Events

May 2015

Friday, May 1

Fall Freshmen Commitment Deadline

Fall Freshmen Commitment Deadline

May 1 is a national commitment deadline for incoming freshmen. Contact our office if you have questions or concerns about your financial aid before this...

 
Last Day of Classes

Last Day of Classes

See semester dates and deadlines

 
Senior Week

Senior Week

Senior Week is put on by the Senior Year Experience to celebrate the Class of 2015! Events for the week are: Sun. 4/26: Bacon and Bubbly (Senior Brunch) at...

 
31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young Contemporaries 2015

31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young... 12:00pm

This annual exhibition celebrates work created by LMU Studio Arts students over the past year. Spanning the range of media taught in the program, the works...

Laband Art Gallery  
Web Training Workshop

Web Training Workshop 1:30pm

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

Via WebEX online  
Finding the Right Career Fit

Finding the Right Career Fit 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  
Seaver College Research Symposium

Seaver College Research Symposium 4:00pm

Come peruse the work and research of Seaver College Graduate and Undergraduate students.

Pereira Hall of Engineering, Collaborative Learning Center, Pereira 120  
50th Annual Spring Chorale

50th Annual Spring Chorale 8:00pm

Golden Jubilee Concert presented by the LMU Choruses. World premiere of newly commissioned Te Deum by Los Angeles composer Paul Gibson. Tickets are $20...

Sacred Heart Chapel  

Saturday, May 2

5th Annual Lavender Graduation Celebration

5th Annual Lavender Graduation Celebration 10:00am

Lavender Celebration is an event that recognizes LGBT students of all races and ethnicities and acknowledges their achievements and contributions to the...

Murphy Recital Hall  
31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young Contemporaries 2015

31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young... 12:00pm

This annual exhibition celebrates work created by LMU Studio Arts students over the past year. Spanning the range of media taught in the program, the works...

Laband Art Gallery  

Sunday, May 3

Dia de Reconocimiento

Dia de Reconocimiento 10:00am

Día de Reconocimiento is an LMU tradition that celebrates and recognizes the academic and personal achievements of our Latino students. Día de Reconocimiento...

Sacred Heart Chapel  
31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young Contemporaries 2015

31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young... 12:00pm

This annual exhibition celebrates work created by LMU Studio Arts students over the past year. Spanning the range of media taught in the program, the works...

Laband Art Gallery  
Men's Baseball: LMU Lions vs. San Diego

Men's Baseball: LMU Lions vs. San Diego 1:00pm

Come support the Lions as they take on San Diego at Page Stadium. All Family of Schools students, parents and faculty members gain free entry!

 

Monday, May 4

Final Examinations

Final Examinations

See final exam schedule

 
Box: Getting Started

Box: Getting Started 1:00pm

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  
Rapid Resume Building

Rapid Resume Building 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  
Bioethics Coffee Hour

Bioethics Coffee Hour 5:30pm

The Bioethics Institute will be hosting Coffee Hour before class on Tuesdays every week of the fall 2015 semester. Coffee Hour is an opportunity for...

Bioethics Institute Village, University Hall 4500, UNH 4500  
The Circle: A Sexual Diversity Support Meeting

The Circle: A Sexual Diversity Support Meeting 5:30pm

The Circle is a small, supportive, confidential meeting of LMU students sharing and discussing issues related to sexual diversity and college life. The Cirle...

Contact thecircle@lmu.edu for meeting location.  

Tuesday, May 5

Final Examinations

Final Examinations

See final exam schedule

 
University Chairs' Workshops

University Chairs' Workshops 12:00pm

Spring Workshops (Choose one date only) Monday, April 27, 2015 Tuesday, May 5, 2015 Topic: The Chair’s Role in Faculty Review and the Rank and Tenure...

UH - McIntosh, Suite 3999  
Better, Faster, Stronger Job Search

Better, Faster, Stronger Job Search 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  

Wednesday, May 6

 Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Westchester Fire Department is hosting free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) training at St. Anastasia every Wednesday!

St. Anastasia School  
Certificate Graduation Ceremony: Art of Spiritual Direction

Certificate Graduation Ceremony: Art of...

Please join us for this evening celebration in recognition of our students completing their professional studies in the Art of Spiritual Direction program...

 
Final Examinations

Final Examinations

See final exam schedule

 
31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young Contemporaries 2015

31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young... 12:00pm

This annual exhibition celebrates work created by LMU Studio Arts students over the past year. Spanning the range of media taught in the program, the works...

