TV Alert: SXU’s Robert Shapiro interviewed on CLTV’s Politics Tonight on Trump Ban

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Political Philosophy Professor Robert Shapiro recently served as an expert source during a phone interview with host Paul Lisnek of CLTV’s Politics Tonight on Tuesday, Feb. 7. During the interview, he discussed Trump’s travel ban facing a federal court hearing. Specifically, what aspects of the court case brought to light whether…

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for January: Kelsey Tortorice

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. Kelsey Tortorice teaches choir at UIC Prep in…

News Alert: President Laurie M. Joyner weighs in on Trump’s executive order in Chicago Catholic

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) President Laurie M. Joyner, Ph.D., was quoted in the Tuesday, Jan. 31 issue of Chicago Catholic. In the article, President Joyner responded to the University’s stance on President Donald Trump’s latest executive order that suspended admission of refugees and people from a list of seven majority-Muslim countries. To read more about…

Saint Xavier University celebrates Black History Month

February marks the beginning of Black History Month, a federally recognized, nation-wide celebration that provides the opportunity for all Americans to reflect on the significant roles that African-Americans have played in the shaping of our Nation’s history. Black History Month first originated when historian and author Dr. Carter G. Woodson founded the Association for the…