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The term “hacker” may conjure up images of black-clad, computer-obsessed criminals, shrouded in darkness. They might be hunched over keyboards and let out shrill cackles every time they break into a computerized bank account or …

Campus

Beware of dragons around Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus Oct. 24, because that’s the first task in the Triwizard Tournament. The dragons might just be dressed-up students who spray water instead of fire to distract participants, …

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Death beneath Madonna della Strada Chapel is just another part of life on the lake. For more than 20 years, around Halloween, Father Jerry Overbeck, S.J., has taken students from the sun-kissed shores of Lake …

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Getting blown down Sheridan Road by bitter lakefront winds tells me two things: I better invest in more warm clothing, and it’s time to pick apples. I’ve gone apple picking in Wisconsin every fall for …

Chicago-2015

Names that would eventually bear meaning flew past me my first several weeks at Loyola as I acclimated to the hurricane of Loyola-centric vocabulary. Garanzini? Damen? Water Tower…like, for storing water? Just like learning Loyola’s …

Breaking

Original article by Loyola Student Dispatch Staff Loyola broke the top 100 schools listed on the U.S News & World Report college rankings for the first time in school history, ranking at No. 99, the …

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Bouncing and stretching in the warm, late-summer air, the last thought a runner wants to have before adrenaline takes them through the city is, “What’s the best way to do this?” Hesitation can kill a …

Closer Look

Move over, mom and dad, resident assistants are in charge now. RAs are the first level of authority for students living on campus. They are more than just individuals who set volume limits for stereos …