June 6, 2013
Whatever path they choose in their legal careers, attorneys always will benefit from standing behind “a firm set of values,” Elisa D. Garcia C. ’85L, executive vice president and chief legal officer for Office Depot, Inc., advised graduates on June 1 at St. John’s School of Law’s 2014 Commencement Exercises.
Hurricane Sandy left a trail of devastation across the Northeast, and few areas were hit as hard as Staten Island. But even as their borough endured fierce damage, Staten Island residents rolled up their sleeves and took action – and local high schools played a major part in the reconstruction efforts.
Long recognized as the financial capital of the world, there’s an energy surrounding Wall Street that’s unlike any other. A career in the Financial District is the goal of many young people, and for the 26 students from The Peter J. Tobin College of Business who participated in the Alumni Insider’s View (AIV)…Day on Wall Street, the path to “the Street” became a few steps shorter.