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News Alert: SXU’s Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® Event featured in Chicago Sun-Times and ABC7 Chicago

Saint Xavier University (SXU) hosted its first-ever Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event Wednesday, March 25 on SXU’s Chicago campus, 3700 W. 103rd Street. Male representatives of the SXU community walked one mile of the campus in ladies’ heels as a way to get the community talking about topics including gender relations and sexual…

Reza Varjavand

Op-Ed Alert: SXU’s Reza Varjavand writes about crude oil prices’ impact on U.S. economy

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Associate Economic and Finance Professor Reza Varjavand wrote a column in the March 13 issue of the Daily Southtown. Prof. Varjavand discussed the falling crude oil prices’ impact on the U.S. economy. Prof. Varjavand is a regular contributor to Iranian.com, one of the most popular electronic journals dedicated to the issues…

Feb. 2015 Teacher of the Month

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for February, 2015: Scott Pasek

Saint Xavier University (SXU) 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. Scott Pasek teaches business at south suburban Evergreen…

Shapiro on ABC7 2-22-15

TV and OpEd Alert: Prof. Robert Shapiro interviewed on ABC 7 Chicago & writes column in Daily Southtown

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Political Philosophy Prof. Robert Shapiro discussed the terror threat made against American shopping malls during an interview with Sarah Schulte of ABC 7 Chicago. He argued that Americans need to be vigilant without being fearful, in hopes to prevent a state of paranoia. Additionally, Prof. Shapiro wrote a column for the Daily…

SVRC

News Alert: SXU’s veterans and Student Veteran Resource Center highlighted in Catholic New World

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Student Veteran Resource Center was featured in the Catholic New World newspaper on Sunday, Feb. 22 as a vet-friendly institution. The story highlighted SXU’s veterans and Student Veteran Resource Center (SVRC) as a place for vets to come together and meet with academic advisors, socialize and offer one another moral support.…

Shapiro on Politics Tonight 2-9-15

TV Alert: Prof. Robert Shapiro discussed Supreme Court’s ruling of same-sex marriage on CLTV’s Politics Tonight

Saint Xavier University Department of Philosophy Prof. Robert Shapiro discussed the controversy of the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the ban on same-sex marriages in Ala. on CLTV’s Politics Tonight. The lift of this marriage ban allows for Ala. to become the 37th state in the United States to permit same-sex marriages. Shapiro is a…

Jan. 2015 Teacher of the Month

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for January, 2015: Alex Polanco

Saint Xavier University (SXU) 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. Alex Polanco teaches Art at Keller Junior High…

Rocco Mussuto

News Alert: SXU’s Baseball Coach Rocco Mossuto was interviewed by Southtown Star’s Pat Disabato

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Baseball Coach Rocco Mossuto was interviewed by Southtown Star’s Sports Columnist Pat Disabato Wednesday, Jan. 21 on The Coach’s Corner Show. During the interview, Mossuto discussed his excitement as the new head coach, the importance of recruiting players from the surrounding local communities and incorporating the ideal of academic excellence into…