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Globally Local: Loyola fraternity plans vigil for Palestine

Loyola University Chicago's Theta Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha is hosting a vigil for the lives lost in Palestine in collaboration with Loyola's Students...

Inside look at the adjunct struggle

Being an adjunct is hard. Unfair wages, few benefits, and little job security leaves many questioning their career choice. We talked to an adjunct...

How Chicago’s Homeless Handle Cold Days

By Israa Alzamli Homeless people everywhere face challenges every day.  But the homeless in Chicago face a distinct challenge: cold weather. Chicago’s notorious cold makes living on...

Loyola Medicine Purchases Local Hospital

By Israa Alzamli Loyola Medicine's recent purchase of a local hospital has left some Berwyn residents unhappy. MacNeal Hospital, Berwyn’s largest source of property-tax revenue, will...

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An Interview With a Rogers Park Social Worker: How Chicago’s Vulnerable Are Kept Safe...

By: William Brady Jaclyn Story is a 25-year-old social worker from Rogers Park. She is a Loyola University Chicago alumni with a masters in social...

“Black Out Day”: Loyola students zoom out of classes and tune into BLM–An Interview...

By: Ananya Chandhok  They marched in 1963, whether or not their community stood shoulder to shoulder with them. They marched again in 2009, even when...

Loyola Student-Athlete Explains The Challenges of Playing Sports During Pandemic

By: Jimmy Lynch  Finding the motivation to play college sports when there are no games on the schedule for the foreseeable future might sound hard,...

Breaking the Status Quo: A Plan of Action to Eradicate Racism in Sorority Culture

By: Kamdyn Rhodes (a member of Kappa Delta) Loyola’s Kappa Delta Theta Upsilon Sorority works to eliminate racism and prejudice within sorority culture in light...

Rogers Park Branch: A Look at Library Operations Amidst COVID-19 Pandemic

By: Bina Wilens Flashback to March, a time of worldwide panic and uncertainty. Within our city of Chicago, the normally bustling streets became increasingly isolated...