SHU Community Mourns the Death of Professor Edward Malin
December 8, 2014
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – The Sacred Heart community is mourning the death of Edward Malin, who was a professor in the Isabelle Farrington College of Education.
Literacy Program Helps Bridgeport Teachers Better Understand and Teach Core Standards
November 26, 2014
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – As demands on teachers increase and government and parents alike clamor for greater clarity, measurement and results, ensuring that teachers understand and can rise to evolving educational requirements and standards is more critical than ever. Achieving these requirements becomes even more difficult in school systems that serve challenged student populations. So to help neighboring schools in Bridgeport, Sacred Heart University’s CT Literacy Specialist Program, under the guidance of Karen Waters, director of the advanced reading certification program, recently hosted an interactive staff-development event aimed at closing gaps and helping teachers enhance their skills.
Professor Zdanys Publishes Cormorants
July 10, 2014
FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart University English professor Jonas Zdanys recently published a volume of poetry entitled Cormorants, which consists of 25 modified sonnets that are thematically linked together. This work was published in a fine arts, letterpress edition this past winter by Timberline Press in Boston. Zdanys worked on this book for a year before it was published.