The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee to be presented by the Fine Arts Department

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee to be presented by the Fine Arts Department

Kaitlyn Kitchen, Staff Writer, Copy Editor
November 9, 2017
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From November 9-11 at 7:30 p.m. in the JFK Auditorium, the Department of Fine Arts will present the musical The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. There will also be a 2 p.m. matinee show on November 11. This award-winning musical comedy presents the story of a group of middle school students...

Homecoming Photo Gallery

Homecoming Photo Gallery

Anna Baughman, Editor
November 6, 2017
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Both men’s, women’s basketball teams tabbed to win NEC

Both men’s, women’s basketball teams tabbed to win NEC

Teresa Narduzzi, Staff writer
November 5, 2017
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For the first time in Red Flash history, both the men’s and women’s basketball programs are ranked No. 1 in the Northeast Conference preseason coaches’ poll. The SFU men’s team finished the 2016-17 season with a 17-17 record.  Sophomore guard Keith Braxton from Glassboro, New Jersey, and...

Meatball Mistake

Meatball Mistake

Payton Huber, Staff Writer
November 2, 2017
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On October 24th, 2017, an email went out to a select few students regarding the theme for an on campus dance, The Student Nursing Organization (SNO) Ball. Unfortunately, an error made in a response to this email, causing a school-wide commentary on dance themes, with a particular interest in a discu...

Becoming that someone: Clint Hurdle brings inspiring words to SFU

Becoming that someone: Clint Hurdle brings inspiring words to SFU

Kaitlyn Kitchen, Staff writer & copy editor
October 22, 2017
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Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle spoke to Saint Francis University about working through adversity and challenges in pursuing his journey of "becoming that someone" every day. SFU’s Shields School of Business brought Hurdle to campus October 12 as the 2017 keynote speaker for the Dr. Zanzuccki...

SFU Humans: Monica and Anna Lohmann

SFU Humans: Monica and Anna Lohmann

Teresa Narduzzi
October 19, 2017
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When searching for a college, two identical sisters were intrigued by the six-year Physical Therapy program at a small Catholic campus in a little town among the mountains of Pennsylvania. Now sophomores, Monica and Anna Lohmann are thriving as PT students and Division 1 track sprinters at Saint Francis...

SFU Humans: Urska Medvesek

SFU Humans: Urska Medvesek

Teresa Narduzzi
October 11, 2017
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Urska Medvesek’s first time eating macaroni and cheese was from the kitchen of Torvian. Her first time in the United States of America was a little over a month ago. Medvesek, a European native, came to Saint Francis University from Maribar, Slovenia, to receive a U.S. college education in Strategic...

Multicultural Fest Photos

Multicultural Fest Photos

Olivia Ford
October 4, 2017
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SFU Humans: Randall Frye

SFU Humans: Randall Frye

Teresa Narduzzi
October 2, 2017
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SFU Member: Randall Frye Major: Public Administration and Business Management Year of Graduation:  2018 Randall Frye was submerged in SFU culture since he was a small child. His first memory at Saint Francis was around the age of four when his father Dr. Randy Frye, Dean of the SFU School ...

Red Flash Men’s Basketball approaching an exciting season

Red Flash Men’s Basketball approaching an exciting season

Deon Baker
October 2, 2017
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With a traumatic ending to the season last year, which was one of the best seasons in over 20 years, the Red Flash men’s basketball team is very excited to get started this season, especially after holding the first home playoff game in 26 years. The Red Flash made it to the NEC Championship game for the first...

Survey suggests majority of SFU students disapprove of anthem protests at NFL games

Survey suggests majority of SFU students disapprove of anthem protests at NFL games

Zach Salek
September 27, 2017
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Shortly before the debate over players’ national anthem protests prior to NFL games exploded onto the national scene, Saint Francis students weighed in regarding their thoughts on this form of public dissent. In a mid-September survey on football-related issues conducted by Saint Francis students...

Survey reveals mixed feelings among Saint Francis students regarding symbols of Southern Confederacy

Survey reveals mixed feelings among Saint Francis students regarding symbols of Southern Confederacy

Shelby Bowen, Staff writer
September 20, 2017
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Charlottesville, Virginia, was the site of one of the largest white supremacist protests in recent history on Aug. 12.  The protest turned violent when white nationalists clashed with counter-protesters.  Two people were killed and more than 30 were injured. White nationalists and their supporters...

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