Laband Art Gallery  
Loyola Law School Admissions Master of Science in Legal Studies (MLS) Briefing

Loyola Law School Admissions Master of Science... 12:00pm

Loyola Law School's Master of Science in Legal Studies (MLS) programs equip working professionals to excel in their fields with legal skills and training in...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Von der Ahe Boardroom 101  
Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online!

Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online! 12:00pm

Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa and Family of Schools have complied a list of neighborhood Westchester/Playa schools and common questions about...

 
Getting “LinkedIn” to Your Career

Getting “LinkedIn” to Your Career 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Alumni Relations Living Room  

Thursday, May 7

Final Examinations

Final Examinations

See final exam schedule

 
WACAC Santa Clara College Fair

WACAC Santa Clara College Fair

Thursday, May 7Santa Clara: Mission College 10:00 a.m. – noon6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.Gym3000 Mission College Blvd.Santa Clara, CA...

 
31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young Contemporaries 2015

31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young... 12:00pm

This annual exhibition celebrates work created by LMU Studio Arts students over the past year. Spanning the range of media taught in the program, the works...

Laband Art Gallery  
Rapid Resume Building

Rapid Resume Building 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  
Workshop: "Being a Substance Abuse Counselor" with Fay Craton

Workshop: "Being a Substance Abuse... 3:00pm

This highly interactive workshop is designed to provide you with a framework of information to guide you in your pursuit of becoming a substance abuse...

UH - University Hall, 1859  
Executive MBA Information Session

Executive MBA Information Session 6:30pm

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

Hilton Center for Business, Room 302  

Friday, May 8

Final Examinations

Final Examinations

See final exam schedule

 
WACAC Alameda College Fair

WACAC Alameda College Fair

Friday, May 8Alameda: CSU East Bay9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noonUniversity Gymnasium (PE Building on the campus map)25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.Hayward, CA...

 
31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young Contemporaries 2015

31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young... 12:00pm

This annual exhibition celebrates work created by LMU Studio Arts students over the past year. Spanning the range of media taught in the program, the works...

Laband Art Gallery  
Box Sync and More

Box Sync and More 1:30pm

In this demo workshop, you will learn how to install Box Sync, add contents to Box Sync folder, understand sync behavior, and best uses for Box Sync. You...

UH - University Hall, 3212  
Leading with Personality

Leading with Personality 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  
Kente Graduation Celebration

Kente Graduation Celebration 3:00pm

The Kente Graduation Celebration is a Rite of Passage that commemorates the academic and personal achievements of our students of African descent and marks...

Sacred Heart Chapel  
Reception and Blessing for Graduates

Reception and Blessing for Graduates 4:30pm

A formal reception with Jewish Student Seniors and their families.

Malone Student Center, 112  
Commencement Ceremonies - Baccalaureate Mass

Commencement Ceremonies - Baccalaureate Mass 7:30pm

Baccalaureate Mass at 7:30 pm in Gersten Pavilion See commemcement ceremonies

 
Residence Halls and Apartments Close at 8:00pm

Residence Halls and Apartments Close at 8:00pm 8:00pm

All residence halls and apartments close at 8:00pm on Friday, May 8, 2015. Students must move out 24 hours after their last final or by May 8, 2015,...

 

Saturday, May 9

Commencement Ceremonies - Undergraduate

Commencement Ceremonies - Undergraduate 9:30am

Undergraduate Commencement Ceremony - Saturday, May 9, 2015Sunken Garden - 9:30 AM-12:30 PM (concluding time approximate) See commencement ceremonies

 
31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young Contemporaries 2015

31st Annual Juried Student Exhibition - Young... 12:00pm

This annual exhibition celebrates work created by LMU Studio Arts students over the past year. Spanning the range of media taught in the program, the works...

Laband Art Gallery  

Sunday, May 10

Commencement Ceremonies - Graduate

Commencement Ceremonies - Graduate

Graduate Commencement Ceremony - Sunday, May 10, 2015Sunken Garden - 10:00 AM-11:30 AM (concluding time approximate) See commencement ceremonies

 
Graduate Commencement

Graduate Commencement 10:00am

Join us on May 10 as we celebrate the School of Education Graduate Class of 2015. Graduate Commencement Sunday, May 10, 2015 - Sunken Garden Beginning...

Sunken Garden  

Monday, May 11

Better, Faster, Stronger Job Search

Better, Faster, Stronger Job Search 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  

Tuesday, May 12

Rapid Resume Building

Rapid Resume Building 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  

Wednesday, May 13

 Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Westchester Fire Department is hosting free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) training at St. Anastasia every Wednesday!

