2018 News Stories

2018 News Stories


Grant Will Help Promote Free Educational Resources

Sacred Heart Earns Recognition as a College of Distinction

Sacred Heart Opens New Audiology Clinic to the Public

Sacred Heart Receives Grant for Engineering Program Development

Sacred Heart Chapter of the NSSLHA Awarded 2018 Gold Chapter Honors

CT Gubernatorial Democratic Debate

CT Gubernatorial Republican Debate

SHU Student Builds Mentor Skills the Marine Corps Way

Sacred Heart University, WSHU and Hearst Connecticut Media Group to Host Gubernatorial Debates

Forbes: The Fascinating Success Story Of The Cult-Hit Musical That Almost Didn't Happen

St. Vincent's College Joins Sacred Heart University

SHU Game Design Program Ranked Among East's Best


SHU Offers Tuition-free Master's Degree for Ghanaian Nurses

Sacred Heart University’s Doctor of Nursing Practice Program Earns Accreditation

Bridgeport Diocese: Diocesan Youth Take SHU “Journey” To Deepen Their Faith

SHU Magazine: Professor Aims to Learn from People Who Stutter and Inspire Therapists

Backus Hospital: Surgical Program Yields Dramatic Results in First Year

SHU Awarded Grant for Guatemala Student Exchange

Students Spend a Week at South Dakota Reservation with Simply Smiles

Sacred Heart Students Teach Conservation Psychology to Second Graders

Graduate Student Photography Exhibit Opening Reception

Engineering Program Partners with Virtual Fitness Company

Theatre Arts Program Presents Godspell

Theatre Arts Program Presents Barnum

Theatre Arts Program Welcomes Another Busy Summer

Sacred Heart Faculty Earns Tenure, Promotions

Sacred Heart Peer Educator Receives National Recognition


World of the Artist Art Exhibition

Longtime Professor Shares Stories of His Time at Sacred Heart

Class of 2022 is Most Academically Talented in School History

Cybersecurity Colloquia Series Presents 'Hello, Blockchain'

Annual Sacred Heart Student Analysis Finds State at a Crossroads

The Chronicle of Higher Education: SHU Students Race Drones to Raise Money for Local High School’s STEM Club

More than 2,000 Graduate from Sacred Heart University in Weekend Exercises

Sacred Heart Named One of the Best Colleges for Women

Graduate Business and Nursing Programs Among Nation’s Best

Brian V. Carolan Named Dean of Graduate Studies

Expert Panel Discusses Compassion in Health Care

Sacred Heart Recognized for Focus on Teaching Excellence

Sacred Heart Freshmen Spar in ‘Shark Tank’-Style Competition

College of Nursing Pinning & Awards Ceremony

Winter in India Presentation

The Media Arts eXhibition

Students Debate Second Amendment, Immigration

The Athletic: Bobby Valentine’s current managing job? Leading an entire college athletic department

Professor Michelle Loris Wins Academic Leadership Award


Linda McMahon, Richard Edelman and Marna Parke Borgstrom to Be Honored at 52nd Commencement

Family Nurse Practitioner Capstone Poster Session

Sacred Heart Poll Finds School Issues Concerning State Citizens

SHU Band Presents The Wonderful World of Disney!

Professor Named National Endowment for the Humanities Scholar

Theology on Tap: Anxiety & Depression on the College Campus

CT Post: 11 Honored at Annual Kennedy Center Awards Dinner

Holocaust Survivor Speaks at Human Journey Colloquia Series

Health Science Senior Capstone Poster Session

Rasa Replete: The Visual Journey and Graphic Novels of Writer and Painter Amruta Patil

Forum to Focus on CT Residents’ Perceptions of Public Education

Art & Design Senior Portfolio Night

Students Develop a Video Game and Careers

Math Professor Runs in Wind, Rain to Complete Boston Marathon

Students Present CT Economic Outlook for 2018-2020

Spring Screen: SCMA Student Film Festival

A Conversation with Professor Gary Rose

Student Public Forum Debate

New WSHU Public Radio Lobby Will Be Named After Long-Time General Manager

Not Your Typical Food Ordering App: Pronto Plate

WSHU Broadcast Center & Public Safety Ribbon Cutting

SHU Dance Ensemble Presents Spring Finale

SHU Dance Company Presents Mo(ve)ments

Connecticut at the Crossroads: A Discussion About the Future of Public Education

Mobile Devices: The Gateway to Approaching Investigations in the Cloud

Relay For Life

SHU Choirs to Host 'Summer Road Trip'

