Employee Announcements

  • New Staff Advisory Committee Members - 18 hours ago | 23 views

    Posted: 5/29/15 3:48 PM

    The Staff Advisory Committee would like to thank those who cast votes in the recent election.  The following staff members will join the committee starting in July:  Brandi Bryant, Audrey Calloway, Lauren Cobble, David Justice, Kevin Lavelle, and Darian Richardson.  To view SAC meeting minutes and follow the committee's conversations with senior leadership at Xavier, visit their Nexus site at: https://nexus.xavier.edu/sites/staffadvisory/SitePages/Home.aspx



  • Xavier Buy Upgrade Training - 21 hours ago | 17 views

    Posted: 5/29/15 1:13 PM

    Xavier Buy Upgrade Training Work Sessions will be offered on June 10, 17, & 24 at 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. or 2:00 p.m - 3:30 p.m. in CLC 207. To register for the work sessions, please go to the following registration link: Xavier-Buy-Upgrade-Training-Work-Session-Registration. A representative from each department should attend the training as the paper processes for the following forms will no longer be accepted beginning July 1, 2015:

    • Direct Pay (electronic Check Request)
    • Business & Travel Expense
    • Standing Order/Cost Receipts

  • Announcing Healthovate! Cincinnati Preview Day - 1 day ago | 57 views

    Posted: 5/29/15 9:56 AM

    Due to an overwhelming demand, the Center for Innovation has added a Healthovate! Preview Day on June 10th, from 12:30-5 p.m. for faculty and staff. (Lunch is included and the event is free). Healthovate! Cincinnati is the first of several national thought-leadership summits focused on the area of population health. The event is being cosponsored by the Xavier Center for Innovation and Care Innovations (an Intel-Ge company). The event is bringing together leaders and decision-makers in healthcare to discuss challenges and opportunties facing the future of healthcare. The June 11th event is at capacity and there is no further space available. Over 75 leaders from over 40 different hospitals, organizations and companies will be at the Center for Innovation on Thursday, June 11th. If you would like to participate in the Preview Day on June 10th click here to register and learn more. 

    For more information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/healthovate-cincinnati-preview-day-tickets-17134090526

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  • Design Challenge Winners Announced - 1 day ago | 147 views

    Posted: 5/29/15 8:57 AM

    The winners of the first ever Center for Innovation University of the Future Design Challenge have been announced. Over 70 participants attended free 3D printing, scanning and design training offered by the CFI and several participants submitted their final projects to the challenge. The judges--Associate Provost and Chief Information Officer, Annette Marksberry, Professor Gary Lewandowski, Director of the Xavier Center for Innovation, Dave Zlatic, and MakerBot trainer and representative, Poppy Lyttle--chose the six winners. First place winners in three different categories received $150 Visa gift cards and 100 grams of free printing. Second place winners in each category received 50 grams of free printing at the CFI. To see pictures of the final submissions as well as names of the winners click here.

    For more information: http://manonfireinnovation.com/2015/05/29/announcing-the-university-of-the-future-design-challenge-winners/

  • Nexus/SharePoint Migration - 1 day ago | 49 views

    Posted: 5/28/15 6:35 PM

    The Nexus SharePoint site will be available read-only starting at 8 am on Saturday, June 13th and will be down for a period on Sunday, June 14th to migrate it to the latest version of SharePoint.  After this migration the login process will change slightly.  You will need to use your full Xavier email address (ex. potters2@xavier.edu) on the Microsoft login screen to get to the Xavier login screen.  While existing bookmarks will still work, you should update your bookmarks to the new address.


    For more details on this migration, please click here.

    For more information: https://nexus.xavier.edu/Pages/Migration.aspx

  • Summer Campus Projects - 2 days ago | 338 views

    Posted: 5/27/15 4:25 PM


    Following is an updated version of the summer campus renewal and replacement projects which will take place on campus this summer and appeared in Today at Xavier on Tuesday, May 26, 2015: Summer 2015 Renewal & Replacement Projects.


    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/plant/documents/2016RenewalandReplacementProjects5-22-152.pdf

  • Commencement Thank You! - 2 days ago | 132 views

    Posted: 5/27/15 3:04 PM

    I would like to thank the Commencement Committee, the Cintas team, the Musicians and all the        assistants who helped make the 2015 Commencement ceremonies special for our students and their families.  I appreciate everyone’s willingness and enthusiasm to be a part of this event.  We are men and women for others.  All for one, one for all!


