SGA reaches deal with SAC

By: Nick Bergeman ~Staff Writer~ The Student Government Association (SGA) passed a resolution on Oct. 5 to allocate $20,000 to the Student Activities Council (SAC) to sponsor the XavierFest headliner, but SGA and SAC negotiated the terms of the agreement until Oct. 28, when the agreement was finalized. After SGA voted to approve the sponsorship, SAC then had to vote either for or against each proposed term, but SAC did not meet until Oct. 21, at which point it discussed concerns and voted to propose changes back to SGA. The original agreement called for a committee comprised of 60 percent … Continue reading SGA reaches deal with SAC

Marty McFly arrives in 2015 Where exactly is that new sound that we’ve been looking for?

By: Nick Bergeman ~Staff Writer~ “So tell me, future boy, who’s president of the United States in 1985?” “Ronald Reagan.” “Ronald Reagan, the actor? Then who’s vice president, Jerry Lewis?” When “Back to the Future” was released in 1985, writer Bob Gale had a bit of fun mocking how ridiculous someone in 1955 might find the world in 30 years, as exemplifed by above dialogue. “Back to the Future Part II,” released in 1989, took its own shots at predicting 30 years in the future based on the original 1985 film when Marty McFly travels to 2015 on a mission … Continue reading Marty McFly arrives in 2015 Where exactly is that new sound that we’ve been looking for?