Software Giant Produces Video about SVC Preparation of Students for Successful Business Careers
Posted Tuesday, January 9 2018

An international video production crew visited Saint Vincent College recently filming interviews with students, faculty and administrators involved in the College’s 10-year partnership with software giant SAP.

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Two Ligonier Valley High School Seniors Top Winners in Wimmer Scholarship Competition at SVC
Posted Monday, January 8 2018

Two seniors at Ligonier Valley High School –- Andrew R. Klein and Wade Rashilla -- have been named the top winners in Saint Vincent College’s 37th annual Wimmer Scholarship Competition, according to an announcement by Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., president.

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Benedictine Monks Continue Ancient Epiphany Tradition of 'Chalking' Doors in a New Way
Posted Friday, January 5 2018

The Benedictine monks of Saint Vincent College are continuing the ancient Epiphany blessing tradition of “chalking the doors” in a contemporary way.

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Center to Present Lecture on Early Cold War Jan. 24
Posted Tuesday, January 2 2018

Saint Vincent College Center for Political and Economic Thought of the Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government will present a lecture by Dr. Eric Pullin of Carthage College, at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 24, in the Fred M. Rogers Center on the campus of Saint Vincent College.

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One Hundred One Degrees Awarded at December Commencement
Posted Thursday, December 21 2017

One hundred one students were awarded bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degrees by Archabbot Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B., chancellor, and Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., president, in a traditional public ceremony which recognized the completion of their degree studies at the 13th annual December commencement ceremony of Saint Vincent College on Saturday, Dec. 16, in the Robert S. Carey Student Center.

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Four Receive DNAP Degrees at SVC
Posted Wednesday, December 20 2017

Four students completed the professional graduate education doctoral completion program jointly offered by Excela Health School of Anesthesia and Saint Vincent College and were awarded the Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) degree at Saint Vincent College’s 13th annual December Commencement on Dec. 16.

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December Commencement Address by Sylvia Hill Fields
Posted Wednesday, December 20 2017

December Commencement Address, "Leadership and Good Management," by Sylvia Hill Fields, Saturday, Dec. 16, 2017.

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Sylvia Hill Fields Honored by SVC
Posted Monday, December 18 2017

Sylvia Hill Fields, executive director of the Eden Hall Foundation, was honored with the conferral of an honorary doctor of humane letters degree at the December Commencement of Saint Vincent College on Dec. 16.

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Eden Hall Foundation Head Sylvia Fields Tells December Grads to Believe in Themselves, Trust Their Judgment
Posted Monday, December 18 2017

Sylvia Hill Fields, executive director of the Eden Hall Foundation, told Saint Vincent College August and December graduates and their families and friends on Dec. 16 to “believe in yourself and trust your judgment.”

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December Commencement Platform Participants
Posted Monday, December 18 2017

Saint Vincent College held its 13th annual December commencement ceremony on Saturday, Dec. 16, in the Robert S. Carey Student Center Gymnasium on the campus of Saint Vincent College, Latrobe (Westmoreland County).

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SVC President Guest on WCNS
Posted Monday, December 18 2017

Saint Vincent College President Br. Norman W. Hipps, O.S.B., was a guest on the Hank Baughman Show on WCNS-AM1480 on Dec. 14 to discuss the recently-announced $100 million Forward, Always Forward capital campaign.

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Professor Kocian Reports on Opioid Crisis to Pennsylvania State House Judiciary Committee
Posted Wednesday, December 13 2017

Dr. Eric Kocian, assistant professor of criminology, law and society at Saint Vincent College, recently presented the results of an opioid addiction research study conducted in Westmoreland County on how to effectively combat the opioid crisis in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to the members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives Judiciary Committee.

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SVC Wins Davey Award for Web Design
Posted Wednesday, December 13 2017

Saint Vincent College has been awarded a silver Davey Award for its new web design because of its seamless appearance, visual content and mobile adaptability.

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SVC Awarded $212,000 Grant by Henry Luce Foundation for Scholarships
Posted Monday, December 11 2017

Saint Vincent College (SVC) has been awarded a $212,000 grant by the Clare Boothe Luce (CBL) program of the Henry Luce Foundation to increase the number of women who enroll and graduate as leaders in computing, engineering science and physics through the Clare Boothe Luce Scholars Program.

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Director of Eden Hall Foundation Main Speaker at Commencement Dec. 16
Posted Friday, December 8 2017

Sylvia Hill Fields, executive director of the Eden Hall Foundation, will be the principal speaker and be honored with the conferral of an honorary doctor of humane letters degree at the 13th annual December commencement ceremony of Saint Vincent College at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 16, in the gymnasium of the Robert S. Carey Student Center.

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Thomas Cline Co-Authors Research Paper for Psychiatric Nurses Association
Posted Friday, December 8 2017

Dr. Thomas W. Cline, professor of marketing and statistics and a consumer psychologist at Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government, is the co-author of a research paper, “Impact of a Standardized Patient Simulation on Undergraduate Nursing Student Knowledge and Perceived Competency of the Care of a Patient Diagnosed with Schizophrenia,” presented at the conference of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association in Phoenix, Arizona, in October.

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Distinguished Alumnus John Degnan Named President, CEO of American Insurance Association
Posted Friday, December 8 2017

John J. Degnan, a 1966 graduate of Saint Vincent College who earned a bachelor of arts degree in history and who was formerly New Jersey Attorney General, vice chairman and chief operating officer of The Chubb Corporation, and most recently chairman of the board of commissioners of the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, has been named president and CEO of the American Insurance Association (AIA), the national trade association for today’s leaders in the property-casualty insurance industry, effective Nov. 8.

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'No Excuses University' in Washington Studying SVC
Posted Friday, December 8 2017

At Dick Scobee Elementary in Auburn. Washington, second graders are learning what it means to be Bearcats.

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SVC Board Member Kiron Skinner Named to Department of Defense Policy Board
Posted Wednesday, December 6 2017

Kiron Skinner, a member of the Saint Vincent College board of directors who is associate professor of international relations and political science at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), was named to the U.S. Department of Defense Policy Board by Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis.

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Professors Author Journal Article about Laudato Si
Posted Wednesday, December 6 2017

Drs. Michael J. Urick, William J. Hisker and Jeffrey L. Godwin, all management professors who teach in the Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence program in Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government, recently published “Management Response to Laudato Si: An Operational Excellence Perspective” in the Journal of Biblical Integration in Business.

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