July 2017

Family Affair: Poinsattes contribute cheerfully

Cheerleaders know they must rely on their “bases,” team members who support the performers at the top. When Maxine Poinsatte studied at Saint Francis College in the ’50s and ’60s, she could hardly have imagined her family would become a similar support for the nationally awarded cheer team of the University of Saint Francis. [Read More]

USF Breaking Ground on Two Campus Construction Projects

The University of Saint Francis is embarking on two projects that demonstrate USF’s integration of faith and reason to create more dynamic leaders. One project is to build the St. Francis Chapel in the center of campus, and the other, simultaneous project is to expand and modernize the university’s science facilities, further strengthening USF’s already high-quality and in-demand science and healthcare programs. [Read More]

Free to Be: USF’s Kiefer encourages self-expression

We’ve all had a teacher or mentor who encouraged and supported us – who just plain “got” us. USF’s Dani (Vonderau) Kiefer, 1999 graphic arts and photography grad, had such a teacher in high school, and it changed the course of her life. Now she nurtures the artistic gifts of kids in grades 4-8 at Emmanuel St. Michael Lutheran School in downtown Fort Wayne, hoping to do the same. [Read More]

USF Reports Results of Career Outcome Initiative

The University of Saint Francis has announced the results of an effort to gather and measure data regarding the career and education outcomes for USF recent graduates. USF’s First Destination initiative is designed to collect and analyze student success after graduation based on this data. [Read More]