For the eighth year, friends of the College will join for an evening of dinner, dancing, music and friendship to show their support for CHC’s students. Many students are able to get a CHC education thanks to the generosity of these supporters, and the Gala is a much-anticipated event for all participants.
Chestnut Hill College has recently signed a new agreement with Raritan Valley Community College in Branchburg, N.J., allowing students to seamlessly transfer from the two-year school after earning their associate’s degree.
Today the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania issued its decision and denied Chestnut Hill College’s appeal. The College, which was seeking clarification of existing law, is disappointed with the Court’s decision and does not agree with the Court’s reasoning, however, the College respects the Court’s opinion.
The Department of Biology at Chestnut Hill College will welcome Paul A. Offit, M.D., to present “How to Communicate Science to the Public—or Die Trying.”
When Carol Jean Vale, SSJ, Ph.D., president of Chestnut Hill College, decided to find a way to engage with Philadelphia high school students, she contacted State Senator Art Haywood who was on board immediately. He then reached out to Keisha Wilkins, principal of Martin Luther King High School.
Returning to CHC for the second consecutive year, author and professor, Lawrence Little, Ph.D., will present the lecture, “Catholic Social Teachings and Racism” Monday, February 27, at 7 p.m. in the East Parlor of St. Joseph Hall.
Witness beautiful music being made at Chestnut Hill College during the 2017 Steinway Artist Concert featuring Karen Walwyn, D.M.A., on Sunday, February 26, at 3 p.m. in the East Parlor of CHC’s St. Joseph Hall.
Chestnut Hill College (CHC) is developing an interdisciplinary minor in European Union and European Studies thanks to a two-year grant from the Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Languages Program (UISFL). The UISFL program funds projects that create, plan, develop, and implement programs to improve undergraduate instruction in international studies and foreign language.
Effective immediately, the School of Continuing & Professional Studies has added two majors: Organizational Dynamics and Security Studies. An Exercise Science major will be available in the fall 2017 in the School of Undergraduate Studies.
At their quarterly meeting on December 12, the Board of Directors of Chestnut Hill College reappointed Carol Jean Vale, SSJ, Ph.D. as President of Chestnut Hill College for a sixth and final term of a maximum of five years, effective July 1.