Posts Tagged ‘features’

“Stronger Than Storms”:CW’s Network Stars Raise Money for Hurricane Relief Efforts

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

I feel like by this point in time, I’m an unofficial promoter of the stars of the CW network, specifically for Supernatural. However, since this is also in promotion of an excellent cause and would assist in the devastation currently happening in southeast United States, I definitely feel that this…
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Chance the Rapper Influences More Concerts at the White Sox Ballpark

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

  Last fall, Chance the Rapper initiated the first ever concert at the Chicago White Sox ballpark. The event took place on September 24th, 2017  selling out instantly. A second offer for tickets was forced to be which then included tickets available for seats  located behind the stage, meaning that…
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You’ll Float, Too: It (2017) Movie Review

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

With movies such as Happy Death Day, Jigsaw, and even Boo! 2: A Madea Halloween coming out in October, it can be easy for a Halloween fan to get hyped up as the countdown towards candy, jump scares, and horror films begins. However, while Halloween may be the most popular…
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Ruthless and Reckless at Riot Fest

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Riot Fest started up in 2005 as a multi venue event harboring music that encompasses punk, rock, alternative, metal and hip-hop. The fest takes place every September since then with the exception that it is now an outdoor event hosted in Douglas Park. The fest is three days long event…
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Professor Profiles: Dr. Mary Beth Tegan

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Dr. Mary Beth Tegan is an associate professor of English in Saint Xavier University’s College of Arts and Sciences, as well as the director of the Undergraduate Honors Program.Her primary field of focus is British Literature and feminism in literature, though she does teach a wide variety of courses for…
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Breakfast on the Fly

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Skipping breakfast is probably the worst mistake you can make while attending college. The value of of the first meal of the day is reiterated in almost every school’s lunchroom and health center anyone has ever been to. Still as American children grow older, fewer eat breakfast. On average about…
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How to Have Fun For Free in Chicago: A Broke College Student’s Guide to Free Days in Chicago’s Culture Spots

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Let’s face it, everyone. As college students, when we see the word “free” in an advertisement that features either a product or an event that we would like to obtain or attend, we tend to leap at the opportunity to take advantage of it. Whether it’s free samples, free admission…
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Oxford University: A Study Abroad Experience

Wednesday, August 30th, 2017

    Over the past May term, Saint Xavier’s students were given the incredible opportunity of attending a study abroad program hosted in Oxford University, England. Sponsored by the Honors Program, the Oxford Study Abroad Program (OSAP) allowed for students to work either individually or in small groups underneath the…
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My First Year at SXU In Retrospect

Monday, April 24th, 2017

We are approaching May and nearing the end of the school year, which means Summer! This was my Freshmen year at Saint Xavier University and I had no idea what to expect from my first year of college. I think now is as good a time as any to reflect…
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Star Wars Celebration 2017 Recap

Monday, April 17th, 2017

This year’s Star Wars Celebration just wrapped up and fans of the series received exciting news over the weekend. For those who don’t know what Star Wars Celebration is, it is a fan gathering that celebrates the beloved sci-fi franchise. This year, the celebration took place in Orlando, Florida and…
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