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Antigonish Performing Arts presents the Ladom Ensemble in a concert of World Music

Tue, 2018-02-06 19:22

On Saturday March 17th at 8pm in Immaculata Auditorium, Antigonish Performing Arts and Debut Atlantic will present a concert of World Music by the reknowned Ladom Ensemble,

Antigonish Performing Arts presents pianist Peter Allen playing Bach's Goldberg Variations

Tue, 2018-02-06 19:19

On Saturday March 3rd at 8pm in Immaculata Auditorium, Antigonish Performing Arts will present reknowned pianist, Peter Allen, in a concert featuring Bach's Goldberg Variations.

 

Antigonish Performing Arts presents Cello Duo VC2

Tue, 2018-02-06 19:11

On Friday February 16th 2018 at 8pm in Immaculata Auditorium, Antigonish Performing Arts and Debut Atlantic will present a concert by the reknowned cello duo VC2.

 

Contextualizing White Supremacy

Mon, 2018-02-05 13:07

The Department of History will be presenting the latest in our "Contextualizing" series on Tuesday 27 February in Schwartz 205. Entitled "Contextualizing White Supremacy", it will feature a panel discussion including Dr. Afua Cooper (James R. Johnson Chair in Black Canadian Studies, Dalhousie University), Ms. Kelsey Jones (Coordinator of African Descent Affairs. St. FX), Dr. Donna Trembinski (Department of History), and Dr. Robert Zecker (Department of History). Students, staff, faculty, and the general public are all welcome.

StFX Chinese New Year 2018

Mon, 2018-02-05 09:05

Join us to celebrate the Chinese New Year!

 Sunday, February 11, 2018  6-8:30 pm

KMC Cnference Rooms

"Red Pocket"

Chinese Food

Live entertainment

Dress Code - "Red"

Tickets:  $15 ($18 at the door)

February 5-9th - Tickets are on sale at Bloomfield (2nd and 3rd Floor Foyers)  

 

Foreign Film Night - Honig Im Kopf

Wed, 2018-01-31 10:13

The Department of Modern Languages presents Foreign Film Night - Honig Im Kopf.  A very special adventure between a 10 year old girl and her grandfather, a 70 year old Alzheimer's patient, on their way to Italy.  In German with English subtitles.

StFX Faculty Research Day

Fri, 2018-01-26 11:41
Featuring a wide range of oral and poster research presentations by StFX Faculty. Everyone welcome! Full schedule: https://www.stfx.ca/research/faculty-research

Foreign Film Night

Fri, 2018-01-19 10:01

The Department of Modern Languages presents Foreign Film Night.  Honig Im Kopf (Head Full of Honey) - A very special adventure between a 10 year old girl and her grandfather, a 70 year old Alzheimer's patient, on their way to Italy.  In German with English subtitles.

“Make Christianity Weird Again:” A Story of Unlikely Friendship Between the first German Pope and the First Existentialiist - Catholic Studies Lecture and Award Ceremony

Mon, 2018-01-08 08:35

Dr Matt Dinan, St. John XXIII Chair in Catholic Studies and Assistant Professor at St Thomas University, Fredericton, will speak on "Make Christianity Weird Again:"

The lecture will be preceded by the award of certificates and bursaries funded by the Rev BA MacDonald Memorial Fund and the C & A MacPhee Memorial Fund.

In his lecture, Dr Dinan will speak about the unlikely 'friendship' between the first German Pope and the first existentialist philosopher. Dr Dinan summarizes his talk as follows:

The Dr. Agnes Calliste African Heritage Lecture Series

Wed, 2017-12-20 13:49

St. Francis Xavier University's Department of Sociology presents

the eight annual Dr. Agnes Calliste African Heritage Lecture

Soul On Ice: Past, Present & Future 

A discussion on the rise of the black athlete in hockey

by Kwame Damon Mason

February 5th,  2018

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

Thu, 2017-11-23 20:08

PLEASE NOTE ROOM CHANGE!

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

International Student Pathways to Immigration

Wed, 2017-11-22 08:26

Join representatives from the Nova Scotia Office of Immigration (NSOI) and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for an information session that will explain the ways on how international students and graduates can apply to become permanent residents of Canada.  This session will help answer your questions about opportunities with the Nova Scotia Nominee Program and the Atlantic Immigration Pilot.  Hear about how the IRCC Express Entry System works and ways to stay on track towards a Post Graduate Work Permit.

Contextualizing #MeToo: Reckoning with Sexualized Violence in Past and Present

Fri, 2017-11-17 11:02

Panel Discussion

Co-sponsored by the Department of History and the Women's and Gender Studies Program

Study Abroad Student Xperiences

Tue, 2017-11-14 13:23

The Modern Languages Department would like to invite you to a session with five of our students who had the experience of a Study Abroad Student Xperience on Thursday, November 16th in Immaculata 202 at 6 p.m.  Erica Harper and Sandra Petrovic attended the Universidad de Granada, Spain; Matthew Trnkus was at UNAM, Mexico City; Jack Bowness and Beatriz Guzman Barrera at Universidad de Guanajuato, Mexico.   Please come join us to hear about their Xperiences.

 

 

Gallery StFX : Fencelines open Friday Nov. 10 @ 5:30

Fri, 2017-11-10 12:18

 

ART INSTALLATION OPENS IN BLOOMFIELD CENTRE ART GALLERY Join us for the Opening Celebration of Fencelines by Riben Irons, Fenn Martin and Raina McDSonald Friday Nov. 10 @ 5:30. This installation is on dsiplay through to December 15. Gallery Hours. Open Tues-Friday 12 - noon to 6 pm. Saturday and Sun 1- 4 pm,. CLOSED  REMEMBERANCE DAY November 11 and Mondays.

International Banquet Celebration

Wed, 2017-11-08 10:55

The StFX International Students' Banquet Celebration will be held Sunday, November 19th at the Keating Millemium Centre Conference Rooms from 6-9 pm.

All members of the StFX community are invited to attend.

Tickets will be sold in advance at Bloomfield Centre (near the convenience store) from 12 - 2 pm,  November 8-10 and 13 - 16.

Tickets are $19 for a catered meal ($22 at the door).

Come and celebrate with your friends and colleagues.

There will be door prizes and live entertainment. 

Arrive at 6.  Dinner will be served at 6.30

Port Cities Concert

Wed, 2017-11-01 13:40

See the East Coast’s fastest rising band on November 17!  Port Cities was formed by three of the East Coast’s up-and-coming stars:  Breagh MacKinnon (St. FX B.Mus, 2014), Carleton Stone and Dylan Guthro.  With layered ­pop production and edgy guitar, synth and beats instrumentation, Port Cities hits home with all the spirit you’d expect from its members. But at the same time, the tradition of songcraft and folk music is behind each song. And no matter if it’s a raw rocker, or an acoustic­ based ​heart­breaker,​ the lead vocals, duets, and three­ part harmonies make each performance shine.

Regular Meeting of University Faculty

Tue, 2017-10-31 12:30

Regular Meeting of University Faculty   Tuesday, November 14, 2017   12:15 pm - 1:05 pm   PS 1072 (Physical Sciences Building)

One Book Nova Scotia Author Reading with Gloria Ann Wesley

Fri, 2017-10-20 13:51

Join us in the Centre For Teaching & Learning on the 3rd Floor of the Angus L. Macdonald Library as StFX Alumna, Gloria Ann Wesley, reads from her 2017 One Book Nova Scotia selection If This is Freedom.

Date: Wednesday, November 15th 7pm

 All are welcome, however seating is limited.

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