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Final Wolf of Loyno for the Year!

Final Wolf of Loyno for the Year!

May 9, 2017
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, Showcase

For our FINAL episode (with our current hosts: Dannielle Garcia & Cristina de Arcos), we brought on our BIGGEST fan, Papa Carl, to quiz him on his pop culture knowledge. We alsooo switched things around a bit and had our new hosts on the show, Jenna Mourad & Sophie Henry, to SCHOOL us on some...

Students might be getting enough sleep, study says

Students might be getting enough sleep, study says

Starlight Williams
May 8, 2017
Filed under Lifestyle, Loyola News Service, Showcase, Worldview

With the common belief that college students are sleep deprived, it’s no surprise that the crackling sounds of a jaw popping during a yawn and droopy eyelids are common fixtures on college campuses, especially during finals season. However, according to a UP by Jawbone study, students are averaging seven hours of sleep...

Pollster Frank Luntz cites anger as reason for Trump election in Loyola lecture

Pollster Frank Luntz cites anger as reason for Trump election in Loyola lecture

Nick Reimann
May 7, 2017
Filed under City, National, Politics, Showcase, Worldview

As President Donald Trump approached his well-publicized 100th day in office, Frank Luntz spoke at Loyola on issues the country faces with Trump as president and the difficulties in predicting his victory. The lecture, which was held in Roussel Hall on April 27, was the eighth installment in the Ed...

Loyola launches summer high school theology program

Loyola launches summer high school theology program

Colleen Dulle
May 6, 2017
Filed under Religion, Showcase

This summer, Loyola will be putting Pope Francis’ advice to care for creation into action through a new summer theology institute for high school students.The FaithActs Summer Theology Institute is a one-week program that will be held at Loyola from June 11 through June 16. The program will host...

Baseball loses in the final match of the regular season

Baseball loses in the final match of the regular season

Andres Fuentes
May 3, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

In their last series before the playoffs, the Wolf Pack team suffered a 11-1 beating versus Middle Georgia State University, adding to the previous two loses of the series. Freshman Nathan Law notched Loyola's only run of the game.Loyola suffered a 3-12 loss in Game 1 and a depressing 0-10 shutout, ma...

Women’s Golf team takes fifth in SSAC Championship

Women’s Golf team takes fifth in SSAC Championship

Andres Fuentes
May 3, 2017
Filed under Golf, Showcase, Sports

Shooting a 314 in the final day of play, the Loyola women's golf team secured the 5th place with a total of 949 at the SSAC Championship in Montgomery, AL.Play from the day before gave Loyola the fourth spot, but Brenau University came from behind and knocked the Wolf Pack down a spot. Ashley Rodgers led the ...

Graduating seniors reflect on NOLA

Graduating seniors reflect on NOLA

Davis Walden
May 2, 2017
Filed under Life & Times, Showcase

As seniors approach graduation, several have reflected on their college accomplishments and what they wish they would have experienced living in New Orleans. Amelia Seidel, English senior, said that she’s in no rush to check off every activity the city has to offer her. “There are tons of things...

Banks and Richards highlight SSAC Track & Field awards

Banks and Richards highlight SSAC Track & Field awards

Andres Fuentes
May 1, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Track & Field

In the annual event, the Loyola track and field team sported 17 athletes named to the All Conference teams at the SSAC Awards. Sophomore star, Leah Banks was selected First Team All-Conference with her 1:06,41 first place finish in the 400 meter hurdles. Freshman Jarrett Richard was named 2017 Fresh...

Student flow artists explain their moves

Student flow artists explain their moves

Caleb Beck
April 28, 2017
Filed under Leisure, Life & Times, Showcase

Loyola students are no strangers to expressive arts, but a lesser-known subculture found on campus are practitioners of movement-based flow arts. Under the umbrella of flow arts are all manner of skill-based techniques including hula-hooping, juggling, fire spinning and more. The common thread ...

Modern Slavery Research Project comes out with new data about human trafficking

Modern Slavery Research Project comes out with new data about human trafficking

Colleen Dulle and Haley Pegg
April 28, 2017
Filed under Crime, Loyola News Service, Multimedia, National, News, Showcase, State, Worldview

UPDATED: April 29, 2017 at 12:43 p.m. Nearly one in five homeless youths are victims of human trafficking. This statistic was among the new findings from Loyola University New Orleans’ Modern Slavery Research Project. Between February 2014 and June 2016, members of the project conducted a full study on ...

Loyola adds Braille signs to buildings on campus

Loyola adds Braille signs to buildings on campus

Dannielle Garcia
April 27, 2017
Filed under Loyola News Service, News, Showcase

Pointing her cane from side to side, Sophie Trist, English writing freshman, uses it to guide her around campus. “I was born with a condition called Frazier syndrome and basically what it is, is I was born with literally no eyes,” Trist said. However, she does not let her disability prohibit...

Wolf of Loyno S2 Ep. 11!

Wolf of Loyno S2 Ep. 11!

April 27, 2017
Filed under Audio, Multimedia, Showcase

This week we got ~jazzy~ and picked our Jazz Fest faves. This comprehensive guide includes what the best food is, some tips n trix that we've gathered over the years and our FAVE low key artists *Peep Papa Carl and his jazz fest flags*    

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