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New Research Shows Invasive Plants Can Feed Farms, Power Homes - WUWM
December 2, 2016 - Brendan Carson is one of the lead researchers from the University of Loyola Chicago. Carson and Eric Dunton, wildlife biologist at the Shiawassee refuge, are working on a project centered around invasive cattails. “The hybrid's called Typha x glauca ...
Teenage Binge Drinking Can Affect Future Children, Study Says - Chicago Tonight | WTTW
December 1, 2016 - ... research has shown that teenage binge drinking resulted in long-term changes in the brain, including dysfunction of an individual's stress response, said AnnaDorothea Asimes, lead author of the study and a Ph.D. student at Loyola University Chicago.
Mother Inspires Hope, Raises Awareness of Rare Infant Seizure Disorder - Chicago Tonight | WTTW
December 1, 2016 - Ellen Wehrman and her son, Charlie, spend his first birthday preparing for an EEG. Wehrman, a former Loyola University Chicago student activities coordinator, will receive an award this week for raising awareness of infantile spasms, a rare disorder.
Research Debunks Myths About Cheese and Finds Not All Proteins Are Created Equal - PR Newswire (press release)
November 29, 2016 - She completed her Masters in Public Health Nutrition from Hunter College, her Registered Dietitian certification from Loyola University Chicago and holds her bachelor's degree from Lehigh University, and has gained experience in several nutrition ...
Timothy Epstein Duggan Bertsch Sports and entertainment - Chicago Daily Law Bulletin
November 29, 2016 - This includes putting in the time to research hot stories and topics in the entertainment and sports worlds. “Tim is on top of each and every ... Outside of the courtroom, Epstein is a professor at Loyola University Chicago School of Law. He and his ...
Patrick Stiff, MD, awarded Loyola's Stritch Medal - EurekAlert (press release)
November 28, 2016 - MAYWOOD, IL - Patrick J. Stiff, MD, a world renowned cancer physician, researcher and teacher, has received the Stritch Medal, the highest honor given by Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine. Dr. Stiff, director of Loyola Medicine's ...
William Small, Jr., MD, named Loyola Senior Scientist of the Year Loyola University Health System - EurekAlert (press release)
November 28, 2016 - MAYWOOD, IL - William Small, Jr., MD, FACRO, FACR, FASTRO, chair of the department of radiation oncology, has been named Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine's Senior Scientist of the Year. The award is based on scholarly productivity ...
Top Researchers Report Negative Effects of Alcohol - Newswise (press release)
November 17, 2016 - Newswise — MAYWOOD, Ill. - Researchers from around the country who are studying alcohol's negative effects on the body discussed their latest findings during a meeting at Loyola University Chicago's Health Sciences campus. ... and supported by Loyola ...
Report finds many graduate students are stressed about finances - Inside Higher Ed
November 17, 2016 - Thirty-eight percent of master's degree students and 36 percent of doctoral students worry about their ability to meet monthly expenses, found a research study from the Council of Graduate Schools and TIAA. In addition, 60 percent of master's ...
Stritch School of Medicine 66th Annual Awards Dinner Celebrates Educating Next Generation of Physicians - Newswise (press release)
November 16, 2016 - ... medical director of the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center at Loyola University Medical Center. His current main research areas are umbilical cord blood transplantation, ex-vivo expansion of hematopoietic stem cells, and cancer vaccines for ovarian ...
Loyola University Chicago research articles from Innovation Toronto
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