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University Announces Joint Initiative with the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction

Jersey City, N.J. – April 10, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University today announced a joint initiative with the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) and the Department of Political Science. Through this initiative, undergraduate students will have the opportunity to enroll in a training program on global development strategies and disaster risk […]

Saint Peter’s University Becomes a Member of the IBM Academic Initiative

Jersey City, N.J. – April 8, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University recently became a member of the IBM Academic Initiative, a program that provides educators with the training materials, curriculum guides, software and hardware needed to teach in-demand business and technology skills. The resources provided through the IBM Academic Initiative will be incorporated into the […]

Campus Ministry Provides Much Needed Assistance to Those in Need

The Joseph A. Kelly, S.J. Office of Campus Ministry is the beating heart of Saint Peter’s University. Not only does campus ministry provide guidance to students during their spiritual journeys in life, the department has also expanded its passion for creating “men and women for others” to the surrounding community through service-oriented programs. Three of […]

Senator Cory Booker Speaks With Students at Guarini Lecture Series

On March 31, Senator Cory Booker came to Saint Peter’s University as part of the Guarini Lecture Series, hosted by the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership. Senator Booker addressed a packed audience in The Duncan Family Sky Room about the idea of the “American dream” and the reality of unemployment rates for young adults. […]

Saint Peter’s Goes “Full Spring Ahead!”

After a long and arduous winter, Saint Peter’s University started off the season with “Full Spring Ahead!” Representatives from the Office of Advancement and External Affairs diligently dialed phone numbers to acquire gifts for a campaign designed to gain 500 donors in 50 hours – from March 20-March 22. During these three days, loyal supporters […]

Saint Peter’s University Signs Agreement with Montclair State University to Launch a Five-Year B.S./M.S. Degree Program in Computer Science

Jersey City, N.J. – March 28, 2014 – Saint Peter’s University and Montclair State University signed an educational agreement to establish an accelerated program, which enables students to earn both their bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science in five years. Through this agreement, students will attend Saint Peter’s University for four years and in […]

Fr. DeStephano Appears on Caucus NJ with Steve Adubato

Rev. Mark DeStephano, S.J., professor of modern and classical languages at Saint Peter’s University, participated in a one-on-one with interview with Steve Adubato for the PBS series Caucus New Jersey. Fr. DeStephano discussed Pope Francis being named TIME Magazine’s Person of the Year 2013 and his impact on the Catholic Church thus far. The entire segment can be […]

Executives in Residence Program Unites Graduate Students with Professional Alumni

Four alumni served as guest lecturers for Executives in Residence (EiR), a three-credit course for graduate students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration program at Saint Peter’s University. This course brings senior executives to the classroom to exchange ideas on the goals and strategies of companies and industries, and identifies issues related to current […]