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Crafting Cocktails with Roberto Prego

Crafting Cocktails with Roberto Prego

CARL HARRISON

November 14, 2012


Filed under Life & Times

With mixing late nights at work, early morning classes, schoolwork and social lives, student bartenders have a lot on their shelves. Physics senior Roberto Prego is a bartender at the Columns Hotel. Prego enjoys the social interactions that come with his job but admits it's easy to get shaken up by the responsibil...

Nine Ways to (possibly) Relieve a Hangover

KRISTEN HIMMELBERG

November 14, 2012


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Maybe you had a few too many beers at a frat party, or got carried away by free drinks at ladies night. Or maybe you were over-excited by your favorite sports team winning a game and celebrated with one too many shots. Either way, you've just woken up with an agonizing hangover and feel like you'll ne...

Nightlife Under 21

VANNIA ZELAYA

November 14, 2012


Filed under Film, Life & Times, Music

Life's a party in New Orleans, and one of the few things that might stop you from being a part of it is being under 21. Whether for legal reasons or because you simply want to take a break from the party scene, here are a few options without age limits. Loyola Late Nights For some students, going out ...

Going Underground

KARIN CURLEY

November 14, 2012


Filed under Food, Life & Times

The lighting is dim; décor made of artfully bound sticks hangs from the ceiling. People cluster around low couches and tables. Candles flicker, and someone in black slacks and a crisp white button-up glides around, picking up empty glasses. A woman with red lipstick leans toward a man wearing a thin...

Games on Tap

GARRETT GALUSZKA

November 14, 2012


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DIZZY BAT It's a combination of both America's favor- ite pastime and one of America's favorite drinks. You will need a bat (preferably a Wiffle Ball bat to decrease likelihood of chipped teeth and trips to the hospital), beer and a few friends. Cut off the top of the Wiffle Ball bat and pour a bee...

Puzzle Solutions for November 9, 2012

Puzzle Solutions for November 9, 2012

Maroon Staff

November 8, 2012


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Students feast with friends for holiday

Students feast with friends for holiday

LAUREN IRWIN and LAUREN IRWIN

November 7, 2012


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Last year, Claire Witkewicz, accounting senior, carved a Popeye's fried turkey for six of her closest friends for her first "Friend's Thanksgiving." "I went to Popeye's to pick up the turkey and when I came home, my friends had already prepared all the side dishes," Witkewicz said. Like many out-of...

“WhatShouldLoynoCallMe” Tumblr becomes a hit at Loyola

CHERIE LEJEUNE

November 7, 2012


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During finals week of the Spring 2012 semester, one Loyola University student created a Tumblr page that got over 80,000 hits in four days. Titled ...

Loyola students start a volunteer orchestra in New Orleans

Loyola students start a volunteer orchestra in New Orleans

SHANNON DONALDSON

November 7, 2012


Filed under Life & Times, Music

If you thought a Facebook message couldn't change your life, think again. This past March, music education senior Chris Bergeron asked his fellow music education major, current sophomore Joseph Cieslak, if he'd like to start the New Orleans Volunteer Orchestra (NOVO) at Loyola. "I thought it was a lit...

Loyola Theatre presents: “Blithe Spirit”

Loyola Theatre presents: “Blithe Spirit”

November 7, 2012


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Theatre sophomore Kali Russell as Elvira and theatre communications sophomore Logan Faust as Charles Condomine at a dress rehersal for Loyola University's production of Noel Coward's comedy "Blithe Spirit." The comedy is about an author, Charles Condomine, who is haunted by his deceased first wife El...

Puzzles Solutions for Nov. 2, 2012

Puzzles Solutions for Nov. 2, 2012

Maroon Staff

November 1, 2012


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Forty scholarships donated to music industry program

SAM THOMAS

October 31, 2012


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Christmas came early for music industry majors during the Oct 1. Music Industry Forum. George Flanigen IV, an internationally acclaimed music video producer and the chair of the Board of Trustees for the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, came and donated 40 scholarships for one-year me...

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