08/18- The new recommendations evaluate factors like demographics, blood pressure and smoking as a whole, rather than in isolation.
08/18- Gearing up for this year's total solar eclipse, Saint Louis University looks back to the archives for the story of a Jesuit astronomer who pointed his camera at the sky in 1889 and prayed for an "astro miracle" while pioneering new ways to capture celestial events on film.
08/17- Saint Louis University scientist Kasey Fowler-Finn, Ph.D., and her research team will study treehoppers to learn how changing temperatures affect singing insects' ability to recognize the songs of potential mates.
08/16- A $597,380 grant from the National Science Foundation will fund SLU scientist Paul Bracher, Ph.D., and his research team as they study what life might look like on other planets - or, here on earth - if it began in oil.
08/14- Saint Louis University researchers are encouraged by study results which they hope can reduce the risks associated with this type of brain surgery.
08/11- With the first total eclipse of the sun in four decades less than a month away, Sweta Kavali, M.D., a SLUCare ophthalmologist and retina specialist, has recommendations for how to get a full view of this rare event without causing permanent optical damage.
08/09- Saint Louis University's newest residence hall opened with a ribbon cutting, blessing and celebration on Aug. 8. The building will welcome its first student residents later this month.
08/02- William "Bill" Stoneman III, former dean of Saint Louis University School of Medicine, died Aug. 1, 2017. He was 89.
08/02- The City of St. Louis won an award for emergency preparedness because of its partnership with the School of Nursing that teaches students to assist in case of a public health emergency.
08/01- Saint Louis University School of Medicine held its 2017 white coat ceremony for the Class of 2021 on Sunday, July, 30.
07/28- Saint Louis University dietetic interns are learning how to create their own culinary entrepreneurship opportunities in a class which gives students six weeks to start a business and double their initial investment.
07/26- More than 170 SLUCare physicians from a variety of specialties have been recognized by St. Louis Magazine as best doctors of 2017.
07/24- Stem cell centers claim to offer effective treatment to patients with heart failure, despite the fact that the treatment is not approved for such use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), says the author of research letter in the current issue of JAMA Internal Medicine
07/21- SLU's new Academic Technology Commons will bring students, faculty and staff with innovative software and tools.
07/19- Demonstrating expanding support, SLU will provide the building for Casa de Salud's new behavioral health service.
07/14- Peter G. Sotiropoulos, D.D.S., M.S., a professor and instructor at Saint Louis University for more than 60 years died Friday, July 7, 2017. He was 92.
07/12- The Arch City Religion digital project offers students new, collaborative ways to seek out the spiritual side of the Gateway City.
07/07- It's not just kids of all ages who come to Saint Louis University for summer camp. Community organizations that help run, staff and program experiences for those kids also come to campus, partnering with SLU to expand opportunities for summer learning and fun to more children from across the St. Louis region.
07/07- Tackling everything from hip-hop to happiness, these cool classes show that learning at SLU is anything but par for the course.
07/07- Saint Louis University researchers will share the latest information on the Zika virus at an upcoming panel from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, July 12, at the University's Center for Global Citizenship.
07/05- Ken Haller, M.D., a SLUCare pediatrician at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital, shared a personal story about the first time he saw an X-ray from a patient who had HIV.
07/05- Saint Louis University researchers have received a $443,636 grant from the National Institute on Aging to investigate the relationship between the diabetes drug Metformin and dementia risk.
06/30- After capturing third place at the 2017 President's Cup, Saint Louis University has been honored as "Chess College of the Year" by the United States Chess Federation.
06/27- Growing up in Somalia, Saadiq Mohammed, 21, fell in love with soccer. Now, he's found his place as a star on the Billiken soccer team.
06/16- An annual trip to Hawaii is part of the Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences' mission to expose students to learning beyond the classroom.
06/14- New findings suggest that a nuclear receptor may be a good target to develop new drugs to treat a variety of muscle disorders and injuries.
06/13- Communication professor Amber Johnson, Ph.D., takes social justice tools to the streets through the Justice Fleet initiative.
06/08- Tracy Chapman currently serves as associate dean for adult and e-learning in the College of Professional Studies at Creighton University, as well as the executive director of Creighton’s Center for Academic Innovation.
06/07- Researcher Daniela Salvemini, Ph.D., reports discovering a key pathway that drives cancer-related bone pain while providing a potential solution with a drug that already is on the market.
06/05- SLU professor of physics Jean Potvin, Ph.D., reports findings about how right whales filter their food.
05/31- Saint Louis University’s Center for Advanced Dental Education (CADE) will begin a pediatric dentistry residency program on July 1, 2017.
