Charyl Galpin, head of BMO Nesbitt Burns, shares key career, life insights in McKenna Centre for Leadership EncounterTuesday, March 3, 2015 at 9:57 pm
StFX students looking to build and sustain successful careers received key insight and advice on March 3 from one of Canada’s top banking and investing executives.
Friday, February 27, 2015 at 2:54 pm
One of Canada’s top banking and investing executives will be at StFX on Tuesday, March 3 to provide lessons in leadership including how to build and sustain a high-profile career in business.
Friday, February 27, 2015 at 1:10 pm
Faculty members interested in writing and doing research together over StFX’s reading week had a unique opportunity to do so through the 3rd Annual StFX Writing Retreat held February 23-27, 2015.
Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 9:57 am
St. Francis Xavier University will be introducing the Quality Work Life/Quality Student Life survey to all faculty, staff and students on March 3. This is an exciting project highlighted by our President, Dr. Kent MacDonald, at his public presentation during the results of his ‘Term of Discovery.’
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9:44 am
On a recent tour of the West Bank organized by the NGO Machsom Watch, StFX political science professor Steve Holloway learns from a local Palestinian demonstration leader about recent clashes over closure of a vital access road near Nablus. Professor Holloway is on sabbatical from January to April at Haifa University where he will present his research on the Arab Spring in March. He is also closely watching developments in the run up to the Israeli election on March 17. In addition to researching the area, Professor Holloway teaches Middle Eastern Politics at StFX.
National teaching award for StFX professor Dr. Ann Bigelow, 3M National Teaching Fellowship recipientTuesday, February 24, 2015 at 1:17 pm
There are teachers who open windows and change lives, says Arshad Ahmad, a 3M Teaching Fellow and the society’s president. “Leaders doing work beyond their own institutions…champions we want to learn from.” StFX’s own psychology professor Dr. Ann Bigelow is one of them.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 3:25 pm
Honouring, asserting and celebrating freedom to read, write and speak was the focus of a noon-time event held at StFX’s Angus L. Macdonald Library on Feb. 19.
Creativity, cans of food help StFX engineering students put skills to the test in Canstruction competitionThursday, February 19, 2015 at 1:49 pm
Using creativity and 4,416 cans of food, students in StFX’s second year engineering design and communication class put their skills to the test building three structures as part of Canstruction Nova Scotia.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 10:12 am
Dr. Anne Leahy, Canada's former Ambassador to the Holy See, and an adjunct professor of Catholic Social Thought at McGill University, will be giving this year's Christian Culture Lectures.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at 9:33 am
Dr. William Sweet, StFX philosophy professor and the coordinator of Catholic Studies, has recently returned from a trip to China, where he was the guest of the Shanghai Academy of the Social Sciences and of East China Normal University.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 2:57 pm
On Saturday, February 14, Valentine¹s Day, 22 new trainers joined the Positive Space team. The new trainers included a mix of pre-service teachers, students completing service learning projects, nurse educators, guidance counsellors, school based nurses, StFX residence life team members and public health practitioners.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 2:35 pm
StFX students came away from this year’s Harvard National Model United Nations (HNMUN), the largest, oldest and most extensive conference of its nature in the world, with impressive results. Two students won individual delegate awards as the university sent its largest contingent yet to compete at the 61st annual conference in Boston Feb. 12-15, 2015.
Monday, February 16, 2015 at 5:36 am
Due to continuing poor weather conditions, please be advised that the university will open at 4 PM today, Monday, February 16th. Essential services will be maintained (Morrison Hall, security, cleaning, and snow removal).
Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 12:44 pm
To the StFX Community,
Due to deteriorating weather conditions, please be advised that the university will be closing at 1PM today until 10 PM, Sunday, February 15th.
Essential services will be maintained (Morrison Hall, security, cleaning, and snow removal).
Friday, February 13, 2015 at 9:20 am
A new book by StFX religious studies professor Dr. Ronald Charles is opening new scholarship on the Apostle Paul.
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