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Pilot season’s newest TV shows

March 21, 2018

As Xavier students, it can be difficult to balance our work load with free time in general. However, when spared the opportunity, many of us turn to binge-watching an entire television series until the...

The books behind the Oscars

Call Me By Your Name won best adapted screenplay at the 2018 Academy Awards
March 21, 2018

The 2018 Oscars may be over, but it doesn't mean you still can't enjoy their movies! Many of the nominations this year were based off of novels. Here are few books you may enjoy if you loved the 2018 Oscars....

Mothman: What is it?

March 9, 2018

In this podcast, seniors Kira Dean and Bailey Bland talk about the mythical creature known as Mothman. They talk about what it is and the sighting of it that have occurred over the last several decades.

Final Details of “Into The Woods”

Ladies of Into The Woods share the stage
March 8, 2018

Ever since students returned from Christmas break, the cast of “Into the Woods” has been working diligently to rehearse this complex musical. With a shorter rehearsal period, cast and tech crew members...

“Into The Woods” Review

Cast of Into The Woods
March 8, 2018

Xavier College Preparatory's Theatre Department came back last week with a spring musical production of the Grimm Brothers fairy tale, "Into The Woods." "Into The Woods" brings several fairy tales into...

Vegan food festival

Vegan food festival
March 8, 2018

The third annual Phoenix Vegan Food Festival took place on Saturday, Feb. 24. Held at Margaret T. Hance Park, thousands of vegans and non-vegans attended this event to celebrate veganism. Every food truck...

Come to see Xavier’s spring production: “Into the Woods”

The set of
February 28, 2018

Xavier theater presents “Into the Woods” on March 1, 2 and 3 in the Performing Arts Center. The cast is extremely excited for opening night this Thursday at 7 p.m. There will be another show at 7 p.m....

Beyond the acclaim: How this year’s greatest Oscar nominees stand out

Beyond the acclaim: How this year’s greatest Oscar nominees stand out
February 15, 2018

In the 90 years that the Academy Awards have existed, Rachel Morrison is the only woman ever nominated for Best Cinematography. In 90 years, Dee Rees is the second black woman to be nominated for screenwriting....

Downtown Phoenix photo story

Monochrome art with a pop of color draws attention to the art scene of Downtown Phoenix
February 15, 2018

Downtown Phoenix is home to a large “artsy” community. The infamous First Fridays take place there, bringing together all types of people to appreciate art at its finest. Roosevelt Row is the best...

Restaurant review: Sunny’s Snowballs

February 14, 2018

Ice. Literally ice with flavored sugar. What's the big deal anyways? At Sunny's Snoballs, everyone can enjoy their shaved ice with various toppings and a wide range of flavors. Sunny's Snoballs is...

Valentine’s Day illustration series

Valentine's Day illustration series
February 14, 2018

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Is binge watching really that bad for you?

Xavier student watching Netflix while in class, a typical side effect of binge-watching syndrome
February 14, 2018

It is pretty safe to assume that all Xavier girls love Netflix. The wildly popular streaming service provides a great way for people to relax, especially for stressed Xavier students who need a break from...

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