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Snow covered the ground and fireworks filled the air as alumni, friends and families celebrated the Christmas season at Alumni Winter Carnival!
"I am extraordinarily excited and energized about the opportunity to return to St. John’s University"
St. John's celebrates its first-ever Marshall Scholarship, awarded to Shama Ams ’14C.
“I received scholarship support while I was at St. John’s, and that money was donated by alumni and friends,” explained Davy, who majored in Marketing. “At the end of the day, I owe so much to the University and our alumni, so it simply feels right to give back and impact today’s students.”
Nothing compares to working on Capitol Hill or the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. And thanks to Alumni Insider’s View (AIV)…Programs throughout the fall semester, students had an opportunity to travel to these iconic locations and gain firsthand insight from alumni professionals.
On August 1, 2013 Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., S.T.D. began his first day as Interim President of St. John’s University, succeeding Rev. Donald J. Harrington, C.M. who retired on July 31. Fittingly, Fr. Levesque’s first official act was to celebrate Mass for the University community in St. Thomas More Church.

When she first stepped foot onto the Queens campus as a freshman in 2004, Elizabeth Austin ’...

December 15, 2013
Starting this year, an old chant will roar again at Carnesecca Arena: “SJU! SJU! SJU!” It’s all part of St. John’s University’s new brand platform, which was officially launched this academic year and has already swept campus by storm. In addition to the long-awaited return of the “SJU” abbreviation, the brand features a bold, updated look and reintroduces blue into the University’s official color scheme.
From now on, recent graduates are as good as G.O.L.D. – “Graduates of the Last Decade,” that is. The acronym, which was recently introduced by the Office of Alumni Relations, encompasses all alumni who graduated with an undergraduate degree within the past 10 years. And, what’s more, there will be special events and discounts available exclusively for this enthusiastic group.
At Golf to G.O.L.D.: Around SJU in 9 Holes, students learned about alumni generosity and how they can utilize the St. John’s network to further their careers. Sponsored by the Office of Alumni Relations and University Career Services, the event featured a nine-hole mini-golf course set up across the Great Lawn, with fun facts at each hole.