Check out the latest headlines from Saint Louis University – from research breakthroughs to student achievements to major campus events.
09/19- Saint Louis University's Summer at SLU has been named as one of Blueprint4Summer's Top 20 summer programs in the St. Louis area for the fifth consecutive year, in a field with more than 8,700 summer camp programs.
09/19- James F. Scott, Ph.D., professor emeritus of English and director emeritus of film studies at Saint Louis University, died Friday, Sept. 13. He was 85.
09/13- Through a grant-funded partnership with the American Chemical Society (ACS), scientists from Saint Louis University’s Department of Chemistry are bringing young minds into the lab, providing opportunities for them to gain skills and to look ahead at possible paths into the scientific workforce.
09/13- Leaders from SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital, Saint Louis University and the City of St. Louis joined together Thursday to celebrate the burial of a 100-year time capsule to be opened by future doctors and nurses of the new academic medical center in 2119.
09/12- A professor emeritus of English, Lucien Fournier was a SLU faculty member for 43 years in the Department of English. Fournier died Tuesday, Sept. 10. He was 82.
09/09- SLU is No. 97 among nearly 400 national universities in the latest U.S. News Best Colleges Ranking and was the No.7 Catholic university in recent WSJ/Times Higher Education College Rankings.
09/06- Funded by an NIH grant, a Saint Louis University research team will study how to best communicate with parents of children who have cancer that is often difficult to survive.
09/06- Career Services and the University community celebrated the grand opening of Saint Louis University's new Career Services Center (CSC) in Griesedieck Hall with an inaugural celebration on Thursday, Sept. 5.
09/04- Saint Louis University ranked among the top 20 medium-sized universities and colleges whose graduates join Teach for America.
09/03- Saint Louis University and the Opus Prize Foundation announced the three finalists for the 16th annual $1 million Opus Prize, awarded annually to a leader in faith-based humanitarian work. The prize will be awarded Nov. 21 on the campus of Saint Louis University.
09/03- Thomas Burroughs, Ph.D., has been named dean of the College for Public Health and Social Justice after serving in the role on an interim basis since July 1, 2017. His appointment became effective summer of 2019.
- Research in Action: Missouri Church Group Mobilizes to Help Women with Menstrual Hygiene Needs After Seeing SLU Study
08/30- Just a month after a Saint Louis University researcher published a study finding low-income people with periods face challenges accessing basic menstrual supplies, a Missouri church group decided to act to improve conditions in their own community.
08/30- Saint Louis University students led a sustainability charge this summer and the University will purchase 125 million kilowatts of renewable energy certificates, which effectively offsets the entire carbon footprint of SLU's electricity use.
08/30- Learn about the projects and passions of SLU faculty and staff members who have written books, in their own words.
08/29- With a brand new, expanded space and innovative vision, Saint Louis University’s Career Services leaders and staff are creating new pathways into the professions of their dreams for SLU students.
08/28- Saint Louis University staff member Sharmi Ray may define the word, “cosmopolitan.” Her journey has taken her from Kolkata to the bluegrass of Kentucky and now to the banks of the Mississippi River. Get to know her story in this Staff Spotlight.
08/27- Saint Louis University welcomed new students to campus with a variety of fun activities to showcase SLU life during Fall Welcome 2019.
08/27- First-year students participated in Saint Louis University’s second New Student Day of Service Saturday, Aug. 24. The Billikens volunteered at various locations around the St. Louis region.
08/26- The naming recognizes Busch Valentine’s history of philanthropic support of SLU totaling nearly $7 million, including a new $4 million gift to support academic excellence, faculty development.
08/23- From advice to visit faculty office hours to stories of caring actions at embarrassing moments, University leaders, students and faculty members urged new Billikens to make the most of their new lives at SLU by connecting with others.
08/23- After 200 years, there are many legends and untold tales hiding in the nooks and crannies of Saint Louis University. Discover the story behind SLU's Oriflamme.
