Music Series hosts renowned, classical musician The Xavier Newswire’s exclusive interview with pianist and radio host, Christopher O’Riley

By: Nick McGill ~Sports Editor~ Christopher O’Riley is a classical pianist and a public radio host of the show, “From the Top” on National Public Radio in which he highlights young musicians. He is known for his piano arrangements of music by alternative artists. O’Riley performs about 30 concerts a year in addition to hosting his radio show. At 2:30 p.m. on Sept. 28 in the Gallagher Student Center theatre, O’Riley will be holding a concert with arrangements of songs by Radiohead and a classic work by Sergei Rachmaninoff. Ticket prices start at $12 for the public while tickets are … Continue reading Music Series hosts renowned, classical musician The Xavier Newswire’s exclusive interview with pianist and radio host, Christopher O’Riley

Reds bring All-Star Game to Cincinnati

By: Nick McGill ~Sports Editor~ Next July, Cincinnati will be in a whirlwind as baseball fanatics from all over the country will flock to Great American Ballpark where baseball’s best will all be under one spotlight. For the first time since 1988, the Major League. Baseball All-Star Game will take place in Cincinnati in 2015. Riverfront Stadium hosted the All-Star Game then, and now the young Great American Ball Park looks to be a suitable host. Each year the best players in baseball are voted to the All-Star Game where they compete against other superstars for bragging rights for their … Continue reading Reds bring All-Star Game to Cincinnati

Basketball team to host clinic

By: Nick McGill~Sports Editor~ The Xavier women’s basketball team has set out to serve young basketball players in the community. They are hosting the sixth annual “Girls Day Out” event on Sept. 14 at the Cintas Center. It serves as a one-day basketball camp for young girls to play basketball, learn skills and meet the players and coaching staff of the Musketeers. The clinic is held for girls in grades one through eight, and parents are invited to join them as Xavier players and coaches lead the activities and drills. The clinic is aimed not only at the girls, but … Continue reading Basketball team to host clinic