St. John's saw a five-run lead erased by a five-run seventh, but rallied back and held on to defeat Creighton, 8-7, and win a conference-record eighth BIG EAST Tournament crown.
May 26, 2015
As inaugural Pro Bono Scholars, three St. John's Law 3Ls spent the spring semester working full-time to help fill the wide “justice gap” that leaves many New Yorkers without the legal help they need when facing foreclosure, cuts in public assistance, eviction, and other serious legal challenges.
In this Boston Globe Op-Ed, Professor Jeff Sovern argues for a ban on the arbitration clauses typically buried in the fine print of a credit card contract or other consumer contract.
May 25, 2015
May 22, 2015
A Manhattan federal judge's use of a rare writ to void a former Merrill Lynch assistant's guilty plea for lying in the "squawk box" securities fraud case may have been a valid exercise in sympathy, but according to Professor Larry Cunningham, prosecutors would have opened the floodgates to more culpable defendants had they let the judge's decision stand.
May 21, 2015
These luncheons allow Retiree Association members to reconnect and maintain their ties with the St. John’s University family.
Administrators, faculty, and staff were honored at the 2015 Employee Recognition Convocation on for their exceptional service in advancing St. John’s mission.
On Saturday evening, May 16, St. John’s University history professors Konrad Tuchscherer and Philip Misevich took center stage at the New York African Film Festival to answer audience questions from a packed house after the screening of the documentary film, Ghosts of Amistad.
May 19, 2015