LMU’s beloved music festival, Fallapalooza, prompted students to dawn a variety of their most fun, funky outfits.
Gehna Chugani followed her passion for makeup all the way to one of the largest stages in the world for fashion.
Created last year by freshman Rya Partible, This Is Your Sign provides premium apparel in support of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.
LMU alumna Toni Jimenez founded Chica Beauty with her sister Mei-Lon Jimenez in 2019.
The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising held a virtual conversation with May to discuss the looks she created for iconic films such as “Clueless,” “Never Been Kissed” and “Enchanted.”
Olivia Le Penske is featured in the first remote edition of Lion Street Style.
LMU Alumna D’Ana Smith returns to her creative roots as CEO of Fourth Period.
Co-founder of Five07 and LMU alumnus, Sean McCarthy, takes the company in an unexpected direction.
For the first Lion Street Style of 2020, Life+Arts Assistant Editor Francesca Bermudez sat down with Kezia Laksmono, a sophomore communication studies major from Indonesia. Read below to learn how she finds inspiration on social media and what fashion accessory she collects.
The event was in support of women in the workforce.
For this week’s edition of Lion Street Style, I sat down with Emily Ronnenberg, a junior studio arts major. Read below to learn more about her evolving sense of style and her business, “Looks on Books.”
Five student designers presented their collections on Friday with student artists performing between sets.
Between the hectic flurry of schoolwork and social activities, appearances are the last thing on the minds of some students. However, for Megan Hsu, a sophomore studio arts major and animation minor, dressing in style is as natural as any part of her daily routine.
Peachy Keen Swim presents an alternative, eco-friendly, all-inclusive option for women.
Earlier this year, we began seeing the appearance of a performer under the name of "Maple Richards" at a few of Mane Entertainment's Open Mic Nights. Blinged out in drag attire and performing in custom, eye-catching outfits, sophomore marketing major Jackson Crawford is making his debut into…
The Fashion Society hosted their Spring Fashion Show titled “Artisans: A Cultural Collaboration” on April 25. The show was held at The Hill in Malone and featured clothing pieces from a variety of local and student designers and performances by student musicians.
For sophomore marketing major Trevor Gray and freshman film, television and media studies major Troy Salmans, the past several months have all been leading up to one grand event — the charity Spring Fashion Show in Sunken Garden, titled “Walking with Women,” this Saturday, April 6, at 6:30 p.m.
This weekend, I got the opportunity to sit down with sophomore theatre arts major and film and television studies minor, Giselle Durand, to talk about her unique sense of style, what fashion means to her and her advice for those seeking to find their own individual style in a world full of trends.
Guys: don't think I forgot about you! Fashion is used as a means of expression, and everyone should be able to express themselves through physical appearance. However, it can be difficult to choose what to wear and when to wear it. This is: “Know what to wear this November: men’s edition.”
Pumpkin and spice and everything nice. It’s November again folks, and you know what that means — harvest season!
As we all know may know, this Sunday is LMU's annual Fallapalooza Concert. A large portion of this fall festivity, besides getting to rock out to renowned artists with all your best buds, is being in the know with the freshest fall fest fads.
I got the chance to talk to senior finance major, theatre arts minor and style icon Ketino Christopher about her fashion influences, her favorite pieces and what makes her look so unique.
Over the course of both the fall and spring semesters, I’ve had the pleasure of revamping what is now known as Lion Street Style. Although it existed before my time at the Loyolan, I’ve happily played a role in making these article installments more consistent. For me, the best part of writi…
With the start of finals quickly approaching, it's almost impossible for students not to experience feelings of dread as the few weeks of the semester continue to dwindle. Many of us have to face the harsh reality of still having so much to do, while feeling like there’s hardly enough time t…
This week for Lion Street Style, I got the chance to talk fashion with first year marketing major Joseph Blake Foster. Here's what he had to say about his overall style:
“To me fashion isn’t about how much money you spend or which brands you wear, it’s about self care and self love. I express myself to show that I love myself and will no longer allow others to define how I feel.”
