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Jesuit-Educated Graduates Provide Shelter and Support in Local Community

This article was originally published in the May 2021 edition of Connections, a publication of the Association of Jesuit Colleges & Universities (AJCU).  A Jesuit education is one that infuses principles set forth by St. Ignatius of Loyola into every aspect of educational life—from academics, to student activities and beyond. Whether Saint Peter’s University students […]

Saint Peter’s Business Students Take Second Place in International Ethics Competition

By Marilú Marcillo, Ph.D., associate professor of business For the first time Saint Peter’s University competed in the International Business Ethics Case Competition (IBESCC), the oldest and most distinguished intercollegiate business ethics competition of its kind. The 2021 IBESCC was held virtually on April 8 and 9 by Loyola Marymount University’s College of Business Administration […]

Hogan the Hero: A Success Story from the Saint Peter’s Puppy Club

Saint Peter’s is a proud host of the Canine Companions program on the University’s campus. The program partners student volunteers with service dogs in-training through the Saint Peter’s Puppy Club. Students involved in the program spend a year and a half training a puppy with the ultimate goal of having them placed as a service […]

Build a Brighter Future on Saint Peter Day 2021

The third annual Saint Peter Day—on Wednesday, April 7—comes at a critical time for our students. As they prepare for an ever-changing world, they rely on scholarship support to make the dream of affording a Saint Peter’s education a reality. This year, your gift will help provide critical scholarship support—and thanks to the generous offer […]

Graduating First-Generation in a Global Pandemic: A Feature on Adrista Ramirez ’21

Gineen K. Abuali ’21 wrote the following profile about her fellow classmate Adrista Ramirez ’21. The feature was recently published by the Center for First-Generation Student Success.  Many students would admit that they are nervous and afraid about leaving college for the “real world.” This feeling is multiplied when they are the first in their […]

Saint Peter’s Celebrates Women’s History Month

Women’s History Month celebrates and encourages the study and observance of the vital role of women in American history. Saint Peter’s will be celebrating throughout the month of March. Below is a list of upcoming events planned at this time. Please continue to check The Peacock Press for updates as well as registration and Zoom […]

Students Compete in CFA Institute Research Challenge

Congratulations to the Frank J. Guarini School of Business CFA Research Challenge Team members: Jocelyn Encalada ’21, Douglas Hall ’21, Anton Moore ’21 and Valeria Moreno ’22 for competing in the CFA Institute Research Challenge regional competition on Friday, February 5. The annual competition promotes ethics and best practices in equity research through mentoring and […]

University Marks Start of Black History Month

The University community virtually gathered on Monday, February 1 for a flag raising to commemorate the start of Black History Month. Nursing major Loudjie Marie Theodore ’21 performed a beautiful rendition of “Lift Every Voice and Sing.” Celebrated during the month of February, Black History Month highlights the influence of African American culture and individuals […]

Elizabeth Rado ’21 Featured in HUMC Newsletter for Work as Student Nurse Extern

Nursing student Elizabeth Rado ’21 was featured in The Pulse, Hackensack University Medical Center’s newsletter, for her work as a student nurse extern. Below is the excerpt featuring Rado’s story. Elizabeth Rado’s Story in her own words… “I am from Morristown, NJ and am a senior nursing student at St. Peter’s University in Jersey City, […]

Ginger Gold Schnitzer Appears on State of Affairs with Steve Adubato

Ginger Gold Schnitzer, J.D., executive director of the Guarini Institute for Government and Leadership and director of the MPA program at Saint Peter’s University, recently appeared on State of Affairs with Steve Adubato to discuss the 2020 election including vote by mail, trusting the electoral process and the post-election process as it relates to claims […]

Press Releases

Saint Peter’s Receives $1.3 Million Federal TRIO Student Support Services Grant

Jersey City, N.J. – September 1, 2020 – Saint Peter’s today announced that the University has been awarded a $1.3 million federal TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The TRIO SSS is a competitive grant, which awards funds to institutions to provide opportunities for academic development, to assist students […]

Saint Peter’s University Partners with Lord Abbett to Launch the University’s First Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF)

Jersey City, N.J. – August 31, 2020 – Saint Peter’s University today announced a partnership with the investment management company, Lord Abbett, to support the launch of the University’s first Student Managed Investment Fund (SMIF). Students will have the opportunity to take stock market simulations to the next level by investing $50,000 in funding, which […]

Saint Peter’s University Athletics Unveils Revamped Visual Identity and Branding

Rebrand Central // Media Toolkit Jersey City, N.J. – August 25, 2020 – The Saint Peter’s University athletics department is excited to unveil a revamped visual identity and branding platform today ahead of the start of the 2020-21 academic year. Comprised of a revamped branding package that incorporates a fresh take on the peacock mascot logos, a brand-new […]

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 […]