X Files

Offering Hope

October 1, 2001 |

When her husband died suddenly in a drowning accident, one of the ways Cynthia Beischel dealt with her grief was to keep a journal of her thoughts and feelings. Then she began to write articles for magazines. She was told … Read More

Nurses Get a Rocky Start

October 1, 2001 |

If a trip to Aspen, Colo., doesn’t cure whatever ails you, then perhaps a student nurse can. This summer, the department of nursing began a cooperative internship program with Aspen Valley Hospital in which two nursing students spend 10 weeks … Read More

Ill Children Reap What New Math Class Sew

October 1, 2001 |

The department of mathematics recently added to its bottom line. The course: women in mathematics. The class introduces various types of math by first studying different women mathematicians. Before studying modular systems, for instance, the students learned about Sarah Flannery, … Read More

Honduran Journey

October 1, 2001 |

Jane Beck Sansalone, Edgecliff class of 1950 and member of Bellarmine Parish, traveled to Honduras last year. She filed this report:

In the name of our Bellarmine community, Jane, I send you on this journey you undertake, and pray that … Read More

Bind Ambition

October 1, 2001 |

Vicky Weaver Prahin’s classroom is the world. Each day, she sits behind her home computer and teaches Latin and English to students around the globe—China, Vietnam, Thailand, India, Africa. With the different cultures and different beliefs, it’s a massive undertaking.Read More

Beer and a Bible Mixer

October 1, 2001 |

On a business trip to Atlanta, Margaret Brecount went to the Three Dollar Cafe for a beer. Nearly 500 other young adults were there for the same reason, but they were also riveted by a discussion with a Catholic priest … Read More

Almost Ivy

October 1, 2001 |

Almost Ivy Xavier was named by The Wall Street Journal as one of the top 50 schools in the nation not in the Ivy League. The article deemed the schools “the new safety schools,” saying they were safe alternatives to … Read More

Extra Credit: Miriam Finch

July 1, 2001 |

Crafting Communication

In the 1950s, a new field of study emerged in the academic world. It was known as industrial communications, and was designed to help businesses communicate internally and externally. That field is now known as organizational communication, and … Read More

Clothing Web Site Proves to be Good Fit

July 1, 2001 |

The jobs listed on Jeff Recker’s résumé can only be described as eclectic—Montana fishing guide, diamond broker, surgical equipment salesman, Hollywood actor. And on April 11 at 5:09 p.m., he added another to the list: women’s plus-size clothing salesman. That’s … Read More

Cincinnati’s History is Radio Active Documentary

July 1, 2001 |

What do Doris Day, Eddie Albert and Red Skelton have in common? Their careers started on radio in Cincinnati. “People don’t realize how big Cincinnati was in radio and how many people got their start here,” says Mike Martini, WVXU’s … Read More