• News for Community

    Thursday, January 16, 2020
    LATROBE, PA – An opening reception at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, will kick off “Technological Textiles: Computing History and Decorative Textiles,” the latest exhibition at the Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery at Saint Vincent College.  The exhibition is free and open to the public, and will be displayed at the Gallery, located in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Saint Vincent College ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    NEWS RELEASE  DISCOVER IRELAND WITH THE LATROBE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE  LATROBE, PA – The Greater Latrobe-Laurel Valley Regional Chamber of Commerce is offering a private group tour for chamber members and the community as a first-ever opportunity to travel abroad with the organization. The trip’s itinerary is spread out over nine days and comes packed with opportunities to visit the most iconic ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    LATROBE, PA – The Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence (MSMOE) program in Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government has once again earned high rankings from U.S. News and World Report.  In the magazine’s 2020 rankings of graduate programs, Saint Vincent’s MSMOE program was ranked in the top third of nearly 200 institutions included in ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College will host an information session for persons interested in its Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence (MSMOE) program in the Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government at 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 11, in room 42 of Alfred Hall on the SVC campus.  The session will last approximately 45 minutes and will be presented by Dr. ...read more
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    Wednesday, January 15, 2020
    LATROBE, PA. – The Center for Political and Economic Thought in Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government will host a presentation by retired Wake Forest University professor Dr. J. Daniel Hammond at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 4, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Saint Vincent campus.  Admission is free and open to the public for Hammond’s talk, entitled ...read more
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    Friday, January 10, 2020
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College is pleased to announce the addition of intercollegiate men’s bowling beginning in the fall of 2020.  The team will have club status and will be coached by Jeff Zidek, who also serves as the head coach of the college’s National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) women’s bowling program.  “I am excited to get started immediately recruiting for our new men’s ...read more
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    Thursday, January 09, 2020
    LATROBE, PA. – The 10th annual Faith and Reason Summer Program at Saint Vincent College, an intensive, one-week introduction to the Catholic, liberal arts tradition, will be held Sunday, June 21, through Saturday, June 27.  Directed by Dr. Michael Krom, professor of philosophy at Saint Vincent College, the weeklong program is designed for advanced high school and first-year college students who ...read more
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    Thursday, January 02, 2020
    LATROBE, PA. – In continuing the ancient Catholic Epiphany practice of “chalking the doors,” the Benedictine monks of Saint Vincent Archabbey and College will once again distribute pre-printed cards that offer the traditional yearly home blessing.  The practice is called “chalking the doors” because priests traditionally would bless the house and then use chalk to write above the main entrance ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 17, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – As part of the 2020 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, Saint Vincent College will host a performance by award-winning contemporary Christian artist Mark Schultz at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 21, in the Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica.  Since his debut in 2000, Schultz has released 11 albums, garnered 13 number one singles and sold more than 1.3 million albums.  General admission is ...read more
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