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Bubble Tea? Yes Please!

Bubble Tea? Yes Please!

March 21st, 2018

by Jessica Xi

If you’re looking for a food fad sweeping the world, look no further than Argyle – or maybe Chinatown. It’s bubble tea! Also known as boba or milk tea, this sweet treat is a blended drink of a million different types, kinds, and sizes. It was invented in Taiwan in the 1980s and has spread […]

Easy and Healthy Meals for the Busy College Student Part 2

Easy and Healthy Meals for the Busy College Student Part 2

March 20th, 2018

by Miguel Molina

Hey everybody, welcome back to the second edition of Easy and Healthy Eating for the Busy College Student. Let’s be real, eating on a budget is not easy. This is especially true for those who want healthier choices and variation. Before taking a gulp of that Red Bull (or other energy drink you have on […]

Explore Pakistan

Explore Pakistan

March 15th, 2018

by Husna Afzal

Loyola University Chicago’s Pakistani Students’ Association presents to you the third annual Explore Pakistan. With this year’s theme of “Jashn-e-Bahara,” we are celebrating the season of Spring, bursts of color, new blooms, and Pakistan. Join us in the celebration of Pakistani culture with Pakistani food, music, colorful decorations, and more! This event will have live […]

Defining the ‘Loyola Experience’

Defining the ‘Loyola Experience’

March 14th, 2018

by Christopher Le

Spring break was last week and for the first time this semester, I was able to relax and reflect on my great Loyola journey and realize that my undergraduate years was coming to an end, faster than what I wanted. Working in the Undergraduate Admissions Office has allowed me to meet high school students and […]

Explore Chicago CTA Edition: This is Argyle

Explore Chicago CTA Edition: This is Argyle

March 13th, 2018

by Miguel Molina

This is Argyle. Doors open on the left at Argyle. This is a red line train to Howard. Hey everyone, welcome back to the eighth installment of Explore Chicago CTA Edition! As always, I’m your blogger and happy eater, Miguel Molina! Today, we are going to be having some fun with both eats and treats […]

Do I Need to Know Chinese?

March 5th, 2018

by Jessica Xi

There’s a lot of questions when it comes to choosing a college, not to mention whether or not – and where – to study abroad. One of the things that I always hear is debating the language barrier. In Rome, you can get by just in English, although it isn’t very polite to your host […]

Roommates? What?

March 4th, 2018

by Jessica Xi

So, here in Beijing, we have a special program unlike the Rome Center – you have the option of having a Chinese student of the University of International Business and Economics as your roommate! Of course, you don’t have to, you can elect to have a fellow American student as your roommate, as long as […]

Technology and China Living

Technology and China Living

March 2nd, 2018

by Jessica Xi

I wrote an article a while ago about apps you’ll need for college life, such as Venmo and GroupMe. Well, you need a whole host of other ones to really do well in China. And, pro tip, but don’t come here with a Google phone. One of my friends has hers with and it’s a […]

Campus Diversity

Campus Diversity

March 1st, 2018

by Christopher Le

Many families and students ask if Loyola University is diverse and accepting of all people. In my opinion, there’s always room for improvement, but for now, students like myself work hard to make sure there is representation and respect for minority groups. As you all know, I am Vietnamese and I am a first-generation student […]

Food Feature: Hangzhou Xiao Chi

March 1st, 2018

by Jessica Xi

Last semester I told you all about my favorite restaurant in Rome, Osteria dell’Anima, with the pear pasta I dream about sometimes. Although it seems I eat out for every meal here in China, there haven’t been many times where I eat out downtown instead of around the campus, because unlike Rome, there are restaurants […]