Employee Announcements

  • Conway Faculty Fellowship - Application Informatio. . . - 4 hours ago | 10 views

    Conway Faculty Fellowship - Application Information

    Posted: 10/8/15 9:24 AM

    Applications for the Conway Faculty Fellowship in Jesuit Education for 2016-17 are accepted through November 9.  Information and the application are available on the Conway Institute website.

  • Reminder - Upcoming Tuition Remission Information . . . - 6 hours ago | 38 views

    Reminder - Upcoming Tuition Remission Information Session

    Posted: 10/8/15 7:54 AM

    Dependent Tuition Remission Information Session

    A Dependent Tuition Remission Information Session will take place on Tuesday, October 13 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in the Admission Office Presentation Room in 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. to Donna Conlon at x3632 or conlond@xavier.edu.



  • 2016 Rome Program Information Session - 1 day ago | views

    Posted: 10/7/15 1:04 PM

    Our final information sessions for the 2016 Winter and Summer programs in Rome will take place in Alter Hall 203 on Tuesday, October 13 and Wednesday, October 14 at 4:15pm.

    Come and Learn how you can participate in this great opportunity to earn Xavier core credits while living in The Eternal City!

  • Final United Way Appeal - 1 day ago | 51 views

    Posted: 10/7/15 10:27 AM

    Friday, October 9 marks the final day for Xavier's annual United Way appeal. As Fr. Graham noted, he hopes that each employee prayerfully considers making a donation as part of this annual initiative and to see a 100% participation rate. Let's celebrate Xavier's commitment to serve those in need by helping United Way make this an ever stronger, more caring community!  One final e-mail from the United Way will be sent to each employee on Friday.

  • Talk to a Librarian & Get a Free Water Bottle - 1 day ago | 184 views

    Posted: 10/7/15 9:14 AM

    Librarians will be staffing a table in Alter Hall today from 12:45 -- 2:45pm on the first floor near Bellarmine Chapel. They will offer research assistance ideas for papers and projects. Free gift to students for stopping by and talking with them! For questions, please contact Vicki Young at youngv@xavier.edu

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  • Due to Demand, Adding 3 more Mentor Program Info S. . . - 1 day ago | 59 views

    Due to Demand, Adding 3 more Mentor Program Info Sessions

    Posted: 10/7/15 9:13 AM

    The Xavier Mentor Program matches students (sophomores, juniors & graduate) of any major with career professionals/executives to help the student on their journey from classroom to career.  The mentoring relationship lasts until the student graduates from Xavier.  We had over 120 students attend Monday's "final" info session, but know many students couldn't attend.  So, we've added 3 more info session options.  Interested students need to attend one of them to be eligible to apply: Tues., Oct. 13th @ 5pm AND Wed., Oct. 14th @ 4:00 & again @4:30, all in Kennedy Auditorium (412 CLC).  Please encourage students to take advantage of this unique Program.  Visit www.xavier.edu/mentor for more details.

    Questions?  Contact Sarah Brinker-Good at 513-745-4335 or email brinkergoods@xavier.edu.

  • CTE Faculty in Residence Staff Session - 1 day ago | 51 views

    Posted: 10/7/15 7:30 AM

    Join us today at 1:00 in CLC 308 as Professor Assudani discusses how                 
    we relate to innovation to a new product such as an I-Phone or an I-Pad.
    This session will also examine other forms of innovations which are
    equally important.


  • Volleyball and Cornhole with Carlos Dunlap Foundat. . . - 1 day ago | views

    Volleyball and Cornhole with Carlos Dunlap Foundation

    Posted: 10/6/15 10:25 PM

    Come be part of a volleyball (3v3) or cornhole (2v2) tournament at the Volleyball Blitz featuring Carlos Dunlap and friends from the Cincinnati Bengals! 

    When: Friday, Oct 9, 6pm
    Where: HAHANA Beach 7605 Wooster Pike
    How: Sign up at http://www.nattynutrition.com/pages/Home/category/56/

    Sign up as teams or individuals to place for a chance to win prizes!

