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.”

SXU Students inducted into Psi Chi National Honor Society in Psychology

On Monday, April 24, 19 Psychology students were inducted into Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology: Yasmine Ballout; Guiulianna Cespedes; Beata Czerwien; Yesenia Garcia; Kaitlyn Gruszkowski; Fadia Judeh; Alisha Kaplan; Alyssa Lunsford; Michaela Maslanka; Salam Mohammed; Magdalena Pajak; Kara Radecki; Velma Schwien; Adam Smith; Carly Trinley; Miryam Villarreal; Rosalind White; Brianna Williams; Karolina Zarebczan.…