Archive for January, 2018

Patriots vs. Eagles: Super Bowl LII Preview

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

History repeats itself. Sixteen years ago, a backup quarterback was stepping into the biggest game of his life with a dynasty standing in the other way. However, after sixteen years the roles are flipped for Tom Brady. On February 3rd, 2002, he was the backup quarterback stepping in for injured…
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Athlete Profile: Brittany Collins

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

The Cougars’ women’s Basketball team is on a hot streak in January and they don’t plan on cooling off anytime soon.  In this month alone, the Cougars have won all six of their games in January.       The Cougars have not lost a game since their conference battle…
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Men’s Volleyball Records First Ever Win Against Saint Ambrose

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

The Cougars did  not have the best start to their season last week, but they were determined to put that game behind them and move forward. Coming off a rough loss to the Dominican University Stars, the Men’s Volleyball team defeated the St. Ambrose University Fighting Bees in five thrilling…
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Men’s Basketball Lose a Heartbreaker Against Holy Cross

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

SXU’s five game-winning streak comes to an end in dramatic fashion Saint Xavier’s men’s basketball team played some really close games this past week. The Cougars faced off against Saint Ambrose in the midweek game and finished off their week, on the road, against Holy Cross College. As mentioned, both…
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Seventh Heaven for Saint Xavier Women’s Basketball

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

The Cougars win streak reaches seven games after victories against Saint Ambrose and  Holy Cross Saint Xavier’s dominant season continued as they capped off their week with wins against Saint Ambrose University and Holy Cross College. Their midweek game against Saint Ambrose was at home where the Cougars are 9-1…
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The Boulet Brothers’ DRAGULA Season 2 Finale Recap

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Warning: the following contains spoilers for DRAGULA season 2 finale. Grotesque, obscene, and glamorous: The Boulet Brothers’ DRAGULA season 2 is filled with more drama and thrill than ever before. On October 31, 2016, the series aired their first episode leaving viewers with chills. DRAGULA gives lovers of RuPaul’s Drag…
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Nintendo Introduces New Cardboard DIY Toys for Switch

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Nintendo, out of all video game publishers, have been the life of the party. There is never a dull moment with them because you never know what they will invent next. As the creators of Legend of Zelda and Super Mario Bros, they have filled the hearts of many gamers…
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“Surprises” and “Snubs” of the 90th Annual Oscar Nominations

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

We are in the midst of awards season, folks. The Golden Globes has come and gone, the Grammy Awards took place this past Sunday, and the media has hit the ground running with editorials and reactions to the most recent announcement: the nominations for this year’s Oscars. If you have…
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On Coping with News Burnout

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

Paris is flooding. The Doomsday clock is two minutes to midnight. Vietnam is facing a migrant crisis due to global warming. The flu season hasn’t even peaked yet. There has been 11 school shootings in January so far. Donald Trump is still in office. It seems like every waking moment…
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The Sun is Energy For the Long Run

Wednesday, January 31st, 2018

On Monday, January 22, 2018, the Trump administration imposed tariffs on imported washing machines and solar panels. There is an approved 20% tariff on the first 1.2 million washing machines with 50% tariff on the remaining washing machines in the next two years. There is also an approved 30% tariff…
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