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A special message from our new President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Andy Hakin June 30th, 2020
Dr. Andy Hakin
When my wife Linda and I came to Antigonish in late February, we had no way of knowing what challenges the next few months would bring and that our...
Hollywood A-Listers kick off campaign in support of Indigenous Women’s Leadership: Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $200,000 to StFX’s Coady Institute June 29th, 2020
Today, St. Francis Xavier University’s Coady Institute is excited to announce the launch of the Circle of Abundance – Amplifying Indigenous Women’s...
A jump-start on the job: Dr. Andrew Hakin officially becomes StFX’s 19th President and Vice-Chancellor July 1; however, he has already invested much time on the job June 26th, 2020
Andy Hakin
On July 1, 2020, StFX officially welcomes Dr. Andrew Hakin as the university’s 19th President and Vice-Chancellor, and already Dr. Hakin—who...
StFX to Welcome Students In September June 19th, 2020
Below is the announcement shared with students from Interim President, Dr. Kevin Wamsley, and Incoming President, Dr. Andy Hakin. To view...
StFX student Christopher Yurris receives $5,000 scholarship in northern research June 17th, 2020
StFX political science student Christopher Yurris of Yellowknife, NWT, has won a $5,000 POLAR Northern Resident Award, and is one of 11...
StFX student Shae Nickerson wins Geological Association of Canada medal for best thesis June 15th, 2020
Shae Nickerson, of Hazel Hill, Guysborough County, NS, has capped off her student career at StFX winning a national medal for outstanding...
Webinar discussion on designing safe communities in a COVID-19 world draws over 300 participants June 12th, 2020
How does one design safe communities in a COVID-19 world? That was the topic of a webinar, hosted by StFX’s Coady International Institute,...
From recycling and accessibility programs, to an online community for international students, to sexual violence prevention training, 2020 Wallace Interns working on projects that meet community needs June 11th, 2020
Six StFX students will have the invaluable opportunity to work on projects this summer that will help provide innovative solutions to needs...
Stand up to racism – zero tolerance June 3rd, 2020
Dear Members of the Campus Community, Throughout the world, people are protesting for the end of current and historic racial injustice and...
StFX student Moira Bren giving back to her community with second single 'Afraid of Your Heart' off debut EP May 29th, 2020
On May 15th, StFX student Moira MacMullin—known as Moira Bren—released the second single off her upcoming debut EP '6 Is Green,' which is due...
Keeping You Informed: A message from StFX President Dr. Kevin Wamsley - May 29 May 29th, 2020
Dear Incoming and Returning Students, Yesterday, was an important and celebratory day for our university community as we conferred our StFX...
StFX Office of Internationalization tops in Canada, sixth globally, in international student survey May 28th, 2020
When it comes to student satisfaction, the StFX Office of Internationalization has had a glowing report, ranking #1 in Canada, and #6...
StFX Advancement Department wins six national CCAE awards May 25th, 2020
It was a very successful week for StFX’s Advancement Department, which picked up six national medals out of 10 categories entered at the...
StFX computer science student’s research on interactive musical accompaniment tool accepted at top international conference May 22nd, 2020
Summer research work conducted at StFX on an app that combines music and computer science to help assist musicians practicing their...
Three StFX students among 10 innovative, inspiring students named as 2020 3M National Student Fellows May 21st, 2020
Three incredibly innovative and inspiring students at StFX—Adelaide (Addy) Strickland, Claire MacDougall, and Emma Kuzmyk—have been named as...

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