A gift that came last July for Cal U’s department of music and theatre will be a special holiday treat for many right before Thanksgiving.
Aislinn Lowry of Greensburg is performing as a member of the cast in Youngstown State University Theatre’s production of “Cabaret,” the Tony- and Oscar-winning musical that explores the dark and tumultuous times of pre-World War II Germany, the Youngstown, Ohio, campus reported Thursday.
Friction between the United States and China in politics, security, and trade affect the global community and influence the lives of every American. To encourage wider discussion of how Americans are being affected, leading political commentator George Stephanopoulos will host a special nationwide CHINA Town Hall conversation about key issues, risks and opportunities in the Sino-American relationship, on Nov. 18, presented by the National Committee on U.S.-China Relations.
The National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education and the Office of Campus Ministry at Seton Hill University will hold the annual Kristallnacht Remembrance Interfaith Service on Tuesday, Nov. 12.
Josh Kennedy of Latrobe is among more than 660 students who earned named scholarships at Baldwin Wallace University this fall, the Berea, Ohio, campus reported Friday.
Seton Hill University made an estimated $116.8 million impact on the Pennsylvania economy and produced more than 1,000 jobs in 2018, according to a study released by the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania.
The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg will host a weeklong series of events in observance of Veterans Week 2019, set for Monday, Nov. 11, through Friday, Nov. 15.
Registration is underway for the ServSafe Food Safety Manager course to be conducted by Penn State Extension at its Westmoreland County office, 214 Donohoe Road, Suite E, east of Greensburg, on Dec. 3 (9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) and Dec. 10 (9 a.m.-noon).
Four St. Vincent College students will be awarded Veterans Scholarships at a special Mass to commemorate military veterans 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 8, in the Mary, Mother of Wisdom Chapel in the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the Unity Township campus.
A pair of St. Vincent College ROTC cadets received the surprise of a lifetime when they were awarded full-tuition scholarships in front of more than 62,000 fans during the Nov. 3 football game between the Pittsburgh Steelers and the visiting Indianapolis Colts at Heinz Field, the Unity Township campus announced Tuesday afternoon.
“The Chefs’ Table,” held by Westmoreland County Community College’s Educational Foundation, attracted a sell-out crowd for its Bohemian Marketplace-themed fundraising fete Sunday, Nov. 3, at the college's Youngwood campus.
The 48th season of the St. Vincent College Concert Series will continue on Saturday, Nov. 9, with a 7 p.m. performance by violinist Benjamin Baker and pianist Daniel Lebhardt in the Performing Arts Center in the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the Unity Township campus.
Grace Binkey of Latrobe, a member of the University of Findlay’s Marching Oiler Brass, recently performed in a concert, “Sounds of the Stadium,” the Findlay, Ohio, campus reported Monday.
Dr. Dana Winters, assistant professor of child and family studies and director of Simple Interactions and academic programming at the Fred Rogers Center at St. Vincent College, is spending the week of Nov. 4 in Helsinki, Finland, where she will present to a number of different constituencies of educators from across the world.
Dr. Janet Franicola, assistant professor of education and assistant chair of the Department of Education at St. Vincent College, was named the Teacher Educator of the Year by the Pennsylvania Association of Colleges and Teacher Educators (PAC-TE) at the association’s fall conference Oct. 17 in Harrisburg.
The Center for Political and Economic Thought of St. Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government will host a presentation by West Virginia University professor Dr. Brad Humphreys 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the Unity Township campus.
The St. Vincent College Title IX office and department of athletics will welcome filmmaker and director Nancy Schwartzman for a screening and panel discussion of the award-winning documentary “Roll Red Roll” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 5, in the Performing Arts Center of the Robert S. Carey Student Center on the Unity Township campus.
The Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill, Greensburg, Thursday announced the installation of the congregation’s 2019-2024 General Council, elected during General Chapter meetings held at the sisters’ motherhouse, Caritas Christi, last July.