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Theology Department Hosts Annual Keating Lecture on Eco-Theology

The theology department at Saint Peter’s University recently hosted its annual Keating Lecture, “For God So Loved the World.” The Rev. Dr. Michael Oleksa spoke on the topic of eco-theology, utilizing the controversial Pebble Mine project as an example. The Pebble Mine, the largest open pit project in the world, threatened to eradicate one of […]

Join Saint Peter’s Business Network on March 15

Kevin Cummings, president and chief executive officer of Investors Bank, will present “Stimulated Growth through Business Leadership and Community Involvement,” at the next Saint Peter’s Business Network event on March 15 at the Gallery at Liberty Prime in Jersey City, NJ. The event is the second of the academic year for the newly revamped Saint […]

Changing the Way We Think: Stephanie Bryan, Ph.D., Talks about Mindfulness

Stephanie Bryan, Ph.D., associate professor and chair of the health and physical education department at Saint Peter’s University, has a goal to raise awareness for healthy living and eating. She is an exercise physiologist who started her career as a fitness instructor when she was 18. She has degrees in adult fitness, exercise science and […]

Saint Peter’s University Celebrates Black History Month

Saint Peter’s University will celebrate Black History Month with a number of events and programs. February 1 Flag Raising Flagpole by Saint Peter’s University Pedestrian Bridge Noon February 1 Black Photo Exhibit Opening Gallery – Fifth Floor of the Mac Mahon Student Center 4:00 p.m. Exhibit runs until February 8. February 7 “We Shall See […]

Student Entrepreneurs Learn the Value of Networking at 2017 Shark Tank Competition

When it comes to being successful in business, whether you are an entrepreneur, a small business owner or a corporate leader, having a network of support is a necessity. This valuable lesson was a major theme throughout the latest Shark Tank Business Pitch Competition, which was recently held at Saint Peter’s. The event is held […]

The Common Reading Program Brings Author to Campus; Essay Contest Winners Read Work

Author Jeff Goins strolled through The Theresa and Edward O’Toole Library. He read through the bios and excerpts from students’ personal essays; taking as much of an interest in them as they recently took in him. The essays were all personal narratives inspired by his book, The Art of Work, which was the Common Reading […]

Attendees Share Business Advice at Saint Peter’s Business Network

Saint Peter’s Business Network, formerly Alumni in Finance, recently hosted an event at the Down Town Association in New York City. Jim Conti ’93, managing director at Goldman Sachs, presented, “A Career in Finance: Being Prepared, Building Your Network and Keeping a Focused Work Ethic.” Conti shared his account of how preparation enabled him to advance […]

Criminal Justice Department Internship Program Offers Real-World Experience

Hon. Kevin Callahan ’69, faculty member in the criminal justice department and a retired New Jersey Superior Court judge, together with his colleagues, has been working hard to advance and strengthen the criminal justice internship program. Under his leadership and service, the program’s success is skyrocketing as employers are recruiting Saint Peter’s University student interns […]

Together, We Will Change Lives

During the Christmas season, we take time to reflect on our values and what is important to us. At Saint Peter’s University, giving back to one’s community is a core value. As the Jesuit University of New Jersey, our mission is to form men and women with and for others. Our University is dedicated to […]

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Saint Peter’s University Receives Community Catalyst Award from Rising Tide Capital for Positive Community Impact

Jersey City, N.J. – February 6, 2018 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it is the recipient of the Community Catalyst Award from Rising Tide Capital (RTC), a non-profit organization based in Jersey City, N.J., which supports individuals, particularly women, minorities and immigrants to start and grow successful businesses and build stronger communities. Saint […]

Saint Peter’s University Announces the Creation of the School of Business Advisory Board

Jersey City, N.J. – September 28, 2017 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the creation of the University’s School of Business Advisory Board. The members of the Board include Presiyana Barbazova ’11, audit manager for KPMG; Gregory dell’Aquila, president of Mission50; Peter Kenny, senior market strategist for Global Markets Advisory Group; Robert Malone, senior vice president […]

Saint Peter’s Welcomes the Class of 2021

The past two weeks have been a busy time on the Saint Peter’s campus as the 2017 fall semester began and the University welcomed the Class of 2021. The excitement is greater than ever as the enrollment at Saint Peter’s University continues to grow, and its trajectory is impressive. For the five years beginning in […]

Bryan Felt Named Saint Peter’s University Director of Athletics

Jersey City, N.J. – September 4, 2017 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the hiring of Bryan Felt as the ninth Director of Athletics for the Division I athletics program. Felt brings notable credentials in fund raising to the athletics department. He comes to Jersey City after most recently serving as the Senior Associate Athletic Director […]