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StFX professor launches newest book at Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences May 29th, 2017
Dr. Maria Soledad Paz-Mackay, a Spanish professor in the StFX Department of Modern Languages, will present her new book at the 2017 Congress ...
StFX Coady International Institute announces 2017 Coady Chair in Social Justice May 26th, 2017
StFX President Dr. Kent MacDonald and Coady International Institute Director and StFX VP Dr. June Webber are pleased to announce the 2017...
StFX geology graduate student wins national award for outstanding M.Sc. thesis May 23rd, 2017
St. Francis Xavier University graduate student, Michael Reid, was awarded the 2017 Geological Association of Canada, Leopold Gelinas silver...
StFX grad earns €50,000 scholarship, will start international master’s program May 17th, 2017
As a second year StFX student, Cameron Walsh set a goal: he wanted to do an international master’s program post-graduation. Now, the 2016...
StFX student Will Fraser helps coach high school students to national debate win May 17th, 2017
StFX student Will Fraser has helped coach a local high school team to a national debating title. Just a year after graduating himself from Dr...
StFX to host 4-H leadership conference June 27-29 May 15th, 2017
Upwards of 125 Atlantic Canada 4-H youth will be on the StFX campus June 27-29 to further develop their leadership skills, in particular...
StFX Co-operative Education presents Students’ Choice Supervisor Award May 11th, 2017
StFX’s Co-operative Education team recently honoured one of its partners, presenting the Students’ Choice – Outstanding Co-op Supervisor...
Dean of Science Dr. Petra Hauf top 10 finalist for prestigious research award May 8th, 2017
Novel research that fills a gap into enhancing children’s development through motor activity has earned StFX Dean of Science and psychology...
It's official! StFX celebrates Spring Convocation 2017 welcoming nearly 1,000 graduates into alumni family May 7th, 2017
WATCH THE MORNING & AFTERNOON Ceremonies ONLINE via webcast -- click here >> “Let’s make this official!” With those words, the...
History department establishes new graduate pin tradition as part of Canada 150 projects May 4th, 2017
As one of its Canada 150 projects, the StFX Department of History plans to establish a new tradition. This year, for the first time, history...
StFX for SAFE reaches $100,000 fundraising goal May 2nd, 2017
Only weeks after reaching the $70,000 milestone in its fundraising target of $100,000, StFX for SAFE has surpassed its goal. At a fundraiser...
StFX receives $35 million government investment for Xaverian Commons April 28th, 2017
A nearly $30 million federal investment, combined with $5 million previously committed by the Province of Nova Scotia, has given a green...
Improving health: CIHR funds nearly $200,000 for immunization research project led by StFX nursing professor April 26th, 2017
A research project led by StFX Rankin School of Nursing professor Dr. Donna MacDougall aimed at helping improve the health of children in...
StFX student Madison Lewis receives 2017 Holly Bartlett Memorial Bursary April 21st, 2017
Madison Lewis, a fourth year honours Bachelor of Science student in Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science, is the 2017 recipient of...
New gymnasium floor and bleachers kickoff Oland Centre renovations; Claim and Name Your Seat campaign starts April 20th, 2017
New comfortable seating and a professional main gym floor are on their way to the Oland Centre, home of the StFX varsity basketball programs...

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