08/22- Fall Welcome kicked off in a familiar fashion as first-year students began moving into on-campus housing at Saint Louis University, beginning the 2019-20 academic year.
08/22- As she pursues a career in academic medicine, Saint Louis University graduate student Michelle Bach is uncovering the ways that gender and bias influence mental health diagnoses. Now, with support from a national fellowship, as part of her dissertation research, she is reimaging the ethics behind psychiatric care and mental health care settings to improve patient care.
08/22- While summer may be a time to kick back for many, for Saint Louis University’s Chess Team members, summer break meant taking on foes internationally and sharing their stories with global audiences.
08/21- After 200 years, there are many legends and untold tales hiding in the nooks and crannies of Saint Louis University. Delve into the story of SLU's beloved mascot, the Billiken.
08/21- This year, there were also increases in the numbers of underrepresented minority and first-generation students who enrolled for the fall. Increasing the diversity of the student body has been a strategic priority for the University.
08/21- Research from Saint Louis University finds treatment for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) that leads to an improvement in symptoms was associated with a 49 percent lower risk of incident type 2 diabetes.
08/20- Saint Louis University President Fred P. Pestello, Ph.D., has appointed Robert Wilmott, M.D., as Vice President for Medical Affairs and Dean of the University School of Medicine, effective August 14. His term will run until Dec. 31, 2021.
08/19- Saint Louis University has been named the nation’s No. 7 Catholic university – up from No. 8 last year by Niche, a website that ranks colleges, schools, neighborhoods and companies. SLU also is ranked as the top college for nursing in Missouri and the 9th best in the country. The rankings were released in August.
08/19- The residence halls are ready and the entire campus community is primed to welcome Saint Louis University’s newest Billikens and their families during Fall Move-In.
08/16- Addressing a desperate need for better pain medications, SLU scientists at The Henry and Amelia Nasrallah Center for Neuroscience search for non-addictive alternatives.
08/15- Saint Louis University’s newest Billikens will join in SLU’s tradition of volunteerism when they participate in New Student Day of Service on Saturday, Aug. 24.
08/15- Saint Louis University has been ranked among the top 25 Midwestern colleges and universities by Forbes, and is the only Jesuit school on the list.
08/15- Students from the Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business beat out competitors from 28 other business schools at the 2019 SAP Co-Invention Event in Westlake, Texas.
08/15- In a unique move, the neighborhood association will take the lead in seeking a developer or developers to acquire parcels that SLU currently owns and build new homes on them.
08/13- Saint Louis University welcomed the next generation of researchers and healers to campus. The White Coat Ceremony marks the entrée of a class of students into the medical profession.
08/12- The FY19 total surpasses the previous record of $98.7 million set in the prior year. Among the donations, pledges and bequests received during FY19 were 18 gifts of $1 million or more, also a record.
08/12- Currently under construction is a new $50 million Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Building that will include innovative teaching spaces and flexible labs
08/09- A rare bright spot among dismal climate change predictions, new research findings show that some singing insects are likely to manage to reproduce even in the midst of potentially disruptive temperature changes.
08/08- Sharon Frey is leading federally funded clinical research that aims to boost the effectiveness of the seasonal flu vaccine.
08/08- Recent research analysis for the BBB by marketing professor James Fisher, Ph.D., looked at how the marketplace is working for consumers in the St. Louis region, as well as eastern and southwest Missouri and southern Illinois.
08/07- Saint Louis University has been recognized by the Princeton Review on its newly-released Best 385 Colleges: 2020 Edition.
08/02- Michal Rozbicki, Ph.D., a leading figure in the cultural history of early America and member of the Saint Louis University faculty for 27 years, died suddenly Wednesday, July 31.
07/31- Students from across the St. Louis Public Schools learned about the diverse cultures as part of Saint Louis University’s TRIO Talent Search's first Cultural Festival.
