• November Events

Cathie Meighan, SSJ, M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition: Paintings

Friday, October 05, 2012

Cathie Meighan, SSJ, ’87 will present her M.F.A. thesis exhibit of paintings from Friday, October 5 through Thursday, November 15 in the Dwight V. Dowley Gallery on the fifth floor of the Rotunda, St. Joseph Hall. There will be an opening reception for the exhibit on Thursday, October 25 from 4 to 7 pm. in the gallery. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. through 7 p.m. daily.
For more information, see press release

Last Day to Change Registration for Accelerated session, Fall II (60% Refund)

Saturday, October 27, 2012

Saturday, October 27, is the last day to change registration for the Accelerated session, Fall II with a 60% refund.
 
Please ensure that this applies to your program and/or course.

Fridays after Dark: Griffins Got Talent

Friday, November 02, 2012 9:00 PM

Do you have a talent? Sign up with Megan Cranney and show off your skills!
 
Location: TBA 

Broadway Trip: Phantom of the Opera

Saturday, November 03, 2012 9:00 AM


See a Broadway show and spend some time in NYC! Meet at the Fournier Security Desk at 9am
 
Sign up in SAO. $20/CHC Student. Space is limited.  

Registration for Spring 2013 Begins

Monday, November 05, 2012

On Monday, November 5, registration for the Spring 2013 semester begins.

Club Council Meeting

Monday, November 05, 2012 2:00 PM

 Help improve your club or organization with great workshops and idea sharing. All clubs are required to send one representative! 

Institute for Religion and Science Lecture: “Science and Religion in China”

Monday, November 05, 2012 7:00 PM

Nathan Sivin, professor of the history and socialization of science at the University of Pennsylvania will present the lecture, “Science and Religion in China” on Thursday, November 5 at 7 p.m. at the Commonwealth Chateau, SugarLoaf campus at Chestnut Hill College. This lecture is sponsored by the Institute for Religion and Science at Chestnut Hill College. For more information, see the full press release.

Transfer Day

Tuesday, November 06, 2012 10:00 AM

All Transfer Days begin in Fournier Hall with individual appointments from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

You will have an opportunity to tour the campus with a student ambassador, meet with an Admissions Counselor or Financial Aid, learn about our Scholarship Program and discuss your transfer credits. 

Read more here: www.chc.edu/transfer/ 
 
Register by email or call 215-248-7001.

Fun at One: Appetizer Bar

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 1:00 PM

Free food in Student Activities! Don't miss out!

Fair Trade Event

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 1:00 PM

Do your holiday shopping early and support Fair Trade at the annual Fair Trade event. Find products from around the world including jewelry, clothing and chocolate/coffee. Don't miss out!
 
PASSPORT EVENT!
 
Location: Rotunda and East Parlor 

Fair Trade and Alternative Gift Giving Event

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 12:00 PM

Chestnut Hill College will host a Fair Trade and Alternative Gift Giving event on Wednesday, November 7 from 12-4 p.m. in the Rotunda of St. Joseph's Hall on the College campus. Guests are invited to learn more about fair trade and purchase a variety of fair trade products from different organizations.

There will be tables set up with goods from numerous fair trade organizations, including Ten Thousand Villages, Unified for UNIFAT, Spoil Yourself Recycled, the Sisters of St. Joseph Earth Center, Guatemalan Goodies and Imani Workshops. Vendors will be selling a variety of fair trade goods, such as clothing, chocolate, coffee, bags, jewelry and cards.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Dr. Marie Conn at 215.248.7044 or e-mail mconn@chc.edu.
 
For more information, see press release

the History Club presents: Viewing and Discussion of The Pianist

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 6:00 PM


Learn more about the holocaust through the viewing and discussion of the Pianist
 
Location: Fitzsimmons Hall Lounge 

Last Day to Withdraw Without Failure for Accelerated session, Fall II (No Refund)

Friday, November 09, 2012

Friday, November 9, is the last day to withdraw without failure for Accelerated session, Fall II with no refund.
 
Please ensure that this applies to your program and/or course.

Fridays after Dark: Giving Back Night

Friday, November 09, 2012 9:00 PM

More info is coming!

Halo 4 Launch Weekend Tournament

Friday, November 09, 2012 7:30 PM

Take part in a competitive Halo 4! Prizes will be given! Food and drinks will be available too.
 
Location: Griffin's Den 

Open House

Saturday, November 10, 2012 11:30 AM

Open House registration begins at 12 p.m. in the Rotunda of St. Joseph Hall.  Campus Map

 
  • Tour the campus with a student ambassador
  • Admission presentation
  • Attend Financial Aid and Student Life sessions
  • Learn about our Scholarship Program
  • Ask Professors about our academic programs
  • Speak with our coaches and Athletic Director

 

I would like to register online for an Open House at Chestnut Hill College.

 

Register by phone: 215.248.7001

Save the Drama for the Llama: A Conflict Resolution Workshop

Monday, November 12, 2012 6:00 PM

Feeling overwhelmed by the "drama" in your life?
Looking for new ways to resolve conflict?
Check out the Conflict Resolution Workshop!
 
