This program is designed for those who have graduated from AFMIX
and want to continue to reflect on aspects of our mission and identity at Xavier.
While each session is hosted by an AFMIX graduate for AFMIX graduates,
all of the Xavier community is welcome.

Schedule for Fall 2012 - Spring 2013
Each Thursday from 12:00-1:30 p.m. at the Center for Mission and Identity in Fenwick Place
Feel free to bring your lunch!

September 6

Lunch with the Artist 
Presented by Holly Schapker (hosted by Rebecca Schroer)
Join us as Holly Schapker (Xavier class of 1992) discusses her artwork that is displayed throughout the Center for Mission and Identity titled: "Adsum: Contemporary Paintings on Ignatian Spirituality"

As this lunch is provided, please click to RSVP.

September 13

What is the Catholic, Jesuit Identity of a Jesuit University?
Dr. Debra Mooney (hosted by presenter)

September 20

Veterans and St. Ignatius of Loyola
Presented by Nate Davis, Director of Veterans Affairs, former US Marine
(hosted by Joe Shadle)

September 27

Ten Foundations of the Catholic Faith
Presented by Joe Shadle (hosted by presenter)

October 4

Solidarity and Sustainability
Presented by Ann Dougherty, Dan Marschner and sustainability intern Jake Litmer (a Xavier junior majoring in environmental science)
View the film "Sun Come Up" followed by a panel discussion (hosted by Joe Shadle)

 

October 11

NO SESSION --- FALL BREAK 
 

October 18

NO SESSION

October 25

Jesuit Education and a Non-Christian Connections
Presented by Dr. Scott Chadwick (hosted by Izola White)

November 1

NO SESSION

November 8

Jesuit Education: Inside the Classroom and Beyond
Presented by Dave Johnson and Sandy Richtermeyer (hosted by the presenters)

November 15

When Things Fall Apart: Spirituality and Trauma, Past and Present
Presented by Dr. Gillian Ahlgren (hosted by Michelle Vezina)

November 22

NO SESSION – THANKSGIVING
 

November 29

Women and the Mission at Xavier University: A Discussion
Led by Xavier's Women Religious (hosted by Tori Zascavage)
Panel: Sr. Rose Ann Fleming, Sr. Nancy Linenkugel, Sr. Joanne Recker, and Sr. Barbara Wincik

December 6

Advent Bible Study (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
The Book of Ruth and Advent Season
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
(led by Joe Shadle)

December 13

Advent Bible Study (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
The Book of Ruth and Advent Season
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
(led by Joe Shadle)

January 10

Sustainability and Mission
Contributing to sustainability at Xavier and beyond
Facilitated by XU Sustainability Coordinator Ann Dougherty P.E.
Find more information here

January 17

Sustainability and Mission
Contributing to sustainability at Xavier and beyond
Facilitated by XU Sustainability Coordinator Ann Dougherty P.E.
Find more information here

January 24

Sustainability and Mission
Contributing to sustainability at Xavier and beyond
Facilitated by XU Sustainability Coordinator Ann Dougherty P.E.
Find more information here

January 31

Gifts and Journeys: Catholic Social Teaching and the Death Penalty
presented by: Sr. Alice Gerdeman, Coordinator of Intercommunity Justice & Peace Center

(Hosted by Daphne Miller)

 February 7

The Dead Sea Scrolls
presented by Dr. Sarah Melcher, Chair of the Theology Department

(Hosted by Dr. Danny Otero)

February 14

Lenten Bible Study:  Come to the Mountain (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
(led by Joe Shadle)

February 21

Lenten Bible Study:  Come to the Mountain (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
(led by Joe Shadle)

February 28

Lenten Bible Study:  Come to the Mountain (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
(led by Joe Shadle)

March 7

Lenten Bible Study:  Come to the Mountain (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
(led by Joe Shadle)

March 14

Lenten Bible Study:  Come to the Mountain (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m.
(led by Joe Shadle)

March 21

Lenten Bible Study:  Come to the Mountain (bring a Bible or borrow one of ours)
This session will only go from 12:00-1:00 p.m. (led by Joe Shadle)

March 28

NO SESSION - HOLY THURSDAY

April 4

To Be Announced

April 11

To Be Announced