07/24- Launched in 2017, SLU-Madrid’s Summer Immersion Program in Nursing gives students the chance to experience health care through a Spanish lens. The students spend four to five weeks training in a Spanish hospital and hands-on training with common nursing tasks such as preparing IV medications.
- SLU President Discusses the Role of Technology in Employment and Education at Global Banking Symposium
07/24- Speakers included the current U.S. Trade Representative, the executive director of the World Bank and the chief economist of the International Monetary Fund.
07/24- Forest elephants engineer the ecosystem of the entire central African forest, and their catastrophic decline toward extinction has implications for carbon policy.
07/22- St. Louis Magazine has released its 2019 Best Doctors issue, revealing the area's top physicians as selected by other doctors. The list includes physicians representing SLUCare Physician Group across more than 40 different specialties.
07/22- A $3.75 million federal grant to Saint Louis University builds upon its 30-year legacy of educating, studying and caring for older adults to further advance geriatric care across Missouri.
07/18- As the world looks to the sky to remember man's first steps on the moon, students and faculty from Saint Louis University's Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology are looking ahead to their next mission - the launch of Argus-2 this fall.
07/17- Does the Billiken like peanuts or Cracker Jacks? Find out and root for the home team on Wednesday, Sept. 4, at "Billiken Night at Busch Stadium."
07/11- Following a national search, Michael Podgursky, Ph.D., has been named to lead the new center. He previously served as a professor at the University of Missouri, where he chaired the Department of Economics has for 10 years
07/10- Researchers at Saint Louis University are creating a digital portrait of religious life in the St. Louis area. They are seeking photo contributions from the SLU community and beyond.
07/10- The St. Louis Jesuits, the influential group of composer-performers who inspired a generation of Catholic liturgical music, will return to ‘where it all started’ for their The St. Louis Jesuits – Coming Home concert on Sunday, Sept. 29, at Powell Hall. The concert will be a final chance to see the group perform live, on-stage.
07/09- Ethel Frese, DPT, professor of physical therapy in Saint Louis University’s Program in Physical Therapy, has received the Lucy Blair Service Award from the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
07/01- The Saint Louis University Research Institute will award its second round of funding: $740,000 in grants to accelerate research growth at the University.
06/27- As eSports gains visibility across the country, Saint Louis University is hosting major tournaments and its students are developing businesses aimed at putting them in the forefront of online, multi-player gaming.
06/27- Saint Louis University student Julia Griffin never imagined she would celebrate the Fourth of July at a Peruvian barbecue, or that her love of Latin American culture and medicine would lead her to researching health care access in South America. Now a rising senior, Griffin said that her research and experiences in Peru have propelled her growth as a student, Billiken and as an aspiring primary care physician.
06/26- Clarence H. Miller, Ph.D., a Saint Louis University alumnus and professor emeritus in the English department, died Friday, June 21, 2019. He was 88. Miller studied Renaissance literature and was known for his translations of the works of St. Thomas More and Erasmus. He held the Dorothy McBride Orthwein Endowed Professorship for 34 years, until his retirement from SLU in 2000.
06/21- On her first day of clinical rotation, SLU student Emily Sloan found herself helping its residents lay sandbags in an attempt to protect the town from the waters. She also got a taste of how health care providers can be called upon to help their neighbors when natural disasters strike.
06/17- A recent Forbes survey finds Saint Louis University is the 8th best employer in Missouri.
06/17- As she pursues her doctorate in biology, Saint Louis University graduate student Danelle Haake spends hours crawling through storm water tunnels and exploring streams in an effort to discover how common chemicals used to treat roadways, like road salt, impact the St. Louis region’s streams and freshwater supplies. She's now received a national award for her efforts.
06/14- A Saint Louis University School of Medicine researcher has received a grant to study the role of gut microbiota in those people whose injuries prevent them from receiving their nutrition by eating.
06/12- As summer heats up, the kitchen is seeking more helpers to keep the food coming to help the University's neighbors in need.
