2014-07-22 teacher of the month

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for June, 2014: Lissete Plaza

Saint Xavier University 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. Lissete Plaza, who teaches history and language arts at…

Brad Nelson

OpEd Alert! – Prof. Brad Nelson on whether Indonesian President-elect can be a transformational leader

Department of History and Political Science Professor Brad Nelson recently wrote an article about whether Indonesian President-elect Joko Widodo can be a transformational leader in Strategic Review Online. Nelson discusses the host of domestic obstacles “Jokowi” will face and how they will make it difficult for him to live up to all of his campaign…

2014-05-28 teacher of the month

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for May, 2014: Deborah Brody

Saint Xavier University 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. Deborah Brody, who teaches eighth grade language arts at…