SXU announces 2018 Commencement Ceremony Speakers

It’s that time of year when students transition from scholars to career professionals. While donning academic regalia, graduates across the nation will hear inspirational speeches from those who have paved the way to success. Saint Xavier University (SXU) is pleased to announce the 2018 Commencement Ceremony speakers who will share their knowledge and expertise while…

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for April: Jason Smith

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. Jason Smith teaches at Argo Community High School…

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…

SXU mourns the loss of Mary Rita Stump

Saint Xavier University (SXU) mourns the loss of Mary Rita (Murphy) Stump, who passed away at the age of 88. Mary Rita, along with her husband Robert, were longtime supporters of Saint Xavier, with their contributions recognized by the University with the renaming of its library after the couple in 2008. Mary Rita’s connection to…