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United Way appeal

Friday, Oct. 9, marks the final day for Xavier's annual United Way appeal. Father Michael J. Graham encourages all employees to prayerfully consider making a donation as part of this annual initiative in hopes of a 100-percent participation rate. One final email from the United Way will be sent to employees on Friday.

Interfaith presentation

Three global leaders in interreligious thought and action are presenting on “The Power of Interfaith Collaboration: Responsibility and Hope For a World In Conflict” on Sunday, Oct. 18, at 6:00 p.m., in the Cintas Center. Featured panel guests include Yonathon Arfi, Francis X. Clooney, S.J., and Seyyed Hossein Nasr, PhD. The presentation, part of Xavier’s commemoration of Nostra Aetate, is free and open to the public.

Value of leadership

The MBA program and NEW Cincinnati host a conversation about leadership by Four Star U.S. Army General James T. Hill and U.S. Army Brigadier General Becky Halstead on Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. in the Schiff Family Conference Center at the Cintas Center. Visit the website< and view the flyer for more information.

Antonio Johnson nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2016 Antonio Johnson Scholarship Award. Any member of the Xavier community may nominate a student for this prestigious scholarship that will be awarded at the 40th Annual Antonio Johnson Scholarship Gala on Friday, April 8. This award is presented to an African-American and/or African junior who displays academic excellence and a level of involvement that makes a significant contribution to the black community at Xavier and beyond. The nomination deadline is Friday, Oct. 30. Nominations can be submitted at the Center for Diversity & Inclusion's Orgsync page under Forms. For more information, call 3181 or email Taj Smith.

Wellness fair

The Office of Human Resources is holding its annual employee X-Fit Health and Wellness Fair on Monday, Nov. 9, from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. in the Cintas Center concourse. For more information, contact Human Resources at 3638 or at benefits@xavier.edu or the website.

Luncheon RSVP

Today, Thursday, Oct. 8, is the deadline to RSVP for the Heroes of Ethics luncheon and fireside chat on Monday, Oct. 14, with Chairman James Doty from the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board. Complimentary lunch begins at noon followed by a presentation and Q&A session. Seating is limited but reservations are required. Visit the Heroes of Ethics Series website for more information and to RSVP.

Parking spaces

Be advised that parking spaces are reserved on University Drive for members of the President's Advisory Council meeting on Friday, Oct. 9.

Farewell Jonika Moore-Diggs

Join the Office of Career Development and Academic Advising Center to wish Jonika Moore-Diggs success in her new position at Miami University on Thursday, Oct. 15, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in CLC Room 530. Light refreshments are provided.

Domestic violence awareness

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. See the calendar for featured events to raise awareness and education.

Dining hall hours

Fall Break hours of operation for Campus Dining and retail offices are posted for Thursday,Oct. 8-Sunday, Oct. 11.

Social media security

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. Learn how to stay safe using social media.


Mission & Identity Highlight

Hispanic Heritage Month Quotes


Events for Thursday, Oct. 8

Fall Break 2015
Time: All Day

Recruit Military job Fair
Time: 11:00 AM