SXU hosts Bishop Gorman Institute

Saint Xavier University (SXU) will host a Bishop Gorman Institute (BGI) professional development opportunity for teachers on Tuesday, June 23 and Wednesday, June 24 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The Bishop Gorman Institute (BGI) was founded by SXU’s School of Education (SOE) to provide outstanding professional development for teachers, principals and leadership teams of…

SXU’s Dr. Andrea Stapleton presents paper at Loyola Marymount University

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Director of Mission Integration and Mercy Heritage, Andrea Stapleton presented a paper on Friday, April 10 at the West Coast Methods Institute Fallon Memorial Lonergan Symposium at Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, Calif. Her paper was entitled, “Dialectic and Communication: Catholic Culture in Catholic Higher Education.” Dr. Stapleton used the…

SXU’s Ruth Hansen facilitated roundtable discussion for the AFP-Chicago Chapter

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Associate Director of Corporate, Government & Foundation Relations Ruth Hansen, MJ, CFRE, facilitated a roundtable ethics dialogue for the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Chicago Chapter on Thursday, April 2. The roundtable is a Socratic-based discussion of hypothetical scenarios used to encourage practitioner reflection and discussion on ethics in fundraising. Hansen’s…

Nominate a student for the Schmitt Scholars Program

Saint Xavier University (SXU) faculty and staff are invited to nominate students for the 2015-16 Schmitt Scholars Programs. This program, funded by a grant from the Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation, promotes leardership development and prepares students to change the world for the better through active leadership in their communities and professions. The program provides participants…

SXU Jazz Night

The Saint Xavier University (SXU) Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will perform their final concert of the semester on Friday, May 1 at 7:30 p.m. in McGuire Hall located on SXU’s Chicago campus, 3700 West 103rd Street. The Jazz Combo will open the concert and perform all original compositions created by SXU students. Following the…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll presents Parent Workshop at Keller Regional Gifted Center

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll recently conducted a workshop on Saturday, April 18 at Keller Regional Gifted Center in Mount Greenwood, Ill. Her workshop entitled, “I’m Not Just Smart! Addressing the Social and Emotional Needs of Gifted Children,” was presented to the parents of students who attend the center. Prof.…