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  • The (American) Kestrel
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    The (American) Kestrel

    By Eric Myskowski, Assistant Reporter

    April 24, 2018

    Our namesake falcon, the American Kestrel (Falco Sparverius), is the most abundant and best-looking falcon that lives in the United States. Often referred to by its former name, the Sparrowhawk, the Kestrel is only the size of a dove or jay, yet it is one of the fiercest falcons. Preying on anything from birds, to small mammals to even large insects, it lives in open areas throughout the country. They hav...

  • The ESRB and Loot Boxes
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    The ESRB and Loot Boxes

    By Joshua Rigsby, Editor

    April 10, 2018

    The ESRB was founded on September 16, 1994 in response to the controversy of games such as Night Trap and Mortal Kombat. It is classified as an American self-regulatory organization that assigns age and content ratings to consumer video games. Recently, the ESRB has found itself in the line of fire for its pitiful attempt at classifying loot boxes after the consumer protection fiasco that was EA’s...

Learning More About the School’s Solar Initiative with Headmaster Eustis
A Closer Look at the Recent Open Houses

A Closer Look at the Recent Open Houses

December 5, 2017

After suffering lackluster enrollment last year, Xavier has placed an elevated importance on open houses and other ways to bring prospective students to the school. The turnout at the open houses was strong, especially at the November open house which historically had garnered little interest from prospective...

Why Students Must Attend College to Access their Spiritual Side

Why Students Must Attend College to Access their Spiritual Side

November 30, 2017

To people who swear that school lacks any importance, I am here to convince you to go to further your education. As a successful pool technician, I have realized that I have attained my success only because of having gone to college. Of all the many things I have learned at college, from my talents to...

Learning More About the School’s Solar Initiative with Headmaster Eustis
Five Things You Didn’t Know About Mr. McGrath
XNN Merger
The ESRB and Loot Boxes
Nintendo Switch: One Year In
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Classic Critique
The Decline of NFL TV Ratings
Uconn Football: The Return of Randy Edsall
The ESRB and Loot Boxes
Nintendo Switch: One Year In
Star Wars Battlefront 2 Classic Critique
Mr. Kieda: Xavier’s Secret Fortnite Legend
Why Students Must Attend College to Access their Spiritual Side
Brothers In Turmoil as Railroad Club Takes over Basement Swimming Pool
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