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    Tuesday, November 12, 2019
    GREENSBURG, PA – Friction between the United States and China in politics, security, and trade affect the global community and influence the lives of every American. To encourage wider discussion of how Americans are being affected, leading political commentator George Stephanopoulos will host a special nationwide CHINA Town Hall conversation about key issues, risks and opportunities in the ...read more
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    Monday, November 11, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The Saint Vincent College Office of Admission and the School of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences invites prospective students to an open house on Monday, Nov. 18. The event is geared toward high school juniors and seniors who are interested in studying one of the more than 20 programs offered by the school.  The day will begin with registration in the Fred M. Rogers Center from ...read more
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    Monday, November 11, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Beginning in the fall 2020 semester, Saint Vincent College will offer academic majors in business data analytics and data science, programs that will successfully prepare students for employment in one of the fastest growing job sectors in the country.  Students in the data science major will develop skills from the fields of computer science, applied math and statistics to extract ...read more
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    Friday, November 08, 2019
    GREENSBURG, PA – This fall, the Pitt-Greensburg Theatre Company will present Chekhov in Yalta, written by John Driver & Jeffrey Haddow. In this comedy-drama, Russian playwright Anton Chekhov is visited by the wacky members of the Moscow Art Theatre, who will do anything they can to get their hands on his newest play—before he succumbs either to love (with one of the theatre’s actresses, no less!) ...read more
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    Thursday, November 07, 2019
    GREENSBURG, PA – The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg will host a weeklong series of events in observance of Veterans Week 2019, set for November 11 through November 15. The public is invited to participate in several of the events at no charge.   Highlighting the week is a special interview with World War II Veteran Guy Prestia on Wednesday, November 13, in the Mary Lou Campana Chapel and ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 06, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – A pair of Saint Vincent College students and ROTC cadets received the surprise of a lifetime when they were awarded full-tuition scholarships in front of more than 62,000 fans during the Nov. 3 football game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the visiting Indianapolis Colts at Heinz Field.  Junior Anthony Meneses, a criminology, law and society major from Covina, California, and ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 06, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Four Saint Vincent College students will be awarded Veterans Scholarships at a special Mass to commemorate military veterans on Friday, Nov. 8, at 10:30 a.m. in the Mary, Mother of Wisdom Chapel in the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the Saint Vincent College campus.  Andrea Gross, Nicholas Rega, Dowry Snyder and Eugene Yeo will each be awarded with Saint Vincent College Veterans ...read more
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    Friday, November 01, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – In its 2020 College and University Rankings, the personal finance website WalletHub.com has ranked Saint Vincent College one of the top institutions in the state of Pennsylvania.  Among the 65 institutions ranked from the state of Pennsylvania, Saint Vincent placed 12th, and second among schools in the western portion of the state, including both private and public institutions. ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 30, 2019
    It is Stage Right’s, esteemed pleasure to recognize Laurel Highlands Visitor’s Bureau as the 2019 Heart of the Arts honoree. The Heart of the Arts Award was created by Stage Right to celebrate an individual or organization whose contributions to the arts in our community and whose ideology matches those that have guided our organization since its inception. These qualities include; selfless ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 30, 2019
    WHAT: Veterans Week 2019   Veterans Week 2019 is a series of events aimed at building bridges, promoting understanding, and encouraging dialogue. While some of these events are open only to the campus community, there are four events that are open to the public or to veterans and their families. There is no cost to attend the events.   WHO/HOW: This week-long series of events is sponsored ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 29, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Dr. Janet Franicola, assistant professor of education and assistant chair of the Department of Education at Saint Vincent College, was named the Teacher Educator of the Year by the Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Teacher Educators (PAC-TE) at the association’s fall conference in Harrisburg.The PAC-TE’s Teacher Educator of the Year Award is the highest award given by the ...read more
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    Monday, October 28, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College’s ninth year of talks on Spirituality and Aging will continue at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the Fred M. Rogers Center with a discussion on the intersection of medicine and spirituality.  The discussion will be led by Dr. Shawn Beaman, a 1998 Saint Vincent College graduate and chief anesthesiologist at UPMC Presbyterian University Hospital.  “Dr. Beaman ...read more
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    Thursday, October 24, 2019
    LATROBE, PA –The Saint Vincent College Activities Programming Board (APB) picked up a host of honors at the 2019 National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) Mid-Atlantic Conference, held Oct. 17-19 in Buffalo, New York.  For the second consecutive year, Saint Vincent College earned one of the association’s top regional honors, being named the Mid-Atlantic’s Outstanding Programming Board. ...read more
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    Friday, October 18, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The Saint Vincent College Alumni Office and Alumni Council will host the annual Stuff the Trolley toy drive on Saturday, Nov. 16, from 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Saint Vincent College campus.  This marks the third year that Saint Vincent will take part in Stuff the Trolley, which supports the Pressley Ridge Angel Tree Campaign, ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 16, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Members of Saint Vincent College Campus Ministry spent fall break in Union Beach, New Jersey, taking part in a service project in which they teamed up with disaster relief organization SBP to assist in rebuilding a home that was lost during Hurricane Sandy in October 2012.  From Oct. 12-15, the Saint Vincent contingent assisted SBP workers in rehabilitating the home of Marilyn ...read more
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