Documentary addresses hazing

By: Randall Mitchell ~Guest Writer~ The National Pan-Hellenic Council,Student–Athlete Academic Support Services and Xavier University Club Sports have partnered up to present the documentary “Haze” as part of National Hazing Prevention Week. “Haze” is a film that tells the story of Lynn Gordon Bailey, Jr. who was found dead at the Chi Psi Fraternity house at University of Colorado at Boulder after a night of underage drinking and hazing activities. The documentary will be shown at 8 p.m. on Sept. 24 in Hailstones Hall. National Hazing Prevention Week is a national imitative that allows campuses, schools, organizations and communities the … Continue reading Documentary addresses hazing

Switchfoot drummer Chad Butler reveals band’s new album and tour

By: Hollis Conners In anticipation of its upcoming album “Fading West,” Switchfoot recently began its 43-city tour in St. Louis. The band will not only be playing songs from its new album, but also premiering its personal documentary “Fading West” before the concert. The documentary depicts the band’s journey through five countries, while the group searches for inspiration for their new album through surfing. The drummer for the band, Chad Butler, was able to give the Newswire some information and insight about the tour, the Fading West documentary and his personal feelings about the journey.  Xavier Newswire: Why did the … Continue reading Switchfoot drummer Chad Butler reveals band’s new album and tour