Fall 2002

Playing for Keeps

October 2, 2002 |

If all the world’s a stage, then Cathy Springfield is one happy woman. The ever-ebullient Springfield lives for the theater, and now—as the University’s director for performing arts—she’s got a new one of her own. A theater, that is.

The … Read More

Beating Cheating

October 2, 2002 |

Paul Fiorelli sat behind his desk grading papers when he suddenly became excited. Grading papers is a monotonous task, but occasionally a good paper comes along that makes the effort worthwhile. For a moment, Fiorelli, a professor of legal studies, … Read More

After Hours

October 2, 2002 |

For eight hours every day, work is the priority for the University’s faculty, staff and administrators. But at the end of the day, well, it’s the end of the day: Time to unwind, test the boundaries and exercise something more … Read More

Church in Crisis

October 2, 2002 |

Since January, when the Boston Globe broke the story about Bernard Cardinal Law’s handling of cases of sex abuse by former priests, an almost continuous series of disturbing stories has been repeated nationwide. In the wake of revelations of sexual … Read More

Profile: Ven Ochaya

October 1, 2002 |

Ven Ochaya earned a bachelor of Science in chemistry from St. Edward’s University in Austin, Texas in 1982; a Master of Science in chemistry from the University of Texas in 1985; a Ph.D. in chemistry/polymer science from the University of … Read More

Profile: Ted Annis

October 1, 2002 |

Ted Annis earned a Bachelor of Science from Xavier in 1964 and an M.B.A. in 1965. He came out of retirement to form a company that markets bio-defense technology. He lives in Ann Arbor, Mich.

In the beginning | Annis spent … Read More

Profile: Nancy Linenkugel

October 1, 2002 |

Nancy Linenkugel earned her master’s degree in health services administration from Xavier in 1980. She’s now president of Chatfield College in Brown County, Ohio. She’s also a Franciscan nun.

Conversion | Linenkugel was 52 years old when she went looking for … Read More

Profile: Amy Fenton

October 1, 2002 |

Amy Fenton earned a Bachelor of Science in business admininstration from Xavier in 1991. She is vice president and manager of the Latin American regions for ACNielsen BASES.

Testing, Testing | ACNielsen BASES does research and sales forecasts for new product … Read More

The 1831 Society

October 1, 2002 |

Few people are more crucial to the success of the University than members of The 1831 Society. The 1831 Society is:

• The University’s No. 1 group of donors to the annual fund.

• The University’s most presti- gious donor … Read More

Annual Fund

October 1, 2002 |

Since the completion of the Century Campaign last year, the annual fund has become the University’s No. 1 fund-raising priority.

Gifts of all sizes are needed and critical, not only for financial reasons but institutional reputation as well: In its … Read More