Student Announcements

  • Starbucks and Hoxworth Blooddrive - 19 hours ago | 58 views

    Posted: 9/4/15 2:57 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

  • Expressions of Gender Film Series Fall Line-up - 20 hours ago | 60 views

    Posted: 9/4/15 2:03 PM

    What do you know about 1960s England? The 1990s Northwest punk scene? Online dating and love? The Iraq War? Iranian vampires? Having to defend who you are?

    What do you think women have to say about these things? Check out their perspective during "Chicks in Charge," the fall film line-up for the Expressions of Gender series. All films are directed by women. 

    Stop by every other Wednesday in CLC 309 at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be provided. Bring your friends to screen: 

    • Sept. 9: "An Education"
    • Sept. 23: "Pariah"
    • Oct. 21: "You've Got Mail"
    • Nov. 4: "The Hurt Locker"
    • Nov. 18: "The Punk Singer"
    • Dec. 2: "A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night"

    The film series is free and open to the public and sponsored by the GDST program.

    1-Fall 2015 Expressions of Gender Film Series.pdf

  • It's a BEATLES INVASION! - 22 hours ago | views

    Posted: 9/4/15 12:05 PM

    Stop by the 3rd floor of Gallagher to see orignal photos of The Beatles' stop over in Cincinnati from 1964. The photos will be on display through Sunday, October 25.

    INVASION

    PHOTOGRAPHY BY WALTER BURTON

    INVASION features images taken by artist /photographer Walter Burton, who on August 27th, 1964 documented the The Beatles’ historic first U.S. tour, and their seventh stop made in Cincinnati. The exhibition features  unique silver gelatin photographs art directed and curated by Christopher Hoeting.

     

    WALTER BURTON is widely known as both an eccentric and important figure in the formation /development of photography in Cincinnati and the region. Mr. Burton started taking photographs in the 1950s for the military and began a successful commercial career — photographing subjects such as The Beatles, and for Playboy,

    Playhouse in the Park, The University of Cincinnati, and Volkswagen. His work has appeared in publications such as Vogue, Newsweek, Playboy, and Look. As a photographer, Burton evolved from just making pictures into being an influential figure behind the scenes of the formation of a new medium.

  • Xavier Cheerleading & Mascots Golf Outing - 23 hours ago | 89 views

    Posted: 9/4/15 10:51 AM

    Dana Garden's is hosting the 3rd annual golf outing beneffiting the Xavier Cheerleading & Mascot program. The outing will be held on September 19th at Beckett Ridge Golf Club in West Chester.

    If you would like to play or donate to the outing please check out the link to our Facebook event page or the attached registration form.

    We are so gracious for all of the help from the Xavier community and we hope that we will have a big crowd this year!

    Thank you for your time & let's go X! 

    If you have any questions please e-mail us @ cheerleading@xavier.edu

    For more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/1636209213325855/

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  • INCOMPLETE (I) GRADES FROM SPRING OR SUMMER! - 1 day ago | 160 views

    Posted: 9/4/15 9:33 AM

    Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  A reminder that the deadline to change grades of Incomplete (I) from spring and summer semesters is Tuesday, September 8.  Any remaining grades of Incomplete will be administratively changed to “F”.  PLEASE review your transcript and contact the corresponding faculty member to discuss.  

     

  • Women's Basketball Looking for Student Managers - 1 day ago | 207 views

  • Ernest Just Student Panel tonight in GSC Clocktowe. . . - 1 day ago | 135 views

    Ernest Just Student Panel tonight in GSC Clocktower Lounge!

    Posted: 9/3/15 1:15 PM

    Are you a science student of African or Hispanic descent? Join us for the Ernest Just panel tonight at 7:30 PM! Ernest Just Scholars is a community support group for science students of African and/or Hispanic descent. The panel tonight consists of Xavier alumni and upperclassmen. Hear and learn from their unique experiences and perspectives. Come with questions! Pizza and light refreshments will be served. Flyer is attached. 

    1-Ernest Just Scholars Presents.pdf

  • The E/RS Interviews: Father Graham and Paul Colell. . . - 1 day ago | 192 views

    The E/RS Interviews: Father Graham and Paul Colella

    Posted: 9/3/15 1:11 PM

    September 10                                                                                                                                                The Cintas Center, Duff Banquet Room, 7 p.m.

    The E/RS Interviews: “The American Experience: Community, Equality, Environment”

    In the first of six E/RS interviews, Father Graham and Paul Colella (Philosophy) will discuss dimensions of “the American experience” based on both their personal experiences and academic pursuits. The E/RS interviews provide an opportunity for us to get to know in a more informal fashion members of the Xavier community.  

