Fairfield, Conn. - Sacred Heart University reaffirmed its commitment to academic excellence when the Board of Trustees awarded tenure to nine faculty members recently. The newly tenured faculty members, who all received promotions from assistant professor to associate professor, are Anita August, Pamela Buck, Grace Guo, Andrew Lazowski, Kerry Milner, Amanda Moras, Julianna Stockton, Barbara Tarasovich and David Taylor.
FAIRFIELD, Conn.—A Sacred Heart University sophomore is the first student enrolled in SHU’s semester program in Dingle, Ireland, to obtain an internship while abroad. Deana Kosmalski, 19, is studying nursing and business management. She began working at WK Fitness gym in January when the semester program began. She spent four days a week, six hours a day at the gym, learning more about health as well as the ins and outs of managing a business.
Fairfield, Conn. - Tuvana Rua, assistant professor of management, accepted the Outstanding New Partner of the Year Award from Junior Achievement (JA) on behalf of Sacred Heart University. JA hosted its business challenge at SHU earlier this year and Rua helped organize it. As adviser of the University¹s management club, Rua started the club’s partnership with the JA.