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What’s in Theaters 2/14

What’s in Theaters 2/14

Cody Downey

February 14, 2020

It is Valentine's Day and love should be in the air. However, the real question is what movies are out there for you to take your boo to on a date. Don't worry. The films in theaters have everything from adventure to horror to romance. Check out what's in theaters this week! Click here to find showtimes. Sonic the Hedgehog Bringing the classic video game character to...

Puzzles Answers February 14, 2020

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Valentunes: Love songs for Loyola by Loyola

Valentunes: Love songs for Loyola by Loyola

Brendan Heffernan

February 12, 2020

Loyola Valentine's Day Playlist https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5RZyMTnyrnZ8emkOltext9?si=G7xBanHMQ6m4EDlqjY0f4g Whether you find Valentines day a romantic holiday that brings people closer together or a nauseating commercial monstrosity made to make single people feel miserable we thought you ...

Elderly artist uses art to cope with wife’s death

Elderly artist uses art to cope with wife’s death

Andres Fuentes

February 12, 2020

The elderly residents of Laketown Village live like a family: they talk, dine and share stories with one another, living in comfort and care. The facility houses retirees years after they've given up their profession, but 90-year-old Norman Weinstein can't let go of what he loves. Weinstein stays clo...

The Maroon reviews Best Picture Nominees in 10 words or less

The Maroon reviews Best Picture Nominees in 10 words or less

Zia Sampson

February 8, 2020

The Oscars are Feb. 9, and there is a lot of discourse over what movie should take home the coveted award for Best Picture. There is not a lot of time to see all of the films, so The Maroon has created a one-stop shop for all of the nominations. Here are all of the films, in 10 words or less. 1.) "L...

Student leaders prepare for homecoming

Student leaders prepare for homecoming

Shadera Moore

February 8, 2020

After being off and on for a few years, the Student Government Association hopes to make homecoming memorable for both current and future students. SGA has joined forces with the Residence Hall Association to bring Loyola’s own homecoming week back to life for the second time after more than 60...

What’s in Theaters 2/7

What’s in Theaters 2/7

Cody Downey

February 7, 2020

We have finally made it to February. Long gone is the movie drought that was the month of January. Within this first week, theaters will have everything from fun comic book movies to chilling horror films. Click here to find showtimes. Birds of Prey Taking the DC Cinematic Universe into a more fun and light direction, "Birds of Prey" give...

Review: “Marriage Story” is the love letter to the end of love

Review: “Marriage Story” is the love letter to the end of love

Zia Sampson

February 5, 2020

“Marriage Story” is a heart-wrenching end to a love story that makes the audience feel like there is no winning side by taking a distinct look at what the two main characters are thinking. The movie opens with Nicole, played by Scarlett Johansson, and Charlie, played by Adam Driver, reading out...

Music industry students learn the business of making beats

Music industry students learn the business of making beats

Erin Haynes, Assistant Life and Times Section Editor

February 5, 2020

No matter how amazing the song is, it’s all about who you know to make it heard. Loyola’s School of Music Industry students face the music and learn what it takes to be a creative entrepreneur in the industry. “We tell them you may be a freshman, but you are now a music industry professional,”...

Student musician releases her first EP

Student musician releases her first EP

Breanna Henry, Staff Writer

February 4, 2020

Hidden in the crowd of exceptional students on Loyola's campus are plenty of student musicians aiming to make a name for themselves in the music world, and one of these students is Noa Jamir. Jamir, who is a commercial music major, grew in her passion for music from a young girl to a freshman in college. “I’ve...

Review: “Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood” is a wildly entertaining trip through ’60s Tinseltown

Review: “Once Upon a Time…in Hollywood” is a wildly entertaining trip through ’60s Tinseltown

Ver Lumod

February 2, 2020

In his latest film "Once Upon a Time...in Hollywood", American filmmaker Quentin Tarantino has captured quite a vibrant time in 1960s Los Angeles with considerable affection for its mythical entertainment industry. At the heart of its story is fading TV star Rick Dalton, played by Leonardo DiCaprio,...

What’s in Theaters 1/31

What’s in Theaters 1/31

Ver Lumod

February 2, 2020

The last Friday of January may yield a slow day at the box office, but there are a few compelling new releases that are sure to satisfy movie viewers hungering for something fresh. From a bold new take on a classic horror tale to a Blake Lively action thriller (now how cool is that?), here are the movies...

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