New society inducts members

Sigma Tau Delta, the newest honors society to Seton Hill University (SHU), is of international caliber. The English Honors Society inducted 11 students to the SHU chapter, Alpha Rho Epsilon, on Nov. 3. “It was much appreciated that faculty and parents attended to support the students,” said associate English professor and chapter advisor Christine Cusick.…

Blink 182 combines the new and nostalgic

The First Niagara Pavilion was packed with fans for the 2011 Honda Civic Tour with Blink-182, My Chemical Romance and Matt & Kim. The tour hit Burgettstown, Pa. Thursday, Sept. 15. Aside from bringing along upbeat, timeless music, the tour also brought along an incredible show. The stages for My Chemical Romance and Blink-182 were…

Got Homesickness? Get involved!

Being away from home, whether it is just a few minutes or more than a few hours, can be tough. At school, there may be activities on every corner of campus, but it can be difficult to shift focus from one’s life at home to one’s life at school. Dave Zlockie, the area coordinator for…

Seton Hill University transforms over time

Seton Hill University’s (SHU) campus has an incredibly rich history. Many of the buildings on campus have corner blocks with the year they were built. Almost all the buildings were built during the 20th century with a few exceptions such as Salvetti gymnasium, McKenna Center, DeChantal Hall, Farrell Hall and the Performing Arts Center. A…

Students rock out at SHU Idol Competition

Seton Hill University’s (SHU) singing competition SHU Idol filled the walls of Lowe Dining Hall with vocals, live music, comments and cheering on March 26. Students competing performed two songs for the audience. Live band, Maxxtone, performed the music as contestants sang along. “I really enjoyed SHU Idol. I was surprised that the turn out…

Elevator pitch competition ups the ante

By Giannina Gonzalez Staff Writer The Elevator Pitch Competition sponsored by the Wukvich Center for Entrepreneurial Studies was held on March 15. The competition featured about fifty participants. Participants had 90 seconds to present, or pitch, their idea to a panel of judges. By the end of the event 12 competitors were chosen as finalists.…