06/12- Research led by Lisa Jaegers, Ph.D., assistant professor of occupational therapy, shows more than half of jail correctional officers screen high for posttraumatic stress disorder.
06/12- Kathleen Davis has been appointed as Saint Louis University’s vice president for enrollment and retention management. Her term begins July 1.
06/12- Kevin Scannell, Ph.D., a professor of computer science at Saint Louis University, was named a 2019-2020 Fulbright Scholar. He will spend the first six months of 2020 in Ireland, doing research and developing computing resources for the Irish language.
06/07- As part of Saint Louis University’s first “Pop-Up Pilgrimage,” students, faculty and staff members gained a new perspective on the University’s spiritual home, and had a chance to consider their own journeys toward holiness.
06/06- Her signature hair color – Raging Red – makes a statement, blazing with an energy that makes SLU staff member Denise Pearson stand out in a crowd, for both her fashion sense and her dedication to helping others in her professional and personal lives.
06/06- SLU doctoral student and alumna Kemba Noel-London is working with students from Roosevelt and another St. Louis Public Schools’ high school as not only an athletic trainer for the Roosevelt’s sports teams, but also as a public health resource and mentor with the school’s Athletic Training Club (AT Club).
06/03- Learn about the projects and passions of SLU faculty and staff members who have written new books, in their own words.
05/30- A collaborative study that includes a SLU-Madrid archaeologist provides new insights on early human interaction?
05/29- The students from SLU-Madrid’s Human Rights Club and the campus’s “Introduction to Oceanography” course led by Mónca Pérez-Bedmar, joined ecological restoration students from the Universidad Aútonoma de Madrid to log data on the survival of the pines and oaks planted there by mountain engineers in an effort to rehabilitate the area that was once a lush, biodiverse forest.
05/23- Saint Louis University has announced that Robert Cardillo, former director of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA), has been named a Distinguished Geospatial Fellow in the Saint Louis University Research Institute.
05/23- Scientists have found another hint that time of day may play a role in how the body burns fuel, with implications for weight gain and heart health, according to a new paper co-authored by SLU's Andrew Butler, Ph.D., professor of pharmacology and physiology.
05/22- Officials from Saint Louis University and Washington University in St. Louis celebrated the beginning of a new initiative that will harness their research and talent generation capabilities to accelerate innovation and growth through collaboration.
05/21- Emily Lutenski, Ph.D., an associate professor in American Studies, was named a National Humanities Center fellow for academic year 2019-20. She will be working on her book, “Modern Lovers: Margery Latimer, Jean Toomer, and Race in American Culture.”
05/20- Anne Sescleifer's project focused on the shortage of therapists in treating cleft, which is usually addressed using a combination of surgery and speech therapy.
05/18- The confetti rained down and cheers filled Chaifetz Arena as the University's newest graduates became SLU alumni on Saturday, May 18, at spring commencement.
05/17- See how a handful of graduates from across SLU spent their time as Billikens, and what they are going to do next.
05/16- SLU School of Medicine students participated in research and patient care. School of Law students worked in legal clinics and courtrooms making a difference for their clients. Masters students in the College for Public Health and Social Justice helped care for vulnerable populations. See how a few of those students spent their time as Billikens, and what they plan to do next.
05/16- As members of the military, they answered the call to serve their country. Now, as students and soon-to-be alumni, Saint Louis University’s student-veterans have answered a new call to serve as Billikens.
- SLU Researchers Enroll Patients in Clinical Trial to Test Botulinum Toxin for Rare Neurologic Disorder
05/15- Saint Louis University is enrolling participants in a study to examine the safety and efficacy of a new type of botulinum toxin for a chronic neurologic disorder.
05/14- Saint Louis University’s School of Medicine has received a $4.5 million gift from the estate of alumnus LeRoy Fink, M.D. (Med ’56), to support the Saint Louis University Cancer Center.
