Chestnut Hill College’s Institute for Forgiveness and Reconciliation will host internationally acclaimed speaker, Joan Chittister, OSB, Ph.D., on Sunday, September 25, at 1:30 p.m., in Sorgenti Arena.
Rosalind Lucien, a student in the master’s program in psychology and Moore Township, Pa resident, was awarded fellowship support under the Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) Services for Transition Age Youth (STAY) Fellowship. The MFP STAY fellowship is awarded through a federal grant to the American Psychological Association (APA).
Chestnut Hill College (CHC) and Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC) have collaborated on an immersive undergraduate research program that allows selected CHC students the opportunity to conduct their research at one of the nation’s top biomedical and oncology centers.
Chestnut Hill College alumna Kathleen Rex Anderson, Ed.D. ’66 was honored for her contributions toward the success of the School of Continuing & Professional Studies (SCPS) as the College celebrated the school’s 20th Anniversary this past May.
Neal Dhand, MFA, assistant professor of Communication at Chestnut Hill College, has fulfilled a major accomplishment. His new feature film, “Crooked & Narrow,” was selected by the Brooklyn Film Festival (BFF) and was screened in early June.
Chestnut Hill College honors individuals who exemplify the Mission of the College by devoting their lives to the betterment of others in a variety of ways. Joseph P. Riley, Jr. exemplifies the College’s core values of excellence, ethical principles, service, and a holistic pursuit of truth, integrity, and justice. It is with great pride that we recognize the accomplishments of Joseph P. Riley, Jr., former mayor of Charleston, South Carolina, for a life dedicated to the common good and to building relationships among all people.
Chestnut Hill College alumna, Kathleen Shea Pié ’87, ’92 SGS, was awarded the 2016 Eleanore Dolan Egan ’28 Award for Outstanding Service to Chestnut Hill College at its 70th Annual Reunion Weekend, which took place June 3-5. Pié was honored at the reunion luncheon for her more than 32 years of service to the College in various volunteer and leadership roles.
Chestnut Hill College alumna Ritamarie Moscola, M.D., M.P.H. ’78, was awarded the College’s Alumni Association’s Distinguished Achievement Award at its 70th Annual Reunion Weekend, which took place June 3-5. Dr. Moscola was honored at the reunion luncheon for her accomplishments in her professional life, her dedication to community service and her continued commitment to the College’s core values.
The Honorable Kevin M. Dougherty, justice of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, will deliver the 89th Commencement address on Saturday, May 14, at 11 a.m. at the College. Honorary Doctor of Laws degrees will be awarded to Carol McCullough Fitzgerald, the Honorable James J. Fitzgerald, III as well as Justice Dougherty. An Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters will be awarded to John F. Haught, Ph.D.
Chestnut Hill College’s Music Department presents the Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe classic musical, “My Fair Lady,” Friday through Sunday, April 8-10, at the College’s Motherhouse Auditorium. There will be four shows starting with Friday’s show on April 8 at 8 p.m., two shows on Saturday, April 9 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and a matinee on Sunday, April 10 at 2 p.m.