Student Holds Internship at the United Nation’s Department of Public Information

Political science major Blanca M. Hernandez ’15 is interning at the United Nation’s Department of Public Information (DPI). The DPI was established in 1946, by General Assembly resolution 13 (I), to promote global awareness and understanding of the work of the United Nations. “What caught my attention about this position was that I would be […]

Reaching Out: University Students Participate in Service Trip to Ecuador

Recently, 10 Saint Peter’s University students participated in a two-week service trip to Ecuador through Campus Ministry’s Global Outreach: Service and Solidarity program. The team volunteered at the Working Boys’ Center (WBC) in Quito, Ecuador — a Catholic institution that assists working boys and their families by strengthening moral values and providing help through programs […]

Combining Cultures: Students Participate in Study Abroad Trip to Paris and Munich

Recently, 22 Saint Peter’s University undergraduate and graduate students participated in the Paris and Munich study abroad course to Europe with Karl C. Alorbi, Ph.D., assistant professor of business administration. The curriculum for the trip was designed to expose students to the global business environment through a short-term study visit to selected overseas countries to […]

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 […]

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Saint Peter’s College Mourns the Loss of JCPD Detective Marc A. DiNardo ’96

Jersey City, NJ – Detective Marc A. DiNardo, Saint Peter’s College alumnus and member of the Jersey City Police Department (JCPD), passed away on Tuesday, July 21, 2009, at the Jersey City Medical Center after being fatally wounded in the line of duty five days earlier. DiNardo, 37, graduated from Saint Peter’s in 1996 with […]