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 history department's Dr. Rian Thum has penned an essay for the Los Angeles Review of Books, entitled "What is a Uyghur?" You may access the essay at the following link: https://lareviewofbooks.org/essay/uyghur/. The essay explores, in brief, issues examined at length in Dr. Thum's now-available book, The Sacred Routes of Uyghur History (Harvard, 2014).
Biology student presents research about cattail spreading in the Mississippi River Delta at national Botany conference
Madi Stark presented her senior thesis research at the Botany 2014 national conference in Boise, ID, in July 2014. The poster, on a possible undescribed hybrid cattail spreading aggressively in the Mississippi River delta, was co-authored with Biology professors Dave White and Don Hauber.
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