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Facing Finals

May 26th, 2015

by Lindsy Fagerstrom

  Whether you’re a freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior, you’re final exams are incredibly important to your collegiate futures. Colleges pay close attention to your freshman – junior year grades when making admission and scholarship decisions and colleges can revoke admission or scholarship awards from seniors who let their grades slip. All of this just […]

Congratulations to the Class of 2015!

May 6th, 2015

by Lindsy Fagerstrom

  This week on campus we are celebrating the 145th annual commencement ceremony of our Class of 2015 graduates! Needless to say, it’s an incredibly exciting time for the thousands of students graduating after putting in years of hard work and effort. You can’t miss the mix of emotions in the faces of the grads […]

Job Hunting

May 3rd, 2015

by Stephanie Rodriguez

  My graduation is T H I S Friday at 3 pm!  I am so excited, but so are my parents so I can start job hunting!  I want to share a website that has really helped me out to get organized on my job search.  Sorry for the short post, but after having a […]

Why Your Next Semester Should be at the JFRC

Why Your Next Semester Should be at the JFRC

May 3rd, 2015

by Laura Swanson

They say a semester abroad will change your life. They say it will be an unforgettable experience where you learn so much about yourself and the world around you. They say your mind will be opened to new ideas, cultures, and people. Well, after my semester in Rome I would have to say that I […]

First Year of College: Check.

First Year of College: Check.

May 3rd, 2015

by Jace Sheu

The myth goes that as you get older, time seems to go by faster. Each day may feel long, but the year passes by in the blink of an eye. Moving into my freshman residence hall feels like it happened just yesterday. Now, I’m officially a rising sophomore in college. It is hard to remember […]

Time for a Study Break…or a Trip to Pompeii

Time for a Study Break…or a Trip to Pompeii

May 3rd, 2015

by Laura Swanson

Since the beginning of the semester my friends and I have been talking about taking a trip to Pompeii. We talked about going a few different weekends, but we never got ourselves together and made the day trip. Then all of the sudden it was the week before finals and we decided we needed to […]

Some Final Words

May 2nd, 2015

by Therese Bennett

Hi everyone! This is my final blog post and I just wanted to thank anyone who actually reads these. I hope they have been helpful, insightful, but most of all, have helped you to see how truly wonderful life at Loyola can be. In one weeks’ time, I will walk across the stage and step […]

Farewell Loyola-Until Next Fall!

May 2nd, 2015

by Natalie Pantelis

Can you believe it, Ramblers? This is my last post of the year! I certainly can’t believe it! I am definitely going to miss blogging for everyone and sharing my experiences throughout my first year at Loyola with all of you! Our things are all packed and are being loaded up into cars, vans, planes […]

Graduation Dress

Graduation Dress

May 1st, 2015

by Stephanie Rodriguez

Graduation is quickly approaching, and who is freaking out about what to wear!?  Luckily, I already knew what I wanted for my special day.  I definitely wanted to go with a Lilly Pulitzer dress, so dress shopping was much easier for me.  I went to the Von Maur in Lombard, IL because they were the […]

What You Actually Need For Your Freshman Year

May 1st, 2015

by Samantha Eddmeiri

I wasn’t really sure what I would actually need while coming to college. Over the past year, I’ve learned a lot and made a lot of mistakes, and here I am to tell them to you. I bought a lot, and boy do I mean a lot, of unnecessary things. There were also things that […]