The Maroon

University plans to implement honor code


April 25, 2012

Filed under Academic, News

The Associate Deans Council, with the support of the provost and deans, has been working on a proposal for the establishment of an academic honor code and an Academic Integrity Council. Currently, Loyola does not have an acad...

Staff development proposal under way

By KAMARIA MONMOUTH Contributing Writer

February 8, 2012

Filed under Academic, News

A staff development proposal between Administrative Senate and Human Resources is under way to extend basic computer and career-based skills to employees. The proposal will be discussed in further detail on Feb. 14 and will ...

Online program receives top national ranking

HANNAH IANNAZZO Assistant News Editor

February 1, 2012

Filed under Academic, News

The U.S. News and World Report Education ranked the best online graduate programs in the country, and they named Loyola's School of Nursing online program one of the top in the nation. The online program was ranked number on...

University approves mass communication curriculum

By HANNAH IANNAZZO Assistant News Editor

December 6, 2011

Filed under Academic, News

The revised School of Mass Communication curriculum was approved, making the school a candidate to receive accreditation. The Standing Council for Academic Planning approved the curriculum at their Nov. 22 meeting. This brin...

Common curriculum changes get approved


November 29, 2011

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The Loyola freshman class of 2017 won't take Introduction to Philosophy; they'll take Philosophy of the Human Person. Nor will they take Critical Reading and Writing; instead, Argumentative Writing. Although these changes may seem ...

Criteria established for centers, institutes

By JAMIE FUTRAL Assistant News Editor

October 25, 2011

Filed under Academic, News

The demand for proper review of the university's centers and institutes led to an established evaluation criteria for these organizations by an academic affairs committee. The Standing Council for Academic Planning, a committ...

Department may get new set of courses

By J. KARIN CURLEY Contributing Writer

September 28, 2011

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Mass Communication students could possibly have a new set of required courses after the University Courses and Curriculum Committee votes on proposed curriculum changes. The School of Mass Communication overhauled its curriculu...

New course will use Apple iPad

By KRIS JOHNSON Contributing Writer

July 12, 2010

Filed under Academic

Three Loyola professors have designed a new course that requires students to use one of today's most popular technological instruments, the Apple iPad. It's time to add a new item to the list of necessary college supplies.The class wil...

Wildes calls for review of vendor policies

Charmaine Jackson Contributing Writer

April 28, 2010

Filed under Academic

      Plans to devise a clearer policy for campus vendors is expected for the new school year.  Recently, the Rev. Kevin Wildes, S.J., sent out a letter to the Loyola community saying he will form ...

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