Four Join University’s Board of Trustees

Four Join University’s Board of Trustees

September 2, 2015
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Saint Francis has announced the election of four new members to its Board of Trustees for four-year terms, beginning this fall. The new members are Michael Calandra, president of MarJenn, secretary for Frank Calandra, Inc., vice president of J-Lok Pennsylvania and assistant to the president at Jen...

McGuire Memorial Park Opens

McGuire Memorial Park Opens

September 1, 2015
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Saint Francis and Loretto Borough hosted a dedication ceremony and ribbon cutting for the Captain Michael McGuire Memorial Park on Friday, August 21. In 2011, the borough and University formed a partnership to design and implement the town's first community park. Drawing inspiration from Loretto's...

‘Entrepreneur Magazine’ Editor to Speak on Campus

‘Entrepreneur Magazine’ Editor to Speak on Campus

September 1, 2015
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Amy Cosper, the editor-in-chief of Entrepreneur Magazine and vice president for Entrepreneur Media, Inc., will present “The State of Entrepreneurship in America: Trends and Challenges” at Saint Francis as part of the Dr. Albert A. Zanzuccki Endowed Chair in Business lecture series. She will pre...

August 25, 2015
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Kappies to host charity golf outing

Edward Flippen III, Reporter
October 6, 2014
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The Phi Delta Kappa sorority will host a golf outing on Oct. 11at the Immergrun Golf Course to help the Make-A-Wish Foundation as part of “Wish Week.”   Cost for participating in the “Wish-Upon-a-Par Event” is $30 for students and $35 for non-students. All are welcome at the event,...

Famous YouTube blogger attends SFU

Danielle Gryckiewicz, Campus Life Editor
October 3, 2014
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Saint Francis University’s student body includes one famous YouTube blogger Matthew Crawford. To many he isn’t known as Matthew Crawford, but instead Tekking101, which is his famous YouTube Channel. Crawford’s YouTube Channel is reviews of chapters of particular comic book series. He releases...

Men’s and women’s basketball squads compete in Europe

Lexy Dize, Reporter
October 1, 2014
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The Red Flash men and women’s basketball teams both visited Europe for a taste of international competition during the summer.   The SFU men’s team posted a 2-2 record in its four international games.  The players visited the University’s Ambialet campus during their trip overseas. ...

Join “Reaching Every Door” in serving the community

Leah Kessler, Reporter
September 30, 2014
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Reaching Every Door’s (RED) annual day of service is scheduled for Oct. 1. Students of all years and majors can register online at Orgsync.com. RED is now led by the Gamma Sigma Sigma service sorority. “The purpose of RED is so that students here at Saint Francis can go out and make an impact...

Alumni contribute to Schwab Hall renovation project

Janiece Morton, Reporter
September 30, 2014
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Two Saint Francis alumni donated $500,000 for the “Schwab Hall Restoration Project” in August. John and Shelia (Widmer) Connors’ half-million dollar gift is in honor of Albert Zanzuccki, Ph.D.  Zanzuccki is a professor emeritus of accounting at SFU and a popular and longtime figure at the University. “Personally,...

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