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StFX human nutrition professor receives national funding for food chemistry research August 12th, 2019
StFX human nutrition professor Dr. Marcia English
Innovative food chemistry research on the StFX campus received a big boost with the news that human nutrition professor Dr. Marcia English...
StFX well represented at international conference in Wales August 9th, 2019
What do two gruesome murders in colonial Nova Scotia and descriptions of medical conditions in early Irish manuscripts have in common? Answer...
StFX's Kenzie MacNeil wins national James F. Kenney Prize August 6th, 2019
The Canadian Catholic Historical Association (CCHA) recently awarded the 2019 James F. Kenney Prize to Kenzie MacNeil, a 2019 graduate of the...
StFX faculty enjoy continued success in SSHRC research grants competition July 24th, 2019
On July 17th, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, announced over $285 million in funding through the Social Sciences...
Almost 60 StFX students gaining valuable research experience as recipients of summer student research awards July 23rd, 2019
Almost 60 StFX students have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in important research projects this summer, while being mentored by...
Dr. Daniel Belliveau appointed Dean of Science at StFX July 12th, 2019
Dr. Kevin Wamsley, StFX Academic Vice-President & Provost, is pleased to announce that Dr. Daniel Belliveau ’88 has been appointed the...
McKenna Centre Leadership Fellows Program providing scholarships, opening pathway to public service for recent StFX graduates July 11th, 2019
Five recent StFX graduates are the recipients of $125,000 in scholarship funding and will complete an eight-month paid placement with the...
Sandy Iverson appointed StFX University Librarian July 5th, 2019
StFX Academic Vice-President & Provost Dr. Kevin Wamsley is pleased to announce that Sandy Iverson has been appointed University...
StFX psychology professor Dr. Karen Blair among educators across Canada selected to participate in Holocaust education July 4th, 2019
Dr. Karen Blair, a StFX psychology professor, is on her way to Europe to learn more about the Holocaust as one of 25 educators from across...
Nova Scotia education department officials visit StFX lab focused on development of software tools to aid in medical challenges July 3rd, 2019
The research work led by Dr. Jacob Levman, Canada Research Chair in Bioinformatics in StFX's Computer Science Department, is focused on...
StFX voted new member of Belle II collaboration; providing opportunity to work on potentially Nobel Prize winning research June 26th, 2019
StFX has received some very good news. The university, through its Physics Department, has been voted as a new institutional member of the...
StFX restructures the Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science into two distinct departments and educational pathways June 24th, 2019
Welcome changes are coming to the StFX Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science. In the 2018-19 academic year, the Computer...
Announcement of Interim President June 21st, 2019
To the campus community, It is my pleasure to announce Dr. Kevin Wamsley as Interim President of StFX University, effective August 1, 2019. The...
Rankin School of Nursing professor Dr. Donna Halperin receives two grants for vaccine research June 14th, 2019
StFX Rankin School of Nursing professor Dr. Donna Halperin is the successful recipient of two new Canadian Immunization Research Network (...
StFX faculty, recent grad recognized for extraordinary achievement during Dietitians of Canada conference June 14th, 2019
StFX human nutrition retired faculty member Dr. Laurie Wadsworth, part-time faculty Fran Haley and 2018 graduate Heather-Ann Burrell...

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