Academic assistance in the Learning Center

With Thanksgiving right around the corner and finals approaching soon after, you may require additional help with writing assignments or assistance with study skills.  The Learning Center and Disability Services office, located in Warde Academic Center L-108, offers numerous services to all students. The sooner you reach out for tutoring assistance, the less likely you…

SXU’s Fourth Annual High School Honor Band Winter Concert –Jan. 18

Saint Xavier University (SXU) presents the Fourth Annual High School Honor Band concert with SXU’s Percussion Ensemble Sat., Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 18 at 3:30 p.m. in SXU’s Performance Space, 3700 W. 103rd St., inside the Warde Academic Center. This concert incorporates students from ten local high schools to accompany SXU’s…

SXU’s Symphony Orchestra presents “The Magical Christmas Toyshop” – Dec. 1

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Symphony Orchestra presents “The Magical Christmas Toyshop,” Monday, Dec. 1 at 7:30 p.m. in the Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W 111th St. Chicago, Ill. The concert will also include collaboration with the Beverly Arts Center’s dance troupe and Eastern Michigan University’s Dr. Woodrow Chenoweth on saxophone. General admission is $6 per…

SXU’s Wind Ensemble & Southside Community Band present “An Olde English Christmas” –Dec. 6

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Wind Ensemble will be accompanied by Southside Community Band to present, “An Olde English Christmas” concert Saturday, Dec. 6 at 7:30 p.m. in SXU Performance Space, 3700 W. 103rd St., in the Warde Academic Center. This eclectic evening of familiar holiday favorites and British band classics, will also include a feature…

SXU’s Dr. Meg Carroll Presents at 2014 Council for Exceptional Children Fall Conference

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll presented “English Language Learners with Disabilities: Strategies for Instruction” to teachers and administrators at the Illinois Council for Exceptional Children on Saturday, Nov. 8. The conference, held at the Naperville Marriott, offered by the Illinois Council for Exceptional Children, is an annual conference for teachers,…

SXU’s Dr. Jacqueline Battalora to present at “RACE: Are We So Different?” exhibit –Dec. 7

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, will present at YWCA Stand Against Racism’s exhibit entitled, “RACE: Are We So Different?” Sunday, Dec. 7 from 1 – 3:30 p.m. at the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, 9603 Woods Dr. Skokie, Ill. “Race” is a small but powerful…

SXU’s Dr. Kathleen McInerney and Graduate Students present at Global Education Conference

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education Associate Professor Dr. Kathleen McInerney and students in the English as a Second Language (ESL)/Bilingual Education Program presented, “Going Global at Home,” on Wednesday, Nov. 19 at the Fifth Annual Global Education Conference. Lauren Kowalkowski, Francesco Merenda, and Dr. McInerney presented their own research as well as that…

SXU’s Dr. M. Tara Joyce presents at International Dyslexia Association Conference

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. M. Tara Joyce, assistant prof. in the graduate reading program in the School of Education, gave a presentation Nov. 15 with Dr. Jennifer Zvi at the Annual Conference of the International Dyslexia Association in San Diego, Calif. Dr. Joyce’s session was entitled, “Dyslexia and the Transitioning Student: Moving Towards Independence,”…