Student Announcements

  • Hoff Dining Closing During Spirit Celebration - 7 hours ago | 55 views

    Posted: 9/2/14 9:41 AM

    Hoff Dining Commons will be closed on Wednesday, September 3 from 11:30 - 12:15 during Spirit Celebration. Lunch will be passed out during this time.

  • Multifaith Calendar - 7 hours ago | 22 views

    Posted: 9/2/14 9:38 AM

    A calendar of religious holy days and observances for 2014-15 is available online on the Center for Mission and Identity’s Jesuit Resource website. The calendar highlights work restricted holy days so that faculty and staff supervisors may affirm and support the faiths of all members of the Xavier community. For details, refer to page 29 of the Student Handbook and the University Religious Accommodation policy.

  • Fall 2014 Community Action Day! - 4 days ago | 57 views

    Posted: 8/29/14 4:29 PM

    Join XU students, faculty, staff and alumni for our semesterly university-wide day of service on Saturday September 20th, 2014 from 9:00am to 1:00pm, to be in the hands and feet of our mission and enables us on our journey of becoming men and women for and with others.

    Breakfast and lunch provided!

    Bring your car keys!

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  • Xavier Music Series opens season on Sep 7 - 4 days ago | 27 views

    Posted: 8/29/14 3:01 PM

    The Xavier Music Series 2014-2015 Season will open on September 7 with classical guitarist, Ana Vidovic. This year will be introducing young artists who are putting the glamour back into classical music. On September 28, the Series will welcome back pianist Christopher O'Riley, who will perform his own personal arrangments of Radiohead, along with some classical works by Rachmaninoff and others.

    Tickets can be purchased online or by calling 513-745-3162.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/musicseries/boxoffice.cfm

  • Tickets on Sale for XU Theatre's Last Five Years - 4 days ago | 29 views

    Posted: 8/29/14 2:53 PM

    THE LAST FIVE YEARS follows the relationship of Cathy and Jamie, an actress and novelist who fall hopelessly in love. As Jamie tells their story from beginning to end and Cathy in reverse, their lives start to take different paths, and we discover even love can't always triumph over personal ambition. An emotionally powerful and intimate musical, THE LAST FIVE YEARS won the Drama Desk Award for best music and lyrics and was named one of Time Magazine’s 10 best shows of 2001.

    Performances are Friday, September 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, September 6 at 4:00 p.m. in Gallagher Theater. Seating is limited - only 80 seats per night! Directed by Stephen Skiles and music directed by Scot Buzza.

    Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the Gallagher Box Office at 513-745-3939.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/theatre/2014-2015.cfm

  • First Years for ZooMates!!!!! - 4 days ago | 26 views

    Posted: 8/29/14 1:49 PM

    Are you interested in making a difference in a young child’s life? Do you love going to the Zoo? Why not blend those interests together by becoming a ZooMates mentor this fall?

    Xavier University’s ZooMates, a partnership with Faces Without Places, is currently accepting applications from first year Xavier students for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year (meeting on Tuesdays 3:30-5:30pm). This yearlong mentoring program allows you to show your Xavier pride as you mentor a student from a local grade school. ZooMates take weekly adventures that focus on educational and fun activities at the Cincinnati Zoo, the students’ grade school, and on Xavier’s Campus.  Free background checks are provided for all mentors. Sign up now by completing and submitting the attached application by Friday, September 12th! E-mail Darci Meiners (meinersd1@xavier.edu) with any questions!

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  • Student Veterans of Xavier Cookout All XU Students. . . - 4 days ago | views

    Student Veterans of Xavier Cookout All XU Students Invited!

    Posted: 8/29/14 10:54 AM

    Where: XU South Lawn (Outside the Cafeteria)

    When: 29 August 2014 from 4pm-8pm

    What is it?  Free Food! (Hamburgers and Hot Dogs with cold drinks) Raffle, National Guard Obstacle Course Challenge, Marine Corps Pull-Up Bar Fitness Test, a chance to meet veterans of XU and military recruiters.  Come see how you stack up against active duty military and veterans in the obstacle course and exercise events, or just come enjoy some free food and beverage.

    Come Check Us Out!

    SVX is accepting new members!

    Requirements to join:

    · Veteran or currently serving in the Armed Forces

    · Dependent of a Veteran

    We are dedicated to helping Veterans and dependents transition from the military lifestyle into the college lifestyle.

    What We Offer:

    · Mentoring Programs

    · Leadership Opportunities

    · And Much More!!!

    Stop by the Xavier Veterans Center on Dana Avenue to learn more!

  • Last Day to Add/Drop Classes - 4 days ago | 10 views

    Posted: 8/29/14 8:12 AM

    Sunday, August 31, 2014 is the last day students can add and drop classes online through Self-Service on the Student Hub. After this date, students will need to complete an add/drop form with the required signatures. For more information, go to www.xavier.edu/registrar or call the Office of the Registrar at (513) 745-3941.

