Student Announcements

  • Dining & Retail Hours of Operation - Fall Break 20. . . - 5 hours ago | 143 views

    Dining & Retail Hours of Operation - Fall Break 2015

    Posted: 10/6/15 9:32 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 Fall Break, October 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th and 11th.

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  • Law School Deans of Admissions Panel Discussion Oc. . . - 23 hours ago | 113 views

    Law School Deans of Admissions Panel Discussion October 12th

    Posted: 10/5/15 3:32 PM

    Come join us on Monday, October 12th in Smith 250 from 3:00-4:30 PM for a panel discussion with deans of admissions of five law schools. Hear about what deans are currently looking for in the law school admissions process to better help you assess what you should do to get into law school at each year you attend Xavier. ALL are welcome from freshmen to seniors, including those not a part of Pre-Law Society. There will be free pizza and drinks. Please RSVP if you would like to attend by clicking "yes" under the event on Orgsync's calendar or by emailing We are looking for a great crowd to show these deans how wonderful Xavier students are!

  • Heroes of Ethics luncheon RSVP DEADLINE! - 1 day ago | 125 views

    Posted: 10/5/15 9:58 AM

    TODAY is the deadline to RSVP for the Heroes of Ethics luncheon and "fireside chat" on October 14th with Chairman Doty from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Complimentary lunch begins at noon followed by a presentation and Q&A session. Seating is limited but reservations are required. Visit the Heroes of Ethics Series website for more information and to RSVP.

  • Thanks, Tutors! - 1 day ago | 277 views

    Posted: 10/5/15 8:52 AM

    This week (October 5-11, 2015) is International Tutor Appreciation Week, and we would like to thank our tutors in the Learning Assistance Center, Writing Center, Math Lab, Student-Athlete Academic Support Services, TRiO, Student Support Services, and other tutors who assist throughout campus.  Thank you for your support of student success and learning! 

    A list of tutors can be found in the attachment.

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  • Heroes of Ethics Luncheon 10/14/15 RSVP TODAY! - 1 day ago | 76 views

    Posted: 10/5/15 8:24 AM

    TODAY is the deadline to RSVP for the Heroes of Ethics luncheon and "fireside chat" with Chairman Doty from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Complimentary lunch begins at noon followed by a presentation and Q&A session. Seating is limited but reservations are required. Visit the Heroes of Ethics Series website for more information and to RSVP.

  • Accepting Nominations for Antonio Johnson Scholars. . . - 1 day ago | 270 views

    Accepting Nominations for Antonio Johnson Scholarship

    Posted: 10/4/15 3:15 PM

    On behalf of the University Scholarship Committee, the Center for Diversity & Inclusion and the Black Student Association, nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Antonio Johnson Scholarship Award. Any member of the Xavier community may nominate a student for this prestigious scholarship that will be awarded at the 40th Annual Antonio Johnson Scholarship Gala on Friday, April 8, 2016. The scholarship is worth full tuition, fees, room and board, and books. The winner will be awarded the scholarship for their senior year. Self-nominations are also accepted.

    When considering a person to nominate, keep in mind this scholarship is awarded to a Black, African-American and/or African student who is currently a junior. This person must display academic excellence (3.0 minimum cumulative GPA) and demonstrate a level of involvement that makes a significant contribution to the Black community at Xavier and beyond. The nomination deadline is Friday, October 30 by 5:00pm. Please complete and submit your nomination via the Center for Diversity & Inclusion's Orgsync page and search under "Forms."

    If you have any questions or if you need additional information, please feel free to call 513-745-3181 or email Taj Smith, Director fo the Center for Diversity & Inclustion at Thank you in advance for your participation and dedication!

    For more information:

  • Social Media Security! - 3 days ago | 309 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 4:13 PM

    October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Click here to find out how to stay safe using social media!

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  • Parking Advisory - Wed., October 7 - 3 days ago | 473 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 4:05 PM

    There is a major event being held on Wednesday, October 7 at 7:00pm in the Cintas Center that will cause some limited parking lot restrictions and additional traffic congestion on campus that evening. Please see attached Parking Advisory for full details. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.

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  • October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Eve. . . - 3 days ago | 92 views

    October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Events

    Posted: 10/2/15 3:36 PM

    October is Domestic Violence Awarness Month.  Please see the calendar for featured events to raise awareness and education.


  • Dream Big! Study Abroad Fair is Tuesday! - 4 days ago | 123 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 2:08 PM

    The Study Abroad Fair is Tuesday, October 6th from 10:00am to 3:00pm on the Xavier Yard. 

