Employee Announcements

  • STRATEGIES TO STRENGTHEN LOCAL HOUSING MARKETS - 12 hours ago | 5 views

    Posted: 9/29/14 5:35 PM

    Cincinnati Neighborhoods are experiencing demographic and economic shifts. While some are rebounding from the foreclosure crisis, others are just starting to think about new uses for vacant property. While the physical characteristics of our neighborhoods vary greatly, many communities share similar challenges. 

    Join Liz Blume, Executive Director of the Community Building Institute, Peg Moertl, Senior Vice President with PNC Bank, and Rick Williams, President of the Home Ownership Center of Greater Cincinnati as they explore new strategies to strengthen local housing markets. 

    October 17th, 2014

    11:30 a.m. -1:00 .p.m.

     Schiff Family Conference Center, Xavier University

     

  • Benefits Open Enrollment - 16 hours ago | 48 views

    Posted: 9/29/14 1:53 PM

    Xavier University’s annual Open Enrollment (OE) period is around the corner.  Mark your calendar with these key OE dates, and watch for additional details:

    Week of October 23, 2014—Employee Information Sessions begin

    Monday, November 10, 2014—Annual Xfit Benefits Fair (Cintas Center)

    Open Enrollment –Tuesday, November 11-Monday, November 24, 2014

     

  • Faculty Staff Retreat - 3 days ago | 68 views

    Posted: 9/26/14 12:56 PM

    Thursday, October 9th – Fall Break

     Ignatius Was Not Always a Jesuit

     All are invited to a day of renewal in the Ignatian tradition. 

     See the panel of presenters here

     RSVP to Diana rischman@xavier.edu

  • Peter Pan Flying to the Aronoff - 3 days ago | 82 views

    Posted: 9/26/14 12:03 PM

    The Cincinnati Ballet presents Peter Pan at the Aronoff Center for the Arts downtown November 7-9. Xavier students, faculty, and staff can get discounted tickets.  See the attached flier for more information.

    1-Xavier University.pdf

  • Graduate Fellowships - 3 days ago | 47 views

    Posted: 9/26/14 10:44 AM

    Faculty and staff are asked to make senior students in the humanities aware of a fellowship opportunity, from the Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts, for those interested in becoming teacher-scholars at church-related universities. Students who plan to enter doctoral or MFA programs and have received a bachelor's degree from Xavier after April 2010 are eligible. Students must contact Lilly administrative representative Debra Mooney@xavier.edu before October 15 to be nominated. 

  • How United Way supports college bound students - 3 days ago | 18 views

    Posted: 9/26/14 9:20 AM

    Each year, United Way works with high schools in need of graduation boosts. This helps Xavier. With more college bound high school graduates around the country, Xavier has the potential to draw more applications each year. Find out more about United Way's efforts at Henry Ford High School in Michigan to increase their graduation rate by 18%.

    For more information: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IpQrD89gcY

  • How United Way supports college bound students - 3 days ago | 9 views

    Posted: 9/26/14 9:20 AM

    Each year, United Way works with high schools in need of graduation boosts. This helps Xavier. With more college bound high school graduates around the country, Xavier has the potential to draw more applications each year. Find out more about United Way's efforts at Henry Ford High School in Michigan to increase their graduation rate by 18%.

    For more information: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2IpQrD89gcY

  • Marketing Open House - 3 days ago | 42 views

    Posted: 9/26/14 8:54 AM

    The Office of University Communications will host a Marketing Open House on Thursday  October 2, from 9:30 a.m to 11:00 a.m. for those who need assistance with small projects, web updates, social media inquiries or more.  All are welcome to drop by, no registration required for the Open House

    Please visit University Communications for additional Open House dates and to register for learning sessions such as Communications Toolkit, Social Media, Updating Your Website and Content Creation, Storytelling and Media Relations.

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

  • Grand Opening Sale Tonight Only - 4 days ago | 142 views

    Posted: 9/25/14 11:52 AM

    Tonight only, we are having a Grand Opening sale at the All for One Shop at University Station. The sale is 25% off a single apparel or gift item between 7pm - 9 pm only. This sale includes anything in the store!

