Loyola celebrates Rambler Fest

By Kim Cummins

Loyola University Chicago will hold its annual day-long Rambler Fest on Saturday on Halas Field and in Gentile Center.

The festivities will start with an afternoon of cooking out, music, and games on South Halas Field.

Comedian Joel McHale will perform live in Gentile Center at 7 p.m., and laser tag will follow his performance.

Tickets for the comedy show are $5 and can be bought in CFSU, and all other events are free to Loyola students.

The even is sponsored by the Department of Programming, and more information can be found on the campus life calendar.

Loyola enters Earth Day eco-contest

Arbor Day Web site
By: Caitlyn Schmid

In honor of Arbor Day, the Loyola community is coming together to vote in an online contest.

The Arbor Day Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to inspiring people to plant, nurture, and celebrate trees, has proposed a competition between Loyola University Chicago, Georgia Tech, and Wheaton.

By either voting online or texting “treevote Loyola” to 313131, students, staff, and the rest of the Loyola community can do their part in helping Loyola win $2,500 in fruit trees.

The fruit trees will be planted around campus for the enjoyment of everyone.

To help Loyola win the video contest, visit http://www.arbordaynow.org/videochallenge/.

Voting ends at 6 p.m. Friday.