• News for Education

    Friday, April 12, 2019
    A decorated Army Ranger, Pittsburgh Steelers’ offensive tackle, National Football League Pro Bowler and noted humanitarian, Alejandro Villanueva will be the principal speaker at the 173rd annual commencement of Saint Vincent College. More than 340 undergraduate and graduate degrees will be awarded at the Saturday, May 11, ceremony, which begins at 11 a.m. in the Robert S. Carey Student ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 09, 2019
    Pitt-Greensburg will host several events in observance of Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM). The events are designed to educate people about the issue, show a pathway to recovery for victims, and offer information on how to get help for one’s self or for others.   It is part of an ongoing educational effort on campus to create a culture of awareness that helps the community to understand ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 09, 2019
    Saint Vincent College’s Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing will host a presentation on the new challenge of wastewater treatment by Fulbright Visiting Scholar Dr. Lidia Esmeralda Garcia at 4 p.m. Thursday, April 11, in the Luparello Lecture Hall in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion.   The lecture is free and open to the public.   Garcia’s work as a ...read more
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    Monday, April 08, 2019
    Saint Vincent College’s Master’s of Management: Operational Excellence (MSMOE) program has made the list as one of Value College’s Top 20 Best Online Master’s in Management Programs in the U.S., as well as one of the Top 25 Best Value Master’s in Management Programs in the country.   Value College’s rankings are based on a school’s cost, reputation (as determined by www.collegeconsensus.com) ...read more
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    Monday, April 08, 2019
     Saint Vincent College announced that five seniors have been named finalists for the 45th annual President’s Award, the College’s highest student honor, presented to the member of the graduating class who best embodies the Catholic, Benedictine, liberal arts college values in its students – outstanding academic achievement, student leadership and community service.  Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., ...read more
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    Monday, April 08, 2019
    The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg welcomes Mark Conrad, an associate professor of law and ethics at Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business, to Greensburg to discuss “The Professionalization of College Sports.” The program on Tuesday, April 9, will begin at 7 p.m. in the Ferguson Theater (Smith Hall). This event is free and open to the public.   Conrad, who is the director of ...read more
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    Friday, April 05, 2019
    Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center will host Understanding Financial Statements from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, April 26, at Fay-Penn Economic Development Council, 1040 Eberly Way, Suite 200, Lemont Furnace, Pennsylvania.  Financial reports are vital to all business operations. Understanding how to apply them is absolutely essential to profitability. In this seminar, participants ...read more
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    Thursday, April 04, 2019
     Dr. Michael Urick, Saint Vincent College associate professor and director of the school’s Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence (MSMOE) program, has been named a regional recipient of the 2019 Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) Teaching Excellence Award, which recognizes individuals each year who exemplify teaching excellence in the ...read more
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    Thursday, April 04, 2019
     The Dr. Bernard Cobetto Lecture on Contemporary Ethical Issues will tackle the issue of Climate Change as it affects Western Pennsylvania at this year’s event to be held 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 16, at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg. The program, a discussion featuring a panel of experts, will be held in Ferguson Theater (Smith Hall) and is open to the public. Please call 724-836-7980 by ...read more
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    Tuesday, April 02, 2019
    The Saint Vincent College Mock Trial team recently completed its 2018-19 competitive season at the American Mock Trial Association (AMTA) Regional Tournament hosted by Ohio State University at the Franklin County Courthouse in Columbus.   Coached by Michael Arabia and George Miller, instructors in Saint Vincent’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government, the SVC team ...read more
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    Thursday, March 28, 2019
    The Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media at Saint Vincent College and the Saul Zaentz Early Education Initiative at Harvard College’s Graduate School of Education have announced a three-year collaboration focused on extending and deepening their work together in the service of ensuring that all children have high-quality early- learning experiences.   The lead initiative ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is offering the seminar, The First Step to Small Business Success, on Wednesday, April 10, from 9:30 - 11:30 a.m. on the campus of Saint Vincent College.   The First Step is an informal workshop that covers topics such as what is needed to get started, obtaining financing, licenses and applications that are needed and the ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 27, 2019
    John M. Lally, C’77, will serve as principal speaker, while The Hon. Maureen Lally-Green will receive an honorary doctor of laws degree, at the 2019 Saint Vincent College Spring Honors Convocation, at 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 24, in the Saint Vincent Basilica.   At the academic convocation, Saint Vincent College’s highest student honor, the President’s Award, will be presented to one member ...read more
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