Fred Rogers Center Commemorates 50th Anniversary
Posted Monday, February 19 2018

The Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media at Saint Vincent College will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first national broadcast of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” by hosting a screening and panel discussion at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 19, in the Fred M. Rogers Center at Saint Vincent College.

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Student Installed as Judicial Intern
Posted Friday, February 16 2018

United States Magistrate Judge William H. Baughman, Jr., of Cleveland, Ohio, installed Jessica DeLong of Shamokin, a junior politics major and history minor at Saint Vincent College, as a judicial intern on Feb. 16 in the McKenna School’s Liberty Room on the campus of Saint Vincent College.

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Registration Underway for SVC Summer Undergraduate, Graduate Courses
Posted Friday, February 16 2018

Registration is now underway for 86 undergraduate and graduate-level credit courses in major academic areas during Saint Vincent College summer sessions beginning the week of May 21. For the fifth consecutive year, course tuition for undergraduate courses during the summer will be reduced by more than 50 percent.

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Westmoreland Job, Career Expo at Greensburg Ramada Feb. 21
Posted Friday, February 16 2018

The annual Westmoreland Assists Native Talent (WANT) Job and Career Expo will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, at the Ramada Inn, Greensburg, according to an announcement by Dennis Gilbert, associate director and career consultant at Saint Vincent College Career Center.

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Mock Trial Team Earns Three Wins and Three Awards at Tournament in Texas Jan. 20, 21
Posted Friday, February 16 2018

Saint Vincent College Mock Trial Team traveled to Austin College in Sherman, Texas, for an invitational tournament, the Kangaroo Brawl, with 12 competing colleges and won three decisions and three witness awards on Jan. 20 and 21.

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Fulbright Visiting Scholar to Give Lecture on Climatic Controls Feb. 15
Posted Monday, February 12 2018

Fulbright Visiting Scholar Dr. Pedro Luis Borges Chaffe will be presenting a lecture on Climatic and Physiographic Controls of Lake and Stream interaction: The Tahoe Lake Watershed-California at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, in the Luparello Lecture Hall in the Sis and Herman Dupre Science Pavilion on the campus of Saint Vincent College.

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Criminology Grad Drew Meeker Featured on Marine Corps Recruiting Poster
Posted Friday, February 9 2018

United States Marine Corps 2nd Lieutenant Drew C. Meeker of Aliquippa, a 2016 graduate of Saint Vincent College where she earned a bachelor of arts degree in criminology, law and society with a minor in psychology, and who completed training at the United States Marines Officer Candidate School (OCS) in Quantico, Virginia in September 2017, is being featured prominently on a new USMC recruiting poster.

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Criminology Program Plans Symposium on School Violence April 26
Posted Friday, February 9 2018

Saint Vincent College Department of Criminology, Law and Society will present a symposium on school violence from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at the Fred M. Rogers Center on the campus of Saint Vincent.

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Saint Vincent Gallery Plans Art Exhibit by Six Seniors March 1 to April 8
Posted Thursday, February 8 2018

The Saint Vincent Gallery will present an exhibit by six senior art majors Thursday, March 1 to Sunday, April 8.

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Student Discovers Mexico through Study Abroad Program
Posted Thursday, February 8 2018

Cristy Marsh of Latrobe, a junior majoring in communication at Saint Vincent College, participated in a four-week study abroad program to Cuernavaca, Mexico, through the school’s Spanish department. Marsh and nine other students were in Mexico from Dec. 14 – Jan. 13, fulfilling the core language class requirements.

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Saint Vincent College Players Rehearsing for 'Beauty and the Beast' Opening Feb. 15
Posted Wednesday, February 7 2018

Saint Vincent College Players will present four performances of the fairy-tale- like Broadway musical, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 15, 16 and 17, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 18, in the Performing Arts Center of the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the campus of Saint Vincent College.

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Susan Sommers Presides over Groundbreaking of New Westmoreland County Historical Headquarters, Jan. 28
Posted Wednesday, January 31 2018

Dr. Susan Sommers, professor of history at Saint Vincent College and chairman of the board of the Westmoreland County Historical Society, presided over the groundbreaking of the new Westmoreland County Historical Society Headquarters on Jan. 28 at Historic Hanna’s Town in Hempfield.

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Mrs. Agnes Dzombak, 86, of Latrobe, Friend of Saint Vincent Community
Posted Wednesday, January 31 2018

Mrs. Agnes "Jo" Marie (Reiter) Dzombak, 86, longtime resident of Latrobe and resident of Asbury Villas in Mt. Lebanon since 2016, passed away in the loving embrace of her five children on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018.

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Spring Planetarium Schedule Announced
Posted Tuesday, January 30 2018

Saint Vincent College has announced its spring schedule for public planetarium shows at the Angelo J. Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion.

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Philosophy Professor Speaks at Seminary
Posted Tuesday, January 30 2018

Dr. Michael P. Krom, professor and chair of philosophy at Saint Vincent College, was an invited speaker at Sts. Cyril & Methodius Byzantine Catholic Seminary, Pittsburgh, on Jan. 17.

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Alumna Kathleen Dillon, '16, Illustrates Paul J. Volkmann's New Book, 'A Talk with Delbert and Other Creatures of Southwestern Pennsylvania'
Posted Friday, January 26 2018

Saint Vincent College alumna, Kathleen Dillon, illustrated Paul J. Volkmann’s new book, A Talk with Delbert and other Creatures of Southwestern Pennsylvania. The book teaches readers about wildlife through fictional conversations with animals, and is complemented by Dillon’s large illustrations of the wildlife.

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Palumbo Charitable Trust Representatives Meet with Scholars at SVC
Posted Friday, January 26 2018

Representatives of the A. J. and Sigismunda Palumbo Charitable Trust, John W. Kowach, sixth from left, executive director, and Mary Rae Kowach, seventh from left, had an opportunity to meet with the A. J. Palumbo, P.C.M. (Poor Coal Miner) Scholars at Saint Vincent College on Nov. 10 for a luncheon hosted by Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., third from right, Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., second from right, president; and Fr. Paul R. Taylor, O.S.B., right, executive vice president.

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Planned Giving Director Keynote Speaker at Chamber Event
Posted Friday, January 26 2018

Jim Bendel, center, director of planned giving at Saint Vincent College, was the keynote speaker at the 43rd annual Westmoreland County Prayer Breakfast presented by the Westmoreland County Chamber of Commerce and Westmoreland County Community College on Jan. 26 at the Ramada Hotel and Conference Center, Greensburg.

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SVC Plans Chinese New Year Celebration Feb. 13
Posted Friday, January 26 2018

Saint Vincent College will host its annual Chinese New Year celebration on Tuesday, Feb. 13.

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Center to Present Lecture on Bitcoin Feb. 21
Posted Thursday, January 25 2018

Saint Vincent College Center for Political and Economic Thought of the Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government will present a lecture by Dr. William Luther at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 21, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the campus of Saint Vincent College.

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