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Academic leader: StFX English professor Dr. Mathias Nilges appointed editor of one of the world’s leading humanities journal September 28th, 2021
StFX English professor Dr. Mathias Nilges has been named editor of one of the world’s leading journals in the study of contemporary culture,...
Pay it Forward: StFX student Ben Boudreau offering X-Ring bursary to assist another student  September 28th, 2021
A fourth year StFX student is paying it forward—using proceeds from his small business to purchase an iconic X-Ring for a classmate who may...
Socializing Safely: the 25 In/50 Out Rule September 28th, 2021
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To all students, This coming weekend has traditionally been an active one in Antigonish. However, StFX has transitioned Homecoming 2021...
Novel insight: StFX professor publishes research on global trends in aquatic animal tracking September 23rd, 2021
In a new study, a StFX aquatic resources professor is providing novel insight into where to focus research to optimize relevance to...
Excellence in Teaching: StFX English professor Dr. Kailin Wright named an AAU Distinguished Teaching Award recipient September 22nd, 2021
Dr. Kailin Wright, a StFX English professor and Jules Léger Research Scholar, has been honoured for her teaching excellence, receiving the...
Campus tours offer an essential way to get a feel for a university September 20th, 2021
Deciding on a university to attend is a big decision. That’s why campus tours can be so important. Participants are able to see firsthand...
StFX extends mask-wearing until end of semester September 20th, 2021
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September 20, 2021 To the campus community, Today, we are announcing the decision to extend our mask-wearing policy, mandatory in all indoor...
Xaverian Leaders: October Odd Job Squad helping StFX students develop leadership skills, contribute to the community and fundraise for a valued partner September 17th, 2021
A group of StFX students is forming an odd job squad for the month of October that will not only help them develop leadership skills, but in...
Mandatory COVID Testing Policy for Students and Employees September 10th, 2021
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Good afternoon,  This is to provide you with an update regarding StFX’s mandatory COVID-19 testing policy for students and employees. The...
StFX’s unique-in-Canada Sport Management Minor continues to grow, attracting students and first tenure-track position September 10th, 2021
A unique-in-Canada program offered at StFX that brings together students in the Gerald Schwartz School of Business and the Human Kinetics...
International recognition: Excellent standard earns StFX physics professor Dr. Peter Marzlin Trusted Reviewer distinction  September 9th, 2021
StFX physics professor Dr. Peter Marzlin has been recognized as a “Trusted Reviewer” by IOP Publishing, one of the top publishers of physics...
Positive COVID test result on campus September 9th, 2021
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Thursday, September 9, 2021 To the campus community,   I am writing to advise that earlier today Nova Scotia Public Health shared with us...
Statement from VP, Students, Elizabeth Yeo, Regarding Video of individuals climbing on ambulance September 7th, 2021 shield wordmark.png To the campus community, We have recently been made aware of video footage circulating...
Being Xaverian: StFX students make a difference, build community, make positive changes – it’s what Being Xaverian is all about September 2nd, 2021
Being a good neighbour and caring for your community is something that StFX students demonstrated in spades last year while everyone learned...
Welcome to StFX! University set to welcome back student body, including one of the largest ever incoming classes September 2nd, 2021
Starting university can be a big transition, a time of excitement, discovery, and a bit of trepidation. A warm welcome always helps, and that...


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