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2015-07-27 true Brother Shamus kicked off his 2015 charity bicycle ride, “Returning to Our Roots," as he departed from Pittsburgh on July 27. And he’s off! Brother Shamus kicked off his 2015 charity bicycle ride, “Returning to Our Roots,” this morning. Starting in Pittsburgh, he will travel 55
2015-07-21 false This week, Brother Shamus was featured on Kaleidoscope The Series to talk about his upcoming charity bicycle ride to benefit the Dorothy Day Outreach Center on campus. Fast forward to 8 minutes to see Brother Shamus talk about his charity ride! Over the next couple of
Held in conjunction with the Dorothy Day Outreach Center's Summer Tag Sale, Tag Sale x Two will offer new, used, unusual and antique items which dressed the stage when STAR Productions mounted plays at the JFK Center on campus.
On Saturday, July 25 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., not the
2015-07-24 true Who wrote “Tree Huggers, Tree Cutters, and the Challenge of Pope Francis?” Who traveled to Honolulu, Hawaii? Who is directing the assembly of nanoparticles? Who attended a conference with over 500 national and international scientists? Find out here! Who wrote “Tree Huggers, Tree Cutte
2015-07-13 true The Small Business Development Center at Saint Francis University is seeking nominations for its annual Small Business awards to be presented at a luncheon on October 15. The Saint Francis University Small Business Development Center is seeking nominations for its annual Small Busines
Nine individuals and one team will be enshrined into the SFU Athletics Hall of Fame during its weekend ceremony on August 8.
Saint Francis University President Fr. Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R., Ph.D. and Director of Athletics Bob Krimmel have announced that nine individuals and o
2015-07-01 true The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) today announced that work will begin on Wednesday, July 1 on a project to resurface approximately 6.2 miles of Route 1005 and Route 1001 (Manor Drive) resurfacing project in Cresson and Allegheny townships, and Cresson and Loretto
Dr. Julie Barris, Director of Career Services and Adult Degree Continuing Studies Associate Dean, was honored by the Cambria County commissioners on June 25 for her work in developing a curriculum for leadership classes used by the county.
Dr. Julie Barris (second from left) pic
2015-06-02 true Students traveled to the Christian School for the Deaf in Jamaica at the end of May as part of the American Sign Language (ASL) Immersion experience. Students traveled to the Christian School for the Deaf in Jamaica at the end of May as part of the American Sign Language (ASL) Immersio
2015-06-19 true Senior nursing major Allie Lingenfelter was recently awarded an $8,000 scholarship from UPMC Bedford. Saint Francis University senior Allie Lingenfelter, the recipient of the Dr. Bert and Lucille Wiley Memorial Health Professions Scholarship, with Paula Thomas, CNO and vice presi
2015-07-16 true Register by July 31 for the 3rd annual Brother Shamus Shuffle to receive your Brother Shamus Shuffle t-shirt and a light lunch! Registrations are open for the 3rd annual Brother Shamus Shuffle to be held on Sat., Aug. 22 at the Memorial Field Pavilion in Ebensburg. Register
2015-06-18 true Who visited Saint Francis University from Germany, and why? Which program received a ten-year accreditation status? How many students made Dean’s List for the Spring 2015 semester? Who hiked the Path of the Johnstown Flood? Find out here! Who visited Saint Francis University from Ge
2015-06-16 true Saint Francis is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 Dean's List. To achieve Dean's List honors at Saint Francis, a student must be an undergraduate, have full-time status, and must attain a quality point average of at least 3.5 for the given semester. Saint Francis is
2015-06-16 true The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) recently awarded Saint Francis University a $38,338 grant to support the PCLB’s mission to prevent underage alcohol consumption and alcohol abuse. The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB) recently awarded Saint Francis University a
Congratulations to the Greeks at Saint Francis University for their best academic semester, with the highest average GPA ever!
The Greeks at Saint Francis University have had their best academic semester yet, with the highest average GPA ever!
