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Archived Maroon photo, March 2006. This photo accompanied a 2006 Maroon article about the completion of construction on Carrollton Hall after mold damages called for remediation.

Carrollton Hall has a history of mold

Jake Krug, Staff Writer/Photographer October 20, 2021

2021 isn’t the first time that Carrollton Hall has been plagued with mold. In 2004 the university sued the dorm's construction, insurance, and engineering companies over structural issues that resulted...

A plate of pasta and spinach is served up in Loyolas Orleans Room. Loyola and Tulane students will be able to use their meal plans at each others campuses for the first time since before the pandemic. File photo.

Loyola, Tulane reinstates reciprocal dining

Oliver Bennett October 18, 2021

Loyola and Tulane have reinstated reciprocal dining, meaning students will be able to use their meal swipes and campus cash on each other’s campuses starting Monday, October 18, according to Tulane University...

Hope Donovan waits in line at the simple serving station to get dinner in the Orleans room on Wednesday, Sept. 29. Donovan is one of the vegan and vegetarian students on campus who feel like there arent enough on-campus dining options available to meet their dietary restrictions

Loyola’s vegans and vegetarians want more on-campus options

Gabriella Killett, Managing Editor for Print October 18, 2021

Music industry studies sophomore Hope Donovan went vegan five years ago and said Loyola does a better job than her last school at offering her food options. However, Donovan said she thinks about one thing...

Mold displaces Carrollton Hall residents

Mold displaces Carrollton Hall residents

Madeline Taliancich and Oliver Bennett October 16, 2021

Myra Hodges walked into their room after Hurricane Ida and was immediately overwhelmed by the musty stench of weeks old mildew and mold. After the smell came the overpowering sights. The floor was soaked,...

A fire took place at the home of several Loyola students on Friday, Oct. 15.

NOFD respond to fire at Loyola students’ duplex

Madeline Taliancich, News Editor October 15, 2021

The New Orleans Fire Department responded to a three alarm fire at the Uptown home of several Loyola students the morning of Oct. 15. The three-story duplex at 2326 Short Street is home to nine people,...

A homecoming banner hangs in the Danna Center. Some students were frustrated that students representing Turning Point USA were tabling in the Danna Center on Wednesday, Sept. 29. Photo credit: Hannah Renton

Students frustrated about Turning Point USA at Loyola

Madeline Taliancich, News Editor October 15, 2021

Kim Díaz thinks that Loyola’s campus should be a safe space, but when they encountered a group of students representing Turning Point USA in the Danna Center, Díaz said it became anything but. Díaz,...

Loyola students and faculty vax up for flu season

Parker Boyd October 14, 2021

Loyola’s faculty and students lined up to get free flu shots to prepare for the upcoming winter season.  Lawrence Bourgeois, a Loyola sophomore, is one of the students that received the shot.  “I...

The Maroon

The Maroon wins 2021 Newspaper Pacemaker Award

Oliver Bennett, Op/Ed Editor October 14, 2021

The Maroon was among 18 winners of the Associated Collegiate Press Newspaper Pacemaker Award this evening. The Pacemaker Awards are student journalism’s premier awards, according to the ACP. This is...

Empuje para conseguir el estatus de Servicio Hispane viene con retos

Empuje para conseguir el estatus de Servicio Hispane viene con retos

Sofia Luciano, Staff Writer October 14, 2021

Click here to read this story in English En el 2020, Loyola publicó un plan estratégico de tres años para satisfacer las distintas necesidades de sus estudiantes, parte del cual es fomentar más...

An LUPD police car drives down Calhoun St, Wednesday, Mar. 17, 2021. The New Orleans Police Department arrested 18-year-old Jonas Amaya on campus Oct. 7 on charges of simple battery and MDMA. File Photo.

Student arrested for narcotics possession

Oliver Bennett, Op/Ed Editor October 13, 2021

The New Orleans Police Department arrested 18-year-old Jonas Amaya on campus Oct. 7 on charges of simple battery and MDMA possession after obtaining a search warrant for his dorm, according to the Loyola...

Graph by Andrew Lang

Push for Hispanic-Serving status comes with challenges

Sofia Luciano, Staff Writer October 13, 2021

Para leer esta historia en español, cliquea aqui. In 2020, Loyola released a three-year strategic plan to meet the changing needs of its students, part of which is to foster more diversity and inclusion...

Iggy’s Cupboard holds nonperishable frozen, boxed, and canned goods in the Danna Center in New Orleans, La., Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021. Students can fill up to one bag with food from the pantry.

Students utilize Iggy’s Cupboard post-Ida

Arianna Blakely October 12, 2021

Jacob Krug had been living in Carrollton Hall for one week before Hurricane Ida forced him from his dorm in late August. He, among thousands of other locals, evacuated to Houston and stayed with his roommate...

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