2012 News Stories

2012 News Stories


Remembering Newtown

Dean Seamus Carey on 'The Future of Higher Education: Rose Bowl or Ethics Bowl': Huffington Post

SHU Receives Davis Grant to Enhance First-Year Seminar

SHU Named In "Colleges of Distinction"

Greek Life Students to Hold See-Saw-A-Thon Fundraiser for Bridgeport Playground

Newtown Scholarship Association Announces New Sandy Hook Elementary School Memorial Scholarship and Benefit Concert

Professor Gary Rose on "Malloy's Brutal Week": Wall Street Journal

Special Message from President Petillo About Newtown Tragedy: Prayer Service Will Take Place at Noon Today

Prayer Service for the Victims of the Newtown Tragedy

SHU Offers New Film and Television Master’s Program

Message to the Community: Newtown Tragedy

Tony Lucca of ‘The Voice’ Visits SHU, Thanks Students

What's New in Treatment for Autism?

Sacred Heart University Physical Therapy Specialists Center Opens With Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Celebration

SHU Hosts Northeast Regional Ethics Bowl

Student Affairs Lecture Series Presents Author Nicholas Sparks-UPDATE


The Northeast Regional Ethics Bowl to Take Place at SHU

SHU’s Information Technology Department Works to Promote Jobs for Women

Annual Candlelight Service of Lessons & Carols

Movember Finale Event

A Christmas Choral Extravaganza

Instrumental Chamber Ensembles Concert

University Band Presents ’Twas the Night Before Christmas

SHU’s Executive Director of Athletics to Retire

Hands-On Learning Opportunity in NYC Proves Invaluable for Investment Management Program Students

Beth Baker Named Director of SFA Systems and Programs

Business Major Launches Sports Apparel Brand, Attracts Pro Athletes to Endorse Products

University Band Presents ’Twas the Night Before Christmas

An Irish Christmas

President Petillo on 'Assessing the Future of Higher Education': Huffington Post

Thirteenth General Meeting of the International Thomas Merton Society to Take Place at SHU

Head of Management Association to Talk on Civility in the Workplace

Movember Campaign at SHU Brings Recognition to Men’s Health Issues

Students and Staff Give Generously at Thanksgiving

Annual Lachowicz Lecture Focuses on Competing Narratives of Poland

New Haven Symphony Orchestra's Performance of Handel's 'Messiah'

International Education Week

Holocaust Survivor Recounts Ordeal; Urges Students to Be Heroes and Fight Injustices

Traumatic Brain Injury is Topic of Annual Hesburgh Lecture

Christmas at SHU

Upward Bound Program Excites and Prepares Students for Success in College, Life

Judge Barry R. Schaller to Speak About His Book 'Veterans on Trial'

Local Bridgeport Students Visit SHU's Athletic Fields to Complete State Physical Fitness Testing

Irish Studies Conference Draws International Educators, Scholars and Students

SHUsquare Site Supports First-Year Seminar Program

Boston College’s Michael J. James to Speak at Fifth Annual CAPP Breakfast

SHU to Offer Speech-Language Pathology Master’s Program

Annual Interfaith Service to Benefit Victims of Hurricane Sandy

SHU Presents Panel on Politics, the Supreme Court and the Affordable Health Care Act

Welch College of Business Hosts Gail Fosler: Have We Learned Anything from the Election?


SHU's Environmental Systems and Management Students and Faculty Monitor Hurricane Sandy

SHU to Host International Education Week

SHU to Host Kristallnacht Commemoration

Family Weekend 2012 Photo Contest

Six Faculty Members Awarded Tenure

'Civility and the Art of Giving Thanks' With Georgette Mosbacher

Family Weekend Concert to Feature SHU Choirs

Welch College of Business Hosts International Conference on ‘Business Without Borders’

Nursing Students Earn 100 Percent Pass Rate on Licensing Exam

In Memory of Will Cadogan

Polish Rescue Practices is Topic of Annual Lachowicz Lecture

Welch College of Business Presents 'The Business of Music: Backstage Pass' With Ken Hays

SHU to Participate in CFAI University Recognition Program for Investment Management

