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Jesse Balcer

After an exhaustive search process which took into account many qualified candidates, Chestnut Hill College is excited to announce that Jesse Balcer, M.S., has been appointed as the new full-time athletic director.

Jeremy Black with students

Students recently traveled to Haverford to listen to a talk by Dr. Jeremy Black, a historian and an author from the University of Exeter, who discussed the political tumult currently affecting Europe and beyond.

From L to R: Dr. Jeffrey Carroll, Ph.D., Jacqueline Reich, Ph.D., Pearl Kim, J.D., and John Kovach, Ph.D.

On Monday, October 15, Chestnut Hill College welcomed congressional candidate Pearl Kim to campus to share her story and engage with the College community on election issues and the future of politics.

Sister Cathie Picture

Sister Cathie Meighan garnered her first award as a painter when her abstract work won first prize in an art exhibition juried by the Philadelphia Sketch Club, America’s oldest club for professional artists. Her painting “Uncharted Waters” was among 87 other paintings featured in the exhibition “Absolutely Abstract 2018.” 


Thanks to a generous grant from the Sisters of Saint Joseph Mission Fund, students in the School of Undergraduate Studies will be able to benefit from a new initiative, the lending library.

Tobacco-free sign

Chestnut Hill College is now a tobacco-free campus, which is something that offers immense benefits to students, faculty/staff and visitors alike.

International Students

Chestnut Hill College recently welcomed 24 international students from 11 different countries to study here for the fall semester.