Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada


New Releases

Famous NHL hockey player to speak with StFX students and local high school athletes February 15th, 2017
A famous hockey player who garnered attention for combating child sexual abuse will be visiting the Antigonish area with a message. Former...
StFX University to remain closed today, Tuesday, Feb 14th February 14th, 2017
Xavier Square Snowstorm
Due to the continuing poor weather conditions, please be advised that StFX University will remain closed today, Tuesday, February 14th, and...
StFX University to close at 6AM, Monday Feb 13th February 12th, 2017
Snow storm Schwartz school
Environment Canada has issued a blizzard warning for Antigonish and surrounding areas with a projected snowfall of 35 - 50 centimetres...
StFX to delay opening until 12:00 PM (noon) today, Friday Feb 10th February 10th, 2017
Xavier Hall snow
Please be advised that StFX University will delay opening until 12:00 PM (noon) today, Friday, February 10th. Essential services will remain...
StFX Athletics celebrates 2015-16 U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians February 9th, 2017
The StFX Department of Athletics honoured its 2015-16 U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians on Feb. 9 at its annual celebratory breakfast. This...
StFX to delay opening until 12:00 (noon) today, Wednesday Feb 8th February 8th, 2017
Xavier Hall snow
Due to weather conditions, please be advised that StFX University will delay opening until 12:00 PM (noon) today, Wednesday, February 8th. ...
StFX hosts well-attended Chinese New Year celebrations February 8th, 2017
Chinese New Year celebrations at StFX were a huge success as over 150 people came together on Jan. 28 for a fun evening at Bloomfield Centre...
A trifecta for StFX students at Science Atlantic Undergraduate Physics and Astronomy Conference February 6th, 2017
StFX honours physics students Michael Kinach and Thomas Faour took three of the prizes at the Science Atlantic Undergraduate Physics and...
A message to Education students February 3rd, 2017
February 3, 2017 A message to Education students The situation we find ourselves in is a very difficult one all around. Emotions are running...
StFX student Lynsay Spafford wins outstanding student paper award at major international conference January 31st, 2017
A StFX student has been singled out for outstanding research at the largest earth and space science meeting in the world. Lynsay Spafford, a...
Town of Antigonish launches African Heritage Month during celebration at StFX January 30th, 2017
Members of the StFX and Antigonish communities gathered together on Jan. 30, 2017 to celebrate and recognize the legacy of African Nova...
StFX human nutrition students place second in Pulse Canada’s Mission ImPULSEible product development competition January 27th, 2017
Developing and marketing an innovative new pulse product, the Crackin’ Chickpeas Vegan Egg Alternative, has earned StFX human nutrition...
StFX professor returns from 23-day lecture tour in India January 27th, 2017
StFX philosophy and Catholic studies professor Dr. William Sweet, the Visiting Professor (Overseas) of the Indian Council of Philosophical...
StFX, business entrepreneur, collaborate with Eosense, local high-tech company January 25th, 2017
St. Francis Xavier University’s commitment to educating innovative and entrepreneurial graduates, as well as boosting the Nova Scotian...
Research teams from three Maritime universities at StFX to look at labour readiness of First Nation youth January 23rd, 2017
How can secondary and post-secondary education institutions support bridging the skills and potential of the growing young Aboriginal...

Have a story idea?

If you have a suggestion for a news story, please contact StFX’s Communications Team

Shelley Cameron-McCarron
Communications Writer

Cindy MacKenzie
Manager of Media Relations
Office: 1.902.867.2401
Cell: 1.902.872.0612

View more news on:

Twitter: @stfxuniversity
Instagram: stfxuniversity


Submit a news release

Start Your Journey