Otis Smith, a 1960 Olympics double gold medal-winner, will speak at Saint Peter’s College on Friday, October 11 as a guest of Professor Harvey Zucker’s News Writing course. Smith will speak at 12:30 and 2 p.m. in Room 210 of McDermott Hall on the College’s Jersey City campus.
Saint Peter’s graduate Fadia Joseph, who also worked as the Office Manager in the College’s Urban Studies department, has left the comforts of home in Jersey City to try to improve literacy in Guinea Africa.
Saint Peter’s College Visiting Assistant Professor Alain Sanders, a former Time Magazine senior reporter and lawyer, does not believe the United States Supreme Court will likely intervene and reverse yesterday’s New Jersey Supreme Court’s ruling that allows Democrat Frank Lautenberg to be substituted for Robert Torricelli on the ballot for the upcoming Senate election.
The third annual Saint Peter’s College Glee Club Reunion will take place on December 7 at 6 p.m. on the College’s Jersey City campus.
Paul Begala, the co-host of CNN’s Crossfire and former United States Presidential advisor, and United States Senator Jon Corzine will headline Saint Peter’s College’s 31st annual Regent’s Business Symposium on Friday, November 1 at the new Hyatt Regency Jersey City on the Hudson.
Jersey City, NJ – Dr. Emmanel Navon, a member of the Tel- Aviv University faculty and a political consultant will speak about the Arab-Israeli conflict at Saint Peter’s College on Thursday, September 26 at 11 a.m. He will talk in the Pope Hall Lecture Theater on the College’s Jersey City campus. The event is free and open to the public.
The freshman class at Saint Peter’s College will visit the Food Bank of New Jersey in Hillside to volunteer on Wednesday, September 4 from 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. The volunteer effort is part of the school?s Freshman Convocation.
Jersey City, NJ – Members of the Saint Peter’s College community will join to remember the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on September 19 and 20 with two-hour ceremonies beginning at 11 a.m. each day. The free events fall on the 37th anniversary of Dr. King receiving an honorary degree from the College in 1965.
Saint Peter’s College Criminal Justice Program Coordinator Dr. Hank Brightman (Ringwood, NJ) has authored two sections for the recently released four-volume Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment. Dr. Brightman wrote sections on Consumer Fraud and Forgery.
Colleen Kelly, a Bronx resident and mother of three, will speak at Saint Peter‚s College on Thursday, September 12 at 11 a.m. in the Roy Irving Theater on the College’s Jersey City campus. Kelly, after losing her brother William in the World Trade Center attack last September 11, formed the September 11th Families for a Peaceful Tomorrow organization with other victims’ family members.