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Snip, snip: why people are cutting the cable

Snip, snip: why people are cutting the cable

Helen Innes, Opinion Editor

Listen to any conversation at Xavier and, most likely, it will somehow involve Netflix. The simple, $8.99 program with the signature red logo has been taking over high schoo...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Your privilege is showing

Your privilege is showing

April 6, 2017

Sorry First Amendment: why teachers need to teach religion

Sorry First Amendment: why teachers need to teach religion

March 30, 2017

How a spear can affect high school sports

How a spear can affect high school sports

March 30, 2017

Faith In Action

The Sunday rule: breaking your Lenten promise

The Sunday rule: breaking your Lenten promise

Abbey Alexander, Faith In Action Editor

Ahh, Lent. The season is upon us. It's a period that seems to trudge on for way more than 40 days. We wait and wait and count down the days until it's over, but once Easter...

April 18, 2017No Comments

The best Catholic reads

The best Catholic reads

April 6, 2017

It’s finally Easter Break! After all the naps, homework and relaxation, what is there left to do? Try to read a book! Here’s a short list of great Catholic books to both build up your faith and entertain...

Lenten reflections with Sr. Christine Athans, BVM, “Through the Eyes of Mary”

Lenten reflections with Sr. Christine Athans, BVM, “Through the Eyes of Mary”

April 4, 2017

These reflections are from the book, "In The Quest of the Jewish Mary" by Sister M. Christine Athans, BVM, Ph.D. We are grateful to editor, Robert Ellsberg, and Orbis Books for their support and permissio...

Xavier girls embrace their Lenten sacrifices

Xavier girls embrace their Lenten sacrifices

April 3, 2017

From Ash Wednesday to Easter, Catholics around the world observe the season of Lent. These forty days are used to purify the soul through prayer, penance and fasting. Pope Francis frequently speaks on...

Campus News

Out of Xavier, into the future

Out of Xavier, into the future

Madison Kloeber, Managing Editor

The 2017 graduates entered the St. Francis Xavier Church in droves of blue robes on Saturday, May 13....

May 22, 2017No Comments

Class of 2017: We will remember you!

May 22, 2017

Photos from graduation day.

‘Girl Power’ assembly founded to inspire future leaders

‘Girl Power’ assembly founded to inspire future leaders

April 6, 2017

A group of guest speakers were invited to speak to the Xavier student body on March 3. The event, which was founded by Lily Worden and Rach...

A&E

What is Dim Sum?

What is Dim Sum?

Maddy Dinowitz, Club Writer

Everyone loves Chinese food, whether it's tangy orange chicken or your favorite chow mein noodles straight from the take out box. But, how often do you really get to enjo...

April 24, 20172 Comments

Old movies, new screen: “Blade Runner”

Old movies, new screen: “Blade Runner”

April 6, 2017

DIY Easter crafts

DIY Easter crafts

April 6, 2017

Popsicle and cold treats review!

Popsicle and cold treats review!

April 6, 2017

Sports & Fitness

The countless benefits of yoga

The countless benefits of yoga

Rebecca Jordan, Writer

There are many great benefits as a result of doing yoga. These benefits most commonly include health improvement, stress relief, and self-healing in general. “The purpose of y...

April 5, 2017No Comments

Tennis shoes: for training and style

Tennis shoes: for training and style

Katie Shyman, Writer

Whether they’re for running, walking, or just lounging around, America has delved full-force into an obsession with tennis shoes. This year, you can spot retro Nikes, styli...

April 5, 2017No Comments

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Tech Corner

Lock it down!

Lock it down!

Misaal Irfan, Club Writer

 Xavier was introduced to a brand new unique system for taking tests and various other assessments called Lockdown Browser. Its strict and secure standards may have been ...

April 24, 2017No Comments

A few things a Xavier girl should know about South by Southwest

A few things a Xavier girl should know about South by Southwest

Emme East, Club Writer

  In 1986, Ronald Reagan was the President of a country obsessed with neon colors, shoulder pads, and "modern" music. According to sxsw.com, a small group in Austin, Texas ...

April 19, 2017No Comments

The color red is not just the color red for the new iPhone

The color red is not just the color red for the new iPhone

April 19, 2017

NASA women are now Legos

NASA women are now Legos

March 23, 2017

Girls Have IT Day introduces new conference format

Girls Have IT Day introduces new conference format

March 8, 2017

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