SXU hosts CPR Instruction on Aug. 25

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…

SXU’s NSCS chapter earns Silver Star

Students are a vital component of success at Saint Xavier University (SXU), through both academic engagement and extracurricular involvement. This is why it comes as no surprise that in May, SXU’s chapter of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars (NSCS) was recognized with a Silver Star ranking. The classification was given following accomplishments of the…

SXU’s Eileen Quinn Knight appointed to Archdiocesan Pastoral Council (Education)

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Education Professor Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D., has been appointed to the Archdiocesan Pastoral Council (APC) which is a consultative body to the Archbishop of Chicago and is broadly representative of our local church. It draws members from the laity, religious and clergy. The Archdiocese has six vicariates and each…

News Alert: SXU alumnus promoted to security force chief at O’Hare and Midway airports

The O’Hare and Midway airports that serve Chicago have welcomed a Saint Xavier University (SXU) alumnus to their security teams. Since Monday, June 19, Andrew Velasquez III has become the new managing deputy commissioner for safety and security. His duties will consist of protecting passengers, supervising emergency response units at the airport and working with…