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Price points are in effect

LAUREN IRWIN

October 3, 2012


Filed under Life & Times

One place you may not expect to see Renee Burgess, retail director of Loyola Dining Services, is roaming the aisles of local grocery and convenience stores. Sans basket or cart, Burgess studies price points at local food retailers to compare and adjust Sodexo food prices accordingly. "I've gone to Rite Aid, Rouses on T...

Big time music producer comes to get students “Inforumed”

Big time music producer comes to get students “Inforumed”

Maroon Staff

October 3, 2012


Filed under Life & Times, Music

On Monday, Oct. 1 at the weekly music industry forum the featured speaker was George Flanigen IV, the co- founder of Deaton-Flanigen Productions. Deaton- Flanigen Productions has been making music videos and the Monday night football intro video since 1989. Flanigen is nominated for a Country Music Award for ...

Puzzle solutions for Sept. 28 2012

Puzzle solutions for Sept. 28 2012

Maroon Staff

September 27, 2012


Filed under Features, Life & Times

Hungry like the Wolf

Hungry like the Wolf

CHERIE LEJEUNE

September 26, 2012


Filed under Life & Times

A walk of shame isn't as shameful anymore. Hooking up, based on conversations with several Loyola students, has become a common and accepted part of college. "I have no recollection of ever feeling any sort of shame resulting from that kind of situation," said Pat Testa, economics junior. "I've never r...

Freshmen Bars are getting scarce

Freshmen Bars are getting scarce

SHANNON DONALDSON

September 26, 2012


Filed under Life & Times

Every class at Loyola starts freshman year with a set group of bars that serve as a setting for some of their fondest memories. But dark times have fallen on the Uptown college bar scene. Freshmen watering hole staples such as Friar Tuck's, The Doors, The Frat House and most recently Fat Harry's have clo...

Uptown shops are affordable and chic

OLIVIA LUECKEMEYER

September 26, 2012


Filed under Life & Times

Shopping can be as stressful as studying for an exam for a college student. Let's face it, nothing is more painful than going to your favorite store and admiring all of the things you wish you had only to face the painful reality that nothing is in your price range. All hope is not lost - if you look ...

(legal) dorm room recipes

(legal) dorm room recipes

Precious Esie and Vannia Zelaya

September 20, 2012


Filed under Food, Life & Times

Let's face it-not all of us have immediate access to a kitchen. At Wolf Magazine, we recognize this and have compiled a few recipes that can be made in a residence hall without one. All ingredients can be found in The Market, dubbed "C-Store" by students. Not only will a microwave be the greatest ex...

Eating Against the Grain

Eating Against the Grain

Lexi Wangler

September 20, 2012


Filed under Food, Life & Times, Lifestyle

How often do you think about food? How often do you have to compartmentalize down to what snack, meal or alcoholic beverage you'll be having later? Will there even be something you can eat at a friend's house or a bar? For me, avoiding wheat has become second nature. I forget about it most of the ti...

Puzzle solutions for Sept. 21 2012

Puzzle solutions for Sept. 21 2012

Maroon Staff

September 20, 2012


Filed under Features, Life & Times

Let the Good Food Roll

Let the Good Food Roll

Kristen Himmelberg

September 20, 2012


Filed under Food

When mass communication junior Charley Whitman first saw Ruben's Taco Truck parked outside of The Palms Bar and Grill on Freret Street last year, he was a little skeptical. He thought it was just a little truck on the side of the road, but he went up and ordered some tacos anyway. After taking the f...

Burgers are coming to town

Burgers are coming to town

Lauren Irwin

September 19, 2012


Filed under Food, Life & Times

Forget fro-yo destinations and bars-turned-sushi places because Uptown has burgers on the brain. The all-American hamburger joint is trending in the 504 with multiple restaurants popping up recently. In a span of a 30-minute walk or 10-minute car ride, students can get their beef fix from restaurants t...

New students get cozy with their RAs

Cherie Lejeune

September 19, 2012


Filed under Features, Life & Times

Resident assistants aren't living alone anymore. They, like nearly every other resident of Loyola University's three dormitories, have taken on roommates this Fall. "I thought it was a joke," said Rachael White, music senior and Buddig RA. "We would always joke around with the idea of RAs having roo...

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