Students “Cook and Eat with Xavier Chefs”

By: Sarris Balcerzak ~Copy Editor~ The first in a series of five “Cook and Eat with Xavier Chefs” events took place on Sept. 20. The program allows students to help shop for, prepare, cook and share a meal with other students along with a Xavier chef. The Office of Sustainability and the Senior Administrative Fellow for Sustainability offered the program. The program is “aimed at getting students together who are interested in sustainability and food and cooking. (Sustainability Club) hopes the group will be interested by the end of the semester in forming an ecovillage,” professor of history and sustainability … Continue reading Students “Cook and Eat with Xavier Chefs”

CIE to offer peer advising for study abroad programs

By: Sarris Balcerzek ~Copy Editor~ In order to accommodate students and to encourage studying abroad as an educational option, Xavier’s Center for International Education (CIE) has implemented a peer advising team of students with study abroad experience to meet with prospective study abroad students and eventually act as mentors. Peer advisors will answer questions prospective study abroad students have about their particular area of expertise, give advice and make recommendations, such as how it feels to be away for a number of months or how the food is in a given country.They will also speak about their recent experiences and … Continue reading CIE to offer peer advising for study abroad programs