On January 26, 2009,sixteen Xavier MBA students competed against one another in the Association for Corporate Growth Cincinnati (ACG) competition. This Round One Xavier competition was held at Cintas Center, where groups presented their cases to a panel of six judges, all Xavier alumni. Two faculty sat on the judges’ panel: Shelly Webb, chair and associate professor of finance, and Dino Lucarelli, adjunct professor of finance.
Stop me if you’ve heard this one, but I know you haven’t. At 8:30 pm on March 12 in the Cintas Center on the campus of Xavier University a never-before-imagined comedy event will take place called 3 Comics, 3 Faiths: An Interfaith Comedy Show.
Michel Chikwanine, a political refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo, will share his story of war, escape, and hope at Xavier University’s Cintas Center at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 23, as part of the University’s Africa Awareness Week. The address is free and open to the public.
Two events will be offered by Xavier University’s Brueggeman Center for Dialogue in February which are free and open to the public. For more information please call 513-745-3922 or visitwww.xavier.edu/dialogue.
Xavier University is among 635 institutions of higher learning throughout the United States named to the 2008 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll. The honorees were recognized during the American Council on Education Annual Conference in Washington on February 8.
You are invited to come to one of the February Xavier MBA Information Sessions, where you will find answers to your questions about admission, curriculum, and financing for all of the MBA programs offered at Xavier
George Gordon, visiting faculty in management and entrepreneurship at Xavier University, is the man many companies call to swing the axe when they have to reduce their workforce. He then helps coach many of those let go into new careers – often in fields for which they forgot they have a passion.
The Xavier Women’s Chorus, under the direction of Linda Busarow, DMA, will premiere an arrangement of the National Anthem created for it. The chorus will perform the National Anthem at the Xavier women’s basketball game against St. Bonaventure at 1:00 on February 1. A repeat performance will be before the men’s game on February 5 at 7:00 pm against Temple, which will be televised on ESPN.
For the fifth year, Xavier University and the University of Cincinnati will take part in the Crosstown Preachout Mass. The event takes place Sunday, February 15 at the St. Monica-St. George Church, 328 West McMillan Street, home of UC’s Campus Ministry. Liturgy will begin at 5:30 p.m.
You are invited to come to one of the January, February or March Xavier MBA Information Sessions, where you will find answers to your questions about admission, curriculum, and financing for all of the MBA programs offered at Xavier
Xavier University is among 10 institutions in Ohio and 149 nationwide to be recognized this year by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Xavier was recognized for both its Curricular Engagement & Outreach and Partnerships.
Under the coordination of Xavier University’s Eigel Center for Community-Engaged Learning, and with support from the Center for Teaching Excellence and the President’s Office, the University has created an Academy for Community-Engaged Faculty, which will focus on assisting faculty in incorporating principles and practices of community-engaged scholarship into their curricula as a primary means of institutionalizing and sustaining engagement at Xavier.
Xavier University presents Ben Folds in concert at the Cintas Center on February 19 at 7:30 pm. Doors will open at 6:00 pm. Tickets are $25 each for the general public. Xavier students are $15 each. The ticket office is at 1624 Herald Ave. on the Xavier campus. Phone 513-745-3411. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.