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Heroes of Professional Ethics speaker highlights week on campus

Other events include Homecoming activities, Xavier Players’ Cabaret

11/10/03

The Enron whistle-blower who was one of Time magazine's 2002 Persons of the Year, Sherron Watkins, is speaking on "Moral Leadership in Business" for the first Heroes of Professional Ethics series presented by the University's center for business ethics and social responsibility. The lecture is Wednesday, Nov. 12, from 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. in the Cintas Center. Watkins is the former vice president of Enron Corp. who warned former CEO Ken Lay that the company "might implode in a wave of accounting scandals." Immediately following the lecture is a question-and-answer period. A continental breakfast is being provided. Cost is $35 for general admission; students, faculty and staff are admitted free with a University ID. For more information, contact Paul Fiorelli at 513 745-2050.

On Tuesday, Nov. 11, the volleyball team welcomes the University of Dayton to the Cintas Center at 7:00 p.m. for an A-10 conference match. The team is aiming to continue it’s current three-game winning streak into its final three games of the regular season, all of which are against A-10 conference rivals.

On Wednesday, Nov. 12, the weekly international coffee hour celebrates Brazil at 3:30 p.m. in the Gallagher Student Center's second level. For more information, call 513 745-2864 or e-mail kilgore@xu.edu.

Wednesday night, the women’s basketball team hosts its second and final exhibition game, playing the Reebok Lady Stars at 7:30 p.m. The women’s Musketeers won their first exhibition game last weekend 75-50, with senior Aida Sarajlija leading the team with 15 points.

The Xavier Players is performing Cabaret on Thursday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m. in the Gallagher Student Center theater. Young American writer Cliff Bradshaw arrives in Berlin looking for a room and the sights of the city. But he finds much more when he meets the Kit Kat Klub's star attraction, Sally Bowles. Performances run all weekend and begin at 7:30 p.m. each night. For more information, call 513 745-3576 or e-mail neumeyer@xavier.edu.

Thursday also begins the annual homecoming activities. For details on the three-day celebration's events, visit www.xavier.edu/homecoming.

For more information about any of the above athletic events, visit the athletics web site.