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  • Salsa this Sunday: Alma Del Barrio: First Annual Salsa Fest

    By Lisa Ellen Niver

    October 21, 2014 | 3:36 pm

    cristian on sunday oct 26

    Life is better when you dance, so come dance

    SUNDAY OCTOBER 26, 2014

    @ The Lawton Plaza, adjacent to LMU Library

    with four top LA Bands:

    Jose “Perico” Hernandez y Son de la Tierra

    Cal State LA Afro-Latin Ensemble

    The Echo Park Project Son Mayor

    FREE Lesson...

  • For business ethics, turn to Jewish thought

    March 12, 2014 | 3:13 pm

    For more than 30 years, I’ve taught professional ethics to attorneys and CPAs around the country and business ethics to students at Loyola Marymount University. In the beginning, I began lessons by quickly reviewing famous philosophers — Immanuel Kant, John Stuart Mill, Adam Smith...

  • Peace Garden captures spirit of Rabbi’s son

    May 1, 2013 | 1:04 pm

    The newly installed Interfaith Peace Garden is tucked away in a lovely corner of Loyola Marymount University (LMU), a Jesuit institution that lies mere blocks away from Los Angeles International Airport. 

    The garden is filled with rough-hewn stone pillars and benches, each carved...

  • Loyola marymount commemorates Kristallnacht

    By Tom Tugend

    October 31, 2012 | 11:14 am

    On the night of Nov. 9-10, 1938, brown-shirted storm troopers torched and looted hundreds of synagogues and destroyed 7,500 Jewish businesses throughout Germany and Austria in what is known as Kristallnacht, “the night of broken glass.”

    On Nov. 8, Loyola Marymount University...

  • Eichmann revisited at Loyola Law School

    By Tom Tugend

    September 19, 2011 | 8:02 pm

    In the midst of World War II, when a German general demanded that a noted Jewish radar expert be exempted from deportation to help the Nazi war effort, SS Lt. Col. Adolf Eichmann icily replied that as a matter of principle he could not make any exceptions in ensuring the success of...

  • Jewish art graces Loyola Marymount University

    By Celia Soudry

    April 3, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    Loyola Marymount University (LMU), a Jesuit school, will be the surprising venue for an exhibition of Midrash-inspired paintings this weekend.

    The show opens Saturday evening as the pre-conference event of the Western Jewish Studies Association's 14th Annual Conference, which takes...

  • Briefs: Loyola hosts Jewish Studies conference, Jews at UC Irvine say they are safe

    April 3, 2008 | 6:00 pm

    Loyola Hosts Jewish Studies Conference

    The Western states conference of the Association of Jewish Studies will be held April 6-7 at -- Loyola Marymount University (LMU), a Jesuit institution.

    The particular venue says a good deal about the evolution of Jewish studies from an ethnic...

  • Sense of past leads Loyola Marymount to remember Kristallnacht

    By Tom Tugend

    November 2, 2006 | 7:00 pm

    Father Michael Engh thinks it's only natural that a Catholic university host the citywide commemoration of Kristallnacht, which is marked by many historians as the beginning of the Holocaust.

    "We had a public Rosh Hashanah celebration in September; we observed Yom HaShoah, the...