    Hope to see you all tonight!

    All for One Shop Team

  • Are you smarter than a Xavier Grad? - 4 days ago | 55 views

    Posted: 9/25/14 11:16 AM

    This is a trivial matter. Well sort of. Grab some faculty and staff and form a team to play against alums and students during Reunion Weekend. Friday, Nov. 7th in Duffs. Register at www.xavier.edu/crashtheparty. For questions call Darlene Gilligan at 3192

  • Go Passionately Pink and X Out Cancer with Xavier . . . - 4 days ago | 73 views

    Go Passionately Pink and X Out Cancer with Xavier Dining

    Posted: 9/25/14 10:29 AM

    EVENT ID # 19255286

    Xavier Dining invites you to join us in going Passionately Pink®! It is a great way to help end breast cancer forever. Please wear your Pin all month long.

    All you need to do is wear pink, have fun on October 30 in Hoff Dining Commons, and help support the life-saving work of Susan G. Komen® by making a donation anytime this month. Together, we can help Komen fund critical breast cancer research, as well as supporting local education, screening and treatment programs that impact people in our community. We will go Passionately Pink by X Out Cancer Candy Extravaganza October 15 in Fenwick Atrium sponsored by the student associates of X Spot.

    If you can make a donation, I encourage you to give online. It is easy! Just go to passionatelypink.org and click on “Find an Event.” Our Event name is Xavier Dining X Out Cancer. When you donate online, you will receive an electronic receipt and be able to see how your donation is contributing to our Event fundraising goal of $1500.

     

    If you have any questions, please let me know and do not forget to wear pink on October 30 in Hoff! Thank you.

    Sincerely,

    Jennifer Paiotti

    Communications & Marketing Director

    Xavier Dining

    P: 513-745-3817   

    Ricej3@xavier.edu

     

    Go Passionately Pink and help end breast cancer forever!

    passionatelypink.org

    For more information: http://www.info-komen.org/site/TR/PassionatelyPink/HeadquartersSite?team_id=309211&pg=team&fr_id=4396

    1-Passionately Pink Invite Letter.doc

  • Renowned Photojournalists lecture - 4 days ago | 49 views

    Posted: 9/25/14 9:22 AM

    As part of this year’s FotoFocus, two renowned photojournalists: Joe Rodriguez and Lili Holzer-Glier will be lecturing and talking about their work Friday, Sept. 26 at 1pm in the Xavier University Art Gallery in the Cohen building. FotoFocus is the month-long celebration of photography in Cincinnati. Xavier’s art gallery will be among other local art galleries that will focus on a wide range of photography with different genres and subject matter. This event is free to the public. Their work can be found here:

    http://www.josephrodriguezphotography.com/

    http://liliholzerglier.com/

  • HR Business Partner named - 5 days ago | 139 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 4:45 PM

    The Office of Human Resources (OHR) welcomes James P. Hartman as Human Resources (HR) Business Partner, a role previously held by Connie Perme. Jim served as Director of HR, Reisenfeld & Associates, a creditors’ rights law firm, and as Director, HR and Administration, Convergys Corporation. He joins the Xavier University family on Monday, September 29, 2014.

    Divisional assignments include:  Student Affairs; Student Enrichment; Academic Affairs and Graduate School; Williams College of Business; College of Arts and Sciences; College of Social Sciences, Health and Education; Office of the Provost and Chief Academic Officer and University Relations.

    Jim has helped employers earn recognition as “Top Workplace in Cincinnati” and “Fortune Most-Admired Company.” He is an effective team builder, having managed all HR facets, including staffing; employee relations; benefit/salary administration; talent management and reorganization. Jim is credentialed as Senior Professional Human Resources (SPHR) and holds an MBA from Xavier and BS from the University of Dayton.

