FAIRFIELD, Conn.—Frank Martire, executive chairman of Fidelity National Information Services (FIS), emphasized the need for fairness, accountability and passion in the workplace during a talk Wednesday at Sacred Heart University’s Jack Welch College of Business (WCOB).
Student Lands Dream Internship at Elvis Duran and the Morning Show
March 24, 2017
FAIRFIELD, Conn.—Perseverance and dedication landed Sacred Heart University student Alexa Bianchi the internship she desired at Elvis Duran and the Morning Show, and it hasn’t let her down. Bianchi, a media arts major who expects to graduate in the fall, started interning at the popular Z100 radio show in New York City this semester, assisting with production. The show focuses on pop culture, current events, the disc jockeys’ lives and music.
Nursing Program Ranks Fourth in the State
March 20, 2017
Fairfield, Conn. - Sacred Heart University’s registered nursing program has been ranked fourth in Connecticut by the online nursing service, RegisteredNursing.Org. According to its website, Registered Nursing promotes excellence in nursing by providing nurses with the tools they need to succeed. They ranked the top nursing schools in Connecticut by “analyzing current and historical National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nursing (NCLEX-RN) pass rates, meaning the percentage of graduates who pass the exam out of 20 registered nursing programs in the state.” The NCLEX-RN is a standardized test candidates must pass to practice nursing.
Students Spend Spring Break Volunteering in South America and the U.S.
March 17, 2017
FAIRFIELD, Conn.—More than 50 Sacred Heart University students, faculty and staff traded in a week of vacation for a week of volunteering in South America with human aid organizations and stateside with Habitat for Humanity. During spring break, the Office of Volunteer Programs and Service Learning coordinated international service programs to Colombia, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Four faculty, 49 students and two staff members participated. Each trip was distinct, both in service and cultural immersion, said Matthew Kaye, director of Volunteer Programs and Service Learning.
Connecticut college students spend spring break building a home in New Bern, North Carolina: WITN
March 10, 2017
Fairfield, Conn. - Sacred Heart University students are volunteering on their spring break by helping to build a new home on New Bern, North Carolina, as part of Habitat for Humanity.