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StFX biology master’s graduate earns numerous honours for academic accomplishments May 17th, 2019
While graduation day is always special, Alex Young, a 2019 MSc biology graduate from Berwick, NS, had extra reason to proud. During StFX’s...
Inaugural recipients of the Prof. A.A. MacKenzie Prize named May 16th, 2019
StFX Celtic studies students Hannah Krebs of Hensall, ON, and Chelsey MacPherson of Lochiel, ON, are the inaugural recipients of the Prof. A...
First Annual Sister Margaret MacDonell Prize in Gaelic Poetry awarded May 14th, 2019
The Department of Celtic Studies at St. Francis Xavier University, in partnership with the Clan Donald Lands Trust, is pleased to announce an...
StFX adult education professor an invited speaker at international conference in Iceland May 13th, 2019
StFX adult education professor Dr. Adam Perry is recently returned from Iceland where he was invited to present his research at the...
Celebrating new horizons: StFX graduates over 900; awards honorary degrees to Dr. Stan Kutcher, Congrégation de Notre-Dame  May 5th, 2019
Work hard. Have fun. Try to make the world a better place. That was one of the messages shared with members of the Class of 2019 on May 5 as...
Recognizing leadership contributions: StFX introducing new bursaries for NSSSA members May 3rd, 2019
In recognition of the passion and leadership abilities of students in the Nova Scotia Secondary School Students’ Association (NSSSA), StFX is...
StFX professor receives $100,000 grant to explore how to improve community-based search and rescue in Canada’s North May 2nd, 2019
StFX’s Dr. Peter Kikkert, the Irving Shipbuilding Chair in Arctic Policy at the Brian Mulroney Institute of Government, has received a $100,...
2019 Spring Convocation Graduation Lists are here! May 2nd, 2019
THE 2019 GRADUATION AND MEDAL LISTS ARE OUT!  Please see below. Congratulations to all who have graduated. We look forward to making it...
StFX student wins cost of X-Ring in annual satisfaction survey April 30th, 2019
Hanna Bergman of Stouffville, ON, who graduates from StFX with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in philosophy and a minor in...
New milestones: StFX Spring Convocation celebrates Class of 2019; honorary degree recipients Dr. Stan Kutcher and Congrégation de Notre-Dame April 26th, 2019
It is one of the biggest celebratory days of the year at St. Francis Xavier University. After years of hard work and dedication, a new...
X-Ring symbol of membership in Xaverian family—and sometimes much more April 25th, 2019
Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in the April 2019 issue of the Extraordinary. The X-ring is a symbol of the bearer’s...
Celebrating legacy of leadership April 25th, 2019
  At the recent National Dinner EAST, in Halifax, we celebrated the legacy of leadership that StFX cultivates. We were especially delighted...
StFX students enjoying success with Bank of Canada April 25th, 2019
Prior to arriving at StFX in 2010, Dr. Greg Tkacz spent eighteen years at the Bank of Canada in Ottawa. His work with the Bank studied the...
StFX students off to Germany to present work at prestigious, international literary theorist conference April 17th, 2019
It’s one thing to study literary theorists in class, it’s another thing altogether to present your work, network and ask questions of those...
Ecuadorian students find a second home at StFX April 12th, 2019
When it comes to choosing a university, choosing to study abroad is a big step. It is far from home, it’s a different culture, and it can...

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