• News for Education

    Friday, October 18, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Sixteen Saint Vincent College students from the Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government will attend the 2019 North American Biz.ONE Conference in Indianapolis Oct. 28-30.  The SAP Biz.ONE conference serves as an opportunity for the SAP Business One community to share experiences, best practices, resources, lessons learned and other beneficial information. ...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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    Wednesday, October 16, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering a seminar – Succession Planning, on Wednesday, Nov. 6, from 9:30 a.m. to noon on the Saint Vincent College campus. The program is being sponsored by First Commonwealth Bank. It is also being co-sponsored by the Economic Growth Connection, the Westmoreland County Chamber of Commerce and the Westmoreland County ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College Players will present three performances of the comedy “Play On!” at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, and Saturday, Oct. 26, and a 2 p.m. matinee on Sunday, Oct. 27, in the Performing Arts Center of the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the Saint Vincent campus.  Tickets are all general admission and will be available beginning one hour prior to each show in the ...read more
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    Thursday, October 10, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Versatile entertainer and civil rights pioneer Josephine Baker will be featured in the next edition of History Dinner Theater, presented by Saint Vincent College’s Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Saint Vincent campus.  The performance replaces the originally scheduled Oct. 25 History Dinner Theater featuring ...read more
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    Thursday, October 10, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the educational seminar, Navigating Employment Law: What Small Businesses Need to Know from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, Oct. 25, at the Fay-Penn Economic Development Council, 1040 Eberly Way, Suite 200, Lemont Furnace.  Small businesses have many concerns. Avoiding employment-related litigation and compliance ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 09, 2019
    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 the presentation “The Great Powers and the Great Depression” by Dr. John Moser at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22, in the Fred M. Rogers Center.  Admission is free and open to the public.  Moser is a professor of history and chair of the ...read more
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    Tuesday, October 08, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government invites prospective students to an open house on Saturday, Nov. 2. The event is geared toward high school juniors and seniors who are interested in studying business, economics, politics and criminology, law and society.  The day will begin with registration from 8:30 – 9 a.m. in the Fred M. Rogers ...read more
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    Friday, September 27, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The 48th season of the Saint Vincent College Concert Series will continue on Saturday, Oct. 19, with a performance by pianist, composer and storyteller Jeanne Cotter. The 7 p.m. performance will take place in the Performing Arts Center in the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the Saint Vincent campus.Cotter is a singer-songwriter and liturgical composer who has performed throughout ...read more
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    Thursday, September 26, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College welcomed six new faculty members for the 2019-20 academic year.  Fr. Michael Antonacci, O.S.B., will serve as an assistant professor of physics in the Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing. Fr. Michael graduated from Saint Vincent College with bachelor of science degrees in both physics and mathematics, before earning a master’s ...read more
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    Wednesday, September 25, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The Saint Vincent College Office of Admission has announced plans for the upcoming Get Acquainted Day Open House for prospective students and their families on Saturday, Oct. 19.  Get Acquainted Day features a series of short presentations on academics, admission procedures, financial aid and college life at Saint Vincent. In addition, the program includes a tour of the campus by ...read more
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    Tuesday, September 24, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Civil rights pioneer Rosa Parks will be featured in the next performance of History Dinner Theater, presented by Saint Vincent College’s Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Saint Vincent campus.  Sherrie Tolliver of Women in History will re-enact the life of Rosa Parks, who made history when her arrest on a ...read more
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    Monday, September 23, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – In front of a capacity crowd on Saturday night in the Saint Vincent Basilica, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO), under the direction of conductor Manfred Honeck, performed Anton Bruckner’s hallmark Symphony No. 9, before being joined by the acclaimed Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) for a performance of Bruckner’s masterful Te Deum.  Following a pre-concert reception in ...read more
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    Monday, September 23, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government’s Center for Political and Economic Thought will host the annual Civitas Forum on Principles and Policies for Public Life on Wednesday, Oct. 16, in the Fred M. Rogers Center at Saint Vincent College. Registration and a light continental breakfast will begin at 8 a.m.  The day’s schedule on the ...read more
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    Friday, September 20, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded Saint Vincent College a $10,000 preservation assistance grant to aid in the relocation, protection and preservation of the more than 4,000 works of art in the Saint Vincent Art and Heritage Collections.  Currently located in the Robert S. Carey Student Center, the Saint Vincent Gallery, which houses the majority of the art ...read more
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    Thursday, September 19, 2019
    LATROBE, PA – Dr. Cornel West, noted philosopher, political activist, social critic and author, will speak at Saint Vincent College at 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, in the Fred M. Rogers Center. West’s lecture, entitled “The Arts as a Prophetic Witness in Times of Suffering and Despair,” is a joint presentation of Saint Vincent College’s Threshold Lecture Series and the Ann Kinzer Clark Memorial ...read more
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    Thursday, September 19, 2019
    GREENSBURG, PA – On September 20, around the world, countless parking spaces will be decorated as part of the observance of PARK(ing) Day. This year, the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg will join this international event by turning a section of its parking lot over to the campus community to be decorated and staffed with hands-on activities.   From 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Friday, ...read more
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