KCOE to Host Webinar Series on Lean Six Sigma, Lean Management
Posted Tuesday, September 22 2020
The Kennametal Center for Operational Excellence at Saint Vincent College will sponsor a three-part webinar lunch and learn series on Lean Six Sigma and Lean Management led by Pravir Pandya, managing director for the global consulting firm GELRAD.
SVC Senior Showcases Writing Skills as Contributor to Newspaper Serial
Posted Tuesday, September 22 2020
Readers of The Tribune-Democrat saw a familiar name in the byline of the most recent chapter of “Your Story,” an ongoing serial penned by readers of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania, daily newspaper.
Virtual Homecoming and Fall Family Weekend Events Planned Sept. 23-27
Posted Thursday, September 17 2020
The Saint Vincent College Office of Alumni Relations is teaming up with the Office of Campus Life in planning a series of virtual events to celebrate 2020 Homecoming and Fall Family Weekend from Wednesday, Sept. 23, through Sunday, Sept. 27.
Eulalia Books to Host Series of Virtual Workshops
Posted Wednesday, September 16 2020
Eulalia Books, an independent publisher of international poetry in translation housed at Saint Vincent College, will present “The Poetics of Translation, a four-part virtual series featuring several Eulalia Books translators who will recontextualize the innovative strategies of translation for poets and writers.
SVC Ranked in Top Tier of National Liberal Arts Colleges by U.S. News
Posted Monday, September 14 2020
For the 11th consecutive year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Saint Vincent College in its top tier of national liberal arts colleges, while also recognizing SVC as a top performer in social mobility.
SVC ROTC Cadets, Benedictines Complete Stair Climb for 9/11
Posted Friday, September 11 2020
On Friday, Sept. 11, Saint Vincent College ROTC cadets were joined by members of the Saint Vincent Benedictine community in honoring victims of the 9/11 terrorist attacks by climbing 2,200 stairs, the equivalent of the height of the 110-story World Trade Center.
SGA Election Results Announced
Posted Friday, September 11 2020
The Saint Vincent College Student Government Association has released the results of its election held Wednesday, Sept. 9, and Thursday, Sept. 10.
McKenna School Faculty Member Appointed to Editorial Positions
Posted Wednesday, September 9 2020
Dr. Michael J. Urick, associate professor of management and graduate director of Saint Vincent College’s Master of Science in Management: Operational Excellence program, has been named the series editor for the “Exploring Effective Leadership Practices through Popular Culture” book series and the North American associate editor for Measuring Business Excellence. Both publications are from the United Kingdom’s Emerald Publishing.
SVC Professor Assists in Production of Upcoming Documentary
Posted Monday, September 7 2020
Dr. Tina Johnson, professor of history and director of Chinese studies at Saint Vincent College, played an extensive role in the production of the upcoming PBS documentary, “Harbor from the Holocaust.”
SVC Earns High Marks in Money Magazine Rankings
Posted Tuesday, September 1 2020
In Money Magazine’s 2020 ranking of Best Colleges for Your Money, Saint Vincent College rated in the top 20 percent nationally of more than 700 public and private schools listed, while placing ninth among 71 Pennsylvania institutions.
SVC Alum, Administrator Recognized on 40 Under 40 Listing
Posted Monday, August 31 2020
Dr. Jeff Mallory, C’06, G’13, Saint Vincent College executive vice president and chief operating officer, has been named to the 2020 PUMP/Pittsburgh Magazine 40 Under 40 list, which recognizes the creativity, vision and passion of Pittsburgh-area professionals under the age of 40.
Data Science, Business Data Analytics Big Part of SVC Grad's Career
Posted Friday, August 28 2020
Beginning in fall 2020, Saint Vincent College’s Herbert W. Boyer School of Natural Sciences, Mathematics and Computing and its Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government will team up to offer academic majors in data science and business data analytics, which will aim to prepare students for successful employment in one of the fastest growing job sectors in the U.S.
SBDC to Provide COVID-19 Assistance to Small Businesses
Posted Tuesday, August 25 2020
The Saint Vincent College Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is pleased to announce the return of Senior Business Analyst Peter Tulk to its organization. Tulk will be responsible for assisting existing small businesses and entrepreneurs meet the numerous economic challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic.
SVC Faculty Member Featured on Industry Podcast
Posted Tuesday, August 18 2020
Robert Markley, the Carpenter Technology – Latrobe Specialty Metals Sponsored Lecturer in Saint Vincent College’s Alex G. McKenna School of Business, Economics and Government, was recently the featured guest on Chassi’s “Uniquely Placed” podcast series.
SVC Senior, Professor Study Effectiveness of Goats in Controlling Vegetation
Posted Friday, August 7 2020
Senior Ian Tracey and associate professor of biology Dr. James Kellam have teamed up to study the effectiveness of goats in controlling the growth of the noxious weed lespedeza at the Beaver Run Reservoir near Saltsburg.
SVC Alumni Council Holds First Virtual Meeting
Posted Thursday, August 6 2020
The Saint Vincent College Alumni Council held its first ever all-virtual meeting on Saturday, Aug. 1, during which one new member was elected to join the Council and nine others were re-elected to serve three-year terms.
A Message from the Alumni Relations Office
Posted Monday, August 3 2020
A message from the Office of Alumni affairs regarding events scheduled for the Fall 2020 semester.
Rising SVC Sophomore Lauded in Essay Competition
Posted Thursday, July 30 2020
Elizabeth Elin, a rising sophomore at Saint Vincent College, recently placed third nationally in the annual Student Essays in Christian Wisdom Competition sponsored by The Living Church Foundation.
SVC Professor Explores Aquinas's Thought in New Book
Posted Tuesday, July 28 2020
Dr. Michael Krom, professor of philosophy and director of the Benedictine Leadership Studies program at Saint Vincent College, has released the book “Justice and Charity,” an examination of the renowned theologian Saint Thomas Aquinas.
PAC Announces Athletic Scheduling Changes for Fall 2020
Posted Friday, July 24 2020
The Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Presidents' Council has voted unanimously on the following decisions related to athletic competition in the fall 2020 semester: