Jesuit Ideals at Work

Erich Sekel, Saint Peter’s associate director of campus ministry, contributed an article to the 2009 issue of Connections about the College’s community service practices.

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SPC has 19 NCAA Division I teams, membership in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference and a higher graduation rate among our athletes than the NCAA national average.

Freshmen and Faculty Convocations Kick Off the Fall Semester

On August 25, 2009, Saint Peter’s College kicked off the new year with Freshmen and Faculty Convocations.  The Bene Merenti Awards, the highlight of Faculty Convocation, celebrated those community members that have served 20 years with the College.

SPC Alumni Kick Back at Reunion

Among the 28,000 members of SPC’s alumni network were members of the classes of 1959, 1964, 1969, 1974, 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999 and 2004, who gathered for Reunion Weekend.

Press Releases

SPC Athletics to Induct Nine New Members into its Hall of Fame

The Saint Peter’s College Athletics Department will induct nine new members into its Hall of Fame.  The 2006 Hall of Fame Induction Dinner and Ceremony will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2006 at 6 p.m. in the McIntyre Room on the Saint Peter’s College campus.   Each of this year’s inductees has recorded numerous […]

SPC Students Earn Nearly $475,000 in Spring Internships

Saint Peter’s College students who participated in the Cooperative Education program in the spring 2006 semester earned nearly $475,000 in wages collectively during the term.  One-hundred and thirty-five students representing a variety of majors worked at private, public and not-for-profit organizations in the New York City metropolitan area.   Students can participate in the Cooperative […]

SPC Office For Community Service and Service Learning Provide Opportunities and Events

The Saint Peter’s College Office for Community Service and Service Learning (CSSL) has several service opportunities and events scheduled for the 2006 fall semester.   Saint Peter’s College students typically contribute more than 16,000 hours of service to various community and non-profit organizations during the academic year.   CSSL provide students with the opportunity to commit […]

SPC Students Participate in Campus Ministry Leadership Institute

Four Saint Peter’s College students participated in the Campus Ministry Leadership Institute (CMLI) hosted at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana from June 10 – 16.  The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops sponsored the program.  Twenty teams from across the country attended.   Campus Ministry Director Mary Sue Callan-Farley and students Milton Bravo […]

Rev. Laurence L. Cassidy, S.J., passes away at 77

Rev. Laurence L. Cassidy, S.J., 77, a long-time faculty member of Saint Peter’s College, died on Thursday, June 29 at Murray-Weigel Hall, the Jesuit Infirmary, in the Bronx, NY, after a short illness.    Fr. Cassidy served as a Philosophy Professor at Saint Peter’s since 1969 and Department Chair for a term. Prior to joining Saint […]

Eleven SPC Students Travel to Honduras With Global Outreach Program

Eleven Saint Peter’s College students traveled to Honduras as part of the Global Outreach Program from May 22 to June 4. The group spent two weeks performing community service throughout Honduras.    The students included Claudia Acosta ’07 of West New York; Gloria Cano ’07 of Jersey City; Tracey Clark ’07 of Sayreville; April Fuchs ’07 […]

Jennifer K. Gillen Named SPC Class of 2006 Valedictorian

Jennifer K. Gillen of Hazlet was named Valedictorian of Saint Peter’s College Class of 2006 at Saint Peter’s College’s 115th commencement exercises on Sunday, May 21 at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, N.J. Gillen, a Biology major, will attend medical school in the fall. In the summer of 2004, Gillen interned at the […]

SPC Ends Year By Awarding 885 Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees

Saint Peter’s College awarded degrees to 885 students at the undergraduate and graduate levels at its 115th commencement exercises on Sunday, May 21 at the PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ. Thirty-eight students received graduate and undergraduate individual awards during the ceremony. Class of 2006 Valedictorian Jennifer K. Gillen of Hazlet, NJ delivered the […]