Feb. 2015 Teacher of the Month

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for February, 2015: Scott Pasek

Saint Xavier University (SXU) has partnered with WGN-TV Chicago to highlight the Teacher of the Month program, which honors educators who make a difference in their communities. The program recognizes outstanding kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school, vocational, and special education teachers in Chicagoland and northwest Indiana. Scott Pasek teaches business at south suburban Evergreen…

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Last Week for Black History Month Events

In honor of Black History Month, Saint Xavier University (SXU) will commemorate the achievements and contributions African-Americans have made during our nation’s history by hosting celebratory events throughout the entire month of February. Below is a list of upcoming events happening on campus: Saturday, Feb. 21 – A Trip to the DuSable Museum Join the…

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A Conversation with Gregor Mendel

On Wednesday, March 18, Saint Xavier University’s Robert and Mary Rita Murphy Stump Library will host “A Conversation with Gregor Mendel,” from 6 – 7 p.m. in McGuire Hall, 3700 W. 103rd Street. Join storyteller Brian “Fox” Ellis as he steps into the robes of Gregor Mendel in this first-person characterization, transporting audiences into the monastery where,…

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Celebrate Ash Wednesday on Feb. 18

Saint Xavier University (SXU) celebrates Ash Wednesday through Eucharistic Liturgies and prayer services on Wednesday, Feb. 18 in McDonough Chapel of the Mother of Mercy. Mark the beginning of the holy season of Lent by attending one of our liturgies and receiving ashes as a reminder of our mortality and of our need to turn…

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Upcoming Black History Month Events

In honor of Black History Month, Saint Xavier University (SXU) will commemorate the achievements and contributions African-Americans have made during our nation’s history by hosting celebratory events throughout the entire month of February. Below is a list of upcoming events happening on campus: Tuesday, Feb. 17 – Showing of “Evolution of a Criminal Darius Clark…

Jan. 2015 Teacher of the Month

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for January, 2015: Alex Polanco

Saint Xavier University (SXU) has partnered with WGN-TV Chicago to highlight the Teacher of the Month program, which honors educators who make a difference in their communities. The program recognizes outstanding kindergarten, elementary, junior high, high school, vocational, and special education teachers in Chicagoland and northwest Indiana. Alex Polanco teaches Art at Keller Junior High…