Archive for August, 2017

A New Season Brings New Hope for SXU Soccer

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

The start of a new semester brings a renewed hope for new and returning students. Everyone wants to start the school year off on the right foot. The same can be said for the men and women’s soccer team.Both teams enter the new season with changes in the roster as…
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A Wild ThunderBolts Season Could Play Into the Postseason

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

The Windy City ThunderBolts are looking to reach the Frontier League postseason for the first time since 2010. With six games remaining in the regular season, the Bolts hold a slim half-game lead over the Washington Wild Things and a game and a half lead over the River City Rascals…
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Women’s Volleyball Team Goes 4-1 for the Week

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

It’s been a good week for the Cougars. Starting off their season 2-0, the girls intend to use their momentum to propel them to more wins. Tues, August 22 V.S. Clarke University It was an important game for the Cougars as it was their first game contested on their home…
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More to Do Off Campus

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

There’s not an abundant amount of time left before we start experiencing freezing weather. Therefore, there’s a lot to be done. Chicago offers so much for you and your friends to take advantage of off campus. When stress is thicker than a ribeye steak, take yourself to Chicago’s lake front….
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Fall Saving After Summer Spending

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Ahh… autumn is just around the corner. Crisp leaves will be floating like bubbles in the sky; or just like your luscious hair that is thinning off your head due to all your new financial stress! Summer didn’t last longer than a blink of an eye. However, your bank account…
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The Daily Struggle of Finding Parking on Campus

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

    A new school year has begun and that means everyone’s nightmare, parking on campus, is yet again a reality. The first week back seemed like a circus with people racing just to find a spot, and if they were out of luck, they chose to park on the…
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Budgeting Illinois: New Year, New Budget, New Rivals

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

After a historic stalemate, the state of Illinois finally has a budget for the new year, effective July 2017. This past July saw 71 lawmakers in Illinois legislature sweep Governor Bruce Rauner’s veto of the Democrats’ budget plan under the rug. With the new budget, Illinois will see a 32% tax…
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Welcome Week Helps Strengthen SXU Community

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Saint Xavier University (SXU) classes have officially begun, in an effort to create a welcoming community the school offered an abundance of activities throughout the week, known as Welcome Week, for students to participate in. Events were held between Thursday, August 17 and Thursday, August 31. SXU prides itself on…
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Meghann Sottile’s “Traced Hollows”

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Saint Xavier University (SXU) is currently displaying a stimulating exhibit titled, “Traced Hollows” by metalsmith and sculptor, Meghann Sottile, at the SXU Art Gallery. Sottile creates her masterpieces by using items that uses found objects. This will be her first solo exhibition. Art Lovers are welcome to check out her…
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Hurricane Harvey Devastates Texas

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

Around 9:45pm last Friday, Hurricane Harvey struck the Gulf Coast of the United States. Ranging at a Category 4, Harvey brought 130 mile per hour winds, torrents of rain, and devastating floods to land. As Harvey moved throughout coastal Texas, from Corpus Christi to Houston, and even inland from Austin…
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