SXU’s Dr. Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn published a chapter in a book

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Language and Literature Adjunct Professor Anna Gasienica-Byrcyn, Ph.D., recently published a chapter entitled, “”Motyw światła i gliny w twórczości Joanny Pollakówny i Jacka Sempolińskiego” (“The Motif of Clay and Light in the Works of Joanna Pollakówna and Jacek Sempoliński”) in the book Strony Joanny Pollakówny (Aspects of Joanna Pollakówna)…

SXU’s HR department welcomes new HR director Tasha Jones

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Human Resources (HR) Department is excited to welcome Tasha M. Jones, director of HR, to the team. She comes in with 10 years of experience, and specializes in: core HR, process development, performance and disciplinary management, leadership coaching, corporate training, organizational development, employee relations, benefits management, and HRIS administration. “As I’m…

SXU staff and alumnae celebrate jubilees

Chicago area Sisters of Mercy recently celebrated jubilees from 50 to 70 years in a celebration at Mercy Circle in Chicago on April 30. Saint Xavier University (SXU) Campus Minister Sister Carol Mucha celebrated 50 years with the Sisters of Mercy. Seventy-year jubilarian Sister Marion Johnson was on the faculty at SXU in biology for…

SXU’s Counseling Center recognized as ‘Agency of the Year’ by National Alliance for Mental Illness

Mental health and self-care have become important topics to young adults, especially on college campuses. Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Counseling Center thoroughly understands the need for support among students, and has been named “Agency of the Year” by the National Alliance for Mental Illness (NAMI) Southwest. This honor is given yearly to an organization that…

SXU faculty serve as mentors at Reavis High School STEM Day

Reavis High School celebrated their annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Day event on Thursday, May 4. During the day, teams of students presented their semester projects to various mentors for advice and feedback. This year, three Saint Xavier University (SXU) faculty members participated as mentors: School of Education (SOE) Professor’s Eileen Quinn Knight,…

SXU’s Bookstore announces summer hours

​The Campus Bookstore will begin their summer hours on Monday, May 15. The summer hours are as follows: Monday               8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday              8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday          8:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Thursday             8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday                  8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

SXU raised over quarter of a million dollars for students at 32nd Annual President’s Scholarship Celebration

Saint Xavier University (SXU) recently raised over $273,000 for student scholarships at its 32nd Annual President’s Scholarship Celebration. More than 250 guests attended the delightful evening of dinner, entertainment and dancing at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, 221 N. Columbus Drive. “This event was an opportunity for Saint Xavier to celebrate the University’s mission and…

SXU announces 2017 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 2017 Commencement Ceremony speakers who will share their knowledge and expertise while…