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StFX Class of 2019 establishing Emergency Mental Health Bursary as Senior Class Gift January 9th, 2019
The StFX Class of 2019 is establishing The Emergency Mental Health Bursary as its Senior Class Gift, creating a legacy that will help support...
StFX Schwartz School of Business students win big at JDC Central competition January 9th, 2019
A delegation of students from StFX’s Gerald Schwartz School of Business certainly made their mark at the JDC Central (JDCC) competition held...
Nova Scotia Health and Wellness Minister cuts the ribbon at grand opening of StFX lab that measures cognitive abilities in the brain December 17th, 2018
The Hon. Randy Delorey, Nova Scotia Minister of Health and Wellness was on campus Dec. 14, 2018 to officially cut the ribbon during the grand...
StFX philosophy professor invited visiting professor in China December 14th, 2018
StFX philosophy professor Dr. William Sweet was recently invited to serve as a Visiting Professor in the School of Philosophy at Renmin...
Provincial government recognizes StFX contribution to northeastern Nova Scotia; Additional $3.95 million funding is an investment in the community December 14th, 2018
On Friday, December 14, St. Francis Xavier University and leaders within the Town and County of Antigonish applauded the provincial...
Together We Can launches at StFX; aims to improve girls’ positive identity December 13th, 2018
Together We Can, a new girls empowerment program, has launched at StFX.  And on Dec. 5, 2018, project partners gathered on campus to...
The Tides of Time: StFX English professor publishes book celebrating rural Nova Scotia December 12th, 2018
Dr. Suzanne Stewart, a StFX English professor, has long been fascinated with nature, rural life and the changing seasons. Now, she’s ably...
StFX alumnus the Rt. Hon. Brian Mulroney delivers powerful presidential eulogy December 11th, 2018
Rt. Hon. Brian Mulroney delivers eulogy for former President George H.W. Bush
The Right Honourable Brian Mulroney, Canada’s 18th Prime Minister and a StFX alumnus from the Class of 1959, delivered a powerful and...
Call to action: StFX hosts National Day of Remembrance ceremony December 6th, 2018
Gender-based violence ends when we as a community stand together and say no.  That was the message from RCMP Cst. Deepak Prasad, one of the...
New agreement opens borders to new students and scholars December 5th, 2018
A new agreement signed between St. Francis Xavier University and a Chinese educational delegation will strengthen the two countries’...
Rankin School of Nursing student wins Public Health Student Award December 4th, 2018
Just days before her StFX graduation with an honours degree in the Advanced Option nursing program, Charlotte Curley, a StFX Rankin School of...
StFX Day 2018: “It feels like a dream come true” December 3rd, 2018
It’s a symbol of excellence, leadership, community and success, and on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, it became very real for about 900 senior St....
StFX confers degrees and diplomas; honours academic "trailblazers" during 2018 Fall Convocation December 1st, 2018
Jubilant friends and family filled the Charles V. Keating Centre to watch loved ones cross the stage and receive their hard-earned degrees...
StFX welcomes two new Canada Research Chairs, exciting research opportunities in the social sciences and humanities November 30th, 2018
StFX is pleased to welcome two new Canada Research Chairs to campus, Dr. Laura Estill, a Canada Research Chair (Tier 2) in Digital Humanities...
StFX to remain closed today, Thursday November 29 November 29th, 2018
Snow storm Schwartz school
UPDATED: 9:28 AM: To the campus community,   Power remains sporadic across campus and throughout the wider community due to the storm. As a...

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