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ICFNJ Profiles Gineen K. Abuali ’21

Gineen K. Abuali ’21, recipient of the PNC Barry Gillman Memorial Scholarship for Humanitarian Service 2019-20, was recently profiled by the Independent College Fund of New Jersey (ICFNJ) in the organization’s Annual Report, a yearly publication designed to share stories of student and program success. The profile is below, but the complete report can be […]

Acts of Cura Personalis During Coronavirus, COVID-19

In the words of Eugene J. Cornacchia, Ph.D., president of Saint Peter’s University, “We will get through the havoc COVID-19 has wrought because our purpose and reason for being is guided by Ignatian values and principles. Cura personalis, ‘care for the whole person,’ has been our North Star throughout this healthcare crisis.” Acts of cura […]

Sixth Annual Shark Tank Competition Goes Virtual

After months of preparation, a select group of Saint Peter’s University students participated in the Sixth Annual Saint Peter’s University Shark Tank Pitch Competition. Organized by the Ignite Institute at Saint Peter’s University, in conjunction with the Frank J. Guarini School of Business and sponsored by The Provident Bank Foundation and The Pechter Foundation, students […]

Mentoring Matters: The Fox Scholars Program at Saint Peter’s

The spring 2020 semester marked the beginning of a partnership between the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership at Saint Peter’s University and the Fox Scholars Program. The Fox Scholars Program is designed to provide students with real-life public-sector experience and advice through mentorship and networking opportunities, with the goal of facilitating knowledge of and […]

“During the COVID-19 Pandemic, I See Hope for my College Students.”

Brigid D’Souza, assistant professor of accountancy and business law at the Frank J. Guarini School of Business, recently wrote this opinion piece, which garnered coverage by media outlets across the nation. The editorial highlights the grit that can be found in Saint Peter’s students and how the experience with coronavirus, COVID-19 will make them stronger […]

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. […]

Press Releases

Saint Peter’s Students Lead the MAAC 2019-20 Esports All-Academic Team

Jersey City, N.J. – August 10, 2020 – Saint Peter’s today announced that 21 University students were named to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) 2019-20 Esports All-Academic Team. Christian Bailey ’22, Kevin Dang ’23, Daniel Dominguez ’22, Gerald Gabriel Gabinete ’21, Jazmine Galang ’23, George Grioli ’21, Diego Herrer ’21, Nudkitinon Kothisen ’23, James […]

Saint Peter’s University Announces IBM Skills Academy Partnership

Jersey City, N.J. – July 29, 2020 – Saint Peter’s is proud to announce that the Frank J. Guarini School of Business has entered a partnership with IBM to develop an IBM Skills Academy on the University’s campus. An IBM Skills Academy is a training and certification program designed for academia, which helps university faculty […]

Saint Peter’s Announces $5 Million Lead Gift from Thomas P. Mac Mahon ’68 to Launch the Transformation of The Victor R. Yanitelli, S.J. Recreational Life Center

Jersey City, N.J. – July 22, 2020 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that Thomas P. Mac Mahon ’68, member of the Saint Peter’s University Board of Trustees and retired chairman and chief executive officer of LabCorp, has committed a $5 million lead gift to launch the phased renovation of The Victor R. Yanitelli, S.J. […]

Saint Peter’s Introduces a Redesigned M.B.A. Program that is Now Available Fully Online

Jersey City, N.J. – May 19, 2020 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that the Frank J. Guarini School of Business has launched a fully online M.B.A. program, designed to meet the needs of today’s working professionals and to further incorporate the most in-demand market skills. The 36-credit M.B.A. program will also continue to be […]

University Announces Tuition Freeze and Student Grant Program for the 2020-21 Academic Year

Jersey City, N.J. – May 7, 2020 – Saint Peter’s today announced that the University has instituted a tuition freeze for all undergraduate, School of Professional and Continuing Studies (SPCS) and graduate students in all programs of study for the 2020-21 academic year. Additionally, returning full-time undergraduates will benefit from a one-time Cura Personalis Grant […]

National AfterSchool Association Honors Cassir Bastien, Project Director of Saint Peter’s 21st Century Program, Among Its 2020 Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders

Jersey City, N.J. – April 2, 2020 – The National AfterSchool Association (NAA), the voice of the afterschool profession and lead organization for the advancement of afterschool professionals/ leaders, has selected Cassir Bastien, project director of the Saint Peter’s University 21st Century Program, as one of NAA’s 2020 Next Generation of Afterschool Leaders. Bastien was […]