The Maroon

Editorial: Seniors should donate to the University Counseling Center

Gage Counts, [email protected]

March 9, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Op/Ed

A longstanding tradition is to have the graduating class of seniors come together to make a donation to Loyola as their way of leaving a legacy. Senior gifts in the past have included the Faith in the Future Scholarship from the...

Editorial: SGA consistently under performs

Gage Counts, [email protected]

February 26, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Op/Ed

The primary function of a student government is to act as a bullhorn for the student body and amplify their voice so people who have the power to change things, do. This doesn’t happen with Loyola’s Student Government Asso...

Editorial: Celebrate Mardi Gras the right way

Gage Counts, [email protected]

February 18, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Op/Ed

Perhaps the most exciting time for college students in the New Orleans area is Mardi Gras, the couple of weeks where binge drinking and overeating king cake is socially acceptable – and sometimes encouraged. There are many...

Editorial: Try confidence in the future

Gage Counts, [email protected]

January 28, 2016

Filed under Editorial, Op/Ed

In a move surprising many, the faculty senate voted “no confidence” in the Rev. Kevin Wildes, S.J., university president, expressing their lack of trust in him as the leader of Loyola University. This drama has been unfolding...

Editorial: We need discussion, not intimidation

Gage Counts, [email protected]

November 23, 2015

Filed under Editorial, Op/Ed

The anti-racism protests sweeping college campuses around the nation — and the coverage of them — are very important to think about because they reveal so much about the state of higher education today. For those who might...

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