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Are you a Believer?

The greatest gift that Saint Peter’s College can receive this Christmas is that of your generosity. With it, Saint Peter’s students will find essential scholarships, innovative programs and ever-improving facilities as precious gifts under their tree.

A Home for the Holidays

Saint Peter’s College professor opens his home to the College community on Thanksgiving.

Save Student Aid

Please sign the petition to protect federal student financial aid.

Inside Rare Books and Special Collections

The new Guarini Center for Community Memory in the O’Toole Library houses well-known items such as the congressional papers of retired New Jersey Congressman Frank J. Guarini H ’94.

Welcome State Legislators

Saint Peter’s College and the Hudson County Chamber of Commerce host New Jersey leglislators and members of the community for a networking breakfast and panel discussion.

Press Releases

Eugene J. Cornacchia, Ph.D., Appointed 22nd President of Saint Peter’s College

Jersey City — The Board of Trustees appointed Eugene J. Cornacchia, Ph.D., as the 22nd President of Saint Peter’s College. Dr. Cornacchia is the first layperson to serve as President of the 135 year-old Catholic, Jesuit College in Jersey City, New Jersey. He succeeds the Rev. James N. Loughran, S.J., who died in December.  “On behalf of […]

Latest Issue SPCurrents Now Available

      The latest issue of SPCurrents, the electronic publication for the Saint Peter’s College community, is now available at www.spc.edu/Currents.  The April 2007 issue features an article on the 116th commencement exercises and a student spotlight on Fernando Rendon ’07.  This issue also includes coverage of the appointment of Father James F. Kuntz, S.J., […]

John J. Delaney 50 Alumni Reception to Take Place on Friday, May 11, 2007

Jersey City – The Saint Peter’s College John J. Delaney ’50 Alumni Reception will take place on Friday, May 11 at Casino in the Park in Jersey City. The College will honor three individuals at the event. This year’s honorees include: Billy Joe Mercado ’07 (day session) and Niurka Mederos ’07 (evening session) – Recipients of the […]

116th Commencement Exercises Set for May 20 at PNC Center; Four to be Honored

Jersey City – Thomas C. Fox, a former reporter, editor and publisher of the National Catholic Reporter (NCR), will serve as the speaker at Saint Peter’s College 116th commencement exercises on Sunday, May 20 at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ.  The College will award degrees to 895 students at the undergraduate and […]

Peahens Clinch First MAAC Tournament Berth Since 2003

Jersey City The Saint Peter’s College Peahens (20-20, 10-4 MAAC) clinched their first MAAC Tournament bid since the 2003 season this afternoon after sweeping a doubleheader from the Rider University Broncs (7-32, 2-10). The Peahens won game one 3-1 and clinched the playoff berth with a 10-4 win in game two. The two wins coupled […]

SPC Art Gallery

Jersey City – The Saint Peter’s College Art Gallery will host an opening reception for Got Art?, a senior thesis exhibition, on Thursday, April 26 from noon – 2 p.m. The exhibition will run through May 10 in the second floor of the Rankin Arts Center on campus.   Got Art? showcases the works of Saint […]

SPC and William E. Simon Foundation to Host Conference on April 26

Jersey City – The Saint Peter’s College Sociology & Urban Studies Department will host the Building Better Bridges for a Better Jersey City Conference Part II on Thursday, April 26 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. in McIntyre.  The conference is cosponsored by the William E. Simon Foundation.    The conference consists of seven panel […]

Message from the Acting President on Tragedy at Virginia Tech

Message from the Acting President on Tragedy at Virginia Tech The entire Saint Peter’s College community shares in the grief and sorrow of the victims and families of the Virginia Tech tragedy this week. We remembered the Virginia Tech family at a Mass in the Chapel of Saint Peter on April 17. The Campus Ministry […]

SPC to Host Seventh Annual Doyle Criminal Justice Conference on April 12

Jersey City – The Criminal Justice Department at Saint Peter’s College will host the Seventh Annual Stephen D. Doyle Criminal Justice Conference on Thursday, April 12 at 10 a.m. in McIntyre. The conference, named after Stephen D. Doyle, Professor Emeritus of Sociology, is open to the general public. Daniel Ziezer, deputy chief of the Newark Police Department, […]