05/14- Both the University and SLU 101 are welcoming a record number of freshmen for the 2019-2020 academic year, and SLU 101 sessions will be large.
05/13- Saint Louis University has been designated a “Voter-Friendly Campus,” for the second time by two national non-partisan groups.
05/13- A Saint Louis University faculty member who studies strategies to address the opioid crisis has been selected for an elite fellowship at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University.
05/10- SLU takes top honors in RecycleMania competition.
05/09- Building on decades of partnership and collaboration between two Jesuit institutions, Saint Louis University and St. John's College in Belize City will welcome the first students for a semester-long study abroad experience in fall 2020.
05/09- Whirling and wielding traditional dandiya, the dancers of SLU Raas not only connect with their Indian heritages, but they also wow national crowds. They have a national championship title to prove it.
- Saint Louis University Joins the National Academy of Medicine in Commitment to Countering the Opioid Epidemic
05/09- Saint Louis University joins the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) and more than 100 other organizations to declare a commitment to reversing national trends in opioid misuse and overdose.
05/09- Saint Louis University’s Board of Trustees and members of the Father Biondi Recognition Committee will hold an event on May 22, 2019, to formally announce recognition honors for Fr. Lawrence Biondi, SLU’s longest-serving president, who stepped down in 2013.
05/09- A SLU practicum course that pairs about 175 juniors and seniors from multiple health disciplines with 30 community agencies has garnered a national award from the United States Public Health Service and Interprofessional Education Collaborative (IPEC).
05/09- Facing an urgent need for safer and more effective therapies for those suffering from debilitating pain in the midst of an opioid crisis, Saint Louis University researchers are on a mission to find a non-narcotic off-switch for pain.
05/06- Saint Louis University researchers paired satellite imaging data with machine learning techniques to map local tree species and health.
05/01- The horses will roam campus on Monday, May 6, and their visit is just one of the ways SLU is helping its students keep calm and carry on toward a relaxing end to the academic year.
04/29- The STLMade movement, which tells stories about the people and places that lend vibrancy and character to St. Louis, highlights a project by Saint Louis University theology professors in its second edition of theSTL.com.
04/29- A Saint Louis University researcher has received a grant to study the pathways from chronic prescription opioid use to new onset mood disorder. Jeffrey Scherrer, Ph.D., a professor in Family and Community Medicine, received $3,254,485 from the National Institute on Drug Abuse of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
04/26- Research led by SLU's Kenton Johnston, Ph.D., found those who were enrolled in both Medicare and Medicaid were sicker, had more cognitive impairments and difficulty functioning, and needed more social support.
04/26- Saint Louis University has been recognized for its commitment to promoting healthy trees and engaging students, faculty and staff members in the spirit of conservation by the national Arbor Day Foundation's with a Tree Campus USA laurel.
04/25- The six honorees were nominated by the SLU community for their outstanding achievements as women leaders on campus and were feted at the Women's Commission's annual celebratory luncheon on Wednesday, April 24.
04/24- St. Louis ranks among the top 10 cities for fresh college grads because of its low cost of living, plentiful jobs and concentration of 20-somethings, according to SmartAsset, a financial website.
04/24- While pursuing his passion for religious art as a college student, Saint Louis University senior Nick Di Napoli has found his niche in the Spanish art world, working as a researcher and an independent art consultant even before earning his college degree.
04/23- SLU-Madrid senior Sierra Zima already has a foot in the working world – heading up and managing communications for Blue Mangoes, an international b-corporation dedicated to working with small farmers in developing nations.
04/23- Marking the ninth time in the last decade, a Saint Louis University nursing faculty member was named as the region's top nursing educator by St. Louis Magazine.
04/18- Randall L. Stephenson, chairman and CEO of AT&T, will address SLU's new graduates and will receive an honorary degree during the May 18 commencement ceremony.
04/17- The All of Us Mobile Education and Enrollment Center will visit the south and north campuses of Saint Louis University during the week of April 22-26.
