International Connections

January 1, 2010 |

Her name was Aggie. She was only 6 years old, but she worked her charms on Angela Fraiz, a nursing student on a service trip to Tanzania. They only had several hours together, but Fraiz found a few English and … Read More

Class of 2013

October 1, 2009 |
  • More than 7,000 applied
  • Nearly 1,200 enrolled
  • 48% are from outside Ohio
  • 7% are from Jesuit
  • high schools
  • 20% are first-generation
  • college students
  • 12% are minorities
  • Mid 50% GPA: 3.27-3.94
  • Mid 50% SAT: 1070-1270

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Bucking the Trend

October 1, 2009 |

They came in late August. In droves. Nearly 1,200 of them. Freshmen. And when they came, they not only bucked a trend, they ushered in a new era at Xavier.

Despite the difficulties of the economy and the decline in … Read More

OT Abroad

October 1, 2009 |

One day during a whirlwind week in Guatemala, 11 occupational therapy students trekked to the local dump in Antigua to witness a cultural phenomenon of poverty. As the dump trucks drove in, adults and children swarmed around, pawing through the … Read More

Wild Weekend

October 1, 2009 |

It’s 7:50 a.m. on a brisk fall Saturday and campus, believe it or not, is abuzz with activity. Students are scurrying around, eyes half open, coffee in hand, making their way to class.

While the nearby dorms are starkly quiet … Read More

Worldly Studies

July 1, 2009 |

Add Korea to the growing list of international destinations Xavier students can consider for study abroad. This year, 19 MBA students in the entrepreneurship program traveled to Korea and Japan to learn about global business and gain cross-cultural awareness. It … Read More

Northern Exposure

April 2, 2009 |

The academic highlight of Shane Hughes’ college career began, of all places, on Craig’s List. For sale: 1986 Subaru GL, manual transmission, 218,000 miles, $600.

Perfect. It met his two requirements—four-wheel drive and within his college-student budget. He bought it, … Read More

Choice We Make

April 1, 2009 |

Kristie Jetter hears the ping of another e-mail landing in her inbox. She freezes. It’s from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine announcing whether she’s been accepted or rejected for admission to the medical school. 

The senior in … Read More

X-treme Fans Video and Photo Gallery

April 1, 2009 |

What’s life like as an X-treme fan? See it for yourself. Watch this exclusive “X-treme Fans” video and flip through the photo gallery.

  • Watch the “X-treme Fans” video
  • View the photo gallery

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Big Island Break

January 1, 2009 |

The Xavier cross-country teams took a cross-country trip so they could, well, run cross-country. The teams traveled to Honolulu, Hawaii, to compete in the Hawaii Pacific Invitational during fall break in October. Both teams won the event despite agreeing that … Read More