• News for Press Release

    Thursday, September 17, 2020
    GREENSBURG, PA – Harry P. Bowser ’72 is the recipient of the Pitt-Greensburg Alumni Association’s (PGAA) Alumnus of Distinction Award. This year, a virtual awards recognition ceremony will be held Saturday, October 3, as part of Blue & Gold Celebration 2020 at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.   The PGAA Alumnus of Distinction Award acknowledges excellence among alumni of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Wednesday, September 16, 2020
    LATROBE, PA  – Eulalia Books, an independent publisher of international poetry in translation housed at Saint Vincent College, will present “The Poetics of Translation,” a four-part virtual series featuring several Eulalia Books translators who will recontextualize the innovative strategies of translation for poets and writers.   Co-organized by Michelle Gil-Montero, professor of English and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
    Monday, September 14, 2020
    LATROBE, PA  – On Friday, Sept. 11, Saint Vincent College ROTC cadets were joined by members of the Saint Vincent Benedictine community in honoring victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks by climbing 2,200 stairs, the equivalent of the height of the 110-story World Trade Center.   Organized by Patrick Counihan, a senior marketing major and ROTC cadet from Bethel Park, the Saint Vincent ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
    Monday, September 14, 2020
    LATROBE, PA – For the 11th consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Saint Vincent College in its top tier of national liberal arts colleges, while SVC also earned recognition from the publication as a top performer in social mobility.  U.S. News & World Report’s 2020-21 rankings are based on several key measures of quality including graduation and retention rates, assessment of ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, September 10, 2020
    LATROBE, PA  –  Dr. Michael J. Urick, associate professor of management and graduate director of Saint Vincent College’s Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence program, has been named the series editor for the “Exploring Effective Leadership Practices through Popular Culture” book series and the North American associate editor for Measuring Business Excellence. Both publications ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 01, 2020
    LATROBE, PA – In Money magazine’s 2020 ranking of Best Colleges for Your Money, Saint Vincent College rated in the top 20 percent nationally of more than 700 public and private schools listed, while placing ninth among 71 Pennsylvania institutions.In addition to the national listing, Saint Vincent College ranked 31st nationally, and fifth among Pennsylvania institutions, in the magazine’s Best ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Education, Press Release
    Friday, August 21, 2020
    GREENSBURG, PA – The Westmoreland Diversity Coalition and the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg are partnering to showcase Growth Through Knowledge and Understanding, a six-event series of workshops and speakers designed to provide information and opportunities to discuss key issues related to diversity, social justice, racial equality, Black Lives Matter Movement, racial justice, privilege, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release
    Tuesday, August 11, 2020
    GREENSBURG, PA – The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg is offering prospective students and their families the opportunity to visit campus and meet faculty and staff—all while maintaining prescribed physical-distancing precautions—through its innovative drive-thru campus tours.  Described as a drive-thru tour of campus, prospective students and their families arrive on campus at an appointed ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Press Release
    Monday, August 03, 2020
    Greater Latrobe - Laurel Valley Chamber of Commerce Launches Shoe Drive Fundraiser Latrobe, PA – Greater Latrobe - Laurel Valley Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Funds2Orgs to conduct a shoe drive fundraiser beginning on August 3, 2020. The GLLV Chamber will earn funds based on the total weight of the gently worn, used and new pairs of shoes collected. Those dollars raised will benefit the ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release