The St. Vincent College education department will welcome Dr. Stephanie M. Romero, founder of Awaken Pittsburgh, for a lecture titled “Mindfulness in the Classroom” on Wednesday, March 11, in the Robert S. Carey Performing Arts Center on St, Vincent’s Unity Township campus.
Kellee Van Aken, Ph.D., associate professor of theatre and chair of the theatre and dance department at Seton Hill University, has been appointed dean of the School of Visual and Performing Arts, Seton Hill President Mary C. Finger, Ed.D., has announced.
The Foster and Muriel McCarl Coverlet Gallery at St. Vincent College continues its History Dinner Theater series at 6 p.m. Friday, March 6, when it will present “African-American Soldiers and the American Revolution” in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Unity Township campus.
Pitt-Greensburg’s Written/Spoken Series welcomes acclaimed fiction authors Sarah Elaine Smith and Dave Newman 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, in Powers Hall 100. The readings are free and open to the public.
From Feb. 7-9, St. Vincent College Campus Ministry held the 2020 IGNITE Retreat at Antiochian Village in Fairfield Township. The 75 students who participated were granted the opportunity to organize the retreat and also actively participated by delivering most of the talks and reflections. Alongside the students, talks were also delivered by the Rev. Killian Loch, OSB, director of Campus Ministry; the Rev. Canice McMullen, OSB, assistant director of Campus Ministry; Brother Barnabas O’Reilly, OSB, and Brother Cassian Edwards, OSB., assistants to the director of Campus Ministry; Dr. Daniele Acara, professor of mathematics, and Lenore Popp, SPO Missionary. A photo gallery from the retreat, courtesy of St. Vincent College senior Jimmy Rosa, is available online at https://bit.ly/2uChNqp.
The Seton Hill University Theatre and Dance Program will present “The Rivals,” written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan and directed andadapted by Steven Wilson, Feb. 21 to 29 in the William Granger Ryan Theatre, Performing Arts Center, 100 Harrison Ave., Greensburg.
More than 700 St. Francis University students made one of the fall 2019 honors lists: president’s or dean’s, the Loretto campus reported Thursday.
The Harvard Glee Club, the oldest collegiate chorus in the U.S., will present a free concert 7:30 p.m. Monday, March 16, in the historic St. Vincent Basilica, Unity Township.
The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg welcomes Elizabeth Lins Shoenfelt, coloratura soprano, and Fred Dade, pianist, for the next performance in the Joan Chambers Concert Series on Friday, Feb. 14, Pitt-Greensburg announced Thursday.
Samantha Kline of Greensburg is one of 517 students named to Denison University’s 2019 fall semester dean’s list by Provost Kim Coplin, the Granville, Ohio, campus reported Thursday.
Genevieve Shultz of Ligonier has been named to Purchase College’s dean’s list for the fall 2019 semester, the Purchase, New York, campus reported Thursday. Shultz is studying dance.
St. Vincent College President the Rev. Paul R. Taylor, OSB, announced that Gateway High School senior Tadeusz Horomanski has been awarded a four-year, full-tuition scholarship as a winner of St. Vincent’s 39th annual Wimmer Scholarship Competition.
Breanna Florido of Greensburg was named to the University of South Carolina Aiken president’s list for fall 2019, the Aiken campus reported Tuesday.
The St. Vincent College Players will present four performances of the musical fantasy “Into the Woods” 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, Feb. 20-22, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23. The performances will take place in the Performing Arts Center of the Robert S. Carey Student Center on SVC’s Unity Township campus.