SXU students presented at ACCA Symposium

In early April, 14 Saint Xavier University (SXU) participated in the Associated Colleges of the Chicago Area (ACCA) Student Symposium at Benedictine University. At this annual symposium, students have the opportunity to present their research on an array of studies, such as social science, biological science and physical science. Following the submission of their abstract…

SXU’s Eileen Quinn Knight presented on financial literacy at Tinley Park High School

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Professor Eileen Quinn Knight, Ph.D., gave a presentation to the seniors at Tinley Park High School on financial literacy. This is an aspect of high school teaching that is most important for functioning as a responsible adult. Prof. Knight invited them to come to SXU for fall…

SXU’s Bookstore announces summer hours

​The Campus Bookstore will begin their summer hours on Monday, May 15. The summer hours are as follows: Monday               8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday              8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday          8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday             8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday                  8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Congratulations Class of 2017

As spring comes into season, students across the country are blossoming as they prepare for their next step in life. Saint Xavier University (SXU) offers its most jubilant congratulations to all the graduates! Your tremendous efforts and determination have culminated in your achievements. Graduation is neither an end nor a beginning; rather it is a…

SXU announces 2017 Commencement student speakers

Each year, three Saint Xavier University (SXU) students are selected from a pool of candidates to give speeches at the University’s Commencement ceremonies. Reflecting on their time at SXU, each student creates a speech with words of inspiration and encouragement for the graduating class. The 2017 Commencement speakers include: Valencia Pringle, Bachelor of Business Administration…

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for April: Amy Wood

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. Amy Wood teaches second grade reading, writing, math…

SXU psychology student and professor present at Midwestern Psychological Association Conference

Saint Xavier University (SXU) psychology major Marilee Cervantes-Bautista and Professor Angela Pirlott recently presented their research at the Midwestern Psychological Association Conference. The duo presented a poster entitled, “Understanding LGB Men and Women’s Fear-Based Prejudices of Other LGB Groups.” Additionally, Professor Pirlott presented her research entitled “Not all Negative: Friendship Interest Predict Heterosexuals’ Positivity toward Some LGB Groups.”