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Understanding and appreciating Mi’kmaw culture: StFX staff, students and faculty tour Mi’kmawey Debert Interpretive Trail October 15th, 2021
With much to be learned by visiting sites of significance throughout Mi’kma’ki, a group of about 20 StFX staff, students and faculty boarded...
StFX #1 in the country in student satisfaction, #2 in reputation, according to Maclean’s University Rankings October 15th, 2021
StFX leads the country when it comes to student satisfaction, and ranks second overall in reputation, according to the annual Maclean’s...
Creating Positive Change: StFX students awarded McKenna Centre for Leadership Project Grants October 5th, 2021
Three StFX students will be working this year to address existing problems in the community and impact positive change as they work on...
Remember this moment: poignant and powerful ceremony at StFX marks inaugural National Day for Truth and Reconciliation September 30th, 2021
“Remember this moment,” Michelle Sylliboy, an assistant professor at StFX and a descendant of Indian Residential School survivors, told the...
Academic leader: StFX English professor Dr. Mathias Nilges appointed editor of one of the world’s leading humanities journals 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...


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