Faiths and communities come together at Kristallnacht remembrance service

The Seton Hill University community and holocaust survivors came together to commemorate “The Night of Broken Glass” with an interfaith remembrance service. SHU’s National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education held its 30th annual Kristallnacht interfaith remembrance service last night. The service is a commemoration of Kristallnacht, an anti-Jewish riot, which took place Nov. 9-10 in…

SHU hosts 21st World Hunger Panel

Seton Hill University raised roughly 200 pounds of food for the Westmoreland County Food Bank (WCFB) over the course of a week-long food drive. The annual drive, organized by SHU’s Society for Human Resources Managers (SHRM) student chapter, aims to bring awareness to and take part in fighting the hunger crisis in the community. “What’s…

SHU presents the Defamation Experience

Seton Hill University presented “Defamation,” Sept. 27, a nationally acclaimed play that explores the issues of race, religion, gender and class in a judicial setting. The play, a creation of Canamac Productions, comes to SHU at a time when controversy is at an all time high in the country. Produced by playwright Todd Logan, the…

New semester brings new changes to SHU

The renovated dining hall isn’t the only new change to campus this year, and it certainly won’t be the last. “We are constantly looking at ways to provide students with the best environment, both academic and social,” said Susan Yochum, Seton Hill University provost. “Whatever we do, we are trying to meet the needs of…

Need-to-know tips for incoming freshmen

While there is a ton to learn during orientation, Griffin Days and other events Seton Hill holds, there are some tips that you have to learn through experience. Here are a few things some Seton Hill students and alumni suggested to help make your transition to college a little easier. Finding Food on Campus Located in…

Combining Empathy and Storytelling

This year marks the 25th anniversary for Westmoreland County’s YWCA International Women’s Group (IWG). In honor of the anniversary, Seton Hill students from Christine Cusick’s Empathy and Storytelling Class collaborated with members from the IWG to share their stories. The IWG was founded in 1991 by Hiroko Hirano, Kathy Henry and Esther Yant as a…