Employee Announcements

  • CINCO Innovative Educator of the Year Award - 6 hours ago | 13 views

    Posted: 9/22/14 3:27 PM

    CINCO Family Financial Center Credit Union and Xavier are proud to introduce  a new award for Xavier faculty.  $2000 in award money will be given to one winner and two finalists at the XU vs. Alabama men's basketball game on December 6, 2014.  Nominations are open through October 1, 2014.  For more information or to nominate a faculty member, please visit www.goxavier.com/CINCO

  • studio portraits - 13 hours ago | 35 views

    Posted: 9/22/14 9:13 AM

    The Office of University Communications offers studio sessions for faculty and staff to have portraits made or updated. The next session is on Wednesday, Sept. 24, from 10:00 a.m. to noon. The new photography/video studio is located in Alumni Room 114. No appointment is necessary.

     

  • Xavier Farmers Market, Wed Oct 1, 2-6 pm - 13 hours ago | 94 views

    Posted: 9/22/14 9:00 AM

    Join the Caf and Sustainability for the Xavier Farmers Market on the Yard, 2-6 pm on Wednesday, October 1st. Pick up fresh salad greens from Mary Lu of Grailville, salad dressing from Sandy and Jeff of the Organic Farm at Bear Creek, and dessert from Charity of Buona Terra - and wow your family and dinner guests! A pack of farmers and food artisans will be on campus for this special day. Wander by, meet a farmer, and find something delicious.  For more info, please contact Jennifer Paiotti at ext 3817.

  • Andrea Wawrzusin is new University Registrar - 13 hours ago | 104 views

    Posted: 9/22/14 8:41 AM

    Andrea Wawrzusin, Ph.D., has been hired as the University Registrar, effective October 1, 2014.  Most recently serving in the Registrar position at Appalachian State University, she also served in that capacity at the University of South Carolina Beaufort and as Associate and Assistant Registrar prior to that at Binghamton University.  Andrea's outstanding experience and commitment promises to bolster how Xavier continues to provide quality service and care to students through the Registrar's Office.  Please welcome Andrea as the new University Registrar.

  • Starbucks Grand Opening - Monday, September 22nd - 1 day ago | 125 views

    Posted: 9/21/14 2:21 PM

    The new Starbucks Cafe located inside of the Xavier University-All For One Shop University Station will open for a community open house Monday, Septemeber 22nd at 4:30 pm.  There will be free refreshments, samples of the fall Starbucks menu and many opprotunities to win free prizes.  As a special bonus the first 50 people to enter will get a random gift card valued between $5-$50.  Please stop by and join members of the Xavier community and local neighborhoods to celebrate the grand opening.

     

    The new store will begin it's normal hours of operation the following day.

    Monday -Friday 9:00-7:00

    Saturday 10:00-6:00

    Sunday 11:00-4:00

    Starbucks

    Monday - Friday 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

    Saturday 7:00 am - 11:00 pm

    Sunday 8:00 am - 11:00 pm

  • HAZE Documentary - 3 days ago | 100 views

    Posted: 9/19/14 5:09 PM

    As part of National Hazing Prevention Week, Student Athlete Academic Support Services, Club Sports and the National Pan-Hellenic Council  will present the documentary “Haze”. The documentary tells the tragic story of Lynn Gordon Bailey Jr and addresses the national crisis of alcohol abuse and hazing on college campuses. This event will take place September 24,2014 at 8pm in Hailstones 2.  National Hazing Prevention Week is September 22-26, 2014. 

    For more information: http://gordiescall.org/

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  • New Online Delivery System for Student Course Eval. . . - 3 days ago | 81 views

    New Online Delivery System for Student Course Evaluations

    Posted: 9/19/14 1:48 PM

    Xavier will move to entirely online delivery of student course evaluations begining this fall.  All courses which end after November 1 – that is, most of the regular fall semester courses – will use the new online course evaluation system.  Courses which end before November 1 will use the current paper-based Scantron system.  The new online delivery system is called EvaluationKIT.  More information can be found here.

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  • Xavier United Way Campaign Kick Off - 3 days ago | 21 views

    Posted: 9/19/14 8:56 AM

    Beginning today, September 22, 2014, Xavier University is proud to launch Xavier's annual United Way Campaign.  All Xavier employees will received a personal email link to participate from Co-chairs Mike Flick and David Knutson about the LIVE UNITED giving campaign.  To find out more about United Way and the ways they engage our community, view this video.

    For more information: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tDxOTD6dYmA#t=52

  • Two showings of G-dog documentary about Fr. Boyle,. . . - 4 days ago | 76 views

    Two showings of G-dog documentary about Fr. Boyle, S.J.

    Posted: 9/18/14 7:03 PM

    G-dog the movie is the documentary about Father Greg Boyle, S.J. of Homeboy Industries in LA and the book Tattoos on the Heart, which was this year's Common Reading eXperience book.

