Scholarship, research, and service
The College of Humanities and Natural Sciences offers academic programs that teach students how to think, how to write, how to research, and how to learn.
At Loyola, you can become a certified secondary teacher in English, History, the Natural Sciences, Mathematics, or Foreign Language. You can study pre-law, and pre-health programs with professional advisors, and benefit from professional and student tutors in the Writing Across the Curriculum lab, Academic Resource Center, Language Lab, and Math Lab.
Graduates of our programs have been awarded prestigious Rhodes, British Marshall, Mellon, Davies-Jackson and Fulbright scholarships. Learn more about our academic programs »
Students in the College of Humanities and Natural Sciences have distinguished themselves in undergraduate research. Learn more about current research projects »
The January 26, 2015 issue of the American Academy of Religion's Spotlight on Teaching, devoted to teaching about new religious movements, includes Professor Catherine Wessinger's essay "Integrating New Religions Scholarship into Religious Studies Courses." It is available at: http://rsn.aarweb.org/node/148
Tom Sevick (Environmental Biology '12) is now working on a graduate degree in Biological Sciences at the University of Southern Mississippi where his research evaluates the value of major marsh habitats to fishes and crustaceans in coastal Mississippi. One of the ways he evaluates these habitats involves taking aerial picture of marsh, such as the one shown here.
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