Roger Fortin, Academic Vice President and Provost of Xavier University announced that Dr. Stafford Johnson, Professor of Finance, will serve as Interim Dean of the Williams College of Business, effective July 1, 2011.
M. Stephanie Martin of Cincinnati (45216), a civilian member of the Xavier University Army ROTC staff, has been named the Department of the Army “Civilian of the Year” for the Second Region, which covers eight states in the Midwest and Middle Atlantic.
An Open House at Xavier University’s new offsite MBA location in Northern Kentucky will be Wednesday, June 8th from 4:00pm – 7:00pm at 207 Grandview Drive, Third Floor, Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017. This will be a chance to see the suite. Staff from Xavier’s MBA office will be on hand to answer any questions. The event is free and open to all.
From July 26-31 and August 2-7, 2011, volunteers are invited to travel to Guatemala with local nonprofit Cooperative for Education (CoEd) and 25 other volunteers from across North America to bring educational opportunities to disadvantaged youth. Those who sign up for a 2011 Summer Snapshot before May 31st will receive $100 off the regular cost.
In a continuing sign that entrepreneurism is strong in Greater Cincinnati, entrepreneurs filed 146 applications in the 2011 Xavier Launch-a-Business Competition, a program that supports economic development.
X-LAB, which is run by the Williams College of Business at Xavier University, will announce about 10 winners in August after a rigorous screening process that includes two interviews with the applicants.