Known for t
2015-05-26 true Please enjoy photos and videos from the 2015 Commencement Ceremonies Saint Francis University celebrated its 164th Commencement on May 10, 2015. This year, the university conferred degrees upon 766 students (380 undergraduate and 386 graduate recipients) many of whom attended comm
2015-06-15 true For the third year in a row, The Pittsburgh Business Times named Saint Francis University one of the "Healthiest Employers in Western Pennsylvania." For the third year in a row, The Pittsburgh Business Times named Saint Francis University one of the "Healthiest Employers
2015-06-10 true Nursing students Mary Palko and Chelsea Elsasser were recently named the recipients of the Portiuncula Foundation's annual memorial scholarships. Scholarship recipients Mary Palko and Chelsea Elsasser with Sr. Marlene Klein, executive director of the Portiuncula Foundatioin (center)
2015-06-09 true The 16th annual Trail Hike was held on June 6 at the Path of the Flood trail, a trail that follows the watercourse of the floodwaters that surged into Johnstown in 1889, killing more than 2,000 people. The group takes a selfie in front of the Staple Bend Tunnel, the first railroad
2015-02-17 true Saint Francis is pleased to announce the Fall 2014 Dean's List. To achieve Dean's List honors at Saint Francis, a student must be an undergraduate, have full-time status, and must attain a quality point average of at least 3.5 for the given semester. Saint Francis is pleased to announce
2015-06-03 true Saint Francis University is rolling out the welcome mat for prospective students and their families during 2015-2016 academic year with two great visit options: open houses and individual weekday visits. Saint Francis University is rolling out the welcome mat for prospec
2015-06-02 true On May 30, Saint Francis graduate, Br. Zach Burns, T.O.R., became a vowed friar of the Province of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus. From left: Fr. Jonathan St. Andre, T.O.R. (cross county chaplain); Br. Zach Burns, T.O.R. (graduate); Fr. Richard Davis, T.O.R. (Provincial); and F
2015-05-28 true Who was lead in an edgy play debuted in Pittsburgh? Who will be attending an international seminar in Israel for training in Holocaust studies? What Hollywood star was invited to the area by the Science Outreach Center? Where have some of our students and faculty traveled to this summer to
The Saint Francis University student-athletes finished another semester with a GPA over the 3.0 mark, making it the 33rd consecutive semester over a 16-and-a-half year span.
The department’s overall GPA of 3.249 during the spring 2015 semester is the highest since prior to the 2
2015-04-28 true Saint Francis University President Fr. Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R.,Ph.D, is pleased to announce the names of those who will provide Commencement addresses during universities 163rd Commencement exercises on Sunday, May 10. Saint Francis University will hold its 163rd Commencement exer
Saint Francis University has announced the speakers for the Commencement exercises on Sunday, May 11, on the Loretto campus in the Stokes Athletics Center.
Saint Francis University will hold Commencement exercises on Sunday, May 11, on the Loretto campus in the Stokes Athletics Center. T
Saint Francis University Dining Services hosted its annual Employee Appreciation Picnic on Thursday, May 21.
To celebrate the start of summer, Saint Francis University Dining Services hosted its annual Employee Appreciation Picnic on Thursday, May 21. Employees from all departmen
2015-05-14 true The Science Outreach Center is sponsoring the first-ever “Quantum Quest Fest,” featuring nationally-known science writer, director and producer Dr. Harry Kloor, Ph.D, Ph.D. Q: What one can do with a graduate degree in science? A: Become a movie director and producer in Ho
Check out the SFU R.O.C.K. program in this segment of Kaleidoscope: The Series .
SFU's Rural Outreach Chemistry for Kids (ROCK) program is commemorating its 20th anniversary this year. To celebrate, student directors Chris Evans and Sabrina Blake demonstrated a few science experiments
2015-05-14 true The University celebrated the end of another successful year with the annual Community Development Week. One of the many events taking place this week was the Chili Cook-Off, in which faculty, staff and administration were able to cook-up their best chili recipe to share with everyone. Find
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2015-08-22 2015-08-22 8 a.m. - registration 9 a.m. - cyclers depart 9:15 a.m. - runners depart 9:30 a.m. - walkers depart Ghost Town Trail, Ebensburg 472-3004 or 472-3150 true The Saint Francis University Social Committee will sponsor the 3rd annual Brother Shamus Shuffle
2015-08-19 2015-08-23 International students arrive on August 19. Domestic students check-in on August 20 by assigned times. firstname.lastname@example.org true Welcome class of 2019! Check-in lasts from 9:00 am until 3:30 pm All roads lead to Loretto! Welcome to
2015-08-08 2015-08-08 false The Dorothy Day Outreach Center will hold its first Wine Tasting Event on August 8. Help the Dorothy Day Outreach Center raise much needed funds for those struggling financially in our local community while enjoying some fellowship at
2015-07-26 2015-08-08 Pittsburgh to New York City 814-472-2765 email@example.com http://francis.edu/brother-shamus-charity-ride true Brother Shamus will kick-off his annual charity bicycle ride, "Returning to Our Roots," on Sunday July 26. Brother Shamus is gea
2015-08-07 2015-08-07 https://francis.edu/visit-us/ true Meet your own personal academic counselor and the enrollment team. Learn more about our academic programs and campus life during our Academic & Co-Curricular Opportunities Fair, a walking tour of campus, and pres
2015-10-29 2015-10-31 Loretto, Pa. true Homecoming weekend is a great time to reconnect with SFU. Our annual Homecoming celebration has transitioned from a "Major Weekend" to more like a "Major Week" with nearly an entire week's worth of events, performances and great act
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