First Lecture Series With Martina Ramirez, Ph.D.

Imagine if spiders had complete control over their patterns of reproductive behavior. This concept of evolutionary biology is what excites Martina Ramirez, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Biology. Ramirez studies all things … Read more

2016 Commencement Photos

On May 7, 2016, Loyola Marymount University held its 104th undergraduate commencement exercises for the Class of 2016. With former United States president Bill Clinton delivering the commencement address and … Read more

Third Time’s a Charm for Biology Major

Loyola Marymount University senior Brandy Kwak wasn’t expecting to win the best poster award at the West Coast Biological Sciences Undergraduate Research Conference in Point Loma in April. After winning … Read more

Partnering Towards Climate Change

In the race to address climate change and sustainability, Loyola Marymount University may be educating a new breed of Salvadoran scientists to help El Salvador address the effects of and … Read more

Defining Gene Regulatory Networks

A web app called GRNsight is the culmination of interdisciplinary collaboration among biology, computer science and mathematics faculty and students. GRNsight allows users to visualize models of gene regulatory networks … Read more

Improving the World One Shoe at a Time

“It’s okay to make decisions that are best for you,” advised Loyola Marymount University alumna Shira Shafir ’99, Ph.D., M.P.H., to a group of students, faculty and staff in November … Read more