Student Announcements

  • Starbucks and Hoxworth Blooddrive - 58 minutes ago | 14 views

    Posted: 8/31/15 12:54 PM

    Starbucks at University Station and the Howxworth Blood Center have teamed up for a Blood Drive event on Xavier's campus, in front of the Cintas Center.

    All Donors will receive a FREE Tall Starbucks beverage!

    This Blood Drive event will be held

    Tuesday through Friday (September 8th - September 11th)

    10:00am - 4:00pm

    1-Starbucks and Hoxworth Flyer.pdf

  • Don't Tell Anna--Auditions Tonight! - 3 hours ago | 27 views

    Posted: 8/31/15 10:30 AM

    Xavier's improv comedy group, Don't Tell Anna, is holding auditions tonight (Monday, August 31st) and tomorrow (Tuesday, September 1st) from 9:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m at Kennedy Auditorium in the CLC. If you are interested in improv--or simply want to have some fun--swing by for auditions! 

    *No need to prepare anything--come ready to have fun and work together!

    Who: You!

    What: DTA Auditions!

    When: Tonight (31st) and Tomorrow (1st) at 9 p.m.

    Where: Kennedy Auditorium (CLC 412)

    Why: Because you're awesome, that's why!

     

  • XU Handbell Ensemble Open to Students, Faculty, an. . . - 3 hours ago | 43 views

    XU Handbell Ensemble Open to Students, Faculty, and Staff

    Posted: 8/31/15 10:27 AM

    The Department of Music and Theater is launching a new Handbell Ensemble as part of the Sacred Music degree program.  Under the direction of Jan Corrothers, this ensemble will meet on Monday evenings from 6:00pm - 7:15pm in Long Recital Hall, Edgecliff Hall.  There are currently twelve openings available for new ringers.  Open to all XU students, faculty and staff, this ensemble will participate in University masses/services and various concert events on campus and within the community.  Ability to read music is encouraged, but not mandatory.  For further information, please contact Jan at corrothersj@xavier.edu.  

  • Last Call For Solidarity Semester in Nicaragua Y'a. . . - 4 hours ago | 1 view

    Last Call For Solidarity Semester in Nicaragua Y'all

    Posted: 8/31/15 9:09 AM

    DEADLINE SEPT. 15TH!!

    REMAINING INFO SESSIONS: 2

    WHERE: GHALLAHER RM 330 & GHALLAGER RM 214

    TIME: 4:00-5:00PM & 4:00-5:00PM

    DAYS: WEDNESDAY SEPT. 2 & TUESDAY SEPT. 8

  • #STARTUPCINCY INTERNSHIP FAIR - 18 hours ago | 58 views

    Posted: 8/30/15 7:34 PM

    Leave the suits and dress shoes in your closets, and come as you are! That's how we like you best...

    #Startupcincy companies are looking for a few good interns. That means you, Xavier students!
    Interested in learning about the growing startup and entrepreneurial ecosystem here in Cincinnati?
    Want to get some hands-on experience?
    Want to work with some of the coolest, most creative, most talented and most motivated people in the area?

    Then stop on by and learn more about many local companies, internship opportunities, and oh, while you're at it, the Xavier Center for Innovation. (And not that you need free food to be motivated, but we'll have FREE snacks. We promise.)

    #STARTUPCINCY INTERNSHIP FAIR 
    WHEN: September 1st, 4-6 p.m.
    WHERE: XAVIER CENTER FOR INNOVATION
    1601 DANA AVENUE
    CINCINNATI, OH 45207
    (Across the street from the Williams College of Business)

  • STUDENTS WEBTIME ENTRY DEADLINE EXTENDED - 3 days ago | 285 views

    Posted: 8/28/15 10:43 AM

    Due to the high volume of new hire student workers, we have extended the timesheet submission deadline to Wednesday, September 2 by 5pm instead of Monday August 31.  If the student worker is unable to access their timesheet by Wednesday, September 2 you should contract the Payroll Department at ext 3436. The student payroll schedule is located at http://www.xavier.edu/controller/payroll/Payroll-Schedule.cfm and the instructions for Webtime entry is http://www.xavier.edu/career/Student-Employment1.cfm  for your convenience.  Thank you for your patience.

  • Center for Diversity & Inclusion's Re-naming Cerem. . . - 3 days ago | 183 views

    Center for Diversity & Inclusion's Re-naming Ceremony

    Posted: 8/28/15 4:38 AM

    The Center for Diversity and Inclusion invites students, staff and faculty to attend our official re-naming ceremony on Monday, August 31 from 2-4pm. We are located in the Gallagher Student Center on the second floor. This ceremony acknowledges the evolution of a new identity center on campus that seeks to engage the entire Xavier community in dialogue about issues related to diversity and inclusion. During the ceremony, there will be brief words shared regarding our work on campus, tour of the space, CDI swag readily available and time to mingle over food and drink. We hope to see you there!

