Alumna receives doctorate

Saint Xavier University (SXU) alumna Mariagnes Menden, M.A. ’05 and B.A. ’98 received a doctorate in Education from Loyola University in Chicago. Currently, Dr. Menden is the principal of St. Nicholas of Tolentine School where SXU students conduct their math clinicals. She has been very supportive of SXU education students and has welcomed them to…

SXU’s Meg Carroll spends professional development day with Mount Carmel High School Faculty

Saint Xavier University (SXU) School of Education Professor Meg Carroll joined faculty members of Mount Carmel High School for a professional development day on Monday, March 2 at Mount Carmel High School. The day was spent discussing the need for differentiating instruction and assessment and various ways to accomplish it within a classroom setting. During…

Women's History Month

Upcoming Women’s History Month Events

In honor of Women’s History Month, Saint Xavier University (SXU) will commemorate the achievements and contributions women have made during our nation’s history by hosting celebratory events throughout the entire month of March. Below is a list of upcoming events happening on campus: SXU Annual Health Fair – Friday, March 20 from 8:30 a.m. to…

Gilhooley’s Grande Saloon to host year’s first Musical Trio Extravaganza – March 25

Come to Gilhooley’s Grande Saloon on Wednesday, March 25 from 7:30 to 9 p.m. for this year’s first Musical Trio Extravaganza. This event will feature Saint Xavier University (SXU) students, Marvin Fourte on guitar, Jamel Williams on drums, and SXU staff member Joe Verble on bass. Come enjoy great music, thirst quenching libations and awesome…

Reza Varjavand

Op-Ed Alert: SXU’s Reza Varjavand writes about crude oil prices’ impact on U.S. economy

Saint Xavier University (SXU) Associate Economic and Finance Professor Reza Varjavand wrote a column in the March 13 issue of the Daily Southtown. Prof. Varjavand discussed the falling crude oil prices’ impact on the U.S. economy. Prof. Varjavand is a regular contributor to Iranian.com, one of the most popular electronic journals dedicated to the issues…

Catholic Colloquium: “In Quest of the Jewish Mary”

Saint Xavier University (SXU) welcomes Sister M. Christine Athans, B.V.M., who continues the 2014-2015 Catholic Colloquium lecture series with a presentation entitled, “In Quest of the Jewish Mary.” Sister Athans will join us on Thursday, March 19 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in Warde Academic Center’s Butler Reception Room on SXU’s Chicago campus, 3700 West 103rd Street. Her…