Tomorrow: The Inauguration of Rev. James J. Greenfield, OSFS ’84, Ed.D.

The Inauguration of Rev. James J. Greenfield, OSFS ’84, Ed.D. as the fourth president of DeSales University will be celebrated on April 4, 2018, at the Center Valley, Pa., campus. 

Inauguration Mass of Missioning

The Board of Trustees, Administrators, Faculty, Staff, and Students of DeSales University with the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales invite you to the Mass of Missioning as part of the Inauguration of Rev. James J. Greenfield, OSFS ’84, Ed.D., as the fourth president of the University.

Wednesday, April 4 at 10:30 a.m. / DeSales University Center

Inauguration of the President

The Board of Trustees, Administrators, Faculty, Staff, and Students of DeSales University with the Oblates of St. Francis de Sales invite you to the Inauguration of Rev. James J. Greenfield, OSFS ’84, Ed.D., as the fourth president of the University.

Wednesday, April 4 at 2:30 p.m. / Billera Hall

For more information: http://www.desales.edu/inauguration

Questions? Mary.Gotzon@desales.edu

Dining Daily

Menu for Tuesday, 4/3/2018

Lunch: 

  • Salad: Buffalo Popcorn Chicken Salad
  • Bistro: Carolina Pulled Pork Sandwich, Crispy Fried Clam Strips, Four Cheese Penne Pasta Bake, Quinoa Pilaf, Vegetables
  • Grill: Taco Bar
  • Deli LTO: Dijon Curry Chicken Pita

Dinner: 

  • Sauté: Green Dragon
  • Bistro: Baked Cod, Chicken Broccoli Alfredo Pasta Bowl, Kung Pao Pork, Herb Broiled Tomatoes, Rice, Vegetables

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REGISTRATION FOR FALL COURSES

In order to register for fall courses, students must consult with their academic advisors and obtain clearance to register between Monday, April 9 and Friday, April 13.

As preparation for this meeting, you should review your progress toward meeting course requirements and create a list of possible courses for the upcoming semester. To do this, use the Academic Evaluation feature in WebAdvisor (Academic Planning > Academic Evaluation) and/or the graduation requirement form for your major (available at www.desales.edu/gradforms). The fall course schedule will be posted at MyDSU (Departments & Offices > Registrar’s Office) on Wednesday, April 4.

You should also check your WebAdvisor account to learn when you may begin registering for your classes. After logging in, click on “Registration Status and Time.” For most students, this screen will indicate that they may register at some time between April 16 and April 19. However, please note that some students may see a “hold,” which restricts them from registering. If you are one of these students, you must clear up the related matter before you may register.

Questions? Please contact your academic advisor.

Tonight: Local Musicians Featured at John Paul II Arts Event

The Salesian Center for Faith and Culture at DeSales University continues to honor Saint John Paul II with its annual memorial Arts & Culture series event. This year the event is part of the Inauguration of Rev. James J. Greenfield, OSFS.

This year the Salesian Center welcomes local musicians Austin Nick Piel and Maddie Hallman to campus. The event will take place on Tuesday, April 3 at 7 p.m. in the DeSales University Center on the University’s main campus in Center Valley. This event is free and open to the public.

Piel is a young musician from Center Valley, Pa. who has been singing since he could speak. Piel’s love for music and performance sparked in middle school, winning the 2015 Freddy Award for his performance in the Southern Lehigh play The Drowsy Chaperone. Piel studies computer science at the University of Maryland.

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Trexler Library Fall 2018 Reception for Faculty Book Authors

Next fall, Trexler Librarians will host our second annual reception for faculty members who have either published a book between July 1, 2017 and December 31, 2018 or have one coming out within that time period.

Our goal is to both publicize your work and honor your scholarship! First, we need some information from you with details about your publication. Please complete this short online form to give us the details of your work.

If we do not own your book, we will certainly purchase it for our collection and display in the lobby of the library.

Questions or comments? Please contact Debbie Malone at ext. 1253 or Debbie.Malone@desales.edu.

Ryan Leadership Institute Class of 2020

The Ryan Leadership Institute emerged in collaboration with the Catholic Leadership Institute in Philadelphia. Under the administration of the Salesian Center for Faith & Culture, this leadership institute represents a uniquely designed two-year initiative to provide students at DeSales University with a program of personal growth and leadership training in the context of Catholic spirituality in the Salesian tradition.

Today we announce the RLI Class of 2020:
Jessica Amick (MD)
Mariana Aversa (BI)
Jack Carney (MD)
Keegan Coffield (AB)
Austin Erdossy (SS)
Vincent Groelly (FN)
Christina Hansen (MD)
Mary O’Malley (HLSC)
Ryan Schaub (SX)
Claudio Velardo (BI)

Learn more

Questions? Lore.mcfadden@desales.edu

Change in Confession Schedule Tomorrow

Due to the Presidential Inauguration on Wednesday, April 4 there is no Confession in Connelly Chapel that afternoon. Regular Confession will resume on Wednesday, April 11 at 3 p.m. in Connelly Chapel.

If you would like to schedule a time for Confession with the University Chaplain, please email timothy.mcintire@desales.edu.

Questions? timothy.mcintire@desales.edu