2016 News Stories

2016 News Stories



New Business Plan Presentations Put Freshmen in the Spotlight

Technology Highlights Healthcare Informatics Capstone Event

Health Science Majors Share Capstone Project Outcomes

Doctor of Physical Therapy Students Present Project Posters

Jack Welch College of Business Receives Certification from Global Finance Association

Financial Risk Management Symposium Aligns with Business Research Center Launch

Biology Professor Jennifer Mattei Participates in International Conference

Fairfield County Global Game Jam

Professor Trudeau Recognized as First Runner-Up for Georgescu-Roegen Prize

Students Impacted by Community Tour of Bridgeport

Professor Jonas Zdanys' Latest Book Available for Pre-order

Theatre Arts Program Presents Working: A Musical

MBA Students Evaluate Relocation Plan for Hall Neighborhood House Daycare

New Mental Health Club Explores Depression, Other Issues, with Screening of New Program

Standard & Poor's Upgrades Sacred Heart University to A Rating

Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration & Reflection

New Programs Offered, Providing More Choices and Opportunities to Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Sacred Heart Celebrates Tree Lighting with Community

FTMA's Best of the Fest

Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Online Healthcare Informatics Master's Program Ranks in Top 30


Instrumental Chamber Ensembles

Dance Program Presents Winter Light

State Approves Media Literacy and Digital Culture Program for Professional Certification

SHU Provides Thanksgiving Meals for Families in Need

Sacred Heart University Expands Reduced Tuition Offer for Master's in Criminal Justice

Christmas Tree Lighting

Stories of the Mind

Educating for the 21st Century

In Transformational Move, Sacred Heart University Acquires Former GE Global Headquarters

Paul Timpanelli Named to Great River Golf Club Staff

SHU Embraces International Education Week

All Faiths Celebrated at Thanksgiving Service

Professor Secures Grant Funding to Expand Stratford Point 'Living Shoreline'

Indie Film by FTMA Grad Garners Seven African Academy Award Nominations

New Haven Symphony Orchestra Presents Handel's Messiah

Coaches, Athletes Invited to Annual Running Clinic

Fairfield Daily Voice: SHU Students Conjure College Dreams For Bridgeport Kids

Choir Program Presents Sing Out! A Concert Against Bullying

New Art Exhibition Swaps Stanzas for Brush Strokes

SHU Community Lights the Night with Diwali Fest

Kristallnacht Remembered at Moving Commemoration

Theatre Arts Program Launches National High School Playwriting Competition

A Filmmaker's Journey: An Evening with Frank Whaley

Sacred Heart University Recognized for Exceeding Study-Abroad Goals

Nouwen Lecture on Contemporary Spirituality to Host Gabrielle Earnshaw and Kevin Burns

Students Participate in College Fed Challenge

Worlds Imagined: Correlations between Art & Poetry

Setting Priorities Gets Women What They Want, Bigelow CEO Tells Linda McMahon during Talk

Russia's Global Probes

SCMA to Host Jamere Jackson of Nielsen

What We Must Affirm


Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

Diwali Celebration

Kristallnacht Commemoration

Inaugural Melady Lecture to Highlight the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria

Anthony Scaramucci Speaks Candidly at Welch College of Business Talk

Frontier Communications and SCMA Celebrate Successful Launch of Vantage Sports Network

Choir to Perform at Annual Pipescreams

Band Presents Halloween Spooktacular

SHU to Launch CT Sports Now on the Vantage Sports Network

Financial Risk Management Symposium with Keynote Speaker Erik Norland

Choirs to Perform Hope from the Heart

Catholic Scholar Promotes Female Deacons During Talk

Poverty and Inequality: Our Stories

Before the Flood, a Documentary Film on Climate Change

Religion and Politics: An Interfaith Conversation among Jews, Christians and Muslims

Global Alpha Forum Spotlights Welch College of Business

Women Can Have It All Series to Host Cindi Bigelow

SHU Hoops Madness

Two Professors Receive Naclerio Awards for Research

Cicero-Santalena Appointed as Director of Capital Projects

Phyllis Zagano to Speak on Women as Ordained Deacons in the Catholic Church

Sacred Heart Revamps SHUSquare, Its Virtual Teaching and Learning Commons

Welch College of Business Makes Princeton Review's Best Business Schools List for 2017

Sacred Heart University Celebrates Inaugural Physician Assistant Program During Physician Assistant Week

Former Investment Banker Mark Ritter Joins Business College as Executive-in-Residence

Kilby to Speak on Ice Age Time Capsules

Kilby to Speak on Ice Age Archeology of North America

Resurgent Russia with Corey Flintoff, former senior NPR correspondent

Catholic Studies Film Series

Tick, Tick...BOOM

Dean's Leadership Series to Host Anthony Scaramucci


SHU to Host NEACAC Regional College Fair

New School of Computing is Established

Poignant Lecture Focuses on Ending Sexual Violence

Attorney General George Jepsen Presents Talk as Part of Constitution Day

CT Post: SHU AD Valentine Named ECAC D1 Administrator of Year

Theatre Arts to Present Doubt

SHU to Host Dedication for Physician Assistant Program at Stamford Hospital’s Tandet Center

