Summer 2008

Building the Sciences

July 1, 2008 |

When 1981 graduate Steven Neiheisel and his son arrived in the rural Indian village of Singphur in January, the village women formed lines on each side of them. They sang and danced as they led the Americans uphill toward Prabat … Read More

Armed Service Learning

July 1, 2008 |

Xavier’s Entrepreneurial Center is turning its instructors into drill sergeants and offering a free entrepreneurship boot camp for local military veterans. Push-ups and obstacle courses aren’t required, though. Rather, participants train in business plan development from marketing and finance to … Read More

A Friend in Need

July 1, 2008 |

When the worn icemaker at Our Daily Bread—a soup kitchen in Cincinnati’s Over-the-Rhine neighborhood—couldn’t keep up with the demand last August, volunteer coordinator Joan Thompson made a call to 1956 graduate Tom Sedler, founder of Home City Ice. She asked … Read More