• March Events

Spring Break**

Monday, February 25, 2013

Spring Break begins on Monday February 25th and ends on Friday March 1st 2013.  

Classes End-- Accelerated Session Spring I

Monday, February 25, 2013

Classes end for the accelerated session, Spring I, on Monday February 25th through Friday March 1st 2013.
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Last Day to Change Registration--Accelerated Session Spring II (100%)

Friday, March 01, 2013

The last day to change registration for the accelerated session, Spring II, with an 100% refund is on Friday March 1st 2013.
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Classes Begin-- Accelerated Session Spring II

Monday, March 04, 2013

Classes begin for the accelerated session, Spring II, on Monday March 4th through Friday March 8th 2013.
 
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Club Council Meeting

Monday, March 04, 2013 2:00 PM

All clubs and organizations are required to send one member to the meeting!
 
Location: Martino Hall 216 

Last Day to Change Registration--Accelerated Session Spring II (80%)

Tuesday, March 05, 2013

The last day to change registration for the accelerated session, Spring II, with an 80% refund is on Friday March 5th 2013.
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Transfer Day

Tuesday, March 05, 2013 10:00 AM

All Transfer Days begin in Fournier Hall with individual appointments from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

You will have an opportunity to tour the campus with a student ambassador, meet with an Admissions Counselor or Financial Aid, learn about our Scholarship Program and discuss your transfer credits. 

Read more here: www.chc.edu/transfer/ 
 
Register by email or call 215-248-7001.

St. Francis Inn Service Opportunities

Wednesday, March 06, 2013 3:15 PM

Serve at the "Table for Four", a well known outreach center and beloved sanctuary for many of the city's hungry, homeless and underserved population.

Fun at One: Chips, Dips and Bingo

Wednesday, March 06, 2013 1:00 PM


Enjoy tasty snacks and B-I-N-G-O!
 
Location: Student Activities Office 

Orientation Leader Applications Due!

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

Don't forget to turn in your Orientation Leader Application to the Student Activities Office!

John E. Walker, Ph.D to Speak at Business Leaders of Uncommon Excellence Lecture Series

Thursday, March 07, 2013 4:00 PM

Dr. John E. Walker, founder, past CEO and chairman of the board of Andesa Services will present the lecture, “Re-thinking the Purpose of the Firm” at the Business Leaders of Uncommon Excellence Lecture Series on Thursday, March 7 at 4:00 p.m. in the East Parlor, St. Joseph Hall.
 
 The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Barbara Diemer, MBA, M.Ed., assistant professor of business, at 215.248.7033.

Feel Good presents: Deli Nights

Thursday, March 07, 2013 9:00 PM


Help end world hunger by buying grilled cheese. 
 
Location: Fitzsimmons Hall Lounge 

Our Mother of Sorrows Outreach

Friday, March 08, 2013 12:15 PM

Join us in serving either at Our Mother of Sorrows Parish Outreach Center or OMS/St. Ignatius Elementary School. At the Outreach Center we can be found in the kitchen preparing meals for the following week for their visitors who come for the hot meals. Or, we can be found painting a room, stocking the food pantry shelves or....you name it! At the school we provide one on one ministry with the students in the classroom, help with computers, or maybe the music room!

Institute for Forgiveness and Reconciliation Presents “JUST Listening”

Friday, March 08, 2013 9:30 AM

The Institute for Forgiveness and Reconciliation  presents the program, “JUST Listening” on Friday, March 8 from 9:30 a.m.-noon in the East Parlor, St. Joseph Hall.

JUST Listening is an effort to foster social change by practicing, promoting and teaching other-centered, compassionate, and non-judgmental listening skills. The program is an essential tool in helping to promote civility and learn skills in dialogue.

Sharon Browning will present the JUST Listening program. She is the former executive director of Philadelphia Volunteers for the Indigent Program (VIP), the hub of pro bono legal services in Philadelphia, and also taught for 15 years in the Sociology Department at Chestnut Hill College. She is a trained mediator, retreat facilitator, spiritual guide and teacher, focusing on the needs of marginalized individuals and groups.

For more information, please contact Catherine Nerney, SSJ, Ph.D. at 215.248.7099 or e-mail nerneyc@chc.edu.

Fridays after Dark: Game Night

Friday, March 08, 2013 9:00 PM

Location: TBA

Saturday Visit: Featuring - Mathematics, Computer Science and Information Technology

Saturday, March 09, 2013 10:00 AM

At 10 a.m. you can view a short presentation about CHC and attend special presentations on featured majors or departments. You'll also be able to tour the campus with a student ambassador and meet with representatives from Financial Aid.

 
10:00 am - Admissions presentation followed by the featured major or department:
  •  Mathematics
  • Computer Science and Information Technology

I would like to register online for a Saturday Visit at Chestnut Hill College.
 
Register by phone:  215.248.7001  Parking Pass & Campus Map 

Registration For Summer Begins

Monday, March 11, 2013

Registratin for summer classes begins on March 11th 2013.
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Philadelphia 76ers Vs. Brooklyn Nets Trip

Monday, March 11, 2013 5:30 PM

Sign up in the Student Activities Office. Cost is $10/CHC Student.
 
