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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.

CBS Evening News Reporter Interviews SPC President

As the United States economy falters, college students around the country are facing unplanned financial shortfalls. CBS Evening News visited Saint Peter’s to examine the hardships facing students struggling to pay their tuition.

SPC Hosts First Hearts & Minds Event

Hearts & Minds: The Saint Peter’s College Annual Scholarship Dinner honors alumni and members of the College, and supports the scholarship fund for undergraduate students.

SPC Views the 2009 Inauguration

For those who couldn’t make it to D.C., the Department of Student Affairs planned an event so that the College community could witness this historic inauguration.

37th Annual Regents Business Symposium Deemed a Success

The topic chosen for the Saint Peter’s College 37th Annual Regents Business Symposium November 7, 2008, was Leadership and Accountability in Challenging Times. The purpose of the forum is to inform and discuss current events in business and politics. The attendees, a standing-room-only crowd, listened to speakers who did just that from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Fine Arts Students Showcase Their Talents

Rankin Hall on the southwest edge of Saint Peter’s Jersey City campus was abuzz November 20 with faculty, staff and students who came to admire the talents cultivated by Saint Peter’s Fine Arts Department.

Press Releases

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 […]

John Dunne Named Men’s Head Basketball Coach

Saint Peter’s College will officially name John Dunne as the fourteenth Men’s Basketball Head Coach in school history at a press conference today, Wednesday May 24th, at 1 p.m. on campus. The press conference will be held in the McIntyre Room of Dinneen Hall. Dunne comes to Saint Peter’s with a wide range of experience […]

115th Commencement Exercises Set for May 21 at PNC Center; Four to be Honored

Saint Peter’s College will award 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. The College will also honor four individuals. The ceremonies will begin at 9:30 a.m. Broadway and film actor Philip Bosco will serve […]