SXU launches new “Text to Give” mobile giving program

Saint Xavier University’s Department for University Advancement is pleased to announce a new “Text to Give” mobile giving campaign to benefit the University’s Class Gift Fund and the Saint Xavier Fund. The program allows donors to make $10 donations using their mobile phones through Give by Cell, an approved mobile giving technology provider. You can…

SXU to honor James and Patricia Morris with the Shield of Saint Xavier at 27th Annual President’s Scholarship Ball

James A. and Patricia A. Morris ’83, Ph.D., will receive the Shield of Saint Xavier at the 27th Annual Saint Xavier University President’s Scholarship Ball on Saturday, March 24, 2012, at the Hilton Chicago, 720 S. Michigan Ave. The Shield is awarded annually to individuals nominated by the University community and chosen by its Board of…

SXU Appoints Executive Director of External and Legislative Affairs

Saint Xavier University (SXU) announces the recent appointment of Joan Elizabeth Knox as the executive director of external and legislative affairs effective Monday, January 23, 2012. Knox was selected after an extensive search, and brings to the position over 15 years of experience in fundraising and legislative initiatives. She will direct, manage and enhance strategic…

Saint Xavier University and Moraine Valley sign degree agreement and establish Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship for Moraine Valley students

Moraine Valley Community College and Saint Xavier University (SXU) recently signed a 2 + 2 articulation agreement that allows Moraine Valley students a seamless path to earn their four-year degree at SXU upon completing their associate degree at Moraine Valley. Additionally, SXU established the Vernon O. Crawley Scholarship for Moraine Valley students. This scholarship will…

SXU football advances to NAIA National Championship for first time in history

Saint Xavier beat Marian (Ind.), 30-27, in the NAIA semifinals on Saturday, December 3. So, what’s next? The SXU Cougars head to Rome, Ga., to play against Carroll College (Mont.) on Saturday, December 17 for the school’s first national championship. Send-Off Support and cheer on our Cougars as we send them off on Tuesday, December…

SXU dedicates new nursing lab and endowed scholarship named for alumna

 (L to R) President Christine M. Wiseman, J.D., Charles E. Schmidt and School of Nursing Dean Gloria Jacobson, R.N., Ph.D., outside the newly dedicated Schmidt Lifespan Learning Lab. The Saint Xavier University community recently celebrated the dedication of the Mary Kay ’44 and Charles E. Schmidt Lifespan Learning Lab in the School of Nursing. More…

Financial Planning Association of Illinois – South Suburban Council donates more than $1,000 to SXU student scholarship

(L to R) Financial Planning Association of Illinois – South Suburban Council President Lori Barone, CFP, SXU President Christine M. Wiseman, J.D., and SXU Senior Associate Director for Leadership Giving Jill Roggeveen with a generous donation from the FPA to the Jim McCabe Scholarship.  Saint Xavier University is pleased to announce a recent $1,096 donation…