White Supremacist vandals return

By Hunter Ellis and Grace Hamilton, Multimedia Managing Editor and Breaking News Response Team Member Xavier has once again been targeted by vandalism from a White supremacist group, the most recent instance in a string of attacks dating back to late January 2021.  Wednesday night at 12:57 a.m., XUPD responded to a call reporting the destruction of property. The damage cited in the most recent attack included the slashing of a Black Lives Matter banner hanging from Bellarmine Chapel, the destruction of signage in the peace circle and the placement of stickers promoting the group around the Xavier Yard. XUPD … Continue reading White Supremacist vandals return

Newswire wins nine ONMA awards

As Newswire celebrates winning its first ONMA title, we thank you for reading Last Friday, Newswire was awarded the Frank E. Deaner Excellence in Collegiate Journalism Award. This is the second time Newswire has placed in the top three and the first time it has  taken home the gold. The Ohio News Media Association collegiate awards have been given annually for the past 13 years, and the Frank E. Deaner Award is given to two college papers based on student enrollment to recognize them as the best newspapers in the state.  The Excellence in Collegiate Journalism Award is named after … Continue reading Newswire wins nine ONMA awards