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Stand up to racism – zero tolerance June 3rd, 2020
Dear Members of the Campus Community, Throughout the world, people are protesting for the end of current and historic racial injustice and...
StFX student Moira Bren giving back to her community with second single 'Afraid of Your Heart' off debut EP May 29th, 2020
On May 15th, StFX student Moira MacMullin—known as Moira Bren—released the second single off her upcoming debut EP '6 Is Green,' which is due...
Keeping You Informed: A message from StFX President Dr. Kevin Wamsley - May 29 May 29th, 2020
Dear Incoming and Returning Students, Yesterday, was an important and celebratory day for our university community as we conferred our StFX...
StFX Office of Internationalization tops in Canada, sixth globally, in international student survey May 28th, 2020
When it comes to student satisfaction, the StFX Office of Internationalization has had a glowing report, ranking #1 in Canada, and #6...
StFX Advancement Department wins six national CCAE awards May 25th, 2020
It was a very successful week for StFX’s Advancement Department, which picked up six national medals out of 10 categories entered at the...
StFX computer science student’s research on interactive musical accompaniment tool accepted at top international conference May 22nd, 2020
Summer research work conducted at StFX on an app that combines music and computer science to help assist musicians practicing their...
Three StFX students among 10 innovative, inspiring students named as 2020 3M National Student Fellows May 21st, 2020
Three incredibly innovative and inspiring students at StFX—Adelaide (Addy) Strickland, Claire MacDougall, and Emma Kuzmyk—have been named as...
StFX professor Dr. Laura Estill’s Shakespeare expertise quoted in New York Times May 20th, 2020
Laura Estill
Dr. Laura Estill, a StFX English professor and Canada Research Chair in Digital Humanities who specializes in Shakespeare and early modern...
StFX researchers receive funding for projects to help inform best COVID-19 practices, support NS healthcare decision making and planning   May 13th, 2020
StFX faculty Dr. Katie Aubrecht, Dr. James Hughes and Dr. Karen Blair have each received funding to conduct research to inform the best COVID...
Keeping You Informed: Message from StFX President Dr. Kevin Wamsley, May 8 May 8th, 2020
Dear Members of the StFX Community, I’m writing to provide you with an update regarding StFX’s ongoing response to the operational realities...
Student-led Xaverian Pen Pal Project keeps StFX students, community connected during COVID-19 April 30th, 2020
Now, more than ever, it is important for all of us to connect with others and our community, says StFX student Alyssa Spridgeon who has come...
Speechless: StFX’s Anne Simpson releases new book April 28th, 2020
A’isha Nasir is a Nigerian teenager who has been charged with adultery. Sophie MacNeil is an ambitious, though inexperienced, Canadian...
The four Maple League Universities sign historic agreement that encourages inter-institutional student mobility April 27th, 2020
The Maple League of Universities is pleased to announce that the four universities in the consortium – Acadia, Mount Allison, St. Francis...
Students recognized for their outstanding work, art promise with Angus F. Macgillivray Art Bursary April 27th, 2020
Three StFX students, Wankunda Bwalya, Jordyn Conn and Kenneth Matheson, have been recognized for outstanding talent and promise in the fine...
We Stand Together April 24th, 2020
At 11:00 AM ADT, Friday, April 24, the Xaverian community will observe a two-minute pause in honour of all affected by the tragic events....

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