The Maroon

BRIEF: New Maroon editor in chief selected

April 27, 2011


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Masako Melissa Hirsch has been elected as the new editor-in-chief of The Maroon for the fall 2011 semester. Hirsch is a mass communication senior and vice president of Kappa Tau Alpha, the mass communication honors fraternity. "I'm really looking forward to taking the groundwork laid out by this year...

BRIEF: Signing up a requirement to attend senior crawfish boil****

April 27, 2011


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Graduation is approaching and Loyola Alumni Association will be hosting the annual Senior Crawfish Boil on May 13 from 11:30 to 2:30 p.m in the West Road garage. Students can sign up May 9 and 10 at a table in the Danna Center from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Students can also pick up wristbands at the crawfish ...

Goal of TEACH meetings is to raise number of graduates

Goal of TEACH meetings is to raise number of graduates

Sam Winstrom

April 14, 2011


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  Despite the rising unemployment rate, the U.S. government is setting out to show that teachers are still a hot commodity. On April 8, U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan took the stage in Roussell Hall along with a panel of athletes, experts and educators to promote the Teacher Education A...

Morin elected SGA president

Morin elected SGA president

SABLE LEFRERE

April 14, 2011


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  The anticipation for the results of the Student Government Association elections is over.  Shouts, applause and even shocked looks filled the Danna Center as Carissa Marston, SGA commissioner of elections and biology sophomore, announced the new members of the SGA after the votes were cast Apr...

BRIEF: Female breaks into Freret Street store

April 13, 2011


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On April 8 at 7:45 a.m., a female entered a business on the 5300 block of Freret Street with the intention of robbery. The female was wearing a bandana covering her face and holding a firearm. The woman demanded money from the cashier. After receiving the cash, the suspect fled and was not apprehend...

BRIEF: Robbery takes place on General Taylor Street

April 13, 2011


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On April 10 at 12:30 a.m., two people were robbed on the 1400 block of General Taylor Street. The two victims were outside when two females approached them asking to use a phone. The two women claimed that two unknown males were harassing them. When the first victim went to her home, the two women gra...

SGA to address litter problem on campus

JAMIE FUTRAL

April 13, 2011


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As cigarette butts continue to collect in the Peace Quad, more students are complaining to Student Government Association. In the March 23 SGA meeting, it was brought to the organization's attention by Dustin Lindberg, SGA senator, that students were becoming frustrated with the amount of cigarette...

Room draw leaves some dissatisfied

Room draw leaves some dissatisfied

KRISTEN FRANCIS

April 13, 2011


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Residential Life revamped the room draw process for spring 2011, but not all students appreciated the change. Loyola students placed their requests, and went through the process of getting into their room of choice or "squatting" for the room they currently have. For many students this has been a sm...

BRIEF: Bateman team to compete in finals

April 13, 2011


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Loyola's Bateman Team was selected as a finalist to compete at the national PRSSA competition in New York City. They, along with two other university's teams, will submit a campaign at the national competition that promotes financial literacy for their client, Ally Financial. Every year, the Batema...

French Honor Society raises funds for school in Haiti

VANNIA ZELAYA

April 13, 2011


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Besides following French traditions, such as sticking paper fishes on people's back for April Fool's day, the French Honor Society at Loyola is also seeking to raise funds to build a school in Haiti. Under the leadership of new President Yvonne Cappel-Vickery, Loyola's Theta Tau chapter was recently ...

BRIEF: Angie Hernandez named new Wolf editor in chief

April 13, 2011


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Angie Hernandez, mass communication junior, will be editor in chief for Wolf Magazine for 2011-2012. "I'm really proud of the job we did, and I'm really excited to see how Angie carries it on next year," said Melanie Ziems, Wolf Magazine's current associate editor. "I'm really excited to be taking ove...

Morin elected SGA president

Morin elected SGA president

SABLE LEFRERE

April 13, 2011


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The anticipation for the results of the Student Government Association elections is over. Shouts, applause and even shocked looks filled the Danna Center as Carissa Marston, SGA commissioner of elections and biology sophomore, announced the new members of the SGA after the votes were cast April 8. ...

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