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Faculty Overhaul

May 2nd, 2013

Saint Xavier University will be experiencing a change of professors for the 2013-2014 school year. When students in Dr. David Neff’s Spirituality classes received news that, after this semester, the class will no longer be offered under his instruction and that the beloved professor may no longer be employed by…
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Onward to Omaha

May 2nd, 2013

As Sister Sue Sanders loaded a milk dud into a toy catapult stationed on her desk she explained, “It’s meant to defend the office from anyone interested in stealing my autographed picture of A.J. Pierzynski.” After shooting it she laughed, “I used to have a mini Sherman tank in here…
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Orland to Miss Outgoing Sister

May 2nd, 2013

On July 1, Sister Margaret Mary Hinz, Associate Director for the Graham School of Management’s Graduate Program at the Orland Park Campus, will begin her five year tenure as one of the Sisters of Mercy’s West Midwest Leadership Team’s six members in Omaha, Nebraska with Sister Sue Sanders from the…
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A Farewell to Dr. McNellis

May 2nd, 2013

Saint Xavier University’s Department of Communication will soon be one member short. After 35 years, Dr. Julie McNellis will be retiring from her position as Associate Professor. For McNellis, retirement from Saint Xavier does not mean retirement from education, however. “I intend to be very active and will focus on…
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Senior Class Gift of 2013

May 2nd, 2013

The Class of 2013’s class gift will help fund projects that showcase student and faculty cooperation. The Student-Faculty Partnership Endowment aims to create a strong bond amongst students and faculty while researching new projects. According to Kendyl Lyons, Assistant Director of Annual Giving, “The U.S. Department of Education gave Saint…
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Interfaith Expo at SXU

May 2nd, 2013

On Monday, April 15, the annual Interfaith Expo took place in the Butler reception Room. The Expo’s theme, “Who’s Got Faith in Faith Anymore?” brought three main speakers to place perspectives  and to discuss audience questions and thoughts. The speakers, Sheik Kifah Mustafa, Imam at Bridgeview Mosque, Rabbi Ellen Dreyfus…
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Dr. Michael Flahive to Leave After Twenty Years

May 2nd, 2013

Saint Xavier University will be missing its faculty member of twenty years as Michael Flahive, Professor of Communication Science and Disorders, will be leaving Saint Xavier following this Spring Semester. Flahive and his colleagues developed the Speech-Pathology Graduate Program at Saint Xavier, which has been one of Saint Xavier’s assets….
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Upcoming SXU Events

April 19th, 2013

Here are some upcoming events at Saint Xavier University, brought to you by the Student Activities Board… The Hobbit Showing in McGuire Wednesday April 24th from 7-10 Riddle solving masters wanted! Come Wednesday for the showing of the Hobbit as well as hand made SXU riddles made by SAB members!…
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Salsman to Leave Saint Xavier

April 18th, 2013

Brittany Salsman, current Assistant Director for First Year Halls, has stepped down from her position at Residence Life at Saint Xavier University. Before coming to the unversity, Salsman served as Resident Director at the University of Alabama in Huntsville.  She later came to Chicago to fill a position opening at…
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SGA Update

April 18th, 2013

Greetings from your student government association! Here at SGA we have been working hard to follow up on any suggestions you have had for us. Here is what we have been working on so far: FOOD FORUM We would like to thank everyone who came out to the food forum…
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