Articles by Erin Kiley

Entrepreneurship competition open to all majors

The John C. Soper Prize in Social Entrepreneurship encourages students to create projects that confront social issues. The contest is sponsored by the John Carroll University Entrepreneurship program and is in remembrance of John C. Soper, a former professor of finance and economics at JCU who passed away in 2013.   Soper was the John…

Alumnus and city councilman Joe Cimperman visits JCU

On Thursday, Sept. 24, Cleveland City Councilman Joe Cimperman ’92 spoke at John Carroll University’s campus about his current efforts to assist refugees in the city of Cleveland.   After graduating college, Cimperman travelled to Maine, where he volunteered with cognitively challenged adults. At that point in time, he had ambitions of becoming a Jesuit.…

Irish immersion class studies peacebuilding in Ireland

Over the summer, nine students went on a two week immersion trip to Belfast, Ireland. The trip was for the Irish Studies: Peacebuilding Immersion class. The class, which has an emphasis on literature and film, is offered in the spring semester and covers the history of the “Troubles” era that arose from conflict between the…