Events

August 2015

Saturday, August 1

LMU Fall 2016 Application Available

LMU Fall 2016 Application Available

The 2015-16 LMU Application will be available on August 1. You can apply to LMU through the Common Application or our own LMU application. Apply now!

 
Yoga and the Healing Sciences Teacher Training begins at LMU

Yoga and the Healing Sciences Teacher Training... 9:00am

The Yoga and the Healing Sciences professional certificate program is a Yoga Alliance®-registered teacher training that offers participants and prospective...

St. Robert's Hall, 109  

Sunday, August 2

Tuesday, August 4

Box: Getting Started

Box: Getting Started 9:00am

Learn the 5 skills that will jump start your LMU Box experience - create new folders; add content to folders; invite people to collaborate; share files with...

UH - University Hall, 3212  

Wednesday, August 5

Summer Session II Move-out Reminder

Summer Session II Move-out Reminder

We hope you enjoyed Summer 2015 Living in Lion Nation! Just a reminder, move-out is Friday, August 7th, 2015. Location: West Area Office Bldg: Leavey 6 ...

 

Thursday, August 6

Excel: Visualizing Data with Charts and Graphs

Excel: Visualizing Data with Charts and Graphs 1:30pm

Who Should Attend: This class is intended for Excel users who want to create dynamic charts from existing spreadsheet data to visually communicate what the...

UH - University Hall, 3212  
MBA Information Session

MBA Information Session 7:15pm

Prospective MBA students are invited to attend an information session to learn more about our top-ranked program. To register, visit...

Hilton Center for Business, Room 304  

Friday, August 7

Summer Session II classes end

Summer Session II classes end

This is the last day of classes for the second summer session. See session dates and deadlines

 
Part-Time Faculty Orientation

Part-Time Faculty Orientation 8:30am

During the part‐time faculty orientation, we will be covering topics such as - LMU’s Mission + History - Getting Ready for Class - LMU’s Students - ...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
TerminalFour CMS Training

TerminalFour CMS Training 10:00am

Learn the basics of LMU's TerminalFour web content management system to effectively update and manage your department website. Sessions last approximately...

UH 3212  

Saturday, August 8

El programa certifcado en Espiritualidad Cristiana comienza en LMU

El programa certifcado en Espiritualidad... 9:00am

El programa certificado en Espiritualidad Cristiana fue diseñado para las personas que desean profundizar su relación con Dios y se sienten llamados a crecer...

St. Robert's Hall  

Monday, August 10

Completing Core Course Design

Completing Core Course Design 9:00am

During this workshop, instructors will have the opportunity to receive feedback and suggestions on their core course design. Based on key course design...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Tuesday, August 11

Designing Information Literacy Assignments

Designing Information Literacy Assignments 9:00am

Moderated by: Dorothea Herreiner, CTE Contributions by: Susan Gardner, Elisa Slater Acosta, Lindsey McLean, Hannon Library Elizabeth Drummond, History;...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Wednesday, August 12

August Online Continuing Education Classes Begin

August Online Continuing Education Classes Begin

Online In partnership with ed2go, LMU Extension offers a wide range of interactive professional development and continuing education courses you can take...

Online  
Summer Session II grades due

Summer Session II grades due

This is the last day for instructors to submit final grades for Summer II courses.

 
Engaged Learning

Engaged Learning 9:00am

During this workshop we will consider the different forms of Engaged Learning courses, what makes Engaged Learning classes successful, and the Core Course...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Thursday, August 13

The Logic of Persuasion: Teaching Students to Identify, Critique, and Develop Appeals to Logos

The Logic of Persuasion: Teaching Students to... 9:00am

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT Of the three rhetorical appeals, logos can be the most...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Assignment Design for Oral Communication

Assignment Design for Oral Communication 1:30pm

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT By learning the stages of developing, structuring,...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Friday, August 14

Assignment Design

Assignment Design 9:00am

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT A main goal of the First-Year Seminars is that students...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Box: Getting Started

Box: Getting Started 10:30am

Learn the 5 skills that will jump start your LMU Box experience - create new folders; add content to folders; invite people to collaborate; share files with...

UH - University Hall, 3212  
Powerful Feedback: Strategies for Responding to Student Writing and Speaking

Powerful Feedback: Strategies for Responding to... 1:30pm

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT What kind of feedback will help students understand how to...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Saturday, August 15

El programa certifcado en Cuidado Pastoral comienza en Las Vegas

El programa certifcado en Cuidado Pastoral... 9:00am

El programa certificado en Cuidado Pastoral proporciona sugerencias prácticas y modelos tanto para el desarrollo de programas parroquiales, como para el...

Parroquia San Pedro Apóstol  
MBA Information Session

MBA Information Session 10:30am

Prospective MBA students are invited to attend an information session to learn more about our top-ranked program. To register, visit...

