Women’s track brings home championship

By Thomas Rees Brown Staff Writer The Seton Hill women’s track team won their first conference championship this past Saturday at the title meet at Wheeling Jesuit.  They finished the event with a team score of 179.75, twenty points ahead of second place finisher WV Wesleyan. In addition to the team’s success, head coach Tim…

Men’s and Women’s Track start off strong

By Thomas Brown Contributor The Seton Hill men’s and women’s track teams are off to a strong start as they gear up for the rest of the season according to head coach Tim Creamer.  Under the guidance Creamer, both teams are poised to contend for conference championships. “We started off strong and put ourselves in…

NCCHE aids annual Yom HaShoah Interfaith service

The Yom HaShoah Interfaith Service will be held at the Beth Israel Synagogue in Latrobe on Sun., April 11 at 7 p.m. Yom HaShoah is an annual event that was started with the help of Sister Noel Kernan co-director emeriti of the National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education (NCCHE), who currently resides at Caritas Christi.

Over 1,000 people attend “Taste of Westmoreland”

The University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg (UPG) hosted the 18th annual Taste of Westmoreland event sponsored by the Congregation Emanu-El Israel on Sat., Mar. 13. The Taste, held in Chambers Hall on the UPG campus, brought local caterers and restaurants together to showcase the fine eclectic cuisine that the Westmoreland area has to offer for…

Seton scholars named for 2010-2011 year

Seton Hill University (SHU) has recently named two of the eight recipients of full scholarships for the next academic year, high school seniors Rachel Hursen and Evan Althouse, as part of the Seton Scholars program. The program, created in 2007, awards full tuition scholarships to incoming freshmen planning to study in an undergraduate program in…

Parents of Elyse Saraceni donate 5 Steinways

Gene and Iva Saraceni, the parents of Elyse Saraceni, a Seton Hill College (SHC) student killed in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland on December 21, 1988, are donating five top-of-the line Steinway pianos to the new performing arts center. “She had won a semester scholarship–based on academic record, recommendations and…

Texting versus driving

You are in the car by yourself running a quick errand when your phone rings; it’s your text message alert. Do you pick it up and look at it? It might be your mother or the person you have a crush on or even your Gossip Girl updates, but maybe it’s important. Too important for…