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“Clearing the Rubble of Crisis”

February 27th, 2013

On Tuesday, February 26, Saint Xavier University President Christine Wiseman delivered her third annual “State of the University” address to a packed McGuire Hall from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Throughout her address, President Wiseman outlined a series of the challenges and goals awaiting SXU as it progresses along with…
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Conclave Causes Cardinal to Cancel Visit

February 27th, 2013

Pope Benedict XVI’s abrupt resignation has made Francis Cardinal George’s planned March 1st visit to Saint Xavier University impossible. According to Graziano Marcheschi, Executive Director of University Ministry, the world’s cardinals must arrive in Rome by February 28 to attend a farewell gathering for the Pope before meeting to elect…
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School of Education Hosts First Pinning Ceremony

February 27th, 2013

On Tuesday, February 5, Saint Xavier University hosted its first School of Education Pinning Ceremony in the Butler Reception Room in the Warde Academic Center. Amanda Snooks, sophomore, Elementary Education major, stated, “the School of Education Pinning Ceremony is essentially and induction ceremony for all of those who have been…
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University Addresses Safety Concerns

February 13th, 2013

Safety at Saint Xavier University has become a growing concern. The most recent concern with campus safety was raised by an email sent to the student body last week, recounting an event that occurred on the evening of January 28, around 8:45 pm. The email reported that an unknown male…
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Renovations to Science Wing to Come

February 13th, 2013

With rumors circling around about the new library renovation, it seems like people are just catching up on their Biology homework. Is Saint Xavier University planning on renovating, or reconstructing, or making a whole new building for the biological sciences? If so, which one is it? In order to get…
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Cardinal to Commemorate Vatican II at SXU

February 13th, 2013

[Breaking News: Due to his required presence at the Papal Conclave in Rome, the Cardinal will be unable to speak at SXU on Friday, March 1.] Francis Cardinal George will cap off a week at Saint Xavier University commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council. The Cardinal will…
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MSA to Relocate Prayer Room

February 13th, 2013

As the library finally begins its first floor renovations, it was announced that the MSA Prayer Room would also be relocated. The prayer room was first given to the MSA a little less than a year ago. They were excited to receive the room, which had be carpeted and painted…
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Henry Brothers Company Earns Shield Award

February 13th, 2013

It is not every day that we get to meet or learn about the people behind the curtains when it comes to Saint Xavier University’s support structure. This year, the Henry Brothers Company, a construction company, will be receiving the Shield of Saint Xavier Award, the highest honor given here…
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Domestic Incident Disturbs Komensky

February 6th, 2013

On January 27 at approximately 4:15 a.m., a domestic violence incident was reported to have occurred in the vicinity of the SXU Komensky apartments. According to Jack Touhy, Chief of Police and Director of the Public Safety Department, a student reported a woman screaming to the SXU Police Dispatch around…
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SXU Student Honored by Polish Organization

February 6th, 2013

A Saint Xavier woman will make her debut at the 74th annual White and Red Ball on February 16 to benefit Polish culture and charities. Kasia Maniak, a senior nursing major, is one of only seven women to receive the honor of being named a debutante by the Legion of…
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