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Journey: StFX among community partners to celebrate Sisters of St. Martha with gift of art recognizing their incredible journey April 4th, 2018
“Oh my! Gorgeous!” were the gasps of appreciation as the curtain was drawn back on April 3 to unveil a stunning five panel gift of art from...
Student artists recognized, encouraged with Macgillivray Art Bursary April 2nd, 2018
Being recognized for their art work is an amazing feeling, say StFX students Natalie Chicoine, Donica Larade, and Ana Lucia (Blue) Azcué...
Another record year for StFX Student Research Day March 29th, 2018
It was another record year for StFX’s annual Student Research Day—now in its 16th year—with over 100 student research posters and...
StFX student-curated exhibit at Antigonish Heritage Museum March 29th, 2018
For students, handling and researching old artefacts provide an immediate connection with the past. StFX honours history student Natalie...
Scholarship showcased at Third Annual Celebration of StFX Authors March 28th, 2018
Scholarship was in the spotlight on March 29 as members of the StFX community gathered for the Third Annual Celebration of StFX Authors. The...
‘Teaching Scientific Thinking’—StFX biology professor Dr. Russell Wyeth publishes new paper designed to help students develop scientific logic March 23rd, 2018
Helping students develop their scientific logic is the subject of a new paper recently published by StFX biology professor Dr. Russell Wyeth...
President’s Colloquium invokes lively conversation on Freedom of Speech in a University Environment March 22nd, 2018
StFX's latest President’s Colloquium invoked a spirited conversation last night, March 21, on the topic of ‘Freedom of Speech in a University...
StFX earth sciences students participate in advanced geological field school in Spain March 21st, 2018
Working in pairs, 12 senior StFX earth sciences students recently navigated a trail along the Alájar River in Spain to 11 stations with the...
NCCDH participates in forum on tuberculosis elimination in northern communities March 21st, 2018
On January 31 and February 1, 2018, the National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health (NCCDH) participated in a knowledge...
StFX honours biology students showcase research at Science Atlantic conference March 20th, 2018
The chance to showcase and talk about their research at the recent Science Atlantic Aquaculture & Fisheries and Biology Conference held...
The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin delivers Allan J. MacEachen Lecture on Canadian politics at StFX March 19th, 2018
The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, former Chief Justice of Canada, the first woman in Canada to hold this position, and the longest...
University Statement on Racism in the Community March 14th, 2018
To the campus community, On Friday, police arrested a minor in response to the racist graffiti that was spray-painted at various locations...
StFX’s Craig Duininck wins $25,000 2018 Frank H Sobey Award for Excellence in Business Studies March 9th, 2018
Craig Duininck, a StFX Schwartz School of Business fourth year honours entrepreneurship student, has been singled out for excellence. Mr....
StFX engineering students fighting hunger through Canstruction March 8th, 2018
Walking into the Physical Sciences Centre at StFX, visitors will see two amazing structures built entirely out of cans of food—the efforts of...
Educator Dr. Ann Sherman remembered, honoured in new $1 million scholarship established at StFX through the Bragg Family Foundation and Deveau Fund March 2nd, 2018
The legacy of the late Dr. Ann Sherman—former faculty member and former director of the school of education at StFX—will continue at her alma...

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