Edgecliff College Alumni Association and Women of Excellence show new art exhibit

By: Alex Spindler The Edgecliff College Alumni Association and the Women of Excellence recently unveiled their new art exhibit featuring paintings and sculptures by Edgecliff alumni. Located on the third floor of Gallagher Student Center, the gallery opened this past Sunday and plans to auction off selected works to contribute to scholarship funds for future liberal arts students at Xavier. In addition, the reunion of so many alumni strengthens the bond of both Edgecliff College and Xavier students, past and present, in a fashion that displays artistry and community. Kitty Uetz, director for Xavier University Art Galleries, spearheaded the initiative … Continue reading Edgecliff College Alumni Association and Women of Excellence show new art exhibit

Gems of the Cincinnati Midpoint Music Festival

By: Kyle Grimm This year’s Midpoint Music Festival was another spectacular success. The headliners were great, with Shuggie Otis, The Head and the Heart and The Breeders putting on fantastic shows. However, as with any music festival, the true enjoyment comes from the hidden gems: littleknown bands that put on a surprisingly wonderful show. Here are a few of those bands that you should consider looking into. Dent May Dent May was one of the final acts on Thursday, playing in the Below Zero Lounge. May’s blend of pop-rock was infectious, and he was one of the most energetic performers … Continue reading Gems of the Cincinnati Midpoint Music Festival

Communication Arts Alumni

By: Patrick E. Phillips Xavier University’s Department of Communication Arts has had a solid output of successful media careers. Recent Xavier University graduates with degrees in electronic media offered comments and advice about their experiences both during and after college. Cory Weeks: Class of 2013I currently work for Nielsen, a market research company providing global insights into what people watch and buy. I’m located in New York City for the Watch Emerging Leaders Program, a year-and-a-half rotational program on the media insights side of the business. My first rotation is on the Disney client services team, supporting media analytics and … Continue reading Communication Arts Alumni