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Mr. John Peacock announced as StFX Chancellor June 15th, 2018
St. Francis Xavier University is pleased to announce its 10th Chancellor, Mr. John Peacock, a StFX alumnus and highly respected Canadian...
StFX student success at annual ChemCon Conference June 13th, 2018
A group of StFX chemistry students had a very successful time in attending the 43rd annual ChemCon Conference at Saint Mary’s University from...
Dr. Kent MacDonald, President and Vice-Chancellor, St. Francis Xavier University appointed Chair of the Council of Nova Scotia University Presidents (CONSUP) June 12th, 2018
President Kent MacDonald
(HALIFAX, N.S.) – Dr. Kent MacDonald, President and Vice-Chancellor, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, N.S., has been appointed...
StFX hosts national and regional physics and math conferences June 8th, 2018
Academics from across Canada and from around the world were on the StFX campus this week to learn, share information and collaborate at two...
PhD student completing internship, ‘very important piece of the puzzle’ in StFX lab June 7th, 2018
Inês Leal, a 3rd year PhD student from Portugal currently in the program of Oceanography at the Institut des sciences de la mer de Rimouski,...
Ten-year study on cannabis use by youth reveals distressing results June 6th, 2018
St. Francis Xavier University psychology professor Dr. Kara Thompson has revealed troubling results from cannabis use by Canadian youth....
StFX human nutrition students awarded Sir James Dunn Scholarships June 4th, 2018
StFX human nutrition students were honoured with awards at the department‘s Integrated Dietetic Internship Program’s orientation session held...
StFX Names Inaugural Dr. John T. Sears Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility May 30th, 2018
Dr. Brad Long - Chair, John T. Sears In Corporate Social Responsibility
StFX has announced the first Dr. John T. Sears Chair in Corporate Social Responsibility, a new faculty position that will strengthen teaching...
Fascinating summer of research ahead for StFX students, recipients of the RBC Foundation Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Award May 25th, 2018
This summer, StFX undergraduate student Hannah Moore will work to understand why and how women end up incarcerated. Fellow student Alejandra...
Nova Scotia high school students attend StFX-CMS Math Camp May 25th, 2018
Grade 10 and 11 students from high schools across Nova Scotia were on the StFX campus May 18-20 to enhance their skills and have fun with...
StFX undergraduate honours research featured at international conference May 24th, 2018
Three 2018 StFX human kinetics and biology graduates, Laura Davidson, Elizabeth Wallace, and Molly Rutherford, presented their undergraduate...
NSERC USRA awards provide amazing opportunity to participate in summer research, say 14 StFX student recipients May 24th, 2018
The opportunity is amazing, say 14 StFX students who will gain both research experience and summer employment as recipients of this year’s...
Summer of research, opportunity, for six StFX UCR Student Award recipients May 24th, 2018
Six StFX students will have the opportunity to push the boundaries of their knowledge, to conduct hands-on research under the supervision of...
Eight StFX students will spend the summer conducting original research as Irving Research Mentorship Award recipients May 23rd, 2018
Thanks to the Irving Research Mentorship Awards program at StFX, eight undergraduate students will spend the summer involved in original...
NSHRF Scotia Scholar Awards enable summer of health research for seven StFX students May 23rd, 2018
Seven StFX students are very much looking forward to a summer participating in health research, an incredible educational opportunity, they...

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