Meet at the Fournier Security Desk at 5:30pm. 

Commuter Appreciation Week

Monday, March 11, 2013

Celebrate CHC's Commuters!

Commuter Club presents: Crafting with Dorm Decor

Monday, March 11, 2013 2:00 PM

Make a free craft for the start of Commuter Appreciation Week!
 
Location: Commuter Lounge, St. Joseph Hall 

Commuter Club presents: Commuter Breakfast

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 8:30 AM

Enjoy a free breakfast to help start your day!
 
Location: Commuter Lounge, St. Joseph Hall 

Fun at One: Shamrock Shakes

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 1:00 PM


Everyone's favorite McDonald's St. Patrick's Day shake will be served on campus!
 
Location: Student Activities Office 

Commuter Club presents: Easter Egg Hunt

Wednesday, March 13, 2013 2:00 PM


Celebrate Easter early with the Commuter Club!
 
Location: Commuter Lounge, St. Joseph Hall 

Mask & Foil and APA present: Variety Show

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Location: TBA
 
 

Commuter Club presents: Finger Foods and Board Games

Thursday, March 14, 2013 2:00 PM


Meet fellow commuters and enjoy food and games
 
Location: Commuter Lounge, St. Joseph Hall 

Feel Good presents: Deli Nights

Thursday, March 14, 2013 9:00 PM


Help end world hunger by buying grilled cheese. 
 
Location: Fitzsimmons Hall Lounge 

Last Day to Change Registration--Accelerated Session Spring II (60%)

Friday, March 15, 2013

The last day to change registration for the accelerated session, Spring II, with a 60% refund is Friday March 15th 2013.
 
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Our Mother of Sorrows Outreach

Friday, March 15, 2013 12:15 PM

Join us in serving either at Our Mother of Sorrows Parish Outreach Center or OMS/St. Ignatius Elementary School. At the Outreach Center we can be found in the kitchen preparing meals for the following week for their visitors who come for the hot meals. Or, we can be found painting a room, stocking the food pantry shelves or....you name it! At the school we provide one on one ministry with the students in the classroom, help with computers, or maybe the music room!

Chestnut Hill College to Host 8th Annual United Nations Teachers Conference on Human Rights

Friday, March 15, 2013 9:30 AM

Chestnut Hill College will host the 8th Annual United Nations Conference on Teaching Peace and Human Rights on Friday, March 15 at 9:30 a.m. in the East Parlor, St. Joseph Hall. This conference, a United Nations Academic Impact Event and sponsored by Global Education Motivators (GEM) will focus on "The Future We Want: A Better World Through Human Rights Education."
 
Changu Mannathoko, senior advisor for education at UNICEF will give keynote remarks at the conference.
 
 For more information, please see press release

Fridays afte Dark presents: Silver Linings Playbook

Friday, March 15, 2013 9:00 PM

Come out and watch the Academy Award nominated film featuring our favorite city!
 
Location: Fitzsimmons Hall Lounge 

Saturday Visit: Featuring - Sociology, Criminal Justice, Human Services, Education, Undeclared Major

Saturday, March 16, 2013 10:00 AM

At 10 a.m. you can view a short presentation about CHC and attend special presentations on featured majors or departments. You'll also be able to tour the campus with a student ambassador and meet with representatives from Financial Aid.

 
10:00 am - Admissions presentation followed by the featured major or department:
  • Sociology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Human Services
  • Education 
  • Undeclared Major
I would like to register online for a Saturday Visit at Chestnut Hill College. Register by phone:  215.248.7001  Parking PassCampus Map 

Institute for Religion and Science Lecture: "Neurotheology"

Monday, March 18, 2013 7:00 PM

Andrew Newberg, Ph.D., director of research at the Myrna Brind Center for Integrative Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Medical College, adjunct professor of religious studies and associate professor of radiology at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine will present a lecture on Neurotheology on Monday, March 18 at 7 p.m. at the Commonwealth Chateau, SugarLoaf campus at Chestnut Hill College. This lecture is sponsored by the Institute for Religion and Science at Chestnut Hill College.
 
The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Kathleen Duffy, SSJ, Ph.D. at 215.248.7197 or kduffy@chc.edu.

Club Council Meeting

Monday, March 18, 2013 2:00 PM

Location: Martino Hall 216

CHAT presents: Luck of the Irish

Tuesday, March 19, 2013 8:00 PM

Enjoy the film and a discussion of favorite St. Patrick's day traditions.
 
Location: Fitzsimmons Hall Lounge 

20th Anniversary Biomedical Lecture Series: M. Celeste Simon, Ph.D to Lecture

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 4:00 PM

M. Celeste Simon, Ph.D., scientific director and investigator at the Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute, investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and professor of cell and development biology at the University of Pennsylvania will present the lecture, “Hypoxia, Hypoxia Inducible Factors and Tumor Progression” at the 20th Anniversary Biomedical lecture series on Wednesday, March 20 at 4 p.m. in the East Parlor.
The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, please see press release.