    There will be over 35 tables with a multitude of program options to explore: 15+ faculty-led programs, 20 study abroad providers with dozen of programs, and direct exchange programs.

    Many program options also have experiential learning components such as internships and service learning abroad. The Solidarity Semester in Nicaragua will also be in attendance and is still recruiting students for the program this spring.

    We hope to see you there!  

    1-Study Abroad Fair 2015.pdf

  • Wellness Week Events Kick Off Today - 4 days ago | 124 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 1:52 PM

    Wellness Week(October 1-7) kicks off Friday and runs through next week with events this weekend including mindfulness training, mental health screenings, community dinners and conversations, yoga, live Alpaca petting and a Snow Ball "Fight" on the Yard.  Eight student groups, faculty and staff members were awarded grant funding through the Warrior Run College Challenge to produce and promote events and programs that foster conversation and awareness about well-being on Xavier’s campus.  All Wellness Week events are free and open to Xavier students, staff, and faculty. Wellness Week concludes with the Annual Warrior Run 5K on Saturday October 10. 

    For more information:

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  • Looking for a Student Leadership Opportunity? - 4 days ago | 209 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 12:13 PM

    Apply for University Library’s User Experience Advisory Group for 2015-16. The library’s User Experience (UX) Group will serve as a formal channel of communication between library users and library staff.  The UX Group will explore issues, not limited to, the library’s services, collections, exhibits, programs, and/or communication both physically and virtually. By the end of the academic year, the UX Group will propose specific recommendation/s to improve the library experience at Xavier. The UX Group will provide student members with the opportunity to collaborate with faculty and staff and build a proposal that may lead to a better library experience and an improvement for the entire Xavier University community.  If you are interested please contact James Green, the User Experience/Assessment Librarian, at or 745-1940.

  • Death in the Xavier community - 4 days ago | 580 views

    Posted: 10/2/15 8:37 AM

    Noel Joseph Biesik, father of Rachel Biesik, Project Architect, died on Saturday, Sept 26.  Visitation services are on Tuesday, Oct. 6th and funeral services are on Wednesday, Oct 7th at the Ogle & Paul R. Young Funeral Home.

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  • Celebrating the Freedom to Read during Banned Book. . . - 5 days ago | 121 views

    Celebrating the Freedom to Read during Banned Books Week

    Posted: 10/1/15 11:54 AM

    Dr. Kristen Renzi hosted a "Banned Books Week Party" Wednesday afternoon for English faculty and students and all others who wished to celebrate the freedom to read.  Great comments and great cupcakes! Visit University Library and write your thoughts or quotes on the Banned Books Week display. Follow along @Xavier_Library @BannedBooksWeek.

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  • First Friday is Back - 5 days ago | 469 views

    Posted: 10/1/15 11:28 AM

    The National Pan-Hellenic Council of Xavier University in collaboration with SOL invites you to attend the First Friday Fiesta, tomorrow October 2, 2015 in the Center for Diversity and Inclusion, GSC 280 From 12-2:00pm. Come join us for free food and fellowship as we network over lunch. Hope to see you there!

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  • Graduate Fellowships - 5 days ago | 178 views

    Posted: 10/1/15 8:51 AM

    Faculty and staff are asked to make senior students in the humanities aware of a fellowship opportunity from the Lilly Fellows Program in Humanities and the Arts for those interested in becoming teacher-scholars at church-related universities. Students who plan to enter doctoral or MFA programs and have received a bachelor’s degree from Xavier after April 2011 are eligible. Students must contact Lilly administrative representative Debra before October 15 to be nominated. 


  • Gender Bias, Sexism, and Stereotypes in STEM - 5 days ago | 254 views

    Posted: 9/30/15 5:30 PM

    The Center for Diversity and Inclusion cordially invites you  to attend Gender Bias, Sexism and Stereotypes in STEM, an evening with Patricia Valoy as part of our I.D. Series. This event takes place Tuesday October 6, 2015 at 6:00pm in CLC 412 Kennedy Auditorium.

    Patricia Valoy is an engineer and project manager, feminist writer, and STEM advocate based out of New York. Patricia writes and speaks on a variety of issues pertaining to women in STEM and other male-dominated fields, particularly as it relates to women of color and underrepresented minorities.

    The Center for Diversity and Inclusion Identity Development Series (I.D.) brings the campus together to academically engage in lectures, student research presentations, dialogues or performances that invites attendees to critically think about their social identity development.

