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…

2014-07-07 video wall web

SXU installs high-tech Video Wall

Saint Xavier University’s Center for Instructional Design and Academic Technology (CIDAT) recently completed its Video Wall, a high-tech electronic display for showcasing student artwork. The Video Wall was recently highlighted in AV Technology magazine. The Video Wall was part of the redesign of the lower level of the Warde Academic Center, which also included small…