Archive for the ‘Student Voices’ Category

Racial bias still main cause of hate crime

Posted on: April 9th, 2014 No Comments

“Cycles do not stop or change until people come together and rise to change the course of the system.”



For love or money?

Posted on: March 26th, 2014

Phoenix reporter Liz Greiwe explores the financial cost of following one’s passions.



Post-racial society far from reality

Posted on: March 12th, 2014

On campus and across the country, acknowledging racism and celebrating diversity are key parts of creating a more just world.



A Civil Rights Leader You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

Posted on: February 19th, 2014

Elizabeth Peratrovich, an Alaska Native woman, helped pass the United States’ first anti-discrimination law 69 years ago this month.



Tuition increase is a social justice issue

Posted on: February 5th, 2014

Phoenix columnist Dominic Lynch discusses the recently announced 2.5% tuition increase for the 2014-2015 academic year.



Rhino hunt is nothing but cruelty

Posted on: January 22nd, 2014

A Loyola student shares her thoughts on a permit to hunt a black rhinoceros in Namibia that was auctioned off in Dallas earlier this month.



United Church of Rogers Park hosts ‘community feast’

Posted on: December 4th, 2013

Every Sunday for the last 30 years, the United Church of Rogers Park has made sure that Chicagoans have had a place to go for a hot meal — and the Thursday of Thanksgiving was no different.



LUC responds to Typhoon Haiyan

Posted on: November 20th, 2013

In the aftermath of crippling Typhoon Haiyan, students and organizations have begun collaborating with Loyola Responds to create immediate relief and fundraising projects to help victims in the Philippines.



Join Us in Promoting Fair Trade at Loyola: It’s Easy!

Posted on: November 6th, 2013

First-year student Elizabeth Czapski shares her thoughts on fair trade and what you can do to support efforts to make Loyola an official Fair Trade University.



Experiencing the “Real World” through Alternative Break Immersion

Posted on: October 23rd, 2013

Social Justice and Community Development student Jackie Arnason shares her ABI experience. Applications are due November 4th.