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New Director Named for Chaifetz Center for Entrepreneurship

Lewis Sheats is joining Saint Louis University’s Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business as the new director of the Chaifetz Center for Entrepreneurship.
1-Nov-2021 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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SLU Professor Named a Rubenstein Fellow at the Brookings Institution

Keon L. Gilbert, DrPH, associate professor of behavioral science and health education at Saint Louis University’s College for Public Health and Social Justice and one of the founding co-directors of the Institute for Healing Justice and Equity at...
5-Oct-2021 11:25 AM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Team Tackles Hearing Loss, Cognitive Decline in African Americans

An interdisciplinary team at Saint Louis University is collaborating to educate African American adults 60 and over about the link between brain health and hearing loss while providing vital services for the community.
29-Sep-2021 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Saint Louis University Earns NWS StormReady Designation

The National Weather Service has designated Saint Louis University as StormReady, thanks to the efforts of SLU meteorology students. The StormReady program focuses on communication, mitigation, and community preparedness to save lives and property...
29-Sep-2021 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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SLU’s Pius Library Named Missouri Library of the Year

Saint Louis University’s Pius XII Memorial Library was named Missouri Library of the Year for distinguished achievement in service. The Missouri Library Association (MLA) will recognize SLU during an awards ceremony at the MLA’s annual...
29-Sep-2021 1:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Novelist Arundhati Roy to Receive the 2022 St. Louis Literary Award

Saint Louis University Library Associates today announce author Arundhati Roy as the recipient of the 2022 St. Louis Literary Award. Roy will come to St. Louis next spring to accept the award.
29-Sep-2021 1:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

SLU Announces Third-Largest Fundraising Year Ever, Closes in On Historic Fundraising Campaign Goal

Saint Louis University continued its record-breaking fundraising success by raising more than $71 million in fiscal year 2021, making it the third-largest fundraising year in SLU’s 203-year history.
30-Aug-2021 9:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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For Many Students, Double-dose Algebra Leads to College Attainment

In the United States, low-income and minority students are completing college at low rates compared to higher-income and majority peers — a detriment to reducing economic inequality. Double-dose algebra could be a solution, according to a new...
7-Jul-2021 12:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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