  • Join an XU Music Ensemble! - 4 days ago | 156 views

    Posted: 8/27/15 1:41 PM

    Do you love music? Do you sing or play an instrument? If so, we have a place for you in our ensembles! You do not have to be a music major to participate!

    Symphonic Wind Ensemble rehearses MWF 1-1:50. Jazz Ensemble rehearses TR 2:30-3:45. The Xavier University Pep Band performs at home Men's and Women's Basketball games and other special events. Please contact Dr. Benjamin Chamberlain (chamberlainb4@xavier.edu; 513-745-3865) if interested in either group.

    Concert Choir rehearses MWF 1-2:15. We also have Men's Chorus and Women's Chorus. Please contact Dr. Richard Schnipke (schnipker@xavier.edu; 513-745-2832) if interested in Choirs.

    Chamber Orchestra rehearses MW 4:30-5:45. Please contact Manami White (whitem5@xavier.edu; 513-745-3866) if interested in Chamber Orchestra.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/music/ensembles.cfm

  • iPads at University Library - 4 days ago | 402 views

    Posted: 8/27/15 1:06 PM

    The University Library now provides iPads for check-out at the Connection Center desk in the CLC.  These iPads may circulate outside the CLC building for the day. The library encourages students, faculty and staff to provide suggestions and feedback about their experience when returning the iPads.  Please contact Megan Martin, Circulation Supervisor, with questions: martinm29@xavier.edu.

  • Sustainability Day September 14 - 4 days ago | 154 views

    Posted: 8/27/15 12:14 PM

    September 14 will be Sustainability Day with the theme “Consumption Justice”.  Events include updates on Xavier sustainability efforts and remarks by Provost Scott Chadwick.  Political theorist Benjamin Barber will also be discussing his work, Consumed: How Markets Corrupt Children, Infantilize Adults, and Swallow Citizens Whole, a thought provoking examination of our overproducing economy.  Please plan to attend from 3-4:30 p.m. in Kennedy Auditorium in CLC.   Cosponsored by the Sustainability Committee, the Ethics/Religion and Society Program,  and the Brueggeman Center.  

    For more information: http://books.wwnorton.com/books/Consumed/

  • Thou Shalt be Photographed! - 4 days ago | 397 views

    Posted: 8/27/15 9:25 AM

    We want to know what makes you smile! So come share your smiles with us at our open-air photobooth today from 5:30 p.m 'til 7:30 p.m. in front of Fenwick.  Bring your friends - new and old - to get your own free prints to take home!

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/campusuite25/modules/calendar.cfm?grp_id=2172&cal_id=39034#.Vd8O5PlVhHw

  • THURS: French Club Macaron Tasting ! - 4 days ago | 165 views

    Posted: 8/26/15 3:46 PM

    Come to UStation's Starbucks on Thursday, Aug 27 from 7-8 PM to try the famous French pastry from Cincinnati's own Macaron Bar and enjoy some complimentary coffee provided by Starbucks during Xavier's Week of Welcome ! Learn the history of the macaron and how it's made! 

    Hear about this year's fun filled events including a cheese tasting, coffee hour, guest speakers and crafts to name a few! We'll also be starting a monthly club meeting at our new French Club cafe!

     

     

     

  • Student Employee Web Time Entry - 4 days ago | 323 views

    Posted: 8/26/15 3:20 PM

    Due to the large volume of entries, any student who has been unable to enter their time for work this week of August 24th, should be able to do so by the end of the week.  Students have until Monday the 31st by 4:59 p.m. to enter their time for this week.    Contact Student Employment at claryv@xavier.edu with questions regarding this.  Thanks for your patience.  

  • Enjoy the outdoors in the library garden! - 4 days ago | 249 views

    Posted: 8/26/15 2:06 PM

    The garden area behind McDonald Library is now available for all members of the University community to enjoy the fresh air and spend time outdoors. Please access the garden through the first floor of the library using the glass doors along the back wall. The garden will be open weekdays 7am - 5pm during warm weather.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/library/

  • Notice of Non-Discrimination - 5 days ago | 334 views

    Posted: 8/26/15 11:44 AM

    In compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972, Xavier University does not discriminate, exclude from participation in, or deny benefits of its educational programs, admission policies, activities, or employment policies and opportunities on the basis of sex.  Questions about Title IX may be submitted to Xavier’s Title IX Coordinator Kate Lawson, GSC RM 332, x3046, lawsonk1@xavier.edu and/or the Office of Civil Rights, Cleveland Office, U.S. Dept. of Education, 1350 Euclid Ave., Ste 325, Cleveland, OH 44115, 216-522-4970,OCR.Cleveland@ed.gov.

