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Hon. Kevin Callahan ’69 Named Grand Marshal of Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

The College’s own Criminal Justice Professor Hon. Kevin Callahan ’69 has been named the Grand Marshal of the 50th annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Jersey City. The parade steps off at 12:30 p.m. this Sunday, March 11 from Lincoln Park at Kennedy Boulevard near Belmont Avenue. Callahan will lead a procession of five floats and 15 bands.

Callahan, a former New Jersey Superior Court Judge, presided over more than 25,000 criminal felony cases and tried more than 600 felony cases, including more than 200 homicide cases. He recently retired as the senior criminal judge in New Jersey with 25 years of service in the division.

He has written more than 1,000 decisions regarding felony crimes within the New Jersey court system and has taught State and local judges and attorneys for the past 25 years in New Jersey and at various universities and institutions.

Callahan is a graduate of Saint Peter’s College and Seton Hall Law School.

Good luck on Sunday Professor Callahan!