Archive for the ‘Opinions’ Category

The No-Filter Post

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

Hmm. I have two papers due tonight, one presentation at 9 AM tomorrow, and three tests after that. I really should be studying. But then again, I just got a call from my best friend saying the party tonight’s gonna be LIT! Ugh, I know I have a lot of…
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Do You #StandWithAhmed

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

One of the top national news stories this week revolved around a young man from Texas named Ahmed Mohamed. The young man was arrested when a teacher had suspected that he brought a homemade bomb to school that turned out to be clock. The authorities were called and Mohamed was…
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The Crusader of Sanity

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

A lot has happened to the Republicans within the last few weeks, including a debate. So, let’s see where we are at in the great American process known as elections. First, let’s get one thing out of the way…Jake Tapper and CNN put on one of the cattiest debates in…
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The No-Filter Post

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015

As a college student I think there is one thing that every student has endured and can relate to— stress. My entire life is surrounded around my education. My daily schedule goes a little like this: wake up at 6:00 am, drive to school, eat, go to class at 10:00…
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The Xavierite Welcomes You Back

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Welcome. As another year begins, The Xavierite would like to welcome you back to campus, or if you’re a first year welcome to Saint Xavier in general. You’re joining a great tradition that spans nearly two centuries. As Obi-Wan Kenobi would say, “You’ve just taken your first step into a…
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The Crusader of Sanity

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

Remember when Mitt Romney was running for POTUS three years ago? He looked like a Ken doll’s father, allegedly strapped a dog to the top of his car en route to a family vacation and decided to gear his campaign on what seemed like mostly economic issues – greatly ignoring…
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The No-Filter Post

Wednesday, September 16th, 2015

You may have heard about the scandalous drama between Nicki Minaj and Miley Cyrus at the VMA awards this year. You may have also seen the pictures of Kim Kardashian rocking her baby bump while still being able to wear 6 inch pumps. You probably even heard that Caitlyn Jenner…
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The Xavierite Reacts To: The Worst Promposal Ever

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

Ibrahim Ahmad, an 18-year-old Middle Eastern student in Washington, was suspended after strapping a fake bomb to himself as part of his plan to get a prom date. The teen was wearing a vest filled with paper tubes made to look like bombs as he held a sign saying he…
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The College Diaries

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

In honor of Earth Day taking place just last week, I thought I would take the time to write about an issue that is so much more serious and important than we realize, the environment. Since I began learning about Earth, the environment and our role in depleting its resources,…
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The Cougar Pulse

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015

1/3 of your life is spent sleeping. That equates to about 25 years of an average human’s life. This is an important time for your body to recover and to strengthen your memory. (CNN Health). With finals week quickly approaching,  sleep is more important than ever to ace that last…
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