Levitin to speak as part of Zanzuccki Lecture Series

Mason Weir, Reporter
September 28, 2014
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Saint Francis’ School of Business will welcome neuroscientist and bestselling author Daniel Levitin to JFK Auditorium on Oct. 2 as part of the Dr. Albert A. Zanzuccki Endowed Chair in the School of Business Distinguished Lecture Series. His presentation, titled “Leadership and Value in the Age...

Constitution Day celebrated last week

Constitution Day celebrated last week

Matt Crawford, Reporter
September 23, 2014
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Saint Francis celebrated Constitution Day last week with a series of events aimed to inform and inspire students about government. The event itself is centered around that historic day in 1787 when the U.S. Constitution was ratified in Philadelphia. “It gets people thinking about it,” said...

Study Abroad Update

Study Abroad Update

September 17, 2014
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During an excursion to the city of Albi, the semester in France students visited Town Hall and met with the deputy mayor.  Two Saint Francis University students were selected to be deputized as official representatives of the city of Albi.  This was an exciting time for students Jennifer Van and Derek...

Over 30 schools set to attend grad school fair

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
September 10, 2014
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Career Services and Saint Francis University Center for the Study of Government and Law is excited to announce the date of its annual Fall Graduate and Professional School Fair. The event will take place September 25, from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. in the JFK Lounge and is sponsored by Penn State Law. Over...

Team IMPACT benefits all

Team IMPACT benefits all

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
April 29, 2014
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Saint Francis University Athletics teamed up with Team IMPACT this semester. Team IMPACT is an organization that provides children who suffer from chronicle diseases the opportunity to become a part of a college sports team. Not only does the child become a part of the athletic team, but the athletic...

TKE plunges into Lake Saint Francis

TKE plunges into Lake Saint Francis

Alanna Figula, Reporter
April 27, 2014
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The Brothers of Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) endured the vicious Loretto winter cold to help raise money for their philanthropy, St. Jude’s Children Hospital with their 8th Annual Polar Bear Swim. TKE took on Lake Saint Francis and jumped into the freezing water as their audience watched. Co-Coordinators Nick Rittl...

Speaker presents on New Evangelization

Speaker presents on New Evangelization

Maria Kline, Reporter
April 24, 2014
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Dr. Scott Hahn, national speaker, author and professor, spoke at Saint Francis University. The presentation was focused on the Eucharist and the New Evangelization. Father Michael Tinker, a Campus Minister at Saint Francis University, introduced Hahn, saying that he has been evangelizing the nation...

Issue of food insecurity must be addressed

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
April 24, 2014
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American citizens are faced with the problem of “food insecurity.” Food insecurity is the struggle to put food on the table; living paycheck to paycheck.   Millions of people in the United States are suffering from food insecurity. The United States Department of Agriculture USDA reported...

Mr. SFU Pageant supports Zack Hinish Foundation

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Reporter
April 19, 2014
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Saint Francis University Athletics hosted the third annual Mr. SFU Pageant which benefits the Zack Hinish Foundation. The Zack Hinish Foundation is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of children, especially children who are dealing with physical or cognitive disabilities. Mr. SFU is a ...

2014 Greek Week champions named

2014 Greek Week champions named
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Juwaan Bellamy, Reporter
April 19, 2014
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The clash of the Olympians took place this past week in Loretto, Pa. Greek Week of 2014 proved to be a huge success for the fraternities and sororities of Saint Francis. “Greek week demonstrates how fraternities and sororities can work together with creativity and athleticism,” said Cedric ...

Job fair provides diverse employment opportunities

Job fair provides diverse employment opportunities

Dave Budash, Reporter
April 16, 2014
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Saint Francis’ Career Services Office joined together with Mount Aloysius College’s Career Development Department and the Southcentral Pennsylvania Area Health Education Center to coordinate the 2014 Job/Internship Fair Extravaganza (JIFE). Seventy-nine different organizations participated in the event. “...

Fast start for Red Flash Softball Squad

Erik Walker, Reporter
April 16, 2014
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The Saint Francis softball team has gotten off to one of its best starts in school history.  The team is currently 19-11 and 2-0 in the Northeast Conference.  On April 2, in the first game of a doubleheader at Penn State, the team posted one of its biggest upset victories in recent memory, defe...

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