Xavier Magazine

Into the Wild

April 14, 2015 |

A program started by visiting theology professor and alum Leon Chartrand gives a whole new meaning to the idea of the outdoor classroom. Xavier Expeditions offers courses that include trips to cool places such as Yellowstone Park and the Sawtooth … Read More

Sweet Victory

April 14, 2015 |

Men’s Soccer Scores Big with First-Ever NCAA Tournament Home Game In the cold November evening, the fans are on their feet and, on this Thursday, Nov. 20, Matt Vasquenza is ready to make history.

After hundreds of hours of training … Read More

In the Clubhouse

April 14, 2015 |

Sr. Rose Ann Fleming’s special—sometimes loud—bond with men’s basketball: An excerpt from her book, Out of Habit

Out of Habit, My Life as Xavier University’s Unlikely Point Guard, explores Fleming’s powerful role with the men’s basketball team and its extraordinary … Read More

Street Team

April 14, 2015 |

After raising over $30,000 and engaging more than 500 people during the March Gladness campaign last year, Kat Steiner, assistant director of the Annual Fund, wanted to double the numbers. Her plan? Take it to the street. By enlisting staff … Read More

Madame Chairwoman

April 14, 2015 |

Jesuit schools, by tradition, are run by men. But sometimes, traditions must make way for change. So it is with Xavier’s Board of Trustees, who elected Barbara J. Howard as the first woman in Xavier’s 184-year history to serve … Read More

Alumni Profile: Medical Missionary

April 14, 2015 |

Dr. Carol Egner Bachelor of Science in biology, 1978 Staff physician, Women Partners in OB GYN Cincinnati

Trouble in Madagascar | The African island nation is a dangerous place to be pregnant. For every 100,000 births, 440 … Read More

Almni Profile: Youth Mentor

April 14, 2015 |

George Powell Bachelor of Science in physical education, 1965 Master of Education, 1972 Retired educator, Washington, DC

Go West Young Man | Powell, a Washington, DC, native, had completed his freshman year at Virginia Union University in … Read More

Alumni Profile: Justice for All

April 14, 2015 |

Megan Connolly Bachelor of Arts in criminal justice, 2009 Attorney, Lowe Eklund Wakefield Cleveland, Ohio

Uncommon Lawyer | Meghan Connolly loves to fight for the underdog—even when it’s herself. Imagine entering law school in 2009, when … Read More

Alumni Profile: Active Organizer

April 14, 2015 |

Mike Moroski Bachelor of Arts in English, 2001 Master of Arts in English, 2011 Director of Community Engagement, Community Matters Cincinnati

Flipping For Good | After graduating with an English degree, Mike Moroski began taking … Read More

Buried Treasures

September 17, 2014 |

Xavier, like most universities, has its fair share of fine art. Statuary graces spaces and places indoors and out. Paintings large, small, old and new adorn the walls of most buildings and halls. But buried behind and below the common … Read More

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