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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

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    Laura Swanson

    Chicago Life and Loyola Love

Archive for the ‘Chicago Livin’’ Category

Grocery Shopping Around Campus

March 27th, 2015

One major thing students must learn about living on their own in college is how to buy their own groceries! Throughout many people’s lives (including my own) up to college, parents often bought groceries and snacks for us and we never really had to worry about it! Now that we are in college, however, it […]

Music School!

Music School!

March 25th, 2015

Over the summer, I plan to do many things which include taking some summer courses at Loyola and attending Old Town School of Folk Music (located in Lincoln Square). Here, I will be taking a couple of courses and learning the cello. Why? This is for fun! No credit will be carried over towards my graduating […]

Being A Tourist In My Own City For A Day

Being A Tourist In My Own City For A Day

March 22nd, 2015

This past weekend, I had a friend from home come visit me in Chicago! She has been here before, but has not done many touristy things. So, that Saturday that she was here, I made sure we did as many touristy things as we could! In this post, I will be talking about how fun […]


March 20th, 2015

  From the beginning of the spring semester, there have been things within the family that have significantly affected my academic performance. I was struggling to keep a focused mindset in my classes and I found myself lost in every aspect. After a month passed, I decided to go to my academic adviser for support and […]

St. Patrick’s Day In Downtown Chicago

St. Patrick’s Day In Downtown Chicago

March 18th, 2015

St. Patrick’s Day is a big deal in the city of Chicago! Being from out of town, I had no idea just how crazy this city gets to celebrate the day of the Irish! My friends and I had plans to go downtown this past Saturday to the St. Patrick’s Day parade all year, but […]

Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias at Loyola!

Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias at Loyola!

March 17th, 2015

Saturday night was epic.  I mean I’m a girl that always cracks up jokes, even when I’m the only laughing time after time.  So for me to see Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias live was beyond perfect!  I am so glad that my boyfriend talked me into buying tickets!  After a crappy week of feeling super sick […]

5 Reasons Why You CANNOT Miss Loyola Weekend

March 16th, 2015

  5 Reasons Why You CANNOT Miss Loyola Weekend: EVERYONE you want to meet will be there. Are you looking to talk to a Chemistry professor, the Director of the Wellness Center, a Campus Ministry Chaplain, Directors of Loyola’s Interdisciplinary or Quinlan Honors Programs, the Dean of the School of Communication? We have faculty, staff, […]

9 Loyola Myths

March 10th, 2015

  Over the past 3 years in admission, I have noticed there are A LOT of misconceptions about Loyola University Chicago. I am going to use my blog this week to set the record straight. Here are what I consider to be the top 9 Loyola myths: We are not the same school as Loyola […]

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 […]



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 […]