Presidential Video Briefings

President Snyder at his desk

In this video update series to the LMU community, President Snyder shares updates and reflections on issues of the day.

This Just In
April 30, 2021

President Snyder shares breaking news about the 109th Commencement Exercises on July 31. He also thanks the community for their dedication to the Strategic Plan and to LMU during this extraordinary academic year.

Vax to School
April 16, 2021

President Snyder congratulates Lions Men’s Soccer on winning the WCC championship; shares holiday greetings for the month of Ramadan; thanks the community for their dedication to the LMU Anti-Racism Project; and gives an update about the LMU Vaccination Center.

A Season of Renewal and Hope
March 29, 2021

President Snyder shares holiday greetings for the Passover and Easter week and announces that Juneteenth will be a paid university holiday on a permanent basis.

Spring Forward
March 12, 2021

President Snyder shares a public health update, talks about what moving to the red tier means for our LMU community, and highlights news about LMU’s vaccination clinic and coming attractions. 

For and With Others
February 26, 2021

As students and faculty head into spring break, President Snyder shares the latest LA County guidelines for higher ed and discusses LMU’s role in helping vaccinate the community.

Hope on the Horizon
February 12, 2021

President Snyder shares public health updates, reflections on Black History Month, and discusses how anti-racism, diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to the strategic plan.

Seizing the Moment
January 29, 2021

President Snyder shares public health updates, reflections on the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration, and discusses how some of the recent legislative changes impact our LMU community and complement our mission.

Welcome Back, Lions!
January 15, 2021

President Snyder welcomes Lions to Spring Semester 2021 and shares updates and reflections on the new year.

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