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FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Sacred Heart University is rolling out a new benefit for police, correction, parole and probation officers throughout the tri-state area: a 50 percent tuition reduction for those who enroll in SHU's master's in criminal justice (MACJ) program. This offer is a sizable expansion from the University's previous policy, which was limited to the Fairfield Police Department. "We are excited to extend this benefit, which we hope will provide an incentive for more officers serving in the larger community to pursue their next level of education," said SHU President John J. Petillo.
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart University has entered into an agreement with General Electric to purchase its 66-acre former global headquarters in Fairfield. “This is a transformational moment in the history of Sacred Heart University,” said SHU President John J. Petillo. “With this property, SHU has a unique opportunity to contribute to education, research, health care and the community. It’s a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for us, and it also reflects our long-standing relationship with GE that includes former GE CEO Jack Welch, for whom our College of Business is named.”
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart University biology professor Jennifer Mattei has secured grant funding for the expansion of a project to reverse erosion along a section of Stratford’s shoreline. Mattei partnered with Audubon Connecticut (conservation stewards) and the DuPont Company (land owners) of Stratford Point to install Connecticut’s first ‘living shoreline’ to restore coastal habitats to maintain their resiliency and function in the face of climate change.