Lincoln Academy Student Laureate Nominations Requested

Every year in the fall, an outstanding senior from each of the four-year degree-granting institutions of higher learning in Illinois is awarded the Abraham Lincoln Civic Engagement Award and thereby becomes a Student Laureate of The Lincoln Academy of Illinois. Student Laureates are honored for their overall excellence in curricular and extracurricular activities. Faculty, staff,…

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Professors Robinson and Reinhart Publish E-Textbook on Mobile Teaching

Saint Xavier University Professors Renee Robinson, Ph.D. and Julie Reinhart, Ph.D., recently published an e-book titled “Digital Thinking and Mobile Teaching: Communicating, Collaborating & Constructing in an Access Age.”  The textbook explores how mobile devices can be incorporated into learning environments to promote digitally rich curricula. The e-textbook is free online at bookboon.com. Abstract “Regardless of…

My Favorite Blue Notes: Celebrating 75 Years of Blue Note Records

Please join us on Monday, Oct. 6, 2014 for the Shawn Salmon Jazz Guitar Recital with guests Stacy McMichael (bass) and Ken Kazin (drums). Guests will enjoy classics from Blue Note Artists including Herbie Hancock, Horace Silver, Wayne Shorter, Lee Morgan, John Scofield, Grant Green, and Norah Jones. The recital starts at 7:30 p.m. and will…

Chicago Blackhawks Charity Softball Classic at SXU

7th Annual Blackhawk Alumni & Friends 2014 Charity Softball Classic

The Chicago Blackhawks Alumni Association is pleased to announce the 7th Annual Blackhawk Alumni & Friends Charity Softball Classic presented by BMO Harris Bank takes place on Sun., Sept. 14 at Saint Xavier University (SXU). Join Blackhawks greats like Jack O’Callahan, Brian Noonan, Reid Simpson, Cliff Koroll, Murray Bannerman, Troy Murray, Reggie Kerr, Grant Mulvey,…

New SXU Students Selected to Join the Schmitt Scholars Program

The Office of Corporate, Government and Foundation Relations is pleased to announce the selection of five new students for the Saint Xavier University (SXU) Schmitt Scholars Program: Guadalupe Avila, junior, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Chicago Ivie Ehigie, junior, Clinical Psychology/Pre-Health and Spanish, Chicago Bridget Goedke, junior, Communications, Park Forest Brian Laughran, junior, Communications, Chicago Kathy…

Spirit of Mercy Day – Noon Classes Canceled for University-Wide Celebration of the Mass of the Holy Spirit

All members of the Saint Xavier University (SXU) community are invited and encouraged to participate actively in the Spirit of Mercy Day festivities on Wednesday, Sept. 17 from noon to 6 p.m. This annual celebration of the University’s Catholic identity and Mercy heritage, Spirit of Mercy Day combines two longstanding traditions, the Mass of the Holy…