Employee Announcements

  • IT Tech Grants Info Sessions - 19 hours ago | 30 views

    Posted: 1/30/15 11:14 AM

    The Information Technologies division is offering grants of up to $10,000 each to three faculty members or teams of faculty members who want to use technology in a new and/or innovative way during the 2015 – 16 academic year. Technology requests may include software applications, hardware and devices. Applications are due February 27, 2015 and grants will be awarded by March 20, 2015. See here for more details. Information sessions for faculty will be held in CLC 207 on February 4th from 11am – 12pm and February 5th from 2:30 – 3:30pm. Contact Judy Molnar or Alison Morgan for more information.

  • E/RS Lecture: Rev Stefano Bittasi, SJ, Feb 5, 2015. . . - 21 hours ago | 144 views

    E/RS Lecture: Rev Stefano Bittasi, SJ, Feb 5, 2015, 7:00 pm

    Posted: 1/30/15 9:28 AM

    Rev. Stefano Bittasi, S.J. will lecture on "The Jesuit understanding of Justice through Culture and Reconcilliation in our Mission in Jerusalem" on Thursday, February 5, 7:00 pm in the Conaton Board Room in Schmidt Hall. He received a B.A. in theology from the University of Bologna, a M.A. in Biblical Sciences and Oriental Languages from the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Rome and a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from the University of Naples. He has an extensive record of biblical scholarship in Italian and currently teaches at the Pontifical Biblical Institute in Jerusalem.

  • Communications Workshop - 22 hours ago | 73 views

    Posted: 1/30/15 7:56 AM

    The Office of University Communications will be offering a Workshop, "Updating My Department Web Site" on Tuesday, February 3rd, from 1:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m. in the Surkamp Conference Room in the Alumni Center.  Please feel free to bring your lap top.  This session will feature the basics of updating and maintaining your University departmental web site.  From adding links to updating content to adding imagery, this session will put anyone at ease who needs to update their site as part of the University role.   Registration is required.  

    Please visit University Communications website to register for our Learning Sessions. 

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

  • studio portraits - 1 day ago | 70 views

    Posted: 1/29/15 11:11 AM

    Update your portrait
    The new year is a good time to update your photo for the Xavier directory. The Office of University Communications offers studio sessions for faculty and staff to have portraits made or updated. The next session is on  Feb. 5th & 6th, from 11:00 a.m. to noon. The new photography and video studio is located in Alumni Room 114. No appointment is necessary.

     

  • studio portraits - 1 day ago | 45 views

    Posted: 1/29/15 11:11 AM

    Update your portrait
    The new year is a good time to update your photo for the Xavier directory. The Office of University Communications offers studio sessions for faculty and staff to have portraits made or updated. The next session is on  Feb. 5th & 6th, from 11:00 a.m. to noon. The new photography and video studio is located in Alumni Room 114. No appointment is necessary.

     

  • Xavier in CONVERSATIONS - 1 day ago | 419 views

    Posted: 1/29/15 10:08 AM

    The theme of the spring issue of ‘CONVERSATIONS on Jesuit Higher Education’, distributed this week through campus mail, is ““Spiritual Exercises as Foundation for Jesuit Higher Education.”  It includes an article by alumna Holly Schapker ’92 (p.21) on her development as a professional artist while creating her ADSUM collection of paintings which now adorns the Center for Mission and Identity. Dr. David Burns, professor of marketing/former director of faculty programs in mission and identity, writes on “The Rise of Consumer Culture and Cura Personalis” (p 36). Past issues are available on the Jesuit Resource

  • Death in the Xavier Community - 1 day ago | 809 views

    Posted: 1/29/15 7:51 AM

    Julie (Whitaker) Haubrock, sister of Jenny Hoerst (Admin. Asst. Athletics) and Aunt of Joseph and William Hoerst (class of 2012) passed away from a long courageous battle with cancer, on Sunday, January 18, 2015 at the age of 54.  Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, January 23, 2015.  Family requests donations to: The Barrett Cancer Center, C/O Breast Cancer Research, 234 Goodman Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45219.

  • Death in the Xavier Community - 1 day ago | 502 views

    Posted: 1/29/15 7:51 AM

    Julie (Whitaker) Haubrock, sister of Jenny Hoerst (Admin. Asst. Athletics) and Aunt of Joseph and William Hoerst (class of 2012) passed away from a long courageous battle with cancer, on Sunday, January 18, 2015 at the age of 54.  Mass of Christian Burial was held on Friday, January 23, 2015.  Family requests donations to: The Barrett Cancer Center, C/O Breast Cancer Research, 234 Goodman Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45219.

  • Faculty & Staff Invited to Sing! - 2 days ago | 144 views

    Posted: 1/28/15 3:58 PM

    The XU Men's and Women's Choruses would like to invite all faculty and staff to consider in joining us this semester for some great music making!  While both groups are primarily made up of students, we have had faculty and staff join us regulary over the past couple of years.  It is the goal of the choral department to create a singing community on campus where students, faculty and staff come together to enjoy group cammaradrie and musical collaboration and expression!  If you are interested, please feel free to stop by and join us for a rehearsal at the following times:

    XU Men's Chorus: Mondays & Wednesdays, 4:30-5:45, 101 Edgecliff Hall

    XU Women's Chorus: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 4:00-5:15, 101 Edgecliff Hall

    If you have any questions, just let us know!

    Rich Schnipke (schnipker@xavier.edu), conductor of the XU Men's Chorus

    Robyn Lana (lanar@xavier.edu), conductor of the XU Women's Chorus

  • Help Send Xavier Montessori Students to DC. - 2 days ago | 107 views

    Posted: 1/28/15 2:41 PM

    The Upper Elementary students from Xavier's Montessori Lab School will be selling their class newspaper on Thursday, January 29 in Gallagher from 12:00-1:00.  The cost is $1 per issue.  All proceeds go to support their class trip to Washington DC.  

