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The Era of Screenagers

Liza DuMez, Writer

May 20, 2019

If you were to tell Alexander Graham Bell how much his once eccentric invention has grown and developed, he would be amazed. If you were to tell him that a good majority of people would not be able to live without a phone, he wou...

Top Ten Reasons the Classics are Still Relevant

Sophia Dempsey, Writer

May 20, 2019

Also known as: Ancient Greek has consumed me and this is an attempt to defend my life decisions. 10.) They’re referenced everywhere. Literally everywhere. There’s no escaping allusions of Icarus or Apollo. You can try to ru...

Why Everyone should Be Tuning to the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Andrew Shearson, Writer

May 17, 2019

As a Chicagoan, I admit to have been spoiled by the Blackhawk’s success in the last ten years. Since the Blackhawks have been eliminated from playoff contention two years in a row now, I’ve been able to watch the playoffs...

The Promblem with Prom

Ashley Sarpong, Writer

May 17, 2019

Not all were ecstatic this past weekend at Loyola Academy’s annual prom, not as a result of the wonderful food selection or beautiful decor, but because of the insipid song selection. Goers left with the feeling of having been...

Finding the Good in Loyola Academy

Jack McNabb, writer

May 17, 2019

It’s hard to recognize the great privilege we have as students of Loyola Academy. When we started as freshman months ago, or in some cases, years ago, little did we know of the experiences we would face here. Loyola has prepared...

Letter to the Editor: Measles Outbreak

Megan McCall, Writer

May 17, 2019

Maeve Lyman wrote an article highlighting the issue of measles that is rapidly spreading across the United States. Measles is an infectious viral disease causing fever and a red rash on the skin, typically occurring in childhoo...

The Solution to Pollution

Gianna Lapasso, Writer

May 17, 2019

Eighteen billion pounds of plastic gets dumped into the ocean each year. Megan McCall’s “Make a Change: Use Less Plastic” offers four quick changes in order to reduce the amount of plastic we use: glass containers, metal...

Why Every High School student should watch “The Office”

George Kasten, Writer

May 17, 2019

As the year starts to wind down and, for seniors, high school comes to an end, everyone sits at home procrastinating to do homework and study for tests. Well, while you're procrastinating or just bored out of your mind, their...

Top 10 Foods

Toby Harris, Writer

May 17, 2019

Pizza - The reason why pizza is number one on the top 10 list is because of how versatile it is. You’re able to put any topping you want on a pizza. It’s so nice being able to pick and choose what kind of sauce, cheese, and...

A Greener Change

Emily Eshoo, Writer

May 17, 2019

Reduce the plastic - let’s save Earth one salad at a time. Ever get a salad from Loyola’s famous, fancy cafeteria? Well, if you haven’t, you should go take a look. Stacks and stacks of plastic containers ranging in siz...

Best Movies of All Time

May 17, 2019

The following is a very accurate top ten list about the best movies of all time. When creating this list, there were no restrictions on the type or genre of movie however, all of the movies are very notable. 10. Toy Story 2: ...

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