University Communications

Monthly Archives: December 2011

Classes Begin January 12

Immaculata University’s undergraduate and graduate programs are currently registering students for the spring semester and will continue registration until day, evening, and graduate classes begin on Thursday, January 12. Students may add classes to their schedule until Wednesday, January 18.

IU Awarded Accreditation of its Business and Accounting Programs

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of Commissioners and the Associate Degree Board of Commissioners recently awarded Immaculata University, in Immaculata, Pa., accreditation of its business programs and separate specialized accreditation of its accounting

Tracy Stinchfield Joins Graduate Psychology Department

Tracy Stinchfield, Ed.D., has joined the Graduate Psychology Department at Immaculata University as an assistant professor. Before coming to Immaculata, she taught graduate and undergraduate courses on human development, marriage and family counseling, and other subjects at Shippensburg, Alvernia, Southern

Division of Nursing Welcomes Colleen Ciano

Colleen Ciano, M.S.N., R.N., is a new nursing instructor in Immaculata University´s Division of Nursing. She is teaching courses on holistic nursing practice, nursing theory, and nursing leadership and management. Before taking on this new position, Ciano was an adjunct

New Student Activities and Leadership Director

Missy Stolfi, M.Ed., is the new student activities and leadership director in Immaculata University´s Office of Student Development and Engagement. Before coming to Immaculata, Stolfi served for five years as the assistant/associate director of student development programs at Philadelphia University,

Nursing Programs Awarded 10-Year Accreditation

The baccalaureate and master´s programs in nursing at Immaculata University has been awarded accreditation by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, D.C., 20036, (202) 887-6791. The Division of Nursing´s programs were previously

January Workshops

Immaculata University is offering a variety of one-credit workshops in January, which may also be taken as non-credit enrichment courses. WORLD CULTURES. This course introduces the main features of non-western civilizations and traditions and may be used by students with

Beth Chiatti Joins Division of Nursing

Beth Chiatti, M.S.N., R.N., C.S.N., of Blue Bell, Pa. is a new nursing instructor in Immaculata University´s Division of Nursing. She is teaching in all three of Immaculata´s nursing programs: pre-licensure baccalaureate nursing, R.N. to B.S.N., and M.S.N., and the

Christine Gallagher Receives Presser Award

Immaculata University has presented the Presser Undergraduate Scholar Award to Christine Gallagher, a senior music therapy major. Chosen by University President Sister R. Patricia Fadden, IHM, Ed.D., and Music Department Chair Donna Bohn, Ph.D., Gallagher will receive a $4,800 scholarship

Dr. Elizabeth Faunce Joins Business Department

Elizabeth G. Faunce, Ph.D., CFP, has returned to Immaculata as an assistant professor in the Business, Accounting, and Economics Department at Immaculata University, after having earned her bachelor´s degree at the University and after teaching some of its undergraduate students