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2020 StFX grads receive $25,000 Spark Nova Scotia funding for waste management company November 26th, 2020
Two 2020 StFX graduates who as students launched a waste management company that re-manufactures plastic waste into consumer and industrial...
StFX faculty elected to international board serving the worldwide community of digital humanists November 25th, 2020
StFX will be well represented on an international body that is a mainstay of the digital humanities.  Two faculty members, religious studies...
Learning Lodge on Mi’kmaw Livelihood to take place at StFX on Nov. 24  November 24th, 2020
A Learning Lodge on Mi’kmaw Livelihood will bring a number of high-profile speakers to StFX on Tuesday, Nov. 24 at 7 p.m. for a panel...
StFX Marine Ecology Lab publishes multiannual study unraveling spatiotemporal patterns in intertidal temperature along Nova Scotia’s Atlantic coast   November 24th, 2020
StFX’s Marine Ecology Lab, led by Dr. Ricardo Scrosati, has just published a large multiannual study that for the first time documents the...
X-Ring Ceremony will be virtual November 24th, 2020
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To the recipients of the 2021 StFX X-Ring and the campus community, Earlier today, the decision was made to transition our December 3rd X-...
International team of scientists, including StFX physics professor Dr. Peter Poole, take big step to understanding supercooled water, publish results in Science   November 20th, 2020
Unsolved questions about the way water behaves and why it is so different from other liquids is a problem that has puzzled scientists for...
StFX aquatic resources student lead author on study boding well for Boat Harbour to support plant growth November 13th, 2020
StFX researchers have found that the ecosystem at Boat Harbour, a body of water in Pictou, NS receiving effluent from a nearby mill for over...
StFX computer science students win 2020 Atlantic Canadian Programming Competition November 6th, 2020
A team of StFX computer science students, Zhou Ti and Jueqi Wang, have won the 2020 Atlantic Canadian Programming Competition held Oct. 31....
Fall Convocation & X-Ring Announcement October 30th, 2020
To the Campus Community,  I am writing to provide an update regarding plans for our December 3rd X-Ring ceremony and our Fall Convocation...
New position at StFX will help tailor career development services for students with the Tramble Center for Accessible Learning October 28th, 2020
A new position introduced at StFX this year will help students registered with the Tramble Centre for Accessible Learning (TCAL) receive...
With almost 30 per cent of classes successfully moved online, StFX faculty make monumental effort to provide best education possible October 26th, 2020
StFX English professor Dr. Earla Wilputte readily admits she was not an experienced online teacher before the COVID-19 pandemic. “I loved...
StFX student Audra Jander to intern at International Criminal Court  October 21st, 2020
StFX student Audra Jander has been offered an internship at the International Criminal Court (ICC), headquartered in The Hague, the...
StFX launches resource to emphasize respect, safety and equity October 20th, 2020
St. Francis Xavier University is excited to announce the launch of Respectful Communities– a resource for all students. This one-hour, self-...
Xaverian Capital: Schwartz School of Business student society hired as an internal investment manager for StFX October 13th, 2020
Managing real funds on behalf of a client. That’s what a group of students in StFX’s Gerald Schwartz School of Business will be doing this...
Thank you, Antigonish!—Parents of StFX student plan local bursary as thanks for community kindness, volunteer program helping students through self-isolation  October 7th, 2020
It all started with a text message, warm words of welcome and an offer to help from Neighbours Helping Neighbours volunteer Dr. Kim Burnett...

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