When I think about festival fashion, my mind automatically defaults to the iconicism of the images taken at Woodstock. I picture muddy bare feet and hoards of people coming together for one purpose: to enjoy the music. This is also the era when affordable thrift store finds and some of the v…
This week for Lion Street Style, I got the chance to talk fashion with junior theater arts major and new Life+Arts Intern Ally Boulas. Here's what she had to say about her overall style:
This past week, I had the chance to talk business with the founder of Divert Denim Co. — a company that makes backpacks from recycled denim — senior entrepreneurship major Jay Coffey. Here’s what he had to say about starting his own business:
This week for Lion Street Style, I got the chance to talk fashion with junior English major Leir Martuccio. Here's what he had to say about his overall style:
It's hard to celebrate the end of New York Fashion Week (NYFW), one of the most iconic weeks of the year centered around fashion, culture and the ultimate expression of art. However, with that end comes the opportunity to review what the biggest names in the entertainment industry were weari…
This week for Lion Street Style, I got the chance to talk fashion with junior film production major Sean Pontikos. Here's what he had to say about his overall style:
Now that the February New York Fashion Week (NYFW) is over, we’ll have to wait quite some time for new fashion inspiration and runway-ready looks. With the lull between season showcases, it’s easy to get caught up in monotonous outfit routines. In the meantime, the best cure for a slump, suc…
This week for Lion Street Style, I got the chance to talk fashion with senior English major Julia Marzovilla and her equally stylish boyfriend, screenwriting major Gatsby Keyes. Here's what they had to say about each other's overall style:
**This article contains spoilers for the film “Phantom Thread”**
One of the most common questions students ask once they graduate is: Now what? We spend four years taking classes, doing internships and participating in groups on campus, and those four years end up going by pretty quickly. Hopefully, by the time we graduate we have a job set up, a place to…
LMU alumna D'Ana Smith ('17) recommends, "Appreciate what you have around you and appreciate LMU for what it is. The sense of community is never going to be the same anywhere else."
This week for Lion Street Style, I got the chance to talk fashion with junior communication studies major Meridith Berk. Here's what she had to say about her overall style:
The first time I stumbled into Arc Foundation Thrift Store in Oxnard, I remember being impressed by the variety of its contents. I also remember being taken aback by how different it looked, as well as how it smelled inside, compared to all of the other stores I had shopped in up until this …
Florals, sequins and fringe, oh my. This was my immediate reaction after mulling over numerous images of various designers’ spring 2018 collections. What I found to be the most interesting — which is one that all of these collections shared — were the designers’ abilities to repurpose so man…
Has the Loyolan fallen victim to a twin-vasion?
A bagel addict and Tarantino lover: Who is the host behind the Loyolan's new podcast?
Sophomore theatre arts major Peder Lindell shares his experience starring in the new Disney Channel Original movie, “Descendants: The Rise of Red.”
As Taylor Swift says, "Don’t get sad, get even."
What better way to celebrate Women’s History Month than listening to the latest stand-out tracks by female artists?
The LMU Theatre Arts Department began their opening weekend of “Sometimes the Rain, Sometimes the Sea” on Friday, March 17, bringing the quirky dramatic comedy to life on Drollinger Family Stage.
LMU's String Ensemble married dance, vocal and instrumental music with its collection of classical and contemporary pieces. The program blew away expectations with its innovation and creativity.
The teaser for Jessica Mingalone's new podcast, "It's Kind of a Mess... with Jess," is available now.
Since LMU merchandise, besides apparel, is not incredibly popular among the student body, assistant life & arts editor Riley Hetherington looked closer at the bookstore's offerings by ranking five of its most popular items.
LMU's Shift Gallery offers an exciting look into the work of the Graphic Design Department's foremost artistic minds.
