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Alumni Celebrate the Launch of Education Affinity Group

Saint Peter’s University has alumni affinity groups in the fields of finance, healthcare and law, but on October 21, the University celebrated the launch of the Alumni in Education Network, and what better place to celebrate than the new home of the School of Education on the Jersey City campus? Alumni, faculty, administration and current […]

Critically-Acclaimed Poets and Authors Visit Saint Peter’s

“A conscious mind does not write poetry, an unconscious mind does.” These were some of the words of wisdom shared by acclaimed poet, Marie Howe, during the inaugural event of the poetry lecture series titled, “Valente and Blihar Families Poetry Series,” sponsored by Judy Valente Reynard ’76, a critically-acclaimed author and alumna of Saint Peter’s, […]

Ignite Institute Hosts Local Living Economy Summit

“The real fuel of entrepreneurship is hope. Every day when you wake up you have another shot at it. Maybe today is the day. As long as there is hope, maybe people are willing to try.” Those were the words of Jeff Hoffman, author and co-founder of Priceline.com and ColorJar, who delivered the luncheon keynote […]

The Class of ’64 Celebrates 50 Years

Alumni Weekend was held on the third weekend of September and celebrated the 50th reunion of the Class of 1964. Former classmates came together to see all of the changes at alma mater firsthand. But the most important reason for attending was best summed up by Jack Campion ’64, member of the Class of 1964 […]

The Path to Sustainability

Sustainability continues to be a hot topic in today’s world and there are countless reasons why a business would benefit from becoming more sustainable. Benefits range from the opportunity to save money and reduce waste to improved relationships with constituents. The advantages are impressive, but what does it actually take for a business to begin […]

A Look at American Courts & Religion for Constitution Day

In honor of Constitution Day on September 17, the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership at Saint Peter’s University invited Abed Awad, Esq. ’91, attorney, public speaker and community leader, to speak to students on American courts and religion. Constitution Day commemorates the formation and signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787. In […]

GO Team Travels to Mexico and the Dominican Republic

“It’s jarring for most people to go into an impoverished home in a developing country,” said Dwayne Paul ’08. “The reaction is to reflect on all the ‘stuff’ they have at home.” As assistant director of campus ministry for faith and global justice, Paul witnessed this effect during two recent Global Outreach (GO) service trips. […]

Students Receive First Doctoral Degrees

In a major milestone for Saint Peter’s University, seven students in the education and nursing programs received the first doctoral degrees in the University’s 142-year history. Four students, Joseph John Cirillo ’14, Julie Beth Glazer ’14 and brother and sister Hansel Antonio Perez-Valderrama ’97, ’01, ’14 and Gretel T. Perez-Valderrama ’00, ’14, received the Doctor […]

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