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StFX biology master’s student to conduct research in Germany as recipient of NSERC Michael Smith Award January 24th, 2018
Alex Young, a StFX MSc biology student from Berwick, NS, will be travelling to Germany this semester to conduct research as the recipient of...
StFX program pairing international and domestic students and the local community receives community health funding January 24th, 2018
A new StFX initiative that helps build friendships between international and domestic students and the local community has received funding...
X-Chem Outreach receives CanCode funding through Actua to expand digital programming for youth January 22nd, 2018
Today Actua, the national organization that represents X-Chem Outreach at St. Francis Xavier University, was named the largest recipient of...
Opportunity to grow as a leader: StFX hosts Frank McKenna, XTalks, and fourth Leaders Summit @X January 22nd, 2018
An action-oriented, practical and inspirational weekend. That’s what on the agenda for student leaders at the Frank McKenna Centre for...
Entrepreneurial best: StFX student Hannah Chisholm wins $10,000 top prize at Atlantic entrepreneurship competition January 19th, 2018
StFX entrepreneurship student Hannah Chisholm’s plan to launch her own business so impressed a group of 100 Atlantic entrepreneurs that she...
StFX receives a $20,000 Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund grant to support mental health training January 17th, 2018
St. Francis Xavier University is pleased to announce that the Bell Let’s Talk Community Fund is providing a $20,000 grant to expand Mental...
Making a difference–Over 120 StFX students have benefitted from the Jeannine Deveau Equity Endowment Scholarship Fund January 16th, 2018
When the Jeannine Deveau Educational Equity Endowment Scholarship Fund was announced at StFX in October 2015, it was said to have the power...
Culture and the Cuban State: StFX political science professor’s latest book examines politics of culture January 12th, 2018
StFX political science professor Dr. Yvon Grenier has a new book out that offers an insightful analysis of Cuba’s cultural policy since the...
Rare opportunity to see relic: Large crowds gather to see relic of St. Francis Xavier at St. Francis Xavier University January 8th, 2018
Standing inside the University Chapel at St. Francis Xavier University on Jan. 8, second year StFX student Matthew Crowell of Truro, NS...
China’s Arctic Ambitions: Irving Shipbuilding Chair at StFX's Mulroney Institute of Government launches new book January 4th, 2018
Over the past several years, China has dramatically increased its activity and investment in the circumpolar Arctic. A self-described “Near...
StFX Storm Closure January 4th, 2018
StFX campus will be closing at 9 pm this evening due to deteriorating weather. It will reopen at 6 am on Jan. 5, 2018. Essential services will remain...
StFX powerful economic contributor – generates almost half a billion to Nova Scotia economy December 18th, 2017
Study reports for every $1 government invests in StFX, $15 return An economic report released this month reveals that St. Francis Xavier...
StFX signs agreement with Cultivator Catalyst Corporation December 18th, 2017
St. Francis Xavier University is pleased to announce it has signed an agreement with Cultivator Catalyst Corporation (CCC), whose wholly...
Philosophy professor Dr. Christopher Byrne awarded SSHRC funding, publishes new book on Aristotle’s physics   December 14th, 2017
For Aristotle, matter matters. That’s the precis of a new book from StFX philosophy professor Dr. Christopher Byrne, who deals with Aristotle...
NCCDH collaborates with Toronto Indigenous Health Advisory Circle and MUSKRAT December 12th, 2017
This past month, staff from the National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health (NCCDH), a public health knowledge centre hosted by...

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