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Cassandra Yonder presentation on home funerals - part of Living with Death & Dying in Antigonish series

Thu, 2017-11-23 20:08


Wednesday, January 17, 2018 @ 7pm, Schwartz 205.

Contextualizing Truth and Reconciliation: Canada 150 and the Colonization of Memory, History, and Resistance

Mon, 2017-10-16 15:54

The Department of History will be presenting the latest in our “Contextualizing” series on Wednesday 25 October at 7:30 pm in Schwartz 156.  Entitled “Contextualizing Truth and Reconciliation: Canada 150 and the Colonization of Memory, History, and Resistance”, it will feature a panel discussion including Molly Peters (Paq’tnkek Mi’kmaw Nation), Peter McInnis (Department of History), Barbara Low (Mi’kmaw Activist), and Patricia Cormack (Department of Sociology).  Students, staff, faculty, and the general public are all welcome. 

The Dead Sea Scrolls After Seventy Years: What Have We Learned? - Lecture 1

Fri, 2017-09-08 23:16

Sr Eileen Schuller, Professor Emeritus of Religious Studies at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, will give this year's Christian Culture lectures. As one of the leading scholars in Biblical Studies in Canada today, for over 30 years, she has been involved in the edition and publication of the Dead Sea Scrolls.

As we mark the seventieth anniversary of the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls, this is a time for evaluation and re-evaluation. This first lecture will explore how this discovery has shaped our understanding of Judaism and the beginnings of Christianity.  


HNU Welcome back social

Mon, 2017-09-04 11:56

All Human Nutrition students are invited to a welcome back social this Friday (September 8) at 11:15 in JBB 255. Drop by to meet our new and returning students, faculty and staff.

XTalks Life Featuring Romeo Dallaire

Wed, 2017-08-30 15:35

Exhibition of Indigenous Art

Wed, 2017-08-30 14:18

Opening Reception October 12 at 5:00pm 

McNeil  Gallery, Schwartz School of Business 



David Brooks, Chelsea Brooks, Loretta Gould, Amanda and Darren Julian, Lorne Julien and Jay Bell Redbird

from the collection of Rolf Bouman.  Presented by the StFX German Society and the StFX Art Gallery

Grant Thornton Information Session

Thu, 2017-08-24 08:36

Deloitte - Information Session

Tue, 2017-08-22 13:23

Every story has a beginning.

We’re always looking for people with the relentless energy to drive and push themselves further. To find new avenues and unique ways to reach our shared

goals. At Deloitte, we know that being the undisputed leader means empowering our people to be the very best they can be – so they can make an impact that

matters for our clients. Join us at our upcoming information session to learn more to learn more and see what you can achieve. Please RSVP with your career centre – we look forward to seeing you there!

NWAC President Francyne Joe to speak at Indigenous Women in Community Leadership Graduation

Thu, 2017-08-17 17:31

The graduation of the 2017 Indigenous Women in Community Leadership (IWCL) Program cohort will take place on Friday August 25th at 3:00pm in the Schwartz Auditorium.  This is the seventh cohort of First Nations, Metis and Inuit women from across the country who have undertaken the program at Coady Institute - the program runs over four months from May - August.  Our keynote speaker will be Ms. Francyne Joe, President of the Native Women's Association of Canada.  A reception will follow.  Everyone welcome.

PwC Information Session

Tue, 2017-07-25 11:05

Don't miss this opportunity to learn more about the fantastic co-op and new graduate opportunities at PwC. 

Co-op Education Showcase

Thu, 2017-07-20 13:50

Drop in and meet our current co-op student and learn more about their exciting work experieinces.  This is a great opportunity to speak with current students to determine if co-op is the right option for you!

Hive for Feminist Research Annual Lecture

Mon, 2017-06-26 09:43

The Hive for Feminist Research Annual Lecture Series will hold its annual lecture on September 27, 2017. The lecture will take place on Wednesday, September 27, at 7.00 pm Dennis Hall. Following the lecture, there will be a reception. All are welcome to attend. Online:

Antigonish Performing Arts presents the Toronto Consort - Shakespeare's Songbook

Fri, 2017-06-16 20:46

On Saturday Sept. 23rd at 8pm in Immaculata Auditorium, Antigonish Performing Arts will present a concert by the Toronto Consort - Shakespeare's Songbook.


Antigonish Performing Arts presents an evening of music of Edith Piaf and Jacques Brel with Ariana Nasr

Fri, 2017-06-16 20:41

On Saturday September 9th at 8pm in Immaculata Auditorium, Antigonish Performing Arts will present an evening of music of Edith Piaf and Jacques Brel with Ariana Nasr.


World Oceans Day Event

Thu, 2017-05-25 10:52

The Biology Dept. will be hosting their 4th Annual World Oceans Day event on June 11, 11:00am-1:00pm.

Innovative approaches to promoting population mental health and wellbeing

Wed, 2017-05-24 14:12

St. Francis Xavier University is pleased to present Professor Margaret Barry, PhD, from the National University of Ireland Galway. 

Professor Barry’s talk, Innovative approaches to promoting population mental health and wellbeing: Who needs to be engaged for effective action?, is co-presented by the National Collaborating Centre for Determinants of Health, the St. Francis Xavier Department of Education and office of the Associate Vice President of Research. 

Atlantic Canada Economics Association Conference

Thu, 2017-04-27 10:52

The Atlantic Canada Economics Association annual conference will take place at StFX on June 4 - 5, 2017. The theme of this year's conference is "Energy, Environment, and the Future of Public Policy in Canada." Featured events include a panel on carbon pricing, the Graham Lecture to be delivered by Prof. Chris Ragan (McGill U. and Chair of Canada's EcoFiscal Commission), and evening banquet featuring a keynote address by Hon. Randy Delorey (Nova Scotia Minister of Finance).

National Canadian Film Day - "The Grand Seduction"

Mon, 2017-04-17 14:16

Be a part of the world's largest film festival.  Join us on Wednesday, April 19th at 2pm at the Centre for Teaching and Learning as we celebrate National Canadian Film Day with a screening of the film The Grand Seduction (2013). All members of our StFX and Antigonish communities are welcome!  Free popcorn and prizes!

First Friday Film Festival (FFFF) - I Am the Blues

Wed, 2017-04-05 15:21

I Am the Blues takes the audience on a musical journey through the swamps of the Louisiana Bay-ou, the juke joints of the Mississippi Delta and moonshine soaked BBQs in the North Mississippi Hills. The film visits blues musicians rooted in the genre's heyday, many now in their 80s, still living in the American deep south and touring the Chitlin’ Circuit. Let Bobby Rush, Barbara Lynn, Henry Gray, Carol Fran, Little Freddie King, Lazy Lester, Bilbo Walker, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, RL Boyce, LC Ulmer, Lil’ Buck Sinegal and their friends awaken the blues in all of us.