In Memoriam: Doug Bohn

Professor Nathan Lewis Seeks Help in Creation of McMahon Commons Mural

Dean Walker Honored by National Council of Negro Women

On-campus Ice Cream Parlor Gives Business Students a Chance to Taste Success

Stop Bullying: Ben Cohen, the Stand Up Foundation

ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike Entertain SHU Crowd

SHU Choirs to Perform in Annual 'Pipescreams' Halloween Concert

Vatican II Theologians Honored on 50th Anniversary of the Convocation’s Commencement

Dr. Gary Rose Discusses Presidential Politics To Sacred Heart University Homecoming Crowd

SHU Professor Honored by Peers with State’s Highest Nursing Education Award

Irish Music Lecture Series Presents Robbie O’Connell

Traditional Irish Music Series Presents the Brock McGuire Band

Project Limulus Receives Grants From Disney Worldwide Conservation And Long Island Sound Future's Fund

Sacred Heart University To Participate In Cfai University Recognition Program For Investment Management

New Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Programs Designed to Meet Market Needs

Politics, the Supreme Court and the Affordable Care Act

SHU Community and Alumni Celebrate Homecoming Weekend

SHU Works With Bridgeport Police Department to Develop College Course for Bettering Officers’ Skills

Annual Hesburgh Lecture presents Dr. Mayland Chang on Advances in Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury


Civility in America with Ernie Anastos

Vision Project to Host Photographer Chester Higgins, Jr.

New Officers Announced for the Board of Trustees

WCOB Professor Andra Gumbus On Innovative Brainstorming in Business: CT Post

History Lecture Will Address the Civil War and Emancipation

Henri Nouwen Remembered in Presentation

Literary Discussion of 'A Raisin in the Sun'

Gorham Wins Courage Award: Fairfield Daily Voice

Politics, the Supreme Court and the Affordable Care Act

Randolph M. McLaughlin Featured at Constitution Day Celebration

'Little Princes' Author Conor Grennan to Speak at SHU

'Soul Catcher' Novelist Michael White to Speak at SHU

Bridgeport Hospital CEO William Jennings Addresses Students

Class of 2016 Formally Welcomed at Induction Ceremony

Energy Rebates Help Sacred Heart University Save Money

Nursing Students Participate in First Annual Blessing of the Hands

Professor Serves as Umpire in Little League Softball World Series

SHU Prof Chosen to Chair Bridgeport School Board: CT Post

Study Abroad Program Offers Great Learning Opportunities Overseas

ESPN Radio's Mike & Mike to Speak

SHU Offers Air Force ROTC Program

Message to the Community: Innovations Committee Charge, Activities, and Processes

Business Students Get Hands-On Marketing Experience in Luxembourg

Author Wes Moore Speaks to Freshman Class

SHU Prof Receives $1.8M Grant From Albania

Vision Project To Host Photography Workshop in India


SHU to Commemorate 50th Anniversary of Vatican II Council; Will Honor Three Scholars

Constitution Day Will Showcase The Bill of Rights

Carl Named as New Education Dean

The Class of 2016 Moves In

Freshmen Get a Jump Start on Serving the Local Community

'Who Killed James Joyce' with Irish Musician Sean Tyrrell

Higgins presents 2nd Annual Henri Nouwen Lecture on Contemporary Spirituality

Pioneer Park Dedication

Student Affairs Lecture Series 2012-2013

Wesleyan's Erika Fowler to Speak on Campaign Advertising

High Schoolers Give College a Try: CT Post

President Petillo On 'Getting Your Money's Worth in a College Education': Huffington Post

President's Message on College Affordability

Innovation Committee Announced

Princeton Review Names SHU Among 'Best 377 Colleges'

