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SXU’s Graziano Marcheschi discusses Chicago’s new Archbishop Blase Cupich

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Vice President of University Mission & Ministry Graziano Marcheschi was interviewed on numerous TV stations during a media blitz to discuss Chicago’s new Archbishop Blase Cupich on Tuesday, Nov. 18. A media blitz is an intensive campaign to highlight a university or business and reach as many audience members across the…

SXU’s Fourth Annual High School Honor Band Winter Concert –Jan. 18

Saint Xavier University (SXU) presents the Fourth Annual High School Honor Band concert with SXU’s Percussion Ensemble Sat., Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 18 at 3:30 p.m. in SXU’s Performance Space, 3700 W. 103rd St., inside the Warde Academic Center. This concert incorporates students from ten local high schools to accompany SXU’s…

SXU’s Symphony Orchestra presents “The Magical Christmas Toyshop” – Dec. 1

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Symphony Orchestra presents “The Magical Christmas Toyshop,” Monday, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W 111th St. Chicago, Ill. The concert will also include collaboration with the Beverly Arts Center’s dance troupe and Eastern Michigan University’s Dr. Woodrow Chenoweth on saxophone. General admission is $6 per…

SXU’s Wind Ensemble & Southside Community Band present “An Olde English Christmas” –Dec. 6

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Wind Ensemble will be accompanied by Southside Community Band to present, “An Olde English Christmas” concert Saturday, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in SXU Performance Space, 3700 W. 103rd St., in the Warde Academic Center. This eclectic evening of familiar holiday favorites and British band classics, will also include a feature…

SXU hosts Clothing Drive for Homeless Veterans

Any night of the week thousands of homeless veterans can be found suffering on Chicago’s dark and dangerous streets. To provide assistance, Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Student Veteran Resource Center (SVRC), in partnership with Jesse Brown VA Hospital, St. Joseph and St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church of Blue Island, Ill., are collecting gently used items to…

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Saint Xavier University Partners with America’s Urban Campus

Saint Xavier University (SXU) proudly partners with the newly formed America’s Urban Campus® (AUC), a consortium of 17 not-for-profit Chicago-area colleges and universities, to explore our educational, economic, and cultural impact on Chicago’s higher education institutions. A study conducted by Anderson Economic Group, LLC, and funded by The Chicago Community Trust, surveyed Chicago’s AUC institutions…

The Paul Hazard Colloquium Series –Two Talks on Evil

As part of the Paul Hazard Colloquium Series sponsored by the Department of Philosophy, Saint Xavier University (SXU) Prof. Charlotte Brown and Prof. William Morris from Illinois Wesleyan University will present their work Friday, Nov. 21 in Warde Academic Center – Room S113, on philosopher David Hume’s treatment of the issue of evil. Prof. Brown’s…

Oct. 2014 Teacher of the Month

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for October, 2014: Nakisha Lee

Saint Xavier University (SXU) 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. Nakisha Lee teaches business education and accounting at…