PASSPORT EVENT!
 
Location: Student Activities Office 

Playlist DJ

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 7:00 PM

Bring your MP3 player and design a 10 minute playlist. The "DJ" with the best playlist wins great prizes!
 
Location: Student Activities Office 

Fun at One: Bingo

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 1:00 PM

Location: Student Activities Office

14th Annual Empty Bowl Dinner at Chestnut Hill College

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 4:30 PM

Chestnut Hill College, in partnership with the Northwest Philadelphia Interfaith Hospitality Network (NPIHN), will host the NPIHN 20th Anniversary Empty Bowl Dinner on Wednesday, November 14, with two seatings at 4:30-6 p.m. and 6:30-8 p.m. The event is held in Sorgenti Arena, located at 9601 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia. The K Ten Kids Foundation, Elfant Wissahickon Realtors, Pepsi, Prudential Fox and Roach, People Helping People Inc., sitiCare, The Goldenberg Group, and Chestnut Hill Hospital will sponsor this year’s dinner.

History Club presents: Movie and Discussion of Rosenbach

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 6:00 PM


Learn about a piece of european history through movie viewing and discussion!
 
Location: Fitzsimmons Hall Lounge 

Soldiers Project Pennsylvania to Host Clinician Training

Thursday, November 15, 2012 10:00 AM

Chestnut Hill College will host training for The Soldiers Project Pennsylvania on “Military Sexual Trauma” on Thursday, November 15 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the Redmond Room, St. Joseph Hall.

The presentation will define and describe military sexual trauma (MST) as well as explain some of the difficulties both female and male survivors of MST may have now and years later. It will also examine why many survivors do not come forward while in the service, regrettably suffering in silence. Services available for MST survivors will be explained and contact information provided.
 
There is a $25.00 charge for those attending who are not members of The Soldiers Project PA, with or without CEUs. Registration is required and payment can be made at the door. Please email Sister Nancy DeCesare, Ph.D. at decesaren@chc.edu to register.
 
For more information, please see press release

Fridays after Dark: Movie Night

Friday, November 16, 2012 9:00 PM

 Location: Student Activities Office

History Club presents: Walking/Driving Tour of Chestnut Hill

Friday, November 16, 2012 3:00 PM


Take history outside of the classroom on this walking tour of Chestnut Hill!
 
Location: TBA
 
Contact Chris Allen at AllenC@chc.edu for more details. 

Saturday Campus Visit

Saturday, November 17, 2012 10:00 AM

All Saturday Visits begin in Saint Joseph Hall at 10 a.m.
 
  • View a short presentation about Chestnut Hill College
  • Tour the campus with a student ambassador
  • Meet with Admission Counselors and Financial Aid

Register online for a Saturday Visit or call 215-248-7001.

Arts and Crafts

Saturday, November 17, 2012 2:00 PM

Location: Student Activities Office

Club Council Meeting

Monday, November 19, 2012 2:00 PM

Help improve your club or organization with great workshops and idea sharing. All clubs are required to send one representative!

Assessment and Evaluation Window Opens

Monday, November 26, 2012

On Monday, November 26, the assessment and evaluation window opens for the fall semester courses.
 
Please ensure that this applies to your program and/or course.

College to Host Screening of “Journey of the Universe” and Open Observatory

Monday, November 26, 2012 7:00 PM

Chestnut Hill College will show the film “Journey of the Universe: The Epic Story of Cosmic, Earth and Human Transformation” on Monday, November 26, at 7 p.m. in the East Parlor of St. Joseph Hall. Beginning at 8:30 p.m., following the screening, weather permitting, guests will be able to visit the College’s observatory and look through its 14-inch Celestron telescope.

“Journey of the Universe” follows cosmic, earth and human transformation. The dramatic, expansive film re-imagines the creation of the universe and reframes the human connection to the cosmos. For more information, please see press release

HPA presents: A Very Potter Musical Screening and Discussion

Monday, November 26, 2012 8:30 PM

Learn about the Harry Potter Alliance and watch A Very Potter Musical.
 
Location: TBA 

Fun at One: Photo Snow Globes

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 1:00 PM

Get your own personalized snow globe!
Location: Student Activities Office 

Unified for Unifat presents: Giving Thanks for U4U

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 7:00 PM

Learn more about the goals of U4U!
 
Location: McCaffery Lounge 

Christmas Decorating Night

Thursday, November 29, 2012 9:00 PM

 Join in on one of CHC's oldest traditions. Help your class decorate your area of campus all night long!

36th Annual Carol Night

Friday, November 30, 2012 7:30 PM

A long standing tradition at Chestnut Hill College, the 36th Annual Carol Night will take place on Friday, November 30, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. in the Rotunda of St. Joseph Hall.

History Club Presents: Philadelphia Trip

Friday, November 30, 2012 9:00 AM

Take a look at historic Philadelphia and visit the Constitution Center.
 
Cost is $15/student