Bohemian Rhapsody: a review

A photo of Freddie Mercury in the 1985 Live Aid concert and a ticket to the movie Bohemian Rhapsody. The film is currently being shown at most Harkins Theaters around the valley.
November 19, 2018

   "We Will Rock You", "Another One Bites the Dust", "Don't Stop Me Now". Pretty much everyone has heard of the rock band Queen or has at least listened to one of their many smash hits. Bohemian Rhapsody,...

Brophy’s Fine Arts Extravaganza

The Fine Arts Extravaganza poster hanging at Brophy during the week leading up to Nov. 20. FAE showcases talents from both Xavier and Brophy artists
November 19, 2018

One could say there's something warmly sentimental about the month of November. The feelings of the holiday season are slowly creeping in, there is a sense of excitement as the weather finally turns to...

Haunted houses in Arizona

Hannah Zurbriggen ‘20 visited Fear Farm this Oct. and encountered two actors, dressed as a clown and a zombie, who scare guests at Fear Farm’s abandoned town in Phoenix. The actors are part of the popular Undead and Slaughterhouse attractions.
November 19, 2018

As soon as Oct. 1 hits each year, new haunted houses and other Halloween related attractions seem to pop up all over the valley. These festive attractions are relatively inexpensive, fun, and a great way...

Fall drinks review

At Futuro, the mocha is decorated with creamy milk latte art in the Phoenix, Arizona location.
November 19, 2018

Starbucks: Pumpkin Spice Latte The drink that everyone seems to wait for when Fall comes is finally back. The Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte is a holiday favorite drink for the Fall. As if a normal latte...

Stark Gallery: 10 questions with William Anthony Dambrova

She Asked Me My Name and I gave Her My Social Security Number; That's How They Got My Spleen - ©Bill Dambrova
November 14, 2018

Latest from the Stark Gallery: 10 Questions with William Anthony Dambrova   The most recent Stark exhibit features the abstract work of artist Bill Dambrova. Upon entering the gallery, one is...

Teacher couples at Xavier

Mr. and Mrs. Long with their daughter, Florence.
November 13, 2018

There are many teachers that are married and both work at Xavier. Many examples include the Wyman’s, the Long’s, the Van Sickle’s, the Averbuck’s, and more! Teachers have their own stories as to...

Xavier says boo: the Halloween costumes of XCP

Xavier girls celebrate Halloween on Halloweekend, a mix of Halloween and the weekend leading up to it.
November 12, 2018

Halloween is a staple for any Xavier student with rumors of “Halloweekend” parties floating around and the splurge of Senior Treats the week before the 31st. But who wore what for Halloween? Below...

Homecoming over the decades

Friends pose for Homecoming in modern styles
November 7, 2018

With homecoming come and gone, many Xavier students can think about the styles they've seen, not only this year, but in the past. It is easily seen that there is a certain fashion for the event that has...

Halloween Movies that Aren’t Scary

A photo of the Halloween section of Netflix along with a pile of various candies.
November 1, 2018

Are you someone like me who loves Halloween, but isn’t as fond of the horror movies? It can be hard to find movies that embody the holiday but don’t bring nightmares and paranoia along with them. Worry...

What to do on a rainy day

Rainy days call for the perfect excuse to sit inside and enjoy the calming weather.
October 25, 2018

It’s raining, it’s pouring and your day is already boring. You’re trying to rack your brain for anything that can can brighten your day while stuck inside. Finding indoor activities to entertain...

Upcoming Concerts in Phoenix

Takeoff, a member of Migos, performing at Gila River Arena on Oct. 8. Photo by Caroline Hink.
October 22, 2018

With the cancellation of the Lost Lake Music Festival, many Arizonans were disappointed that many big-name artists would not be coming to perform in the desert this fall, according to the Phoenix New Times....

Halloween movies on Netflix

Netflix hosts a variety of Halloween flicks.
October 18, 2018

It's spooky season! This means it's time to curl up with a blanket, a hot cup of apple cider, and watch festive movies. It might be difficult to choose what to watch, as streaming platforms such as Netflix...

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