Summer 2005

Chapter Spotlight

July 1, 2005 |

While 400 athletes celebrated their track and field victories, the Milwaukee chapter commemorated its own milestone. This year marked the 10th anniversary of the chapter’s involvement with the city’s Special Olympics. “One of our roles is to yell and scream … Read More

Change of Plans

July 1, 2005 |

If you’ve subscribed to a tuition payment plan, your bill usually reflects this by listing the partial payment amount. Due to an administrative software system change, however, the office of the bursar is unable to list these individual payments and … Read More

Amazing Grace

July 1, 2005 |

When Amy Douglas walked into her student teaching seminar in 2000, she recognized several familiar faces, but couldn’t attach any names to them. Three months earlier, a car accident left her in a coma for seven days and with the … Read More

Getting a Jump on Knees

June 1, 2005 |

Women athletes come to Xavier dreaming of big wins and hearty workouts. But one of the first things they’re asked to do is to jump off an eight-inch box. As they jump, head athletic trainer Jody Jenike videotapes. Every motion … Read More

Peruvian Peck of Peppers

June 1, 2005 |

Carlos Alcantara was looking forward to spreading out into the empty seat next to him on the red-eye from San Francisco to Miami. Then a woman boarded at the last minute, introduced herself and took the seat next to him. … Read More