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Gov. Quinn Announced $2.2M Investment in SXU Science Building Renovations!

Governor Pat Quinn announced a $2.2 million investment in Saint Xavier University (SXU) on Saturday, Oct. 18 as part of a $100 million set aside this fiscal year in the Illinois Jobs Now! capital construction program that will address the critical needs of the state’s private colleges and universities. This investment is part of Governor…

SXU’s School of Education Graduate Reading Program Participates in Illinois Reading Council State Conference

Saint Xavier University’s School of Education Graduate Reading Program enjoyed a strong presence at the 47th annual Illinois Reading Council Conference held in Springfield, Illinois on Oct. 2, 3, and 4. The Illinois Reading Council (IRC) is the state council of the International Reading Association (IRA). The International Reading Association is the major professional organization in the…

Shannon Center Nutrition Tip of the Week: Winter Squash…a Fall Favorite!

Featuring fall produce like winter squash (pumpkin, acorn squash, etc.) is a healthy way to save money while offering maximum flavor. According to the USDA website, including squash as part of a regular diet may reduce your risk of developing certain chronic diseases, including cancer, heart disease, obesity and type-2 diabetes. Since it is rich in…

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SXU’s School of Nursing Honor Society to Host Presentation on Human Trafficking

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Alpha Omicron School of Nursing Honor Society will host a presentation on Human Trafficking on Wednesday, Oct. 15 at SXU’s Chicago campus, 3700 West 103rd Street, inside Warde Academic Center’s McGuire Hall. The presentation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m., and will explore the trade in humans that is most commonly…