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  • Free Babushka Pierogies! - 6 days ago | 408 views

    Posted: 9/30/15 11:47 AM

    The Center for Interfaith Community Engagement is happy to be hosting this week's International Coffee Hour on the second floor of Gallagher today at 3 p.m.  Free food will be provided by Babushka Pierogies, a local resturaunt that specializes in authentic Eastern European dishes such as pierogies!

    All are invited to attend, especially those who are interested in the Lithuania course that Rabbi Abie will be teaching next semester.  If you would to hear more about the trip while having some great food, stop by and say hello!

  • Economics Association- Alumni Panel - 6 days ago | 88 views

    Posted: 9/30/15 11:40 AM

    Economics Association will be hosting an Alumni Panel this Thursday, October 1st, from 7:30-8:30 PM. The event will be held in Smith 308

     The panel will feature four recent Xavier economics graduates who are volunteering their time to give advice and answer questions from current Xavier economics students. They will be talking about their experiences at Xavier, as well as their internship and job searches. These individuals are a great resource and we highly encourage you to attend and come with any questions you may have!

    Free food and refreshments will be provided. We look forward to seeing you tomorrow! 

  • National Cyber Security Awareness Month - 6 days ago | 92 views

    Posted: 9/30/15 10:38 AM

    October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month! Do you know how to stay safe while using a mobile device? Click here to find out how. 

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  • Now College of Professional Sciences - 6 days ago | 304 views

    Posted: 9/30/15 9:34 AM

    The administration of the former College of Social Sciences, Health, and Education is pleased to share the renaming of the college to the College of Professional Sciences. The new college name represents the culmination of a year-long effort led by Sr. Nancy Linenkugel and a dedicated team (The Dean Team) of faculty leaders to revision the college and prepare it to meet the educational and community service needs of our communities. The College of Professional Sciences is committed to preparing future leaders and change agents in education, social sciences, and health with a strong emphasis on interprofessional education, collaboration, and practice.

  • New Process for Requesting Major/Minor Changes in . . . - 6 days ago | 307 views

    New Process for Requesting Major/Minor Changes in CAS

    Posted: 9/29/15 4:10 PM

    Students wishing to add, drop or change majors and minors in the College of Arts and Sciences Deans may submit a request at This link will direct you to an online form where you can start your declaration process.

    For more information:

  • Treats with TRiO! This Thursday! - 6 days ago | 114 views

    Posted: 9/29/15 4:08 PM

    TRiO, Student Support Services (SSS), would like to invite you to “Treats with TRiO”, this Thursday, October 1st from 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM on the 5th Floor Terrace of CLC.  This time is set aside to meet other TRiO, SSS students, build community with each other, recruit new students, and enjoy some yummy snacks.  

  • Midterms are next week! - 6 days ago | 384 views

    Posted: 9/29/15 3:17 PM

    A note from the Office of Student Success:

    Midterm exams are next week!  Are you ready?

    Students are encouraged to meet with their faculty and ensure they know what their midterm exams will cover.  If you are struggling with a certain class, it’s even more important to meet with the instructor now, review your current average and know what will be on the midterm exam.  Also be sure you are up to date on Canvas notifications and have completed all course requirements thus far. Begin reviewing material now to avoid ‘cramming’ next week.

    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, call us at 513-745-3036, or visit us on the 5th floor of the Learning Commons.


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  • Cultural Appreciation Night!! - 6 days ago | 121 views

    Posted: 9/29/15 3:08 PM

    TONIGHT, The African Students' Association (in collaboration w/ Black Students' Association, Student Organization of Latinos, Irish American Society & German Club) invites you to our 1st Cultural Appreciation Night today on Sept 29, 2015 from 8:30-10pm at the Husman Stage. If it is still raining, our rain site will be at the GSC Concourse (close to the Amphitheater). Come & join us to celebrate different cultures around campus. There will be a bonfire, s'mores, storytelling, a dance performance & MANY MORE!!!


  • All For One Shop Survey - Win a Gift Card! - 6 days ago | 127 views

    Posted: 9/29/15 2:38 PM

    The All For One Shop would like to invite all students to take a brief survey on textbooks, the campus bookstore, and residence hall delivery.  The survey is linked below.  All students completing the survey using a email account will be entered to win a giftcard to the All For One Shop(limit one survey per person)!  We value your feedback and look forward to continuing to find ways to better serve you!