Archive for the ‘Opinions’ Category

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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The Xavierite Reacts To:

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

ESPN suspended reporter Britt McHenry for a week following the release of a video that features McHenry berating the desk worker of towing company after her car was towed. The video, which was captured by a surveillance camera, begins with McHenry saying to the employee, “I am in the news,…
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The College Diaries

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Over the course of the last year, I have done a lot of research; papers and projects on the topic of privacy on the Internet. Social media and online communication have also been major points of interest for me. Luckily, with technology and electronics rapidly advancing, people of the communication…
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The Cougar Pulse

Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

On April 16th, the Tri-Beta Biological Honor Society hosted an educational wildlife show put on by the Big Run Wolf Ranch. The “Big Run Wolf Ranch is a non-profit, federally licensed, educational facility which specializes in the education and conservation of North American wildlife.” (bigrunwolfranch.org) It is located at 14857…
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The Xavierite Reacts To: Hillary Clinton Running For President

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

After two years of speculation, Hillary Rodham Clinton officially announced on Sunday that will be running for president. Clinton has long been considered a frontrunner in this election, despite the fact that no other candidates in the Democratic Party (as of press time) have announced that they are running yet….
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The College Diaries

Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

I am certainly not the Youtube fanatic that many my age are, but I have one very strong Youtube weakness, Jenna Marbles. For those that are not familiar with this Youtuber, Jenna Mourey (who goes by Jenna Marbles on her Youtube channel) is a young woman who rose to internet…
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