Condolences to the Loftus Family

​Dear Saint Xavier University Community, It is with great sadness that we note the passing of Dr. Gerald (Jer) F. Loftus, husband of trustee Mary Clare Loftus. As long-time friends of the University, Dr. Loftus and Mrs. Mary Clare Loftus have been among Saint Xavier’s most generous lifetime donors and supporters. The Loftus Room in Rubloff Hall…

Dr. Anna Gąsienica Byrcyn presented at 2017 ASEEES Convention

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Language and Literature Adjunct Professor Anna Gasienica-Byrcyn, Ph.D., presented a paper entitled, “Tamara de Lempicka Veils of Transgressions as Captured in Robert Dassanowsky’s Poems.” Additionally, she organized and chaired a panel titled, “Culture in Communicative Setting: Teaching Slavic Languages” at the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies…

Saint Xavier University Celebrates Veterans Day

Saint Xavier University (SXU) celebrates Veterans Day tomorrow, Nov. 11, the official holiday that honors all United States military veterans, by honoring their bravery and sacrifice on behalf of the country. We have 88 military students pursuing higher education on the SXU campus where 12 are the spouses or children of veterans. SXU will welcome all…

SXU to host 12th Annual Breakfast with Your Legislators

Saint Xavier University (SXU) is set to host its 12th Annual Breakfast with Your Legislators on Thursday, November 30, where business professionals are invited to meet and mingle with Chicagoland elected officials on SXU’s Chicago campus, 3700 West 103rd Street. Elected officials scheduled to attend include: Senator Bill Cunningham, Senator Mike Hastings, Representative Kelly Burke,…

SXU alumna named one of 25 Women in Leadership

When Saint Xavier University (SXU) students become alumni, they make great strides with the tools their education and experiences provided them. Myskeshia Mitchell, an SXU alumna, proves this to be true. Recently, she was nominated and selected to be recognized as one of Peoria’s 25 Women in Leadership. Her work in teaching, as well as…

TV Alert: SXU’s Robert Shapiro talks about Trump’s attacks on FBI with CLTV Politics Tonight

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Political Philosophy Professor and International Relations Expert Robert Shapiro conducted a phone interview on CLTV’s Politics Tonight on Friday, November 3 at 5:30 p.m. During the interview, he discussed President Donald Trump’s trip to Asia, as well as his continued tweets and attacks on the Justice Department and FBI. Prof. Shapiro…