  • Benefits Life Events Online - 5 days ago | 73 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 4:30 PM

    Did you know that certain events in your life, such as getting married or adopting a child, can affect your Xavier benefits? The Office of Human Resources (OHR) introduces a new web-based center to process Life Event changes.  More  

    1-Page 2-Life Event- Hub Attachment.pdf

  • TIAA-CREF – Clarification to Share Class Communica. . . - 5 days ago | 93 views

    TIAA-CREF – Clarification to Share Class Communication

    Posted: 9/24/14 3:28 PM

    Please find additional information regarding the recent communication you received at your home concerning retirement plan share class changes.

    1-Share Class Change Clarification 092014.pdf

  • FREE PIZZA AND DRINKS WITH THE PRE LAW SOCIETY IN . . . - 5 days ago | 123 views

    FREE PIZZA AND DRINKS WITH THE PRE LAW SOCIETY IN 2 HOURS!!!

    Posted: 9/24/14 2:30 PM

    The Xavier Pre Law Society will be hosting its first meeting, TODAY from 4:30-6:00 PM in Gallagher Student Center room 330  
     
    We will be reviewing what the club is all about, have a brief introduction from our Pre Law advisors , discuss ways you can get involved, and what you can be doing NOW to prepare for law school.
     
    As at every meeting, free pizza and drinks will be provided :)

  • Newswire Printing Error on Page 4 - 5 days ago | 130 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 11:44 AM

    Due to a printing error, this week's page four of the Newswire is actually last week's page four. To read this week's click on the PDF or JPEG file. The stories will also be posted online this afternoon. We apologize for the error!

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  • Death in the Xavier Community - 5 days ago | 197 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 10:26 AM

    Terence E. Smith, brother of Margaret Groeschen in the University Library, passed away at his home in Edison, NJ, on Wednesday, September 10th. A memorial mass was held in Alexandria, KY, on Saturday, September 20th. Memorial donations are welcome to the Department of Otolaryngology Research Fund at New Jersey Medical School, c/o Rutgers Foundation, 65 Bergen Street, Room 1540, Newark, NJ, 07107.

    For more information: http://www.costello-runyon.com/obituary/Terence-E.-Smith/Edison-NJ/1418917

  • How Your United Way Donation Works - 5 days ago | 24 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 10:13 AM

    As Xavier is currently involved in our annual United Way campaign, it's interesting to note how important your doantionss are for the lives and intiatives in our community.  United Way needs you!  Take a look!

    For more information: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1AI-uTOYrqs

  • December Graduation Application Deadline - 5 days ago | 43 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 9:50 AM

    Are you planning to graduate this December? The deadline to apply for December graduation is October 3, 2014. Students submitting their Application for Graduation after October 3, 2014 will be charged an additional $50 late fee, so please apply soon. 

    You can apply online by clicking on the Graduation Application link in the Academic Records/Registration section of Student Services on the Xavier Student Hub. 

    1-Graduation Application Instructions.pdf

  • Quantitative Reasoning and the New Core - 5 days ago | 58 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 9:41 AM

    What is quantitative reasoning, and why are we teaching it in the new Core? Dr. Dorothy Wallace, Professor of Mathematics from Dartmouth, will speak on "Number and Soul: Quantitative Reasoning and the Liberal Arts" on Wednesday, October 15 at 4:30 in the Conaton Board Room. The talk is free and open to the public.  Students, faculty and staff across the university are encouraged to attend.  Sponsored by the Faculty Learning Community on Quantitative Literacy.

  • LAC is Hiring Tutors - 5 days ago | 75 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 9:38 AM

    The LAC is hiring additional tutors for our staff. We are especially interested in students who can tutor in MATH, Stats (MATH 116, 156, 158), STAT 211, ACCT, ECON, and SPAN, but other areas may also be needed.  If interested, please complete an application at http://www.xavier.edu/lac/Tutor-Application.cfm by Monday, October 6, 2014 at 5:00PM.  If you have any questions, please contact Stephanie Daniels at danielss3@xavier.edu or 513-745-3214.

