Art exhibit highlights Ukrainian culture “Three

By: Lydia Rogers ~Staff Writer~ Ukrainian culture and heritage are currently being highlighted on Xavier’s campus with the “Three Intuitions” photography exhibit. On Jan. 25, Exhibit Co-curators Gregory Rust and Guennadi Maslov teamed up with Cincinnati-Kharkiv Sister-City Partnership to bring the art exhibit to the Gallagher Student Center (GSC). The exhibit showcases photography from three well-known Ukrainian photographers, Andrey Avdeenko, Mstyslav Chernov and Igor Manko, who each portray their perceptions of life in Ukraine. The exhibit demonstrates how modern artists are able to expose various and sometimes contradictory visions of a single subject. The photos are being displayed on the … Continue reading Art exhibit highlights Ukrainian culture “Three

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority hosts Ivy Prince Scholarship Pageant

By: Lydia Rogers ~Staff Writer~ The RemArKAble Rho Psi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. hosted the fifth annual Ivy Prince Scholarship Pageant on Feb. 22. The Ivy Prince is a pageant that showcases the talents and contributions of the male students on campus. The annual event also provides contestants with the opportunity to receive a financial award that goes towards tuition and books. This year’s pageant was “suit and tie” themed. “This pageant involved five hardworking participants who competed for the crown by exemplifying excellence in intellect, character, originality and creativity,” Rho Psi Chapter President Deej Hall said. … Continue reading Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority hosts Ivy Prince Scholarship Pageant

CLC to resume Fall Schedule

By: Lydia Rogers The Conaton Learning Commons will resume a 7 a.m. – 1 a.m. schedule for its regular hours of operation this spring semester after it had been kept open 24/5 for the three weeks between Thanksgiving break and the end of finals week. The extended hours had provided students with some extra time in the CLC’s workspaces during a time when end of the semester tensions grew higher. “Several hundred students took advantage of the additional study hours, particularly the week before and the week of final exams,” Interim Director of Xavier’s Library Alison Morgan said. “We anticipate … Continue reading CLC to resume Fall Schedule