St. Francis Inn Service Opportunities

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 3:15 PM

Serve at the "Table for Four", a well known outreach center and beloved sanctuary for many of the city's hungry, homeless and underserved population.

Fun at One: Rita's Water Ice

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 1:00 PM


Celebrate the start of spring with one of Philly's favorite treats!
 
Location: Student Activities Office 

Soldiers Project Training on Self Care for Mental Health Professionals

Thursday, March 21, 2013 10:00 AM

Chestnut Hill College will host training for The Soldiers Project Pennsylvania on “Compassion Fatigue, Vicarious Traumatization, and Self Care for Mental Health Professionals” on Thursday, March 21 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the East Parlor, St. Joseph Hall.
 
The training will discuss the latest research findings on the neuro-psychological and socio-emotional manifestations of compassion fatigue and vicarious traumatization. Participants will learn how to recognize the signs that one might be struggling with compassion fatigue and/or vicarious traumatization or Secondary Traumatic Stress Disorder. Various self-care techniques will be explored for mitigating the effects of compassion fatigue/vicarious traumatization.

There is a $25.00 charge for those attending who are not members of The Soldiers Project PA, with or without CEUs. Registration is required and payment can be made at the door. Please email Sister Nancy DeCesare, Ph.D. at decesaren@chc.edu to register.

Feel Good presents: Deli Nights

Thursday, March 21, 2013 9:00 PM


Help end world hunger by buying grilled cheese. 
 
Location: Fitzsimmons Hall Lounge 

U4U Presents: Midnight Munchies

Thursday, March 21, 2013 10:00 PM

Help Unified for UNIFAT raise money and enjoy some tasty snacks!
 
Location: McCaffery Lounge 

Our Mother of Sorrows Outreach

Friday, March 22, 2013 12:15 PM

Join us in serving either at Our Mother of Sorrows Parish Outreach Center or OMS/St. Ignatius Elementary School. At the Outreach Center we can be found in the kitchen preparing meals for the following week for their visitors who come for the hot meals. Or, we can be found painting a room, stocking the food pantry shelves or....you name it! At the school we provide one on one ministry with the students in the classroom, help with computers, or maybe the music room!

Fridays after Dark: Zombie Tag

Friday, March 22, 2013 9:00 PM

Location: TBA

Last Day to Change Registration--Accelerated Session Spring II (40%)

Friday, March 22, 2013

The last day to change registration for the accelerated session, Spring II, with an 40% refund is on Friday, March 22nd, 2013.
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Institute for Forgiveness and Reconciliation Talk to Discuss Leadership and Reconciliation

Monday, March 25, 2013 7:00 PM

Robert Schreiter, C.PP.S. Vatican Council II professor of theology at the Catholic Theological Union will present the lecture, “Formation for Leadership in Reconciliation" on Monday, March 25 at 7 p.m. in the East Parlor. The lecture is sponsored by the Institute for Forgiveness and Reconciliation at Chestnut Hill College.

For more information, please contact Catherine Nerney, SSJ, Ph.D. at 215.248.7099 or e-mail nerneyc@chc.edu

CHAT presents: Easter Egg Hunt

Monday, March 25, 2013 5:00 PM


Get in touch with your inner child and dash to see if you can collect the most Easter eggs. Prizes will be awarded!
 
Location: Summer House Lawn 

Safe Zone Training and Discussion

Monday, March 25, 2013 2:00 PM

Location: Martino Hall 309
  

Griffins for PAWS: Bake Sale

Monday, March 25, 2013 4:30 PM

Location: Outside of the Cafeteria

HPA Presents: A Very Potter Sequel Screening and Discussion

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 6:00 PM

Location: TBA


 

Griffins for PAWS: Bake Sale

Tuesday, March 26, 2013 4:30 PM

Location: Outside of the Cafeteria

Last Day to Withdraw Without Failure-- Accelerated Session Spring II

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

The last day to withdaw without failure from the accelerated session, Spring II, resulting in no refund is Friday March 27th 2013.
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

HOLIDAY--Easter Break

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Easter Break begins on Thursday March 28th and ends on Monday April 1st 2013.
 

With questions and concerns as to what this means, please consult the SGS catalog.

As always, please confirm that this applies to your program and/or course.

Easter Break

Thursday, March 28, 2013


Student Activities wishes you and your family a safe and happy Easter!
 
Easter Break- 3/28-4/1. Classes resume on 4/2. 

Our Mother of Sorrows Outreach

Friday, March 29, 2013 12:15 PM

Join us in serving either at Our Mother of Sorrows Parish Outreach Center or OMS/St. Ignatius Elementary School. At the Outreach Center we can be found in the kitchen preparing meals for the following week for their visitors who come for the hot meals. Or, we can be found painting a room, stocking the food pantry shelves or....you name it! At the school we provide one on one ministry with the students in the classroom, help with computers, or maybe the music room!