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Immersion Service Learning Information Session

Tue, 2019-10-01 15:45

Immersion Service Learning offers students the opportunity to travel to diverse communities in Canada or abroad, and learn about and reflect upon important global issues like social justice, education, health, community development, fair trade, women’s issues, international development, history, politics, human rights, and food sustainability. Travel during February break or spring/summer. Open to all StFX students.  Bursaries are available.


Thu, 2019-09-26 16:33

Marilyn Orr is the author of George Eliot’s Religious Imagination: A Theopoetics of Evolution (Northwestern University Press, 2018)

Adult 55+ Learning Lecture

Thu, 2019-09-19 15:14

The Adult 55+ Learning Lecture series begins again for the 2019-2020 year on Tuesday, September 24th from 12pm-130pm in the Community Room at the People’s Place Library on Main St., Antigonish. 
Dr. Peter Kikkert, the Irving Shipbuilding Chair in Arctic Policy at the Mulroney Institute of Government, will join us to will present Disaster at the Ends of the Earth: Exploring Disaster Management in the Arctic and Antarctic

Hive for Feminist Research presentations

Mon, 2019-09-16 09:48

Ornella Nzidukiyimana (Human Kinetics)

Charlene Weaving (Human Kinetics)

Room TBA

Hive for Feminist Research presentations

Mon, 2019-09-16 09:45

Christina Holmes (Health)

Reed Thomas (Education)

Room TBA

Hive for Feminist Research presentations

Mon, 2019-09-16 09:43

Tina DeRoo (Human Kinetics)

Robin Neustaeter (Coady & Adult Education)

Room TBA

Hive for Feminist Research presentations

Mon, 2019-09-16 09:41

Lori McKee (Education)

Kailin Wright (English)

Coady 265

Hive for Feminist Research presentations

Mon, 2019-09-16 09:38

Sutapa Chattopadhyay (Women's and Gender Studies & Development Studies)

Kendra Gottschall (Adult Education)

Mulroney 4022

Hive for Feminist Research presentations

Mon, 2019-09-16 09:33

Remy Attig (Modern Languages)

Elizabeth McGibbon (Nursing)

Coady 333

Daniel Wnukowski, Piano

Sun, 2019-09-15 13:58

On Saturday November 9th at 7:30pm Antigonish Performing Arts and Debut Atlantic present Daniel Wnukowski, Piano.


Bev and Marc - Antigonish Performing Arts

Sun, 2019-09-15 13:53

Antigonish Performing Arts and Debut Atlantic present Marc Djokic, violin and Beverly Johnston, Marimba on Saturday October 19th at 7:30pm.


Exhibition of Indigenous Art

Fri, 2019-09-13 14:49

Grand Opening:  October 23 at 5:15 p.m.  McNeil Gallery - Schwartz School

Featuring the work of Indigenous artists:  Jay Bell Redbird, David Brooks, Gordon Fiddler, Loretta Gould, Darren Julian, Alan Syliboy, Halina Stopyra.

Presented by:  Friends United, StFX German Society, Rolf Bouman, StFX Art Gallery & St. Francis Xavier University

CHAD WACKERMAN in concert! Oct 7 @ 8pm, Schwartz Auditorium

Fri, 2019-09-13 14:13

Please welcome critically acclaimed drummer, Chad Wackerman, in concert with StFX faculty!

Tickets can be purchased at the following locations: 

Tall and Small Cafe; Sunflower Natural Foods; Make Yer Own Wine & Beer 

Email; call 902-867-2106

Price: $20/person; FREE for students & unwaged

This is an event you will not want to miss! 


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Climate Change Science 101

Wed, 2019-09-11 09:46

Faculty, staff, and students are invited to a talk by Dr. Andrew MacDougall (faculty member in Climate and Environment) titled ‘Climate Change Science 101’.  This talk is an opportunity to learn about modern climate change, its causes and consequences – including the latest advances in climate science. The aim of the talk is to increase climate literacy, and confidence, for those who are interested in engaging with climate change issues either inside or outside the classroom. 

Dr Michael Higgins - Jean Vanier: His Faith and Legacy

Tue, 2019-09-03 21:25

Jean Vanier is an internationally-known humanitarian, philosopher, and theologian. The son of former Governor General Georges Vanier, he founded L'Arche, a network of communities where those with disabilities could live their lives with dignity and respect. 

Dr. Michael W. Higgins is Distinguished Professor of Catholic Thought at Sacred Heart University in Connecticut, and the author and co-author of many books including Jean Vanier: Logician of the Heart.  He writes regularly for The Globe and Mail, Commonweal (New York),  and The Tablet (London). 

LEAD 100: "Leadership and Voicing Dissent"

Thu, 2019-08-22 11:25

Session 12 of LEAD 100 led by Alfred Guy

LEAD 100: "Storytelling: There Is No Such Thing as Truth"

Thu, 2019-08-22 11:23

Session 11 of LEAD 100 led by Katie Edwards

LEAD 100: "Filling Your Toolbox: Transferable (and Invisible) Skills"

Thu, 2019-08-22 11:22

Session 10 of LEAD 100 led by Louise Brennan

LEAD 100: "Media Relations in a Media-Skeptic Era: What Leaders Need to Know"

Thu, 2019-08-22 11:20

Session 9 of LEAD 100 led by Mike MacKenzie

LEAD 100: "Communicating for Change"

Thu, 2019-08-22 11:19

Session 8 of LEAD 100 led by Nicole Baden-Clay