CPR Instruction for Healthcare Providers – Sept. 16

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare provider’s course is to train participants to save lives of victims in cardiac arrest through high-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The American Heart Association designed the course to prepare healthcare professionals to know how to perform CPR in both in-and out-of-hospital settings. You will be trained to promptly recognize cardiac arrest,…

SXU’s Visual Arts Center hosts “Opposites Unite!” as first fall exhibit

Saint Xavier University’s Visual Arts Center (VAC), located at 10435 S. Spaulding Avenue, will host “Opposites Unite!” as its opening fall semester exhibition starting Monday, Aug. 22 to Thursday, Sept. 22. The principle of “opposite forces” can be found in nearly every culture or religion, from Newton’s Third Law of Physics to the Chinese philosophy…

SXU’s Meg Carroll conducted workshops at local area schools

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Professor Meg Carroll, Ed.D., spoke to hundreds of full-time faculty and staff from the City Colleges of Chicago about college students with disabilities at the plenary session kicking off Faculty Development Week 2016 for the city college system. Dr. Carroll generated an acronym LITEAPOS (as in “light…