ISN offers annual and one-time special programs focused on leadership formation and social justice education within the context of Ignatian spirituality. These events convene the Ignatian family for collective education on emerging social justice issues, develop networks to address these issues, and initiate opportunities for young emerging leaders to reflect on the relationship between faith and justice.

Upcoming Programs


Immersion Experience
Coordinators Summit

Gathers immersion experience
coordinators to share best
practices and promote collaboration

Ongoing Programs


Arrupe Leaders Summit
Provides social justice leadership training grounded in the witness of Pedro Arrupe, S.J. for high school students


Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice
Annually brings together over 1,000 Ignatian Family members to learn, reflect, network, and advocate for social justice


University Leaders Summit
Gathers emerging student leaders to build leadership skills to enact innovative social justice initiatives in their school communities

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Ignatian Family Advocacy Month
Invites Ignatian family to learn, pray, act for justice each February

Past Programs


Student Summit on Immigration Reform
Collaborative effort to gather Catholic Chicago-area colleges around immigration reform


Worldview for Solidarity
Gathers immersion experience
coordinators to deepen immersion
experience reflection on race,
culture, & privilege

25th delegation

25th Anniversary Delegation
Exploring the witness of the Jesuit martyrs in El Salvador

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