Carnesecca Arena was awash with red as St. John’s University welcomed more than 3,000 first-year and transfer students from the Queens and Staten Island, NY, campuses at its annual New Student Convocation.
Media Relations seeks to promote St. John’s University, its academic initiatives, student and faculty accomplishments, and its work to enhance our community through the media. The office handles all publicity efforts for the University in dealing with local, national, and international print, TV, radio, and Internet opportunities. All external communication involving press releases, press conferences, media interview requests, publicity-driven event coordination, and academic programming initiatives, as well as University statements about topical subject matter for media consideration, must come from Media Relations as per our Media Relations Protocols (PDF) and Media Relations Policy.
Executive Director for University Relations and Assistant Vice President for Government Relations
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Members of the faculty and administration at St. John’s University are available to provide expert commentary and analysis on a range of subjects — from higher education issues to breaking and trending news topics. The Media Relations team is here to assist you in both identifying and contacting faculty experts for radio, television, print, and other media interviews.
Pharm.D. candidate Amanda Murray always had a simple reason for her strong love of running: “It sets me free.” However, the St. John’s University sophomore was fleet of foot for 49 days across the...
History was made yesterday with the exciting news of a new era at St. John’s University. At a reception in midtown Manhattan, Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D., President, announced that with the...
Two undergraduate students in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science received research funding for summer 2019. Senior Seychelle Khan and junior Danielle Solomon – both Mathematics majors...
Students returning to St. John’s for the Fall 2019 semester are discovering a wide range of improvements and enhancements to the Queens, NY, campus, signifying the University’s ongoing commitment to...
St. John's University invests in several innovative technologies focused on academic and extracurricular programs—the St. John's University eSports program and the Video Game Development program in the College of Professional Studies (CPS) are the cornerstone. To date, almost 400 St. John's University students have participated, and St. John’s University eSports looks forward to welcoming new students to their ranks.