LMU students had the opportunity to ask questions to S. S. Rajamouli and Shobu Yarlagadda before a screening of "RRR" at the Mayer Theater this Monday.
For those who stayed in LA, spring break felt a lot more like a winter break.
For LA audiences, a live donkey in a movie theater was the perfect way to connect viewers to the screen.
"Daisy Jones and the Six," starring Riley Keough and Sam Claflin, veers from the source material at certain points, but should that matter?
Asst. L+A editor Riley Hetherington and asst. Bluff editor Kate Saltel share what they learned after attending the Film Independent Spirit Awards red carpet.
Feeling lost in your closet? Discover five ways to help you finally start dressing for yourself.
Founder Remi Feldman created this space to connect readers and create community.
With Family Weekend coming up, students are beginning to make plans for how to show your family all that Los Angeles has to offer. We've compiled five activities to avoid too many tourists while also enjoying the city.
LMU Theatre Arts’ new production, "Exit the King," opened last Thursday, Feb. 9 in LMU’s Virginia Barnelle Theatre located in the Foley Building. Directed by Neno Pervan, clinical assistant professor of Theatre Arts, "Exit the King" is a delightfully quirky and whimsical play that tackles im…
The group's prize includes the opportunity to perform, reserved seating at the event and a signed copy of Jennette McCurdy’s memoir “I’m Glad My Mom Died.”
Experience “A Moment of Silence” by Associate Director of Community and Academic Engagement Daveon Swan, a poem written in the wake of recent tragedies such as the Half Moon Bay and Monterey Park shootings, and the deaths of Tyre Nichols and Keenan Anderson.
For the first installment of Open Door LMU, Life+Arts assistant editor Riley Hetherington takes prospective and current students on a tour of Hannon and Tenderich Apartments.
LMU's Laband Gallery features seven artists from the Tierra del Sol Gallery.
The Del Rey Players’ newest musical “Big Fish” will be hitting the stage soon. With rehearsals currently underway, this enthralling new performance will soon excite fans of musical theater and storytelling.
Venice rock band People R Ugly partnered with an LMU sorority to promote their local concert. How can other companies utilize college students when marketing their business?
Exploring the limitations and stressors of chronic illness in college, firsthand.
The 2023 Sundance Film Festival has officially ended, meaning it is time to decide on the best films that premiered there.
"M3GAN" isn’t as scary as I thought — it’s just weird.
A look at the most unique on-campus restaurant.
Here are some things to keep in mind on your journey through Service Organization recruitment.
From "The Office" finale to the "Game of Thrones" Red Wedding episode, 2013 was an amazing time in pop culture. We looked back at six ridiculous pop culture moments that are turning ten this year.
As sorority recruitment returns in-person, here is some advice for potential new members preparing to meet all six sororities.
The creative force behind the new film "Missing" visits LMU to show and discuss their film.
With the holiday season upon us, LMU holiday decor is in full swing. From the Christmas tree to the Den’s Elf on the Shelf, students have created a variety of festive sights around campus.
Any semi-successful recording artist has tried their hand at a world stopping holiday anthem. Here are the best celebrity takes on the holiday genre.
Beginning Dec. 19, Strub Theatre will be completely transformed into a fresh, renovated space.
Packing for a five-month journey can be overwhelming. After her own study abroad experience, resident traveler and asst. life+arts editor Riley Hetherington compiled her short list of abroad must-haves.
Taylor Swift fans now have "Bad Blood" with Ticketmaster.
With the stress of the gift giving season, use this LMU-specific gift guide to help you shop for your favorite student!
Here are some warm beverages to drink during the chilliest season.
Here’s your guide to Life+Art’s favorite and least favorite foods to eat on Turkey Day.
Junior Jacques Pelletier, founder of Over the Hump Initiative explains the origins and purpose of his club and Wellness Wednesday booth.
Whether you’re driving by yourself or flying home for Thanksgiving, pop on your headphones and try a new podcast after taking this quiz.