     

  • X-Change (Weekly Service Program) Volunteer!! - 5 days ago | 35 views

    Posted: 8/28/14 4:33 PM

    X-CHANGE Weekly Service Program provides an action-oriented entry point for volunteers to engage in the Cincinnati community through weekly service and reflection; to encourage students to think critically and advocate for social justice as men and women for and with others.

    X-CHANGE works in partnership with community organizations to arrange for students to serve weekly at the same site throughout the semester. We also organize groups especially for first year students and those new to XU. Providing an opportunity to do service, explore assets and challenges of our city, make great friends, and have lots of fun! 

    Questions? Please contact Dominique Brown at brownd@xavier.edu

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/cfj/service-justice/Volunteer-Programs.cfm

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  • X-Change ( weekly service program) - 5 days ago | 33 views

    Posted: 8/28/14 3:29 PM

    X-CHANGE Weekly Service Program provides an action-oriented entry point for volunteers to engage in the Cincinnati community through weekly service and reflection; to encourage students to think critically and advocate for social justice as men and women for and with others.

    X-CHANGE works in partnership with community organizations to arrange for students to serve weekly at the same site throughout the semester. We also organize groups especially for first year students and those new to XU. Providing an opportunity to do service, explore assets and challenges of our city, make great friends, and have lots of fun!

    Sign ups open on Wednesday September 23rd 2014.

    Sign up at : xavier.edu/cfj/forms.cfm

    Questions? Contact Dominique Brown - Brownd@xavier.edu

     

     

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/cfj/service-justice/Volunteer-Programs.cfm

  • OneDrive cloud storage - 5 days ago | 8 views

    Posted: 8/28/14 1:56 PM

    Information Technologies (IT) would to remind all students that their Office365 account includes access to OneDrive, which offers 1TB of cloud storage.  OneDrive is convienently accessed through your email account in a web browser, or with the OneDrive client.  Students registered for Spring 2014 and prior will continue to keep their X:\ drives, but will also have access to OneDrive.  Click here for more information on the OneDrive service.

    For more information: https://kb.xavier.edu/page.php?id=41711

  • Free - Microsoft Office2013 from Office365 - 5 days ago | 18 views

    Posted: 8/28/14 1:53 PM

    Information Technologies (IT) would to remind students that their Office365 accounts include access to up to (5) installations of Office2013 on their computers.  In addition, you can access the full mobile apps (for Apple and Android devices) from the Office365 web interface.  Click here for more information on obtaining Office2013

    For more information: https://kb.xavier.edu/page.php?id=42915

  • Exploring Africa: If you're not there, you're not . . . - 5 days ago | 6 views

    Exploring Africa: If you're not there, you're not anywhere

    Posted: 8/28/14 12:05 PM

    ASA is back in action on this school year!!!! Don't forget that tomorrow, Friday August 29th 2014, during the Week of Welcome, African Students Association is inviting you and your friends to "Exploring Africa: If you're not there, you're not anywhere." The event will start from 2 to 5pm at the Husman Stage (Xavier Yard North). Come and enjoy the lovely dishes from Africa, mingle with the board and members and boogie down to the hottest songs from Africa. Come in and have fun with us! Trust me, you do not want to miss this!

  • Sustainability Heroes Gallery Opening - 5 days ago | 11 views

    Posted: 8/28/14 7:24 AM

    Come celebrate the life and values of Merelyn Bates-Mims, social sustainability hero and former diversity officer at Xavier University. Merelyn's story is told by Xavier graduate, Emily Beaven '14 and the exhibit designed by Xavier Graphic Design and Art students Katie Hautman, Sarah Dulle and Abbie Kinnett. Photography by Professor Jonathan Gibson.

    Monday, September 15 4-5 pm Fenwick Place (outside Currito Burrito). This project was funded by a 2014-15 Sustainability minigrant in support of the President's Climate Commitment for Xavier University. A project of the Senior Administrative Fellow for Sustainability. For more information, contact Kathleen Smythe (smythe@xavier.edu). 

  • Fall Career Fair - 6 days ago | 23 views

    Posted: 8/27/14 3:54 PM

    The Fall Career Fair: Jobs & Internships is a great opportunity to meet recruiters face-to-face. All students & alumni seeking full-time employment, internship or co-op experience or summer job opportunities are invited to attend on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Cintas Center. Pre-registration is NOT required. 

    Please Bring: 
    - All Card 
    - Multiple Copies of your Resume 
    - Padfolio (to hold copies of resumes) 


    Visit our website at www.xavier.edu/career for upcoming workshops & programs to prepare for the fair.

