Events

During the bleak, cold winter, Darlene Hoftsra parts ways with her garden, relying on other creative outlets to fulfill her love for the outdoors. “This is my winter garden,” she said while laughing. “My [business] …

Student Life

Caught in the whirlwind of the first month of classes, students often forget to savor the last few weeks of gorgeous Chicago weather.  Whether it’s an outing with friends or a break between classes, these …

Student Life

From hours spent swiping between photos trying to decide which picture portrays the best angle to countless filters and cropping techniques, some people are willing to go to extremes to get the perfect Instagram post. …

ReRuns

It’s the best time of year — pumpkin spice flavoring has re-entered coffee shops and my friend and I have fallen back into our seasonal obsession with “Gilmore Girls.” It’s our way of fully embracing …

Student Life

More relevant than ever is the burning question posed in Macklemore’s 2012 hit “Thrift Shop”: “Hey, Macklemore. Can we go thrift shopping?” Loyola students find their desire to shop sustainably often clashes with the harsh …

Film & TV

Netflix’s latest dark comedy “Do Revenge” is a high school flick that’s actually interesting to watch. With plenty of twists and turns and complicated protagonists, this film will leave viewers shocked and satisfied by the …

Music

Joe Keery’s fast-rising music persona, Djo, keeps getting stranger with his sophomore release, “DECIDE.”  “DECIDE” is full of psychedelic influence, but it verges more heavily into electronic territory than Djo’s previous work. Keery’s playful use …

Food

Blenders whirring. Keychains jangling. Pompoms rustling. These were the sounds of the grand opening of Taiwanese bubble tea chain Gong cha’s first Chicago location. The quali-tea chain opened by Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus at 1139 …