Posted: 11/30/15 1:41 PM
Xavier's first-year students are already contributing to the greater good. The next generation of scientists, thinkers and entrepreneurs has something to say. Come learn from them. Wednesday, December 2, 7:00-8:30 p.m. Cintas Center, Duff Banquet Room
Posted: 11/30/15 1:39 PM
This Thursday, Dec. 3, all faculty, administration and/or staff are invited to a second opportunity to share feedback on the proposal for the future of the University Scholars Program, attached here. Will it work for your majors and department(s)? You can also contact a task force member or one of the co-chairs, Steve Yandell and Jen Robbins, with thoughts.
The forum is from 11:00-noon in Gallagher 214.
Posted: 11/30/15 1:13 PM
The December Bible Study hosted by the Center for Mission and Identity will focus on the basics of reading the Old Testament with some reflection on the Advent scriptures. Joe Shadle will guide this study and reflection on Thursdays, December 3, 10, and 17 from 12:00-1:00 p.m. at the Center for Mission and Identity. These sessions are good for beginners and avid readers of the Bible alike. Bring your lunch and your Bible (or borrow one of ours) and join us!
Posted: 11/30/15 11:54 AM
To assist students needing late night study space during this busy time, the Conaton Learning Commons is open Sunday 10am through Friday 7pm, as well as Saturday 8am - 5pm, from November 30 - December 18. Students will need their All Cards to access the CLC through the main 3rd floor entrance after 10pm. Best of luck on your finals!
For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/library/about/Hours.cfm
Posted: 11/30/15 9:39 AM
Parking spaces will be reserved along University Drive and other lots on campus to accommodate our Board of Trustees' meetings on Thursday, December 3 and Friday, December 4.
Posted: 11/30/15 9:36 AM
As part of the annual fundraising efforts for the Guatemala Medical Service Trip, the Center for Interfaith Community Engagement invites all to attend the Nearly Naked Mile Tuesday, December 1st at 7:00 p.m. Come run in your skivvies or dress up in wacky costume to win prizes and support a great cause! Registration is only $20 and includes a free t-shirt! All proceeds benefit the Guatemala Medical Service Trip and support the cost of sending Xavier students to Guatemala to provide medical assistance to a local village.
Hump Day Happy Hour-12/2, 3pm-4:30pm in Mission & Identity
Posted: 11/30/15 8:48 AM
Join Fr Graham and other colleagues for the second installment of Hump Day Happy Hour in the Center for Mission and Identity on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 3:00-4:30 p.m. This informal, monthly event is co-hosted by different University departments each time. The December Happy Hour is sponsored by Graduate Studies, Information Technologies, Mission and Identity, and Student Enrichment. In the holiday spirit, canned foods will be collected for Inter-Parish Ministry and a special surprise - sure to bring a smile to your face -will happen at 3:30. Future happy hours will take place on Feb. 3, Mar. 2, April 6 and May 4.
Associate Dean External Relations & Finance Open Forums
Posted: 11/30/15 8:46 AM
On behalf of Dean Paul Gore and the search committee for the position of Associate Dean for External Relations and Finance in the CPS, I want to encourage you to attend the open forums we currently have scheduled for three finalists. These are open to everyone at Xavier; CPS faculty and staff are particularly encouraged to attend. The first one is on Wednesday, December 2. Wednesday, December 2nd - Dr. Cindy Geer 2:00-3:00 p.m. Open Forum (Kennedy Auditorium/CLC 412) Tuesday, December 8th – Dr. James Nash 3:00-4:00 p.m. Open Forum (Kennedy Auditorium/CLC 412) Monday, December 14th – Victoria Chester, JD 3:30-4:30 p.m. Open Forum (Kennedy Auditorium/CLC 412) Before each session, we encourage you to read the CVs and cover letters of the candidates. Everyone in the Xavier community should have access to this site. https://myxavier.sharepoint.com/cpsdeansearch
For more information: https://myxavier.sharepoint.com/cpsdeansearch
Posted: 11/25/15 4:01 PM
Physical Plant is proceeding with the replacement of the roofing system on Husman Residence Hall. Patrons may see some noise, dust, or traffic. There will be NO WORK during exams. Target completion is January 8, 2016 - weather permitting.
Posted: 11/24/15 2:37 PM
Our own Student Veterans of Xavier Club have placed boxes to collect toys for servicemembers who are struggling to provide gifts for their children this holiday season. The Ohio Army National Guard and the Cincinnati VA Medical Center are collecting these toys in order to provide support for the families of those who are serving our country. We will be collecting untill December 15th. Thank you in advance for your support! We are also collecting hats, gloves and other winter clothing for kids of all ages. Locations: Schott Hall Cintas Center McGrath Wellness CLC Smith Hall Bellarmine Chapel Alumni Center
Posted: 11/24/15 12:26 PM
This year’s Cafsgiving broke many records for Xavier Dining. A smile was on everyone's face with over 2,000 guests, a ½ ton of roasted, and over 1500 slices of pie served. If you think your family is big, watch how much food it takes to feed our Xavier family! We wish you safe travels as you head home. Happy Thanksgiving! Watch Our Video Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmqStUn0TqI
For more information: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmqStUn0TqI
Posted: 11/24/15 10:57 AM
Wendy Lea, the CEO of Cintrifuse, an organization that connects startups to advice, talent, funding, and customers is coming to the CFI to talk to you! Wendy has worked in Silicon Valley, has served on the board of various companies and organizations, and is excited to give you the low down on what it takes to be an innovator. While eating Pizza. Please register for this event as a student using the link below.
For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spark-speaker-series-with-wendy-lea-tickets-19492152553