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Unique Study Abroad Programs Enhance Student Learning

This summer, students enrolled in unique study abroad programs. For more information about study abroad opportunities, contact Scott Keller at skeller1@saintpeters.edu, director of the Center for Global Learning, or visit saintpeters.edu/global-learning. Catherine Yorkgitis ’20 Major: Nursing Hometown: Basking Ridge, NJ Study Abroad Location: Cuenca, Ecuador Program: Medical Spanish Program with the Center for Interamerican Studies (CEDEI) […]

Saint Peter’s Students Prepare Themselves for Cyber Security Jobs

iQ4 is a virtual internship program that allows higher education and private sector employers to bridge skills gaps. Through this technology, the Cybersecurity Workforce Alliance (CWA) formed as a response to the cyber security workforce skills shortage. Their virtual online internship offers experiential learning based on solving real-world problems. This past spring, Saint Peter’s students […]

Former Lt. Governor of New Jersey to Speak on Constitution Day, September 17

  Honorable Kim Guadagno, former Lieutenant Governor of New Jersey, will visit campus for a Constitution Day discussion about increasing voter access. The event will take place on Monday, September 17 at 11:00 a.m. in The Duncan Family Sky Room on the 6th floor of the Mac Mahon Student Center. Guadagno spent eight years as […]

Dr. Donovan Discusses his Latest Conspiracy Theory Book on One-On-One with Steve Adubato

Barna Donovan, Ph.D., director of the master’s program in communication and public relations, was recently a guest on One-on-One with Steve Adubato. During the interview, Dr. Donovan discussed his new book, Confirmation: Investigations of the Unexplained and explored the negative effects of conspiracy theories on society and the importance of looking at them more critically. […]

Saint Peter’s Welcomes the Class of 2022

Campus has been buzzing with excitement as the Saint Peter’s University community welcomed 650 (580 freshmen and 70 transfer) new Peacocks for the 2018 fall semester. The enthusiasm is greater than ever as the enrollment at Saint Peter’s University continues to grow and its trajectory is impressive. The new students moved into their residence halls […]

Dr. Cornacchia Joins Higher Education Panel on Caucus New Jersey with Steve Adubato

Eugene J. Cornacchia, Ph.D., president of Saint Peter’s University, recently joined a panel of fellow leaders in higher education on Caucus New Jersey with Steve Adubato. The other university presidents on the panel included Nancy Blattner, Ph.D., president of Caldwell University; Joel Bloom, Ph.D., president of NJIT; and Ali Houshmand, Ph.D., president of Rowan University. The group […]

Computer Science Student Lands Internship on Wall Street

Abigail Douglas ’18, scheduled to graduate in December, is a computer science major and computer information systems minor student from Madison, Neb. who recently accepted a web authentication engineer internship from Morgan Stanley in New York City. In addition, she was one of nine to receive a diversity scholarship for $15k. Q. What piqued your […]

Chemistry Professor Develops New Concept for STEM Education

Daniel Fried, Ph.D., assistant professor of chemistry at Saint Peter’s University, has developed a new vision for teaching STEM to children. The program, Biochemistry Literacy for Kids, uses a unique style and a custom curriculum to make advanced concepts in science accessible and rewarding for children. A documentary was produced from footage of a recently […]

Students Impress Goldman Sachs Executives

  Ten Saint Peter’s students in the School of Business, selected through a competitive application process, recently took part in the Goldman Sachs Local College Collaborative (LCC) program. LCC is a unique leadership program that brings together college students with Goldman Sachs business leaders to develop business management, teamwork and presentation skills. Participants were chosen based on […]

Press Releases

Saint Peter’s University Awarded $1.4 Million Grant to Support Future STEM Educators

Jersey City, N.J. – July 26, 2017 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it has been awarded a five-year grant of $1.4 million from the National Science Foundation for the Robert Noyce Teaching Scholarship Program to encourage and prepare future K-12 educators to teach in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). […]

Saint Peter’s University Announces the Creation of the Cyber Security Advisory Board

Jersey City, N.J. – May 16, 2017 – Saint Peter’s University today announced the creation of the University’s Cyber Security Advisory Board. In 2016, Saint Peter’s launched a master’s degree in cyber security and a Cyber Security Center, in addition to the pre-existing bachelor’s degree in cyber security. The Cyber Security Advisory Board was developed […]

Men’s Basketball Wins First National Postseason Tournament in Program History

CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Saint Peter’s men’s basketball team’s historic season was capped off on Friday night with the programs first ever national postseason tournament championship. The Peacocks defeated Texas A&M Corpus Christi, 62-61 in dramatic fashion to claim the 2017 CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) title. All nine Peacocks that played in the game […]

Men’s Basketball Seeks First National Tournament Title on Friday Night

JERSEY CITY, NJ – The Saint Peter’s men’s basketball team’s magical season has one more run, as the Peacocks advanced to the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) championship on Wednesday night by defeating Furman University, 77-51. The win for the Peacocks improves the team’s overall record to 22-13, and the team claims a spot in a […]

Saint Peter’s University Ranked as a National Leader in Upward Mobility

Jersey City, N.J. – February 15, 2017 – Saint Peter’s University today announced its ranking as a national leader in upward mobility in a recent study by The Equality of Opportunity Project titled, “Mobility Report Cards: The Role of Colleges in Intergenerational Mobility.” The University was recognized for improving the economic status of its graduates […]

Saint Peter’s Recognized as one of the Most Environmentally Responsible Colleges

Jersey City, N.J. – October 31, 2016 – Saint Peter’s University today announced that it was included in “The Princeton Review’s Guide to 361 Green Colleges: 2016 Edition.” A presence on this list means Saint Peter’s is one of the 361 most environmentally responsible colleges in the United States and Canada, according to The Princeton […]