The Maroon

A small group of friends gathers on a blanket in the grass at The Fly on Sept. 4. A sign nearby aims to discourage park visitors from congregating in large groups. Photo credit: Shadera Moore

Park visitors enjoy The Fly amid COVID-19

Shadera Moore September 26, 2020

Whether they've arrived there by way of a half-hour stroll down Broadway Street and a short levee hike, or by a five minute drive dipping onto Magazine Street, The Fly at Audubon Park is an Uptown New...

Photo Gallery: Masks of Loyola

Zia Sampson September 7, 2020

The start of school looks a little different and everyone's sporting a new accessory thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. Students are using the mask mandate to express themselves while keeping themselves...

Loyola-branded masks raise controversy about their effectiveness

Cristo Dulom August 29, 2020

While wearing the Loyola-issued masks, you can blow out a candle. According to Bill Nye, this means that a mask is ineffective. But according to government agencies, the university and a biologist, there...

Photo credit: Michael Bauer

The Maroon launches mobile news app

Rae Walberg July 1, 2020

After a year of development, The Maroon is launching an app to make Loyola coverage available on handheld Android and Apple devices. Maroon advisor Michael Giusti said the intention of the app is to...

This illustration represents friends hanging out virtually.

Fun ways to connect with friends virtually

Gabriela Carballo May 19, 2020

Let’s face it, having to leave school and say goodbye to all of our friends so suddenly was hard for many of us. And frankly, it isn’t great for our mental health to simply press pause on our social...

The Maroon's Quarantine Playlist

Songs for Self-Isolation: The Maroon’s quarantine playlist

Rae Walberg April 13, 2020 If you are like me, you are probably “Bored in the House” and can only watch so much Tik Tok and take so many endless...

Illustration by Andrew Lang.

See Me After Class – Episode 2 ft. Danielle Slakoff

Lori Launey April 13, 2020

Lori Launey hosts the second episode of See Me After Class. In this episode, she interviews Danielle Slakoff about her life before and then outside of Loyola.

Illustration by Andrew Lang.

See Me After Class – Episode 1 ft. Courtney Garcia

Lori Launey March 27, 2020

Lori Launey debuts The Maroon's new podcast, See Me After Class. In this episode, she interviews Courtney Garcia about her life before and then outside of Loyola.

Pierre Wilbourn, a New Orleans resident, enjoys the light display as he awaits the snowfall on Fulton Street. Each year, thousands of people visit Miracle on Fulton Street to experience the faux snow and beautiful light display. Photo credit: Caitlyn Reisgen

Events bringing holiday cheer to NOLA this month

Caitlyn Reisgen December 6, 2019

Miracle on Fulton Street Nov. 29-Dec. 21 | 11a.m.-10p.m. Since it rarely snows in New Orleans, the Miracle on Fulton Street brings "snow" to New Orleans with a faux snowfall every hour from 11 a.m.-10...

Captain Maurice D'Aquin tags a small redfish on Nov. 2. D’Aquin spends most of his days on the water, fishing off of the artificial reefs. Photo credit: Madison Mcloughlin

Artificial reef program benefits fisherman, oil companies alike

Madison Mcloughlin December 5, 2019

After waking up before the sun, Captain Maurice D’Aquin throws on his fishing gear and heads to Nick’s Marina where his boat is still sleeping. He loads up the dry storage with extra gear, fills...

Students pose in their tree and candy cane costumes at Sneaux. Sneaux took place in Loyola University's Horeshoe on Tuesday Dec. 3rd, 2019. Photo credit: Hannah Renton

Sneaux kicks off Loyola Christmas celebrations

Cristo Dulom December 4, 2019

Snow, Christmas music and the laughter of children and students alike filled the horseshoe on Dec. 3, 2019 as the Student Government Association kicked off its annual winter tradition: Sneaux. Sneaux,...

Cash Money Records hands out 1,500 Thanksgiving meals

Andres Fuentes November 27, 2019

Just days before the Thanksgiving holidays, Cash Money artists, volunteers and other event organizers set up shop at New Home Full Gospel Ministries to hand out meals to people who otherwise would not...

Load More Stories
Activate Search