     

    Come on by and grab an issue!

  • Xavier Announces Five-Year Deal With Nike - 2 days ago | 586 views

    Posted: 1/28/15 12:28 PM

    “This is exciting news for all of our 18 programs. Nike is the gold standard for footwear and apparel both in terms of quality and popularity,” said Xavier University Athletic Director Greg Christopher. “It is the clear industry leader and brand of choice for our fans, coaches, student-athletes and recruits. I am excited that we can unify our Xavier Athletics brand for all sports with Nike.” 

    Nike will be the official footwear dealer and apparel provider for Xavier’s 18 NCAA Division I sports.

    Follow the complete details at http://www.goxavier.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/012615aaa.html

  • Musketeers Get Private Tour of U.S. Capitol - 2 days ago | 432 views

    Posted: 1/28/15 12:26 PM

    Xavier men’s basketball was invited for a behind-the-scenes tour at the U.S. Capitol ahead of their BIG EAST game against No. 21 Georgetown on Tuesday, Jan. 27. The Musketeers were treated to a private meeting with XU alum and Speaker of the House John Boehner. Check out the photos at https://xuathletics.exposure.co/xaviermbb-goes-to-washington.

     

  • WCB Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award - 2 days ago | 73 views

    Posted: 1/28/15 9:27 AM

    The Williams College of Business is seeking nominations for its Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award.  The college wishes to recognize WCB graduates who embody Jesuit ideals and have been committed to the grown or betterment of the community, achieved outstanding accomplishments, or demonstrated industry or community leadership.  Nominations are accepted in three categories: Young AlumDistinguished Alum, and Lifetime Achievement.  All nominations are submitted online, self-nominations are accepted. Deadline to nominate is March 6, 2015.  A cocktail reception will be held in the spring to recognize the 3 winners. Please call 745-4272 with questions.

  • Internal job posting - 3 days ago | 292 views

    Posted: 1/27/15 10:04 AM

    Applications for the position of Financial Analyst, Financial Planning and Budgets, are currently being accepted. The position is only open to Xavier University employees; deadline is February 6, 2015. Details

    For more information: https://xavier-openhire.silkroad.com/epostings/index.cfm?fuseaction=app.jobInfo&version=1&jobid=494

  • "Mark Hanis: Using Social Innovation to Prevent Ge. . . - 4 days ago | 282 views

    "Mark Hanis: Using Social Innovation to Prevent Genocide"

    Posted: 1/26/15 12:27 PM

    The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education and The Eigel Center for Community-Engaged Learning are hosting a conversation with former White House Fellow, Mark Hanis, a "serial" social entrepreneur who leverages innovative solutions to address issues of injustice, on February 24 from 7-8pm in the Gallagher Theatre.

    The grandson of Holocaust survivors, Hanis is a former White House Fellow and social entrepreneur who leverages innovative solutions to address issues of injustice.   He co-founded the Genocide Intervention Network and Save Darfur Coalition, an organization that has engaged thousands of students and communities with the tools to help prevent and end genocide. He has been awarded Echoing Green and Draper Foundation fellowships and been named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum. Most recently, Hanis helped found the Beeck Center for Social Impact & Innovation at Georgetown University. One hour prior to and immediately after the evening’s program, local non-profits will be available outside the Gallagher Theatre to share how you too can get involved and affect change in your community.

    To reserve a seat, members of the public and Xavier students, faculty and staff should rsvp here (https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mission-inspire-tickets-14895419601)

    For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mission-inspire-tickets-14895419601

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  • Deadline for Fr. Finn Award Nominations is Friday . . . - 4 days ago | 71 views

    Deadline for Fr. Finn Award Nominations is Friday 1-30-15

    Posted: 1/26/15 10:51 AM

    Nominate an outstanding graduating senior for the Fr. Francis J. Finn, S.J. Award by Jan. 30. 

    Each year the National Alumni Association presents the Fr. Francis J. Finn, S.J. award, the highest award given by the Alumni Association, to a graduating senior who best exemplifies the qualities of Father Finn's fictional heroes:  strong spiritual values, leadership and breadth of interest.

    Complete the nomination form and send to tenoever@xavier.edu or to the Office of Alumni Relations at ML 5460 by Jan. 30th.  Do to the extensive selection process, nominations received after the deadline will not be considered. For more information, contact Rosemary Tenoever at 3333 or tenoever@xavier.eduDeadline  for Fr. Finn Nominations is Friday, January 30, 2015.

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  • Sustainability Heroes Jim and Eileen Schenk Feb. 2. . . - 5 days ago | 341 views

    Sustainability Heroes Jim and Eileen Schenk Feb. 2nd

    Posted: 1/25/15 7:51 PM

    Xavier's Sustainability Heroes Gallery Opening and Reception is Monday, February 2nd 4-5 pm. Come celebrate the life and values of Jim and Eileen Schenk, founders of Imago Earth Center and Enright Ridge Urban Ecovillage. Outside Currito Burrito and Mission and Identity in Fenwick Hall. Contact Kathleen Smythe, smythe@xavier.edu

  • Come on Down! - 5 days ago | 433 views

    Posted: 1/25/15 7:36 PM

    The Price Is Right hosted by The Rho Xi Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

    COME ON DOWN and find out about Financial Fortitude and Literacy throughout and after college and see if you will be the next to win!!! 

    Monday, Jan 26th @ 5:00 PM 

    The Multicultural, Gender and Women's Center!!!