    Questions? Career Development Office at 513-745-3141 or cdo@xavier.edu.

    For more information: http://xavier.experience.com/stu/cf_details?fhnd=6699

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  • French Club's Crêpe Making Class - 6 days ago | 4 views

    Posted: 8/27/14 3:20 PM

    Just a reminder about tonight's event! Join French Club for the first event of the year as part of Xavier's Week of Welcome! Meet new members, learn about this year's events and of course get the chance to make your own crêpes!

    We'll have all sorts of fillings---dinner crêpes with ham and cheese as well as dessert crêpes with fruit and Nutella! 

    Come when you please from 8:30-10 PM in GSC's Clocktower lounge tonight!

  • WOW Presents - Meet the Pre- Law Society! - 6 days ago | 15 views

    Posted: 8/27/14 1:25 PM

    The Pre-Law Society would like to welcome YOU to a mini social and opportunity to get to know current members and executive board officers! Light snacks and refreshments will be provided, so don't miss out-- and remember, ALL are welcome!

    DATE: Aug. 28th 

    LOCATION: Xavier North Yard 

    TIME: 4:30-6:00 PM 


     

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/student-involvement/campus-events/Week-of-Welcome.cfm

    1-WOW flyer Fall 2014.docx

  • Artist Reception this Friday in the Xavier Art Gal. . . - 6 days ago | 7 views

    Artist Reception this Friday in the Xavier Art Gallery

    Posted: 8/27/14 12:44 PM

    The Department of Art is proud to have an artist reception on Friday, August 29 showcasing the work of fiber arts instructor, Kitty Uetz. The reception is 6:00-8:00 pm. Please stop by the art gallery in Cohen for free food and drinks and to view the fantastic art!
     

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/news/Fiber-Art-Exhibition-by-M-Katherine-Kitty-Uetz.cfm#.U_4Jj0jKlUk

  • XU Theatre Season opens with The Last Five Years - 6 days ago | 14 views

    Posted: 8/27/14 12:00 PM

    THE LAST FIVE YEARS follows the relationship of Cathy and Jamie, an actress and novelist who fall hopelessly in love. As Jamie tells their story from beginning to end and Cathy in reverse, their lives start to take different paths, and we discover even love can't always triumph over personal ambition. An emotionally powerful and intimate musical, THE LAST FIVE YEARS won the Drama Desk Award for best music and lyrics and was named one of Time Magazine’s 10 best shows of 2001.

    Performances are Friday, September 5 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, September 6 at 4:30 p.m. in Gallagher Theater. Seating is limited! Click here to purchase tickets.

    For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/theatre/2014-2015.cfm

  • Crash the Party - 6 days ago | 17 views

    Posted: 8/27/14 11:57 AM

    Get a team together and Crash the Party during Reunion Weekend on Friday, November 7th in the Duff’s Banquet Room in the Cintas Center. Show off your brain power during a live Trivia Contest hosted by Xavier grad and Questionable Pursuits owner Mark Arminio and play against alumni, faculty and staff, and students. Food, beverages and prizes will be available. Register at www.xavier.edu/crashtheparty or check out www.xavier.edu/reunionweekend for all the activities.

  • Xavier Intramurals! XUIM - 6 days ago | 15 views

    Posted: 8/27/14 9:22 AM

    Registration for Session 1 of the fall semester has opened up and will continue until Thursday September 4th. Create your teams, become a free agent, and add players all through www.imleagues.com

    Need to Register? Click here for instructions http://www.xavier.edu/recreational-sports/intramural-sports/how-to-register-on-imleaguescom.cfm

     

    PAY TO PLAY

    $20 per person BEOFRE 9/4

    $25 per person AFTER 9/4

     

    Flag Football- Men's & Coed....Played Monday nights 8-11pm down at the XU Soccer complex, Tuesday-Friday 4-7pm at Park Field (below the blue basketball courts)

    Sand Volleyball-Coed...Rec & Competitive...Played Monday-Thursday 7-11pm at the Sand Courts (next to blue basketball courts)

    Outdoor Soccer- Coed...Rec & Competitive...Played Sundays 11am-7:30pm at Park Field (below the blue basketball courts)

     

    Have any questions?

    Visit: http://www.xavier.edu/recreational-sports/intramural-sports/

    Contact: arnoldg2@xavier.edu or zicko@xavier.edu

     

  • 2014-15 Parking Permits - On Sale Now - 6 days ago | 9 views

    Posted: 8/26/14 6:04 PM

    Student Parking permits for the new 2014-15 academic year are now on sale.  Go to    www.xavier.edu/parking  , click on the “On Sale Now” link, and sign into the site using your Xavier username and password.  The old 2013-14 permits are no expired, so order your new permit today.