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Former New Jersey Governor Responsible for Cleaning up the Shore Visits Campus

Former New Jersey Governor James Florio visited Saint Peter’s University last week for a forum and book signing. Florio was interviewed by Nick Acocella, publisher and editor of Politifax, and touched on topics from his book Standing on Principle. The event was sponsored by the Caulfield School of Education, the Guarini Institute for Government and […]

Young Entrepreneur Discusses Her Award-Winning Production Company

Reyhan Lalaoui ’19 enrolled at Saint Peter’s University when she was just 16 after graduating high school at 13 and completing two years at Hudson County Community College. The 18-year-old communications major and prodigy has a passion for creating media that empowers underrepresented cultures through her production company, County Films, which she developed in early […]

Black History Month Kicks Off Early at Saint Peter’s University

Saint Peter’s University kicked off Black History Month early with an event titled, “What Would Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. H ’65 Do?” on January 22. The event explored the leadership capabilities of Dr. King, who obtained an honorary degree from Saint Peter’s in 1965. The event examined how he was able to promote his […]

Explore the Culinary Institute of America on a Cultural Adventure

The Office of Alumni Engagement recently launched an initiative to offer cultural programming that is in line with the Jesuit mission at Saint Peter’s University. These outings included a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art to see Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination and to Ellis Island where alumni were led on a […]

Students Abroad in China Explore Business Practices and Culture

Jean Paul Arzeno Rojas ’20 and Helena Togias ’19 interned in Shanghai, China during the fall 2018 semester. They both studied at East China Normal University, through CIEE, which is a renowned public university in China that prepares students to become teachers. Rojas is an international business major who studied language and culture while in […]

Students Pitch Business Ideas to Local Sharks in Annual Entrepreneurship Competition

Hard work. Innovation. Charisma. These characteristics wer4e what it took for Saint Peter’s University students to pitch their business ideas to “sharks” at the 5th annual Shark Tank Entrepreneurship Competition earlier this month. The event was sponsored by the Ignite Institute at Saint Peter’s University, &CO Coworking and The Center for Leadership, Engagement and Wellness. […]

Local Expert and Author Discusses Environmental and Animal Law

Recently, Randall Abate, J.D., first holder of the Rechnitz chair in marine and environmental law and policy and professor in the department of political science and sociology at Monmouth University, visited campus to discuss his new book What Can Animal Law Learn from Environmental Law? The event was made possible by a grant from the Independent College […]

Saint Peter’s Business Network Hosts Pfizer Executive

In December 2010, the Saint Peter’s University Alumni in Finance Network launched its inaugural event at Bayard’s in Hanover Square, Manhattan featuring speaker Frank D’Amelio ’79, current chief financial officer and executive vice president, global supply and business operations at Pfizer Inc. No one in the room that evening could have predicted the future success […]

This Christmas Season, Join us in Seeking the Magis for our Students

At Saint Peter’s University, the impact of support from alumni, family and friends like you is evident across all aspects of the University. Our exceptional graduation rates, innovative degree programs and recent top national rankings in transformation and value have been possible because of the impact of giving. During this Christmas season, we hope that […]

Mass and Brunch Celebrates Fr. Kelly’s Legacy

On Saturday, December 1, over 70 alumni, friends and family members gathered at Saint Peter’s University for the 10th Anniversary Celebration of the Life and Legacy of Rev. Joseph A. Kelly, S.J., HA ’05. As Rev. Rocco Danzi, S.J., vice president for mission and ministry, mentioned during Mass, Fr. Kelly was a “priest, mentor and friend” to all […]

Press Releases

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 […]

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). […]