SXU’s Ludden Clinic receives $25K grant from Brach Foundation

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Ludden Speech and Language Clinic was recently awarded a $25,000 grant from the Helen V. Brach Foundation, a cherished longtime supporter. This gift is vital to the continuation of no-fee services and programs that the Ludden Clinic offers to South Side families impacted by communication disorders related to language delays, phonology/articulation, aphasia,…

SXU sponsors WKQX 101 PIQNIQ event on June 30

Saint Xavier University (SXU) will once again sponsor the 101WKQX PIQNIQ event on Saturday, June 30 at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre, 19100 Ridgeland Ave in Tinley Park. Thousands of fans will make their way out to this event and SXU is helping make the experience one-of-a-kind with their VIP Side Stage Pavilion! From SXU’s side stage, concert…

Maggie Burke named SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for May

Saint Xavier University has partnered with WGN-TV Chicago to highlight the Teacher of the Month program, which honors educators who make a difference in their communities. The program recognizes outstanding kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school, vocational and special education teachers in Chicagoland and northwest Indiana. Maggie Burke, who teaches fourth-grade reading and writing at…

SXU professor Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn, Ph.D., Language and Literature, published a book review

Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn, Ph.D., an adjunct professor in the Language and Literature Department, published a book review on Manele in Romania. “Cultural Expression and Social Meaning in Balkan Popular Music” was edited by ​Margaret Beissinger, Speranţa Rădulescu and Anca Giurchescu issued in Lanham, Maryland by Rowman and Littlefiled, 2016, in the Slavic and East European…