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We’re going to Riot Fest 2016!

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Tune into WXAV 88.3 FM Chicago and to wxav.com for all of our Riot Fest coverage! We will have interviews with participating bands, along with pre-show coverage and post-show coverage. Plus at the top of every hour, we will be playing a song from a band at Riot Fest, so…
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Unforgettable

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

The world has lost yet another music legend. Tragic news broke last Thursday that music icon Prince, had passed away at the age of 57. Prince was found unresponsive in an elevator at his Paisley Park compound in Chanhassen, Minnesota and was pronounced dead not long after. Many people were…
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2016 Book to Movie Adaptations

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Alice Through the Looking Glass (May 27) : The sequel to Tim Burton’s live action adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s nonsensical fantasy classic, Through the Looking Glass sees the return of some familiar faces, as well as some new ones. Mia Wasikowska., Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, and Anne Hathaway all…
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Jungle Book Has the Bare Necessities

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

I will admit that there are a handful of things that I miss from my childhood–the absence of bills, mind crippling stress, and designated nap time.. But mostly, I think this film reminded me that I missed being enthralled by anthropomorphic talking animals. I’m not just talking about the animated…
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The 2016 SXU Student Commencement Speakers

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Saint Xavier University is proud to announce the students selected through a competitive process to present speeches at the May Commencement Ceremonies.  Peter London, Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting will present his speech on Friday, May 6 at 6:30 p.m. to graduates of SXU’s Graham School…
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PAYING IT FORWARD

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

If you were not aware, April is National Volunteer Month. However, at a micro-level, while it just passed April 16, National volunteer week, which is hosted by the Point of Light foundation, is observed every third week of April. Canada also holds observes volunteer week in conjunction with the US…
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Coachella Brings the Heat To California Desert

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

It’s time to bust out your flower crowns! Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival kicked off this past Friday and many musicians, as well as celebrities were all in attendance. There were even some big surprise appearances that nobody saw coming. Let’s recap what happened during the first weekend of…
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END OF SEMESTER BLUES

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

I will admit that it took some teeth pulling to start this article. I have been in somewhat of a rut, and it comforts me to know that I am likely not the only one. That end of semester lull is a tried and true rite observed every year. It…
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Goodbye…For Now?

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

The end of an era has finally come to a close. American Idol aired its series finale last Thursday and it was definitely one for the books. The night was full of surprises, tears, and a shocking conclusion. Let’s take a look at some of the memorable moments from the…
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Batman v. Superman Review

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

There is a certain satisfaction to be found within the title bout of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. There’s also a great deal of satisfaction to be found throughout the rest of the movie and yet those scenes seem to happen in equal measure with scenes that – for…
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