The Maroon

Volleyball hits the road again

Volleyball hits the road again

Rosha'E Gibson

September 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

The Loyola volleyball season is officially underway. The team finished 3-1 this past weekend in the Dillard Invitational. The team’s first home matchup will not be until Sept. 21 versus Bethel University, which means the team will play for almost another month on the road. Despite this, Anne Cath...

Work study renewals caused campus confusion

Work study renewals caused campus confusion

Jc Canicosa

September 3, 2018


Filed under Administration, Finance, News, Showcase

When music education junior Hank Hendrix returned to the Whelan Children's Center for his first shift of the fall semester, the center informed Hendrix that they did not have him on file. This directed a confused Hendrix to a multitude of different Loyola offices in search for an answer to what happened...

Wolf Pack place three runners top 10 in first cross country meet

Wolf Pack place three runners top 10 in first cross country meet

Samuel Kahn

September 2, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Showcase, Sports

Loyola's cross country team headed to Thibodaux Saturday Sept. 1, opening their 2018 season at the Nicholls Cross Country Invitational hosted by Nicholls State University. Among the Wolf Pack, three runners, two men and one woman, finished in the top-ten of their races.Psychology sophomore Hayden Ri...

Gulf Coast prepares for looming tropical storm

Gulf Coast prepares for looming tropical storm

Sam Lucio

September 2, 2018


Filed under City, Showcase, State, Worldview

As of this afternoon, the National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Potential Tropical Storm Seven. Tropical storm conditions are possible along the Gulf Coast from Tuesday night all the way through Wednesday. “I am in constant contact with all of our City agencies to ensure that they...

Letter: Dear Loyola Community

Letter: Dear Loyola Community

Tania Tetlow

September 2, 2018


Filed under Letters to Editor, Op/Ed, Showcase

Author’s note: The editors of The Maroon invited me to share thoughts on the beginning of my presidency, which allows me a welcome opportunity to process an intense two weeks. Dear Loyola community, Like many of our incoming students, I have spent time this past week simply finding my way ar...

Opinion: I am a frustrated junior at Loyola

Opinion: I am a frustrated junior at Loyola

Lily Cummings

September 2, 2018


Filed under Op/Ed, Opinions, Showcase

I came back as a junior to Loyola a little frustrated, so I wrote a letter on my Facebook page: Dear Loyola University New Orleans, I’m confused. No, not about any of my classes. I’m confused as to why several friends have lost their federal work study and are getting fired from jobs they’ve...

Tulane Blue Line replaces Loyola’s shuttle service

Tulane Blue Line replaces Loyola’s shuttle service

Anum Siddiqui

September 1, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This fall semester, Loyola students are skipping the maroon and gold for Tulane University's Blue Line shuttle system.Loyola's van shuttle system has been discontinued and replaced by Tulane's shuttle system that will now serve Loyola students and faculty. The shuttle provides access to the West Road...

New hemp store hopes to help people with pain and opioid addiction

New hemp store hopes to help people with pain and opioid addiction

Haileigh Pellerano

September 1, 2018


Filed under City, Showcase, Worldview

A drug store on Magazine Street offers people suffering from opioid addiction, as well as other ailments, relief from their symptoms amid the growing opioid crisis.According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, in 2017, 115 people died to opioids such as heroin, and its much stronger synthetic cousin fe...

Seiter shows devotion on and off the field

Seiter shows devotion on and off the field

Cody Downey

September 1, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

For many fans, sports could be considered a religion. Though Charlie Seiter does have a love for baseball, he also plays in the field of a higher power. Seiter, business management senior, joined the Wolf Pack in 2015 as a part of the baseball team filling the position of outfielder throughout his...

Loyola named Champion of Character Five Star Award Winner

Loyola named Champion of Character Five Star Award Winner

Andrew Lang

August 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Loyola was named as one of the Champions of Character Five Star Award Winners Aug. 30 by the National Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for the tenth year in a row.Schools can finish in three categories of the winners depending on well they score in an assessment that scores based on five cate...

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...

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