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    Ramblin' with a Camera
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    Christopher Lam

    Rambler's Pie: A Fresh Slice of Loyola
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    Chicago Life and Loyola Love

Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category


4 ways to get an early start on your college application

July 28th, 2015

  While it may be too early to actually start filling out or submitting your college applications, there is actually a way to get a head start before your senior year’s start –  Send in your test scores. You’ve likely already taken the ACT or SAT, so go ahead and send us your scores and we […]


How to Choose the Right High School Classes

July 8th, 2015

  Everyone wants to know the secret recipe of high school classes to earn admission at Loyola, and while there is not one right combination of classes to choose, I am going to share some of my personal advice for making these decisions: How are Honors, AP, or IB Classes perceived by Loyola? It’s always nice […]


Sweet Home CHICAGO

June 16th, 2015

  There is no better place on earth than Chicago and let me tell  you why… Explore: Get to know the city through the CTA (Chicago’s public trains and buses). Students get U-Passes which provide unlimited access and serves as your passport to the city. This is a great way to explore different neighborhoods all over the city. […]


Facing Finals

May 26th, 2015

  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

  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 […]


Some Final Words

May 2nd, 2015

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 […]


What You Actually Need For Your Freshman Year

May 1st, 2015

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 […]


Savory and Sweet at m.henry

Savory and Sweet at m.henry

April 29th, 2015

Hi everyone! Happy finals week! The school year is so close to being over that I can almost taste it. This will be my second to last blog post and I wanted to talk about one of my favorite things to talk about, food! Tried out a new restaurant this week located very close to […]


Ways To Pack

April 27th, 2015

Packing up your stuff isn’t always the easiest thing. I really hate it, and it’s always the most difficult thing for me. The best way for me to do it was to take my time. Get another person in the room with me and makes sure that it’s just not me in a silent room […]


Too Much Baggage

April 24th, 2015

As I’m packing up my room, I’m realizing that I have way too many things. I should have kept in mind that I would be leaving with more than I brought, a consequence of having classes a few blocks off of Michigan Avenue, unfortunately. I found that I had a lot of clothing items that […]