News and Media

02.04.14 USF’s WinterFest 2014 debuting new show with TV star narrator
WinterFest 2014 at Schouweiler Planetarium at the University of Saint Francis will debut a new show, “The Planets,” narrated by “Star Trek: Voyager” TV show star Kate Mulgrew, and include a new cartoon favorite, “Larry Cat in Space.” The shows are open to young sky-viewers, their families and friends on two weekends, Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 15 and 16, and Friday through Sunday, Feb. 21-23. Read more...

02.04.14 Mezzo-soprano presenting free one-act play at USF
Mezzo-soprano Linn Maxwell will present a one-act play highlighting the life and music of St. Hildegard of Bingen on Sunday, Feb. 16 at 3 p.m. in the North Campus auditorium at the University of Saint Francis. Read more...

02.04.14 USF Best Practices Showcase coming for educators
The University of Saint Francis invites area education professionals to the seventh annual Best Practices Showcase, in which educators from across Indiana share their teaching strategies as they learn and share with colleagues in a professional community. The showcase will be March 1 from 7:45 a.m.-1 p.m. in the Pope John Paul II Center and Doermer Family Center. Read more...

02.01.14 Dual Credit Information Night scheduled at USF Performing Arts Center
Students have an opportunity to learn about earning college credit during high school at a Dual Credit Information Night at the USF Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St., Fort Wayne, on Feb. 27 from 6:30-8 p.m. Read more...

01.23.14 New media artist speaking for USF Closer Look lecture
Michael Dinges, an engraver who is pushing creative boundaries as a “new media” artist, will be the guest speaker for the Closer Look lecture series at the University of Saint Francis North Campus, 2702 Spring St., at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 26. Read more...

01.23.14 USF exhibition exploring new media
An exhibition at the University of Saint Francis will feature four artists who push the creative boundaries of traditional media. “New Media Exploration: Michael Dinges, Dennis Lee Mitchell, Brett Freund and Allessandro Bavari” will run through Feb. 26 in the Weatherhead Gallery in the Rolland Center for Art and Visual Communication off Leesburg Road. Read more...

01.23.14 Don Appiarius joins USF as Dean of Students
Don Appiarius has joined the University of Saint Francis as its Dean of Students. The appointment was announced by Dr. Andrew Prall, Vice President for Academic Affairs. As Dean of Students, Appiarius will oversee all aspects of Student Life, including residence life, commuter services, student activities, and student academic services.Lee completed a Master of Business Administration degree and a Bachelor of Science in Finance with a concentration in insurance at Ball State University. He is completing doctoral work in business administration with a specialization in advanced accounting from Northcentral University. Read more...

01.23.14 USF appoints Lee business school dean
University of Saint Francis Vice President for Academic Affairs Dr. J. Andrew Prall has announced the appointment of Robert Lee as Dean of the Keith Busse School of Business and Entrepreneurial Leadership. Lee completed a Master of Business Administration degree and a Bachelor of Science in Finance with a concentration in insurance at Ball State University. He is completing doctoral work in business administration with a specialization in advanced accounting from Northcentral University. Read more...

01.23.14 USF student nurses want givers to get chilly for a cause
The Student Nurses Association of the University of Saint Francis is asking local residents to get chilly for a cause—the Cougar Chill—to raise funds for Hoosier Burn Camp, which provides an expense-free summer camp experience for young men and women who have experienced injuries from burns. Read more...

01.23.14 USF receives grant to host Stand Against Racism
Dr. Karen Monique Gregg, a sociology professor in the School of Arts and Sciences at the University of Saint Francis (USF), has been awarded the Indiana Campus Compact grant for Service Engagement through the Lilly Endowment. Read more...

01.18.14 USF Servus Omnium lecture to examine happiness in life and work
“Four Levels of Happiness: A Christian Philosophy of Life and Work” is the topic for the 2014 Servus Omnium lecture and breakfast sponsored by the University of Saint Francis in the USF Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St., Fort Wayne, on March 4. Read more...

01.15.14 Pulitzer-nominated writer, filmmaker Taulbert speaking at USF
Clifton L. Taulbert, a Pulitzer-nominated writer and filmmaker and a Voice of the Community for CNN at the turn of the millennium will speak at the University of Saint Francis (USF) in two sessions on Feb. 11 at the USF Performing Arts Center. Read more...

01.15.14 USF Diversity Resource Center director leading mission to view differences differently
The director for the Diversity Resource Center (DRC) at the University of Saint Francis (USF) will make viewing differences differently his task in the Trinity Hall center. Read more...

01.15.14 USF hosting math competition for high school students
The University of Saint Francis will host the American Mathematics Competition (AMC) 10/12 for high school students in grades 9-12 on Tuesday, Feb. 19 in the Doermer Family Center for Health Science Education. Read more...

01.12.14 City of Fort Wayne proposes investing $3 million in Legacy Fort Wayne funds to renovate future USF Downtown Campus
University of Saint Francis and Fort Wayne officials announced today that they have reached an agreement that will spur development in the heart of the city’s financial and arts districts. The agreement is ready to move to the City Council for approval. The Legacy Fort Wayne funds are a three-to-one matching award, supporting the $12 million USF downtown development plans. Read more...

Media Contacts

For all University-related matters, please contact:

Trois Hart
Associate Vice President of Marketing
T: 260.399.8050
C: 260.415.2401
thart@sf.edu

Yvonne Schroeder
Director of Communication
T: 260.399.7700 ext. 6413
yschroeder@sf.edu

Sandie Phalen
Director of Marketing and Development
Crown Point
T: 219.488.8888 ext. 5421
sphalen@sf.edu

 

Share this