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A Helping Hand

October 31st, 2016

A Helping Hand The Psych Club has done it again by reaching out to the student body at Saint Xavier by dedicating their time and efforts to inform people about children in hospitals. Just last week, on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday in the dining hall from 11am-1pm, they gave out Halloween cards…
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Graduate and Professional School Fair at SXU

October 28th, 2016

On Wednesday, October 26th, SXU hosted a Graduate Fair in the Butler Reception Room. The fair began at 11:30am and ended at 1:30pm. Admission was free for students and open to the public. Over 30 schools were present at the fair. The majority of the schools were from in-state. Students…
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Job and Internship Fair

October 24th, 2016

Last Friday, SXU’s Internship and Job Fair took place in the Shannon Center from noon to 3pm. Over 40 employers were present at the fair recruiting for volunteer, internships, part-time and full-time opportunities. All SXU students were welcomed to attend. The Xavierite spoke with a couple of students who expressed…
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Blood Drive and Breast Cancer Awareness on Campus

October 21st, 2016

A weekly Breast Cancer Awareness campaign is being hosted during the month of October. In addition, a blood drive was taken place on Wednesday October 19th at the student lounge. Both of these events were organized by SXU’s TriBeta Biological Honor Society. TriBeta is the National Biological Honor Society. Students…
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Credit Union Opening

October 21st, 2016

On Monday October 18th, a Grand Opening Ceremony for the Northwest Community Credit Union at SXU took place at 3pm. SXU partnered with Northwest Community Credit Union (NWCCU) and created this institution on campus which offers financial services and resources for students to be financial literate. This Credit Union at…
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Graduate Fair

October 21st, 2016

Graduate School For many students furthering their education whether within the classroom or outside the classroom is a must for them. Saint Xavier University is hosting a Graduate Week to inform students about what graduate schools in the area can offer them in their various programs. Starting Monday October 24th-Friday…
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Psychology Club Walks to Raise Awareness on Suicide

October 17th, 2016

On Saturday, October 15th, members of SXU’s Psychology Club participated in the Out of the Darkness Walk. It took place at Arvey Field in Grant Park, Chicago, at 11:00am. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention’s (AFSP) mission is to save lives and bring hope to those affected by suicide. Suicide…
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Week of Action at SXU

October 17th, 2016

October is the month for National Domestic Violence Awareness. With the purpose of raising awareness of domestic violence, National Week of Action kicked off today Wednesday, October 19th, at Saint Xavier University. Throughout this week, several events will take place to educate students about this type of abuse. These events…
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WXAV Celebrates 25th Anniversary

October 10th, 2016

This week, WXAV 88.3 FM celebrated 25 years on the airwaves. SXU’s WXAV has won multiple awards, such as the Illinois Broadcasting Associations Student Silverdome Awards and Professional IBA Silverdome Awards in Public Affairs programming. In addition, it was included in the top best college radio stations in the U.S….
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Cougar Pride 2016

October 4th, 2016

It’s the week of Saint Xavier’s 2016 Homecoming and they have a lot in store to help get us Cougars fueled up for the week. Homecoming began this past Saturday, October 1, and lasts until Saturday, October 8. This gives the students one full week to take a short break…
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