Tania Tetlow, J.D., has been selected by the Loyola University New Orleans Board of Trustees to serve as the institution’s 17th president. She is the first lay person and first woman to serve in that role.
May 19, 2018 - Superior General Fr. Arturo Sosa, SJ, started his first official visit to Canada since his election to lead the international Society of Jesus by meeting Jesuits in formation at Regis College in Toronto, Ontario.
JSRI’s new special report shows Gulf South states rank below average on measures of social justice for second year in a row; spotlights the three most challenging issues facing the Gulf South – poverty, racial disparity and immigrant exclusion.
April 25, 2018 - St. Louis Archbishop Robert J. Carlson and Fred Pestello, Ph.D., president of Saint Louis University, signed an agreement that brings the Kenrick-Glennon Seminary undergraduate program fully into SLU’s College of Philosophy and Letters.
April 24, 2018 – The new Jesuit Archives & Research Center hosted its first academic event today, a Symposium on Jesuits and the Sciences, with Fr. David Brown, SJ, of the Vatican Observatory as the keynote speaker.
April 16, 2018 - St. Louis University High School will celebrate 200 years of academic excellence on Saturday, April 21, with an on-campus event that will feature an outdoor Mass and a variety of fun, engaging activities that incorporate the school’s anniversary theme of gratitude.
March 29, 2018 - Father Edward P. Buvens, SJ, died Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at the St. Alphonsus Rodriguez Pavilion in Grand Coteau, La. He was 83 years old, a Jesuit for 60 years and a priest for 48 years.
March 26, 2018 - The Jesuits USA Central and Southern Province will offer Days of Reflection this year in Convent, La., Denver, Colo. and St. Louis. These day-long preached retreats are a way of showing our gratitude to benefactors and friends.
March 21, 2018 - When hurricanes struck three communities within the boundaries of the USA Central and Southern Province, people responded with remarkable generosity. You may be interested in hearing how the schools and their communities in Houston, Tampa and San Juan are faring now.
First Year Jesuit novices spent the first seven weeks of 2018 doing a variety of service in the Kansas City metropolitan area. Along with classroom studies, the Spiritual Exercises and a three-week pilgrimage, it's all part of their first year of formation.
The Jesuit Archives and Research Center will bring together the collections of several of the order's provinces, providing a valuable resource to historians, archivists and anyone else interested in the history of the Society of Jesus in the U.S.