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Loyola alumni joins NBA

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Gabrielle Korein
Myles Burns dribbles the ball against Benedictine University at Mesa at Devlin Fieldhouse on March 11, 2022. Burns ranks second in school history in points and rebounds.

One Loyola alumni was recently drafted into the National Basketball Association.

Myles Burns was a member of Loyola’s National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics championship team in the 2021-22 season. During this season, Burns also won the Most Valuable Player award by the NAIA.

Burns spent his last season playing at the University of Mississippi.

Over the summer, Burns was added to the Dallas Mavericks’ summer league roster.

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Gabrielle Korein, Photo Editor
Gabrielle Korein is a Mass Communication senior who is passionate about writing, photography, and videography. Gabrielle has spent over 7 years as a freelance photographer. This experience has enabled them to excel as Photo Editor for The Maroon. In addition to their responsibilities at The Maroon, Gabrielle also owns and operates their own freelance photography and styling company. Gabrielle has also worked as a Communications Intern at PFLAG New Orleans, the US' largest and oldest LGBTQ+ outreach and education non-profit and as an intern at Josh Hailey Studios, a high-end fine arts studio based out of New Orleans. Gabrielle currently works as an Intern Reporter at Gambit. During their free time, they enjoy thrift shopping, traveling, listening to true crime podcasts, and coming up with ideas for photoshoots.

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