New Honors

April 1, 2002 |

A cadre of University scholars is developing a second honors program fashioned after a popular British pre-law program. The philosophy, politics and public honors program will be ready by fall 2003. Admission will be competitive and limited to about 15 … Read More

Counseling Changes

April 1, 2002 |

The department of graduate counseling programs is restructuring its curriculum leading to licensure as a mental health counselor. Beginning this fall, graduate students will register for a single 60-hour program for the master of arts in mental health counseling.

The … Read More

Future Course

April 1, 2002 |

Over and over the faculty took the message to University President Michael J. Graham, S.J.: It’s getting serious out here. Classroom space and resources are being stretched. Technology is lagging. Class sizes are increasing, while faculty are decreasing. There’s also … Read More

Schooling Nurses

January 1, 2002 |

The University’s nursing program is expanding, adding a new area of study this year in school health nursing, with plans underway to add health care law, “informatics” for computer science, and gerontology concentrations soon.

No longer relegated to feeling warm … Read More

Road Courses

January 1, 2002 |

The department of education is taking its classes on the road. The department established its first satellite classes at Glen Este High School in suburban Cincinnati last year, and added two more sites—Middletown Fenwick High School north of Cincinnati and … Read More

Grade A Program

January 1, 2002 |

The stamp of approval that arrived last July at the psychology department was anything but simple to obtain, yet everything a doctoral student could want.

The stamp was the accreditation by the American Psychological Association for the doctoral program in … Read More

New Math:Professor Changes Places in Unusual Exchange Program

January 1, 2002 |

Imagine, if you will, two men waking up one morning to discover that they’re driving each other’s cars, living in each other’s homes, visiting each other’s friends and working at each other’s jobs. They switched lives in an area of … Read More

Playing Hoops

October 1, 2001 |

The Xavier Players have the perfect idea for the perfect homecoming production: The Perfect Game. What makes everything so perfect about the production is it’s written by 1955 graduate John Grissmer, it’s a world premier, and, much like homecoming, it … Read More

Human Performance Lab

October 1, 2001 |

The sign hangs ominously outside the O’Connor Sports Center: Human Performance Lab, it reads. An arrow points the way.

Wind through the maze of hallways in the old arena and through the lab’s wooden doors, though, and suddenly this “laboratory” … Read More

Queen City Services

July 1, 2001 |

Queen City Service M.B.A. students Wendell Hull, Jeff Terlinden, Houston Mason and Tom Armstrong spent the semester working on a service-learning project—and trying to help their hometown. The trio were consultants for KnowledgeWorks, an Ohio foundation that supports education initiatives. Their … Read More