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The series, part of an international research effort sponsored by NASA’s astrobiology program, promotes student research on humanity’s ethical obligations to potential extraterrestrial life.
Rachel Zufferey, Ph.D., associate professor and graduate director of biological sciences, has received a $495,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)’s Support of Competitive Research (SCORE) Program to fund research that may lead to the development of a leishmaniasis vaccine.
In this first-person account, Professor David L. Gregory reflects on Pope Francis' recent remarks to the U.S. Congress about activist and Catholic Worker Movement founder Dorothy Day.
"[T]he Federal Trade Commission merely requires that companies live up to the terms of whatever they put in their privacy policies. . . . If a company doesn't promise to keep your information private, it generally doesn't have to," [Professor Jeff Sovern] said.
The Law School’s Center for Law and Religion has appointed two student fellows for 2015-2016: Stephanie Cipolla '16 and Christina Vlahos '17.
St. John’s University at Staten Island launched a new partnership with Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing network, to offer a Zipcar car sharing program on campus.
Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D., president of St. John’s, led the University community in an enthusiastic welcome for more than 3,000 freshmen and transfer students at this fall’s New Student Convocation.
"The key for trial lawyers is to work backwards, knowing what they're going to have to prove." Dean Larry Cunningham, a former prosecutor, shares practical tips on jury instructions in this Law 360 article.
Recognizing the importance of excellent classroom teaching, St. John’s Law hosted a training for new and returning adjunct faculty last week led by Associate Academic Dean and Professor Larry Cunningham.
Michael Sampson, Ph.D., was appointed dean of The School of Education in 2014. A noted author who specializes in the professional development of teachers, Sampson has established a record of leadership spanning four states, including his current national role on the Board of Directors of the American Association of Colleges of Teacher Education (AACTE). He earned his doctorate in reading education from the University of Arizona.