NewsLocal NewsHear Cincinnati

Actions

Hear Cincinnati: Xavier University's connection to slavery and the steps it is taking to reconcile

Xavier Fenwick_Bishop Edward Fenwick.PNG
Posted at 5:44 PM, Sep 20, 2019
and last updated 2020-01-06 18:07:43-05

This week on Hear Cincinnati, host Brian Niesz is joined by community reporter Lucy May, entertainment reporter Brian Mains and senior manager of enterprise/investigative Meghan Wesley to discuss the GeneroCity 513 Jobs Van, Oktoberfest, house flipping scams, a new transit center coming to Northside, and more.

Brian is then joined by WCPO reporter Lisa Smith to discuss what Xavier University is doing to reconcile their history after discovering that their founder, Bishop Edward Fenwick, was a slave owner.

Notable Links:

Subscribe to Hear Cincinnati

Subscribe to Hear Cincinnati

Search resources to help you manage stress, make ends meet and get back to work.