Combining Empathy and Storytelling

This year marks the 25th anniversary for Westmoreland County’s YWCA International Women’s Group (IWG). In honor of the anniversary, Seton Hill students from Christine Cusick’s Empathy and Storytelling Class collaborated with members from the IWG to share their stories. The IWG was founded in 1991 by Hiroko Hirano, Kathy Henry and Esther Yant as a…

Wrestling team offers free clinic for women in June

The wrestling team is continuing their climb to become a known name in the sport of wrestling. Last season, the team had two national qualifiers and their first national finalist in school history. This season, the Griffins sent five men to the national tournament and came home with another All-American. Do the math: seven national…

Women’s lacrosse advances to postseason

The Seton Hill women’s lacrosse team finished their season with some important PSAC wins under their belt, along with a few losses that impacted their playoff run. However, their “middle-of-the-pack” performance set them up nicely to make a run in the tournament. The Griffins played in the first round of the PSAC Tournament against Mercyhurst…

Seton Hill athletes grant wish to local teenager

At first it seemed like just a fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, but 15-year-old Brady Hunker had no idea that Seton Hill University had a much larger surprise for him. Between the baseball team’s doubleheader on April 22, the SHU Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) told Hunker that his wish to travel to Aruba was granted.…

Senior Staff Speak-Out: Bridget Malley

They told me I should write about my plan for the future but I read the words ‘plan’ and ‘future’ and kind of panicked, which isn’t really conducive to writing a good article. Tell you what, reader — why don’t you figure out my life for me? No pressure, it’s just for now. You can…

Senior Staff Speak-Out: Christian Strong

As my time as Editor-in-Chief of the Setonian is approaching an end, I am happy with all the accomplishments that I have gained from being a part of the student newspaper for Seton Hill University. Often times being a journalism new-media major, I hear about the constant issues that this field brings and how difficult…

Police Blotter: March and April 2017

March 17 at 03:25 “A male (not a student) was issued a non-traffic citation for disorderly conduct. (Filed with District Justice).” March 28 at 16:20 “A two vehicle accident occurred in parking lot A. There were no injuries.” March 30 at 16:10 “A smoke detector activated in Havey basement. Burnt food was the cause.” March 31 at 00:05 “Graffiti was found in the 2nd…