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March Art Gallery: Constance M. Simon

Constance M. Simon

Holy Family University Art Gallery presents Works on Paper, Grids, and More, a collection of work by Constance M. Simon

Exhibit: March 6 - 26, 2018
Artists Talk and Reception: Monday, March 19 | 12:00 pm – 2 pm

The Holy Family University Art Gallery is pleased to present Works on Paper, Grids, and More, a collection of work by Constance M. Simon.

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Sister Maureen McGarrity Joins St. Patrick’s Ring of Honor, Will Walk in Parade

SisterMaureen LargeSister Maureen McGarrity, CSFN, PhD, President of Holy Family University, has been selected to the St. Patrick’s Ring of Honor and will join the other nominees during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade, taking place on Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 12 pm – 3 pm. The theme of this year’s parade is “St. Patrick, Bless Those Who Respond to the Call of the Needy.”

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Getting to Know: Dr. Melissa Rampelli

Melissa PhotoDr. Melissa Rampelli brings a love of English Literature to Holy Family University as its newest Associate Professor of English in the School of Arts and Sciences. Originally a Business and Dance double major, Rampelli switched her field of study after taking an English class during her freshman year at Skidmore College. Dr. Rampelli sat down with Holy Family University to discuss her dissertation focusing on British realist novelists, her favorite authors, and her hobbies outside the University.

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New Jersey State Police Highlight Opioid Crisis Discussion and Training Event

HFU GenericThe Graduate Criminal Justice program and the School of Arts and Sciences will bring together 200 law enforcement, criminal justice practitioners, public safety officials, and elected officials to participate in an all-day training and information sharing event about the opioid crisis on Thursday, March 8 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm in the Education and Technology Center Auditorium.

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Ficociello Co-Edits New Book

Ficociello BookDr. Robert Ficociello, Assistant Professor of Writing for the School of Arts and Sciences, has co-edited a book titled Eco Culture: Disaster, Narrative, Discourse. Eco Culture is a progressive continuation from his last book, America’s Disaster Culture: The Production of Natural Disasters in Literature and Pop Culture, which was published in October 2017.

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Phillies Nation Book Club Discusses Former Phillie Dick Allen

DickAllenPhillies Nation, a Philadelphia Phillies fandom website, will be holding their second book club meeting on Monday, February 12, at 6:30 pm in Holy Family University’s ETC Auditorium. The meeting will discuss the autobiography Crash—The Life and Times of Dick Allen.

Leading the discussion will be Frank Fitzpatrick, Editor and Writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer since 1980 and Mitchell Nathanson, Professor of Sports Law at Villanova University and author of a book on Dick Allen. Brian Michael, Phillies Nation CEO/Founder and Sports Marketing-Management Coordinator at Holy Family University will be the moderator.

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