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Gannon Debating Society of Saint Peter’s College Argues Election Campaign Issues

Jersey City – On Wednesday, April 2, 2008, the Gannon Debating Society of St. Peter’s College will hold the first of a series of debates focusing on political issues. Hosted by the President of Saint Peter’s College, Dr. Eugene Cornacchia, the Presidential Gannon Debates will be held in the McIntyre Lounge in Dinneen Hall, beginning at noon and lasting […]

A Genetic Perspective on Autism – Noted Speakers at SPC

Wednesday, March 5, 2008Open to the Public Jersey City –The Biology Department of Saint Peter’s College will present a symposium on autism, featuring two guest speakers who are specialists in this field. On Wednesday, March 5, Clarence E. Schutt, Ph.D., from Princeton University, and Raymond S. Roginski, M.D., Ph.D., from the University of Pennsylvania Medical […]

Saint Peter’s College Mourns Loss of Professor Timothy Diffley

The community of Saint Peter’s College mourns the loss of Professor Timothy Diffley, M.A., an adjunct professor in the Mathematics Department and the Department of Education, who passed away recently. Diffley was a respected educator who taught math and also supervised  the student/teacher program at the College. His colleagues and students will remember Professor Diffley and […]

Fr. Dean Brackley speaks on Immigrants: Illegals, or God’s Ambassadors?

Jersey City – Well known theologian and educator Dean Brackley, S.J. spoke at a lecture sponsored by The Office of Mission & Ministry.  The lecture titled “Immigrants,Illegals of God’s Ambassadors?” focused on the   Dean Brackley was born in upstate New York in 1946.  He entered the Jesuit order in 1964 and was ordained a […]

Saint Peter’s Mourns the Loss of Chris Taylor

A Message from Eugene J. Cornacchia, President: It is with extreme sadness that I report a loss in the Saint Peter’s College family with the passing of Chris Taylor, our assistant athletic director and former head football coach. Chris was a respected coach and dedicated member of our athletic department. Please remember Chris and his […]

Saint Peter’s College to Sponsor Focus the Nation

Jersey City – Saint Peter’s College  will be sponsoring a national teach-in about the environmental solution to the climate crisis entitled Focus the Nation Day on January 31, 2008. This national teach-in involve more than 1,200 colleges and high schools. Saint Peter’s College  is organizing this teach-in in conjunction with Focus the Nation,, a […]

Barack Obama to Speak at Saint Peter’s College

Jersey City — Senator and Democratic Presidential candidate Barack Obama will hold a rally at Saint Peter’s College Wednesday, January 9 at the Yanitelli Recreational Life Center. “Sen. Obama is the latest in a long series of historic figures to choose to speak at St. Peter’s College,” said Dr. Eugene J. Cornacchia, President, Saint Peter’s […]