Two SXU alumnae acknowledged as finalists by the Golden Apple Foundation

Two of Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Dr. Eileen Quinn Knight’s former students were acknowledged as finalists by the Golden Apple Foundation. On Saturday, March 4, alumna Demitra Georganas was named as one of the 32 finalists for the Golden Apple Award of Excellence in Teaching. That same day, alumna Phyllis Cavallone-Turek was…

SXU’s Shawn Salmon and Tenor Madness help Chicago Catholic Charities end hunger at Chi-Town Jazz Festival

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Department of Music’s Jazz Studies Director Shawn Salmon will be performing at Andy’s Jazz Club in Chicago, as part of the Eighth Annual Chi-Town Jazz Festival. Proceeds from the event go to the Chicago Catholic Charities to help support hunger relief in Chicago. More information about the Chi-Town Jazz Festival is…

Join the iQuit Project!

The American Cancer Society (ACS) is recruiting current smokers who want to quit for a new study led by ACS researchers and the University of California San Francisco (UCSF). There is no fee for the program and participants will receive compensation for their involvement. The iQuit Project uses a web-based text-messaging platform to help people…

SXU’s Meg Carroll provides professional development to local educators

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) School of Education (SOE) Professor Meg Carroll, Ed.D., recently conducted a workshop on Formative Assessment for the Busy High School Teacher at Our Lady of Tepeyac High School in Little Village on Friday, Feb. 10, employing formative assessment strategies during the workshop. Later that same day, she presented to the paraprofessionals…