Ricardo Arturo Machón, Ph.D., Lauren Cullen, B.A., Carlee Kreisel, Alyana Roxas, B.A., and Pamela González, B.A. | Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California. United States of America
What is the proper role of a Catholic university in helping to form compassionate and ethical leaders for society? Is the primary role of a university simply to train competent students for successful jobs and careers or should there be an “added value” to a Catholic education in providing a supportive platform and experiences in order to inspire students to be agents of social change?