SXU’s Reza Varjavand participated in Persian Circle discussion at University of Chicago

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Graham School of Management’s (GSM) Associate Economic and Finance Professor Reza Varjavand participated in a Persian Circle discussion last month at the University of Chicago. This weekly discussion invites students and professionals to meet to present on a variety of topics associated with Persian or Iran. During the lecture, Professor Varjavand…

News Alert: SXU’s Graziano Marcheschi quoted on Cardinal Cupich in Daily Southtown

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Vice President of Mission and Ministry Dr. Graziano Marcheschi was recently quoted in the Thursday, Nov. 17 issue of the Daily Southtown, where he discussed Chicago’s Archbishop Blase Cupich’s elevation to Cardinal. Specifically, Dr. Marcheschi explained how his role within the archdiocese will look with his new title, but also recalls…

SXU and WGN-TV’s Teacher of the Month for November: Tyler Michie

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. Tyler Michie teaches Astronomy and Earth Science at…

SXU Hosts 5th Annual Toys for Tots Drive

With the holiday season right around the corner, Saint Xavier University (SXU) wants to spread a little holiday cheer by proudly collecting toys for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program now through Saturday, Dec. 10. Since 1947, the U.S. Marine Corps annually collects toys at Christmas for less fortunate children in an…

News Alert: SXU’s Jacqueline Battalora was quoted in the Daily Southtown on giving thanks this holiday season

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, was recently quoted in the Tuesday, Nov. 22 issue of the Daily Southtown. The article addressed how all people this holiday season should take a moment to give thanks and appreciate the value of different opinions and how it can be…

SXU hosts inaugural Alumni Christmas Party in Chicago

You are cordially invited to the inauguration of a Saint Xavier University (SXU) tradition on Tuesday, Dec. 6! Christmas in the City, a holiday party for alumni and friends of the University, incorporates the elegant atmosphere of the Michigan Room at the University Club of Chicago overlooking, of course, majestic Michigan Avenue aglow with millions…

SXU’s Police Chief Touhy re-elected to the Executive Board of South Suburban Association Chiefs of Police

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Police Chief and Director of Public Safety Jack Touhy was recently elected to an additional term by fellow Police Chiefs and Safety Professionals to the Executive Board of the South Suburban Association Chiefs of Police (SSACOP). The SSACOP is comprised of over 75 South Suburban Police and Safety departments, as well…