    $15 individual
    $25 cornhole team
    $40 volleyball team

    Made possible by the Carlos Dunlap Foundation and Natty Nutrition

  • Gender Bias, Sexism, and Stereotypes in STEM - 1 day ago | 104 views

    Posted: 10/6/15 5:37 PM

    The Center for Diversity and Inclusion cordially invites you  to attend Gender Bias, Sexism and Stereotypes in STEM, an evening with Patricia Valoy as part of our I.D. Series. Tonight at 6:00pm in CLC 412 Kennedy Auditorium.

    Patricia Valoy is an engineer and project manager, feminist writer, and STEM advocate based out of New York. Patricia writes and speaks on a variety of issues pertaining to women in STEM and other male-dominated fields, particularly as it relates to women of color and underrepresented minorities.

    The Center for Diversity and Inclusion Identity Development Series (I.D.) brings the campus together to academically engage in lectures, student research presentations, dialogues or performances that invites attendees to critically think about their social identity development.

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  • Interfaith Presentation - 1 day ago | 96 views

    Posted: 10/6/15 3:57 PM

    Three global leaders in interreligious thought and action are presenting on “The Power of Interfaith Collaboration: Responsibility and Hope For a World In Conflict” on Sunday, October 18, 6:00pm, Cintas Center. Featured panels are: Yonathon Arfi, Francis X. Clooney SJ and Dr. Seyyed Hossein Nasr. The presentation, part of Xavier’s commemoration of Nostra Aetate, is free and open to the public.

  • "The Value of Leadership & its Lasting Legacy" 10/. . . - 1 day ago | 80 views

    "The Value of Leadership & its Lasting Legacy" 10/28

    Posted: 10/6/15 3:50 PM

    Please join us October 28th as Xavier University MBA and NEW Cincinnati host a dynamic conversation on leadership by Four Star U.S. Army General James T. Hill and U.S. Army Brigadier General Becky Halstead. Based on their highly accomplished military service and business experience, General Hill and General Halstead invite you to be a part of a powerful and inspiring dialogue about the “value of leadership” in any circumstance. 

    Date:  Wednesday, October 28, 2015, Time:     10:00-11:00 a.m., Location:  Schiff Family Conference Center at the Cintas Center, No cost to attend


    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/williams/special-events/HalsteadDiscussionRSVP.cfm

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  • X-Fit Health and Wellness Fair on November 9 - 1 day ago | 82 views

    Posted: 10/6/15 3:37 PM

    In support of our commitment to the health and wellbeing of employees, the Office of Human Resources announces our annual employee X-Fit Health and Wellness Fair.


    Monday, November 9, 2015

    9am – 1pm

    Cintas Center - Concourse


    As in past year, various vendors and benefits carriers and organizations will be available to provide information and answer your questions.


    Questions may be directed to Human Resources at x 3638 or via email at benefits@xavier.edu.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/hr/hr-benefits-fair.cfm

  • Dining & Retail Hours of Operation - Fall Break 20. . . - 2 days ago | 335 views

    Dining & Retail Hours of Operation - Fall Break 2015

    Posted: 10/6/15 9:32 AM

    The Office of Auxiliary Services would like to share the Hours of Operation for all of the Campus Dining and Retail Office's for Fall Break, October 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th.

    1-Fall Break 2015.pdf

  • Parking Spots Reserved - 2 days ago | 202 views

    Posted: 10/6/15 7:51 AM

    The President's Advisory Council meeting will take place on Friday, October 9th.  There will be parking spots reserved on University Drive for members of the PAC.  Thank you.

  • Law School Deans of Admissions Panel Discussion Oc. . . - 2 days ago | 179 views

    Law School Deans of Admissions Panel Discussion October 12th

    Posted: 10/5/15 3:32 PM

    Come join us on Monday, October 12th in Smith 250 from 3:00-4:30 PM for a panel discussion with deans of admissions of five law schools. Hear about what deans are currently looking for in the law school admissions process to better help you assess what you should do to get into law school at each year you attend Xavier. ALL are welcome from freshmen to seniors, including those not a part of Pre-Law Society. There will be free pizza and drinks. Please RSVP if you would like to attend by clicking "yes" under the event on Orgsync's calendar or by emailing szendreya@xavier.edu. We are looking for a great crowd to show these deans how wonderful Xavier students are!

