Book Discussion: The Plan of Chicago by Carl Smith Moderator: Janette Kopacz from the Chicago Public Library Location: Room 723, Lewis Library 25 East Pearson Water Tower Campus Date: Thursday, October 22, 2009 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. In conjunction with the Chicago Public Library’s One Book, One Chicago Come join the Discussion! For more […]
Featured Guest: Jian Ping Featured Book: Mulberry Child Date & Location: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 6:00 p.m. Richard Klarchek Information Commons, 4th Floor Lake Shore Campus 1032 West Sheridan From the Cultural Revolution to the Olympic Games: Changes in China over half a Century China has undergone a great political, social and economical transformation over […]
Dr. Susan E. Hirsch Bus & Walking Tour – Pullman, its Past and Future Discussed her book: After the Strike: A Century of Labor Struggle at Pullman Saturday, September 9, 2006, 9:00 a.m. Bus Departed from 25 E. Pearson Pullman Historic District (111th & Cottage Grove)
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Featured Guest: Theresa Schwegel Featured Topic: Chicago Stars Date & Location: Thursday, April 2, 2009 6:00 p.m. Richard Klarchek Information Commons Lake Shore Campus 6525 North Sheridan Road Loyola alumna, Theresa Schwegel, and an Edgar Award winning author for Best First Novel from the Mystery Writers of America does not write your average crime series: […]
Featured Guest: Stuart Dybek Featured Topic: Loyola in Fiction Date & Location: Thursday, February 5, 2009 6:00 p.m. Richard Klarchek Information Commons Lake Shore Campus 6525 North Sheridan Roa MacArthur “genius” Stuart Dybek and critically acclaimed master of the short story, will present “Loyola in Fiction”. He will read a few passages from a few of […]
Featured Guest: Ellen Skerrett Featured Topic: Reclaiming Loyola University’s Chicago Roots Two Dates, Two Locations Date & Location: Wednesday, October 29, 2008 6:00 pm Kasbeer Hall, 15th Floor, 25 East Pearson, Water Tower Campus Date & Location: Thursday, November 13, 2008 6:00 p.m. Klarchek Information Commons, 4th Floor, 6525 North Sheridan Road Lake Shore Campus […]
Featured Guest: Dr. Alan Gitelson Featured Topic: The 2008 Elections: The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly Date & Location: Thursday, October 23, 2008 6:00 p.m. Crown Center Auditorium, Lake Shore Campus 6525 North Sheridan Road Dr. Alan Gitelson, frequent guest commentator on radio and television for political and election issues, faculty author, and Professor […]
Book Discussion: The Right Stuff by Tom Wolfe Moderator: Janette Kopacz from the Chicago Public Library Location: Room 713, Lewis Library 25 East Pearson Date: Thursday, October 16, 2008 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. In conjunction with the Chicago Public Library’s One Book, One Chicago Come join the Discussion! For more information, please call 773 […]