Glen Foerd-HFU Speaker Series: How World War I Reshaped America's Peace Movement

Marking the centennial of the Armistice, Dr. John Hepp, a professor of history at Wilkes University, will focus on how the horrors of World War I, America’s intervention in the war, and the subsequent peace conference affected Americans’ attitudes to war and peace. This event will take place on Friday, November 9, at 7 pm in the ETC Auditorium. The lecture is free and open to the public.

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Getting to Know: Dr. Alexa Bonacquisti

BONACQUISTI ALEXA webAlexa Bonacquisti, PhD joined Holy Family University’s Psychology program as its newest Assistant Professor this fall semester. Dr. Bonacquisti brings years of research focused on women’s reproductive health psychology and perinatal mental health. She recently sat down with Holy Family University to discuss her interesting research field, her classroom philosophy, and her favorite hobbies that help her unwind.

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November Art Gallery: Jonathan Clyde Frey

November Art Gallery Jonathan Clyde FreyHoly Family University Art Gallery presents Middle Ground, works by Jonathan Clyde Frey

Exhibit: November 2 – December 2, 2018
Artists Talk and Reception: Wednesday, November 7 | 12 pm – 2 pm

The Holy Family University Art Gallery is pleased to present presents Middle Ground, works by Jonathan Clyde Frey.

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Statement from President Sister Maureen McGarrity on the Tragedy in Pittsburgh


As we mourn the tragedy at Tree of Life (L'Simcha) Congregation on Saturday, which claimed the life of eleven people and injured others, we are reminded of the senseless devastation and suffering that hatred of all sorts produces. 

Please join in praying as a campus community for all of those affected in any way by this horrific carnage. Likewise, let us reaffirm our commitment to the oneness of the human family and our intolerance of discrimination and hatred in any form.

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Getting to Know: Dr. Keith Kopka

KOPKA KEITH webKeith Kopka, PhD brings his love for prose and poems to Holy Family University as its newest Assistant Professor of English. Dr. Kopka, who specializes in creative writing, sat down with Holy Family University to discuss his favorite authors, his passion for the written word, and his love of music.

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