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Valley Halloween Attractions

Countdown to Halloween: 13 days!
October 18, 2018

As the Valley gears up for another warmer than average season, Fall can still be found at five of the Valley’s Fall-themed attractions. Throughout the month of October, attractions like 13th floor, Fear...

Seniors smile for solo and group shots

Seniors (from left to right)  Celeste Aldaco, Nichelle Garza, and Andrea Hernadez pose for their 
senior group photo, taken at Manistee Ranch
October 4, 2018

Senior pictures and locations are on every Seniors mind this time of  year and the ideas that come with it are endless!   Although seniors have to be wary of Senior picture directives, it’s...

XPress Yourself!

Senior Lily Tierny expresses herself by writing for the XPress, among other things
October 2, 2018

Although many may think that XPress members exclusively love journalism, there is more than just a shared love for writing that makes them who they are. Every member of the publication has proved themself...

New Christian art showcased in Stark Gallery

New Christian art showcased in Stark Gallery
October 1, 2018

In the midst of the hustle and bustle of Xavier's campus, there are still a few quiet spots to take in the best parts of the school. Some may consider their favorite to be the library, the lawns, or maybe...

Things to do before the heat wave

Friends swimming at Fossil Creek
May 3, 2018

We all dread the Arizona heat, but there are still a few more weeks before that flame-like weather to be in full swing. Appreciate our awesome AZ weather while you can with these exciting activities. Locally: Hike...

Art Feast Photo Story

The Art Feast included a multitude of studio art, including these paintings
May 3, 2018

A celebration of art at Xavier, the Xavier Art Feast was a night of entertainment and artistic liberation. The following images are from the night's festivities, which included the open art gallery and...

Summer art programs

Annabelle Goettl '20 (right) at Stagedoor Manor, a Summer camp for Musical Theatre
April 23, 2018

Every day on summer vacation is invaluable, especially as each new school year quickly approaches. If there’s one thing Xavier girls do better than anyone else it’s make use of their summers! We know...

Easter Treats

Lemon-blueberry bundt cake
April 23, 2018

Every year no matter where you go to celebrate Easter, everyone always loves yummy Easter brunch treats. Emma Gelinas said,  “I loved these cupcakes and cake they were such a good and cute idea for...

New York City in pictures

A glimpse of the Empire State Building at night.
April 18, 2018

Over spring break, I traveled to New York City for the first time. I saw many famous landmarks, such as the Empire State Building and Grand Central Station. Though it was a bit cold and rainy, the wonders...

What is an Inclusion Rider?

Helen Innes '19 watches Frances McDormand's speech from the 2018 Academy Awards
April 17, 2018

There's always one. Every year, at every award show, there's always one speech that stuns the audience and makes a lasting effect on everyone who sees it, hears about it or talks about it. For only a few...

Vincent’s Farmers Market

Junior Natalie Vitols selling a variety of produce at the Camelback Market
March 22, 2018

Sunday brunch is overrated, spending your Saturday morning at a farmer's market sounds a lot better, doesn't it? Come to Vincent's Camelback Market every Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and get...

Brophy’s Spring play: Peter and The Starcatcher

Peter and The Starcatcher is a fun-filled play with a touch of music
March 22, 2018

The Brophy Blackbox has been home to an array of stories and characters throughout the years. Greasers and Socs in "The Outsiders," activists from Wyoming in "The Laramie Project," Tiny Tim and Scrooge...

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