Continued Coverage: Russia invades Ukraine

By Sophie Boulter, World News Editor Updated: Apr. 13, noon U.S. President Joe Biden said that Russia is carrying out genocide in Ukraine.  “(He is) trying to wipe out the idea of even being Ukrainian,” Biden said.  When asked to clarify his comments, he doubled down on his use of the term.  “Yes, I called it genocide because it’s become clearer and clearer that Putin is just trying to wipe out the idea of even being Ukrainian,” Biden said.  “More evidence is coming out of the horrible things that the Russians have done in Ukraine. And we’re going to only … Continue reading Continued Coverage: Russia invades Ukraine

News in Brief

By: Meredith Francis ~Campus-News-Editor~ Marriage licenses issued to same-sex couples in Alabama A federal judge in Alabama issued a ruling that instructed a probate judge in Mobile County to allow same-sex couples to obtain marriage licenses. The ruling sends a message to other Alabama counties after the Chief Justice of the Alabama Supreme Court encouraged probate judges in many counties to ignore the federal ruling that struck down same-sex marriage bans. ISIS kills 21 Christians in Libya An ISIS propaganda video was released, showing 21 Egyptian Christians being beheaded on a Libyan beach. The captives had been kidnapped from Sirte, … Continue reading News in Brief

Art exhibit highlights Ukrainian culture “Three

By: Lydia Rogers ~Staff Writer~ Ukrainian culture and heritage are currently being highlighted on Xavier’s campus with the “Three Intuitions” photography exhibit. On Jan. 25, Exhibit Co-curators Gregory Rust and Guennadi Maslov teamed up with Cincinnati-Kharkiv Sister-City Partnership to bring the art exhibit to the Gallagher Student Center (GSC). The exhibit showcases photography from three well-known Ukrainian photographers, Andrey Avdeenko, Mstyslav Chernov and Igor Manko, who each portray their perceptions of life in Ukraine. The exhibit demonstrates how modern artists are able to expose various and sometimes contradictory visions of a single subject. The photos are being displayed on the … Continue reading Art exhibit highlights Ukrainian culture “Three