In the 21st Century, Is English Enough? Growing Bilingual Children

Students in the ESL/Bilingual Education Program invite the Saint Xavier University (SXU) community to join them on Monday, April 21 in the Warde Academic Center’s McGuire Hall from 5 to 7 p.m. for a viewing of “Speaking in Tongues,” a documentary focusing on four U.S. children in dual language immersion programs. A panel discussion will…

TV Alert! SXU students featured on Fall 2013 edition of Sanctuary

Saint Xavier University students were featured on the Fall 2013 edition of Sanctuary, which aired during November on ABC 7 Chicago. The program focused on efforts from Catholics to push for immigration reform. Student Jordan Hamrick was interviewed for the segment while attending a weekly prayer vigil at the Broadview Detention Center. Sanctuary is the…

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Autobiography of a Freedom Rider: My Life as a Foot Soldier for Civil Rights

Saint Xavier University Library will host ”Autobiography of a Freedom Rider: My Life as a Foot Soldier for Civil Rights,” presented by Thomas M. Armstrong, in McGuire Hall at 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7. Armstrong will talk about his experience in the early civil rights movement in his native Mississippi, the very…