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As the school year takes a twist, all prayer days are brought closer to home- Xavier.
Xavier introduces altered prayer days
Ameera Rivas, Staff Writer • January 27, 2021

The year 2020 was a difficult year for many. Many have dealt with unforeseen challenges caused by the pandemic and it has taken a significant...

The attendees of Kairos 4 celebrate the last day of their retreat at Mount Claret
Kairos retreat continues to change lives
Emma McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief • January 27, 2021

For the last four years, Xavier seniors have had the opportunity to participate in the Kairos retreat, a three day experience that Catholic schools...

These are some of the tickets collected by Senior Emma McCarthy. Ticket stubs have been used for years in theaters, however we are starting to see the downfall of physical tickets and movies.
The movie industry shifts
Grace Nelson, Arts and Entertainment Editor • January 27, 2021

The entertainment industry has adapted and changed throughout the pandemic, as public entertainment has become less accessible and desirable....

Hannah Wheeling ‘22, a participant in the Elder Outreach Program, checks her email for communication from elderly Xavier alumnae.
The Elder Outreach Program: Two different age groups work together
Catherine Alaimo, Club Writer

There is no question that the age group most devastatingly impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic is that of senior citizens, people aged 65 and older....

Seniors participating in Caring About Seniors listen to letters written by Nina Rawal and other volunteers.
Student cares about seniors
Natalina Putrino, Club Writer

Founded by Nina Rawal ‘23, “Caring About Seniors” is a service project dedicated to helping senior care facilities during the Covid-19...

Prayer, fasting and almsgiving are three fundamental Catholic practices that are at the root of the Lenten season
Lent: A time of preparation
Yulianna Gomez, Faith In Action Editor

February 17 marks the start of this year's Lent and with the date rapidly approaching many are left scrambling in order to prepare for the season. The...

BVM Sisters' new dog captivates
Sophia Lopez, Staff Writer • January 28, 2021

Some more pictures and videos of the BVM Sisters' new dog, Socks.

Students and teachers reflect on resolutions
Emma Haas, Staff Writer • January 28, 2021

At the beginning of every New Year, people will often make resolutions to apply to their lives, and 2021 is no different. However, some people do not believe in the idea of New Year's resolutions. Whether it be working out more, eating healthier, or not changing a single thing, New Year's resolutions have become a societal norm, and a common topic of discussion every January.

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