    Thanks again,


    Krista Warner

    Commencement Coordinator

  • Diversity Awareness 101-Final Session - 2 days ago | 72 views

    Posted: 5/27/15 12:30 PM

    Are you ready to leave your comfort zone for a brief two-hour period? Suspend learned assumptions and check your biases at Diversity Awareness 101. The fourth and final opportunity to participate takes place Monday, June 8, 2015.

    Register now 

  • Death in the Xavier Community - 2 days ago | 315 views

    Posted: 5/27/15 12:07 PM

    Kathy Frickman McPhillips, 42-year-old daughter of Darleen Frickman (History/PPP/Honors), died suddenly on Thursday, May 21.  She is survived by her husband, their three children (ages 13, 11, 10), her mother (Darleen), and three sisters.  A funeral Mass has already been held in Cleveland.

  • Spring Edition Of Xavier Nation Magazine Is Availa. . . - 2 days ago | 180 views

    Spring Edition Of Xavier Nation Magazine Is Available

    Posted: 5/27/15 11:52 AM

    Xavier fans wanting to know about plans for Cintas Center can get a glimpse at some of the details and renderings in Xavier Nation magazine, the official magazine for Xavier athletics. NCAA Sweet 16 runs by men's basketball and men's soccer also highlight the spring edition of Xavier Nation magazine .

    The magazine costs $4.95 and is available for purchase at the All For One Shop, select Joseph-Beth Booksellers and online here.  It’s also online at xaviernationmagazine.com. The next issue should be out in late October or early November.

    For more information: http://www.goxavier.com/sports/athletic-dept/spec-rel/052715aaa.html

  • Cincinnati King: Free Event at Washington Park - 2 days ago | 92 views

    Posted: 5/27/15 11:11 AM

    On Sunday May 31, Playhouse in the Park is staging a reading of "Cincinnati King," a play by KJ Sanchez that celebrates the history and legacy of King Records, a seminal record label headquartered in Cincinnati from 1943-1968 just a few blocks from Xavier's campus. King Studios, a nonprofit, collaborative partnership between the Community of Evanston and Xavier University that promotes King's legacy through education, outreach, and preservation, will be hosting a booth at the event.  This free event is from 5- 9PM in Washington Park located in Over-the-Rhine. For more about King Studios, see the link below.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/communitybuilding/kingstudios/index.cfm

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  • Jesuit News Available - 3 days ago | 99 views

    Posted: 5/27/15 8:21 AM

    If interested in receiving the weekly “AJCU Higher Ed News” e-note featuring the latest information from the 28 Jesuit campuses in the US, send your request to be added to the distribution list to dhowes@ajcunet.edu.

      Also, stay abreast of environment issues with the bi-monthly international e-newsletter from Ecojesuit - an initiative supported by the Global Ignatian Advocacy Network-Ecology of the Society of Jesus.

      Questions about these and other resources can be directed to Chief Mission Officer, Debra Mooney mooney@xavier.edu.

  • X Cash system updates - Wed., May 27 - 3 days ago | 302 views

    Posted: 5/26/15 5:06 PM

    The Blackboard Transact system is scheduled to be upgraded tomorrow, Wednesday, May 27 beginning at 9:00am EST.   The system should work offline with the exception of ALL Card sales on snack/drink vending machines and web and kiosk depositing to X Cash which will be down until the system comes back online.

    If all goes as expected it may be back up  by end of the day, but there is a chance that the outage could bleed into Thursday morning.   We thank you for your patience while this system is updated.

  • Academic Calendars through 2020-2021 have been pos. . . - 4 days ago | 420 views

    Academic Calendars through 2020-2021 have been posted

    Posted: 5/26/15 9:24 AM

    The Academic Calendars for 2016-2017 through 2020-2021 have been posted and are available online: http://www.xavier.edu/registrar/calendars/

    Please note that the calendars for 2018-2019 through 2020-2021 are approved as tentative. 

  • Financial Administration Offices - limited service. . . - 4 days ago | 365 views

    Financial Administration Offices - limited services May 27

    Posted: 5/25/15 7:32 PM

    The Financial Administration Division will hold a division-wide meeting on Wednesday morning, May 27.  Essential services will continue but some offices within the division will have limited services available or may be closed between 8:30 am and 11:30 am.  Offices within the division include the Chief Financial Officer, Financial Planning & Budgets, Physical Plant, Controller’s Office, Bursar’s Office, Auxiliary Services, the Mail Center, Treasury, Purchasing, and Business Services & Risk Management.  If you’ll need services from any of these areas during this time, please call ahead to that office directly.  Your understanding is appreciated.