Tickets for the Annual “Empty Bowls” Event on Sale to the Public March 11th

Tickets will be on sale for the annual Empty Bowls of Owensboro, Kentucky fundraiser starting March 11th.  This year’s event will take place Tuesday, April 23rd at 6 pm in the Brescia University Gym, located at 717 Frederica Street.  This local event is part of a national movement to raise funds for those in need…

Brescia University to Host Two Public Lecture Series

Brescia University will host two public lectures on Thursday, March 14th.  The first event is the continuation of the Young Lecture Series. The Brescia University Marilyn Younger Conley School of Social Work and Young Lecture Series welcome Jennifer Scott as she presents her lecture titled “Just Neighborhoods: Museums Engaging Communities around Social Justice”.  This event…

Brescia University’s Master of Social Work Program Granted Accreditation

During the February 2019 meeting for the Council on Social Work Education’s (CSWE) Commission on Accreditation (COA), Brescia University’s Master of Social Work (MSW) program was granted Initial Accreditation for 4 years. Initial Accreditation for 4 years is the common amount of time this type of accreditation is granted. Brescia University’s MSW Program Director, Dr.…

Empty Bowls Now Accepting Applications

The Empty Bowls Committee is currently accepting applications from area soup kitchens and food pantries to be considered as a recipient of this year’s event funds. The deadline to submit an application is March 6th.  Empty Bowls is a local organization that is dedicated to the national effort of feeding the hungry. Funds are raised…

Brescia University Announces Contractor for New Residence Hall Addition

Martin Custom Building Inc., of Owensboro, has been chosen as the general contractor for the residence hall addition on St. Ann St.  The residence hall is third construction project in the “Campaign for Brescia University: Gateway to Our Second Century,” and carries a total cost estimated to $2 million.  Construction will be complete by July…

What Are the Different Types of Accounting?

Students and career-changers may be surprised to learn about the different types of accounting jobs. To the average person, accounting is a relatively straightforward employment area. There is little variety in the field’s career titles and day-to-day tasks that accountants perform. That’s hardly the case. Accountants do more than prepare and examine financial records. They…

2018 Fall Academic Dean’s List

The following students from Brescia University were named to the Fall 2018 Dean’s List for completing at least 12 credit hours with a 3.5-4.0 GPA. Kentucky Auburn: Devin Roche, Sophomore, Social Work; Bardstown: Savannah Jackson, Freshman, Communication Sciences and Disorders; Toni Keeling, Sophomore, English, History; Daniel Steele, Junior, Business: Emphasis in Finance and Economics; Beaver…

Brescia University Presents: One God the Father, or One God the Trinity?: An Eastern Orthodox Perspective on the Monarchy of the Father and the Philosophy of the Trinity

Brescia University will host an upcoming public lecture titled “One God the Father, or One God the Trinity?: An Eastern Orthodox Perspective on the Monarchy of the Father and the Philosophy of the Trinity”.  This lecture will be presented by Dr. Beau Branson, Ph.D. on Tuesday, November 13th at 7:00 PM in Taylor Lecture Hall…

Brescia University to Host the Fourth Event of the St. Ann Visiting Writers Series

Brescia University will host the fourth event of the St. Ann Visiting Writers Series on November 8th at 7:00 PM in the Little Theatre located in Bartholomy-Taylor Hall.  This installment of the series will be a Craft Coffee Workshop with authors Jessica Easto and Andreas Willhoff.  The event is offered at no cost and is…

Brescia University to Host the Third Event of the St. Ann Visiting Writers Series

Brescia University will host the third event of the St. Ann Visiting Writers Series on November 1st at 7:00 PM in the Atrium of The Moore Center.  The featured authors are Jacinda Townsend, Amie Whittemore, and Donovan McCabee.  The event is offered at no cost and is open to the public.  Jacinda Townsend studied at…