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How Would You Improve Devon Avenue Between Edgewater, Rogers Park? Study Seeks Neighbors’ Ideas

The study is looking at ways to improve Devon Avenue's business community, infrastructure and placemaking — and it needs community input.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola Hosting Pope Francis For Virtual Talk With College Students In Americas

Pope Francis will speak with college students throughout the Americas in a forum hosted by Loyola University on Feb. 24. It is open to the public.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola University Switching To Virtual Classes For First Two Weeks Of Spring Semester

Loyola's spring semester will begin Tuesday with most classes meeting virtually, the university announced.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola To Require COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots For All Students, Staff And faculty

The booster requirement comes as Chicago and the rest of the United States are in the midst of another COVID-19 surge.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola Students Protest School’s Handling Of Sexual Assaults On Campus: ‘We Do Not Feel Safe Reporting To The School’

A Loyola senior said she was sexually assaulted at a fraternity party in January 2020. She said she felt the university didn't do enough to protect her or punish her attacker — and she's not alone.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola University Faculty, Staff Must Get COVID Vaccine As Campuses Reopen This Fall

Loyola already required students to be vaccinated before coming back to campus. All faculty and campus workers must get their shots, as well.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

2 High School Basketball Stars Wounded In Drive-By Shooting In Englewood

Tyler Johnson, a student at DePaul College Prep, and TaKiya “TK” Howard, a student at De La Salle Institute, were wounded in Monday night's shooting.

Englewood, Chatham, Auburn Gresham

Loyola University Will Require Students Get COVID Vaccine Before Returning To Campus This Fall

Students who aren't vaccinated or don't meet exemption criteria won't be allowed to move into dorms or attend in-person classes, Loyola officials said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park’s Glenwood Sunday Market Combines With Loyola Farmers Market This Year, Plans June Return

The newly combined farmers market will be hosted in a lot off Pratt Boulevard to allow for more social distancing.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park Restaurants, Shops Hope Another Loyola March Madness Run Boosts Sales After Difficult Year

After a brutal year for business, Loyola watch parties and Sister Jean gear could provide restaurants and shops with a much-needed jolt.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Sister Jean Bobblehead For Sale In Time For Loyola’s March Madness Run

Sister Jean has the second-best-selling bobblehead in the Bobblehead Museum's history, behind Dr. Anthony Fauci.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Sister Jean Will Accompany Loyola Basketball Team To March Madness Tournament, University Says

Coronavirus protocols initially threatened to keep Loyola team chaplain Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt from traveling with the Ramblers to Indianapolis for the March Madness tournament.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

As Loyola Reopens Campus, Rogers Park Neighbors Worry Off-Campus Partying Will Get Worse

Residents sounded off about college parties during a meeting on Loyola's planned spring reopening. "The consequences are going to fall on our most vulnerable neighbors."

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola Creates Rule Of Law Institute Thanks To $6 Million Gift

Loyola Trustee Barry McCabe's grant will establish the institute, which will focus on issues of equal rights and ethical law practices.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Rogers Park’s St. Ignatius Parish To Close, But Neighbors Eye Jesuit ‘Mission Center’ For Church Campus

St. Ignatius dates back to 1907, when the Jesuit order bought the Rogers Park land that houses Loyola University.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Seeking To Be Leader On Climate Change Studies, Loyola Launches Environmental Sustainability School

Loyola is the first Jesuit university to have a school dedicated to environmental sustainability, school leaders say.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola Will Reopen Dorms, Bring Some Classes Back To Campus For Spring Semester

Dorms have been closed at the Rogers Park campus through the fall and most classes have been held remotely.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola Admissions Official Resigns, Citing Racism And ‘Toxic’ Workplace: ‘Over Time, It Starts To Eat At You’

Marcus Mason-Vivit left his job in September, saying his former boss cultivated an atmosphere of fear, intimidation, racism and hostility in the school's admissions office. Loyola leaders say they are investigating.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

Loyola’s Sister Jean Turns 101 During Unprecedented School Year, Warns Students Not To Party

The beloved basketball chaplain has a message to students during the pandemic: no parties. "Don't have any, and don't disappoint me," she said.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park

The Halal Guys Opening In Rogers Park Near Loyola Friday

The owner said he picked the neighborhood because of its diversity and because of the storefront's location near Loyola.

Uptown, Edgewater, Rogers Park
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