Xavier’s Associate Provost of Diversity and Equity resigns

By: Tatum Hunter Xavier’s Associate Provost of Diversity and Equity, Cheryl Nuñez, has resigned. “Cheryl made a variety of strong contributions during her time at Xavier, and we look forward to building on them in our future diversity and inclusion efforts as we create a comprehensive agenda for that work across the university,” President, Fr. Michael Graham, S.J., said. The Associate Provost of Student Affairs, David Johnson and the Administrative Assistant for the Office of Diversity and Equity, Eileen Corder declined to comment on the reason for Nuñez’s recent resignation and the events surrounding and associated with it. Johnson offered … Continue reading Xavier’s Associate Provost of Diversity and Equity resigns

Center for Interfaith Community Engagement hosts

By: Gina Carfagno The Center for Interfaith Community Engagement is running a CD drive to benefit 12 students majoring in health services going on a medical mission trip to Guatemala over spring break. The CD drive will take place from now until late February, leading up to the trip. Donation drop-off boxes are located at the Gallagher Student Center (GSC) welcome desk, the Connection Center desks in the University Library and Conotan Learning Commons, the front lobby of Cohen and the entrances to Bellarmine Chapel and the Hoff Dining Commons. For every donated CD, President Fr. Michael Graham, S.J., has … Continue reading Center for Interfaith Community Engagement hosts

Xavier University Singers readies its upcoming “Time Warp” production

By: Alex Spinder Xavier University Singers is a unique group of 12-14 students who sing, dance and perform with a live band circling around a distinct theme each semester. In order to learn more about the club and to fuel anticipation for its next show, the Xavier Newswire sat down with senior Zachary Julian, one of the members of this performing arts group. Xavier Newswire (XN): How does the group decide on a theme and then compile a show revolving around that? Zachary Julian (ZJ): There are many things which influence our show’s theme every semester. Danny Manning, our director, … Continue reading Xavier University Singers readies its upcoming “Time Warp” production