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    Lori Greene

    From the Director
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    Lindsy Fagerstrom

    Admission Ramblings
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    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 ‘Academics At Loyola’ Category


GRE Greatness

GRE Greatness

November 19th, 2014

I am NOT trying to scare you.  I know that many people detest talking about “the future plans.”  Are you applying to medical school?  Did you take the GRE?  What about the subject GRE?  What grad school are you going to?  So, what are you doing after graduation?  Did you ask for your recommendation letters?  […]


Managing Stress

November 18th, 2014

At times, college as a whole can be overwhelming, especially when you first begin. From dorm life to school work, people can have a considerable amount of anxiety and stress. College ultimately puts you under the pressure so that you are ready tackle the bigger challenges and difficultly that will come up in the future. […]


Our Jesuit Education

November 16th, 2014

  “We are Chicago’s Jesuit, Catholic University—a diverse community seeking God in all things and working to expand knowledge in the service of humanity through learning, justice, and faith.”   Loyola is a special university, for more reasons than are obvious to a visitor. As a student here I appreciate the ways Loyola incorporates caring […]


Tips for Finals!

November 14th, 2014

As we’re approaching the end of the year, we’re also approaching the finals time for both college and high school students. What that means is that we’ve all got to get ready to ace those finals! Here are some tips to finish off the semester strong: 1. Plan Ahead First things first, don’t cram for […]


High School vs. College

High School vs. College

November 12th, 2014

Going to college is one of the most life changing and influential experiences one can ever have. Here, students will finally begin to dig deeper into their desired major and career path, learn more about who they are as a person, and develop into a mature person. Everything may be different compared to life in […]


Argonne Research Symposium

Argonne Research Symposium

November 11th, 2014

Hello, Ramblers! Meet my lab group!  Last Friday we presented our work about fetal alcohol syndrome at the annual Research Symposium at Argonne National Laboratories.  Argonne National Laboratories is located in Lemont, Illinois (about an hour away from Loyola) and is home to an on-campus advanced photon source which produces the highest-energy X-ray beams of […]


Don’t Burn Out!

November 7th, 2014

Hi there! So, todays post is about getting recharged and re-energized, especially since we are slowly winding down this semester! I know that I feel like I’ve been going through “mid terms” for the last couple of weeks, and I’m definitely looking forward to Thanksgiving break! You might be in the same boat with me, and here […]


Registration & Next Semester

November 6th, 2014

Almost four months of college have passed by filled with hard work and consistent studying. The new spring semester is quickly approaching which means final exams are near and registration for next semester’s classes are here! This week, November 3-7, all Loyola students will register for classes. It can be stressful in the sense that […]


Taking Control of Time

Taking Control of Time

November 1st, 2014

For me, one of the hardest tasks in college is managing my time, because the hours seem to fly by, especially when I let procrastination get the best of me. Looking back, time management in high school was far less complex. Pre-set back to back classes with 10-minute breaks in between, lunch in the same […]


Picking a Major

October 29th, 2014

Senior year can be scary. It doesn’t matter if it is the senior year of high school, or the senior year of college (like me)- both hold so much expectedness! Senior year of high school, it’s all about applying to colleges and same goes for senior year of college- you’re applying to graduate school, or […]