spring 2014

A New Edgecliff

April 27, 2014 |

Like most good actors, Michael Shooner’s LinkedIn profile features a strong entrance: “40 years of theater here, there and everywhere—L.A., Seattle, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Japan!! In 1998, founded a nifty, kick-ass theatre company, New Edgecliff Theatre, here in Cincinnati.”

What … Read More

The Office: Karl Stukenberg

April 27, 2014 |

A psychoanalyst and his couch. Perhaps, next to a barber and his chair, no other object is more connected to a profession.

In the case of Karl Stukenberg, chair and associate professor for the Department of Psychology—and practicing psychoanalyst—the … Read More

Comics Crusader

April 27, 2014 |

Marc Bowker is a super hero to comic book lovers. With special powers attained through a classic liberal arts degree and a devotion to service, his mission is to get more kids reading comics and recast the role of … Read More

A Trophy Life: Staying in Gear

April 27, 2014 |

Chad Sensibaugh offers career advice you don’t hear everyday—“I interned for seven seasons before I got a full-time job.” But since that first full-time gig as assistant equipment manager for the Seattle Seahawks, he now has an equally rare perk—a … Read More

Urban Farming

April 27, 2014 |

Xavier turned another shade of green this year when it hired Urban Greens, an urban farm business, to convert an acre of land adjacent to campus into a working vegetable farm.

Kevin Fitzgerald, a 2006 philosophy, politics and … Read More

Beasts of the Big East

April 26, 2014 |

No one knew what moving to the Big East Conference would mean for Xavier’s athletic teams. Could the teams—especially some of the non-spotlight teams—compete at this higher level? Or would they be overwhelmed and become an anchor at the bottom … Read More

Roger Fortin Award

April 26, 2014 |

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Last year the University created the Roger Fortin Award to honor the longtime history professor and University provost. The award is given to  a member of the humanities faculty who demonstrates … Read More

Alumni Profile: Jeff Schneider

April 26, 2014 |

Jeff Schneider • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, 1968; Master of Business Administration, 1979 • President, Jeff Schneider and Associates • Addison, Texas

Meet the Millers | “No one was musical in my family. The reason I … Read More

Off the Field: Students of Service

April 26, 2014 |

Fans are still filing out of the Cintas Center after watching Xavier beat Providence as Landyn rolls his wheelchair out onto the court. His brother and sister grab basketballs and start tossing them wildly toward the basket that towers … Read More

A Different Business Approach

April 26, 2014 |

Larry Blanford was walking through the hallways of a Catholic high school in Guatemala, checking out how his company’s strategic business plan was working. The 1984 MBA graduate was president and CEO of Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, and carefully etched into … Read More

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