Annual Involvement Fair held in JFK

Emma Catalano, Staff writer

More than 80 clubs and organizations recruited new members at SFU’s annual Involvement Fair, held August 31 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the JFK Lounge. “It's one-stop shopping for all your club and organization needs," said Facilities and Events Coordinator Lori Schrift, who was in charge of...  Read More »

September 14, 2016 • 0 comments

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Annual Involvement Fair held in JFK

September 14, 2016

SFU’s annual Involvement Fair was held August 31 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the JFK Lounge. Facilities...  Read More »

Red Radio Podcast Center

April 27, 2016

Red Radio - Saint Francis' audio source for music, news and commentary - has partnered with the Troubadour. ...  Read More »

Spring Fest Has Arrived!

April 20, 2016

What do a wing-off, a carnival and SubZero ice cream all have in common? They’re all part of Saint...  Read More »

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Opening Mass held on the mall

Emma Catalano, Staff writer

The new semester was ushered in on with the Mass of the Holy Spirit on August 23, celebrated by Rev. Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R., President of Saint Francis University. “The purpose of the Mass of the Holy Spirit is so that we can pray for the outpouring of the Holy Spirit to guide us during the...  Read More »

September 2, 2016 • 0 comments

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Exorcising Catholic Priest Stereotypes

Matt Fraley

  The Altoona-Johnstown diocese has been dealing with multiple tragedies recently: various sexual abuse scandals and cover-ups from several leaders in the church. Unfortunately, the stereotype that Catholic priests everywhere are pedophiles and child abusers has resurfaced. This stereotype...  Read More »

April 25, 2016 • 0 comments

Commentary: Frustration Among Some Commuter Students

Shelby Bowen and Emma Catalano, Contributing Writers

I am homeless. I live on the streets of a place named in honor of a holy man named Francis. Every morning, I have to wake up, get dressed, gather my things, and pray that my car will start. After a jerky ride and frantic search for a parking spot, I arrive to my first class. Do I have money for br...  Read More »

November 20, 2015 • 0 comments

Commentary: Church and State and National Politics, Part 2

Matt Fraley, Contributing Writer

Note: This is the second in a two-part editorial examining the Catholic candidates seeking the presidency in 2016. This list includes Republicans Jeb Bush, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal, George Pataki, Marco Rubio and Rick Santorum and Democrat Martin O'Malley. The Catholic Church, and Pope Francis ...  Read More »

November 19, 2015 • 0 comments

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Greek Life Recruitment Kickoff Brings Campus Together

Sam Kimmel, Staff writer

The beginning of a new school year means the start of Greek Life recruitment season yet again. Wednesday night, JFK Student Center held its “Greek Meet and Greet” event...  Read More »

September 2, 2016 • 0 comments

  • Fraternities, Sororities showcase talents April 13, 2016
  • Tau Kappa Epsilon’s Polar Bear Swim raises money for St. Jude’s March 16, 2016
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Scenes from the finals

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April 25, 2016 • 0 comments

Upset of Penn State puts men’s volleyball on brink of first EIVA title

The Saint Francis University men’s volleyball team pulled off one of the great victories in Red Flash sports history with a playoff upset of Penn State University in four sets Thursday. Penn State had won 17 consecutive Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (EIVA) titles before the Flash...  Read More »

April 22, 2016 • 0 comments

Football Team Wraps Up Spring Drills with Red-White Game

Erik Walker, Contributing Writer

The Red Flash football team hosted its spring game on April 15 at DeGol Field, with the Red Team posting a 14-12 win over the White squad. Sophomore running back Byron Johnson was one of the standouts for the Red Team, rushing for 104 yards on seven carries, including a 65-yard burst. “The offensive...  Read More »

April 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Lift for Life, 5K Run Scheduled for Saturday

April 21, 2016

Flash Cheerleading Squad Places Seventh at National Event

April 21, 2016

Robinson Fruchtl Named Saint Francis Director of Athletics

April 21, 2016

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