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2014-12-11 true It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Saint Francis University. Read, or sing, the Christmas song, "It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at SFU," and find out how Christmas spirit is vibrant on the campus! View pictures of Christmas spirit around campus . I
2014-12-11 true Who presented at an association meeting in Canada? What great new study abroad opportunity is available for students? Who hosted the Sensitive Santa event? Find out here! Who presented at an association meeting in Canada? What great new study abroad opportunity is available for
2014-12-10 true The Saint Francis University Dorothy Day Center has added “Outreach” to its name to better reflect its ministry and its mission of community assistance. The Dorothy Day Outreach Center’s Angel Tree sleigh is quickly filling up with holiday gifts for local children in need. The Cen
2014-12-09 true Saint Francis University’s 2014 nursing graduates exceeded both the state and national averages on the National Council Licensure Examinations for Registered Nurses, achieving a perfect pass rate. The 2014 Saint Francis University nursing graduates include Heather Eckenrode, E
2014-12-09 true Brother Shamus McGrenra '72, T.O.R., exceeded his annual charity ride goal of $30,000, raising a total of $32,168.51 for the Dorothy Day Outreach Center. http://francis.edu/brother-shamus-charity-ride/ 0 No
2014-12-05 true Micahel and Aaron McGuire performed an original ballad for Saint Francis University president Fr. Malachi Van Tassell. The first public performance of the song will take place at the dedication of the forthcoming Captain Michael McGuire Memorial Park in the spring. For a brief cli
2014-12-03 true The faculty and staff team and the Phi Kappa Theta fraternity raised approximately $1,500 for cancer and mental health research through Movember initiatives. Members of the faculty and staff team and the Phi Kappa Theta fraternity show off their Movember moustachery. Movem
2014-12-03 true Who is wrapping Christmas presents, and when? Who was Mr. Movember? How much money was raised by the "We Fast So They Can Drink!" team? What Science Day records were broken? Find out here! Who is wrapping Christmas presents, and when? Who was Mr. Movember? How much money w
2014-12-03 true Saint Francis University has been designated a 2015 STEM Jobs SM Approved College because of its responsiveness and relevance to high demand, high growth STEM occupations. A Saint Francis University student dives in the marine biology aquarium, located in the Science Center on
2014-11-26 true More than 500 area high school students visited the Saint Francis University campus on Tuesday, November 25 for the 21st annual Science Day, during which they attended topical sessions and competed in the Science Bowl. View more Science Day photos here . Northern
2014-11-25 true Saint Francis University has joined the Jed & Clinton Health Matters Campus Program, which is designed to help colleges and universities assess and enhance mental health, substance abuse, and suicide prevention programming. Saint Francis University is among the fi
2014-01-15 true Two Windber High School students were awarded first prize in Saint Francis University’s inaugural High School Video Challenge contest. Seniors Erik Blasic and Jay Shaffer produced the winning entry entitled “Water Pollution.” They will receive $500 in cash.   Two Windber High Schoo
Thirteen students, completing the immersion required of their minor, and two co-directors attended the 2014 Passages Deaf Freedom Cruise (DFC), without their voices. This was the second Deaf Freedom Cruise attended by Saint Francis University.
View more pictures from the DFC here
2014-11-19 true Who judged the Poetry Out Loud competition at an area high school? Which student group received a high score at the SEA competition? Which faculty member received an Academic Educator Award? Who was inducted into a national honor society? Find out here! Who judged the Poetry Out
Saint Francis University is offering six four-week Adult Degree & Continuing Studies courses over the upcoming winter break.
