Ask Amy

Hi Amy, I’m a freshman at Loyola this year and it’s the first time I’ve ever had a roommate. I thought your college roommate was supposed to be your best friend, but we never really …

Opinion

Embarking on my first experience living in Europe (for more than a few tourism-laced weeks) left me feeling uneasy about plunging into an entirely new culture. The thought of being an unwanted visitor crawled under …

Staff Editorial

This fall, Loyola’s private police force became the latest example of police departments across the country in equipping its officers with body-worn cameras designed to increase transparency and accountability.  But despite its apparent effort to …

Opinion

It’s still difficult to imagine the time when the Democratic Party dominated Southern politics. Figures who were raised in the tradition of Confederate statesmen came to dominate Southern politics, and these Democrats, or “Dixiecrats,” were …

Ask Amy

Dear students, My name is Amy — not really, but this is what you will know me as — and I am very excited to become part of The Phoenix and Loyola communities. I am …

Staff Editorial

On Aug. 25, America said goodbye to Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.). The country reflected on his trials and triumphs, commending him for his valor during the war in Vietnam and years of service in Congress. …

Staff Editorial

President Donald Trump’s rallies often become arenas to berate and boo “the enemy of the people”; journalists are being detained and killed all over the world and the words “fake news” have become such cliche …

Opinion

I first heard about him when I started working there last August. It began with a story, whispered just after he left the room. “Dude, you’ll never believe what he did to this girl at …