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    Lori Greene

    From the Director
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    Lindsy Fagerstrom

    Admission Ramblings
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    Therese Bennett

    Windy City Wanderlust
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    Samantha Eddmeiri

    Risible Rambles
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    Joseph Filer

    Ramblin' with a Camera
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    Christopher Lam

    Rambler's Pie: A Fresh Slice of Loyola
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    Brienne Lubor

    LUC by Brie
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    Natalie Pantelis

    Rambler Days
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    Foram Patel

    Windy City Adventures
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    Stephanie Rodriguez

    Keep On Ramblin’
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    Jace Sheu

    Lakeside Musings
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    Laura Swanson

    Chicago Life and Loyola Love

Archive for the ‘Chicago Livin’’ Category


Fun Things To Do In Chicago Over Spring Break

March 4th, 2015

Happy spring break Ramblers! Although it seemed as though the time between winter break and now dragged on, spring break is finally here! Many students choose to go elsewhere for spring break, such as home or vacation. I went home for a few days to visit family and it felt great to take a break […]


Inspirations

Inspirations

March 3rd, 2015

From people to TV shows to hobbies, there are many things and people that truly inspire me. I find myself motivated to get through everyday hardships and challenges because of these inspirations. FRIENDS Here at Loyola, I have found several close friends I can consider life-long. Each person has a unique personality that everyone adores; we […]


Midterm Week

February 28th, 2015

Finally, midterm week has ended and classes for the second semester are halfway done. For some, including myself, a lot of stress and cramming/studying are over for now; so much has been done to prepare for this week: the countless “all-nighters”, the student study group sessions, and more. As my favorite teacher, Dr. Helgott, always […]


Chicago Bucket List: 35 Things To Do

Chicago Bucket List: 35 Things To Do

February 28th, 2015

I recently saw an article trending on Facebook among my Loyola friends, titled “Your Loyola Bucket List: 50 Must-Do Things Before Graduation.” Inspired by this concept, I decided to adapt and modify it, creating my own beyond-academics agenda of “35 Things I Aim to Accomplish at Loyola.”  That leaves me approximately three and half years for […]


The Growling Rabbit

February 27th, 2015

One of my favorite things about living in Chicago is all of the cute and interesting café’s and restaurants around the city! This past weekend, a friend of mine and I found a cute café just down the street from Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus called The Growling Rabbit! In this post, I will talk about […]


Every Vote Counts – Counting Every Vote

Every Vote Counts – Counting Every Vote

February 26th, 2015

This past Tuesday, beginning at 6:00 a.m., Chicago’s voters flocked to the polls to vote in the municipal elections—the mayor and city council. I, however, was on the other side of the election system, acting as one of three election judges at one of the precincts in the 48th ward. This was my first time […]


Defining Different Types of College Visits: Which visit is right for you?

February 24th, 2015

  Daily Presentations & Tours at the Lake Shore Campus Target Audience: Students who have yet to apply and guests Focus: General information about Loyola and the admission process; tour of the Lake Shore Campus Website: https://uao.luc.edu/VisitLSCFreshman/ Daily Presentations & Tours at the Water Tower Campus Target Audience: Prospective and admitted students interested in Business, […]


Chapel Hill Memoir

Chapel Hill Memoir

February 22nd, 2015

On the night of February 10th, I remember being home relaxing after a long day of class and internship work.  Usually, I get home about 7 in the afternoon and that day was nothing new.  I was debating whether or not to go to the gym or finish my Biochemistry laboratory paper.  Well, I ended […]


Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year

February 19th, 2015

As some of you may or may not know, I am Vietnamese. Today, February 19, marks the first day of the lunar new year; in other words, Happy New Year! Along with the Chinese, the Vietnamese celebrate this wonderful day with hopes of prosperity, good luck, happiness, and peace. This holiday is full of meaning […]


Overnight Stays For Prospective Students

February 18th, 2015

Overnight stays are wonderful ways for prospective students to get to know Loyola better before making their final decision on a school this spring! Prospective students can sign up for overnight stays through the Undergraduate Admissions Office and will get the chance to stay overnight in a Loyola dorm with a current freshman. This is […]