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Chanel Briggins '16 is the recipient of the 2015 NYIPLA Hon. Giles S. Rich Diversity Scholarship.
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.
In May of 2015, College of Professional Studies’ (CPS) Assistant Professor and Graduate Program Director for the Division of Sport Management, David P. Hedlund, Ph.D., recently undertook a Visiting Professor opportunity in New Zealand, in collaboration with Auckland University of Technology.
University Career Services at St. John’s University has received two awards for excellence from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), which represents nearly 2,000 colleges and over 900 employers throughout the United States.
Yvonne Pratt-Johnson, Ed.D., a professor in The School of Education at St. John’s University, has received her third Fulbright-Hays Scholar Award.
St. John's Sir'Dominic Pointer was selected with the 53rd pick in the 2015 NBA Draft on Thursday by the defending Eastern Conference Champion Cleveland Cavaliers.
St. John’s celebrated its partnership with Sandy Ground Historical Society and Museum on Wednesday, June 17, at the Staten Island campus.
Jeffrey Fagen, Ph.D., dean of St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, was raised in Brooklyn, NY. He joined the psychology faculty at St. John’s in 1981 and became dean in 2000.
Dr. Conrado Gempesaw, president of St. John's University and the first layperson to lead the Catholic university, and Rear Admiral Babette Bolivar, one of the highest-ranking Filipino-Americans in the US Navy, received awards for their contributions on June 11, in commemoration of the country's 117th Independence Day.