SFU’S Got Talent 2017 Lights Up JFK

February 14, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

The JFK auditorium stage lit up Feb. 3 for the first show of SFU’s Got Talent 2017. Between musical acts, dancers, comedians and even a group of glow-in-the-dark stick figures, the show was a great success. A record-breaking 14 acts competed for the title of SFU’s Most Talented Student and the ...

NEC ‘Money War’ being waged

McKinley Baptiste, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Sports

There is a “war” going on in the Saint Francis athletics department, but it’s not what you might be thinking. Red Flash athletics is participating in the Northeast Conference’s annual “Money War” to raising funds for the Children’s Cancer Recovery Foundation. The University has participated...

SFU Hosts Chinese New Year Celebration

SFU Hosts Chinese New Year Celebration

Yu Zhou, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

SFU’s Office of International Student Programs hosted a Chinese New Year celebration for students and faculty on Jan. 28 in Schwab Hall. After a morning of traditional Chinese food preparation—which included dumplings, beef with opinions and pepper, fried rice, and more—guests began arriving...

SFU’s Annual Blanket Drive Underway

SFU’s Annual Blanket Drive Underway

Aidan Sweeney, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

SFU’s annual blanket drive to help needy area families with young children and infants kicked off recently. Blankets can be dropped off between Jan. 16 and March 17 at the main entrance to Scotus Hall. Blankets must be handmade and must come from a smoke-free environment. The blankets, which...

SFU throws first SnoBall Feb. 11

SFU throws first SnoBall Feb. 11

Christian McFadden, Staff writer
February 3, 2017
Filed under Campus Life

Saint Francis and the University’s Student Nursing Organization will host its first-ever winter formal on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the JFK Student Center. “The SnoBall event is a chance for students to get dressed up in the winter for a formal sit-down dinner and dance with your date or friends,”...

COMM Students Report on Tuition Costs, Football Success and Christmas Fundraiser

COMM Students Report on Tuition Costs, Football Success and Christmas Fundraiser

November 16, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Video

Students in "Broadcast News and Public Affairs," a course taught by Communications faculty member Donna Menis, have produced internet news reports on a number of different topics this semester. In the news package below, Kyasia Duling, Zach Salek and Amanda Schiavo report on the cost of tuition at...

Musical Godspell to Debut in November

Musical Godspell to Debut in November

Emma Catalano, Staff writer
October 10, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

The Saint Francis Theater Department will perform Godspell as its Fall Musical this November. The former Broadway hit illustrates the events of the Gospel according to Matthew, following Jesus’ ministry and his interactions with his disciples during his time on Earth. Visiting Assistant Professo...

Annual Involvement Fair held in JFK

Annual Involvement Fair held in JFK

Emma Catalano, Staff writer
September 14, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Showcase

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...

Annual Involvement Fair held in JFK

Emma Catalano, Staff writer
September 14, 2016
Filed under Campus Life

SFU’s annual Involvement Fair was held August 31 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in the JFK Lounge. Facilities and Events Coordinator Lori Schrift was in charge of coordinating and planning the Involvement Fair. “It’s one-stop shopping for all your club and organization needs,” said Schrift....

Red Radio Podcast Center

Red Radio Podcast Center

Red Radio
April 27, 2016
Filed under Campus Life

Red Radio - Saint Francis' audio source for music, news and commentary - has partnered with the Troubadour.  Visit the "Red Radio Podcast Center" to tune into your favorite music, find out about campus happenings, and listen to the Red Radio Team's latest musings. https://soundcloud.com/sam-kimmel-391227014/do-you-like-that-3 Red...

Spring Fest Has Arrived!

Spring Fest Has Arrived!

Christi Villareale, Contributing writer
April 20, 2016
Filed under Campus Life

What do a wing-off, a carnival and SubZero ice cream all have in common? They’re all part of Saint Francis’ 2016 Spring Fest! The event is scheduled for April 20-23. SFU’s Student Activities Organization (SAO) has a wide variety of events scheduled to pique any student’s interests. The...

Psychology Club Hosts Film Viewing, Discussion

Dominick Palguta, Contributing writer
April 15, 2016
Filed under Campus Life, Uncategorized

Inside Out, a Golden Globe Award-winning animated film, takes an inward approach to understanding our mental processes by providing characters to replicate four basic human emotions—fear, joy, sadness and anger. SFU students viewed the film earlier this month and then conducted a brief discussi...

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