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Bob Kaiser ’64 and Jim Kelly ’64 Plan for the Future

Bob Kaiser ’64 and Jim Kelly ’64 recently returned to Saint Peter’s University to celebrate their 50th class reunion. It may have been awhile since they have been back on campus, but alma mater has never been far from their minds. Both Kaiser and Kelly believe in the importance of paying it forward in order […]

Alumni Celebrate the Launch of Education Affinity Group

Saint Peter’s University has alumni affinity groups in the fields of finance, healthcare and law, but on October 21, the University celebrated the launch of the Alumni in Education Network, and what better place to celebrate than the new home of the School of Education on the Jersey City campus? Alumni, faculty, administration and current […]

Critically-Acclaimed Poets and Authors Visit Saint Peter’s

“A conscious mind does not write poetry, an unconscious mind does.” These were some of the words of wisdom shared by acclaimed poet, Marie Howe, during the inaugural event of the poetry lecture series titled, “Valente and Bihlar Families Poetry Series,” sponsored by Judy Valente Reynard ’76, a critically-acclaimed author and alumna of Saint Peter’s, […]

Ignite Institute Hosts Local Living Economy Summit

“The real fuel of entrepreneurship is hope. Every day when you wake up you have another shot at it. Maybe today is the day. As long as there is hope, maybe people are willing to try.” Those were the words of Jeff Hoffman, author and co-founder of Priceline.com and ColorJar, who delivered the luncheon keynote […]

The Class of ’64 Celebrates 50 Years

Alumni Weekend was held on the third weekend of September and celebrated the 50th reunion of the Class of 1964. Former classmates came together to see all of the changes at alma mater firsthand. But the most important reason for attending was best summed up by Jack Campion ’64, member of the Class of 1964 […]

The Path to Sustainability

Sustainability continues to be a hot topic in today’s world and there are countless reasons why a business would benefit from becoming more sustainable. Benefits range from the opportunity to save money and reduce waste to improved relationships with constituents. The advantages are impressive, but what does it actually take for a business to begin […]

A Look at American Courts & Religion for Constitution Day

In honor of Constitution Day on September 17, the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership at Saint Peter’s University invited Abed Awad, Esq. ’91, attorney, public speaker and community leader, to speak to students on American courts and religion. Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787. In […]

GO Team Travels to Mexico and the Dominican Republic

“It’s jarring for most people to go into an impoverished home in a developing country,” said Dwayne Paul ’08. “The reaction is to reflect on all the ‘stuff’ they have at home.” As assistant director of campus ministry for faith and global justice, Paul witnessed this effect during two recent Global Outreach (GO) service trips. […]

Press Releases

Big Data to be the Focus of 43rd Annual Regents Business Symposium

Jersey City, N.J. – September 30, 2014 – David Pogue, Yahoo Tech columnist, former New York Times tech columnist and host of NOVA ScienceNow, will moderate an in-depth exploration of one of the hottest topics in today’s business world, Big Data. The Saint Peter’s University 43rd Annual Regents Business Symposium will be held on Friday, […]

Saint Peter’s Named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll

Jersey City, N.J. – September 24, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Honor Roll in the category of Interfaith Community Service. The President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll was launched in 2006 and annually highlights the role colleges and universities play in […]

Saint Peter’s Among Top 100 in U.S. News & World Report Rankings

Jersey City, N.J. – September 10, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University is proud to announce that U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges 2015 guide ranked the institution among the top one hundred universities in the Regional Universities North region. In the category of Average Amount of Need-Based Aid Awarded, the University was ranked first […]

The First Campus Kitchen in Northern New Jersey to Open at Saint Peter’s

Jersey City, N.J. – September 3, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that a celebration for the opening of the University’s Campus Kitchen will be held on Thursday, September 11, the national day of service, at 1:00 p.m. in the convent at St. Aedan’s: The Saint Peter’s University Church, located at 39 Tuers Avenue, […]

Partnership with CarePoint Health Foundation to Host Campus Sexual Assault Conference

Jersey City, N.J. – August 20, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced a joint initiative with the CarePoint Health Foundation to educate higher education and community leaders about the Campus Accountability and Safety Act. The CarePoint Health Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving access to health, wellness and health education to the residents […]

School of Business Administration Granted Accreditation

Jersey City, N.J. – August 8, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that the School of Business Administration was granted first-time accreditation of its business management programs by the Board Commissioners of the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). The IACBE is nationally-recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and is […]

Data Experts from IBM, ISO, Pfizer, Quanttus, The Weather Channel and UPS Join Advisory Board

Jersey City, N.J. – July 22, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the creation of the University’s Data Science Advisory Board. In 2013, Saint Peter’s launched a master’s program in data science with a concentration in business analytics. The Data Science Advisory Board exists to advise, assist, support and advocate for this graduate program. […]

Big Data Expert to Lead Master’s Program

Jersey City, N.J. – July 16, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the appointment of Sylvain Jaume, Ph.D., as director of the master’s program in data science with a concentration in business analytics at Saint Peter’s University. Jaume has extensive experience in academic and industrial research in electrical engineering, computer science and data science […]

Former Director of WTC Redevelopment Projects to Lead Master’s in Public Administration Program

Jersey City, N.J. – June 23, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the appointment of Philip Mark Plotch, Ph.D., as director of the master’s program in public administration at Saint Peter’s University. The master’s program in public administration prepares graduates for rewarding, high impact careers in government, nonprofit organizations, international institutions and private sector […]

Vice President for Advancement & External Affairs Honored as Outstanding Fundraiser

Jersey City, N.J. – June 2, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that Michael A. Fazio, vice president for advancement and external affairs, is the recipient of the Robert J. Smythe Award for Outstanding Professional Fundraiser. Fazio was presented with the award during the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) New Jersey Chapter Excellence in […]