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JC’s Declassified School Survival Guide: meal plans

JC’s Declassified School Survival Guide: meal plans

Jc Canicosa

October 6, 2018


Filed under Food, Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

In a university full of SoundCloud rappers, eccentric professors and school budget cuts, JC Canicosa— that's me—and the Wolf try to do the impossible: create a guide that will help you survive Loyola.*cue theme song*We've finally reached the halfway point this semester at Loyola, which pr...

Horror-scopes for October

Horror-scopes for October

Kaelyn Johnson

October 5, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

Monthly Horoscope: October   Hold on tight guys and gals. This spooky October new moon is gonna be a tough one.   On Monday, Oct. 8, at 8:46 p.m. PST, the new moon will be in Libra. The new moon in Libra is a bit of a paradox. On the one hand, when the sun and moon rendezvous...

D&D Creations assures that Mardi Gras fashion goes off seamlessly

D&D Creations assures that Mardi Gras fashion goes off seamlessly

Andres Fuentes

October 2, 2018


Filed under Features, Life & Times, Lifestyle, Showcase

Mardi Gras fashion is a delight to the senses, but with all the preparation and planning going on, the smaller details can be missed. The shining sequences, the colorful plumes, the extravagant headdresses and the time it takes to design and make the clothes used by the krewes can be lost amongs...

Andrew Harper is bugging about his senior thesis

Andrew Harper is bugging about his senior thesis

Tess Rowland

September 20, 2018


Filed under Life & Times, Lifestyle, Showcase

From the New Orleans Museum of Art to amusement rides, there is an array of attractions for an avid fan of City Park. But for one Loyola senior, it's not the paddle boats or the train ride that draws his interest; it's long, winged insects. Andrew Harper, environmental science senior, will host a...

Meet the Tulane & Loyola skateboarders

Meet the Tulane & Loyola skateboarders

Kaylie Saidin

September 15, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Multimedia, Photography, Showcase, The Wolf

In every urban city, skaters and skateboard culture can be found. Despite New Orleans’ decrepit roads and bountiful potholes, the members of the community still find a way to do what they love. Anyone who's been to Loyola or Tulane’s campus has seen the skateboarders near the infamous “wall...

The Wolf horoscopes for the soul

The Wolf horoscopes for the soul

Osama Ayyad

September 14, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

Leo (July 22 – Aug. 23) You may question your natural “joie de vivre” and self-confidence as you approach this new chapter in your life, don’t. It’s okay to shut out people if they are too much for you. Stay away from confining spaces, wet weather and embrace the Louis...

Westboro Baptist Church protest throwback

Westboro Baptist Church protest throwback

Jacob Meyer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase, The Wolf

  June 28 is not a date which will live in infamy. No, for those of us in the Loyola community, it is a date which we remember fondly as having welcomed those who purport to bring news of our damnation with open arms so that we could smother them with a message of love and acceptance for all. ...

Which Uptown bar is your perfect tinder match?

Which Uptown bar is your perfect tinder match?

Madison Mcloughlin and Kaylie Saidin

September 12, 2018


Filed under Food, Lifestyle, Nightlife, Showcase, The Wolf

College may be a time for studying, but it’s also a time for making memories...or nights you won't remember. Uptown New Orleans offers a wide selection of bars for students to enjoy themselves in. So grab your gang and swipe right on the bar that suits your mood!    

Short Fiction: Inspiration

Short Fiction: Inspiration

Madison Mcloughlin

August 31, 2018


Filed under Lifestyle, Showcase

I started lacing up my overused, black converse. Despite being torn and worn, these converse were my favorite pair of shoes. They were reliable, and I liked reliable. Not a lot of other things in my life were very reliable at the moment, but I knew I could always count on the worn down, holey soles to...

Emo Night NOLA promotes inclusive atmosphere for locals

Emo Night NOLA promotes inclusive  atmosphere for locals

Catie Sanders

August 31, 2018


Filed under Life & Times, Lifestyle, Music, Nightlife, Photography, Showcase

Emo Night NOLA has brought a new meaning to the teenage rallying cry of “it’s not just a phase, mom!” Inspired by his personal connection to the genre, Christopher Folse, public events director at Republic NOLA, wanted people to rediscover the soundtrack of their teenage years throu...

Column: Greek life member advises on Panhellenic recruitment

Column: Greek life member advises on Panhellenic recruitment

Tess Rowland

August 25, 2018


Filed under Greek Life, Life & Times, Lifestyle, Showcase

For women looking to join a sorority, it can be the most wonderful time of the year, or the most nerve-racking three days of your life. Yet, all the pain is quickly erased when you run home to your new sisters on bid day.Greek Life gets a bad reputation at most state schools, and I myself was hesitant ...

Loyola performers share what it’s like to manage careers with studies

Loyola performers share what it’s like to manage careers with studies

Vanessa Alvarado

April 13, 2018


Filed under Features, Lifestyle, Music, Showcase, The Wolf

Derek Taylor and Skylar Allen are two student performers making a name for themselves, both as separate artists and collaborators, outside the Loyola sphere. Growing up on different sides of the country, the friends met at Loyola and have quickly made their own fan bases and gotten a taste of what i...

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