So, here it is. The last issue of Volume 50 of The Phoenix. My last issue as editor-in-chief of this great student newspaper. This has been an incredible job. I don’t think I’ll ever have …

Special Issue

Community service, marijuana intervention sessions, essays and parental notification all possibilities.  In May 2016, a male Loyola student was caught smoking weed with two friends in a dorm room. Two years later, a female student …

News

A Loyola student said he was sexually assaulted and possibly drugged off campus last fall — and ever since he has struggled with alcohol, keeping friendships, staying in school and a sense of isolation. But …

Last April when I was hired as the editor-in-chief of The Phoenix, I realized I’d be in charge for the paper’s 50th year.  That seemed like a lot of pressure: Taking charge of this storied …

From the Editor's Desk

The Phoenix is entirely student-run, except we do get some support from Loyola faculty.  One of those supporters is School of Communication Student Media Manager Ralph Braseth.  Ralph assists with the production of student publications, …

From the Editor's Desk

Typically, this column is used to highlight the work of a reporter or editor on The Phoenix who’s published a hard-hitting article.  This week, I’d like to highlight two of our behind the scenes staff …

From the Editor's Desk

Oof. It’s amazing how the process of putting together The Phoenix always takes longer after we’ve had a week off. I’m writing this column after midnight on our Tuesday production night. This paper will be …

News

The issue of sexual violence on Loyola students is more pervasive than they might realize, documents obtained by The Phoenix show. The documents, which were sent to the Illinois attorney general in accordance with the …