Hilton Center for Business, Room 107  

Sunday, August 16

Monday, August 17

Fall Transition Day 2015

Fall Transition Day 2015

Time to make that move! Those transitioning to Fall Housing from their Summer Assignments do so Monday, August 17th, 2015. Location: West Area...

 
Not that Post-Racial and Colorblind after all?! Teaching on and with Race

Not that Post-Racial and Colorblind after all?!... 11:00am

Moderated by: Dorothea Herreiner, PhD, CTE Director With contributions by: - Marne Campbell, African American Studies - Chris Finlay, Communication...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Tuesday, August 18

Course Design Workshop

Course Design Workshop 9:00am

Moderated by: Dorothea Herreiner, PhD, CTE Director During this workshop, participants will work on the design of their courses based on the basic learning...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Active Learning Workshop

Active Learning Workshop 1:30pm

Moderated by: Dorothea Herreiner, PhD, CTE Director During this workshop, participants will work on assignments and active learning elements for their class...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Wednesday, August 19

New Faculty Orientation

New Faculty Orientation

Visit http://academics.lmu.edu/ofd/newfacultyorientation for more information. For questions, please contact the Office of Faculty Affairs at x85459 or...

 
SES Supervisor Workshop- Student Supervisor Overview

SES Supervisor Workshop- Student Supervisor... 11:00am

This workshop will introduce on-campus supervisors to the SES hiring process and outline the responsibilities assumed by supervisors – including funding, the...

LMU, Malone 201  

Thursday, August 20

Second Fall 2015 Payment Due

Second Fall 2015 Payment Due

LMU Undergraduate & Graduate students only: August 20 is the second payment due date for the Fall 2015 semeseter. Accept or decline your financial aid and...

 

Friday, August 21

International Orientation

International Orientation

During this seven day long orientation, we will cover the basics of LMU and Los Angeles, go on excursions around Los Angeles, and host workshops to help you...

 

Saturday, August 22

Part-Time Faculty Orientation

Part-Time Faculty Orientation 8:30am

During the part‐time faculty orientation, we will be covering topics such as - LMU’s Mission + History - Getting Ready for Class - LMU’s Students - ...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Annual Summer Scripture Seminar: "The Difficult Texts" featuring Dr. Daniel Smith-Christopher

Annual Summer Scripture Seminar: "The... 9:00am

(En Español) The study of sacred Scripture is central to Christian tradition. Many of these sacred texts have served, and continue to serve, as a source of...

UH - University Hall  
El anual Seminario bíblico de verano:  "Los textos difíciles" con el Dr. David Cortés-Fuentes

El anual Seminario bíblico de verano: ... 9:00am

(In English) El estudio de la Sagrada Escritura es central en la tradición cristiana. Muchos de los textos sagrados han servido y seguirán sirviendo como una...

UH - University Hall  

Tuesday, August 25

Honors Summit*

Honors Summit*

Move onto campus early, bond with friends, have an awesome time exploring LMU and Los Angeles and learn more about the Honors program! *This is a Passport Event

 
Syllabus Workshop

Syllabus Workshop 3:30pm

Event Flyer Presented by: Elizabeth Drummond, PhD, History Department Dorothea Herreiner, PhD, CTE Interested in pepping up your syllabus? Wondering how to...

Center for Teaching Excellence  

Wednesday, August 26

Honors Summit*

Honors Summit*

Move onto campus early, bond with friends, have an awesome time exploring LMU and Los Angeles and learn more about the Honors program! *This is a Passport Event

 
Transfer Student Orientation

Transfer Student Orientation

Transfer Orientation is a day for Fall 2015 incoming transfer students to meet other transfer students, get acquainted with staff and faculty, plan for your...

 
Part-Time Faculty Orientation

Part-Time Faculty Orientation 8:30am

During the part‐time faculty orientation, we will be covering topics such as - LMU’s Mission + History - Getting Ready for Class - LMU’s Students - ...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Transfer Student Convocation

Transfer Student Convocation 10:00am

Welcome to LMU! This ceremony is your official transfer student welcome into the LMU family.

Sacred Heart Chapel  
SES Supervisor Workshop- Student Supervisor Overview

SES Supervisor Workshop- Student Supervisor... 2:00pm

This workshop will introduce on-campus supervisors to the SES hiring process and outline the responsibilities assumed by supervisors – including funding, the...

LMU, Malone 201  

Thursday, August 27

Honors Summit*

Honors Summit*

Move onto campus early, bond with friends, have an awesome time exploring LMU and Los Angeles and learn more about the Honors program! *This is a Passport Event

 
Transfer Student Orientation

Transfer Student Orientation

Transfer Orientation is a day for Fall 2015 incoming transfer students to meet other transfer students, get acquainted with staff and faculty, plan for your...