Fairfield Makes Money Magazine’s ‘100 Best Places to Live’ List

Successful Luxembourg Conference Addresses Financial Volatility and Market Risk

Professor Richard Grigg Publishes Eighth Book

Golf Channel Films First Tee Program at SHU

CHP Faculty and Staff Members Complete Interprofessional Leadership Program

Chalykoff Named Dean of the Welch College of Business


Therapy Dogs to Join SHU This Fall

SHU Luxembourg Celebrates 20th Commencement

SHU To Host NEACAC Regional College Fair

CFA and Sacred Heart Take on Ethics Lapse on Wall Street: CT Post


Sacred Heart University Announces 2012 Homecoming Plans

Overseas Exchange Opens Doors for MBA Students

Advisory Council Named for New Healthcare Information Systems Grad Program

Students Savor 'Real-World' Guidance from Financial Experts

Football Team Achieves 3.0 Spring Semester Average GPA

Choral Fest to Take Place in Chapel of the Holy Spirit

University College Presents Annual Faculty Awards

Constitution Day To Showcase First Amendment Rights In The Age Of Social Media

Inaugural Forum Offers Lively Exchange on CT's Media Industry

Project Limulus: Understanding and Conserving a Critical Natural Resource

Dr. Gerald Reid Featured on ‘That’s The Spirit’: Archdiocese of Hartford’s ORTV

Hoops, Hope and Higher Education Reunite After Forty Years for Love Life Tournament

Special Guest From Burma Visits SHU

Alexa Miller is 2012 Winner of the Carole E. Boccuzzi Memorial Nursing Scholarship


Exercise Science Students Reach Out By Reaching In

American Conference for Irish Studies

Gregory Middleton Named as University Director of Horizons Enrichment Program

Undergrads Showcase Research at 13th Annual Poster Session

Welch Scholars Get Hands-On Education at Unilever

Students Participate in Tidal Area Restoration on Long Island Sound

Summer Program Offers High School Students Chance to Earn College Credits

MACOMM Students To Host SHU Media Exchange

SHU Celebrates 46th Commencement

Greek Life Director Katie Nichols Honored By Cooperative Educational Services

Nursing Prof Julie Stewart Nationally Recognized for Education Excellence

Mother and Son Receive Diplomas at SHU Commencement on Mother's Day

New Farrington College of Education Dean Announced

In Memoriam: The Passing of Marian 'Bunny' Calabrese

SHU Hosts Successful Lilly Fellows Network Exchange Program


Yom Hashoah Holocaust Remembrance Service

MACOMM Students Take Top Prize in PSA Contest: WFSB

Veterans Symposium Focuses on Educational Opportunities, Programs, and Benefits

Area High School Students Fidn Inspiration at SHU's Art & Design Expo

Dept of Graphic Design & Visual Arts to Host Senior Portfolio Night

Learning Prepares MBA Students to Move up Career Ladder

46th Commencement Honorary Degree Recipients Announced

SHU L.O.V.E. POPS Concert

SHU Hosts Annual Discovery Gala; Teresa Ressel is Honored

SHU Celebrates First-Ever Volunteer & Service Learning Week

Concert Band to Present 'Video Games Live and More'

Gov. Malloy to speak at Center for Urban Policy and Action Symposium

Welch College of Business in Top 5 Percent of Business Schools

Oscar Fornoles Named Director of Prospect Research

The Passing of Brian Morais

Student Commons Dedicated; Linda E. McMahon Honored

Volunteer & Service Learning Week

Former SEC Chairman Presents Talk on Building A Stronger and Brighter Economy

SHU Choirs to Present 'A Broadway Celebration'

Psychology and Sociology Clubs to Host Domestic Violence Rally

Softball Team Will Defend NEC Title in New Pioneer Park Stadium

SHU to Host ASCONN's 6th Annual Autism Puzzlethon

Communication and Media Studies Students Dedicate Class Time to Helping Horses


Kolbe Cathedral HS Principal Jo-Anne Jakab Wins Education Leadership Award at CAPP Breakfast

Instrumental Chamber Ensembles Concert

WCOB 'Conversations' to Feature Richard Breeden of Breeden Capital Management

Academic Research Showcase Concludes With Discussion On Christian Marketing

New Student Commons to Be Dedicated in Honor of Linda E. McMahon

Academic Lecture Series Continues with Talk on Educating Educators On Youth With Autism

SHU Holds 48th Annual Founder’s Day Celebration

SHU Hosts Bridgeport High School Students Through the Yale-Bridgeport GEAR UP Program

Paul Hogan of Home Instead Senior Care Reinvents Senior Living During Talk at SHU

