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SXU to Host “Comics for Cougars” as part of 2014 Homecoming Celebration – Thursday, Sept. 25

In honor of Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) 2014 Homecoming Celebration, Comics for Cougars, will be held at the Shannon Athletic Center Auxiliary Gymnasium on Thursday, Sept. 25. Doors open at 6:30 p.m., the reception is at 7 p.m., and performances begin at 8 p.m. SXU alumni and friends will enjoy local comedians Pat McGann (who appeared…

Professor Meg Carroll Presents Workshop for School District 111 Teachers

Prof. Meg Carroll provided two days of workshops on co-teaching for staff at Liberty Junior High School in Burbank in School District 111 on Wednesday, Aug. 6 and Thursday, Aug. 7. Carroll offered information from the research on co-teaching and videos about co-teaching along with staff discussion in the mornings and then faculty and paraprofessionals…

Eight-week Nutrition Weight Loss Program at the Shannon Center

The Shannon Center is hosting another eight-week Nutrition Weight Loss Program for the Summer with Registered Dietician, Kelly Devine Rickert from Devine Nutrition. The eight-week session begins Wednesday, June 4 from 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the Shannon Center. Kelly has successfully taught this class for the past three years at Saint Xavier University…

Biggest Loser Eight-week Fitness Challenge

BIGGEST LOSER Fitness Competition Started Monday, June 2, 2014 The Shannon Center’s BIGGEST LOSER Challenge is an eight-week fitness challenge designed to help participants: Lose weight Make healthy lifestyle changes Have fun and get fit Maintain weight loss Cost: SXU Students: $20 SXU Faculty and Staff: $25 SXU Alumni/Shannon Center Members: $25 Community – Family and…

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SXU Staff and Faculty attend GreenTown Chicago Conference

Arriving by bike, on foot, Metra, CTA and one car, eight environmentally-inclined students and faculty members from Saint Xavier University (SXU) attended the GreenTown Chicago conference at the University of Illinois, Chicago on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. Part of the conference focused on universities under the umbrella of  “Campus as Community Change Agent: Higher Education’s…

Discounted White Sox tickets for Friday, Aug. 1 available to SXU Community

Saint Xavier University (SXU) community members can purchase discounted tickets for the Chicago White Sox game on Friday, Aug. 1 at 7:10 p.m. at U.S. Cellular Field. SXU will be the presenting sponsor for this game, which is designated “Saint Xavier University Night.” Tickets regularly priced at $50, $32, $30, and $25 will be available…