Feb. 15, 2017 - On Sept. 26, 2016, Dr. Kristin Ross Cully informed the Loyola School community that the 2016-2017 academic year would be her final year as the high school's principal. Loyola School sought as its next principal an experienced leader with the skills necessary to help guide a high functioning, mission-driven school to the next level of excellence.
On Feb. 8, 2017, Loyola School leadership announced that Mr. Adam Lewis was selected as the next principal. Mr. Lewis, a native of Australia, is currently serving as director of senior campus at Xavier College in Melbourne. Before that he was deputy principal of Saint Ignatius College Riverview in Sydney. He has previously taught history and English at Clongowes Wood College SJ in Clane, Ireland and taught English at Sacred Heart R.C. Secondary School in London, United Kingdom.
“I am extremely grateful to our search committee, and other community leaders, for the hours they dedicated to this important process,” said Loyola President Tony Oroszlany. “I also wish to express my appreciation to Dr. Ross Cully for her contributions to Loyola as our principal and for the role she will play in helping Mr. Lewis transition to his new position.”
Mr. Lewis will officially begin his responsibilities as Loyola's principal on July 1, 2017. Click here to read written messages from both Mr. Oroszlany and Mr. Lewis about this new chapter for Loyola School.
Feb. 6, 2017 - Jamaica Magis Service Trip aims to provide Boston College students an opportunity to live and serve in solidarity with the people in Kingston, Jamaica, who have faced social, political, and economic oppression.
Feb. 3, 2017 - In his second prayer video of 2017, Pope Francis spoke on his intention of welcoming the needy. “Pray with me for all those who are afflicted, especially the poor, refugees, and marginalized, may find welcome and comfort in our communities.”
Jan. 26, 2017 - A special Mass was held at Loyola Jesuit Center, a sacred space for spiritual growth and prayer in Morristown, N.J., on Jan. 18, to re-dedicate and consecrate the newly renovated Christ the Priest Chapel in loving memory of Joseph Brian Moran and Joseph Brian Moran II.
Jan. 24, 2017 - St. Peter’s University was one of 12 Jesuit institutions across the East coast praying for immigrants and other vulnerable communities on Jan. 19, the eve of President Trump’s inauguration. For St. Peter’s University, this prayer vigil was the first of three days spent lifting up their beloved community which includes so many immigrant students.
Jan. 19, 2017 - Fr. George Collins, SJ, will complete his tenure as president of Cheverus High School on June 30, 2017, to return to pastoral spiritual ministry. Fr. Robert Pecoraro, SJ, has been selected to serve as the interim president as the board of trustees conducts a national search for a permanent successor.