Áille na hÁille - A Terrible Beauty

A Moderate Recovery and Its Discontents

Nursing Students Take Part in Annual Blessing of the Hands

Kevin Crawford: The Irish Flute

FTMA Program to Honor Rebecca Miller, Dominic Chianese at Film Festival

Singh Welcomed as Newest Board of Trustees Member

Faculty and Students Inspire at New Student Convocation

New Residence Hall Dedicated to Pope Francis

Mass of the Holy Spirit

Chris Mooney of The American Prospect to Speak

Creative Defiance: The Graphic Design of Chaz Maviyane-Davies

FTMA Film Festival 2016


Sacred Heart Among Princeton Review's Best 381 Colleges

Volunteer Fair

Service Projects Mark 20th Year of Community Connections

An Evening of Remembrance in Honor of 9/11

Freshmen Welcomed to Sacred Heart University, One of the Nation's Fastest-Growing Catholic Colleges

School of Communication and Media Arts Marks Inaugural Graduation Ceremony

Sacred Heart University Recognized as a College of Distinction

Sacred Heart University to Dedicate New Jorge Bergoglio Residence Hall

The God Squad: An Interfaith Discussion Among Friends

Ryan Matura Library to Host a Day of Mini Golf

Actor Frank Whaley to Speak at School of Communication and Media Arts Graduation

Hesburgh Lecture Speaker to Explore What Science is Saying About Compassion

Election Podcast Continues to Inform

SHU Named One of Top Schools to Provide Private Scholarships

FTMA Grad Takes Award for Short Film

Students Help Red Cross Thrift Store in Luxembourg

New Student Convocation

College of Nursing Awarded Federal Grant to Educate Family Nurse Practitioner Students


USA Today: Weak hands, weak body? Millennials lose grips

Award-winning Producer Brings Global View as Artist-In-Residence for Master's Program

Latest Film by FTMA Professor Earns Vimeo Distinction

SHU Partners with The Watermark to Offer Free Community Health Fair

High Schoolers Deepen Their Faith During Immersive SHU Journey

CT Post: Sacred Heart AD Bobby Valentine paints a new picture for the Pioneers

Nine Faculty Members Earn Tenure

Diocese of Bridgeport: SHU Journey Empowers Young Catholic Leaders

More than $50K Raised for Relay For Life

Student Serves Internship in Ireland

New Master of Social Work Program to Launch in 2017

Sixth Annual President's Gala


SHU Receives Outstanding New Partner Award from Junior Achievement

Digital Marketing Students Pass Google Analytics Certification Exam

Annual Constitution Day Lecture will Feature CT Attorney General George Jepsen

Rupendra Paliwal Named Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Professor Roney Discusses Ireland's Coastal Environment While on Sabbatical in Dingle

Physician Assistant Program Receives Accreditation

Senior Health Science Majors Show What They've Learned with Final Research Posters

Students Help At-Risk Middle-Schoolers Stay in School and Thrive

Digital Marketing Evening

Student Research Showcased at Fourth Annual Academic Fest

Health Science Grad Students Present Healthcare Informatics Capstone Posters

Interdisciplinary Faculty Offer Interpretations of Pope's 'The Joy of Love'

15 New Students Inducted into Alpha Sigma Lambda Honor Society


Master’s in Accounting Program Receives $25K for Endowed Scholarship Fund

The Passing of Melvin Gordils

Faculty Delve into Digital Learning

MACOMM Program to Host Fifth SHU Media Exchange

Sacred Heart Aims Spotlight on Future Literacy Leaders

ESL Program to Be Offered at New African University

Freshmen Show Their Business Savvy with Presentations

Sacred Heart University Celebrates 50th Commencement

Discovery Gala Raises Record-Breaking Amount

Editor of Student Newspaper Visits White House for College Reporter Day

Professors to Participate in Tradition and Innovation Summer Institute

SHU Offers Fairfield Police Half Off Tuition for Graduate Degrees

Serafino Awarded the CSTA Excellence in Elementary School Science Teaching Award

SHU Horizons Celebrates Fifth Anniversary Year

Five SHU Students Appear on Fox News' The Kelly File

Business Economics Students Predict Slow Growth for the State Economy

Professor Presents Paper on Connecticut School Finance at Oxford Conference

SHU and the City of Milford to Collaborate on Marketing Campaign

MSA Students Pass Certified Accounting Exam

Bridgeport Daily Voice: Sacred Heart Students Surprise Bridgeport Kids With Books

SHU Enters Partnership with Japan’s Kyoei University

Title Moving from Fairfield School Post to New Role at SHU

Women in Sports Media Discuss Their Industry


Reading Certification Program Benefits Students and Bridgeport Youth

Business Students Show Their Entrepreneurial Spirit

2016 Mumps Outbreak Update

Dance Programs to Host Spring Performances

Greenwich Pen Women Talk Digital Marketing

Art & Design to Host Senior Portfolio Night

Concert Band to Host "The Art of Anime"

