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Experiencing Jesuit Values Through Service Learning

At Jesuit institutions, faculty and staff are tasked with bringing the core Jesuit values to life for their students. Examples of these values include cura personalis, a Latin phrase meaning care for the whole person, and the tenet of being ‘men and women for and with others.’ There are many ways to accomplish this goal […]

Dr. John Johnson Appears on Think Tank with Steve Adubato

John Johnson, Ph.D., assistant professor of history at Saint Peter’s University, recently served as a guest on the program Think Tank with Steve Adubato. The conversation focused on white supremacy and race relations in our nation today. The interview will be airing through March 31 on NJTV, Thirteen and WHYY.   

Hate Has No Home Here: Recognizing and Confronting Antisemitism

At a place like Saint Peter’s University with a student body that is diverse in almost every aspect, located in a city that is known as one of the most diverse in the country – it is hard to imagine that an individual would feel compelled to hide indicators of their culture, background or religion. […]

Girl Scout Troops Come to Greenville Through the Efforts of MPA Alumni

One year ago, there were no Girl Scout troops in Greenville, a densely populated, high need community a few miles south of the Saint Peter’s University campus. That’s not unusual for underserved urban communities, where everything from the traditional troop model that relies on parent volunteers to membership fees prevents girls from participating in a […]

The Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies Featured on One-on-One with Steve Adubato

David Gerlach, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of the history department, and director of the Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Saint Peter’s University, recently appeared as a guest on One-on-One with Steve Adubato to discuss the importance of bringing awareness to the history of the Holocaust. This fall Dr. Gerlach led the opening […]

Latest Saint Peter’s Commercial Highlights the New Frank J. Guarini School of Business

With a mission to spread awareness about the new Frank J. Guarini School of Business, Saint Peter’s developed its latest television commercial to demonstrate all of the unique benefits that the Guarini School of Business has to offer. The commercial was designed to highlight the Saint Peter’s experience and was filmed entirely on the Jersey […]

Saint Peter’s University Hosts Sixth Annual “Women Entrepreneurship Week” Symposium

In celebration of “Women Entrepreneurship Week,” the Ignite Institute at Saint Peter’s University, in partnership with the Hudson County Office of Business Opportunity and sponsored by The Provident Bank Foundation, hosted a Symposium on Women Owned Business Resources. Founded six years ago by Montclair State University, with Saint Peter’s as one of the original four […]

The Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership Explores the Politics of Hair

By Loretta Graceffo ’21, news editor of The Pauw Wow Last December, a white referee made headlines after forcing a black student wrestler to cut his dreadlocks before a match. The incident was captured on tape— and quickly caught the eye of Angela McKnight, a member of the New Jersey General Assembly. As soon as […]

Press Releases

Saint Peter’s University to Host Leadership Event Featuring Steve Madden

Event Made Possible Through a Partnership with Hudson County Community College and the National Society of Leadership and Success Jersey City, N.J. – March 6, 2020 – The Saint Peter’s University chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS) has partnered with Hudson County Community College (HCCC) chapter to sponsor an event featuring […]

Saint Peter’s University Recognized by Bloomberg as Experiential Learning Partner

Jersey City, N.J. – February 5, 2020 – Saint Peter’s University and the Frank J. Guarini School of Business are proud to announce that the University has been accepted into the Bloomberg Experiential Learning Partners (ELP) program. The program was designed by Bloomberg to acknowledge academic institutions that provide experiential learning opportunities and innovative financial […]

The Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership Partners with Fox Scholars Program

Jersey City, N.J. – November 13 2019 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership is partnering with the Fox Scholars Program and will operate a chapter on the University’s campus. The Fox Scholars Program is designed to provide students with real-life public-sector experience and advice through mentorship and […]

School of Nursing Receives Grant from the Arnold P. Gold Foundation

Jersey City, N.J. – October 24, 2019 – Saint Peter’s University is proud to announce that the School of Nursing has been awarded a grant from the Arnold P. Gold Foundation. The grant will provide funding for Saint Peter’s to host the University’s inaugural White Coat Ceremony, a rite of passage for nursing students designed […]

Virginia Bender ’78, Ph.D. Receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award for U.S.-France International Education Administrators Program

Jersey City, N.J. – October 8, 2019 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that the U.S. Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has selected Virginia Bender ’78, Ph.D., special assistant to the president for institutional planning at Saint Peter’s University, to receive the prestigious Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program award for […]