04/17- Award-winning historian and author Victoria Johnson, Ph.D., will deliver the 2019 John Dwyer Public Lecture at 4 p.m. Friday, May 3, in the Shoenberg Auditorium at the Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard.
04/16- Employees from TIAA and TIAA Bank, the University’s retirement services partner, gathered hundred of pounds of donations from across the country to benefit SLU’s student food resource center, Billiken Bounty.
04/16- They may not have a Quidditch field, but the members of Saint Louis University’s Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, Gryffindor and Slytherin houses are bringing their love of all things Potterverse to life as they pursue a Jesuit education.
04/10- Because of an initiative launched by students, Saint Louis University has been recognized by the Environmental Protection Agency for its use of green power.
04/10- Saint Louis University announces the opening of the PRiME Center (Policy Research in Missouri Education). The PRiME Center is an independent research center housed in the Saint Louis University School of Education, specializing in generating, collecting and disseminating education policy research.
04/09- A capacity crowd of 650 regional leaders from academia, government and industry joined students at the Midwest's first geospatial conference on Tuesday, April 9, at Busch Student Center. The Geo-Resolution 2019 Conference was co-sponsored by SLU and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA).
04/04- Thanks to studying abroad, Conner Gibson is preparing to take the language skills and global perspectives they gained forward into a career in nursing.
04/04- Group therapy sessions will provide therapeutic care to reduce depression and suicide for queer and trans youth by engaging their families
- CADE Professor Eustáquio Araújo to Receive American Board of Orthodontics' 2019 Dale B. Wade Award of Excellence
04/03- The ABO will award Eustáquio A. Araújo, D.D.S., M.S., the Dale B. Wade Award of Excellence in Orthodontics. Araújo is the Pete Sotiropoulos Endowed Professor of Orthodontics at SLU's Center for Advanced Dental Education (CADE).
04/03- For Douglas Fritz, a passion for sustainability plus interest in American history times a dream of becoming a doctor have equaled a truly interdisciplinary college experience.
04/01- Saturday’s pitch deck competitions at Busch Stadium were sponsored by SLU’s Chaifetz Center for Entrepreneurship. The event was the final of three competitions the Chaifetz Center hosts each year to foster entrepreneurship among young people while connecting young entrepreneurs with the St. Louis business community.
04/01- For two and a half years, SLU student Janee Mahan has been volunteering to teach English to Irene, a seven-year-old girl who shows her American big sister off to friends and serenades her while wearing princess dresses.
03/29- The April 3 symposium at Chaifetz Arena will include panels, keynote talks and breakout sessions about the field of cybersecurity and its future frontiers.
03/28- The project, one of the 18 inaugural awards made through SLU's 1818 Community Grant Program, is bringing astronomy classes to men transitioning out of prison through a partnership with the Transition Center of St. Louis.
- Saint Louis University and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency to Host Geo-Resolution 2019 Conference
03/26- The landmark geospatial conference in St. Louis on April 9 will bring together government, academic and industry partners, as well as St. Louis area college and graduate students.
03/25- J. Kim Tucci, a former member of Saint Louis University's Board of Trustees, and a noted business and civic leader, as well as a Billiken booster, died Monday, March 25, 2019. He was 78.
03/25- Saint Louis University will celebrate its international reach and community while considering the experiences, struggles and triumphs of those who migrate around the globe during this year's Atlas Week.
03/25- A highlight of Atlas Week 2019 will be the signature symposium keynote address by veteran journalist John Quinones.
03/21- The men's basketball team is the No. 13 seed in the East Region of the NCAA Tournament, the Billiken won Jimmy Fallon's dunk contest and the SLU campus is feeling March Madness in the air.
03/21- With storied alumni, novel research and cutting-edge teaching, Saint Louis University students, alumni and faculty members are building on a legacy of innovation to find solutions to the new challenges humanity will encounter through space exploration.
