Communication Sciences & Disorders faculty & students participate in Illinois Speech-Language Hearing Association Convention

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders faculty and graduate students were well represented at the Illinois Speech-Language-Hearing Association Convention held from February 9 – 11. Faculty Presentations: Carol Szymanski: “Credentials Ready? A guide through the process of obtaining IL State Licensure, ASHA Certification, and ISBE Educator Licensure” Miriam Carroll-Alfano: “Concussion: Prevention,…

Women’s basketball team hosts ‘Hoops for Hope’ in support of SXU student with cancer

The No. 3 ranked Saint Xavier University women’s basketball team will host a “Hoops for Hope” fundraising event on Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Shannon Center for SXU student and member of the community, Tara Hill, in conjunction with its first round playoff game of the 2017 Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (CCAC) Tournament.  Hill is…

SXU’s Anna Gasienica-Byrcyn published article in East West Journal of Ukrainian Studies

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Language and Literature Adjunct Professor Anna Gasienica-Byrcyn, Ph.D., recently published an article entitled, “Poetic Texts in Polish Heritage Classes,” in the East West Journal of Ukrainian Studies, 4.1. This text is a special thematic issue on “Less Commonly Taught Slavic Languages: The Learner, the Instructor, and the Learning Experience…

News Alert: SXU President Emerita Christine Wiseman bestows award on former SXU employee and State Rep. Kelly Burke

A former University Advancement employee, now State Representative Kelly Burke recently received the “Champion of Higher Education” award, which was bestowed on her by President Emerita Christine Wiseman and The Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities (FIICU). Burke, who worked in SXU’s University Advancement Department from 2005 to 2011, was recognized for her continued…