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Meal hall program going well for isolating StFX residence students January 13th, 2021
Anyone passing by StFX around meal time over the past week or so may have noticed a line of six-feet apart, mask-wearing, students lining up...
MUST READ: important info for all returning students January 8th, 2021
Dear Students,  This afternoon, the Nova Scotia government announced the introduction of a mandatory 14-day quarantine for all persons...
Eight StFX researchers receive almost $1.5 million in NSERC Discovery Grant competition (2020) January 7th, 2021
Eight StFX researchers have together received $1,485,000 in federal funding over five years from the Natural Sciences and Engineering...
Positive COVID-19 test result on campus January 5th, 2021
To the StFX community: I am writing to advise that earlier today Nova Scotia Public Health shared with us the news of a positive COVID-19...
StFX English professor Kailin Wright’s work listed among the 100 Best Books in 2020 by The Hill Times January 4th, 2021
It was an exciting end to the year for StFX English professor Dr. Kailin Wright who saw her new monograph Political Adaptation in Canadian...
Education changes the world: StFX WUSC students receive X-Rings December 17th, 2020
StFX celebrated a milestone this year when two students, Priscilla Panchol and Farhiyo Salah, who came to StFX through the World University...
StFX welcomes new position aimed at supporting students’ mental health December 16th, 2020
StFX is adding to its mental health support for students.  The StFX Health and Counselling Centre has recently hired Shauna Grant-Smith, an...
Circle of Abundance: Artist Tracey Metallic Connects with Message of Empowerment December 14th, 2020
In November, St. Francis Xavier University’s Coady Institute celebrated a significant milestone for its Circle of Abundance – Amplifying...
Students learn about safer socializing, respectful communities in completing modules  December 9th, 2020
Learning about safer socializing during a pandemic and what’s expected in a safe, equitable and respective community were two of the outcomes...
Transforming lives through education: StFX officially installs Dr. Andy Hakin as its 19th President and Vice-Chancellor  December 5th, 2020
As Dr. Andy Hakin officially became StFX’s 19th President & Vice-Chancellor during a formal ceremony held Dec. 5, 2020, he spoke about...
StFX celebrates 240 graduates, honours Judge Laurie Halfpenny MacQuarrie during Fall Convocation 2020 December 5th, 2020
StFX celebrated achievement on Dec. 5, 2020 as the university graduated 240 students—conferring undergraduate and graduate degrees, diplomas...
Food Security Fund from '21: StFX Class of 2021 establishes class gift to support students experiencing hunger, hardship December 4th, 2020
Student hunger can often be an invisible problem. At StFX, the senior class wants to do something to help. On StFX Day, December 3rd, members...
There’s poetry behind something that unites us all: Class of 2021 celebrates a different, yet magical X-Ring ceremony December 3rd, 2020
On December 3rd, StFX Day, a day touched by magic, senior class co-president Ally Hancock tried to sum up how members of the Class of 2021...
StFX history professor shows another, less readily seen side of St. Francis of Assisi in new book December 2nd, 2020
StFX medieval history professor Dr. Donna Trembinski has turned a new lens to a familiar subject, showing readers another, less readily seen...
Fall Convocation Grad List December 2nd, 2020
The 2020 Fall Convocation Grad list is out! CLick on the list below to access.   Congratulations to all students graduating this weekend!  ...

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