How Sunken Garden Got Its Name

January 24, 2015   On any college campus, buildings come down or get renovated, and new ones go up. But at LMU, Sunken Garden seems as if it was, is and always will be. We decided to ask the obvious question about this iconic site: Why is it called Sunken Garden?

Now That You’ve Blown Your 2015 Resolutions

January 24, 2015   If you vowed you’d eat better in 2015 and are struggling to make that promise stick, here are some food and nutrition recommendations to get you back on track.

Veterans’ Anti-Suicide Bill Advances in Congress

January 24, 2015   A bill intended to prevent suicide among veterans and named for the late Clay Hunt, an LMU alumnus, passed the House and a Senate committee this month. With full Senate approval and the president’s signature, the measure will become law.

LMU’s Charlie Brown Story

December 13, 2014   Charles Schulz’s “Peanuts”-based shows have become a Christmas season staple. Here’s a glimpse at how the classic specials were made, and two little-known connections that tie together Charlie Brown and LMU.

Christmas Gifts for Francis

December 13, 2014   Ever wonder what you’d do if you were Pope Francis’ Secret Santa? We asked Thomas P. Rausch, S.J., professor of theological studies, what he’d give the bishop of Rome this holiday season if he had the chance.

The Cost of the Ticket

December 13, 2014   How much will a ticket to a pro baseball game set you back next season? Well, like a lot of prices, it may depend on the day you pay. Or on the opponent’s won-loss record. Or on how many people are also buying tickets. Pricing policies aren’t static anymore.

Indie Artist Brittany Myers ’12 Shares Her Playlist

November 22, 2014   Singer/songwriter Brittany Myers ’12 gives us her favorite 15 songs. Take a look, and listen to her Top 15 Spotify playlist.

The Witness of the Martyrs

November 16, 2014   David Romero, S.J, ’09 reflects on the unexpected way that the murder of six Jesuits in El Salvador, their housekeeper and her duaghter in 1989 continues to change lives years afterward, including his own.

James L. Brooks, Comedy Master, Talks Craft

November 22, 2014   James L. Brooks gets the seriousness of comedy. Underlying his funniest lines are deep bonds between his characters. He talks with Professor Jeffrey Davis about actors, shows and creative freedom.

President Burcham To Step Down in May

October 25, 2014   David W. Burcham, president of Loyola Marymount University, announced he will leave his post in May 2015 after more than two decades of service to LMU and Loyola Law School.