Westmoreland County Community College, Youngwood, Thursday afternoon released its dean’s list for the summer 2019 semester, which requires attaining a minimum 3.5 QPA (quality-point average).
The St. Vincent College English department has announced that two of its leading literary entities, Eulalia Books and The Visiting Writers Series, are joining together for the launch of Jeannine Marie Pitas’ translation of Romina Freschi’s “Echo of the Park.”
Registration for the Art Show @Pitt-Greensburg will close Sept. 25, so regional artists still have time to submit their registration and artwork for display during Blue & Gold Celebration 2019 at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg.
Westmoreland County Community College Friday announced its president’s list — students attaining a minimum 4.0 QPA (quality-point average) — for the summer 2019 semester.
Six St. Vincent employees were honored for 25 years of service at a luncheon for all employees at the Fred M. Rogers Center on Sept. 11, hosted by Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, OSB, and the Rev. Paul R. Taylor, OSB, St. Vincent College president.
St. Vincent College will host an information session for prospective nursing and STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) students from 8:30 a.m. — noon on Saturday, Sept. 28.
St. Vincent College has joined JED Campus in support of student well-being and mental health. The program is a nationwide initiative of the Jed Foundation (JED), designed to help schools evaluate and strengthen their mental health, substance misuse and suicide prevention programs and systems to ensure that schools have the strongest possible mental health safety nets.
Seton Hill University’s 25th annual Labor of Love, Saturday of Service, Sept. 7 is bringing together 215 new and returning students, faculty, staff and alumni to perform community service at 21 locations in Westmoreland County.
St. Vincent College this week announced the fall 2019 schedule for public planetarium shows at the Angelo J. Taiani Planetarium and Astronaut Exhibit in the Sis and Herman Dupré Science Pavilion on the Unity Township campus.
Kutztown University Thursday announced 16 student-athletes will represent its women’s cross-country team for the 2019 season, including Macey White of Mount Pleasant.
Seton Hill University will welcome a projected 471 new students for the 2019-20 academic year when classes begin on Monday, Aug. 26. Among the first-year students are the projected 404 freshmen members of the Class of 2023 and 67 transfer students.
Maria Swasy of Blairsville graduated from Clemson University with a doctorate in chemistry, the Clemson, South Carolina, campus reported Tuesday.
Three Westmoreland County baking and pastry arts students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Academy of Culinary Arts are currently completing studies at the academy with professional externships:
California University of Pennsylvania has received a three-year, $1.3 million grant to assist students preparing for careers in fields related to drug addiction policy, prevention and recovery, the California campus announced Thursday.
Wheaton College congratulates 2019 alumna Anni M. Kenyon of Ligonier, who graduated cum laude with a bachelor of arts degree in German and a minor in Christian education and ministry, the Wheaton, Illinois, campus reported Wednesday.
California University of Pennsylvania has a full weekend of events planned as the university welcomes the Class of 2023 and all returning and transfer students for the start of the fall semester Aug. 26.
Once again Mount Aloysius College, Cresson, was notified that it earned recognized as a College of Distinction for the 2019-20 academic year In addition, the Mount Aloysius business, education and nursing majors and Career Development office have also all been singled out for College of Distinction individual program recognition.
Dr. Tina Johnson, St. Vincent College professor of history and director of Chinese studies, has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Scholarly Exchange (CCKF).
Angela Petrosko of Greensburg received a doctor of veterinary medicine degree from Lincoln Memorial University-College of Veterinary Medicine in Harrogate, Tennessee, on May 18, LMU-CVM main campus announced Thursday.
Stephanie Lee Nelson, a June 2009 graduate of Derry Area High School, received her doctorate in psychology from Yeshiva University’s Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology during the 2019 commencement ceremonies in New York City.
WILLIAMSPORT — Seven students in Pennsylvania College of Technology’s emergency medical services/paramedic program, and 25 students in its physician assistant program, are set to be part of the health care team at the 2019 Little League Baseball World Series, just 3 miles from the Penn College campus.