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A risky business: the opening of “Dolphinaris”

Helen Innes, Writer

On Saturday, Oct. 15, Dolphinaris opened its doors. Located in Scottsdale, Arizona, just within the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, Dolphinaris offers one-on-one i...  Read More »

October 20, 2016 • 0 comments

“Too Pretty for Politics”

October 18, 2016

Millennials in the Election

October 18, 2016

The old is now the new

October 12, 2016

Faith In Action

Xavier’s Annual Father Daughter Mass and Breakfast

Chloe Ann Porter, Writer

On October 8th, I had the opportunity to attend the Father Daughter Mass. This is an annual event hosted by the Dad’s Club. The celebration, led by Fr. Kevin Grimdi...  Read More »

October 11, 2016 • 1 comment

Faith in the Classroom

October 10, 2016

One of Xavier's primary focuses is to form women who are committed to God and who use religious principles to better the world around them. Xavier does this by meticulously and constantly incorporating fa...  Read More »

Clubs that promote “Women of faith pursuing excellence”

October 6, 2016

With over 80 clubs and activities at Xavier, one is destined to find at least a few that interest them. Focused around Xavier’s mission statement of, “Women of faith pursuing excellence,” there a...  Read More »

October 4th: Mother Mary Frances Clarke Day

October 4, 2016

When one walks around Xavier, they may hear about the BVM order. On the gator in front of the Xavier Activities Center, the letters BVM are painted onto the gators nails. But what is the BVM and who fou...  Read More »

Campus News

2016 grandparents’ day mass

Tori Tanigawa, Arden Schraff, Media Editor, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Grandparents of the freshmen filed in to Founders Hall on Friday, Oct. 7th. They spent a nice morni...  Read More »

October 12, 2016 • 0 comments

2016 homecoming football game

October 12, 2016

On the night of Oct. 7, the Brophy Broncos played Basha at Phoenix College. Students filled the stands, all in black according to the theme ...  Read More »

Earning an Associate Degree in High School

October 5, 2016

Xavier is one of the few high schools in Arizona that enables its students to achieve an associate degree before even graduating. Through the du...  Read More »

Arts & Entertainment

guiDANCE program leaps on to Xavier’s campus

Sukhmani Singh, Writer

Xavier’s ever-expanding dance program continues to thrive under dance department chair, Ms. Mary Anne Herding. Alongside Xavier’s dance department, Ms. Herding also runs “The M...  Read More »

October 20, 2016 • 0 comments

“Waitress” dishes up a new kind of musical

October 17, 2016

Restaurant review: dessert style

October 13, 2016

Xavier/Brophy theater conquers “In the Heights”

October 13, 2016

Sports & Fitness

Butting Heads: combatting football concussions with new helmets

Helen Innes, In-Class Writer

Over the years, youth concussions have been on the rise, especially among high schoolers. Research on shows that, “concussion diagnoses for people under the ...  Read More »

October 5, 2016 • 0 comments

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