  • Heroes of Ethics luncheon RSVP DEADLINE! - 3 days ago | 151 views

    Posted: 10/5/15 9:58 AM

    TODAY is the deadline to RSVP for the Heroes of Ethics luncheon and "fireside chat" on October 14th with Chairman Doty from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Complimentary lunch begins at noon followed by a presentation and Q&A session. Seating is limited but reservations are required. Visit the Heroes of Ethics Series website for more information and to RSVP.

  • Best Wishes Jonika Moore-Diggs! - 3 days ago | 266 views

    Posted: 10/5/15 9:28 AM

    Please join the Career Development Office & Academic Advising Center in wishing Jonika Moore-Diggs success with her new position at Miami!

    Thursday, October 15
    Noon-1:30 p.m. at 530 CLC

    Light refreshments provided.

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  • Thanks, Tutors! - 3 days ago | 321 views

    Posted: 10/5/15 8:52 AM

    This week (October 5-11, 2015) is International Tutor Appreciation Week, and we would like to thank our tutors in the Learning Assistance Center, Writing Center, Math Lab, Student-Athlete Academic Support Services, TRiO, Student Support Services, and other tutors who assist throughout campus.  Thank you for your support of student success and learning! 

    A list of tutors can be found in the attachment.

    1-Thanks Tutors.docx

  • Heroes of Ethics Luncheon 10/14/15 RSVP TODAY! - 3 days ago | 87 views

    Posted: 10/5/15 8:24 AM

    TODAY is the deadline to RSVP for the Heroes of Ethics luncheon and "fireside chat" with Chairman Doty from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Complimentary lunch begins at noon followed by a presentation and Q&A session. Seating is limited but reservations are required. Visit the Heroes of Ethics Series website for more information and to RSVP.

  • Accepting Nominations for Antonio Johnson Scholars. . . - 3 days ago | 291 views

    Accepting Nominations for Antonio Johnson Scholarship

    Posted: 10/4/15 3:15 PM

    On behalf of the University Scholarship Committee, the Center for Diversity & Inclusion and the Black Student Association, nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Antonio Johnson Scholarship Award. Any member of the Xavier community may nominate a student for this prestigious scholarship that will be awarded at the 40th Annual Antonio Johnson Scholarship Gala on Friday, April 8, 2016. The scholarship is worth full tuition, fees, room and board, and books. The winner will be awarded the scholarship for their senior year. Self-nominations are also accepted.

    When considering a person to nominate, keep in mind this scholarship is awarded to a Black, African-American and/or African student who is currently a junior. This person must display academic excellence (3.0 minimum cumulative GPA) and demonstrate a level of involvement that makes a significant contribution to the Black community at Xavier and beyond. The nomination deadline is Friday, October 30 by 5:00pm. Please complete and submit your nomination via the Center for Diversity & Inclusion's Orgsync page and search under "Forms."

    If you have any questions or if you need additional information, please feel free to call 513-745-3181 or email Taj Smith, Director fo the Center for Diversity & Inclustion at smitht44@xavier.edu. Thank you in advance for your participation and dedication!

    For more information: https://orgsync.com/37983/forms/166018/submissions

  • Social Media Security! - 5 days ago | 316 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 4:13 PM

    October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Click here to find out how to stay safe using social media!

    For more information: https://services.xavier.edu/TDClient/KB/ArticleDet?ID=188

  • Parking Advisory - Wed., October 7 - 5 days ago | 481 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 4:05 PM

    There is a major event being held on Wednesday, October 7 at 7:00pm in the Cintas Center that will cause some limited parking lot restrictions and additional traffic congestion on campus that evening. Please see attached Parking Advisory for full details. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

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  • October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Eve. . . - 5 days ago | 93 views

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Events

    Posted: 10/2/15 3:36 PM

    October is Domestic Violence Awarness Month.  Please see the calendar for featured events to raise awareness and education.


  • Dream Big! Study Abroad Fair is Tuesday! - 5 days ago | 125 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 2:08 PM

    The Study Abroad Fair is Tuesday, October 6th from 10:00am to 3:00pm on the Xavier Yard. 

