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Dec 07, 2017, 16:41 ET Loyola Marymount University Awards Full-Ride Scholarships To Local Los Angeles Students In The Hollywood Reporter's Women In Entertainment Mentorship Program

Loyola Marymount University awarded three local high school girls, participants in The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment Mentorship...


Nov 06, 2017, 16:17 ET Making the Grade: LMU School of Education Celebrates 25 Years of Preparing Educators

Loyola Marymount University's School of Education, which got its start in the basement of the Sacred Heart Chapel with fewer than a dozen full-time...


Oct 24, 2017, 19:12 ET 'Voices of Leimert Park: Redux' Celebrated as Harriet Tubman Press' First Volume

TSEHAI Publishers and Loyola Marymount University launched Harriet Tubman Press with a high-profile celebration at the Vision Theatre on Oct. 15,...


Oct 13, 2017, 17:27 ET LMU Student Picked for Writers Program is Latest Coup for Screenwriting Department

Loyola Marymount University's School of Film and Television congratulates MFA student Octavia Bray, who was just selected for NBC's Writers on the...


Sep 25, 2017, 19:08 ET LMU School of Film & Television announces Season 8 of its Netflix series The Hollywood Masters

Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television is pleased to announce the return of The Hollywood Masters, hosted by Emmy Award-winning...


Sep 07, 2017, 18:31 ET LMU's Laband Art Gallery Presents Carolyn Castaño Solo Survey Exhibition

The first career survey of works by Los Angeles artist Carolyn Castaño opens this fall at Loyola Marymount University's Laband Art Gallery....


Jul 18, 2017, 13:15 ET LMU Becomes Signatory to United Nations-Supported Principles for Responsible Investment

Reaffirming its commitment to social justice and environmental sustainability, Loyola Marymount University announced it has signed onto the United...


Jun 15, 2017, 13:53 ET LMU Appoints Five New Members to Board of Trustees

Five new members have been named to Loyola Marymount University's Board of Trustees, extending further the board's leadership expertise. "As the...


Jun 09, 2017, 13:48 ET Pulse Nightclub Shooting: Study Finds Perception of Substance, Alcohol Abuse as Coping Mechanism Drove Actual Use

In the aftermath of the deadly Pulse nightclub shooting, the most violent attack on the LGBT community in US history, the perception that gays,...


Mar 09, 2017, 18:21 ET LMU Names Thomas Poon as Executive Vice President and Provost

Loyola Marymount University President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D., today announced the selection of Thomas Poon, Ph.D., as the university's next...


Feb 10, 2017, 03:01 ET LMU, the University of Silicon Beach, Announces New Playa Vista Campus

Loyola Marymount University has leased more than 50,000 square feet of space for its new LMU Playa Vista Campus, expanding the university's Silicon...


Jan 12, 2017, 16:56 ET 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...


Dec 13, 2016, 14:41 ET 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,...


Dec 08, 2016, 14:22 ET Loyola Marymount University Awards Full-Ride Scholarships To Three Local High School Students In The Hollywood Reporter's Women In Entertainment Mentorship Program

Loyola Marymount University surprised three local high school girls in The Hollywood Reporter's Women in Entertainment Mentorship Program each with...


Sep 27, 2016, 09:00 ET LMU Researchers Predict Climate Change Will Bring More Droughts, More Floods and Water Shortages

 A projected increase of 3.6 degrees Fahrenheit (2 degrees Celsius) in the Southwest United States could cause an increase in the frequency and...


Aug 29, 2016, 12:44 ET Parents Reduce Children's Risky College Drinking By 30 Percent With Innovative Summer Program, LMU Study Finds

 Packing up your child for college? Don't forget the toothbrush, warm clothes, and appropriate attitudes about alcohol consumption. A study...


Aug 12, 2016, 15:41 ET LMU's TSEHAI Publishers Launches Harriet Tubman Press for African-American Literature

How will the next Ralph Ellison, James Baldwin or Toni Morrison find a place on our bookshelves and in our minds? Loyola Marymount University and...


Aug 03, 2016, 14:14 ET Legion of Creatives Awards Digital Development Deal to LMU School of Film and Television Alumna Isis Grills

Digital entertainment studio Legion of Creatives (LOC) has named LMU School of Film and Television (LMU SFTV) alumna Isis Grills the first-ever...


Jun 21, 2016, 15:33 ET Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television Professor Glenn Gebhard Wins Regional Emmy® Award

 Loyola Marymount University School of Film and Television (LMU SFTV) Professor Glenn Gebhard received a regional Emmy® Award in the...


Jun 07, 2016, 16:08 ET Paul S. Viviano Named Chair of Loyola Marymount Board of Trustees

 Loyola Marymount University's Board of Trustees named Paul S. Viviano as board chair, succeeding Kathleen Hannon Aikenhead, who held the...


May 07, 2016, 19:08 ET 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...


Mar 24, 2016, 09:00 ET U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to Receive Honorary Degree from LMU

 United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will receive an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Loyola Marymount University on...


Feb 22, 2016, 09:00 ET LMU School of Education Honored For Multicultural Best Practice Award

 The Loyola Marymount University School of Education will receive a 2016 Best Practice Award in Support of Multicultural Education and...


Feb 17, 2016, 20:24 ET Philippine President Benigno Aquino III Receives Honorary Degree From LMU

 Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from Loyola Marymount University on Wednesday,...


Feb 10, 2016, 12:53 ET Loyola Marymount University presents GRRRLS ON FILM, a free festival featuring films and music from groundbreaking female artists, on the LMU campus March 18, 19 and 20, 2016

Grrrls on Film is a weekend-long celebration of the feminist acts of making sound and vision. The festival and forum at Loyola Marymount University...