Archive for November 8th, 2017

Twitter Trump’s Fireside Chats?

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

In 1933, President Franklin D. Roosevelt addressed the American public in roughly 30 speeches held over the radio. Those speeches captivated millions of listeners as they drew comfort in his, what would be dubbed, “fireside chats.” Roosevelt would talk on topics ranging from plans to deal with unemployment and the…
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Freedom of All Types of Speech Promotes Diversity

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

If you put five Americans in a room and have them state their opinion on a topic, it would result in ten differing opinions. That being said, that effect is not limited to Americans, but more of a commentary on how, no matter someone’s background or origin, there will always…
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Black Friday the new Thanksgiving?

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Fall, what’s not to love about the season? You’re able to break out those ironically ugly-turned-cute sweaters, it seems like everyone and their mother are releasing their Pumpkin Spiced everything, and there is at least one major holiday to celebrate from October to December. As we are nearing the end…
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Pre-Law Association Brings Back Mock Trials to SXU

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

After time off, the Saint Xavier University’s Pre-Law Association has returned in full force. The organization had been disbanded due to a lack of camaraderie. According to the association’s newest President, Rachael Norris, “The organization stopped for a while because the people who were running it did not get along…
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SXU Celebrates Diversity Awareness Week

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Saint Xavier University is celebrating Diversity Awareness Week on campus during the week of November  6 through the 10. SXNews stated, “SXU embraces the diversity of its community. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to be proud of their identities, as well as accept others.” The week will be hosted…
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SXU Welcomes Reverend Dr. Neichelle Guidry

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

On Monday, November 6, Saint Xavier’s Race and Justice Education and Action group (RJEA) hosted a talk on Multicultural Feminism with guest speaker, Reverend Dr. Neichelle R. Guidry. Guidry is a graduate of Clark Atlanta University and Yale Divinity School. Guidry completed her Doctor of Philosophy in the area of…
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Mercy Ministry Center: The Discussion Continues with Michael Sennett

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

     On Thursday, November 2, eight student leaders met with Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students, Tony Campbell, and four faculty members to continue the discussion on the move of the President’s Office into the Conference Room of the Mercy Ministry Center. Michael Sennett, a senior,…
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