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SXU’s Reza Varjavand participated in Persian Circle discussion at University of Chicago

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Graham School of Management’s (GSM) Associate Economic and Finance Professor Reza Varjavand participated in a Persian Circle discussion last month at the University of Chicago. This weekly discussion invites students and professionals to meet to present on a variety of topics associated with Persian or Iran. During the lecture, Professor Varjavand…

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News Alert: SXU’s Graziano Marcheschi quoted on Cardinal Cupich in Daily Southtown

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Vice President of Mission and Ministry Dr. Graziano Marcheschi was recently quoted in the Thursday, Nov. 17 issue of the Daily Southtown, where he discussed Chicago’s Archbishop Blase Cupich’s elevation to Cardinal. Specifically, Dr. Marcheschi explained how his role within the archdiocese will look with his new title, but also recalls…

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SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for November: Tyler Michie

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. Tyler Michie teaches Astronomy and Earth Science at…

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News Alert: SXU’s Cathie Ruggie Saunders quoted on Art Gallery exhibit in Daily Southtown

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Art and Design Department Professor Cathie Ruggie Saunders was recently quoted in the Monday, Nov. 21 issue of the Daily Southtown promoting the last Art Gallery exhibition of the semester. In the article, Prof. Saunders discussed how she came to choosing artist, Carlos Barberena’s work and the impact it could have…

News Alert: SXU’s Jacqueline Battalora was quoted in the Daily Southtown on giving thanks this holiday season

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, was recently quoted in the Tuesday, Nov. 22 issue of the Daily Southtown. The article addressed how all people this holiday season should take a moment to give thanks and appreciate the value of different opinions and how it can be…

SXU’s Police Chief Touhy re-elected to the Executive Board of South Suburban Association Chiefs of Police

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Police Chief and Director of Public Safety Jack Touhy was recently elected to an additional term by fellow Police Chiefs and Safety Professionals to the Executive Board of the South Suburban Association Chiefs of Police (SSACOP). The SSACOP is comprised of over 75 South Suburban Police and Safety departments, as well…