 
Seaver College Orientation Session 7

Seaver College Orientation Session 7 3:00pm

The BIG Picture Presentation and Academic Advising.

Pereira Hall of Engineering, 109  

Friday, August 28

Honors Summit*

Honors Summit*

Move onto campus early, bond with friends, have an awesome time exploring LMU and Los Angeles and learn more about the Honors program! *This is a Passport Event

 
Move-in & Welcome Weekend

Move-in & Welcome Weekend

We are excited to officially welcome our newest Lions to LMU! Welcome Weekend is full of activities for the entire family to enjoy as new students move in...

 
Move-In 2015

Move-In 2015 8:00am

Welcome to Lion Nation! Area Office Hours: 8am-8pm Location: All Area Offices are open for your convenience. *Incoming Freshman will be provided with...

 
Picnic In The Pavilion!

Picnic In The Pavilion! 5:00pm

Relax and enjoy some In-N-Out with your classmates and family in Gersten Pavilion, while we cheer on our Women's Volleyball team!

Gersten Pavilion  
Campus-Wide Shabbat Dinner

Campus-Wide Shabbat Dinner 5:30pm

Come join the LMU Jewish community in Shabbat dinners. This is open to anyone wanting to share and experience Jewish culture and conversation. Jewish...

Malone Student Center, The Hill  

Saturday, August 29

Move-in & Welcome Weekend

Move-in & Welcome Weekend

We are excited to officially welcome our newest Lions to LMU! Welcome Weekend is full of activities for the entire family to enjoy as new students move in...

 
Move-In 2015

Move-In 2015 8:00am

Welcome to Lion Nation! Area Office Hours: 8am-8pm Location: All Area Offices are open for your convenience. *Incoming Freshman will be provided with...

 
MBA Alumni - Surf 4 Kidz with Big Brothers Big Sisters

MBA Alumni - Surf 4 Kidz with Big Brothers Big... 12:00pm

The LMU MBA Alumni Association is partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters and Surf 4 Kidz to provide a fun one-day surf camp for kids facing...

Dockweiler State Beach, Playa del Rey  
Family Festival

Family Festival 1:00pm

Take a break and enjoy live music, food and entertainment from the local vendors and departments on campus.

Sunken Garden  
Intercultural Welcome Reception

Intercultural Welcome Reception 2:30pm

The Ethnic and Intercultural Services (EIS) team looks forward to meeting and sharing important resources with you. Join us for a fun and informational...

St. Robert's Auditorium  
Intercultural Welcome

Intercultural Welcome 3:00pm

Celebrate LMU’s cultural diversity and meet the staff of Ethnic & Intercultural Services.

St Robert's Auditorium  
Off Campus Ice Cream Socials

Off Campus Ice Cream Socials 3:30pm

Here's your opporutnity to meet your neighbors and enjoy a BSweet Dessert Bar courtesy of Off-Campus Student Life and Community Relations! Stop by the...

 
Celebration Welcome Mass

Celebration Welcome Mass 5:00pm

We invite you to this Annual Mass that welcomes you and your family!

Sacred Heart Chapel  

Sunday, August 30

Move-in & Welcome Weekend

Move-in & Welcome Weekend

We are excited to officially welcome our newest Lions to LMU! Welcome Weekend is full of activities for the entire family to enjoy as new students move in...

 
Seaver College Dean's Welcome and Breakfast

Seaver College Dean's Welcome and Breakfast 8:45am

As part of First Year Academic Convocation, new students will join the Dean and Seaver faculty in the Pereira Quad for a welcome breakfast before heading to...

 
Move-In 2015

Move-In 2015 10:00am

Area Office Hours: 10am-8pm Location: All Area Offices are open for your convenience. *Incoming Freshman will be provided with appointment times via Lion...

 
First Year Academic Convocation

First Year Academic Convocation 11:00am

For first year students: Graduation is the finish line, this is the STARTING LINE! Don’t be late for this important tradition!

Gersten Pavilion  

Monday, August 31

Fall 2015 Classes Begin

Fall 2015 Classes Begin

Monday, Aug 31 - Friday, Sep 4 is drop/add week with no grade of W for dropped courses

 
Senior Sunrise

Senior Sunrise 6:00am

A special LMU senior tradition! Join your senior class on the Bluff to watch the sunrise and celebrate the dawn of your senior year! Free breakfast will be...

Sculpture Garden  
New Faculty Meet-and-Greet

New Faculty Meet-and-Greet 4:00pm

[Event Flyer] Let's get together to celebrate the start of the new school year. All faculty members are invited! Please RSVP to teachers@lmu.edu or...

UH - Marymount Center for Prayer and Peace  
Open Mic

Open Mic 8:00pm

Come out to perform or just to support your fellow Lions! Signups start at 7:30, the show starts at 8. All performers must be FULL time LMU students....

Malone Student Center - Living Room  

August 2015