Profile

Cover photo
Verified name
Saint Louis University
1,080 followers|168,603 views
AboutPostsPhotosVideos

Stream

 
"St. Louis Magazine" will profile three SLU nurses in its May issue. Judith Carlson, MSN, Dorcas McLaughlin, Ph.D. and  Cara Christanell, MSN have been recognized as being among the top #nursing  professionals in their field in the region due to their positive impact on patients, students and colleagues. Learn more: 
1
Add a comment...
 
For the second time this season, Billiken baseball's RHP James Norwood has been named the #Atlantic10 Conference co-Pitcher of the Week. It is the fifth weekly award won by a #Billiken this season.
1
Add a comment...
 
Taking your shoes off in the house and showering at night might help annoying springtime #allergies   triggered by #pollen  Saint Louis University School of Medicine professor Mark Dykewicz, M.D. tells "Consumer Reports." Read on for more hints for staying sniffle-free. 
1
Add a comment...
 
Thomas Burris, Ph.D., chairman of SLU's department of pharmacological & physiological science, tells +Harper's BAZAAR  that mice treated with SR9009, a drug he is researching, lost #weight and were able to run faster and longer. 

"The changes in their muscles were similar to [what would have happened] if they had been endurance training," he says. Read more:  
Ever dreamed of getting your workout by popping a pill, melting your muffin top painlessly, or growing back the thick, shiny locks you had as a child? Miracles do happen.
1
Add a comment...
 
Relay for Life returns to SLU April 12-13 at Robert R. Hermann Stadium. SLU has raised more than $1.1 million for the American Cancer Society's signature fundraiser in the 11 years the event has been held on campus. Click to participate in this year's Relay or learn more: 
1
Add a comment...
Have them in circles
1,080 people
Billiken Workgrant's profile photo
 
Register now for the Billiken Golf Classic May 5. 
The date has been set for the 35th Annual Billiken Golf Classic. This year's event will take place on Monday, May 5, at the Norwood Hills Country Club. Registration begins at 10 a.m. with the silent auction starting at 11:30 a.m.
1
Add a comment...
 
Watching the #BostonMarathan  right now?  Many layers of security - unseen and not - are going into making the event safer than ever. Alexander Garza, M.D., associate dean for public health practice at the College for Public Health and Social Justice, tells the St. Louis Post Dispatch about lessons learned from last year's bombing. 
Cross-border coordination essential, but other tactics and techniques come into play
1
Add a comment...
 
The Fed Cup World Group Playoff , a best-of-five match series between the USA and France #tennis teams, begins on Saturday at Chaifetz Arena with two singles matches. Tickets are available to both sessions at Ticketmaster.com, charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000, Ticketmaster outlets and at the Chaifetz Arena Box Office.
1
Add a comment...

Saint Louis University

Shared publicly  - 
 
SLU's 24th Annual Ernest A. Calloway Jr. Prayer Breakfast Reunion will honor 1972 graduate and guest speaker Jessie J. Knight, Jr., executive vice president of external affairs for Sempra Energy, chairman of San Diego Gas and Electric, and chairman of SoCal Gas.

The April 26 event will also celebrate SLU's 70th Anniversary of Inclusion and benefit the Pioneers of Inclusion Scholarship Fund. To register, visit alumni.slu.edu/prayerbreakfast2014. 
1
Add a comment...
 
Jim McKelvey, co-founder of +Square and +LaunchCode STL, speaks to SLU students at 5 p.m. Thursday on how technology impacts #entrepreneurshiphttp://bit.ly/1jv4CaP
1
Add a comment...
People
Have them in circles
1,080 people
Billiken Workgrant's profile photo
Contact Information
Contact info
Phone
1.800.758.3678
Story
Tagline
Saint Louis University on Google+.
Introduction
The official Google+ page for Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit university in St. Louis, Mo. 

Saint Louis University is a Catholic, Jesuit university ranked among the top research institutions in the nation. The University fosters the intellectual and character development of more than 14,000 students. Founded in 1818, it is the oldest university west of the Mississippi and the second oldest Jesuit university in the United States. Through teaching, research, health care and community service, Saint Louis University has provided one-of-a-kind education, leadership and service for nearly two centuries.

The University welcomes posts to this page but reserves the right to remove off-topic, abusive or hostile entries.

This account is managed by Anne Marie Apollo-Noel, Web Marketing Coordinator for Saint Louis University. Contact aapollon@slu.edu with questions about its content.