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/ers/Lecture-Series.cfm

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  • Women's Basketball Looking for Male Practice Playe. . . - 1 day ago | 181 views

    Women's Basketball Looking for Male Practice Players

    Posted: 9/3/15 11:55 AM

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  • Spirit Celebration 2015 - 2 days ago | 254 views

    Posted: 9/3/15 8:53 AM

    Wednesday, September 9th -  All are invited to the special Mass and ice cream social. See the staff of the Office of the Dean of A&S blessing the new Alter Hall. So that all may attend, classes and meetings will be suspended and offices will be closed from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

  • Why do we need a written Constitution? - 2 days ago | 228 views

    Posted: 9/2/15 4:47 PM

    On Thursday, September 17, the Departments of History and Political Science will present the annual Constitution Day lecture. This year, Dr. Yonatan Eyal will consider the question, "Why do we need a written Constitution?" Although we have come to take it for granted, the idea of having a written fundamental law was something of a novelty in the eighteenth century. 

    The lecture is free and will be held in the Conaton Board Room, Schmidt Hall, at 7PM.

  • Divsion of Student Affairs Announcement - 2 days ago | 352 views

    Posted: 9/2/15 11:49 AM

    The Division of Student Affairs announces a reorganization that aligns Xavier's student wellness programs and services.  Jean Griffin has been named Dean of Students and will oversee the McGrath Health & Wellness Center and the Psychological Services Center in addition to continuing her work in guiding the University's student conduct processes.  Joining Jean in the Dean of Students area is new staff member, Betsy Johnson, who is serving as the Assistant Director for Student Integrity, and Angie Kneflin, who is taking on a new Care Management Coordinator position.  Betsy and Angie join Jean and the rest of the staff at McGrath Health & Wellness and Psychological Services Center to promote student success, wellness and integrity in support of Xavier's commitment to the education and care of the whole person.

  • Glow Fest run/walk Registration - 3 days ago | 178 views

    Posted: 9/2/15 10:00 AM

    Come join XUDM for the first annual "Glow Fest" run/walk on September 11th at 9pm. The 1.5-mile course will take you through 5 color stations with over 40 gallons of UV paint, a live DJ and professional lighting. Your registration will include: entrance to the race, free food, a chance to meet our champions families and free t-shirt. Register online at xavierdm.org and help make a difference for families in need!

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  • Community Service Site Leaders Needed - 3 days ago | 173 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 8:48 PM

    X-Change, CFJ's weekly community service program, is still looking for volunteers to be site leaders for various sites around Cincinnati. Time committment is about 2-3 hours per week while doing service and leading a short discussion. 

    If you'd like to check out the times and sites, follow this link! There are many options, so one is sure to work for you!

    Please direct questions to James Cosby in the Center for Faith and Justice at cosbyj2@xavier.edu

    Sign-ups for those who want to be participants will be open soon!

  • Keys Found - 3 days ago | 497 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 3:28 PM

    A set of keys, car and house/dorm keys, was found outside Alter Hall on Monday, August 31.  If you have misplaced your keys, please contact Marca Kasselmann, kasselmannml@xavier.edu, X3626, or come to the physics department office, Lindner 110.

  • Needed: SWAG Peer Educators! (Paid Position) - 3 days ago | 202 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 3:27 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

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

  • Needed: SWAG Peer Educators! (Paid Position) - 3 days ago | 72 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 3:27 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

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

  • The Pope Is Coming - Join the Conversation! - 3 days ago | 295 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 2:52 PM

    A Graced Moment: Awakening to Ecological Conversion with Pope Francis
    A Workshop on the new Papal Encyclical Offered by Xavier University's Institute for Spirituality and Social Justice
     
    With the Pope's visit to the States only a few weeks away, excitement is mounting - what will he say to Congress and the United Nations?  Get a preview of the Pope's message by joining Xavier University's Institute for Spirituality and Social Justice as we explore his recent encyclical, Laudato Si': On Care for Our Common Home through engagement with the Pope's own words, discussion of what this means for us, and resources for further study
     
    Registration is now open for both our workshops.  Choose either Saturday, September 12th, 9-3 ($25 including lunch) or Saturday, September 19th, 1-5 ($10).   Scholarships are available upon request.  To register and for more information, visit us online at www/xavier.edu/issj and click on the tree. 

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  • Got Writing Assignments? - 3 days ago | 266 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 1:24 PM

    If you are working on a writing project, you may want to visit Xavier's Writing Center, which is now open for the Fall semester. Our student tutors (both grad and undergrad) can help you at any stage of the writing process, from just getting started to polishing off a final draft. If you'd like to make an appointment, please give us a call at 513-745-2875. Our hours are MW 9:00 am-8:00 pm; TTH 9:30 am-8:30 pm; F 9:00 am-3:00 pm; and Sun 1:00-9:00 pm.

