Prof. Rudyard Sadleir co-authors paper examining link between climate warming and dire wolf evolution

Department of Biology Professor Rudyard Sadleir recently co-authored a paper that examines the link between climate warming and the evolution of dire wolves and other Ice Age predators. The paper examines fossils found in the Rancho La Brea tar pits to explore how climate change helped drive the evolution of dire wolves and other creatures…

Law School Fair

The SXU Pre-Law Society will host the 2014 Law School Fair from 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Tues., April 29 in the Student Lounge. Talk with different law schools about the admission process, and get helpful advice about the benefits of obtaining a law degree. Any major can be accepted into law school!

2014 Senior Week

Seniors are invited to attend this week of activities! Senior Week is sponsored by Campus Life, the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations, Saint Xavier Council, University Mission and Ministry, and the Division of Student Affairs. For more information, please contact Campus Life at (773) 341-5060.     Spring Service Day 8 a.m. to 1…

Information About the ‘Heartbleed’ Bug

By now you might have heard about the Internet bug Heartbleed, which has impacted up to 2/3 of companies on the web. Without getting too technical, Heartbleed affects a software framework called OpenSSL that is commonly used by many online organizations to privately send data to and from Internet servers. Heartbleed is a bug in…

In the 21st Century, Is English Enough? Growing Bilingual Children

Students in the ESL/Bilingual Education Program invite the Saint Xavier University (SXU) community to join them on Monday, April 21 in the Warde Academic Center’s McGuire Hall from 5 to 7 p.m. for a viewing of “Speaking in Tongues,” a documentary focusing on four U.S. children in dual language immersion programs. A panel discussion will…