05/31- An associate professor in the Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Wilson died in an accident Sunday, May 28. He was 58.
05/31- A retired instructor of urban programs in graduate education and former director of the SLU master's degree program in urban affairs, Tomey died May 24. He was 76.
05/31- A graduate of SLU and member of the University’s Board of Trustees, died May 29, 2017. He was 69.
05/30- Residence halls across campus hold weekly Masses but Spring Hall's weekly gathering is one of SLU's most popular.
05/25- SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital-St. Louis, staffed by SLUCare gynecologists and nurse midwives, has the second lowest C-section rate in the country for first-time, low-risk mothers, according to a new Consumer Reports investigation.
05/12- After nearly a year of working on a consumer case, Emily Bell and Ryan Reed had the rare opportunity to serve as lead counsel in a jury trial, just months before graduation.
05/10- Antonia Miceli, J.D., co-director of academic support, was recognized with the Missouri Lawyers Weekly Legal Scholar Award, and third-year student Kaitlyn Parker received the Leaders of Tomorrow Award.
05/09- Diana Natalicio, Ph.D., this year's Spring Commencement speaker, has been named a "world leader" by Fortune for her work leading the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) where she has made wider access to higher education for underrepresented students a top priority.
05/05- Saint Louis University's Jesuit Health Resource Center, a free clinic operated by medical school students under the guidance of SLU doctors, now offers clinics run by students training to be physician assistants and nursing students as well as a monthly geriatric clinic.
05/05- Each spring, the SLU community gathers to see the academic possibilities and contributions of the University's graduating seniors.
05/05- The successful alumnus filmmaker discusses what fans can look forward to in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and reveals which guardian he relates to the most.
05/02- MEDLaunch, a non-profit, biomedical and entrepreneurship incubator partnering with Saint Louis University and other organizations in the area, held its second Demo Day on April 26.
05/01- Approximately 200 invited guests attended the unveiling of a portrait of Saint Louis University President Emeritus Lawrence Biondi, S.J.
04/27- Kristine L’Ecuyer, Ph.D., associate professor in the School of Nursing, was selected by St. Louis Magazine as the top nurse educator in the region. SLU faculty have earned seven of the past eight awards.
04/21- Recipients are selected on the basis of academic and professional achievement as well as record of service and leadership potential in their respective fields.
04/19- Saint Louis University scientist Yuna Ayala, Ph.D., and her research team have made advances in understanding how damaging plaques build up in neurodegenerative illnesses like ALS and dementia.
04/17- Justice John MacMenamin of the Supreme Court of Ireland gave two lectures during his visit last week about the future of the European Union and the rule of law.
04/12- In patients experiencing a worsening of heart failure, the primary objective of treatment should be the patient-centric goal of symptom relief, says the author of an editorial in the current issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.
04/11- A SLU graduate student researcher recently participated in the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology's Hill Day, talking to lawmakers about the value of biomedical research.
04/03- The founders of Schlafly Beer, Urban Chestnut and Fitz’s Root Beer visited Scott Hall March 30, as part of a joint event hosted by the Center for Entrepreneurship and two SLU LAW student organizations.
03/31- The Rodney M. Coe Distinction in Community Service Program, which is a longitudinal, faculty-mentored community service program for SLU School of Medicine students.
03/27- SLU will begin the celebration of its 200-year anniversary with a Mass under St. Louis’ Gateway Arch on Saturday, Sept. 23.
03/27- Where in the continental United States is Zika most likely to occur? An early online article in the American Journal of Public Health by Saint Louis University researchers puts the bulls-eye of Zika transmission on the Mississippi delta.
03/24- A new student organization called the Justice Equity Collaborative (JEC) aims to involve legal students and alumni in its efforts to promote racial justice by going beyond equal opportunity.
03/23- With a series of new grants, Saint Louis University researchers will develop the potential of two nuclear receptors that control muscle metabolism.
03/22- Alum Brooks Goedeker (MSW ’04), has been selected to lead the redevelopment corporation that SLU formed earlier this year to help revitalize the Midtown area.
03/21- Jacki Kornbluth, Ph.D., professor of pathology, molecular microbiology and immunology, received the grant for her continuing work on anti-tumor and anti-microbial immunity.
03/20- In addition to Diana Natalicio, Ph.D., SLU will honor an influential Jesuit scholar and Ferguson Commission leaders during the May 20 ceremony.
03/17- Fourth-year students from Saint Louis University's School of Medicine hoped the luck of the Irish was with them on St. Patrick's Day as they participated in the National Residency Match Program (NRMP).