Student Announcements

Posted: 2/8/16 6:49 PM

Attention Students!!

MuskieTHON presented by Xavier University Dance Marathon (XUDM) is Saturday February 20th from 10am-8pm in GSC!! Get your friends together and go online to and register today! MuskieTHON is a whole new take on Xavier's Dance Marathon and comes complete with live entertainment, free food, prizes (including a fitbit) and of curse our Champion Families!! All proceeds will go directly to Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center to help pay for life changing care for children in need! 

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Posted: 2/8/16 2:58 PM

Are you looking for a not-so-typical internship? Do you want to know what it's like to start a company? Do you want to work in a fun, casual, and innovative environment?

If yes, the Xavier Center for Innovation has the best belated Valentine's day gift you'll ever get.

We're bringing the #Startupcincy Internship Fair back to Xavier for a second run. Young, innovative, creative, and fun companies will be at the CFI looking for students like you to join their team.

So take hold of this opportunity. Come in your casual clothes, grab a slice of pizza (did we mention that there will be pizza), and get yourself an internship. 

Thursday, February 18, 2016 from 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM (EST) at the Xavier Center for Innovation.

Please register using the link below

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Posted: 2/8/16 12:29 PM

Professor James Helmer is offering "Religion, Politics, and Culture in Contemporary Britain" in London during the month of July 2016.  Visits to sites of historical and contemporary significance (St. Paul's Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, the Palace of Westminster, the Tower of London) are a central element in this experientially-driven course that explores the religious, political, and cultural landscape of contemporary Britain.

This course satisfies the CORE course requirement for "Theological Perspectives", "Humanities Electives", and "E/RS focus electives".

The other taught courses in the London Program are Professor Fiorelli's "BLAW 300" course - which is a required course for Business majors, but also satisfies an E/RS focus elective, a GDST elective and a DCR elective - and Professor Polt's "Philosophy of Beauty" course - which satisfies either the "Philosophical Perspectives" or "Humanities Electives" Core course requirements.

Students take two out of the three courses in Monday-Thursday morning classes.

For more information, contact Professor Fiorelli at, (513)745-2050, or like us on

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Celebration of Student Research and Creative Activity to be held on Friday, April 15, 2016

Posted: 2/8/16 12:24 PM

The Celebration of Student Research & Creative Activity is held every spring to recognize students' scholarly endeavors performed under the guidance of faculty, and allows students to present their accomplishments to the broader Xavier community. Although the Celebration is hosted by the College of Arts & Sciences, students from all colleges and disciplines are encouraged to submit their work. To expand participation to all colleges this year, we encourage the broadest definition of research and creative activity. As was the case last year, the Celebration will begin around 2:00 pm and finish in the evening with a keynote speaker and recognition of the Undergraduate Research Mentor of the Year.

For more information and to submit an abstract by the March 1st deadline, please follow the link below: 


Posted: 2/8/16 10:12 AM

TRiO, Student Support Services (SSS) is still recruiting members for the 2015 -2016 academic year.  In order to be eligible for the program, students must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and meet at least one of the following guidelines:

•             Be a first-generation college student (neither parent or guardian has a bachelor’s degree)

•             Meet federal income guidelines as outlined by the U.S. Department of Education

•             Have a verifiable disability

If eligible, students must attend a mandatory information session offered on Monday, February 15 from 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM in the TRiO, SSS office.

Posted: 2/8/16 9:14 AM

The Center for Diversity and Inclusion would like your input on how we can best serve you. We invite you to take a short survey and let us know about your experiences with our office and what you would like to see in this space in the future. Please take 5 minutes to complete the survey online at: or you can take the survey on your phone by scanning the QR code on the attached flyer. We look forward to hearing from you!! The Survey will close February, 22, 2016 at 5:00p.m. so submit your feedback now and make your voice heard! 


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Posted: 2/8/16 8:57 AM

Financial Literacy Workshops are scheduled for both Wednesday & Thursday evenings.  View the attachment for locations, a description of what will be covered, and a chance for students to win a Xavier grant.

All students are invited to join us!


Posted: 2/7/16 1:42 PM

As part of Xavier's longest running London program, students will attend the plays Wicked and Les Miserables for Professor Fiorelli's BLAW300 class.  Students who take Dr. Helmer's Theology class or Dr. Polt's Philosophy class will also attend the plays.  All three courses are very "core friendly"

BLAW300 (Professor Fiorelli) - is a required course for all business majors.  There are no prerequisites, so non-business majors are also very welcome to take this class.  BLAW300 also satisfies an E/RS focus elective, a DCR elective and a GDST elective.

PHIL (Dr. Polt) - satisfies either a 2d level philosophy class, or a humanities elective.

THEO (Dr. Helmer) - satisfies either a 2d level theology requirement, or a humanities elective.

For more information about the trip, please contact Professor Fiorelli at, (513)745-2050, visit or like us on



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Posted: 2/7/16 12:14 PM

Students! Xavier needs your powerful voices to help the university better understand your multi-faceted experiences. You've probably received a number of surveys making a similar request, but this survey is really different. The results of this survey will be used by faculty and administrators to make immediate and long-term improvements in the classroom, housing, advising, offices you make use of or in your interactions with one another.

Be sure to mark your calendars for the entire month of March. No not just for March Madness, but also for completing this survey! The survey will be live from March 1-24 at #BeHeard

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Posted: 2/7/16 8:55 AM

Qualified is the Center for Diversity and Inclusion's professional development initiative in co-sponsorship with the Career Development Office and Macy's Inc. This initiative addresses the historic marginalization of qualified peoples whose identities haven't traditionally been valued in the workplace. There are  two events this semester for students of color, women, LGBTQ students, and students with disabilities to gain professional skills, develop social capital and engage with local Cincinnati companies looking to recruit a more diverse workforce.

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