The sky may have been gray and overcast, but the uncertain weather did not diminish the joyful atmosphere pervading the Great Lawn as nearly 1,800 undergraduate degrees were conferred during the Commencement Exercises for St. John’s University’s 146th academic year held on May 22 on the Queens campus. On May 21, more than 150 students received their undergraduate degrees at Commencement Exercises held on the Staten Island campus.
A growing number of organizations are incorporating behavioral assessments as part of their hiring and employee development processes. In 2012, Assistant Professor Dr. David P. Hedlund began administering DISC behavioral assessments to students in his sport management classes at St. John’s University. The program has since been expanded and the MPS in Sport Management program at SJU is one of the first to use DISC assessments with all of its students.
Supported by a $944,138 federal grant, a professor in St. John’s College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences has launched a public health initiative to train nearly 1,200 students in the College to identify and educate patients at risk for substance use disorders.
The scholar, LuMing Mao, Ph.D., is the 2016 Peter P. and Margaret A. D’Angelo Endowed Chair in the Humanities.
May 16, 2016
This past year, St. John’s students dedicated nearly 100,000 hours to service. Helping those in need is central to the University’s mission.
St. John’s Captures Three Titles and Third-Place Team Finish on Final Day of 2016 BIG EAST Outdoor Championships
May 16, 2016
The St. John’s track & field team wrapped up a memorable two days of conference competition with two relay titles
A healthy lifestyle, underscored with a culinary demonstration.