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
On Saturday, May 16, 2015, over 200 students from 14 area Catholic schools and their families came together at St. John’s Law for the 13th annual Catholic Middle School Mock Trial Program.
At first blush, it read like a case straight out of Agatha Christie’s imagination. A group-owned 13th century painting of “Madonna and Child” stolen from a Geneva bank vault vanishes without a trace. After it turns up at a Sotheby's auction, adjunct professor Leila A. Amineddoleh goes to work, helping her clients regain their ownership rights in the painting.
Tobin College of Business students claim first and second place scholarships awarded by the NY Chapter of the Instiute of Internation Auditors.
May 18, 2015
With bated breath, students from The Peter J. Tobin College of Business and the College of Professional Studies waited to hear which of the 18 teams competing in the National Student Advertising Competition (NSAC) semi-finals would advance to the finals. And the winner is…St. John’s University!
May 17, 2015
Energized by messages of encouragement and pride, St. John’s University celebrated its 145th Commencement weekend, with ceremonies on its Staten Island and Queens campuses.