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FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Rupendra Paliwal has been named provost and vice president for Academic Affairs at Sacred Heart University. Paliwal has served as acting provost for the past six months. “In his short time as acting provost, Rupendra has demonstrated a collaborative leadership style focused on actions and outcomes. He has shown the ability to understand diverse viewpoints and to tackle tough and complex issues,” said SHU President John J. Petillo. “As our next provost, I am confident that Rupendra will assiduously promote our mission by working collaboratively to further strengthen the academic reputation of the University, its colleges and programs, while fostering a culture of innovation and experimentation.”
FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Sacred Heart University Professor John B. Roney has been presenting a variety of lectures on understanding the coastal environment in Ireland while on sabbatical in Dingle. The history professor plans to continue this work throughout the spring and summer.
FAIRFIELD, Conn.—The University Commons area and adjacent classrooms at Sacred Heart University were a beehive recently during the Fourth Annual Academic Festival, which included poster presentations, classroom talks and an award ceremony. The poster session featured 52 displays rendered by undergraduate students from various disciplines, including biology, chemistry, sociology, English, business and nursing. Each display demonstrated students’ ability to conduct research, solve problems and think independently.