School of Communication and Media Arts to Host The MAX

Sacred Heart University Ranks in Bloomberg’s Best Undergraduate Business Schools

CT Economic Outlook for 2016-2017

Choirs Present Throwback Concert

Psychology Professor Writes Book to Help OCD Patients Take Control of their Symptoms

A Conversation Piece

Fairfield Environmental Film Festival

50th Commencement Speakers and Honorary Degree Recipients Announced

College of Education Partners with CES for Special Ed Certification Program

SHU Receives 10K Grant from Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare

SHU Hosts High School Junior Achievement Business Challenge

Relay For Life 2016: Hope Around the World

SHU to Host Fourth Annual Academic Festival

Academic Music Program to Host Mike DiRubbo Trio

Elaine Chao Inspires Audience at Speaker Series

The Joy of Love: Francis' Apostolic Exortation

FTMA Masterclass with Emily Wachtel

SHU to Host Mock Presidential Debate

Presidential Candidate Gov. John Kasich Talks Issues at SHU

Milford Patch: Town Creates Plan with SHU to Attract New and Growing Businesses

SHU to Host First Brass Fest

Literary Spring Hosts Poet Rennie McQuilkin

SHU Recognized as Top Healthy Workplace for Sixth Consecutive Year

Alumnus Alan Strauss Wins CT Principal of the Year Award

West Cork People: The Dying Rebel: Remembering Sean Hurley and the road to revolution

Art & Design Gallery Exhibit Commemorates Ireland’s 1916 Rising

Famed Lyricist Carol Hall Leads Master Class for Theatre Arts Students

Fraternity Raises Awareness Against Domestic Violence

Walk A Mile in Her Shoes: A Men's March Against Violence


National ‘It’s On Us’ Campaign Implemented to Combat Sexual Assault

Faith and Family Life: Choices Parents Make in the Changing American Landscape

Sacred Heart University's Great River Golf Club Selected To Host PGA Junior Golf

Authors Announced for Inaugural Literary Spotlight Reading Series

School of Communication and Media Arts Captures Parents Circle Families Forum Interviews

Game Design Program Among the Best According to Princeton Review

Wal-Mart and Price Convergence among U.S. Cities

Students Devote Spring Break to Service Work Around the World

Professor Steve Brown Presents Talk on Branding at SCSU

Literary Spring with Novelist Michael White

Art & Design Student Exhibit

Annual Mathematics Lecture: Blown Away: What Knot To Do When Sailing

Stamford Youth Employment Program Seeks Business Partners: Stamford Times

SHU Receives $1.2 Million Grant for Biology and Math Educator Scholarships

Horizons Program Awarded CHEFA Grant

The Honorable Elaine L. Chao to Speak as Part of "Women Can Have It All" Series

Film Historian Bordwell to Speak on Narrative Innovations in 1940s Hollywood

Getting in the Game: A Symposium on Women in Sports Media

Annual History Lecture: How the West was Won in the American Civil War

SHU LOVE Pops: Wild at Heart

Irish Step Dance Ensemble Presents "Irish Pride" on St. Patrick's Day

Ethics Bowl Debate Team Competes in National Competition


Education Professor Co-Authors Book on Literacy Leadership

Certificate Program for Big Data Analytics Offered

SHU Partners with Connecticut Conference of Municipalities

Professors Strengthen Collaboration with Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University

Scholars Gather to Discuss Religious Texts and Dialogue in the 21st Century

A Conversation with Jay Walker of Priceline

SHU's 4th Annual Literacy Conference

Delta Tau Delta Presents White Ribbon Campaign

Religion, Psychology and Spirituality: Friends or Foes?

Students Receive First CT Challenge-Christopher Cook Scholarships

SHU Uses Podcast to Inform, Start Conversations

Pablo Stalman is Sacred Heart University’s Newest Trustee

Sacred Heart University to Host Regional History Day Competition

Faculty and Staff Literary Fest

Study Abroad Students Meet U.S. Ambassador to Ireland

A Conversation with Richard Edelman

Sacred Heart Welcomes New Priest

Horizons Celebrates Its Fifth Year

Stamford Campus is Site for Successful Game Jam

Jim Ziolkowski to Be Honored at CAPP Educators’ Breakfast

A Jewish, Christian, Muslim Conversation: Sacred Texts that Unite and Divide

Apply Now for SHU’s Lilly Endowment High School Summer Theology Program


Band Students Experience Ireland During Concert Tour

Joe Carter and the Brazilian Jazz All Stars Play Jobim

SHU Choirs Present All Things Bright and Beautiful

SHU Receives Honorable Mention for its Global Nursing Program

SHU Hosts MLK Day Celebration and Reflection Event

Students Spend Break in Service to Others

Trumbull First Selectman Speaks to Political Science Students

Performing Arts Showcase

Sacred Heart University Deemed a ‘Remarkable Value’

Clinical Grad Students Present Physical Therapy Project Work

Thomas W. Burnford to Speak at Annual CAPP Breakfast