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Senator Cory Booker Speaks With Students at Guarini Lecture Series

On March 31, Senator Cory Booker came to Saint Peter’s University as part of the Guarini Lecture Series, hosted by the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership. Senator Booker addressed a packed audience in The Duncan Family Sky Room about the idea of the “American dream” and the reality of unemployment rates for young adults. […]

Saint Peter’s Goes “Full Spring Ahead!”

After a long and arduous winter, Saint Peter’s University started off the season with “Full Spring Ahead!” Representatives from the Office of Advancement and External Affairs diligently dialed phone numbers to acquire gifts for a campaign designed to gain 500 donors in 50 hours – from March 20-March 22. During these three days, loyal supporters […]

Saint Peter’s University Signs Agreement with Montclair State University to Launch a Five-Year B.S./M.S. Degree Program in Computer Science

Jersey City, N.J. – March 28, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University and Montclair State University signed an educational agreement to establish an accelerated program, which enables students to earn both their bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science in five years. Through this agreement, students will attend Saint Peter’s University for four years and in […]

Fr. DeStephano Appears on Caucus NJ with Steve Adubato

Rev. Mark DeStephano, S.J., professor of modern and classical languages at Saint Peter’s University, participated in a one-on-one with interview with Steve Adubato for the PBS series Caucus New Jersey. Fr. DeStephano discussed Pope Francis being named TIME Magazine’s Person of the Year 2013 and his impact on the Catholic Church thus far. The entire segment can be […]

Executives in Residence Program Unites Graduate Students with Professional Alumni

Four alumni served as guest lecturers for Executives in Residence (EiR), a three-credit course for graduate students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration program at Saint Peter’s University. This course brings senior executives to the classroom to exchange ideas on the goals and strategies of companies and industries, and identifies issues related to current […]

Saint Peter’s University is Named Winner of the 2014 Garden State Green Awards

Jersey City, N.J. – March 14, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it is the winner of the 2014 Garden State Green Awards in the category of individual college or university. The Garden State Green Awards are granted annually in conjunction with the Garden State GreenFest, an expo dedicated to educating, inspiring, and […]

University Hosts the 23rd Annual High School Model United Nations Competition

On March 11 and March 12, 290 delegates from Cuba, Germany, China, Jordan and other countries gathered together to discuss the world’s most pressing issues, such as famine, drug trafficking and the rights of undocumented immigrants. While this might seem like the yearly session for the General Assembly of the United Nations, these delegates were […]