Archive for November 1st, 2017

Student Response to “Save Campus Ministry” Petition

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

“My idea for Saint Xavier would be that every single policy, every single practice, every single program that we do, we have great confidence that it’s meeting the needs and the wants of the largest population of our students.” Those words were said by President Laurie M Joyner during an…
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Cougars Come From Behind Twice, Win Fourth Straight

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

For the second time in as many weeks, the Cougars overcame an early 14-point deficit and managed to defeat MSFA Mid-West rival University of Saint Francis (Ill.) Saturday 30-28. The road win improves Saint Xavier’s overall record to 7-1 and 3-0 in conference play. On a cold, dreary October afternoon,…
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Red Bulls Extinguish Fire’s Title Hopes

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Led by MLS’s golden boot winner, Nemanja Nikolic, the Chicago Fire faced off against the New York Red Bulls in their first postseason game since 2012 at Toyota Park. The two teams played to a 1-1 draw in the regular season with that game also taking place at Toyota Park,…
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SXU Men’s Soccer Finish Season On Four-Game Winning Streak

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

After beating Trinity International University, the Saint Xavier men’s soccer team strung three consecutive wins against Saint Ambrose University, Roosevelt University, and Trinity Christian College. The win against Saint Ambrose was at home and the final two were on the road, where Saint Xavier usually struggled. In their 2-0 win…
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Men’s Basketball Proves its Worth Against No. 9 Indiana University East

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

As fall sports wrap up and the calendar flips to November, Saint Xavier’s winter seasons are just getting started. The women’s basketball program looks to defend its Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) crown beginning on November 3, while the men kicked off its 2017-18 campaign on Saturday. The men attempt…
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Volleyball Team Suffers First Lost in Tournament Play

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Volleyball Team Suffers First Loss in Tournament Play It was a long week for the Cougars as they had to compete in 4 games over the course of 5 days. As grueling a schedule it was for them, this was sure to test them and their illustrious 15 game winning…
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Athlete Profile: Outside Hitter Bridget Krasowski

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

There is no denying that the Cougar Football team is having a great season.  It’s hard to believe that there are only two games left in the regular season.  But enough about football for one week, because I think it’s time to move to a different sport.  This article is…
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Diary of a Superhero Comic Novice: Deadpool Kills the Marvel Universe

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

WARNING: This article, as well as the comic that is discussed, comes with a Parental Advisory sticker attached. You’re all adults now, but there are mature themes affiliated with the Marvel character Deadpool that will be explored as I venture through my first comic book reading. Spoilers ahead! Last week…
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College Night At The Goodman Theatre: Yasmina’s Necklace

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

On Thursday October 26, I attended the Goodman Theatre’s second College Night event for the 2017/2018 season. I had a great experience at the event last month so of course I had to go back and experience it once again. The performance for this College Night was Yasmina’s Necklace, which…
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Trump’s Attempt to Salvage His Image

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

The reiteration on the “Opioid Epidemic,” Reagan inspired Trumponomics, and the escalating tensions with Russia show that President Trump must really want to turn back the clock in order to “Make America Great Again.” So much so, he’s placing emphasis on the release of several thousand previously classified files on…
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