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    Lori Greene

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    Lindsy Fagerstrom

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    Joseph Filer

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Breaking Down Loyola’s Deadlines

September 9th, 2014

by Lindsy Fagerstrom

Every school has their own set of deadlines and it can be a lot to remember. Below I have outlined all of Loyola’s major deadlines and share some helpful tips to follow throughout the process. My #1 tip: create a calendar that lists ALL of the Loyola’s deadlines (and other collegiate/scholarship deadlines) so you have all of the […]

A Summer To Do List for Prospective Students

July 14th, 2014

by Lindsy Fagerstrom

While the start of application season is still about a month away, there is still plenty to do for rising seniors this summer before the school year begins: The first step, create an appropriate email address to use for the college application process. Keep in mind that your parents, admission counselors, and high school counselors/teachers […]

Without A Home – Street Dogs of Santiago, Chile – Joey Filer

July 9th, 2014

by Joseph Filer

Hey Ramblers! Check out this documentary I made for my summer class COMM 373: Digital Storytelling Abroad in Santiago, Chile.  CAUTION: Some of the images in the video may be disturbing to some viewers. It’s about the wild dog problem (there are over 250,000 street dog’s in the nation’s capital alone).  It was an unbelievable […]

St. Pat’s Day

St. Pat’s Day

April 10th, 2014

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St. Patrick’s day in the city is always a great time.  A parade, a green river, masses of happy people decked out in green… what more could you ask for? Each year, Chicago has a parade and St. Patrick’s Day celebration on the Saturday before the actual holiday.  I’ve had a blast each year, and […]

Poetic Injustice: A Night of Cultural Resistance

Poetic Injustice: A Night of Cultural Resistance

April 8th, 2014

by Mary Mason

In case you haven’t figured it out from the giant wall standing between Damen and Mertz, this week is Palestine Awareness Week at Loyola.  Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and the Middle Eastern Student Association (MESA) teamed up to spread awareness about the Palestinian resistance and liberation movement. Yesterday, a friend of mine invited […]

The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow

April 3rd, 2014

by Joseph Filer

Hey Ramblers! Check out this video I made for the Student Directed play I saw: The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow   -Joey

Planning for the Future

Planning for the Future

March 27th, 2014

by Mary Mason

As a friend of many a Maroon and Gold member, I was invited to attend the Student Alumni Networking Night on March 26.  The event was sponsored by the Gold Board, Maroon and Gold Society, and the Office of Alumni Relations.  Juniors and Seniors were invited to talk over complimentary appetizers with various Loyola Alumni, […]

Blog 4 – Investigating the IES

March 20th, 2014

by Joseph Filer

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zxjPRym-1OI&feature=youtu.be Hey Ramblers, Here’s a video about discovering some many of the cool features of the new Institute of Environmental Sustainability: -Joey

Pomp, Circumstance, and Tassels

Pomp, Circumstance, and Tassels

March 19th, 2014

by Mary Mason

  Spring semester is flying by, and seniors on campus are already buzzing about send off activities to wind down our final days at Loyola. Today was certainly another reminder that graduation is just around the corner.  Seniors were instructed to pick up their graduation gear from Damen MPR between 9:30 AM and 6:30 PM. […]

Past, Present, and Future Dance Recital

February 28th, 2014

by Joseph Filer

  Hey Guys, I had an amazing time seeing the first Dance Major Recital: Past, Present, and Future. Check it out! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cJmfn9BdbdA