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Advantages and disadvantages of ex-politicians, former government officials on boards is subject of new article from StFX Schwartz School of Business professor September 22nd, 2020
Does having a former politician or ex-governmental official provide a firm with a competitive advantage over firms that do not have such...
Local Women’s Voices for Peace: StFX’s Coady Institute hosting virtual global conference September 21st, 2020
Over 800 participants from around the world are joining together starting today, Sept. 21, International Day of Peace, for the start of the...
StFX students can take part in an Immersion Service Learning course that visits Peru virtually September 16th, 2020
StFX Immersion Service Learning is offering students a virtual immersion learning experience this year—including virtually connecting with a...
Adding voice, breaking barriers around systemic and institutional racism: StFX’s McKenna Centre announces inaugural Racial Justice Leadership Grant recipients   September 16th, 2020
Six StFX students will be adding their voices to wider discussions around systemic and institutional racism and enabling change as the...
StFX climate researchers contribute to international ground-breaking climate study: Heat stored in the Earth System: where does the energy go? September 15th, 2020
Heat stored in the Earth System: where does the energy go?
Article written by Kayla Klym (kayla.klym@gmail.com) On September 8th, 2020 the first comprehensive assessment of Earth’s heat inventory was...
Research to develop a more energy and cost-effective means of degrading common fossil fuel pollutants earns StFX chemistry professor $25,000 Imperial University Research Award   September 14th, 2020
StFX chemistry professor Dr. Geniece Hallett-Tapley is one of only 20 researchers nationally selected as a $25,000 Imperial University...
Environmental Earth Science field course provides immersive learning experience for StFX students September 10th, 2020
Some StFX students returned to campus early this fall for an immersive learning experience in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Earth...
Welcome Days: StFX orientation different this year, but welcome remains warm for 951 first year students September 10th, 2020
As new students filed into the Keating Centre on Sept. 10th, the first of two Welcome Days at StFX for 951 first year students, the members...
StFX physics graduate joins Nobel Prize winner’s group as graduate student  September 9th, 2020
Dean Eaton has an exciting year ahead: the 2020 StFX graduate, who received a joint first class honours degree in physics and mathematics, is...
StFX study shedding light on coping difficulties with COVID-19, Nova Scotia shooting  September 2nd, 2020
A new study from StFX is shedding light on coping difficulties individuals are having against the backdrop of COVID-19 and the mass shooting...
Iconic ring helping students: Proceeds from X-Ring Store giving back to students   August 21st, 2020
A ring that means so much to so many is also now giving back to support the next generation.  The X-Ring Store, which opened on the StFX...
StFX researchers receive CFI, RNS funding for the tools they need to stay ahead August 20th, 2020
Four research projects at StFX, that range from optimizing care of infants during painful procedures to work on marine biofouling, are...
COVID-19 Pandemic LGBTQ+ Experiences report highlights unique experiences of LGBTQ+ Canadians August 20th, 2020
A COVID-19 Pandemic: LGBTQ+ Experiences report, led by StFX psychology professor Dr. Karen Blair, Dr. Diane Holmberg, Acadia University, and...
Important partnership: Dr. Britney Benoit named inaugural Nova Scotia Health Health Sciences Research Chair at StFX Rankin School of Nursing August 19th, 2020
An exciting new collaboration between Nova Scotia Health and St. Francis Xavier University is expected to positively impact health and...
Indigenous-academic collaboration receives CIHR funding, to improve Indigenous health in Atlantic Canada, based on health priorities of Indigenous peoples August 6th, 2020
Building capacity for Indigenous-led and supported community-based health research is the aim of a dynamic, diverse, interdisciplinary and...

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