Health and Physical Education


Jersey City Community Health and Fitness Fund

Students of the Saint Peter’s University Health and Fitness Club visited Dr. Charles P. Defuccio School P.S. 39 on October 21 to teach children yoga and meditation practices. This visit is part of the club’s mission to help Jersey City youth lead healthy and active lifestyles. The club has recently received an exciting offer from […]

Jersey City Community Health and Fitness Fund:

On Saturday, October 1, approximately 15 Saint Peter’s students visited Joseph H. Brensinger School- P.S. 17 on Bergen Avenue to lead over 700 children and their family members in fun activities centered around building healthy lifestyles. This initiative is led by the members of Saint Peter’s Health and Fitness Club, and needs donor support. Click […]

Support Saint Peter’s Health & Fitness Club

The Health and Fitness Club of Saint Peter’s University is once again providing healthy living programs for elementary school students and their families in Jersey City. Over the past five years, the Club has given away over 1,000 activity-based gifts to area children and your support will help ensure an even greater impact. Learn more […]

Gallery: Health and Wellness Fair

The Health and Fitness Club contributed their time and effort today to support the Wellness Fair. They offered body fat measurement, exercise opportunities, and fun fitness oriented competitions.

Health & Physical Education Students Make an Impact in the Community


The Health and Fitness Club and health and physical education students have worked tirelessly this year presenting two family health and fitness fairs through the Horizon Healthing Along Grant. The events involved more than 2,000 local students and their families from the Jersey City school system. In addition, the Saint Peter’s students have worked during […]

Four-Time Olympian Shares the Secret to Her Success with Saint Peter’s Students

In honor of Women’s History Month, Joetta Clark Diggs, 4-time Olympian, visited Saint Peter’s for an inspirational presentation and book signing in Pope Lecture Hall. Diggs is a 1988, 1992, 1996 and 2000 Olympian who has made an indelible impact in sports and society. In her legendary career as a half-mile runner, Clark Diggs was […]


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