Posted: 9/4/15 9:33 AM
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: A reminder that the deadline to change grades of Incomplete (I) from spring and summer semesters is Tuesday, September 8. Any remaining grades of Incomplete will be administratively changed to “F”. PLEASE review your transcript and contact the corresponding faculty member to discuss.
Posted: 9/3/15 1:15 PM
Are you a science student of African or Hispanic descent? Join us for the Ernest Just panel tonight at 7:30 PM! Ernest Just Scholars is a community support group for science students of African and/or Hispanic descent. The panel tonight consists of Xavier alumni and upperclassmen. Hear and learn from their unique experiences and perspectives. Come with questions! Pizza and light refreshments will be served. Flyer is attached.
Posted: 9/3/15 1:11 PM
September 10 The Cintas Center, Duff Banquet Room, 7 p.m.
The E/RS Interviews: “The American Experience: Community, Equality, Environment”
In the first of six E/RS interviews, Father Graham and Paul Colella (Philosophy) will discuss dimensions of “the American experience” 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.
For more information: http://www.xavier.edu/ers/Lecture-Series.cfm
Posted: 9/3/15 8:53 AM
Wednesday, September 9th - All are invited to the special Mass and ice cream social. See the staff of the Office of the Dean of A&S blessing the new Alter Hall. So that all may attend, classes and meetings will be suspended and offices will be closed from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Posted: 9/2/15 4:47 PM
On Thursday, September 17, the Departments of History and Political Science will present the annual Constitution Day lecture. This year, Dr. Yonatan Eyal will consider the question, "Why do we need a written Constitution?" Although we have come to take it for granted, the idea of having a written fundamental law was something of a novelty in the eighteenth century.
The lecture is free and will be held in the Conaton Board Room, Schmidt Hall, at 7PM.
Posted: 9/2/15 11:49 AM
The Division of Student Affairs announces a reorganization that aligns Xavier's student wellness programs and services. Jean Griffin has been named Dean of Students and will oversee the McGrath Health & Wellness Center and the Psychological Services Center in addition to continuing her work in guiding the University's student conduct processes. Joining Jean in the Dean of Students area is new staff member, Betsy Johnson, who is serving as the Assistant Director for Student Integrity, and Angie Kneflin, who is taking on a new Care Management Coordinator position. Betsy and Angie join Jean and the rest of the staff at McGrath Health & Wellness and Psychological Services Center to promote student success, wellness and integrity in support of Xavier's commitment to the education and care of the whole person.