Spring 2005

Inspirational Abode

April 1, 2005 |

Before the Enger House in North Avondale garnered inclusion in the architectural tome, Great Houses of the Queen City, it had another life: From 1958-1991, the home was known as Marion Hall and housed 35-40 students a year. While having … Read More

In the Cards

April 1, 2005 |

Most traditional college students finish college and then start their careers. Not Bobby Whitman. He already started two businesses—yet he’s only in his second year of college. But then, Bobby Whitman isn’t like most college students. The math and computer … Read More

History Film

April 1, 2005 |

The McDonald Library’s newest project: transferring old Xavier-related films to a digital format. The project initially involves about 26 films, says associate vice president for library services JoAnne Young. Tim McCabe, a public services librarian, says one of the first … Read More

Helping De-Clutter

April 1, 2005 |

Gary Wilson is a doer, not an organizer. So when his G. Graham Wilson Custom Woodwork and remodeling business began booming a few years ago, he couldn’t keep track of the jobs—literally. Job orders would disappear, blueprints were stuffed here … Read More

Golf in Lefty’s World

April 1, 2005 |

Although left-handed golfers don’t fare any differently than their right-handed counterparts, they’ve had a few historic disadvantages. Tom Coyne, a 1956 graduate, has played left-handed since he was 9 years old, but he often had to hit the ball with … Read More

Feral Felines

April 1, 2005 |

Susan Woodhouse has a long history of saving animals. During childhood fishing trips, the 1989 graduate often surreptitiously freed the fish her father and brother caught. Her first communion pictures show her holding an abandoned cat her family nursed back … Read More

Faculty Spotlight

April 1, 2005 |

MSG Eric R. Wilson is a senior instructor in the military science department. He discussed the history of Memorial Day and the controversy over its evolution into more of a holiday to create a three-day weekend than a serious observance … Read More

Faculty Spotlight

April 1, 2005 |

Carolyn Jenkins, an associate professor in the department of social work, was recently interviewed by “Dateline NBC” on Parental Alienation Syndrome, which is often used as a defense for those accused of sexual abuse during custody cases.

What is Parental … Read More

Faculty Spotlight

April 1, 2005 |

Priscilla O’Clock, professor of accountancy, discusses tax time

Why do we dread tax time? Most people dread tax filing because they view it as a complicated process that requires them to gather up all those important documents that may have been … Read More

Faculty Spotlight

April 1, 2005 |

William Madges, chair for the department of theology, discusses the impact of Pope John Paul II

You met with Pope John Paul II in October. What was that experience like? It was amazing to be in the first row of … Read More

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