St. Anastasia School  
May Online Continuing Education Classes Begin

May 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  
May Online Continuing Education Classes Begin

May 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  
Spring 2015 final grades due

Spring 2015 final grades due

Last day for instructors to submit final grades

 
Ethics through Earthquakes: An Active-Learning Pedagogy for Teaching Ethics Using a Campus-Based Role-Playing Simulation

Ethics through Earthquakes: An Active-Learning... 9:00am

Moderated by: John Parrish, PhD, Political Science, and Devra Schwartz, Security Operations and Emergency Management, Public Safety Connecting ethical...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online!

Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online! 12:00pm

Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa and Family of Schools have complied a list of neighborhood Westchester/Playa schools and common questions about...

 
Active Learning Strategies

Active Learning Strategies 1:30pm

Moderated by: Dorothea Herreiner, PhD, CTE Active learning typically leads to a variety of educational benefits such as more student engagement and...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Rapid Resume Building

Rapid Resume Building 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  
2nd annual TLC Alumni Networking Mixer

2nd annual TLC Alumni Networking Mixer 6:00pm

Come mix, mingle and celebrate with TLC@LMU! TLC is celebrating its 15th year and its second Alumni Networking Mixer. We hope you can join us to connect and...

Killer Shrimp (4211 Admiralty Way | Marina Del Rey, CA 90292)  

Thursday, May 14

Designing Your Core Class

Designing Your Core Class 9:00am

Moderated by: Dorothea Herreiner, PhD, CTE During this hands-on workshop faculty will develop a core course through backward design. The morning session...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Getting “LinkedIn” to Your Career

Getting “LinkedIn” to Your Career 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Alumni Relations Living Room  
Center for Math and Science Teaching (CMAST) Teacher Leader Showcase

Center for Math and Science Teaching (CMAST)... 4:30pm

Teacher Leaders will be presenting their culminating learning experiences in an open forum, integrating the practice, content, theory and pedagogy learned...

University Hall 3999, McIntosh Center  
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, May 15

Interdisciplinary Course and Assignment Design

Interdisciplinary Course and Assignment Design 9:00am

Moderated by: Dorothea Herreiner, PhD, CTE During this hands-on workshop faculty will develop a core course through backward design. The morning session...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Web Training Workshop

Web Training Workshop 1:30pm

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

BCLA Computer Lab, UHALL 3212  
Finding the Right Career Fit

Finding the Right Career Fit 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  

Saturday, May 16

Technology Integration Specialist Certificate Program begins at LMU and Online

Technology Integration Specialist Certificate...

In order to meet the growing need for technology leaders in the Catholic schools, the Technology Integration Specialist professional certificate program will...

LMU Westchester Campus and Online  
Executive MBA Information Session

Executive MBA Information Session 10:00am

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

Hilton Center for Business, Room 302  
Workshop: "The Mindful Child" with Susan Kaiser Greenland

Workshop: "The Mindful Child" with... 1:00pm

This workshop is an introduction to the theory and practice of mindfulness for children and young adults, and its applications at home, in schools, and in...

UH - University Hall, 1775  
St. Jerome's Annual Gala

St. Jerome's Annual Gala 6:00pm

You are warmly invited to join St. Jeromes for their annual Gala honoring Monsignor Norm Priebe, who will be retiring this June after 48 years of service as...

5550 Thornburn Street Los Angeles, CA 90045  

Monday, May 18

Summer Session I begins

Summer Session I begins

See session dates and deadlines

 
Reading and Source Use

Reading and Source Use 9:00am

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT Successful academic inquiry begins with careful and...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Box: Getting Started

Box: Getting Started 1:00pm

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  
Reading and Writing in Technical Disciplines

Reading and Writing in Technical Disciplines 1:30pm

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT While scientists and social scientists typically...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Rapid Resume Building

Rapid Resume Building 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  

Tuesday, May 19

Rhetorical Situations

Rhetorical Situations 9:00am

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT When we teach rhetoric, our goal is to prepare students to...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Teaching Writing to Promote Knowledge Transfer

Teaching Writing to Promote Knowledge Transfer 1:30pm

Moderated by: Suzanne Lane, PhD, Director Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional Communication, MIT In First-Year Seminars and other writing-intensive classes,...

Center for Teaching Excellence  
Better, Faster, Stronger Job Search

Better, Faster, Stronger Job Search 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  

Wednesday, May 20

 Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Westchester Fire Department is hosting free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) training at St. Anastasia every Wednesday!

St. Anastasia School  
Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online!

Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online! 12:00pm

Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa and Family of Schools have complied a list of neighborhood Westchester/Playa schools and common questions about...

 
The Yoga of Mantra & Sacred Singing with Sheela Bringi

The Yoga of Mantra & Sacred Singing with... 7:00pm

The Graduate Yoga Studies program invites you to this special musical performance and lecture. Listen to rapturous melodies (raga) of Indian classical music,...

