STEM Event at the STEM Education Center at SXU’s Orland Park Campus

Sister Jeanne Marie Toriskie, OSF, Ph.D., facilitated a professional development event on Monday, June 15 and Tuesday, June 16 at the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Center on Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Orland Park Campus. The seminar entitled, “How to STEM Any Children’s Literature Book,” taught local teachers how to take any children’s…

SXU’s Faculty Presented at International Society for Technology in Education Conference

Four members of Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) faculty presented at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference on Tuesday, June 30 in Philadelphia, Pa. These faculty members include: Dr. Chris McCullough, assistant professor for School of Education (SOE); Dr. Julie Reinhart, professor for SOE; Dr. Renee Robinson, professor for the department of communications;…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll Conducts STEM Seminar for Local Teachers

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll, Ph.D., hosted a professional development event on Monday, June 29 at the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education Center on SXU’s Orland Park Campus. The seminar entitled, “Spice World,” engaged local teachers in learning instructional strategies, which they can use to engage students with…

Reavis HS Physics Fair

SXU’s Prof. Eileen Quinn Knight Assists at the Annual Physics Fair at Reavis High School

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D. recently took part in the Annual Physics Fair at Reavis High School under the direction of Michael LaMantia, division chair for math and science. The students at the Fair presented their projects and the criteria for accomplishing their goals, which local area teachers…