University Concert Band Presents Spring Concert

Literary Spring Presents Poet Vivian Shipley

Art & Design Student Exhibition

Center for Irish Cultural Studies to Host UCONN's Dr. Mary Burke

Game Design Program Earns Honorable Mention from Princeton Review

Margaret Miller Joins Alumni Relations Staff

SHU Community Continues Tradition of Spring Break Mission Trips

Robinson and Carlson Go Head-to-Head on the 2012 Presidential Election

SHU Recognized as a Healthy Workplace for Third Consecutive Year

Common Core Profs to Present at SVHE Conference

OT Student Helps Special Needs Students in Stamford

Grant Will Continue Fight to Combat High-Risk Drinking at SHU

SHU to Host Annual 'Ali's Angels' Benefit

SHU Choirs to Present 'Wondrous Love'


The History and Myths of the Icon of Our Lady of Czestochowa

Media Studies Students Intern With NFL Films At The Super Bowl

Faculty Recital Series Presents Keith Johnston and Andy Kolar

Annual Mission Trip to Mississippi is Rewarding for Students

Academic Lecture Series Continues With Discussion on Complexity Science by Dr. Anne Barker

Irish Music Lecture Series: Jerry O'Sullivan

Dr. Jonas Zdanys Publishes 40th Book

Professor Mark Edwards Publishes Novel Pirates On Dinosaur Island

Media Studies Alum Brian Fitzsimmons to Speak

Gospelfest in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit

Students Bring Home More Than Memories From Musical Mission to Haiti

Band Trip to Ireland Forges Friendships, Greater Understanding Between Cultures

Vision Project Presents Photojournalist Ed Kashi

SHU Hosts Education Delegation from China

Kathy Giusti Speaks As Part of the Welch MBA Forum

Memorial Mass for Sister Marie Julianne Farrington

Student-Athletes Are Mentors On and Off the Field

Performing Arts Present Annual Elements Concert

Economics Prof Shares History and Memories of Polish Solidarity Movement

Irish Music Lecture Series: Mick Moloney

Academic Research Showcase: Dr. Peter A. Maresco

Matthew Kaye Named as Director of Volunteer Programs and Service Learning

SHU Among Those To Be Honored as a Healthy Workplace by the Business Council of Fairfield County

SHU Students Take From and Give Back To Bridgeport Community During Annual Curtis Week

Join the Conversation with Dave Isay of StoryCorps

McLaughlin Kicks Off Academic Lecture Series

The Millennial Generation's Views on Life with Paul Hogan of Home Instead Senior Care

Economics and Finance Professors Receive $45K Grant from CME

Managing Retirement Wealth with Julie Jason

Academic Research Showcase: Dr. Jacqueline Kelleher

Origins and Legacy of the Polish Solidarity with Dr. Lucjan Orlowski


Cashman and Epstein Entertain With Behind the Scenes Baseball Stories

Department and Finance Presents Finacial Forum Opening the Black Book: Soverign Bonds Rating Methodology

SHU Band Members Embark on Musical Mission Trip to Haiti

Department of Communication and Media Studies Mini Max 2012

SHU Names Michael D. Larobina as University Legal Counsel

SHU Names Board of Overseers for Horizons at SHU Summer Program

SHU's Habitat for Humanity Chapter Wins Second Mile Award

Academic Research Showcase: Dr.Anne Barker

Human Solidarity: Polish Solidarnosc

Gary Rose to Present Talk on His Book, 'CT's Fourth Congressional District

Irish Music Series

Illustration Students Accepted into National Competition

Academic Lecture Series: Prof Jennifer McLaughlin

Peace Meals Author Anna Badkhen

The Passing of Sister Marie Julianne Farrington

SHU Names Two New Trustees

New Healthcare Information Systems Graduate Program Announced

SHU Receives Donation of Hartman Holocaust Book Collection

Welch MBA Forum to Present Kathy Giusti of the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

'New Beginnings & Troubled Ends: Religion and Bioethics from an International Perspective'

“In What Do You Trust? An Ethical Analysis of New Technologies and Human Trust”

SHU Partners with Horizons National on Summer Student Enrichment Program

Pack the Pitt

Wiz Khalifa to Perform at SHU

Organizations Honor Nursing Professor Linda Strong

Students Participate in Annual CURTIS Week

Four SHU Faculty Members to Present in Academic Research Showcase

SHU Band to Perform First-Ever Tour in Ireland