    Showings open to the entire Xavier community on Wednesday, September 24 at 8:30 pm and

    Thursday, September 25 at 8:30 pm will take place in Kennedy Auditorium (CLC 412). Sponsored by the Dorothy Day Center for Faith and Justice, the Xavier University Library, and the Institute for Spirituality and Social Justice.

  • Retirement Celebration for Marcia Poggione - 4 days ago | 144 views

    Posted: 9/18/14 10:25 AM

    The library staff cordially invites the Xavier community to a celebration for librarian Marcia Poggione, who is retiring at the end of this month after 14 years of service at Xavier. Marcia began her career at Xavier in 2000 as assistant director for public services, and since then has been instrumental in creating and maintaining the library’s website, producing the annual Faculty Publications document, and assisting countless students and faculty in her roles as a reference librarian, researcher, and liaison. Please join us between 1:30 – 3pm on Wednesday, September 24th, on the first floor of McDonald library, to reminisce and wish her well. For questions, please contact Alison Morgan at morgan@xavier.edu.

  • Retirement Celebration for Marcia Poggione - 4 days ago | 54 views

    Posted: 9/18/14 9:46 AM

    The library staff cordially invites the Xavier community to a celebration for librarian Marcia Poggione, who is retiring at the end of this month after 14 years of service at Xavier. Marcia began her career at Xavier in 2000 as assistant director for public services, and since then has been instrumental in creating and maintaining the library’s website, producing the annual Faculty Publications document, and assisting countless students and faculty in her roles as a reference librarian, researcher, and liaison. Please join us between 1:30 – 3pm on Wednesday, September 24th, on the first floor of McDonald library, to reminisce and wish her well. For questions, please contact Alison Morgan at morgan@xavier.edu.

  • A Jesuit Priest in the Nicaraguan Revolution - 4 days ago | 60 views

    Posted: 9/18/14 9:38 AM

    In honor of the 25th anniversary of the deaths of the UCA Martyrs of El Salvador, Fernando Cardenal, SJ, will be speaking on Tuesday, September 23, from 7:00-9:00pm in Kennedy Auditorium. He is a living example of advocacy and active commitment to the poor and oppressed. He spoke to the U.S. Congress to expose the human rights abuses of the Somoza dictatorship in Nicaragua. He headed up the Literacy Crusade in Nicaragua after the 1980 Revolution and is the former Minister of Education. All are welcome.

  • Title IX: Year in Review & Looking Ahead - 4 days ago | 47 views

    Posted: 9/18/14 9:26 AM

    Title IX Coordinator Kate Lawson shares highlights of year one and opportunities ahead.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/titleix/documents/2013-2014YearinReviewfromTIXO.pdf

  • Saturday Brunch with Melissa Harris-Perry - 5 days ago | 115 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 4:25 PM

    Join us in the MGWC, located on the second floor of the Gallagher Student Center, every Saturday morning from 10am - Noon. There will be a continental breakfast at 9:45am followed by discussions of the material discussed.

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  • Call for Applications for DCR Status - 5 days ago | 53 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 4:10 PM

    The Diversity Curriculum Requirement (DCR) implementation committee welcomes DCR course proposals for the Spring Semester 2015. Please see the attached guidelines and submit all required materials by Monday, October 13th   to: DCR@xavier.edu.

    Please note that the application form on the DCR web site can be used to apply for DCR and GDST status, but consideration for both is not automatic. You must check the appropriate boxes on the first page.

     

    Questions can be sent to Christine Anderson DCR@xavier.edu

     

     

  • Solidarity Semester: Nicaragua - 5 days ago | 26 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 2:42 PM

    Don’t forget to encourage students to apply for the Solidarity Semester: Nicaragua. Cultural immersion, live with host families, volunteer in the local community, take classes that pertain to daily experiences, and expand Spanish skills. Earn 15 credit hours toward degree plans. Check out this video to hear more! The application deadline is September 25. For more information contact Walker Gollar, gollar@xavier.edu or Shannon O’Neill, oneillsm@xavier.edu.

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  • Communications Workshop & Open House - 5 days ago | 50 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 2:07 PM

    The Office of University Communications will be offering a Social Media workshop on Monday, September 22, from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Surkamp conference room in the Alumni Center. Team members will share insight into tools like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and more as well as a few tips about advertising, data analysis and building your network using these platforms.  Please visit University Communications website to register for our Learning Sessions.  Communications is also holding a Marketing Open House on Tuesday, September 23, from 1:00pm-2:30pm.  All are welcome to drop by, no registration required for the Open House.  

