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  • Four Rogers Center Early Career Fellows Are Creating Innovative Media Products

    Four Rogers Center Early Career Fellows Are Creating Innovative Media Products

    Posted: Tuesday Sep 6, 2011
    Inspired by the late Fred Rogers who used the medium of television to educate and entertain children, four Early Career Fellows of the Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media at Saint Vincent College have chosen to carry forward his legacy by creating educational media in the form of smartphone apps and video shorts to promote early literacy.
  • SVC History Professor Publishes Book about Childbirth in China

    SVC History Professor Publishes Book about Childbirth in China

    Posted: Tuesday Sep 6, 2011
    Dr. Tina Phillips Johnson, assistant professor of history at Saint Vincent College who also coordinates the activities of the James and Margaret Tseng Loe China Studies Center at Saint Vincent, is the author of a new book, Childbirth in Republican China: Delivering Modernity (1911-1949), published by Lexington Books, an imprint of Rowman and Littlefield.
  • Speakers Announced for 9/11 Impact on Children Forum at SVC Oct. 6

    Posted: Wednesday Aug 31, 2011
    Twelve expert speakers will be featured at the 9/11 Forum: Impact on Young Children for parents, educators, student-teachers, community workers and others interested in the welfare of children to be held at the Fred. M. Rogers Center at Saint Vincent College from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, October 6.
  • SVC Grad Wins National Psychology Research Award

    SVC Grad Wins National Psychology Research Award

    Posted: Wednesday Aug 31, 2011
    Jessica M. Legg, a 2011 graduate of Saint Vincent College from Hollywood, Maryland, won first place award in the the Psi Chi/Allyn and Bacon Psychology Award competition for her research thesis, “Post-event, but Not Pre-event, Misinformation Hinders Memory Accuracy for a Virtual Environment.”
  • SV Gallery to Demonstrate Art Conservation in Exhibit from Archabbey Collection

    SV Gallery to Demonstrate Art Conservation in Exhibit from Archabbey Collection

    Posted: Monday Aug 29, 2011
    The Saint Vincent Gallery will present an exhibition of 17th through 20th century works selected from the Saint Vincent Archabbey Art Collection that demonstrates art conservation issues and techniques from Friday, September 16 to Sunday, December 11. Admission is free and open to the public.
  • 'International Trade: Southeast Asia Market Spotlight-Singapore' at SVC Sept. 16

    Posted: Thursday Aug 25, 2011
    Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center, Center for Global Competitiveness, will host an International Exporting Market Spotlight Series that focuses on Southeast Asia. This series provides current information on best export opportunities, doing business with the government sector, market entry methods, challenges, and business culture. The first of this series, International Trade Market Spotlight-Singapore, will be held at Saint Vincent College on Friday, September 16 from 1 to 4:30 p.m.
  • 'Quickbooks Made Easy' Workshop Offered at SVC on Oct. 18

    Posted: Thursday Aug 25, 2011
    Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center will be offering a workshop on the accounting software package, QuickBooks®, on Tuesday, October 18, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m.
  • SBDC Offers 'Six Steps to a Better Business' Oct. 11

    Posted: Thursday Aug 25, 2011
    Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center will host Six Steps to a Better Business, on Tuesday, October 11. This seminar will be held at Saint Vincent College from 9 a.m. to 12 noon, with registration beginning at 8:30 a.m.
  • SV Theology Professor Speaks at Oxford

    Posted: Wednesday Aug 24, 2011
    Dr. Kimberly Baker, assistant professor of theology at Saint Vincent College, spoke at the 15th International Conference on Patristic Studies at the University of Oxford, England, on August 10.
  • Nine New Professors Join SVC Faculty

    Nine New Professors Join SVC Faculty

    Posted: Wednesday Aug 24, 2011
    Nine new professors have joined the Saint Vincent College faculty this fall.
  • SVC Concert Series Opens with Soprano Sari Gruber Sept. 10

    SVC Concert Series Opens with Soprano Sari Gruber Sept. 10

    Posted: Tuesday Aug 23, 2011
    Sensational soprano opera star Sari Gruber will open the 2011-2012 Saint Vincent College Concert Series at 8 p.m. Saturday, September 10 in the Robert S. Carey Student Center Performing Arts Center.
  • SVC Homecoming, Fall Family Weekend Oct. 5-9

    Posted: Thursday Aug 18, 2011
    Saint Vincent College Offices of Alumni Relations and Campus Life will welcome alumni, students and their families to campus for homecoming and fall family weekend Wednesday through Sunday, Oct. 5-9.
  • Fred Rogers Center Launches Curriculum Toolkit

    Fred Rogers Center Launches Curriculum Toolkit

    Posted: Tuesday Aug 16, 2011
    The Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media at Saint Vincent College has announced the launch of the online Curriculum Toolkit as a new resource for college and university faculty that combines video footage from the Fred Rogers Archive with a variety of multimedia course materials. The Curriculum Toolkit, a joint project of the Fred Rogers Center and Saint Vincent College faculty, can be found at www.fredrogerscenter.org/resources/toolkit.
  • New York Times Reporter, Author of Book about Flight 93 Crash Next Threshold Series Speaker

    New York Times Reporter, Author of Book about Flight 93 Crash Next Threshold Series Speaker

    Posted: Tuesday Aug 16, 2011
    Jere Longman II, a career journalist with The New York Times, will talk about his best-selling book, Among the Heroes: Flight 93 and the Passengers and Crew Who Fought Back, as the next presentation in the Saint Vincent College Threshold Series at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, September 29 in the Fred M. Rogers Center. Admission is free but reservations are required by submitting a request to threshold@stvincent.edu.
  • SBDC Hosts 'First Step to Small Business Success' Sept 8

    Posted: Monday Aug 15, 2011
    Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the seminar, “The First Step to Small Business Success,” on Thursday, September 8, at Saint Vincent College from 6 to 8 p.m.
  • McCarl Coverlet Gallery Grant Will Develop History Program for Elementary Students

    Posted: Monday Aug 15, 2011
    The federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), Washington, D.C., has awarded a $14,649 grant to the Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery at Saint Vincent College to develop a “Woven Into History” program for elementary students. The grant will assist gallery staff members in developing, marketing, implementing and evaluating a new history-based program, targeted toward students in grades one to six.
  • Education Department Preparing Students for Online Instruction, K-12 Tutoring

    Education Department Preparing Students for Online Instruction, K-12 Tutoring

    Posted: Monday Aug 15, 2011
    Saint Vincent College Education Department has announced the initiation of a new program that will both prepare its student teachers for the growing presence of cyber schools and give all Education students practical experience doing online tutoring with students in grades K to 12.
  • Fr. Killian Loch, O.S.B., Named Director of SVC Campus Ministry

    Fr. Killian Loch, O.S.B., Named Director of SVC Campus Ministry

    Posted: Thursday Aug 11, 2011
    Fr. Killian Loch, O.S.B. has been named director of campus ministry at Saint Vincent College, according to an announcement by Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., president.
  • Dr. Stephen Jodis

    Dr. Stephen Jodis Named Dean of Boyer School

    Posted: Wednesday Aug 10, 2011
    Dr. Stephen M. Jodis has been named dean of the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics, and Computing at Saint Vincent College, according to an announcement by Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., president.
  • SV Alumni Council Inducts New Members

    SV Alumni Council Inducts New Members

    Posted: Wednesday Aug 10, 2011
    Six Saint Vincent College alumni were newly elected, nine were re-elected and five were appointed to Saint Vincent Alumni Council at the group’s quarterly meeting at the Fred M. Rogers Center on August 6.