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Rev. Brian Linnane, S.J.
 
Rev. Brian Linnane, S.J.

Position:
President of Loyola University

The Rev. Brian F. Linnane, S.J., President of Loyola University Maryland, brings a wealth of experience as an educator deeply immersed in the Jesuit traditions of academic excellence and the promotion of faith and justice. A native of Massachusetts, he formerly served at a sister Jesuit institution, the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, as Assistant Dean and Associate Professor of Religious Studies.

Born August 25, 1955, Fr. Linnane entered the Society of Jesus in 1977, and was ordained to the Roman Catholic priesthood on June 14, 1986. He earned an A.B. degree, magna cum laude, from Boston College in 1977 and an M.A. from Georgetown University's Department of Government in 1981 before undertaking divinity studies at the Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley, where he received a master's degree in 1986 and a Licentiate in Sacred Theology in 1988. He earned master's degrees from the Yale Department of Religious Studies in 1990 and 1991, and a Ph.D. in religious studies concentrating in religious ethics in 1994.

Fr. Linnane joined the Religious Studies Department at Holy Cross in 1994. His scholarly publications are extensive, covering the disciplines of fundamental moral theology, health care ethics and virtue ethics. He served as Assistant Dean at Holy Cross from 2003 to 2005 and was named a Loyola University Maryland Trustee in 2000. He currently serves as a member of the Board of Trustees of the College of the Holy Cross; the Institute of Christian and Jewish Studies; the Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care in Baltimore; and the Board of Directors of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities. He is President of the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, Secretary/Treasurer of the Executive Committee of the Maryland Independent College and University Association, and a member of the NCAA Division I Committee on Athletics Certification.

In July 2005, Fr. Linnane became the 24th President of Loyola University Maryland.

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Saturday, Apr 30
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Women's Track at Lehigh Games NTS Live Stats
Women's Lacrosse Army West Point W, 18-7 Live Stats Video
Men's Golf vs Patriot League Championships -- Live Results
Men's Tennis vs Patriot League Championships TBA
Crew vs Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championships All Day
Sunday, May 1
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Men's Lacrosse vs Army West Point 1:00 PM Live Stats
Men's Golf vs Patriot League Championships All Day Live Results
Men's Tennis vs Patriot League Championships TBA
Friday, May 6
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Women's Lacrosse Patriot League Semifinals TBA
Women's Track at Patriot League Championship All Day
Saturday, May 7
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Women's Track at Patriot League Championship All Day
Sunday, May 8
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Women's Lacrosse vs Patriot League Championship Game TBA
Friday, May 13
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Crew vs Patriot League Championship All Day
Crew vs Dad Vail Championship Regatta All Day
Women's Track at ECAC Championship All Day
Saturday, May 14
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Women's Track at ECAC Championship All Day
Crew vs Dad Vail Championship Regatta All Day
Sunday, May 15
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Women's Track at ECAC Championship All Day

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Saturday, Apr 23
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Women's Soccer George Washington 12:00 PM |
Women's Track Morgan State Legacy Meet 17th | Live Stats
Women's Lacrosse Lafayette 3:00 PM Live Stats | PLN
Sunday, Apr 24
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Men's Tennis Lafayette W, 6-1 |
Thursday, Apr 28
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Women's Track Penn Relays NTS |
Friday, Apr 29
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Men's Tennis Army West Point 6:00 PM |
Men's Lacrosse Bucknell W, 7-6 (2OT) Live Stats |
Saturday, Apr 30
SPORT EVENT RESULT COVERAGE
Women's Track Lehigh Games NTS | Live Stats
Women's Lacrosse Army West Point W, 18-7 Live Stats | Video
Men's Golf Patriot League Championships -- | Live Results
Men's Tennis Patriot League Championships TBA |
Crew Mid-Atlantic Rowing Conference Championships All Day |