    There will be over 35 tables with a multitude of program options to explore: 15+ faculty-led programs, 20 study abroad providers with dozen of programs, and direct exchange programs.

    Many program options also have experiential learning components such as internships and service learning abroad. The Solidarity Semester in Nicaragua will also be in attendance and is still recruiting students for the program this spring.

    We hope to see you there!  

    1-Study Abroad Fair 2015.pdf

  • Wellness Week Events Kick Off Today - 6 days ago | 127 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 1:52 PM

    Wellness Week(October 1-7) kicks off Friday and runs through next week with events this weekend including mindfulness training, mental health screenings, community dinners and conversations, yoga, live Alpaca petting and a Snow Ball "Fight" on the Yard.  Eight student groups, faculty and staff members were awarded grant funding through the Warrior Run College Challenge to produce and promote events and programs that foster conversation and awareness about well-being on Xavier’s campus.  All Wellness Week events are free and open to Xavier students, staff, and faculty. Wellness Week concludes with the Annual Warrior Run 5K on Saturday October 10. 

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/eigelcenter/Wellness-Week-20151.cfm

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  • Looking for a Student Leadership Opportunity? - 6 days ago | 212 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 12:13 PM

    Apply for University Library’s User Experience Advisory Group for 2015-16. The library’s User Experience (UX) Group will serve as a formal channel of communication between library users and library staff.  The UX Group will explore issues, not limited to, the library’s services, collections, exhibits, programs, and/or communication both physically and virtually. By the end of the academic year, the UX Group will propose specific recommendation/s to improve the library experience at Xavier. The UX Group will provide student members with the opportunity to collaborate with faculty and staff and build a proposal that may lead to a better library experience and an improvement for the entire Xavier University community.  If you are interested please contact James Green, the User Experience/Assessment Librarian, at greenj11@xavier.edu or 745-1940.

  • United Way Bold Goals - 6 days ago | 28 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 10:28 AM

    Cincinnati’s United Way Bold Goals opens the door for many in the community to have opportunities to for those who need them most. Enjoy this message from Fr. Graham and other community leaders in support of the United Way Bold Goals.

    For more information: https://youtu.be/9fgScGIacQY

  • Workshop: Early Term Formative Feedback - 6 days ago | 32 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 9:58 AM

    The Center for Teaching Excellence is hosting a mini-workshop on "Early Term Formative Feedback" Wednesday, October 7th from noon to 1:00 p.m. in CLC 308. Participants will discover characteristics and the value of early term feedback, examine specific feedback instruments (inlcuding using Canvas), and draft a set of questions for a student survey. 

  • Fitness Bands and Formative Assessment - 6 days ago | 90 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 9:53 AM

    The Center for Teaching Excellence is hosting a brown bag lunch on "Fitness Bands and Formative Assessment" Tuesday, October 6th from 12:15-1:15 p.m. in the CTE Faculty Lounge. Facilitated by Teresa Young (School of Education) and Debbie Kuchey (childhood education and literacy), the discussion will focus on how formative assessment can serve as a powerful learning tool, much like fitness bands empowers users to reach their goals.

  • Death in the Xavier community - 6 days ago | 608 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 8:37 AM

    Noel Joseph Biesik, father of Rachel Biesik, Project Architect, died on Saturday, Sept 26.  Visitation services are on Tuesday, Oct. 6th and funeral services are on Wednesday, Oct 7th at the Ogle & Paul R. Young Funeral Home.

    For more information: http://www.oglepaulyoungfuneralhome.com/

  • New Employee & Position Changes in Enrollment Mana. . . - 6 days ago | 199 views

    New Employee & Position Changes in Enrollment Management

    Posted: 10/1/15 3:09 PM

    The Division of Enrollment Management would like to announce the following new employee and position changes in Admission and Financial Aid:

    • Angela Sims - New Employee - Financial Aid Counselor
    • Donna Salak - Position Change - Director, Financial Aid Operations
    • David Donnelly - Position Change - Assistant Director of Admission.

    Please join us in welcoming all to their new positions.