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FAIRFIELD, Conn.—The University Commons area and adjacent classrooms at Sacred Heart University were a hive of activity Feb. 8 as SHU’s College of Arts & Sciences hosted its inaugural CASCon event. The conference showcased the work of 55 faculty members from multiple disciplines. They formed 15 panels to provide presentations that emphasized the interdisciplinary nature of faculty scholarship and reaffirmed the College’s commitment to faculty scholarship and undergraduate research.
FAIRFIELD, Conn.—Sacred Heart University students were among the many who gathered at the Ferguson Library in Stamford for the 2017 Global Game Jam the weekend of January 20-22. Organized by the Business Council of Fairfield County, the event encouraged game developers, tech enthusiasts and local talent to pursue their gaming interests by competing in a time-defined, game-creating challenge. Participants had the chance to network and experiment alongside professionals with a goal of creating a “wave”-themed game by Sunday.
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.”