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May 2017

May 2017

In this Issue

Commencement parade of nations

Chestnut Hill College is proud to celebrate its 90th Commencement on Saturday, May 13, beginning at 10:30 a.m., with 390 students participating. 

award winners

Each year, members of the Chestnut Hill College community gather to honor and celebrate the excellence of students from the School of Undergraduate Studies.

Offit and Atchison

Chestnut Hill College welcomed Paul Offit, M.D., for the 24th Annual Spring Biomedical Distinguished Lecture Series on April 5.

Barbara Glennon

The Redmond Room was standing-room-only as the College community said goodbye to three retiring members and celebrated the service of others.

senior gift

Seniors have many opportunities to share their Griffin Pride. One of the most valuable and lasting is to contribute to the Senior Class Gift.

campus ministry

A grant to Campus Ministry allowed a variety of programming during National Catholic Sisters Week in March.

Golden Griffins

Members of the Class of 1966 enjoyed their first Golden Griffins Brunch on April 23. 

senior seminar

Once again, the end of the semester rolled around quickly and Senior Seminar was held on April 26 in the Rotunda and in several classrooms.

CACC Champions

Men’s Tennis Makes History with First CACC Championship
The moment had finally arrived. Fifteen years after elevating to NCAA Division II status, Chestnut Hill College had won its first DII and Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) championship. 

Griffins in the News logo

Griffins make news every day, and the media are paying attention!

magazine cover

Did you know that the spring 2017 issue of the Chestnut Hill College Magazine is available now?

Janelle Leo

It’s All About the Science
Forensic biology major, Janelle Leo ’17, interned at the Center for Forensic Science and Research Education in Willow Grove, Pa., the summer of her junior year.