Posted on Friday, November 20th, 2015 at 1:59 pm under Opinion
Well I did arrive in Brussels on Tuesday afternoon after a very full morning in Paris. I went straight to Leuven, where I spent a very full 48 hours. I am once again on a train zipping through the French countryside, and I will soon be in the Chunnel.
Posted on Tuesday, November 17th, 2015 at 9:29 pm under Opinion
I find myself on the train again—this time the high-speed train from Paris to Brussels.
As we zip by the French countryside I find myself reflecting on the conversations I had in Paris this morning and [...]
Posted on Monday, November 16th, 2015 at 1:21 pm under Opinion
Amazingly I write to you from under the English Channel. I left Saint Pancras London at 11:31 a.m. We had a minute of silence at the station for the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris. A very somber 60 seconds.
Posted on Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 2:57 pm under Opinion
Ilona McGuiness, Ph.D., left Loyola University Maryland this summer to become vice president of academic affairs for Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, N.Y. Andrea Leary, Ph.D., shares this personal reflection on the impact McGuiness [...]
Posted on Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 at 4:46 pm under
Ta-Nehisi Coates, Baltimore native and national correspondent for The Atlantic, addressed an audience of students, faculty, and members of the community at Loyola University Maryland’s annual Martin Luther King Convocation. Zach Hands, ’15, wrote the following reflective response to Coates' lecture.
Posted on Thursday, January 29th, 2015 at 4:09 pm under
Loyola magazine invited Karsonya "Kaye" Whitehead, Ph.D., assistant professor of communication at Loyola University Maryland, to share an excerpt of her new book, Letters to My Black Sons: Raising Boys in a Post-Racial America, which was published by Apprentice House on Jan. 23, 2015.
Posted on Monday, January 26th, 2015 at 3:55 pm under
Racism must have existed before the institution of slavery. White colonists believed that they were inherently superior compared to the Africans that were forced into slavery after the Native American population was effectively destroyed.