SXU professor Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn, Ph.D., Language and Literature, published a book review

Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn, Ph.D., an adjunct professor in the Language and Literature Department, published a book review on Manele in Romania. “Cultural Expression and Social Meaning in Balkan Popular Music” was edited by ​Margaret Beissinger, Speranţa Rădulescu and Anca Giurchescu issued in Lanham, Maryland by Rowman and Littlefiled, 2016, in the Slavic and East European…

SXU installs new football field turf

Saint Xavier University (SXU) has recently completed renovations on the Deaton Football Field. SXU was also featured in a Patch article following the completed installation of the new football field turf. In the article, Mike Feminis, head coach of the SXU football team, shares, “We’re very thankful to the university for taking on this project and…

SXU Graham School of Management featured in the Oak Forest Patch

The Saint Xavier University (SXU) Graham School of Management (GSM) was recently featured on the Oak Forest Patch sharing information about the Bremen High School’s recent visit for accounting students. After a full campus tour, Q & A session and lunch, the students began to truly understand the culture and community of SXU.Three current accounting students came…

SXU’s Meg Carroll presented workshops for IEP meetings

In March, Meg Carroll, Ed.D., provided a series of workshops for general education teachers participating in Individualized Education Program (IEP) meetings and IEP-eligibility meetings for students with disabilities. In April, Dr. Carroll presented to the parents of students with disabilities, called, Surviving the Summer and Facing the Fall, which emphasized literacy development and learning within the family.

SXU professor Peter N. Kirstein to speak at Northwestern University

Peter N. Kirstein will moderate and speak on an academic freedom roundtable at Northwestern University as part of the larger Evanston Literary Festival 2018. The other panelists are all Northwestern professors: professors Stephen Eisenman (art history), Andrew Koppeman (law and political science) and Jacqueline Stevens (Political Science). This event takes place May 17 from 4:30-5:45 p.m.…

News Alert: SXU’s Graham Peck featured in Evergreen Park Patch

Saint Xavier University’s Graham Peck, professor of history, was recently featured in Evergreen Park Patch for his upcoming presentation called “Stephen A. Douglas and the Fate of the American Democracy.” Peck will be discussing the political career of Douglas, Abraham Lincoln’s Democratic opponent, at the Evergreen Park Public Library on May 10 at 6:30 p.m. Peck…

SXU parking lot closures April 25 through May 5, 2018

Beginning on Wednesday, April 25 at 4 a.m., Saint Xavier University (SXU) Northeast portion of Parking Lot 1 will be closed until 3 p.m. for the “Taste of SXU.” Friday, April 27, there will be a lot of activity along with some traffic restrictions on entire campus beginning in the afternoon and continuing into the evening. Friday, May…

SXU’s Nancy Lockie presented a research paper at the Midwest Nursing Research Society Conference

Nancy Lockie, Ed.D., professor of nursing, and Kristen Florczak from Purdue University Northwest presented a research paper at the 42nd Annual Research Conference of the Midwest Nursing Research Society in Cleveland, Ohio on April 13. Their collaborative presentation entitled “Losing a Partner: Do Continuing Bonds Bring Solace or Sorrow?” is a longitudinal qualitative descriptive study in…