It was August 2015. Hundreds of bright-eyed first-years — including me — were moving into Loyola. It’s a strange time for an 18-year-old. You’ve heard all your life, college is the best part of your …

This Tuesday — The Phoenix’s production night — was the first time I’ve been to class since the polar vortex last week.  With classes being canceled Wednesday and Thursday, and my expert scheduling giving me …

It’s freaking cold.  Loyola canceled classes for the first time since 2011.  Wind chills are forecasted to reach -55 °F.  But here we are, in our newsroom on a Tuesday night, working away at another …

From the Editor's Desk

Every week, I get about 400 words on the second page of the paper to say what I want.  Now, I love this job and the platform it provides me, but it’s often more difficult …

From the Editor's Desk

Welcome back to campus Ramblers. Here we are at second semester, my last semester at Loyola.  It’s weird I’m almost done with my four years at Loyola and at The Phoenix.  This semester comes with …

From the Editor's Desk

The PHOENIX published an article Dec. 6 titled “Religious Holidays Aren’t Represented Equally on Campus.” The story included interviews with members of Loyola’s Muslim and Hindu communities, who expressed desire to have more celebration for …

From the Editor's Desk

I was hoping I would never have to write a letter of this nature. But just as we work to hold others accountable, we must do the same for ourselves in the newsroom. Recently, it …

From the Editor's Desk

Hi, everyone. My name is Julie Whitehair and I will be leading The PHOENIX this year as editor-in-chief. From political protests to Loyola features, I’ve covered a lot of ground in my two years spent …