BCLA Student Veterans 2019

LMU’s Annual Veterans Appreciation Week features a lineup of  events and programming celebrating and honoring our alumni, faculty, and staff who have served in the military. LMU is committed to … Read more 

Putting Research and Creativity to Work

Veronica Backer Peral

Undergraduate research and interdisciplinary academic engagement are hallmarks of a Loyola Marymount University education. “The more I do research, the more I love it,” says sophomore Veronica Backer-Peral ’22, a … Read more 

Getting to the Heart of the Story

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Loyola Marymount University’s Los Angeles home is fertile ground for research and exploration. For journalists, it is a never-ending trove of stories to report and tell. Carson Miller ’19 took … Read more 

Seeing the Humanity in Others

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When Professor Cheryl Grills talks about the difference her students have made in the lives of others, her eyes well up. It is not a sentimental display, but one of … Read more 

Sparking a Human Rights Mission

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Sometimes things happen because of hard work and planning; other times, they happen by mistake. Both of these took place for Sam Baron, a 2019 graduate of the LMU Bellarmine … Read more 

Standing Where History Happened

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When LMU students sign up for Elizabeth Drummond’s global immersion course on Nazi Germany, they have the usual batch of books, papers, and seminar discussions. But they also end up … Read more 

Aiming for Service in Action

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Phaedra Johnson ’20 says that being an inaugural Loyola Marymount University member of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s most prestigious academic honor society, brings with it a duty to be … Read more