03/20- Thanks to generous donations, including that of SLU Trustee, benefactor and Billiken fan Dr. Richard A. Chaifetz, Saint Louis University will send students to watch the men's basketball team compete in the NCAA Tournament in San Jose, California.
03/19- The Saint Louis University community sent the men's basketball team off in style Tuesday to the 2019 NCAA Tournament. Well wishers gathered at Chaifetz Arena to see the team off to its first-round game in San Jose, California.
03/19- Stephen Barenkamp, M.D., professor of pediatrics at Saint Louis University and director of the division of pediatric infectious diseases at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, died March 17.
03/18- When she began her college education, Meredith Walker never dreamed that it would include kicking up her heels in Spain – or building prosthetic hands out of tape and straws.
03/15- Fourth-year students from Saint Louis University’s School of Medicine participated Friday in the National Residency Match Program (NRMP). NRMP annually matches students with their preferred choice for residency.
03/14- Sixteen members of the Saint Louis University School of Medicine Class of 2019 were honored for their four-year commitment to the Ignatian model of serving the needs of others in the community.
03/14- The new STLMade movement, which tells stories about the people and places that lend vibrancy and character to St. Louis, highlights a project by a Saint Louis University communication faculty member in its inaugural edition of thestl.com.
03/13- An 850,000-square-foot, mixed-use development with retail, entertainment, housing and more is planned for the property.
03/13- The Billikens are the No. 6 seed and headed to the Barclays Center March 14. Here's what you need to know.
03/12- During his four years at Saint Louis University, senior Hile Ermias has helped nearly 200 of his fellow Billikens thrive academically while also putting his public health classes into practice through volunteerism and as an emergency medical technician (EMT).
03/12- The Health Law program at Saint Louis University’s School of Law has been named the best in the nation for the 15th year in the newly released 2020 U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate School rankings.
03/07- Thanks to a million dollar National Science Foundation CAREER award, SLU's Jenna Gorlewicz, Ph.D., aims to help bridge the divide through robotics and touchscreen technology.
03/06- Saint Louis University continues the push to develop a vaccine for avian flu, amid concerns that the viruses could mutate to cause a potential pandemic.
03/06- MariaTeresa Tersigni-Tarrant, Ph.D., associate professor of anatomy in the Center for Anatomical Science and Education and the Department of Surgery, and adjunct associate professor of pathology, has been elected president of the Board of Directors for the American Board of Forensic Anthropology (ABFA).
03/06- Researchers at Saint Louis University have found that eating a Mediterranean diet can improve athletes' endurance exercise performance after just four days.
03/05- Elevation members have a range of dance experience but all said the ability to stay connected to their Irish heritage through jigs, hornpipes and reels has helped make their college experience more compelling.
03/05- Using improv and comedy, Saint Louis University’s League of Laughter (LOL) puts it all on the line to create a campus atmosphere that provides joy, acceptance and the means to de-stress.
03/01- Saint Louis University'sPamela Xaverius, Ph.D., associate professor of epidemiology, and Darcy Scharff, Ph.D., associate professor of behavioral science and health education, received a $580,000 grant from Missouri Foundation for Health.
02/28- Saint Louis University ranks as the top university in Missouri for job placement, according to Zippia, a career resources website.
02/22- Robert Woolsey, M.D., professor emeritus of neurology at Saint Louis University, died Feb. 18, 2019. He was 87.
02/21- Ben Abell, a Saint Louis University alumnus, professor of meteorology and respected broadcast meteorologist, died Feb. 11. He was 86.
02/20- In a newly established role, Jessica M. Evenson will serve as the primary architect and steward of enterprise-wide compliance initiatives at SLU.
02/17- The battle raged for just under an hour. In the end, however, those taking part in the SLU Kayak Club’s first “Pool Battleship” melee were all smiles as they tossed bucket after bucket of water at each other, attempting to sink each other’s boats.