Jacqueline Battalora

News Alert: SXU’s Jacqueline Battalora quoted in Patch on concerns of expressway gunfire

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, was featured in the Saturday, May 28 edition of Patch. The article focused on the recent expressway shootings that have taken place in Chicago. Dr. Battalora discussed how gun violence is not new to the city, but the growing number of…

SXU’s Jacqueline Battalora was featured in Wallet Hub’s “2016’s Most Diverse Cities in America”

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, served on an expert panel for Wallet Hub’s “2016’s Most Diverse Cities in America” article. The article examined America’s rapid demographic diversification, specifically focusing on how many local economies use their diverse demographic compositions to their advantage. In order to examine…

SXU’s Kathleen McInerney partakes in local photography project featuring her work in Latin America

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Associate Professor Kathleen McInerney recently was interviewed by Beverly photographer Diego Ivan Martirena for his latest project entitled, “Strong Influential Women of Beverly.” Through the project, Martirena hopes to shine a light on all the good local women are doing both within and outside the community. This…

Op-Ed Alert: SXU’s Jacqueline Battalora talks of the “Sign of the Times” in Daily Southtown

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, wrote an article in the Monday, May 2 issue of the Daily Southtown. Her article discusses the signs of the times – everything from the passing of Prince, a musical icon; to the U.S. Department of Treasury’s announcement calling for female…

News Alert: SXU’s Jacqueline Battalora quoted on changing role of motherhood in Daily Southtown

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, was featured in the Friday, May 6 edition of the Daily Southtown. The article focused on the changes and constants in the roles of being a mother and how both impact individuals, families and children. Prof. Battalora was quoted discussing the…

Op-Ed Alert: SXU’s Robert Shapiro writes a column on Putin’s successful Syrian strategy in Daily Southtown

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Political Philosophy Professor Robert Shapiro wrote a column in the Thursday, April 21 issue of the Daily Southtown on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s plans for Russian action in Syria. In the article, he discusses the strategies taken by Putin that have not only been wrongfully predicted by the United States, but…