     

  • Institute for Spirituality and Social Justice - 5 days ago | 33 views

    Posted: 9/24/14 8:35 AM

    All faculty, administrators, and staff are most cordially invited to the official launch of Xavier's new Institute for Spirituality and Social Justice (ISSJ) this Sunday, September 28 at 7:00 p.m. in the Cintas Center.

    The ISSJ was created to bring issues at the intersection of spirituality and social justice into public awareness, and to provide a space to explore those issues with academic credibility and sophistication, spiritual sensitivity, and ethical integrity, supported by the wisdom traditions of the human community at large. The ISSJ offers graduate degrees, certificates, workshops, retreats, and other programming.

    After an introduction to the Institute and its offerings, former Xavier professor and Paul Tillich Professor Emeritus of Theology, World Religions and Culture Paul Knitter will deliver a presentation entitled "Contemplation in Action: a Jesuit Model for Globally Responsible Interreligious Dialogue" with commentary by Theology Professor Karen Enriquez and roundtable conversation.

    A reception will follow the presentation and conversation.

    A poster describing the events of the entire weekend is attached. For more information about the ISSJ go to http://www.xavier.edu/issj.  For additional details contact Dr. Gillian Ahlgren ahlgren@xavier.edu

  • 50th Anniversary Luncheon - 6 days ago | 112 views

    Posted: 9/23/14 4:12 PM

    The Union Institute and University invites Cincinnati-area colleagues to an October 17 Presidents’ Forum Luncheon. Download the complimentary invitation.

    1-Union Institute announcement.pdf

  • Spanish Conversation Tables for Faculty and Staff - 6 days ago | 54 views

    Posted: 9/23/14 3:18 PM

    Ms. Paula Manelli, a Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant from Argentina, is hosting Spanish conversation tables for faculty and staff on Thursdays at 11:00 am in the Center for International Education, GSC 230. Beginners to advanced Spanish speakers are welcome. For more information, please contact Paula at manellim@xavier.edu. 

  • Pre Law Society - First meeting of the semester! - 6 days ago | 27 views

    Posted: 9/23/14 11:52 AM

     
    The Xavier Pre Law Society will be hosting its first meeting TOMORROW, Wednesday, September 24th from 4:30-6:00 PM in Gallagher Student Center room 330 Free pizza and drinks will be provided :) 
     
    We will be reviewing what the club is all about, have a brief introduction from our Pre Law advisors , discuss ways you can get involved, and what you can be doing NOW to prepare for law school.
     
     
     

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  • Flash Sale - All For One Shop- University Station - 6 days ago | 128 views

    Posted: 9/23/14 10:23 AM

    We will be hosting a Flash Sale event today, and today only, at the All for One Shop at University Station.

    The Flash sale includes:

    25% off Tees and Tanks includes long sleeve, short sleeve and sleeveless for men, women and kids, excluding Under Armour and Nike

    25% off Headwear, excluding Under Armour and Nike

    25% off Drinkware

    25% off Backpacks and Bags, excluding Under Armour and Nike

    Stop by and visit our new location at University Station and pick up some great deals. Along with the Flash sale, we also have other deals. Spend $50 or more and receive a free Agenda/Planner and buy a Xavier University Travel Mug and get 10 Starbucks refills for 50 cents each!

    Our normal business hours are Monday-Friday 9am-7pm, Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 11am-4pm

    Hope to see you soon!
     

  • Faculty Staff Retreat - 6 days ago | 123 views

    Posted: 9/23/14 9:54 AM

    Thursday, October 9th – Fall Break

    Ignatius Was Not Always a Jesuit

    All are invited to a day of renewal in the Ignatian tradition. 

    See the panel of presenters here

    RSVP to Diana rischman@xavier.edu

  • Provost Area Assembly - 6 days ago | 104 views

    Posted: 9/23/14 7:14 AM

    Provost and Chief Academic Officer Scott Chadwick invites members of the Xavier community to an assembly on Monday, October 6, from 3:00 p.m.-4:15 p.m. in the Cintas Center. The event is being streamed live for those unable to attend in person. Details about connecting to the live-stream and submitting questions online will be provided on the day of the event