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Streaming This Week: July 3

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July 3, 2020

We are now on the first Friday of the month, and streaming services have got exciting new content. Here are the films and TV shows streaming this week. July 3 Hanna: Season 2 (Amazon Prime Video) The Amazon Original action drama is back with a second season. The titular protagonist, played by Esme Creed-Miles, takes on a secret government program train...

Streaming This Week: July 1

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July 1, 2020

We are now halfway through 2020. While it hasn't always been pleasant for everyone, streaming services have got you covered. Here are the films and TV shows streaming for the next two days. July 1 - Netflix Schindler's List The 1993 American historical drama is one of director Steven Spielberg's f...

Streaming This Week: June 26

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June 26, 2020

We are almost at the tail end of June, and streaming services are still kicking it with exciting new content. Here are the films and TV shows streaming this week. June 26 Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga (Netflix) The new comedy film from Netflix stars Will Ferrell and Rachel McAdams...

Student artist uses quarantine to expand her online shop

This is a sorority sticker pack that sophomore Asha Altemus sells in her shop. 
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Sofia Mongillo

June 25, 2020

After the virus known as COVID-19 headed south, putting those in New Orleans at risk, Loyola students had no choice but to go back to their homes in order stay safe. While some may struggle to adjust to the sudden changes the pandemic has forced on many, rising sophomore and graphic design major Asha...

Review: The war ain’t over in “Da 5 Bloods”

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June 22, 2020

Spike Lee’s latest joint “Da 5 Bloods” continues the wildly energetic streak the prolific filmmaker has recently carved for himself. The “BlacKkKlansman” helmer has pulled out all the stops in creating a brilliant and timely tale, this time set in the shadows of Vietnam War. The Netflix...

Streaming This Week: June 19

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June 19, 2020

We are now in the middle of June, and streaming services have us covered with exciting new content. Here are the films and TV shows streaming this week. June 19 Love, Victor (Hulu) The new Hulu original is a spinoff of the 2018 film "Love, Simon." It focuses on the titular character, played by Michael Cimino, as a new student at Creekwood H...

COVID-19 Brings News Challenges to Photojournalism

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Erin Haynes

June 16, 2020

With COVID-19 looming in the air, the world is zooming in on how communities are being impacted. Photojournalist Zach Brien, A'16', believes there is no better time to show how ordinary people are living through an extraordinary time. COVID-19 has pushed Brien to use his creativity and skills to tell...

“Shirley” is deliriously entertaining

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June 14, 2020

“Shirley,” the latest film based on the life of horror writer Shirley Jackson, is dizzyingly spellbinding, as it subverts expectations of what a biopic can do. The titular character, played by Elisabeth Moss, is hard at work on what would become her masterpiece “Hangsaman” in 1951. Living...

8 essential films about race in America

Illustration by Zia Sampson

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June 13, 2020

A recent wave of racial violence in America has left many feeling sad, angry, helpless, or a combination of the above. While it's truly tempting to turn a blind eye to what's happening these days, it's always important to learn and understand the historical struggles of black folk. No matter where anyone...

Streaming This Week: June 12

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June 12, 2020

Summer is now underway. While fun in the sun might not be as common as before, streaming services have new content to keep one interested. Here are some of the films and TV shows streaming this week. June 12 Da 5 Bloods (Netflix) Spike Lee is back with a new joint, this time a Vietnam War tale for N...

How to Be an Effective Ally

Clenched fist holding flag. There is ribbon wrapped around the arm.

Zia Sampson and Erin Haynes

June 9, 2020

Since the murder of George Floyd on May 25, protestors across the world have been joining the Black Lives Matter movement to fight for racial equality and an end to police brutality. Various organizations have taken to social media to share resources for donations, education, and other ways to help....

Streaming This Week: June 5

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June 5, 2020

It's the first weekend of June, and streaming services have you covered to help you avoid boredom. Here are the films and TV shows streaming this week. June 5 Shirley (Hulu) Fresh off her latest film "The Invisible Man," Elisabeth Moss adds another great performance in Josephine Decker's gothic drama "Shirley." She plays the tit...

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