Shannon Center Weekly Nutrition Tip – Product Suggestions

Grains (think high in fiber!) 100% whole wheat breads (aim for 3-5 grams fiber per slice) Raisin Bread (with peanut butter for a quick breakfast) Brown/wild rice (Uncle Ben’s packets and individual serving sizes) Barilla Plus/Dreamfields/Ronzoni pastas (great for spaghetti night and pasta salads) Quinoa/Couscous All Bran cereal and snack crackers Kashi or Special K…

Prof. Peter N. Kirstein Appears in Chronicle of Higher Education

Department of History and Political Science Professor Peter N. Kirstein was mentioned in Nick DeSantis Aug. 23 article titled, Scholars Sound Alarms About Being Judged on Their Civility that appeared in the Chronicle of Higher Education. DeSantis surveyed professors who had written extensively about the Steven Salaita firing at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Kirstein is included…

Art Exhibit – “Unlocking the Potential” The Integration of Technology and Creativity by SXU Staff and Students

Saint Xavier University’s Visual Arts Center (VAC), located at 10435 S. Spaulding Avenue, will host Unlocking the Potential – The Integration of Technology and Creativity as its opening fall semester exhibition starting Monday, Aug. 25 to Tuesday, Sept. 30. SXU staff member Michael Grimm created the exhibit with assistance from the following students: Haley Simone,…

Diane Stallmann Joins SXU as Assistant Controller

Bob Fisher, SXU’s business and finance consultant, is pleased to announce that Diane Stallmann has joined the Accounting department as an assistant controller effective Aug. 18. Stallmann brings nearly 30 years of experience, most recently with ConAgra Foods, in finance and operational management to her new position. She completed both her undergraduate and Master’s degrees…

Dueling Op-Eds: Kirstein Debates Two University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Professors

Professors Joyce Tolliver and Nick Burbules of the University of Illinois recently wrote an op-ed in the News-Gazette in Urbana-Champaign defending the university’s firing of Steven Salaita. Since both professors called for ”an honest debate in their op-ed,” SXU Prof. Peter N. Kirstein from the history and political science department wrote an op-ed response in the…