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SXU students return from Presidential Inauguration

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 Photo from right to left: SXU Student Erin Slifka and SXU Professor Larry Sondler. 

Chicago (Jan. 21, 2009) "Can we go home now?" Erin Slifka, of Oak Lawn, laughed. "We love each other but we've been together for twelve days." 

A tired but thrilled group of Saint Xavier students and one professor climbed off their airport shuttle today after spending the last week and a half in Washington, D.C. for the Presidential Inauguration. 

The nine students spent the week at the Washington Center attending public affairs seminars before slowly making their way onto the National Mall. Look for additional photos and video of their trip in the days ahead. Click here for a text version of a WBBM 780 AM story quoting our students that ran this morning. 

For additional photos, visit www.sxuinthenews.blogspot.com. 

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FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Contact: Rick Ducat
773-298-3325 or ducat@sxu.edu