Employee Announcements

Posted: 2/12/16 5:23 PM

The Dean Search Committees for the College of Arts and Sciences and the Williams College of Business are pleased to announce the candidates for dean of their respective colleges, along with the dates for the visits.  The itineraries for each visit, including the times for an open forum, are being finalized and will be posted at a later date, along with each candidate's CV and cover letter.  See the attached letter for the candidate names and visit dates.

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Posted: 2/12/16 3:01 PM

We are not what we know but what we are willing to learn.

- Mary Catherine Bateson 


A great way to learn about possible career paths is to chat with employers who visit our campus to promote leadership programs, internship opportunities, job openings and more.

Learn who’s coming to campus by viewing the Career Development Office’s weekly list of Employer Dates & Deadlines. Bookmark the permalink in your favorite browser.

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February 16 - E/RS Interviews: "Sustainability - Community, Equality, Environment"

Posted: 2/12/16 1:33 PM

In the second of six E/RS interviews, Kathleen Smythe (History) and Nancy Bertaux (Economics) will discuss issues of sustainability based on both their personal experiences and academic pursuits. The E/RS interviews provide an opportunity for us to get to know in a more informal fashion members of the Xavier community.

Conaton Board Room, Schmidt hall, 4:00 pm.

As well as the other events left this semester:


For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/ers/Lecture-Series.cfm

Posted: 2/12/16 1:30 PM

The Career Development Office and the Center for Diversity and Inclusion will host the ninth annual Diversity Reception on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. The reception will take place from 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in the Cintas Center.

The Diversity Reception is a networking event connecting students and alumni and employers who embrace and support diversity. Come out and get to know organizations as you prepare to attend the Spring Career Fair on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. All XU faculty and staff are welcome to attend.

Read 5 Reasons the Diversity Reception Should Be a Part of Your Career Plan, written by Nichole Sims, Talent Acquisition Manager at Enterprise Rent-A-Car, on page 9 of the 2016 Spring Career Fair Magazine. Pick up your copy of the magazine at the Career Development Office.

Questions about the Diversity Reception? View Frequently Asked Questions.

View a list of participating organizations. Organizations continue to register, so check back regularly to stay up to date on who's attending! 

RSVP is recommended but not required.  Students and alumni who RSVP and attend the event will be entered to win gift cards and other prizes.  

Posted: 2/12/16 1:13 PM

February 15-19 is Love Food, Not Waste week. Dining Services will be educating the Xavier community this week on the number one area for improvement this semester for sustainability…waste.  Our goal is to bring awareness and inform the students and Xavier community of what the impact of food waste means. Our goal is to reduce food waste by 10% this semester. Learn more about Xavier Dining Services sustainability platform, which includes information about going green, reducing waste, local food sourcing, 

Monday – Wake Up Xavier – Love Food, Not Waste
Tuesday – Portion Distortion
Wednesday – 10% Reduction Goal!
Thursday – What reducing means to you
Friday – Taking it on…Again!

For more information: http://www.dineoncampus.com/xu/show.cfm?cmd=sustainability

Posted: 2/12/16 1:11 PM

A sterling silver ring was found in a green chair in Alter hall around 2 PM today, February 1st. 

If you or someone you know, has lost this ring please send me an email at (peytonc@xavier.edu) describing the ring's design so I know I have the ring you're looking for! 


Posted: 2/12/16 11:24 AM

“Those who restrain desire, do so because theirs is weak enough to be restrained.” -William Blake. Xavier University Theatre presents Betrayal by Harold Pinter, Miss Julie by August Strindberg, and Begotten by Xavier senior, Tatum Hunter in repertory February 17th-28th. Get your tickets at www.xavier.edu/theatretickets or call 513.745.3939. As you watch each character fall prey to their vices, we only have one question - will you succumb to your desire? 

Exclusive deal for Xavier faculty and staff! Get 3 tickets for just $20. Offer available at the Xavier box office in Gallagher Student Center on the lower level. The box office is open M-F (2:00-6:00 PM). 



LACKING THE DISCIPLINE TO DISCIPLINE (Supervisor's Professional Development):

Posted: 2/12/16 10:28 AM

Our Department of Human Resources invites us to care for others and to recognize the uniqueness and wholeness of each person.  This training will navigate efficient leaders to encourage balance in professional and personal lives; build trust through ongoing feedback; recognize and utilize individual styles and skills; and treat people with respect regardless of position.  For more information or to register, please click here

For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/hr/Lacking-the-Discipline-to-Discipline.cfm

You’re Invited: “Hump Day Happy Hour” – March 2nd, 3:00 pm-4:30 pm Ryan’s Pub

Posted: 2/12/16 10:20 AM

Please join Fr. Graham and your colleagues for the fourth installment of this informal, monthly event designed to celebrate our work and the contributions we make to insure that our students succeed, thrive and graduate.

Each month Hump Day Happy Hour will be co-hosted by several University departments. The March Happy Hour is sponsored by College of Professional Sciences, Athletics and Staff Committee and will be held at Ryan’s Pub in the Gallagher Student Center on Wed. March 2nd at 3pm.

Mark your calendars for future happy hours, on April 6, 2016 and May 4, 2016.

Posted: 5/22/14 10:32 AM

Dear Xavier Family,

Sharon Merrill's husband, Austin Merrill, passed away on Wednesday, May 21, after a long illness.  He will be laid to rest on Monday, May 26th, 11:00 a.m., St. Anthony Friary & Shrine, 5000 Colerain Avenue, Cincinnati  OH  45223.  In lieu of flowers, the Merrill family requests donations be made to: Franciscan Friars Province of St. John  the Baptist or Xavier University. Please keep Sharon and her family in your prayers.

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