Sacred Heart Raising Awareness of Vaping Health Risks

Sacred Heart Builds State-of-the-Art Recreation Center

SHU Theatre Arts Program Presents In the Heights

Coffee with Imam Gazi

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Rejoice and Be Glad: A Conversation on Pope Francis' New Exhortation

Professor Works with Community Partners to Combat New Bridgeport Policy

Welch College of Business to Host Spring Research Day

SHU at Yankee Stadium

Professor David Thomson to Participate in History Seminar on the Civil War and American Memory

Theatre Arts Program Links 'In the Heights' with Puerto Rican Fundraiser

SHU Engineering Hosts Game of Drones

SHU Engineering Hosts SHUmo Bot Challenge

Campus Ministry Hosts Interfaith Passover Seder

Agape Latte: Navigating the Unpaved Road

Sacred Heart to Become First Private Institution to Offer 093 Superintendent Certification

A Jewish, Christian, Muslim Conversation: Sacred Texts that Unite and Divide

Princeton Review Rates Sacred Heart University's Game Design Program as One of the Best

SHU Dance Program Presents SHU Slam

CTAHE Educational Networking Event: Telehealth

Ed Prep Matters: Panelists Tout Promise of Strong Clinical Practice

Jane McAdam Freud Emerges from Shadows of Her Famous Antecedents

SHU Signs Agreement with OSG for Athlete, Student Care

Wings of Compassion: Songs to Embrace Humanity

CT Post: Sacred Heart to help alleviate school superintendent shortage


SHU Hunger Project Makes a Big Impact with 50,000 Meals

Love Your Melon Chapter Hosts Melonfest Swab Drive

Images of Radical Hope: Contemporary Women Artists of the Middle East

Advanced Care Planning: Words Matter

CHEFA Grant Will Fund Critical Training to Evaluate Swallowing

Nursing Professors Publish Second-Edition Textbook

CURTIS Week Program Receives Grant from Enterprise

Art & Design Expo: Illustrator Dan Dos Santos

How to Build a Career in the Hedge Fund Industry

Getting in the Game: A Symposium on Women in Sports Media

Students Volunteer on Spring Break

Graduate Students Develop New Food Ordering Web App

Students Team Up to Help the Needy with MATTERbox Initiative

Women in Writing: A Panel Discussion

Students Hear Life Advice from Motivational Speaker Simon Nynens

Club Rugby Players Volunteer to Help School Children Read

Tunnel of Oppression

SHU Film Fest Features Video Chat with Jay, Mark Duplass

History Department Hosts the Ambulance 255 Project

Griebel and Frank Inform Students about Governor's Race

Academic Festival

Exploring Judeo-Christian Ethics in Human Genome Editing

Sacred Heart Fraternity Shows Off Talent to Support a Cause

Sacred Heart University Faculty in Dingle, Ireland, Will Host Conference on Marine Resources in April 2018

Global Citizenship Education

Hands Across the Sea Benefit Concert

Social Justice Week

Choral Masterworks Featuring SHU Choirs

Unity Walk

Art & Design Student Exhibit Opening Reception

Healthcare Informatics Capstone Poster Session

Sacred Heart University Band presents Pioneer Blast

Bollywood's Gendered Tales & Global Narratives

Earth Day at Stratford Point

School of Rock: The Songs that Changed Our Lives

SHU Engineering Hosts Game of Drones

Theology on Tap: Will a Robot Someday Take My Job?

Tom Brokaw, Linda McMahon, Richard Edelman and Marna Parke Borgstrom to Be Honored at 52nd Commencement

Sacred Heart University Adds Bagpipers, Tartan to Band

Women in Jazz

Horizons Receives $50K Grant from Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation

Horizons Receives $25K from Fairfield County's Community Foundation

Students Create Video to Compete on NESN Next Producer

SHU Wins Gold Award for Promoting a Healthy Workplace

Lecturer Examines Legacy of Slain Salvadoran Archbishop Romero

Criminal Justice Program Receives High National Ranking

Music Faculty Concert Series Hosts Fifth Annual Jobimfest

Music Faculty Concert Series to Present International Jazz Day Performance

Music Faculty Concert Series: Pianist Christopher Bakriges and Bassist Jeff Fuller

