Xavier Singers’ ‘School’d’ receives ‘A’ for effort

By: Leslie Wood ~Guest Writer~ As the semester is coming to a close, many on-campus groups are celebrating their soon-to-be-graduates. Xavier Singers did so with their performance School’d on March 17 and 18, which was intended to reflect the college experience through song. Seniors Sarah Rotte and Taylor Jach were also recognized for their long-term membership in the group. The show featured a variety of songs, from The Beatles’ “Help” and “Eleanor Rigby” to OneRepublic’s “Kids.” The show was designed to embody what some of their time in college looked like. However, this show mainly focused on the first year … Continue reading Xavier Singers’ ‘School’d’ receives ‘A’ for effort

Xavier Singers show features ‘excellent’ duo

By: Katrina Gross ~Staff Writer~ Xavier is home to a large population of artistically gifted students who showcase their talent through various groups, clubs and organizations around campus. One such group is the Xavier Singers, which will hold its end-of-semester show featuring the talent from other Xavier-sponsored clubs and organizations. The group consists of approximately 15-20 students from various majors and class levels who come up with the ideas and then execute a show at the end of every semester. The past shows have included dance, comedy and singing. Since it is a student-run organization, the entire show is completely choreographed … Continue reading Xavier Singers show features ‘excellent’ duo

Singers change leadership

By: Tatum Hunter ~Editor-in-Chief~ The campus show choir Xavier Singers is taking the group in a new direction this semester and operating without a non-student director for the first time in years. According to senior director of student affairs Leah Busam Klenowski, representatives from the Office of Student Involvement contacted Singers’ leadership during the summer and suggested that the group reorganize its leadership and forego a fall semester performance. Klenowski said that budget and space issues were threatening the club’s vitality. Since the Department of Music and Theatre was formed in 2012, it has become increasingly difficult for groups outside … Continue reading Singers change leadership