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    Monday, March 18, 2019
    Teams from Norwin High School won first and third place, while a team from Greensburg Salem High School placed second, at the 13th Annual Engineering Bridge Competition on March 11, in the Fred M. Rogers Center at Saint Vincent College.  Co-sponsored by the Carbone Family of Crabtree, DeLallo Italian Marketplace, Michael Baker International, Engineers Society of Western Pennsylvania – The ...read more
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    Monday, March 18, 2019
    The 47th season of the Saint Vincent College Concert Series will continue at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 30, when world-renowned Greek guitarist Dimitris Kotronakis performs in the Saint Vincent Basilica Crypt.   A native of Crete, Kotronakis has been playing guitar since the age of seven and has built a reputation as one of the preeminent guitarists of his generation. He has been awarded a ...read more
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    Friday, March 15, 2019
    Saint Vincent College will hold its inaugural Wimmerstock in conjunction with its traditional Spring Family Weekend Friday, April 12, through Sunday, April 14.   Wimmerstock is a festival of music named for Saint Vincent founder Archabbot Boniface Wimmer, O.S.B. It has been combined with the traditional Spring Family Weekend for parents and families, welcoming alumni and community members to ...read more
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    Friday, March 15, 2019
    The Westmoreland Museum of American Art info@thewestmoreland.org via salsalabs.org 10:30 AM (7 minutes ago)  to me      Country Pop with Willow HillGreat American Music Series Wednesday, March 20 6:30-9pm Join us for a celebration of American music! From indie rock to jazz to pop country to Latin American rhythm, there's something for everyone in our ...read more
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    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    Saint Vincent College’s Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing recently received a $10,000 grant from the Pittsburgh Conference Memorial National College Grants (PCMNCG) program that will be put toward the purchase of a potentiostat/galvanostat in order to add an increased focus on electrochemistry to its curriculum. In addition to the $10,000 grant, the Saint ...read more
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    Thursday, March 14, 2019
     “Too many people spend money they haven’t earned, to buy things they don’t want, to impress people that they don’t like.” Sharon Turchick, CPA and assistant professor of Management-Accounting at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg quotes Will Rogers when she explains why she is passionate about helping students understand how credit can help—and hurt—them.   For instance, she notes, ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
     In honor of Fred Rogers’ birthday month, the Fred Rogers Scholars program at Saint Vincent College will host a screening of the documentary film “Won’t You Be My Neighbor” at 6 p.m. on Monday, March 25, in the Fred M. Rogers Center. The screening is a capstone to a weeklong campus celebration entitled “Fred Forever,” which is coordinated by the scholars to encourage fellowship and neighborly ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 13, 2019
    Award-winning sports journalist David Shedloski, whose 2016 collaboration with the legendary Arnold Palmer became an instant bestseller, will be the next presenter in Saint Vincent College’s ongoing Threshold Series at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 25, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Saint Vincent campus.  Admission is free to the presentation, but reservations are recommended and can be made ...read more
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    Friday, March 08, 2019
    The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg will welcome Colonel Nancy P. Anderson, USMC, retired, on Tuesday, March 19, at 6:30 p.m. in Village Hall 118. Anderson’s visit is part of the campus’ women’s history month activities. In this Meet the Author event, Anderson will showcase her book “The Very Few, The Proud Women in the Marine Corps, 1977-2001” (History Division, US Marine Corps, 2018). ...read more
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    Friday, March 08, 2019
    Saint Vincent College announced today that it will open a search for a new coach to lead its men’s basketball team.  Head coach D.P. Harris has accepted a position at St. Thomas University in Miami Gardens, Florida, and will not return for the 2019-20 season.  “We are grateful to Coach Harris for running a quality basketball program, being a great recruiter and always emphasizing the importance ...read more
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    Friday, March 08, 2019
     Email not displaying correctly?View it in your browser. Catalyst Connection is currently offering a variety of different training programs. Click any of the links below to learn more about each training:Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA)Participants are introduced to the use of Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) to analyze a design or process in order to identify potential failures ...read more
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    Thursday, March 07, 2019
    Final Days of Circular Abstractions & Art on Tap Is This Friday   Circular Abstractions: Bull's Eye QuiltsFINAL DAYS! On view through Sunday, March 10 An exhibition of modern quilts by 32 artists putting their own spin on the traditional bull's eye pattern.Tom Persinger: The New American FarmerMarch 8 - June 9Opening Reception: Friday, March 8 with Art on Tap An exploration of the changing ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 06, 2019
    Dr. Michael Urick, director of the Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence program at Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government, recently released a book entitled “The Generation Myth: How to Improve Intergenerational Relationships in the Workplace.”    Published by Business Expert Press, the book addresses myths about generational ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 06, 2019
     Saint Vincent College’s Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery will sponsor a series of upcoming workshops covering a variety of knitting techniques and applications.  The first installment of Textile Tuesdays will take place March 12 and will cover Viking knitting. This technique is done with neither needles nor a loom, but with a wire on a stick, and it creates a tubular structure that can ...read more
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    Wednesday, March 06, 2019
    The Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery’s history dinner theater will continue at 6 p.m. on Friday, March 15, when it will present “Civil War Espionage,” the story of Mary Elizabeth Bowser and Elizabeth Van Lew, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the campus of Saint Vincent College.  Bowser was born as a slave to owner John Van Lew, a wealthy hardware merchant, in Richmond, Virginia. Upon Van ...read more
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    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    An enchanting season consisting of “Forever Plaid,” “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast,” “Always...Patsy Cline” will be performed   LATROBE, PA – Saint Vincent Summer Theatre’s 51st season of professional theatre will feature three timeless musicals directed by Saint Vincent producing artistic director Greggory Brandt.   This season, cast members consisting of actors from Actors’ Equity ...read more
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    Wednesday, February 27, 2019
    GRANTS TO AID IN REHABILITATION OF SAINT VINCENT WETLANDS     LATROBE, PA – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has awarded Saint Vincent College a grant through its Growing Greener Plus Program to be used for the rehabilitation of a portion of the on-campus wetlands.   The Pennsylvania DEP awarded Saint Vincent $213,295, which was then supplemented by a $50,000 ...read more
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    Friday, February 22, 2019
    Latimer Family Library Secures NEH Preservation Assistance Grantby Public Relations | Feb 20, 2019 LATROBE, PA – A preservation grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities is helping Saint Vincent College care for and increase access to its collection of rare books, Benedictine history, illuminated manuscripts and other items in its Special and Legacy Collections. NEH Preservation ...read more
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