This past weekend, I drove from Chicago to Marquette, Michigan for my cousin’s wedding. No surprise, it was a blast. And even less of a surprise, my body still hurts from dancing for hours in …

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I had a rough weekend. So rough, in fact, that Sunday reminded me of a book I had read in elementary school: Judith Viorst’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.” But …

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The carpets are an ugly dark blue and many a substance have been spilled on them. The light in one of the bedrooms flickers for minutes at a time before fully turning on. The decor …

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When I first started thinking about how to approach this column, I had one rule: don’t make it too personal. I didn’t want my contributions to this paper — which serves countless different types of …

I said something to my mom the other day that didn’t please her. We were talking on the phone about my first week of classes, starting a new job and adjusting to a new schedule. …

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Loyola first-years, this column is entirely for you. Sophomores, juniors, seniors, you might not want to waste your time. First-years, as you’re getting used to college life, a Chicago pace, dining hall food and meeting …

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And just like that, we’re getting ready for school again, and I’m sitting in the newsroom again, scrambling to write this week’s article on deadline. After a summer studying abroad in France, I feel like …

Welp, here we are: The 51st edition of the Loyola Phoenix. Even scarier, here I am: The 51st editor-in-chief of the Loyola Phoenix — also known as the best student newspaper in the country, in …