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What do a car, life-size castle and human skull have in common? They’re all objects that have been created by 3-D printers. Additive manufacturing, more commonly known as 3-D printing, is the process of creating …

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BY AMANDA MCDONALD amcdonald3@luc.edu It’s a warm Wednesday night on the fourth floor of the Richard J. Klarchek Information Commons. Space fills up steadily and colorful mats cover the ground. Mahea Schuman, a senior health …

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We have something in common, but it’s not what you think. If you take a look at the map of shops above, you will probably think I drink more coffee than the average student, and …

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Despite this year’s relatively warm winter, sometimes it feels like spring will never return to Chicago. But spring break is around the corner, and students are getting ready to relax. Some students already have plans, …

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BY MADISON FREEMAN It’s that time again. It’s apartment hunting season, and it won’t be easy for those who are ill-prepared. At the start of second semester, a thought lingers in the back of students’ …

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College drinking isn’t a new trend. Underage drinking has plagued college campuses for as long as universities have been in the United States, and the amount of drinking is no different at Loyola. Loyola may …

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Was it love at first swipe? Definitely not. But with everything I had heard about Tinder, I wasn’t expecting it to be. Tinder, an immensely popular dating app, has become something of a cultural phenomenon. …

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The best part about Whitney Cross’ job is her job. Even after more than one hour of phone conversation with the 2014 Loyola graduate, who was in her Chicago office while I laid in my …