Xavier Stevens

Xavier Stevens (23C) is from St. Louis, Missouri, studying English and Creative Writing. Outside of the Wheel, he plays ultimate frisbee with Emory Juice and enjoys listening to Daft Punk and The Staple Singers.

A student’s homecoming over winter break

When he wanted orange juice for breakfast, Josef Quispe (24N) climbed the orange tree in his front yard.  Quispe reached the top to find the freshest fruit and looked down at the ground. There, his brother held a shirt between his arms to catch the falling oranges like a net to make sure they wouldn’t  [...]

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Chow Club: a gateway to the world in Atlanta

On the sidewalk near M.L.K. Jr. Dr., “CHOW” written in yellow chalk with an arrow forward led me to an underground restaurant. Stories below the ground-level of Atlanta, I found a diverse community gathered at folding tables and chairs sharing a meal together. I sat at a table with a group of strangers, all with [...]

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Sweet Caroline: Emory men’s soccer hosts DIII NCAA tournament

The Emory men’s soccer team embraced senior goalkeeper Jack Hudson on the field, as students and supporters chanted Neil Diamond’s “Sweet Caroline” that played over the speakers at the Woodruff Physical Education Center (WoodPEC).  On the afternoon of Nov. 13, the Eagles faced off against the Centre College (Ky.) Colonels in the first round of [...]

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