Listen to Faculty Member Seth Weber on Lehigh Valley Outlook

Seth Weber, instructor in the social sciences department, will be on the radio show, Lehigh Valley Outlook, this Sunday morning discussing the Mayor Pawlowski indictment. Lehigh Valley Outlook, hosted by Dan Holzman, can be heard on Sunday morning at 6:30 a.m. on AM 790 WAEB ( and at 7:00 a.m. on WAEB-FM 104.1 (, WZZO-FM 95.1 (, and WSAN-AM 1470 (

Campus-Wide Involvement Fair, 8/31

The Campus-Wide Involvement Fair* will be held on August 31 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. outside McShea. All offices and organizations interested in having a table should please use the form below to reserve a spot! If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me!

*this event is different from the Orientation Involvement Fair, which is held exclusively for new students during Orientation.


Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival Sets Attendance and Ticket Revenue Records for Third Consecutive Year

With nearly 150 performances in just under ten weeks, Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival closes the season with landmark attendance records, ticket revenues exceeding $1.2 million, an 8% increase in subscription sales, and a main stage production playing to 103% capacity. The Festival’s 26th season closed Sunday, August 6 at the Labuda Center for the Performing Arts at DeSales University.

The season was attended by 38,000 patrons, generated a record $1,200,000 in ticket revenues, and broke a season subscription sales record with a total of 2,634 subscribers, the largest number in the Festival’s history.

“We offer our sincerest thanks to each patron who joined us this summer. We worked very hard to create quality productions and sharing them with so many patrons is truly gratifying,” says Producing Artistic Director Patrick Mulcahy. [Read more…]

DeSales Annual Report 2016-2017

Dear Friends of DeSales University,

DeSales University had another very successful year for 2016-2017. July 1 began a year of transition. After 18 years of excellent service as President of DeSales University, Fr. Bernard F. O’Connor, OSFS, retired on June 30, 2017, with the title President Emeritus of DeSales University. DeSales University was very fortunate to have had Fr. O’Connor serve as our president. He has been respected, appreciated, and loved by the entire DeSales community. On September 1, he will assume the title of Senior Pastor at St. Ann’s parish in Naples, Florida.

Read Fr. Bernard O’Connor’s 18th and final annual report on MyDSU
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Highlights for the 2016-2017 year include: [Read more…]