Monthly Archives: November 2009

St Xavier University Names New President: Christine Wiseman, J.D. Loyola University Provost

Revised: May 18, 2010 When Provost Wiseman came for her interview, I was struck by the following. Her commitment to social justice and emphasising her ethical positions. She spoke about her efforts to represent pro bono death row inmates and … Continue reading

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My Exchange With Air Force Cadet Robert Kurpiel: Seven Years On

These are undated photos of former Air Force cadet, now presumably officer Robert Kurpiel, a graduate of the Air Force Academy in 2006. The falcon is the mascot of A.F.A. and it appears he is a falconer or engaged in … Continue reading

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JUST RELEASED: Culture Wars: An Encyclopedia of Issues, Voices, and Viewpoints by Roger Chapman

      November 6, 2009 SXU professor publishes encyclopedia articles Peter N. Kirstein, Ph.D., professor of history, published two articles in the just released, Culture Wars: An Encyclopedia of Issues, Voices, and Viewpoints by Roger Chapman, editor, M.E. Sharpe … Continue reading

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Judith A. Dwyer Receives Academic Freedom Award

November 6, 2009 SXU’s chapter of American Association of University Professors honors President Judith A. Dwyer, Ph.D. with an award recognizing her contributions to the chapter and to academic freedom on Nov. 4 in Rubloff Hall. Under A.A.U.P. sponsorship, Dwyer … Continue reading

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