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Rankin School of Nursing professor Dr. Donna Halperin receives two grants for vaccine research June 14th, 2019
StFX Rankin School of Nursing professor Dr. Donna Halperin is the successful recipient of two new Canadian Immunization Research Network (...
StFX faculty, recent grad recognized for extraordinary achievement during Dietitians of Canada conference June 14th, 2019
StFX human nutrition retired faculty member Dr. Laurie Wadsworth, part-time faculty Fran Haley and 2018 graduate Heather-Ann Burrell...
Three StFX Rankin School of Nursing students gaining experience with summer employment at the Canadian Center for Vaccinology June 13th, 2019
Three StFX Rankin School of Nursing students and recent graduates, Layla Green, Antonia Di Castri and Laura Leppan, are all employed and...
Ethics in Nursing: StFX Rankin School of Nursing hosts 2019 ARCASN Conference June 12th, 2019
Nursing faculty and educators from schools of nursing across Atlantic Canada will converge on StFX this week as the Rankin School of Nursing...
StFX’s Dr. Agnes Calliste posthumously recognized by Canadian Sociology Association for outstanding contributions June 5th, 2019
Dr. Agnes Calliste, a celebrated academic and a sociology professor who taught at StFX for over two decades where she pioneered courses on...
StFX celebrates supporters and friends, honours outgoing President Dr. Kent MacDonald, at 45th annual President’s Club Gala June 1st, 2019
Two words. Thank you.  That was the simple, yet heartfelt message shared at the 45th annual President’s Club Gala, held June 1, 2019 at the...
Nova Scotia nursing faculty visit the Nurse of the Mediterranean May 31st, 2019
An intensive weeklong workshop was organized on the island of Malta, historically referred to as the Nurse of the Mediterranean. The research...
StFX education professor wins best paper of the year award from internationally respected journal May 30th, 2019
Dr. Dan Robinson, chair of StFX’s Department of Teacher Education, and an associate professor of physical education and sport pedagogy, has...
MP Sean Fraser celebrates Government of Canada investment in discovery research at StFX May 30th, 2019
Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, on behalf...
StFX’s ExACT technology awarded U.S. patent May 28th, 2019
Members of StFX’s FluxLab are celebrating an important milestone—in the form of a U.S. patent awarded for a gas sensor technology invented at...
StFX signs Dimensions Charter as part of a national commitment to achieving increased equity, diversity and inclusion in research May 27th, 2019
StFX welcomed the Minister of Science and Sport, the Hon. Kirsty Duncan, to campus on May 24, 2019, as the university reaffirmed its...
StFX English professor and CRC in Digital Humanities Laura Estill wins international award for journal essay May 22nd, 2019
Dr. Laura Estill, a StFX English professor and Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Digital Humanities, has won the Barbara Palmer Award for the...
Association of Psychologists of Nova Scotia honour StFX’s Jessie Doyle for outstanding undergraduate achievement May 21st, 2019
Jessie Doyle has much to celebrate. Not only did the Antigonish, NS native graduate from StFX in May with a first-class honours degree in...
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...

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