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  • A Closer Look at the Recent Open Houses
    Campus News, Opinions, Student Life

    A Closer Look at the Recent Open Houses

    By Eric Myskowski, Assistant Reporter

    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 students. Overall, about 250 perspective students came, higher than the turnout for the previous...

  • Why Do People Believe Halloween Is So Scary?
    Opinions, Student Life, uncategorized

    Why Do People Believe Halloween Is So Scary?

    By Alexander Pralea, Editor

    October 31, 2017

    Over the past millennia, the date October 31st has always held in special place in the eyes of the West. Originally an agricultural holiday emphasizing the closeness of the earth with the spirit world, All Hallows’ Eve has long evoked fear and mistrust. This is especially true in the modern era, in which unsubstantiated theories on the dangers of Halloween have been reported. If one pays attention t...

  • The Decline of NFL TV Ratings
    Sports

    The Decline of NFL TV Ratings

    By Eric Myskowski, Assistant Reporter

    October 17, 2017

    The decline of TV ratings for the NFL is continuing this year. Last week’s ratings are down eight percent from the 2016 season and eighteen percent from 2015. According to ESPN, the number of viewers is at 15.156 million viewers in 2017 down from 18.438 million in 2015. This continuing trend is starting to worry the league because a huge portion of their revenue comes from television advertisements....

A Closer Look at the Recent Open Houses
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 t...

Why Do People Believe Halloween Is So Scary?

Why Do People Believe Halloween Is So Scary?

October 31, 2017

Over the past millennia, the date October 31st has always held in special place in the eyes of the West. Originally an agricultural holiday emphasizing the closeness of the earth with the spirit world, All Hallows’ Eve has long evoked fear and mistrust. This is especially true in the modern era, i...

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