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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News Alert! Prof. Jacqueline Battalora quoted in Inside Higher Ed on Reactions to the Concept of White Privilege

Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice Professor Jacqueline Battalora was recently quoted in Inside Higher Ed on reactions to the concept of White Privilege. Numerous articles have come out regarding this topic after the 15th Annual White Privilege Conference was held in Madison, Wisconsin this year and covered by Fox News. Below is additional media…

Prof. Meg Carroll Presented Workshop for Saint Therese Chinese Elementary School Teachers

School of Education Professor Meg Carroll provided a workshop for teachers at Saint Therese Chinese Elementary School in Chicago’s Chinatown neighborhood on Friday, May 16. The workshop, “Implementing Interventions and Accommodations” was delivered in repeated small groups, with clusters of grade level teachers able to seek individualized implementation details.

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…

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SXU Students Advocate for Justice at Three-Day Mercy-sponsored Immersion Experience

Two Saint Xavier University (SXU) students, Evan Held, junior majoring in philosophy with a minor in environmental sustainability, and Jessica Heller, senior pre-law student majoring in political science, attended the Mercy UN Analysis and Advocacy Program last week in New York City. The program was sponsored by the Conference for Mercy Higher Education (CMHE), and…