Three New Chaplains Join Campus Ministry Team

Fraternity Raises Awareness of Domestic Violence with White Ribbon Campaign

Sacred Heart Student Builds Relationship with Irish Hospital

Sacred Heart to Host History Day Again for Area Students

Marketing Program Earns High National Ranking


Paddle Your Own Canoe: Negotiating the Shadows with Jane McAdam Freud

Irish Dance Ensemble Presents The Claddagh Dancers

A Dialogue on Compassion: The Lived Experience

SCMA Hosts Student Photo Exhibit

Gun Violence: Prayers and Reflections

Dorothea's Tears Film Screening

Bill Mitchell is Discovery Gala Honoree

Theologian Illuminates Congruence of Faith and Science

Professor Will Run in Boston Marathon to Raise Money for Student Scholarships

Fairfield Patch: Review: 'Be More Chill' by Theatre Arts Program at Sacred Heart U

WCOB Dean's Leadership Series Hosts Simon Nynens

New 3+3 Program Offered for Pre-Pharmacy Students

Theology on Tap

Trust Me: Through the Eyes of a Survivor

Sacred Heart University Presents Theology Expert Massimo Faggioli with Honorary Degree

Caitlin's Shamrock the Runway

Trial by Fire: Lives Re-Forged

Fear City: New York's Fiscal Crisis and the Rise of Austerity Politics

Digital Transformation in Healthcare: Leveraging Technology and the Internet of Things to Empower Health

Tales from the Floating World: Woodblock Prints from 19th Century Japan

The SHU Mission and Vision

Sports & Society Series: Sports, Race and the Media

Strategic Communication and PR Master’s to Launch in Fall ’18

Sacred Heart’s Nursing Program Earns High National Ranking

School of Communication & Media Arts Faculty Receive Cornerstone Author Award

Agape Latte with Sabina Petillo

Sacred Heart Poll Outlines Issues Pressing on State Residents

SHU Choirs Present Spain Tour Kick-off Concert

SHU Hunger Project

Shifting Company Culture and How to Best Position Yourself for Success

Recovery: The Gift of Hope and Strength

Academic Convocation: Massimo Faggioli, Ph.D.

SHU Engineering to Host Pay & Play Event to Benefit Notre Dame High School STEM

Jenna Bush Hager Speaks at Distinguished Leaders Series

Pianist Elina Christova to Perform

Engineering Students Raising Funds for Notre Dame High School STEM Club


David Coppola Returns to SHU

Pope Francis' Call to Academics: Building Up the Catholic Intellectual Tradition

Judy Altmann: A Holocaust Survivor's Journey

Mentorship Program Receives $45,000 from Marie and John Zimmermann Fund

Sacred Heart Hosts an Evening with Hockey Legend Mark Messier

Message to the Community: David Coppola

Sacred Heart University Receives State Grant for Opioid Prevention on Campus

Alfano Named Dean of Farrington College of Education

Sacred Heart University Joins National Initiative to Support Teaching and Learning

Catholic Studies Film Series: The Road

Catholic Studies Film Series: Silence

Catholic Studies Film Series: Ignatius of Loyola

Catholic Studies Film Series: El Norte

Students Volunteer Time, Service in Bridgeport, Texas and Jamaica during Winter Break

Sacred Heart University Celebrates MLK, Encourages Students to ‘Stay Woke’

Ten Students Awarded Paul L. Jones Scholarship for Health-Care Studies

White Ribbon Campaign

Huffington Post: An Arts Leader Shaping the Lives of Kids in Her Hometown

Horizons Program Receives $10,000 from Near & Far Aid

Fairfield Daily Voice: Engineering in Action: New SHU Major Offers More than Just a Degree

FTMA Hosts an Evening with Jay and Mark Duplass

The Balancing Act: How Financial Institutions Innovate in a Regulatory-Constrained Industry

Farrington College of Education Names New Director of Assessment

College Parties, Hookups and Happiness: What College Students Really Think

Jenna Bush Hager to Discuss Her Career at Distinguished Leaders Series Talk

Radio Kerry: Continued development of Sacred Heart University worth over a million to Dingle annually

Radio Kerry: U.S. University Completes Purchase of Former CBS School in Dingle – Plans for the Year Ahead

Online Bachelor’s, Graduate Nursing Programs Ranked as Best in State by U.S.News & World Report

Sacred Heart Develops e-Journal to Showcase Student Research

SHU Magazine: Doctorate Student Establishes College and Student Loan Advising Certification

Art Students Accepted into Los Angeles Illustration Society’s Exhibits

Federal Grant Aims to Reduce Sexual Violence

Hartford Courant: As Athletic Director At Sacred Heart, Bobby Valentine's Life Takes Another New Direction