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May 13, 2014, 15:30 ET

New Research Shows Catholic Schools Outpace Charter and Public Schools in Educating Students Living in Poverty

New research from the Loyola Marymount University School of Education shows that inner-city Los Angeles students attending Catholic schools...

Feb 21, 2014, 16:50 ET

What Can Business Leaders Learn from Pope Francis' Leadership Style?

Pope Francis has been attracting worldwide attention with his unique approach to his office and his soaring approval ratings among the Catholic...

Nov 22, 2013, 14:56 ET

LMU Students Unveil New Car-Buying Service At Los Angeles Auto Show

This year's Los Angeles Auto Show will mark the debut of a new car-buying service developed by two Loyola Marymount University students that allows...

Nov 12, 2013, 14:58 ET

LMU's Part-Time MBA Program Ranked #6 by BloombergBusinessweek

The part-time MBA program at Loyola Marymount University's College of Business Administration was ranked No. 6 among the nation's top programs and...

Sep 11, 2013, 12:30 ET

Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television and Film Independent at LACMA announce Cameras d'Afrique: The Films of West Africa

The October film series features the U.S. premiere of Grigris, filmmakers in person, panels and free community screenings on the LMU campus...

May 06, 2013, 16:11 ET

LMU Marketing Students Tackle the Reinvention of the TV Dinner

It was an intriguing challenge: reinvent the classic TV dinner in 14 weeks using new branding and packaging. Marketing students at Loyola Marymount...

Apr 23, 2013, 18:33 ET

LMU's Business Incubator Turns Out Winning Entrepreneurs

 Stephen Walden was digging in his parents' garden when the pain in his back ignited a spark of inspiration – a design for a new...

Apr 12, 2013, 14:30 ET

Roberto Dell'Oro Named Director of LMU's Bioethics Institute

 Roberto Dell'Oro, a professor and ethicist at Loyola Marymount University, has been named director of the Bioethics Institute in LMU's...

Mar 21, 2013, 17:54 ET

LMU's College of Business Administration Advances 28 Places on BloombergBusinessweek List

Loyola Marymount University's College of Business Administration moved up 28 places to No. 65 in BloombergBusinessweek's 2013 rankings of the...

Mar 12, 2013, 17:04 ET

LMU's School of Education Jumps Nine Spots in U.S. News Rankings

 Loyola Marymount University's School of Education was again among the top-ranked schools in U.S. News & World Report's latest edition of...

Nov 09, 2012, 16:16 ET

Obama Had Broad Support, Young Voters Supported Tax Increases, Los Angeles Exit Poll Shows

 President Barack Obama enjoyed broad support across every demographic of voters in the city of Los Angeles, according to an exit poll...

Oct 16, 2012, 14:31 ET

Chivas USA Teams with Mexico Consulate to Give $50,000 in Scholarships to LMU Students

Los Angeles professional soccer team Chivas USA has formed a partnership with the Consulate General of Mexico in Los Angeles to give $50,000 for...

Oct 11, 2012, 20:07 ET

LMU President Launches $100 Million Scholarship Initiative

In an effort to relieve the increasing financial pressure felt by families and students seeking an LMU education, Loyola Marymount University...

Jun 04, 2012, 16:46 ET

LACMA presents ...Is James Bond, co-organized with LMU's School of Film and Television, June 9 - September 9, 2012

Exhibition features all twenty-two James Bond opening credit sequences, fourteen of which were created by film title designer Maurice Binder, in...

May 22, 2012, 15:39 ET

LMU's Upward Bound Program Receives $1.2 Million Grant

Loyola Marymount University's Upward Bound program, which helps low-income students graduate and get into college, has received a $1.2 million...

May 07, 2012, 17:33 ET

LMU Campaign Exceeds $400 Million with Gift from Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange

Loyola Marymount University's capital campaign has raised more than $400 million, exceeding its campaign goal by greater than $20 million, the...

Apr 26, 2012, 17:57 ET

Los Angeles Optimistic About Race, Crime 20 Years After Riots

Twenty years after Los Angeles burned in riots stoked by ethnic tensions and animosity between the police and many residents, Angelenos show signs...

Feb 28, 2012, 11:00 ET

Walter Lantz Foundation Gives $540,000 for LMU Animation Lab

 Loyola Marymount University will outfit its new Animation Lab with state-of-the-art digital equipment and technology, thanks to a grant of...

Mar 08, 2011, 19:00 ET
David W. Burcham was inaugurated as 15th president of Loyola Marymount University on Tuesday, March 8, 2011.  (PRNewsFoto/Loyola Marymount University, Jon Rou)

David W. Burcham Inaugurated as the 15th President of Loyola Marymount University

David W. Burcham was installed as the 15th president of Loyola Marymount University in a ceremony before an estimated crowd of 2,000 in the...

Feb 28, 2011, 17:56 ET

David W. Burcham To Be Inaugurated as Loyola Marymount University's 15th President March 8

David W. Burcham will be installed as the 15th president of Loyola Marymount University in an inauguration ceremony in Gersten Pavilion on Tuesday,...

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