Xavier University (Cagayan de Oro)

related topics
{style, bgcolor, rowspan}
{school, student, university}
{theory, work, human}
{service, military, aircraft}
{build, building, house}
{church, century, christian}
{god, call, give}

Xavier University – Ateneo de Cagayan is a private, Roman Catholic university run by the Society of Jesus in Cagayan de Oro, Philippines.

It was founded on June 7, 1933 as the Ateneo de Cagayan by an American Jesuit missionary, Fr. James T.G. Hayes, S.J., D.D., who later became the first Archbishop of Cagayan de Oro. In 1958, Ateneo de Cagayan became a university and was renamed to its present name, Xavier University, in honor of the Jesuit missionary, St. Francis Xavier.

There were at least two attempts by the alumni of the then Ateneo de Cagayan to revert the name of the University to Ateneo de Cagayan. The first attempt was in the mid 1990's and the second attempt was in 2007. These attempts were, however, not widely supported and in the case of the 2007 proposal, not endorsed by the Xavier University – Ateneo Alumni Association (XU–AAA). Until today, the debate still continues.[1]

The official student publication of Xavier University is The Crusader. Its supreme student government is the Xavier University - Central Student Government.

Contents

Full article ▸

related documents
List of professional sports teams in California
Eurovision Song Contest 1960
Curling at the 2002 Winter Olympics
Wikipedia:Links to disambiguating pages
September 11
Power and Market
6th arrondissement of Paris
Nordic combined at the 2002 Winter Olympics
List of artificial radiation belts
List of national capitals
Flag of Guernsey
NCAA Division I-FCS independent schools
United States congressional delegations from Alaska
Sahlgrenska University Hospital
ISO/IEC 8859-3
Scouting in West Virginia
Cuxhaven (district)
Scouting in Arkansas
Scouting in Idaho
Goiás
East Sussex
Scouting in New Mexico
Flag of Tuvalu
Shelley, West Yorkshire
London Borough of Lambeth
Funkadelic discography
Ilion, New York
Barretos
List of business schools in the United States
Midland Park, New Jersey