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The Duncan Family Sky Room Receives Unique Venues Best Of Award

Jersey City, N.J. – December 22, 2015 – Saint Peter’s University is proud to announce that it received a 2015 Unique Venues Best Of Award from Unique Venues Magazine. The annual awards are selected by readers and recognize non-traditional meeting and event venues that have made a difference for planners and the hospitality industry as […]

Junior Goes into Business with Own Consulting Firm

Not many undergraduates can say they run their own businesses. Then again, Paul Schifilliti ’17 isn’t exactly the norm. Together with Kevin Soriano ’19, the 20-year-old honors student founded Calculated Business Progress (CBP), a budget-friendly consulting firm poised to help small restaurants expand through strategic marketing, effective cost structuring and establishing greater efficiencies. “Simply put, […]

Alumni in Finance Make Connections While Exploring Big Data

Saint Peter’s University alumni and friends in the business and financial sector recently gathered in the heart of lower Manhattan’s Financial District where they discussed and learned about one of the hottest trending industries: data science. The latest Alumni in Finance (AiF) Network event was held at the Trinity Bar & Restaurant in the Financial […]

Jersey City Deputy Mayor Discusses City Government with Students and Faculty

Jersey City Deputy Mayor Vivian Brady-Phillips came to the McIntyre Conference Center at Saint Peter’s on Thursday, December 3 to discuss city government and the importance of community and public service initiatives with students and faculty members. Deputy Mayor Brady-Phillip’s presentation was part of Pizza & Politics, an annual event series hosted by the Guarini […]

Students Explore Cultures, Expand Knowledge with Interfaith Trips

It was a Friday night, Reyna Dominguez ’17 recalled, when she was in Journal Square celebrating a Hindu block party. As a Catholic, Dominguez described the celebration as having a big impact on her by strengthening her connection and appreciation of a faith not her own. “It was fun, which is not a word you […]

The Campus Kitchen Combats Holiday Hunger with Food Drive

In the spirit of “being men and women for others,” The Campus Kitchen held its annual fall food drive that amassed thousands of pounds of non-perishable food items as well as monetary donations to help those in need in the Jersey City area. The Campus Kitchen, which repurposes extra unused food into nutritious meals for […]

More than 40 Students Inducted into National Honor Society

More than 40 students at Saint Peter’s University were recently inducted into the Chi Alpha Epsilon National Honor Society.On Thursday, November 19, family, friends and faculty gathered in the McIntyre Conference Center to celebrate the inductees as they were formally pinned and became official members of the Society. The Beta Pi chapter of Chi Alpha […]

U.N. Ambassadors Visit Saint Peter’s

H.E.  Caleb Otto, M.D., United Nations ambassador of the Republic of Palau, recently served as the featured speaker at this year’s faculty colloquium, an annual event designed to enrich the knowledge of the University community through an exclusive dialogue with visiting U.N. ambassadors. Several members of the faculty and staff gathered to listen to Dr. […]

Transportation Officials Discuss the Future of Travel across the Hudson

Several high ranking transportation officials and experts gathered at Saint Peter’s on Friday, November 13 to address the most pressing transportation issues in the New York metropolitan area and the measures needed to improve them. The panel of experts included: Drew Galloway, chief of planning & performance for Amtrak North East Corridor; New Jersey State […]

Industry Experts Explore How to Motivate the Modern Workforce

“You have to treat people as individuals. Engagement is a one-on-one exercise; you have to get to know each person and find out what motivates him or her.” This was just one of many valuable pieces of wisdom imparted from motivational expert Chester Elton, who served as the keynote speaker at the 44th Annual Regents […]