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Journeys to Freedom: His Journey, Our Journey, Your Journey

Monday, January 9, 2012

MLK, Jr Week events are free and open to the public, except where noted. Co-sponsored by Xavier’s Office of Multicultural Affairs, Center for Faith & Justice, National PanHellenic Council, Interfaith Community Engagement, Alpha Phi Alpha, Women’s Center, Student Life and Leadership, Black Student Association, History Department, Psychology Department, and Student Government Association. For more information, please visit www.xavier.edu/mlk.

Eye-Opening Survey Results Reveal Deep Division between Campaign Discourse & Americans" View of American Dream & Trust in Politicians

Monday, January 9, 2012

On the heels of the Iowa Caucuses, Xavier University’s Center for the Study of the American Dream debunks 5 Myths about the American Dream in the Sunday (January 8) Washington Post. Michael Ford, the Center’s Founding Director, cites its current research revealing a deep schism between the Presidential campaign’s relevance to the American Dream, Americans’ distrust in government and elected officials, along with the declining importance of home ownership to an individual’s definition of the Amer

Jerzy Kluger Dies in Rome

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

On May 19, 2005, the exhibition, “A Blessing to One Another: Pope John Paul II and the Jewish People,” opened at Xavier University and ran until July 15 of that year. Since then it has been displayed at 16 additional locations, including the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles and the Pope John Paul II Cultural Center in Washington, D.C.

Second Paper Airplane Day

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Xavier’s Office of Interfaith Community Engagement and the Gallagher Student Center (GSC) have invited students, faculty and staff to launch paper airplanes at precisely 4:30 PM on Thursday, December 1st in the GSC atrium.

Xavier Student Top Venture Capitalist

Monday, November 28, 2011

A team led by Xavier University MBA international student Rudhir Patil recently won the 14th annual Venture Capital Investment Competition of Silicon Valley at Santa Clara University. Patil is in California working, but is taking his capstone class online with Xavier. Originally from India, he came to Xavier via New Zealand, where he is a citizen. Via the Jesuit MBA Network, he is also a visiting student at Santa Clara University.

Ethics Bowl Team Advances

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

For the past three years, Xavier University has sent a five-person team to the Regional Ethics Bowl, Central States in Indianapolis. On Saturday, November 12, the team qualified for the first time in the school's history for the National Ethics Bowl, placing second out of 22 teams.

Nearly Naked Mile Benefits Interfaith Medical Mission Trip to Guatemala

Thursday, November 17, 2011

For the third year, Xavier University students will shed "nearly all" their clothes and/or dress Guatemala-style, despite the chill, Thursday, November 17, at 7:00 p.m., for the Nearly Naked Mile. Participants race one mile through the Xavier campus to raise funds to send 12 pre-professional health students to service in Guatemala from Dec. 31- Jan. 7.

Mooz-lum Portrays Forgiveness, Tolerance, Hope and Identity

Friday, November 11, 2011

Xavier University’s Office of Multicultural Affairs will host a showing of the film Mooz-lum followed by a discussion with the film’s producer on Wednesday, November 16 at 7 pm in the Gallagher Student Center Theatre on the Xavier campus. Admission is free and the public is welcome.

Boone County Students Appreciate Convenience and Format of First Xavier MBA Kentucky Cohort

Friday, November 11, 2011

Nine students from Northern Kentucky and one from Indiana are enrolled in the first cohort of Xavier's Northern Kentucky MBA program. They will spend 24 months taking 18 classes. They represent Procter and Gamble, Sunny Delight Beverages Co., the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, GE Aviation, Hydro Systems Co., Hill-Rom, and Fidelity Investments.

Xavier University Hosts Third Sustainability Day

Friday, November 11, 2011

On Nov. 7 and 8, Xavier University offered students, faculty and staff a chance to hear and experience firsthand the treatment of waste and urban water in Greater Cincinnati.

Slideshow of Xavier University Veterans Day Ceremony

Friday, November 11, 2011

This morning at 11:00 a.m., the Xavier University community gathered for a 30-minute ceremony celebrating the service of our Armed Forces and honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice. (See link to slideshow below.) The ceremony was held on the university campus at The Shrine of Our Lady, Queen of Victory and Peace.

Kristallnacht in Our Midst

Monday, November 7, 2011

On the 73rd anniversary of what is considered the beginning of the Holocaust, November 9, 2011, the Xavier University community will quietly raise an alarm.

Xavier University Honors Military Service with Rifle Salute

Monday, November 7, 2011

This Veteran’s Day, November 11, at 11:00 a.m., the Xavier community will gather for a 30-minute ceremony celebrating the service of our Armed Forces and unveiling new plaques at the base of The Shrine of Our Lady, Queen of Victory and Peace, located off Dana Avenue near the guard shack on University Drive.

Xavier University Joins Jesuit Institutions from Across the U.S.

Friday, October 28, 2011

James Riordan, S.J. of Xavier University will join over 1,000 others passionate about faith-inspired social justice who will gather in Washington, DC, from November 12-14, 2011, for the 14th annual Ignatian Family Teach-In for Justice (IFTJ) sponsored by the Ignatian Solidarity Network.

National Gender-Based Violence Conference

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Xavier University in Cincinnati presents “Gender-Based Violence: A Community In Dialogue” a conference of experts from across the United States convened by Xavier University president Michael Graham, S.J. and the Xavier Women's Center. It will be held Tuesday, November 8 from 8:30 a.m.- 3:30 p.m. at the Schiff Conference Center on the Xavier campus.

Free Time Key to Happiness for Materialistic Teens

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Chris Manolis, a professor of marketing at Xavier University, and James Roberts, professor of marketing at Baylor University in Waco, TX, have found that “Living with a sensible, balanced amount of free time promotes well-being [of teens] not only directly, but also by helping to alleviate some of the negative side effects associated with living in our consumer-oriented society.”

Inside Out Street Art Comes to Cincinnati

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Photographs of those who live, work and play in the neighborhood of Evanston will be on public display starting this Saturday October 22 at the Evanston Recreation Center, on the campus of Xavier University campus and at selected sites throughout Evanston

Rage and Rebellion Across the Islamic World

Friday, October 14, 2011

Xavier University’s Edward B. Brueggeman Center for Dialogue presents journalist Robin Wright speaking on “Rage and Rebellion Across the Islamic World” Monday, November 7 at 7:30 pm at the Duff Banquet Center on the Xavier campus. Her talk is free and open to the public.

Students Present Research at Symposium

Friday, October 14, 2011

Xavier University’s College of Arts and Sciences held its Research Symposium on August 2 and 3. Twenty-three students worked with sixteen faculty members to present research on topics ranging from science to politics to music.