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Madison Kloeber

Madison Kloeber, Managing Editor

Madison Kloeber, who has been a part of Xavier's Broadcast Journalism program for three years, was a staff writer for XPress her freshman and sophomore year and then editor of Campus News as a junior. This year she will be the managing editor. Outside of XPress, she is co-president of Video Club and a member of National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society and Classical Music Club. Madison's writing has also been featured in Xavier's literary arts magazine, the Pierian Spring. In her spare time she volunteers as an ambassador for the Spinal Fusion Program at Phoenix Children's Hospital and enjoys reading, watching movies, making art and writing.

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[Photo] A Xavier girl’s guide to surviving the end of the year

May 3, 2018

A planner with a list of tasks written down leans against a grey backpack.

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

Art Feast Photo Story

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...

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....

The road ahead for Me Too and TIMES UP

The road ahead for Me Too and TIME’S UP

January 25, 2018

The Golden Globes, the first major televised Hollywood award ceremony since the #MeToo and #TIMESUP movements began, in early January were interesting to say the least. Dialogue at the award ceremony hosted...

PBS Student Reporting Lab: Bridging the Gap, Lisa Hunter

November 21, 2017

Lisa Hunter talks about her job with Prisma Technology Solutions, as well as how she bridges the gap between coders and consumers.

Senior Lauren Stevens releases gymnastics merchandise line

Senior Lauren Stevens releases gymnastics merchandise line

November 9, 2017
Xavier senior Lauren Stevens recently released a line of merchandise available for purchase on her e-commerce and informational website, ChalkWarrior.com.
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November 9, 2017

Max Mayfield from Netflix original series "Stranger Things."

A brief guide to free speech

A brief guide to free speech

October 26, 2017

Freedom of expression is covered under the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, which holds that Congress may pass no law that infringes on a person's right to practice religion, freedom of speech,...

[Video] XBreakfast speaker interviews

October 5, 2017

With the 2017 XBreakfast under way, Helen Innes and Madison Kloeber interviewed speakers Allison Schmitt and Amanda Blumenherst after their speeches.

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October 5, 2017

The Emmys and Hollywoods representation problem

The Emmys and Hollywood’s representation problem

September 20, 2017

On Sept. 17, 2017, people all across America sat in front of their televisions with rapt attention, watching historic representation unfold at the 2017 Emmys. This year's award show wasn't just for pretty...

[Video] The fall sports pep rally

September 14, 2017

Xavier College Prep's first fall rally of the 2017-2018 school year. Congrats to the class of 2018 for their first rally win.

A protester in Downtown Phoenix holds up a white flag with black text that says Resiste. Protesters congregated outside the building where President Donald J. Trump held a campaign-style rally on Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017.

The rise of the resistance

August 31, 2017

Xavier students were among the protesters outside the building where President Donald Trump's rally was being held on Aug. 22. Student activists like junior Abbey Alexander and sophomores Claire...

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August 31, 2017

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August 31, 2017

Katie Donaldson 19 standing on a rock in Howth, Ireland on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

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August 31, 2017

Katie Donaldson '19 standing on a rock in Howth, Ireland on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

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August 31, 2017

(Left to right) Lin Sue Cooney, Mi-Ai Parrish, Kathryn Hackett King and Judy Mohraz speaking on a panel in the Xavier Performing Arts Center on Friday, March 3, 2017.

‘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 Rachel Steinheiser, was put on with special support from Polly Fitz-Gerald...

Interview with Lily & Rachel, co-creators of the ‘Girl Power’ assembly

April 6, 2017

XPress editor Madison Kloeber sits down with Lily Worden and Rachel Steinheiser to talk about the 'Girl Power' assembly.

Traditions Day assembly reminds community of rich history

Traditions Day assembly reminds community of rich history

March 9, 2017

The March 2 Traditions Day assembly was the product of a collaborative effort between the President's Council, a student leadership body made up of club leaders, Carol Hodus, Polly Fitz-Gerald, Preston...

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March 9, 2017

New Xavier trademark and uniform policy implemented

December 7, 2016

The fall of 2016 marked the beginning of a Xavier uniform policy requiring all sweatshirts to be stamped with an official Gear Xchange trademark. Sweatshirts that do not have Xavier's trademark on the...

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[Photo] Baby, it’s cold at Xavier

November 30, 2016

A Xavier girl wearing black tights waves a blanket

3D printer in action

[Photo] 3-D printing is the bomb, according to Mr. Ward.

November 15, 2016

3D printer in action

Xmedia: the revitalized Xpress

March 17, 2016

Not all media takeovers are bad. This semester, Xavier has expanded its journalism department to include a course about broadcast journalism. In this new course, colloquially known as “Xmedia,” various...

Phoenix Sister Cities offers international programs for high school students

November 18, 2015

Phoenix is connected to 10 cities in different countries around the world through an international exchange program called Phoenix Sister Cities.  According to www.phoenixsistercities.org., the program...

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