Brescia University First-Time Full-Time Freshman Class Sets School Record

For Immediate ReleaseAugust 27, 2018 Brescia University First-Time Full-Time Freshman Class Sets School Record Owensboro, KY – Brescia University’s First-time Full-time Freshman Class enrollment has reached 231 for the Fall semester, the largest such enrollment in school history.  The previous record was 199 in the fall of 1977. The total number of new students to…

2018 Spring Academic Dean’s List

The following students from Brescia University were named to the Spring 2018 Dean’s List for completing at least 12 credit hours with a 3.5-4.0 GPA. Kentucky Bardstown: Toni Keeling, Sophomore, English: Emphasis in Professional Writing, Pre-Law Studies; Daniel Steele, Junior, Business: Emphasis in Finance and Economics; Beaver Dam: Michael Roe, Junior, Biology; Rylan Smith, Senior,…

Brescia Class of 2018 Graduates

Brescia University awarded degrees at the RiverPark Center on May 5, 2018. The following students received degrees as indicated:   Associate of Arts (A.A.) Associate of Science (A.S.) Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Bachelor of Social Work (B.S.W.) Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Master of Science in Management (M.S.M) Master of Social…

Brescia Breaks Ground on New Construction

Students, faculty and staff, alumni, donors and friends gathered as Brescia University broke ground on the new C.E. Field Center for Professional Studies on Thursday, April 26th. The building, to be built on the corner of 9th Street and Frederica Street, will house the Charles Albert Reid School of Business, including the William H. Thompson…

Brescia Celebrates Students’ Academic Achievements

Brescia University held its annual Honors Convocation on Sunday to celebrate the academic achievements of its students and awarded a number of honors, scholarships and other recognition. Brescia University alumnus, Grant Collins, ’14 was the featured speaker and related to the students, recalling his time in their shoes just four years ago. He cited the…

Brescia to Launch Drive for Girls Inc.

Brescia University has partnered with Girls Incorporated of Owensboro-Daviess County (Girls Inc.) to provide March programming for the organization’s participants and to host a drive to benefit Girls Inc. The programming, part of Compassion Week, sponsored by the Brescia University Psychology Club, will include a site visit, as well as, student athlete guest speakers. The…

Tickets for Annual Empty Bowls Event Now on Sale to the Public

Tickets are now on sale for the annual Empty Bowls of Owensboro, Kentucky fundraiser. This year’s event will take place Thursday, April 26th at 6 pm in the Saints Joseph and Paul Catholic Church Parish Hall, located at 514 East 4th Street.  This local event is part of a national movement to raise funds for…

Brescia Students Recognized, Receive Leadership Awards

Each year, during Brescia University’s Founder’s Week there is a tradition of recognizing one male and one female student who possess in remarkable ways the spirit of Saint Angela Merici. Angela Merici was a leader in great and small ways and touched the lives of many. Saint Angela founded the Ursuline Sisters of Mount Saint…

Brescia Receives $1.3 Million Gift from North Carolina Alumni

Brescia University has received a $1.3 Million gift from Roy and Victoria Duffy Roberts of Raleigh, North Carolina. The contribution will support the “Gateway to Our Second Century” capital campaign.  The University will recognize the Roberts’ generosity by establishing the Roy and Victoria Duffy Roberts Center for the Sciences at Brescia University which currently houses…