As the spring semester began, the College of Professional Studies (CPS) at St. John’s welcomed students, faculty, and staff to its new home on the second floor of St. Augustine Hall at the Queens, NY, campus.
February 8, 2016
The nationally respected dispute resolution and procedural justice scholar Donna Shestowsky, a professor of law and Martin Luther King Jr. Scholar at UC Davis, will receive St. John’s 2016 Mangano Dispute Resolution Advancement Award. The $5000 annual award honors scholars whose published empirical research has furthered the advancement and understanding of the values and skills of dispute resolution.
February 5, 2016
February 4, 2016
February 3, 2016
February 3, 2016
Americans seem to have a growing obsession with true-life crime mysteries. In this article originally produced by the AFP (Agence France-Presse), Associate Dean Larry Cunningham, a former prosecutor and a professor of criminal law, weighs in on the roots of this cultural phenomenon.
His Holiness Pope Francis’s deep concern for the global ecological crisis and its impact on the poor was the topic of the Ninth Biennial Vincentian Chair of Social Justice Conference.
St. John’s University Student Kimberly Mangru Front and Center for Papal Mass of the Epiphany in Rome
February 2, 2016
A crowd of worshipers gathered at the Vatican in Rome, Italy on January 6, 2016 to watch Pope Francis lead as celebrant for the Mass of the Epiphany. Little did St. John’s senior Kimberly Mangru, student in the College of Professional Studies, know she’d be ushered to the front row for this special occasion during a two-week study abroad program between her winter and spring semesters.