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Favorite Burger

Favorite Burger

Wolf Staff

October 12, 2012

Located at: 838 Esplanade Ave., New Orleans, La. 70116 • 504-523-0120 Located on Esplanade in the middle of a residential area in between the Quarter and the Marigny is Port of Call, a not-your-average burger joint. When you get in through the heavy wooden door, you are welcomed by the dim, myste...

Favorite Clothing Store

Wolf Staff

October 12, 2012

Located at: 3312 Magazine St., New Orleans, La. 70115 • 504-891-7443 For many thrift store enthusiasts, Buffalo Exchange on Magazine Street is shopping heaven. This chic buy-sell-trade boutique not only offers vintage and used clothing at discounted prices, but also provides an easy way to make a qu...

Too obscure for many, not obscure enough for some

Loyola students Patrick DeHoyos and Thomas Eisenhood pose for a photo in the alleyway outside of the Orleans Room. DeHoyos is dressed as a hipster and Eisenhood is dressed normally. The hipster culture is a prominent part of college life at Loyola.

OLIVIA LUECKEMEYER and OLIVIA LUECKEMEYER

October 11, 2012

Loyola is sometimes labeled as "Tulane's hipster neighbor," but just because many Loyola students prefer live music to football and philosophy to accounting, does that really classify them as hipsters? Defining the term "hipster" is a challenge since it is used so loosely and can carry different meani...

100-year series has star- studded lineup

100-year series has star- studded lineup

SHANNON DONALDSON

October 11, 2012

An archbishop, a jazz band and a political consultant walk into Roussel Hall. There's no punch line - they're here to celebrate Loyola's one-hundredth birthday at the Presidential Centennial Guest Series. Since the kick off of the Centennial Series last month, Loyola is expecting a diverse array of speake...

Sam the ice cream girl is coming to town

Samantha Schnetz and a customer standing outside of the Monroe Library on Friday, Oct. 5. Schnetz has been selling her homemade ice cream for the past three weeks to Loyola students.

LAUREN IRWIN

October 11, 2012

Have you seen a girl outside Monroe Library holding a bright orange sign reading, "Homemade Ice Cream $3"? That's Loyola's own entrepreneur Sam Schnetz, undecided sophomore, and for the past three weeks she has been selling home-cranked ice cream to the Loyola community. Schnetz, from Sacramento, CA, ...

Teachers After Hours

Teachers After Hours

CHERIE LEJEUNE

October 11, 2012

It's likely that country music fans have heard a song written by Loyola's own music industry professor Jim McCormick on the radio recently. This semester, McCormick teaches a class called The Craft and Business of Songwriting, according to a Loyola University press release. But over the summer, he ac...

Price points are in effect

LAUREN IRWIN

October 4, 2012

One place you may not expect to see Renee Burgess, retail director of Loyola Dining Services, is roaming the aisles of local grocery and convenience stores. Sans basket or cart, Burgess studies price points at local food retailers to compare and adjust Sodexo food prices accordingly. "I've gone to Rite Aid, Rouses on T...

Big time music producer comes to get students “Inforumed”

Big time music producer comes to get students

Maroon Staff

October 4, 2012

On Monday, Oct. 1 at the weekly music industry forum the featured speaker was George Flanigen IV, the co- founder of Deaton-Flanigen Productions. Deaton- Flanigen Productions has been making music videos and the Monday night football intro video since 1989. Flanigen is nominated for a Country Music Award for ...

Puzzle solutions for Oct. 5, 2012

Puzzle solutions for Oct. 5, 2012

Maroon Staff

October 4, 2012

Fake IDs are still prevalent in college

Fake IDs are still prevalent in college

SHANNON DONALDSON

October 4, 2012

Desperate times call for desperate measures as an underage college student - especially when looking for alcohol. Aside from the students themselves, no one knows this better than the employees of popular bars across town. Tom Ford, political science junior and bartender at The Palms, is one such emp...

Puzzle solutions for Sept. 28 2012

Puzzle solutions for Sept. 28 2012

Maroon Staff

September 28, 2012

Hungry like the Wolf

Two Loyola students pose in a bathroom stall. Some Loyola students say hook-ups are a common part of college life.

CHERIE LEJEUNE

September 27, 2012

A walk of shame isn't as shameful anymore. Hooking up, based on conversations with several Loyola students, has become a common and accepted part of college. "I have no recollection of ever feeling any sort of shame resulting from that kind of situation," said Pat Testa, economics junior. "I've never r...

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