Saint Xavier University

Type: Organization
Name: Saint Xavier University
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Teacher candidates to face new performance assessment

Some students and educators in teacher preparation programs say they were caught off-guard when the Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) approved a single-source contract two months ago with NCS Pearson Inc. to administer a new performance assessment ... [Published Catalyst Chicago - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Fans of Field’s share many a memory

Historian Leslie Goddard’s presentation, “Remembering Marshall Field’s,” rekindled both distant and recent memories of the iconic Chicago department store recently at St. Xavier University.The Butler Reception Room at the school in Chicago’s Mount Greenwood ... [Published HighBeam Research - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Bavier appointed UT Arlington nursing dean

The University of Texas at Arlington has tapped Anne Bavier, who has held posts at top-ranked universities and at the National Institutes of Health, as the new dean of the College of Nursing.Bavier previously served as dean of the University of Connecticut ... [Published Dallas Business Journal - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Graham Peck: Douglas had big impact on slavery pre-Civil War

Southerners responded to this new threat by strongly embracing pro-slavery politicians. After Lincoln’s election to the presidency on an anti-slavery extension platform in 1860, seven southern states seceded from the Union. In April 1861, Confederate ... [Published Southtown Star - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Cardinal George to deliver cancer update

April 11, 2014 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- Francis Cardinal George will discuss Friday his health and the recent decision to skip an important Vatican event - the canonization of two popes.The cardinal said he hopes to rearrange his treatment schedule, but he ... [Published WLS Chicago - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Nursing college names new dean

Anne Bavier, who will start as the College of Nursing dean on Aug. 1, said she is as excited as she has ever been in her whole life to take the position.“It’s a combination of dreams, to take a college from where it is to a place that no one has ever ... [Published Shorthorn - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

George at Xavier

Do you have some free time this evening, Chicago Catholic s? If so, you might want to make the trek out to southwest Chicago, where Cardinal Francis George will be speaking about the aftermath of the Second Vatican Council . This event is free and open ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Earl Thomas: Addressing the reading crisis of black boys

As an educator, I am often puzzled as to why this situation persists Over my 20-plus years as an academic, these dismal statistics concerning black boys and their academic achievement have not positively changed.We continue to read these discouraging ... [Published Southtown Star - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Nursing dean selected

Anne Bavier has been selected as the new dean for the College of Nursing.She will start in her position Aug. 1.Bavier was the fourth candidate to visit the campus during the nursing dean search.During her open forum, she spoke about the possible collaboration ... [Published Shorthorn - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Mar 19 2014 - Updated Mar 19 2014 - 1 reports

SXU ranked No. 1 on U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs” list

Saint Xavier University in Chicago recently earned the top spot on U.S. News & World Report’s “2014 Best Online Graduate Nursing Programs” list. SXU’s online graduate nursing program was ranked No. 1 on the annual list, which was released on Jan. 8.“This ... [Published Nurse.com - Mar 19 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

Russia protects strategic interests in Crimea

Ukraine represents, therefore, one of the few areas of influence that the Russian Federation still possesses among the former constituent republics of the Soviet Union.The continued containment of Russia was used by the West through NATO as a post-Cold ... [Published Southtown Star - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Mar 04 2014 - Updated Mar 04 2014 - 1 reports

Saint Xavier University’s MSN Named the U.S.’s Best Online Nursing...

Chicago nursing program stands as the best in the nation. Saint Xavier University’s online Master of Science in Nursing program has been ranked as the best program of its kind in the United States by “U.S. News & World Report.” Coupled with this, Saint ... [Published PRWeb - Mar 04 2014]

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"I can't take a long plane trip because my immune system is weakened, so I have to look at that and say, can we arrange the chemotherapy in such a way so I can get to Rome, but I don't know that yet" he said
Jennifer Gray, an associate dean of nursing who served as interim dean, said, "Dr. Bavier has an incredible commitment to improving public health by supporting and enhancing outstanding educational programs. The merger of the College of Nursing and the Department of Kinesiology will bring amazing opportunities for collaboration and growth, and she is the right leader to help us take full advantage of what lies ahead."
..." Additionally, Cardinal George is the author of two books: "The Difference God Makes: A Catholic Vision of Faith, Communion, and Culture " and " God in Action: How Faith in God Can Address the Challenges of the World."
...in nursing and kinesiology to create a bold future for a University destined to become a nationally recognized research institution," Bavier said. "The College is poised to advance the agenda rapidly, while maintaining the highest standards of rigor in scientific research and educational offerings."

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Teacher candidates to face new performance asse... [Published Catalyst Chicago - Apr 22 2014]
Fans of Field’s share many a memory [Published HighBeam Research - Apr 21 2014]
Meet the 2014 Greater Chicago Nurse.com Nursing... [Published Nurse.com - Apr 18 2014]
Banking partnerships grow in shadow of uncertainty [Published CR80 News - Apr 15 2014]
Bavier appointed UT Arlington nursing dean [Published Dallas Business Journal - Apr 14 2014]
Graham Peck: Douglas had big impact on slavery ... [Published Southtown Star - Apr 12 2014]
Cardinal George to deliver cancer update [Published WLS Chicago - Apr 11 2014]
Role Of Climate Change In Extinction Of Ice... [Published Red Orbit - Apr 11 2014]
Woman with local ties named Teacher of the Year... [Published Winston County Journal - Apr 10 2014]
Nursing college names new dean [Published Shorthorn - Apr 09 2014]
University of Texas at Arlington Names Anne Bav... [Published Individual.com - Apr 09 2014]
George at Xavier [Published Examiner.com - Apr 08 2014]
‘ Israeli / Palestinian Conflict ’ section rein... [Published The Columbia Chronicle - Apr 07 2014]
New dead for UT Arlington College of Nursing [Published Fort Worth Business Press - Apr 07 2014]
Earl Thomas: Addressing the reading crisis of b... [Published Southtown Star - Apr 05 2014]
Nursing dean selected [Published Shorthorn - Apr 05 2014]
National health care education leader Anne Bavi... [Published BusinessWeek - Apr 04 2014]
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THE WOMAN’S TEAM TO OFFER WORKSHOP OFFERING EXP... [Published Chicago Tribune - Mar 21 2014]
SXU ranked No. 1 on U.S. News & World Report’s ... [Published Nurse.com - Mar 19 2014]
Religious symbols behind St. Joseph altars refl... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Mar 18 2014]
Russia protects strategic interests in Crimea [Published Southtown Star - Mar 15 2014]
Saint Xavier University’s MSN Named the U.S.’s ... [Published PRWeb - Mar 04 2014]
Larry Rogers, Sr. Named to Trial Lawyer Magazin... [Published PRWeb - Feb 18 2014]
U.S. News & World Report Announces the 2014 Bes... [Published PR Newswire - Jan 08 2014]
CFA Society Chicago Announces University Compet... [Published PRWeb - Nov 04 2013]
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