  • Spirit Celebration 2015 - 5 days ago | 312 views

    Posted: 8/26/15 10:08 AM

    Save the date of September 9 for Spirit Celebration . The special Mass and ice cream social is part of a long Jesuit tradition dating back to 1548 which honors the beginning of the academic year. This year’s Celebration will take place on the Academic Mall and include a blessing of Alter Hall. So that all may attend, classes and meetings will be suspended and offices will be closed from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.

  • Join Us for International WoW Coffee Hour TODAY!! - 5 days ago | 178 views

    Posted: 8/26/15 9:18 AM

    The Center for International Education welcomes the campus community to join us for our first International Coffee Hour of the year! We will be outside the Gallagher Student Center in the new outdoor amphitheater beginning at 3:30pm. International snacks and iced coffee will be provided. We hope to see you there!! 

  • All Are Welcome In God's Ice Cream Parlor! - 5 days ago | 206 views

    Posted: 8/25/15 10:26 PM

    Need a sweet treat between classes? Stop by the Scales of Justice (located near Kuhlman) between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. for free Ice Cream and to meet the Center for Interfaith Community Engagement staff!

  • Needed: SWAG Peer Educators! (Paid Position) - 5 days ago | 362 views

    Posted: 8/25/15 1:54 PM

    Xavier's Student Wellness Advocacy Group (SWAG) is looking for new Peer Educator's (PE'S) for the 2015-2016 school year! PE'S develop and facilitate prevention education programming on the critical wellness issues of sexual violence, interpersonal relationships, gender identity, and alcohol and/or drug use using a bystander intervention model. The goal is to create dialogue among peers that positively impact attitudes and behavior; and engage students in meaningful opportunities to create a healthy campus community that supports student success. Applications are now available at http://goo.gl/forms/hxiZqX65pE. Contact the SWAG program coordinator, Megan Bowling (bowlingm3@xavier.edu) for any questions or comments

  • Ryan Writers Series Poetry Reading by Claudia Keel. . . - 6 days ago | 106 views

    Ryan Writers Series Poetry Reading by Claudia Keelan

    Posted: 8/25/15 11:53 AM

    The Xavier English Department's Ryan Writers Series presents a poetry reading by Claudia Keelan on Tuesday, September 15, at 7:30 PM in CLC 412, Kennedy Auditorium. Claudia Keelan is the author of seven books poetry, including Utopic (Alice James Books,) Missing Her (2009) from New Issues Press, and the verse-drama O, Heart recently published by Barrow Street in the spring of 2014. Truth of My Songs: The Poems of the Trobairitz is her first book of translations (Omnidawn 2015). Her honors include the Beatrice Hawley Award from Alice James Books, and the Jerome Shestack prize from the American Poetry Review.  She teaches at the Universityof Nevada, Las Vegas, where she is Director of Creative Writing programs and the editor of Interim (www.interimmag.org).

    For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/957134717676950/

  • Fall Safety Training Calendar - 6 days ago | 187 views

    Posted: 8/25/15 10:11 AM

    The Xavier Police Department posted the fall safety training calendar on the safety website www.xavier.edu/safety .  Please join us for one of our classes at Flynn Hall.  Please register for the class by clicking on the link on the calendar.  If you would like to schedule training for a campus group or department please contact Sgt. Bryce at 513-745-2010 or bryces@xavier.edu

  • Is Xavier Up For the Challenge? - 6 days ago | 488 views

    Posted: 8/24/15 3:29 PM

    This October, Xavier Students, faculty, and staff are joining campuses around the region to raise awareness about mental health issues in their community by participating in the Warrior Run College Challenge.

    The Warrior Run is a 5K race and one-mile walk run in memory of Jim Miller, a former Xavier staff member that benefits Children’s Hospital’s Surviving the Teens program.  The Race will be held Saturday, October 10, 2015.  Universities competing in the “College Challenge”  participate in the race as runners, walkers, or volunteers, as well as fundraise for wellness initiatives on their campus. Last year Xavier won the inaugural College Challenge and received a traveling trophy, a $1,500 scholarship, as well as $5,000 to fund wellness initiatives on campus.

    Xavier students and student groups can REGISTER for this year’s Challenge and Race for a reduced rate of $10 before September 5. Faculty and Staff may also register and participate in the Race, or volunteer.

    Stay tuned for a Week of Wellness events on campus that precede the Run, October 1-7, 2015.

     

    For more information: http://www.cincywarriorrun.org/collegechallenge.php

  • Pope Francis Resources - 6 days ago | 196 views

    Posted: 8/24/15 3:25 PM

    In recognition of Pope Francis’ visit to the United States from September 22-27, information is available at www.xavier.edu/pope on the Jesuit Resource, including his principles, tips for leadership and happiness, quotes, and a brief biography.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/jesuitresource/news-events/Pope-Francis.cfm