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Maroon Minute for April 25, 2017

In today's Maroon Minute, Ryan Micklin reports on the senior one-acts festival, a new head coach for Loyola athletics, and more!

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Loyola students need to tune into their school’s issues

Seán Brennan

There’s some good news for the Loyola student body coming out of the recent Student Government Association elections: a voter turnout almost triple that of 2016.This year, 739...

April 24, 2017No Comments

Editorial: Seniors disappointed in lack of celebrations

April 7, 2017

Editorial: A message from The Maroon to SGA

Editorial: A message from The Maroon to SGA

April 1, 2017

Editorial: Don’t make the “T” in LGBT invisible

Editorial: Don’t make the “T” in LGBT invisible

March 27, 2017

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University faculty gives Manganaro a vote of confidence

University faculty gives Manganaro a vote of confidence

Akilah Morris

Several faculty and staff members have joined together to thank Marc Manganaro for his years of leadership as provost at Loyola.Early in the semester, former provost Marc Mang...

April 5, 2017No Comments

Interim provost announced

Interim provost announced

March 28, 2017

Loyola quietly develops transgender resources

Loyola quietly develops transgender resources

March 26, 2017

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Free books offered future freshmen

Lily Cummings

Next fall, incoming freshmen will have the opportunity to receive free textbooks. The first 400 students who sign up for a “college readiness conversation” with a me...

April 21, 2017No Comments

Fourth wave feminism marks new chapter in equality

Fourth wave feminism marks new chapter in equality

April 21, 2017

Loyola gets green for Earth Week

Loyola gets green for Earth Week

April 20, 2017

Loyola alumnus reaches for Pulitzer prize

Loyola alumnus reaches for Pulitzer prize

April 20, 2017

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Baseball team sweeps Brewton-Parker

Baseball team sweeps Brewton-Parker

Andres Fuentes

The Loyola baseball team takes out the brooms as they close out the Brewton-Parker series with a seat in the SSAC playoffs. With wins in the first two games, the Wolf Pack...

April 18, 2017No Comments

Track star Leah Banks finishes seventh in South Alabama Invitational

Track star Leah Banks finishes seventh in South Alabama Invitational

April 18, 2017

Tennis drops regular season finale but makes the playoffs

Tennis drops regular season finale but makes the playoffs

April 18, 2017

Kellie Kennedy named LSWA Coach of the Year

Kellie Kennedy named LSWA Coach of the Year

April 18, 2017

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Design class creates poster book project for young local students

Design class creates poster book project for young local students

Davis Walden

Loyola’s design department wrapped up a collaboration with the International School of Louisiana students by producing a poster book series.Fifth graders at ISL wrote a series of essays about “Fever 1793,R...

April 8, 2017No Comments

  • Loyola rap duo finish new project April 8, 2017
  • Iron chef interview April 7, 2017
  • Southern Rep takes a chance with Sweet Bird March 31, 2017

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New Orleans fights with immigration enforcement policy

New Orleans fights with immigration enforcement policy

Alliciyia George

New Orleans joined with 36 other cities and counties to fight against Trump’s executive order to withhold federal funding to places that do not comply with his administration’s im...

April 10, 2017

Students, faculty write to their senators at community action event

Students, faculty write to their senators at community action event

April 7, 2017

Chief Judge honors late federal Judge Robert A. Ainsworth Jr.

Chief Judge honors late federal Judge Robert A. Ainsworth Jr.

April 6, 2017

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Opinion: Students engage in a civil debate on abortion

Opinion: Sports Complex renovations were poorly executed

For long-time patrons and students of the Loyola Sports Complex, it had been a long pondered pipe-dream: A remodel of Loyola’s weight room located on the 5th floor of the Sports Complex.Always very homey, if not roomy, our weight room had an old school charm like something out of a Rocky movie. No glam — just sweat and self-determination. But could it be better? Most definitely.Better, it t...

Opinion: Horror movies represent real social fear, progress

If you look through the history of horror movies, you will see each generation has unique, different films that clearly represent them.From the fears of the Cold War to the introduction of torture films, the horror genre has been a means for progressive commentary on trending fears, and while scary movies have had their fair share of setbacks — such as “the black guy always dies first&...

Opinion: Join the March for Science

I grew up under a totalitarian communist regime in Poland. This is where I learned that if you are not interested in politics, politics will eventually find a way to get to you.Back then, it was sometimes extreme. Decisions made by politicians affected our daily lives. I remember the food shortages when decisions were made to “export” food to the Soviet Union. With that kind of experience, I see ...

Iron chef interview

Iron chef interview

Kameron Hay, Loyola News Service Reporter | April 7, 2017

https://vimeo.com/212308808

Leah Banks makes a run at history

Taylor Ford | April 7, 2017

One young track and field athlete is tearing up the field at a historic rate. Leah Banks, mass communication sophomore runner, has separated herself from her teammates throughout this year’s track season and is on her way to becoming one of the most accomplished athletes in the program’s history. Banks is coming off an impressive performance at the Falcon Track Classic, where she was not...

Confederate monuments to come down in May

Confederate monuments to come down in May

Lester Duhe | March 30, 2017

In just two months, the city of New Orleans plans to remove four Civil War-era Confederate monuments. This comes after U.S. District Court Judge Carl Barbier and the 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled in favor of the city to taking the confederate monuments down. Even after the recent appeals court ruling, representatives from both sides of the issue, Take ‘Em Down NOLA and the Monumental...

Since 1923 • For a greater Loyola
Since 1923 • For a greater Loyola