Legacy of Service and Leadership
Dr. Norman C. Francis announces his retirement as president of Xavier University, effective June 30, 2015.
Read more here.
Students in the Division of Business are all smiles after reading and signing their expected Code of Conduct, an annual rite of the first divisional meeting of each semester.
In Dr. Francis' Words
Dr. Francis submitted his request to retire this week, which was approved by the Board of Trustees on September 4, 2014.
Read the letter here.
Join Dr. Francis for Mass
Xavier President Dr. Norman C. Francis (right) responds to the applause from an audience of faculty, staff, and students in the Convocation Center following the announcement of his retirement effective June 30, 2015. Looking on is XU Board of Trustees Chairman Michael Rue.
XU President Dr. Norman C. Francis is engulfed by appreciative students following the announcement of his retirement, including: (L-R) Treyvon Merntt, Brittani Heath, Nia James, Lee Myers, Francis, Marcus Jackson, and Kennedy St. Charles.
WHITE COAT CEREMONY:
First-year College of Pharmacy (P1) students (L-R) Erica Olivier, Tomi Gilliam, Taylor McBride, and Raymond Curry sign their professional oaths at Xavier's 13th annual White Coat Ceremony, during which the neophyte students received their first professional uniform - the white jacket - symbolizing ethical practice and signifying the beginning of their professional pharmacy educations.