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Refresh 2021: Fun, leadership and community building on the agenda for Nova Scotia high school students at upcoming NSSSA provincial conference April 19th, 2021
Nova Scotia high school students have many great reasons to attend the Nova Scotia Secondary Schools’ Association (NSSSA) annual provincial...
Marking the one-year anniversary of mass shooting in NS April 16th, 2021
    To the campus community, This Sunday will mark the one-year anniversary of the horrific mass shooting that shook our province, our...
Clarification of Ontario restrictions related to COVID-19 April 16th, 2021
To the StFX Community, Earlier today, the province of Ontario announced further restrictions related to COVID-19, including travel into the province...
StFX earth sciences professor Dr. Brendan Murphy honoured with career achievement award from Geological Association of Canada April 13th, 2021
A longtime StFX earth sciences professor has been honoured nationally for his exemplary career. Dr. Brendan Murphy, a Senior Research...
StFX to honour Nova Scotia Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Robert Strang and Agnico Eagle Mines Vice-Chair and CEO Sean Boyd during Spring Convocation 2021 April 12th, 2021
St. Francis Xavier University will welcome almost 950 new alumni and will honour Nova Scotia Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Robert...
Student work, artistic promise celebrated with 2021 Angus F. Macgillivary Art Bursaries   April 9th, 2021
Being recognized for the quality of their art work is an amazing feeling say StFX students Mila Walst, Sydney Haws and Britt Pigat, the 2021...
StFX’s X-Oceans receives TD Friends of the Environment Foundation grant April 8th, 2021
StFX Biology Department’s X-Oceans outreach program was recently awarded the Bank of TD Friends of the Environment Foundation (FEF) grant of...
Scholars, musicians, museums, playwrights and more finding important resources in StFX’s Fr. Charles Brewer Celtic Collection   March 31st, 2021
A unique place in the educational world is found inside the Angus L. Macdonald Library on the StFX campus, where the Fr. Charles Brewer...
Building robots: Computer science student’s undergraduate honours thesis looks at how we can relate human interactions to actions robots are taking March 30th, 2021
For almost six months now, Noah Barrett, a fourth year honours computer science student from Tatamagouche, NS, has been building a pair of...
Helping students succeed: Marangoni Family, including StFX professor Dr. Gerry Marangoni, donate $100,000 to StFX Chemistry March 29th, 2021
StFX science students will have even more opportunity to participate in undergraduate research and to learn new skills thanks to a generous...
Xaverian Farewell: Spirit of community shines as Class of 2021 recommits to pursuit of excellence  March 28th, 2021
Senior students—soon-to-be-graduates clad in black robes—took time to celebrate the spirit of community, to reflect on their journey at StFX...
From wrongful convictions to quality of care and COVID-19, annual StFX Student Research Day shines spotlight on student research projects  March 25th, 2021
The breadth and depth of StFX student research was showcased March 25 as StFX once again hosted its annual Student Research Day, with close...
StFX proclaims March 31st as ‘Coach K Day’ March 24th, 2021
StFX University is preparing to say goodbye to a coaching legend. Veteran X-Men Basketball head coach Steve Konchalski is retiring at the end...
Two StFX students win awards, seven present at Science Atlantic Aquaculture & Fisheries and Biology Conference March 24th, 2021
Seven StFX biology honours students presented their research projects, and two, Lauren Sobot and Amy Dodge, won awards at the recent Science...
StFX awarded close to $800K to expand and enhance its computer science programs March 19th, 2021
St. Francis Xavier University has been awarded $794,000 to expand and enhance its computer science programs. “StFX University is delighted to...

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