UH - University Hall, Theological Studies Village (3700)  

Thursday, May 21

Rapid Resume Building

Rapid Resume Building 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  
Workshop: "Being a Substance Abuse Counselor" with Fay Craton

Workshop: "Being a Substance Abuse... 3:00pm

This highly interactive workshop is designed to provide you with a framework of information to guide you in your pursuit of becoming a substance abuse...

UH - University Hall, 1859  

Friday, May 22

Office Closed at 2pm

Office Closed at 2pm

Our office will be closing at 2pm on Friday 5/22/15. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday 5/26/15 at 8am.

 
Summer Session I registration ends

Summer Session I registration ends

This is the last day to add or drop courses from the term and not receive a grade of W. This is also the last day on which to withdraw and receive 100%...

 
Leading with Personality

Leading with Personality 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  
Deadline to Apply: LEAP Living-Learning Community

Deadline to Apply: LEAP Living-Learning Community 11:59pm

LEAP (Life Science Early Awareness) LEAP is a living-learning community program for first-year students in the Life Sciences in the Seaver College of...

 
Deadline to Apply: PEEC Living-Learning Community

Deadline to Apply: PEEC Living-Learning Community 11:59pm

PEEC (Program for an Engineering Education Community) Apply to join the PEEC Living-Learning Community Please complete the PEEC application only if you are...

 

Saturday, May 23

Sunday, May 24

Summer 2015 SEA Opens

Summer 2015 SEA Opens

SEA for Summer 2015 begins. Students may start using their Summer 2015 work-study awards.

 

Monday, May 25

Financial Aid Office Closed

Financial Aid Office Closed

Our office will be closed in observance of Memorial Day.

 
Memorial Day Holiday

Memorial Day Holiday

No classes - University administrative offices closed

 
Office Closed- Memorial Day

Office Closed- Memorial Day

The Office of Undergraduate Admission will be closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day. We will reopen on Tuesday, May 26.

 

Tuesday, May 26

Summer Campus Tours Begin

Summer Campus Tours Begin

Campus Tours Tours depart from the Welcome Center in the Charles Von Der Ahe Building Monday - Friday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. There are some restrictions and...

 
SURP Library Workshop: Working with the Web of Science

SURP Library Workshop: Working with the Web of... 11:15am

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Library Workshop: Working with the Web of Science Presentation by Dr. Emily Jarvis, Professor of Chemistry and Elisa...

William H. Hannon Library, 118  

Wednesday, May 27

 Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) Training!

Westchester Fire Department is hosting free CERT (Emergency Preparedness) training at St. Anastasia every Wednesday!

St. Anastasia School  
SURP Library Workshop: Working with Google Scholar

SURP Library Workshop: Working with Google Scholar 11:00am

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Library Workshop: Working with Google Scholar Presentation by David Hardy, Associate Professor of Psychology and...

William H. Hannon Library, 118  
Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online!

Westchester/Playa School FAQs Page Now Online! 12:00pm

Neighborhood Council of Westchester/Playa and Family of Schools have complied a list of neighborhood Westchester/Playa schools and common questions about...

 

Friday, May 29

Finding the Right Career Fit

Finding the Right Career Fit 2:30pm

Career and Professional Development Focus on the Job Search Spring 2015 However close you are to graduation, the Office of Career and Professional...

Charles Von der Ahe Building, Suite 135  

Saturday, May 30

Accept/Decline Offered Aid

Accept/Decline Offered Aid

In order to stay on track with the financial aid timeline, it is advised you accept and/or decline all forms of offered aid by May 30. Accepting aid will not...

 
Executive MBA Information Session

Executive MBA Information Session 10:00am

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

Hilton Center for Business, Room 302  
SURP Hike & Lunch

SURP Hike & Lunch 10:00am

Summer Undergraduate Research Program SURP Hike & Lunch @ Escondido Falls Be recharged and refreshed by the great outdoors of Malibu with a hike to the...

Escondido Falls  
SURP Hike & Lunch

SURP Hike & Lunch 10:00am

Summer Undergraduate Research Program Be recharged and refreshed by the great outdoors of Malibu with a hike to the highest waterfall in the Santa Monica...

Escondido Falls  
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, May 31

Workshop: "The Mind in Labor: Mindfulness, Pregnancy, Labor and Beyond" with Dr. Christiane Wolf

Workshop: "The Mind in Labor: Mindfulness,... 1:00pm

Pregnancy opens a unique and precious window of opportunity to learn mindfulness. It helps the couple 4-fold: for labor itself, for being with baby, and to...

UH - University Hall, 1775  

May 2015