SXU’s Jacqueline Battalora was featured in Wallet Hub’s “2016’s Most Diverse Cities in America”

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Dr. Jacqueline Battalora, professor of sociology, anthropology, and criminal justice, served on an expert panel for Wallet Hub’s “2016’s Most Diverse Cities in America” article. The article examined America’s rapid demographic diversification, specifically focusing on how many local economies use their diverse demographic compositions to their advantage. In order to examine…

SXU’s Dr. Christopher Appelt presented “Growing and Changing” at Western Avenue Elementary School

On Tuesday, May 17, Dr. Christopher Appelt from the Department of Biological Sciences visited first grade classes at Western Avenue Elementary in Flossmoor, Ill. to discuss “Growing and Changing” as a bookend to their growth and development section that culminated with the hatching of butterflies. The 45-minute presentation included images of young and adult animals…