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/university-communications/learn.cfm

  • Dependent Tuition Remission Information Session - 5 days ago | 54 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 12:13 PM

    A Dependent Tuition Remission Information Session is taking place on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Admission Office Presentation Room on the second floor of Schott Hall.

    If you have a child in high school and hope to take advantage of tuition remission, FACHEX (exchange with other Jesuit colleges and universities), or Tuition Exchange (more than 500 schools participate in this program nationwide), this session is one you don’t want to miss.  Learn more about the process and paperwork. 

    In order to help ensure there is a sufficient supply of materials, please R.S.V.P. by Wednesday, October 1 to Donna Conlon at conlond@xavier.edu or x3632.

     

     

     

     

  • Dependent Tuition Remission Information Session - 5 days ago | 22 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 12:13 PM

    A Dependent Tuition Remission Information Session is taking place on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Admission Office Presentation Room on the second floor of Schott Hall.

    If you have a child in high school and hope to take advantage of tuition remission, FACHEX (exchange with other Jesuit colleges and universities), or Tuition Exchange (more than 500 schools participate in this program nationwide), this session is one you don’t want to miss.  Learn more about the process and paperwork. 

    In order to help ensure there is a sufficient supply of materials, please R.S.V.P. by Wednesday, October 1 to Donna Conlon at conlond@xavier.edu or x3632.

     

     

     

     

  • FLC on Immersion Presentation - 5 days ago | 37 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 11:43 AM

    The Faculty Learning Community focused on "Achieving Integrated, Transformative Immersion Experiences at Xavier" will present the results of its year-long exploration from 12:00-1:30 Wednesday, September 24th in the CTE Faculty Lounge, CLC room 317. The FLC members, along with facilitators Irene Hodgson (Classics and Modern Languages) and Margaret Martin (Intensive English Program), discuss how they have transformed their personal classrooms, as well as their thoughts on transforming Xavier through immersion. Lunch provided.

  • Convocation available online - 5 days ago | 44 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 10:28 AM

    The entire University Convocation presentation from Fr. Graham last Monday, September 8, is now available for viewing online at www.xavier.edu/xulive/Archives.cfm. Fr. Graham's presentation included important information about this past year's accomplishments, strategic differentiators, and our Foundational triad including academic and education strength, financial and organizational health, and identity and brand, with our Jesuit mission, vision, and values in a central position. His presentation also shared the current state of the institution and higher education, considerations for things we should be doing right now, and projects that will advance The Xavier Way in the 2014-2015 academic year.

  • United Way Message from Fr. Graham - 5 days ago | 59 views

    Posted: 9/17/14 9:33 AM

    Beginning Monday, September 22, Xavier University is proud to run our annual United Way Campaign.  The attached is a message from Xavier President, Fr. Michael Graham, encouraging you to LIVE UNITED.

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  • Puppies! Puppies! Puppies! Puppies! - 6 days ago | 205 views

    Posted: 9/16/14 7:32 PM

    Active Minds will be hosting pet therapy  with SPCA dogs Wednesday from 1-3 in the Xavier Yard! Cuddles are free, but there will be dog bones available for $1!

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  • Studio Portraits - 6 days ago | 55 views

    Posted: 9/16/14 3:22 PM

    Studio Portrait Announcement: The Office of University Communications has studio sessions for faculty and staff to have portraits made or updated.
     Studio sessions are available on September 24th (Wednesday) from 10:00 till 12:00. The NEW photography/video studio is located in Alumni room 114. No appointment necessary.

     

  • Death in the Xavier Community - 6 days ago | 250 views

    Posted: 9/16/14 1:27 PM

    Patricia "Patti" Hoffman, sister of Carol Maegly (Provost's Office) passed away on September 11, 2014.  Visitation will be held Wednesday, September 17th from 8:30 a.m. -10:00 a.m. immediately followed by Memorial Mass at 10:00 a.m. at St. Michael the Archangel (11144 Spinner Avenue, Sharonville, OH 45241).

  • Community Action Day, September 20th! - 6 days ago | 74 views

    Posted: 9/16/14 12:35 PM

    Community Action Day will be held on Saturday, September 20th from 9am to 1pm beginning on the Xavier Yard. Join us for a morning of service at various organizations around Cincinnati. Students, staff, faculty, and alumni are all welcome to attend! Breakfast and lunch will be provided. 

    Email communityactionday@xavier.edu with questions!

  • Call for Household Items - 6 days ago | 121 views

    Posted: 9/16/14 11:51 AM

    The Center for International Education (CIE) is collecting household items for visiting scholars. This year, Xavier has visiting scholars from China, Taiwan, and Argentina. To allow for a most welcome stay, the CIE is collecting new or gently-used items to provide to the international scholars’ living spaces, while they are here at Xavier. Please consider donating any items listed on the attached flier. All items may be dropped off at the CIE, Gallagher Student Center, Room 230. 

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/international

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