  • Software Dev Support Intern Needed - 3 days ago | 108 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 12:18 PM

    SUPPORT ENGINEER INTERN

    Are you a CS / MIS student with Node.js, Meteor, and JavaScript experience?

    Modulus is looking for an entry level, creative, and ambitious Engineer Intern to troubleshoot applications primarily written in Node.js, and Meteor and possibly build serverside components in Node.js or Meteor to simplify the support infrastructure. This is a paid internship. Hours are flexible to accommodate your class schedule. This candidate must have an interest in joining a startup support team within an established company located in our Cincinnati, OH office. You will be working on Modulus, the easiest way to deploy and run Node.js, Meteor, Java, PHP, NGINX, & Python applications.

    Critical Education & Experience

    ? Personal GitHub repositories which include at least one Meteor application

    ? 1 year of software development in a server side language (or equivalent classroom experience)

    ? 1 year of developing web applications (or equivalent classroom experience)

    ? Experience with client side web technologies such as JavaScript and CSS

    ? Cloud computing experience a strong plus

    ? NGINX, PHP, Python experience is a strong plus

    Skills Abilities

    ? Proficient with JavaScript

    ? Experienced with serverside technology, preferably Node.js

    ? Strong written and verbal communication skills

    ? Must be a team player

     

    Progress Software Corporation is a global software company that simplifies the development, deployment and management of business applications onpremise or on any cloud, on any platform and on any device with minimal IT complexity and low total cost of ownership. Our innovations are used by nearly 140,000 organizations in more than 180 countries, including 88% of the Fortune 100.

    Please email at David@Xavier.edu with your resume.

    For more information: http://www.modulus.io

    1-SUPPORT ENGINEER INTERN - Google Docs.pdf

  • Dining & Retail Hours of Operation - Labor Day Wee. . . - 3 days ago | 233 views

    Dining & Retail Hours of Operation - Labor Day Weekend

    Posted: 9/1/15 11:08 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 the Labor Day Holiday Weekend, September 5th, 6th and 7th.

     

    1-Labor Day 2015.pdf

  • Office of Student Success - 4 days ago | 124 views

    Posted: 9/1/15 8:19 AM

    A note from the Office of Student Success:

    How is every little thing? The Office of Student Success reminds all students that Success Coaches are assigned to every Xavier student and available to discuss any concerns or challenges they may be experiencing.  Please see our website to find out more about Success Coaching, or visit us on the 5th floor of the Learning Commons.

    Remember, Club Day on the Academic Mall is today from 11-2.  Stop by and get involved! 

    Also, if you need to waive your health insurance – the deadline to do so is September 15.  You can complete the waiver online.

    Are you checking your Xavier email regularly? Make sure you're keeping track of all University correspondence by reading your email every day.  Not sure how to log in?  Visit the Connection Center on the 3rd floor of the Learning Commons.

    Have a great second week of class and let us know if we can help in any way.

    The Office of Student Success - Start Here!

  • Why We Stay: Changing Role of Women in our Faith C. . . - 4 days ago | 148 views

    Why We Stay: Changing Role of Women in our Faith Communities

    Posted: 8/31/15 5:03 PM

    There are long-held beliefs that Christianity, Judaism, and Islam do not empower women.  But many of us choose to stay.  Why? Come participate in this vitally important conversation.

    Featured panelists are co-editors and authors of the recently published book: Faithfully Feminist. Books will be available for purchase and signing. 

    Join us, Sunday, September 20, 2-6:30pm, Duff Banquet Center at Cintas. Free and open to the public.  Reservations appreciated but not required. 

    This event is part of Xavier's commemoration of the 50th Anniversay of Nostra Aetate.

    For RSVP and Sponsor information please see the flyer pdf.

     

    1-whywestay_HRltr.pdf

  • SAASS moves to Cintas Center - 4 days ago | 342 views

    Posted: 8/31/15 3:54 PM

    Student Athlete Academic Support Services has officially moved to its new location in the CIntas Center. The phone number is x3489, the new ML is 7540. Questions? Please call Bobbie Terlau at x3489.

  • Academic Advising Center has a new phone number - 4 days ago | 209 views

    Posted: 8/31/15 3:48 PM

    ATTENTION - The Academic Advising Center's new phone number  - x 3488. Questions? Please call Bobbie Terlau at x 3488.

  • Starbucks and Hoxworth Blooddrive - 4 days ago | 259 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! - 4 days ago | 139 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. . . - 4 days ago | 155 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. . . - 5 days ago | 82 views

    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 - 5 days ago | 195 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)