• News for Community

    Thursday, December 12, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – An economic impact study released by the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP) revealed that Saint Vincent College had a total statewide economic impact of $127.1 million in 2018.  The study was conducted by Parker Philips Inc., a consulting firm nationally recognized for specializing in economic impact analysis.  Saint Vincent College’s ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 10, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The four incoming officers of the Saint Vincent College Student Government Association (SGA) were officially installed during the annual gavel ceremony on Dec. 8 in the Fred M. Rogers Center.  The newly installed officers include Kaleb Wilson, president, a junior history major from Carmichaels (Carmichaels Area High School); Alaina Dorazio, vice president, a junior biology major ...read more
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    Monday, December 09, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College and Archabbey will host a Christmas Family Songfest at 7 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, in the Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica.  The evening will be led by Thomas Octave, music director and associate professor of music, and the Saint Vincent College Singers and Festival Chorus.  The songfest will also feature solo performances by Fr. Cyprian Constantine, O.S.B., ...read more
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    Monday, December 09, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The Saint Vincent College Education Department recently hosted the seventh annual SVC Wraps for Kids event, a community service initiative in conjunction with the Westmoreland County Children’s Bureau and Children First Fund that provides Christmas gifts for underprivileged children throughout Westmoreland County.Throughout the school year, students helped to raise funds that covered ...read more
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    Wednesday, December 04, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Graduates of Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government continue to excel in their performance on the Certified Public Accounting Examination.  According to a report issued by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA), the first-time pass rate of recent SVC accounting graduates who took the CPA Examination in 2018 ...read more
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    Tuesday, December 03, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Paul Siefken, president and CEO of Fred Rogers Productions, will deliver the address at Saint Vincent College’s 2019 December Commencement at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 14, in the Robert S. Carey Student Center.  A former educator, Siefken has worked in children’s media for more than two decades. He joined Fred Rogers Productions in 2013 as vice president for broadcast and digital ...read more
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    Wednesday, November 27, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The Christmas season at Saint Vincent College will kick off with a trio of musical performances in early December.  The Saint Vincent Camerata’s Sixth Annual Festival of Lessons and Carols is slated for Thursday; Dec. 5, Handel’s Messiah will be performed by the Saint Vincent College Singers and Festival Choir on Saturday, Dec. 7, and a special Saint Vincent Family Christmas ...read more
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    Monday, November 25, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Father Paul R. Taylor, O.S.B., was inaugurated as the 18th president of Saint Vincent College today (Friday, Nov. 22) during a formal Vespers and Inauguration Ceremony in the historic Saint Vincent Archabbey Basilica.  Father Paul officially became president on July 1 following the announcement of his appointment by Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., Chancellor, on June 14 at ...read more
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    Monday, November 18, 2019
    GREENSBURG, PA – The Joan Chambers Concert Series will close the fall semester with a holiday-themed concert featuring Pittsburgh-based Kassia Ensemble and the Pitt-Greensburg Chorale. Cynthia Ortiz, soprano, Daphne Alderson, contralto, Skip Napier, baritone, and Matt Klumpp, organ, will also perform with the two groups. The program, entitled “First Noël: Music of Bach, Saint-Saëns, Handel,” will ...read more
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    Thursday, November 14, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – A monthlong exhibit in the Saint Vincent Gristmill displaying the work of students in the College’s Digital Photography and Post-Production course will kick off with a reception on Friday, Nov. 15, from 7 – 9 p.m. Refreshments will be served.  A display of the students’ best work from the 2019 semester, the show will continue through Dec. 14 in the Gristmill, open Monday through ...read more
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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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    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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    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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