Saint Francis University is offering six four-week Adult Degree & Continuing Studies courses over the upcoming winter break. The online courses, whi
2014-11-03 true Saint Francis University President Fr. Malachi Van Tassel, TOR, returned to his alma mater, Franciscan University of Steubenville recently to speak on the topic of Servant Leadership. “The Lord Gave Me Brothers: Reflections on the Call to Serve” Saint Francis Uni
More than 50 student research projects,on a wide array of topics, were presented during the Fourth Annual Saint Francis University Student Research Day on Thursday, November 13. The event allowed the chance for the University community to become familiar with the unique and interesting work
2014-11-12 true Two area families announced on Veterans Day that they are donating collections of historical significance relating to World War II to Saint Francis University. Two area families announced on Veterans Day that they are donating collections of historical significance relati
2014-11-06 false Saint Francis University is pleased to announce that the following students have received Academic Honors in Continuing Studies. Saint Francis University is pleased to announce that the following students have received Academic Honors in Continuing Studies: Sylvia Bintrim, Non-Degr
2014-11-11 true Scenes from the Veterans Day 2014 Wreath Laying Ceremony on campus View more photos here. 0 No
2014-10-15 true Dimples, Inc., a company founded by two Saint Francis University alums with ongoing support by various members of the university community, is one of 26 startups within reach of more than $1.75 million in cash grants from MassChallenge, the world's largest startup accelerator. Dimp
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Last week, in celebration of Batman’s 75th birthday, Saint Francis University hosted BatFlash 2014 , a week-long event featuring “Real-Life Batman” Lenny B. Robinson . The highlight of the event included a parade around the campus
The ASL 112 class decided to do a Flash Mob of 54 students in Torvian Dining Hall to warm up for their Sign Jam with Rodney Watson on Oct 14!
2014-11-13 true What is it like to be an elf at Macy’s Department Store in NYC? Who presented on "Evolving Natural Sanctuaries in Animated Disney Films?" Which faculty members led walking tours of Willa Cather’s downtown Pittsburgh at the Modernist Studies Association Conference? Find out here!
2014-11-04 false Who is going to be on jeopardy tomorrow? Who published the new book Hitler’s Enabler? Who started a Flash mob in Torvian? Which students received temporary sainthood in the Candlelight Saints tour? Who celebrated “The Sweet Side of Chemistry – Candy” by floating the letters off Skittles and
SFU tudents Nick Lassak, Josh Schall and Sarah Yeager and Professors Kelsey Palmer, William Strosnider, Pedro Muino, and Patricia Fitzgerald are in the middle of their fast (nothing but water) to raise funds for safe water projects in rural Bolivia.
SFU tudents Nick Lass
Saint Francis University has been designated a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media. The Military Friendly® Schools designation is awarded to the top 15 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace military students, and t
The 2nd Annual SFU Multicultural Day festival, sponsored by the School of Arts & Letters, was held on Sept. 26. the festival embraced the rich, diverse and cultural backgrounds of students, faculty and staff at the university.
Scenes from the 2nd Annual Multicultural Fe
2014-10-09 false The Inauguration of Rev. Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R., Ph.D., as the 32nd President of Saint Francis University was held Saturday, October 4, 2014. Welcoming our 32nd President The Inauguration of Rev. Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R., Ph.D., as the 32nd President of Sain
As of September 1, 2014, the Mathematics Department of the School of Science has been hosting Professor Dr. Daniel TIEUDJO, a Fulbright Scholar from the University of Ngaoundere (Cameroon, Africa).
Fulbright Scholar from the University of Ngaoundere
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2014-03-02 2014-03-02 10am 2pm 814-472-3064 email@example.com false Sign Day is a fun introduction to ASL (American Sign Language) for students in grades 1-12. ASL will host a third Sign Day in JFK! Sign Day is a fun introduction to ASL (American Sign Language) for stud
2015-01-22 2015-01-22 11 a.m. 11:55 a.m. Campus Mall 814-472-3328 firstname.lastname@example.org true Saint Francis University will stand up for the unborn at its own March for Life on campus. In 1973, Roe v. Wade, a landmark decision made by the United States Supreme Court, overrode
2015-01-05 2015-01-05 5:30 p.m. 7:30 p.m. John F. Kennedy Student Center 814-472-3021 email@example.com francis.edu/adcs true Saint Francis University will host an Adult Degree & Continuing Studies and Graduate School of Business open house in January. Sain
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2014-12-25 2014-12-25 10 a.m. Immaculate Conception Chapel 814-472-3172 francis.edu/chapel true Details about Christmas Day at Saint Francis University. Christmas spirit has been vibrant around the University as the community awaits the arrival of Christmas
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