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University Hosts Port Authority Reform Panel

Jersey City, N.J. – February 12, 2015 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it will host a bipartisan, bi-state panel on reforming the Port Authority. The event, “How Should We Fix the Port Authority?,” will be held on Monday, February 23 from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. in The Duncan Family Sky Room in the […]

Leah Leto, M.Ed. ’05 Named VP for Advancement & External Affairs

Jersey City, N.J. – January 28, 2015 –Saint Peter’s University today announced that Leah Leto, former associate vice president for advancement and external affairs at Saint Peter’s University, has been promoted to the role of vice president for advancement and external affairs. Leto’s promotion follows the conclusion of Students at the Center: The Campaign for […]

External Advisory Board is Established for Master’s in Public Administration

Jersey City, N.J. – January 21, 2015 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the creation of the University’s external advisory board for the master’s program in public administration. The advisory board exists to advise, assist, support and advocate for this graduate program. Members are volunteers who share an expert knowledge and will serve as a […]

Saint Peter’s University Nationally Recognized for Community Engagement

Jersey City, N.J. – January 7, 2015 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it has earned the 2015 Community Engagement Classification from The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The Carnegie Classification has been the leading framework for recognizing and describing institutional diversity in U.S. higher education. Saint Peter’s is one of just […]

Saint Peter’s is Named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in All Categories

Jersey City, N.J. – December 12, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) in all four eligibility categories. The categories include Community Service, Interfaith Community Service, Economic Opportunity and Education. The President’s Higher […]

Saint Peter’s Announces Agreement with HCCC for Nursing Degree Program

Jersey City, N.J. – December 9, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced a new agreement with Hudson County Community College (HCCC) to develop an affiliated 2-year/4-year associate/baccalaureate nursing program. The program will greatly expand opportunities for students to pursue careers in healthcare, which is the fastest-growing sector of the job market. “Saint Peter’s University […]

Students at the Center: The Campaign for Saint Peter’s University Surpasses Initial Goal; Raises Nearly $64.5 Million Total

Jersey City, N.J. – December 5, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University has officially announced the successful conclusion of the most transformational capital campaign in the University’s history, Students at the Center: The Campaign for Saint Peter’s University. With a goal of $62 million, the Campaign exceeded expectations with a final total of $64,239,287. “I am […]

Accomplished Alumni Return to Campus to Share Advice with Students

“Luck favors the prepared.” This was one piece of advice shared by Warren Fristensky ’74, retired senior vice president of Wiley and Sons and member of the Board of Regents at Saint Peter’s University. Fristensky imparted this advice upon a class of MBA candidates during the Executives in Residence (EiR) course, which is offered through […]

Mac Mahon Student Center Awarded LEED Silver Certification

Jersey City, N.J. – November 20, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that the U.S. Green Building Congress (USGBC) has awarded LEED Silver Certification to the Mac Mahon Student Center. According to the USGBC, LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design and LEED certified buildings save money and resources, have a positive […]