Summer 2011

Profile: Bob Fullarton

July 1, 2011 |

BOB FULLARTON Bachelor of Science in communication arts, 1973 Senior vice president for partnerships, dunnhumbyUSA Cincinnati

Claim to Fame | As a basketball player at Xavier, Bob Fullarton helped whip the University of Cincinnati in 1971, hitting two free throws … Read More

Safe and Secure

July 1, 2011 |

With Xavier located in the middle of three urban neighborhoods, the safety of the 8,000 people living, working or studying on campus can be a challenge. But new policing efforts and safety measures have resulted in a 30-percent drop in … Read More

Final Touches

July 1, 2011 |

Xavier Way

Visitors to campus will have a new way of driving through campus starting this summer—the Xavier Way. Ledgewood Drive, which was widened and enhanced with a tree-lined median as part of the Hoff Academic Quad construction, is proposed … Read More

MBA Program Southbound

July 1, 2011 |

The Williams College of Business is expanding yet again, opening an off-site location in Northern Kentucky. The addition—a 5,700-square-foot space in the Columbia Executive Center in Fort Mitchell, Ky., about 20 minutes south of downtown—is designed to make attending Xavier … Read More

For Rent

July 1, 2011 |

Last fall the bookstore began offering students the chance to rent their textbooks, as opposed to buying them—with the option of selling them back to the bookstore at a reduced price at the end of the semester. The rental price … Read More

Brotherly Love of Art

July 1, 2011 |

Professor of art Kelly Phelps and his brother, Kyle, like to say that they work together in creating their art like one person in two different bodies. Currently the twins are exhibiting a new collection of their collaborative work, “God…Steel … Read More

Beyond the Book

July 1, 2011 |

In May 1994, Maria Olberding, a 1990 English major, was jogging through the tony Cincinnati neighborhood of Hyde Park, something she—and a lot of people in the area—did on a regular basis. All hours of the day and night, runners … Read More

Slots of Love

July 1, 2011 |

To see Sal Mazzeo’s living room—its walls lined with dozens of one-armed bandits, nickel slots and mechanized poker machines—you’d think his home was in the middle of the unrepentant heart of Sin City. No chance.

“I’ve been to Las Vegas,” … Read More

Slice of Life

July 1, 2011 |

Dan Wenstrup knows his way around a golf course. Exactly 100 of them. Wenstrup long ago promised himself that he was going to play every single course on Golf Digest magazine’s list of “The 100 Greatest Golf Courses” in America. … Read More