Virginia Bender, Ph.D., special assistant to the president for institutional planning; Eugene Cornacchia, Ph.D., president of Saint Peter’s University; and David Surrey, Ph.D., chair of the sociology department presented at the 30th Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities conference in San Antonio last week. The presentation was titled, “Post Title V Grant: A Retrospective and […]
Eugene J. Cornaccia, Ph.D., President of Saint Peter’s University attended the Give Something Back Foundation Kickoff event on Saturday, October 1. The University is a proud recipient of a $1 million gift from the GSBF that will allow 50 New Jersey students to attend the University at no cost for tuition, fees, room and board. […]
Eugene J. Cornacchia, Ph.D., president of Saint Peter’s University welcomes the crowd at a prescription drug abuse and heroin prevention training and information session, which was held at Saint Peter’s on Tuesday, September 13. The session featured a panel discussion and a screening of the documentary, Chasing the Dragon. To watch the FBI and DEA […]
It is with deep regret and sadness that I share that Rev. L. Edward Glynn, S.J., 19th president of Saint Peter’s University, passed away peacefully yesterday at home in the Maryland Province’s Colombiere Jesuit Community. Further details regarding arrangements will be shared once available. During his tenure as president from 1978 to 1990, Fr. Glynn […]
Dear students, faculty, staff and administrators, The tragic earthquake and devastating loss of life that occurred in Nepal on Saturday have deeply saddened the world community. With so many students and recent graduates of Saint Peter’s who hail from Nepal, this tragedy has a profound impact on our own community. Our thoughts and prayers are […]
December 20, 2013 The Verizon FIOS1 News team visited Saint Peter’s University on December 20 and interviewed Dr. Cornacchia regarding Governor Christie’s plans to sign the DREAM Act into law. The segment aired on the 5:00 p.m. news that evening and included the interview with Dr. Cornacchia as well as multiple scenes from the University’s campus. View the […]
I wish all members of Saint Peter’s University the blessings of this holy season. May our community be strengthened in faith, love and charity to spread peace, justice and joy throughout our campus and the world. And may your spirits be lifted by the “African Noel,” sung by the Aidan C. McMullen Chorale at the […]
December 12, 2013 Dr. Cornacchia wrote a blog post titled, “Opening the Door to the DREAMers,” for The Huffington Post’s College Blog. The blog post focused on the importance and potential impact of the DREAM Act in New Jersey. Read the complete post on the DREAM Act.
October 4, 2013 Eugene J. Cornacchia, Ph.D., president of Saint Peter’s University, officially became a contributor to The Huffington Post when his blog post titled, “Remember The Foundation of Higher Education on The Path to Reform,” was published on The Huffington Post’s College Blog. Read the complete post on higher education.
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