News Alert: SXU’s Graziano Marcheschi recalls history of saying ‘God Bless You’ after a sneeze in DNAinfo Chicago

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Vice President of Mission and Ministry Dr. Graziano Marcheschi was recently quoted in the Friday, Sept. 23 issue of DNAinfo Chicago. The article examines the history of saying “God Bless You” after someone sneezes. Dr. Marcheschi recalls the catch phrase being around for centuries, specifically following a plague in Rome around…

Illinois Business and Higher Education Leaders Partner to help College Students Prepare for Careers

Saint Xavier University (SXU) will host a press conference today, Tuesday, Sept. 27 starting at 10:15 a.m. in Warde Academic Center’s Center of Instructional Design and Academic Technology (CIDAT) area (lower level) located on the University’s Chicago campus, 3700 West 103rd Street. This event comes as a result of the Higher Education Commission on the Future…

SXU’s Dr. Sharada Buddha presented at the 24th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Department of Chemistry Associate Professor Sharada Buddha, Ph.D., presented at the 24th Biennial Conference on Chemical Education. The conference was held at University of Northern Colorado, Greeley from July 31 to August 4. She was invited to present in the symposium, entitled: “cCWCS as a catalyst for curriculum and pedagogical reform:…

TV Alert: SXU’s Robert Shapiro weighs in on N.Y. and N.J. bombings on WGN-TV

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Political Philosophy Professor Robert Shapiro served as an expert source for two interviews with WGN-TV. On Monday, Sept. 19, Prof. Shapiro conducted a phone interview regarding the recent bombings across New York and New Jersey. During the interview he addressed the correlation between the three bombing sites, and whether or not…

SXU’s Graham School of Management hosts Speaker Series Mentoring Event – Sept. 29

Saint Xavier University’s (SXU) Graham School of Management (GSM) will host their annual Speaker Series Mentoring Event on Thursday, Sept. 29 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Warde Academic Center’s Butler Reception Room. The event welcomes Terrence A. Duffy, executive chairman and president of CME Group, to serve as the keynote speaker. His presentation…