SXU’s GSM & Career Services join ALPFA

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Graham School of Management (GSM) and Career Services are pleased to announce a chapter of the Association of Latino Professionals for America (ALPFA) has been created. ALPFA is the longest standing Latino organization with 81,000+ members assembled in 44 professional and more than 160 student chapters across America. “Our vision is…

SXU’s Kristen Schreck presented at the Southwest Chicago Math Teachers’ Circle

Kristen Schreck, assistant professor of mathematics at Saint Xavier University (SXU), presented a workshop on the “Mathematics of SET” at the Southwest Chicago Math Teachers’ Circle on February 26 at The University of St. Francis. SET was invented in 1974 by population geneticist, Marsha Jean Falco. It is a fast-paced pattern-recognition game of visual perception.…

SXU’s Jaclyn Murawska presented keynote address in Kentucky

Jaclyn Murawska, assistant professor of Mathematics at Saint Xavier University (SXU), along with Keith Nabb from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, presented the keynote address at the Kentucky Mathematics Association (KYMATYC) of Two-Year Colleges 44th Annual Conference on February 23. The talk was entitled, “The Calculus of Corvettes” and focused on finding authentic mathematical tasks…

SXU hosts Jazz Night I featuring guest artist Tom Garling on February 23

Join us for Jazz Night I, an evening featuring Tom Garling’s compositions and performance with the Saint Xavier University (SXU) Jazz Ensemble.  Concert is scheduled for Friday, February 23 and will begin with the SXU Jazz Combos in McGuire Hall at 7:30 p.m. Garling, a Chicago composer and trombonist began his career performing with Buddy…

SXU hosts Faculty Recital – American Music Program on February 25

Saint Xavier University (SXU) will host its Faculty Recital – American Music Program on Sunday, February 25 at 3 p.m. in McGuire Hall. The concert will feature the stylings of: Katherine Hoover, Misspelled kokopelli for solo flute; Bill Holcombe, blue flute funk for alto flute and piano; Eric Misspelled Ewazen, ballade, Misspelled pastorale and dance…

SXU welcomes Kevin Coval poet and mentor to Chance the Rapper on February 26

Saint Xavier University (SXU) will host “Hip-Hop Poetics and the Struggle for a Better Chicago” event with Kevin Coval on Monday, February 26 at 4:15 p.m. in Warde Academic Center’s Fourth Floor Boardroom, which located on the University’s Chicago campus, 3700 West 103rd Street, Chicago. Attendees are welcome to meet poet and community-builder Kevin Coval,…