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    Husna Afzal

    A Walk in a Rambler's Shoes
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    Rambler's Pie: A Fresh Slice of Loyola
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    Life El-evated
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    Meredith Simmons

    Life on The Other Coast

Archive for the ‘Everyday Life’ Category


Best of Chicago: The Arts on a Student Budget

Best of Chicago: The Arts on a Student Budget

March 21st, 2017

Spring is finally here. You whip out your windbreaker, your comfortable walking shoes, and maybe even tempted to wear shorts. With such wonderful weather, you want to go out and explore Chicago. Chicago is a city full of arts whether it be: the Chicago Symphony Orchestra or the Art Institute of Chicago. The Chicago Symphony […]


Why did I CHOOSE to go to college?

Why did I CHOOSE to go to college?

March 9th, 2017

After high school graduation, students are commonly considered as official, educated, and independent people. You can manage your own life now. Your future is up to you. You’re on your own now.  These things are sayings I have been told by family members and my own conscience. It is not to be taken in a condescending […]


Life After College

Life After College

February 27th, 2017

After some time to self-reflect, I realize that I am in the same boat as you guys. The memories of being nervous and anxious about finding a school are slowly coming back to me. As a current junior, I now have to study and prepare for further admittance exams for graduate education after I get […]


Corrected Stereotypes About “The” College Experience

Corrected Stereotypes About “The” College Experience

February 23rd, 2017

  As a first generation student, I had no idea what to expect about college. Other than seeing things in movies and TV shows about college, I had no real idea if those portrayed visions of college were actually true, or excessively overdone. To be honest, as a senior in high school, I had only […]


Perks to Chicago Living

Perks to Chicago Living

February 16th, 2017

Alright, so Loyola University is one of your options for attending school alongside a whole list of other schools across the state and/or country. What sets Chicago apart from any other location? Chicago is one of the most unique and famous cities on the globe. This is the birthplace of so many things- the Ferris […]


The Make-It or Break-It Factor for College

The Make-It or Break-It Factor for College

February 9th, 2017

MONEY!  Simply that.  Tuition costs. Room and board costs. Dining plan costs. Textbook and supply costs. It really does not matter what specific college (let alone Loyola) you choose to look into, money will always be the biggest factor in deciding what college to attend. Nationwide, higher education has become more expensive and has made […]


Best of Chicago: Doughnut Shops

Best of Chicago: Doughnut Shops

February 7th, 2017

Whether you enjoy an original glazed doughnut or one that can be dipped in a hot, steaming cup of coffee. Or, if you like your doughnut with sprinkles or jelly filled, there are several speciality doughnut shops around the city of Chicago. So, if you are in the need of a quick meal for breakfast […]


How Do I Fit In?

How Do I Fit In?

February 2nd, 2017

2017 thus far, has been a roller-coaster already (and it has only been 32 days into the year!). Whether it has been the effect of the start of new classes in the semester or the new presidential transition or other things, I think it is agreeable that last month has been quite interesting. Identity is […]


Let’s Not Repeat Fall Semester…

Let’s Not Repeat Fall Semester…

January 30th, 2017

For many of you, I’m sure Fall semester was successfully a breeze, and for others, it may have been a tough adjustment from the all the summer fun. Whatever the case is, it is important that we don’t repeat fall semester and always leave some room for growth. Whether you had a good semester or […]


Why I chose the Rambler Life

Why I chose the Rambler Life

January 23rd, 2017

I guess I should say the Rambler life chose me… but it was definitely the best decision I’ve made. I am also not just saying this because I go to Loyola, or else I would have not been here! I really wanted to go to Loyola all throughout high school and I don’t doubt that one […]