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Alumni and Friends Dine Together to Support St. Aedan’s Church

On May 29, Eugene Flinn ’80 and his wife Joyce opened the doors to their Hoboken restaurant Amanda’s to more than 100 alumni, faculty, administrators and friends of Saint Peter’s University. All guests were treated to a five course dinner with wine pairings, compliments of the co-owners, with all ticket sales directly benefiting St. Aedan’s: […]

Saint Peter’s Celebrates Commencement for its “First Class”

Commencement is a time for celebration and recognition of the academic achievements of a hard-working group of graduates. Saint Peter’s has celebrated 122 commencement ceremonies in its history, graduating more than 30,000 alumni. While each and every ceremony has been a tremendous celebration, the 122nd commencement, which took place on Monday, May 20, truly marked […]

Three Saint Peter’s Students Receive HBCSF Scholarship Award

Earlier this year, Nataly Ruiz ’15, a nursing student at Saint Peter’s University, came face-to-face with a difficult situation. “On January 13, my grandmother fractured her hip and, to this day, is in the hospital as her Alzheimer’s continues to worsen,” she said. “Not only did if affect me, I was unable to focus the […]

Measuring the Impact of Pope Francis

Rev. Rocco Danzi, S.J., director of Campus Ministry, shares his personal insight on the impact of Pope Francis on the Catholic Church thus far and what might be expected in the future. Do you think Pope Francis’ roots as a Jesuit have impacted his leadership thus far? Saint Ignatius urges the Jesuit to always be […]

Alumni and Friends Do It Again on May 10!

Many phones belonging to alumni and friends of Saint Peter’s University rang on May 10. On the line were representatives from the Office of Advancement and External Affairs, who diligently dialed numbers to inform individuals about “Let’s Do It Again May 10,” a campaign designed to acquire 424 donors in 24 hours on May 10, […]

Today is the Day! Let’s Do it Again May 10!

Last year Saint Peter’s celebrated its 140th anniversary with the “Let’s Get it Done June 1” campaign, which set the goal of gaining 140 donors in 24 hours. The first-ever historic event exceeded original targets, with a final count of 382 donors and $90,939 raised for Saint Peter’s. This year, the Office of Advancement and […]

Englewood Cliffs Campus Alumni Celebrate Saint Peter’s

Saint Peter’s University has a deep and rich history which dates back to 1872, but the Saint Peter’s Englewood Cliffs campus has a much different story behind it. On Friday, May 3, graduates of the Englewood Cliffs campus gathered for an evening of camaraderie to celebrate their campus and to experience the new Saint Peter’s […]

Alumni and Friends Can Do it Again on May 10!

Did you know that if 424 donors each gave $10 to Saint Peter’s University, 10 students could receive textbooks for an entire year?  Add $15 more to that gift, and software can be upgraded for student computer labs throughout campus. And if 424 individuals contributed $50 each to University initiatives, students would be able to […]

Saint Peter’s Hosts Alumni in Law Continuing Legal Education Lecture

On Thursday, April 18, Saint Peter’s University held an Alumni in Law event in The Duncan Family Sky Room in the Mac Mahon Student Center. More than 100 people attended the event, “Attorney Ethics: What Clients Should Expect of their Lawyers.” This Continuing Legal Education (CLE) lecture was hosted by the Saint Peter’s University Alumni […]