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Maroon Minute 05-03-17

Edwin Unzalu reports on a student ran concert at the House of Blues, Loyola's new chief diversity officer, and more!

Loyola: You’ve got them, now it’s your job to keep them

Loyola: You’ve got them, now it’s your job to keep them

For the first time since 2013, Loyola’s enrollment numbers aren’t looking so bleak. An email sent by the Rev. Kevin Wildes, S.J., on Wednesday, May 3, stated that ...

May 10, 2017No Comments

Loyola professors: take the time to correct your syllabus

May 3, 2017

Loyola students need to tune into their school’s issues

Loyola students need to tune into their school’s issues

April 24, 2017

Editorial: Seniors disappointed in lack of celebrations

April 7, 2017

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Wildes condemns Charlottesville attacks

Erin Snodgrass

On Tuesday afternoon, the Rev. Kevin Wildes, S.J., sent out an email to the Loyola community condemning the violent attacks by Neo-Nazis and white supremacists in Charlottesville ov...

August 15, 2017No Comments

Loyola cutting 60 positions from workforce

Loyola cutting 60 positions from workforce

July 7, 2017

Dziak prepares to return to Mission and Ministry

May 4, 2017

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Princeton Review ranks Loyola as a top university in the nation

Erin Snodgrass

Once again, Loyola ranks among the best colleges in the nation according to the Princeton Review.In its “The Best 382 Colleges: 2018 Edition,” which provides ...

August 16, 2017No Comments

Wildes condemns Charlottesville attacks

August 15, 2017

Loyola cutting 60 positions from workforce

Loyola cutting 60 positions from workforce

July 7, 2017

Loyola pledges to continue to address climate change

June 13, 2017

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Women’s basketball team hires Travis Ponton as new assistant coach

Women’s basketball team hires Travis Ponton as new assistant coach

Jc Canicosa

After clinching the Southern States Athletic Conference title and making a run in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics playoffs last year, the Loyola women's ba...

August 16, 2017No Comments

Daria Delfino keeps the Wolf Pack on par with the rest

Daria Delfino keeps the Wolf Pack on par with the rest

May 9, 2017

Tulane defensive end takes ballet lessons

May 5, 2017

Baseball loses in the final match of the regular season

Baseball loses in the final match of the regular season

May 3, 2017

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Events 8/19-8/24

Davis Walden

8/19 Moving ThroughPrice: General admission $20 advance/$25 day of show. $15 students/seniors/Contemporary Arts Center membersLocation: CAC Freeport McMoran Theatre at 8 p.m. Description: KM Dance Project presents Moving Thro...

August 16, 2017No Comments

  • Senior showcase celebrates artists May 7, 2017
  • Cancelled orchestra concert rescheduled May 6, 2017
  • Tulane defensive end takes ballet lessons May 5, 2017

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Excited for the total solar eclipse? Well, better go north to see it.

Nick Reimann

Students planning for a bright start to the new semester might find their first day a little dark when classes start on Aug. 21. That’s because the first day of class ...

August 15, 2017

French Quarter street performer suspected killer in 43-year-old cold case

August 11, 2017

Anxiety Management Workshop Posters Stress Students

May 8, 2017

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More than just a fashion statement

Victoria Hedin

Google defines style as a distinctive appearance that can be characteristic of a particular movement. In this way, style is one of the easiest ways to show support for a ...

April 27, 2017

A Guide to Advocacy

A Guide to Advocacy

April 22, 2017

What is resistance?

What is resistance?

April 19, 2017

SGA hosts Dance Marathon for Children’s Hospital New Orleans

SGA hosts Dance Marathon for Children’s Hospital New Orleans

March 30, 2017

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Students look forward to prayer and peace

Students look forward to prayer and peace

Caleb Beck

A number of Muslim students at Loyola are eagerly anticipating the lunar month of Ramadan, one of the key celebrations of Islamic faith.Practiced by over one billion Muslims, ...

May 8, 2017No Comments

Loyola launches summer high school theology program

Loyola launches summer high school theology program

May 6, 2017

Touro’s Jazz Fest Shabbat combines music, spirituality of the Big Easy

Touro’s Jazz Fest Shabbat combines music, spirituality of the Big Easy

May 4, 2017

Dziak prepares to return to Mission and Ministry

May 4, 2017

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Can the social justice movement use violence?
Opinion: Jesuit priest to leave Loyola

Opinion: Biology, not free enterprise, at fault for pay gap

BY WALTER E. BLOCKHere is a headline that recently appeared in the news: “More than 60 women consider suing Google, claiming sexism and a pay gap.” Sexism in labor economics consists of discriminating against one gender or the other (virtually always the distaff side). The free enterprise system is commonly blamed for this. In my view, it is entirely innocent of this charge. Why is it that women predom...

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...

Students might be getting enough sleep, study says

Students might be getting enough sleep, study says

Starlight Williams | May 8, 2017

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 during the week day, which falls in the National Sleep Foundation’s recomm...

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

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 the prevalence of human trafficking on homeless youth. Researchers partnered with Covenant H...

Green Wave defensive tackle make a run for the NFL

Green Wave defensive tackle make a run for the NFL

Caroline Gonzalez | April 27, 2017

Hard work and a desire to play are the two things that have carried Tanzel Smart through the past four years. Now, the defensive tackle from Tulane University uses those same qualities in his preparation for the NFL draft. Kevin Peoples, defensive line coach for the Green Wave, said that along with his work ethic, Smart is explosive and quick off the line, making him a playmaker for any defense. “The...

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