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Filippo Piscopo, an adjunct faculty in the Division of Mass Communication (College of Professional Studies), Television and Film degree program, and Lorena Luciano won the award for Best Director at the 64th Taormina Film Festival held last July 14-20, 2008 in Sicily
Jarowski Symposium attendees
Basic scientific research is the key to developing groundbreaking drug therapies, yet translating that research into an actual medication can be challenging. For this reason, the 10th Annual Dr. Charles I. Jarowski Industrial Pharmacy Symposium, held at St. John’s University on June 4, focused on the theme “Bench 2 Bedside: Advances in Delivery Technologies and Regulatory Strategies for New Drug Approval.”
Valeda Dent, Caroline Fuchs, Shilpa Karnick, Ben Turner and Heather Ball
St. John’s University has recently been honored with the Campus Technology Impact Award for the original development of the BKFNDr mobile app, which uses beacons, coordinates, and mapping to assist St. John’s students in navigating dense library shelves—quickly getting them to the books they need.
Male faculty speaking with a group of 4 students who are seated infront of a large screen
Thanks to Crestron’s reliable and easy-to-use solutions, professors now have the confidence to experiment, configure, and manage the technology within classroom.
Christine Chim ’11Pharm.D.
Christine Chim ’11Pharm.D., Assistant Professor in the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, incorporates St. John’s University’s Vincentian mission into her role as a member of the second cohort of the Clinical Scholars program, a national leadership program supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
Shot of audience and stage at ceremony
The Employee Recognition Convocation, held on May 24 in Taffner Field House on St. John’s University’s Queens campus, provides an annual opportunity to honor exemplary faculty, administrators, and staff who promote the University’s Catholic and Vincentian mission through excellent service.
Joyce Boland DeVito
Joyce Boland-DeVito, Esq. LL.M., J.D., M.B.A. (Administration & Economics) recently published: “Creating Stability in the International Fashion Industry by Using Corporate Structures and Conglomerates” in DePaul University’s Law School’s DePaul Business and Commercial Law Journal in Volume 16, Issue 2 (2018)
Lee A. McBride III, Ph.D.
Suggesting that an insurrectionist stance of resistance is more effective than empathy when facing the challenges of oppression, Lee A. McBride III, Ph.D., 2018 Peter P. and Margaret A. D’Angelo Chair for the Humanities, St. John’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, delivered the 2018 D’Angelo Chair Lecture at St. John’s University on Monday, April 9.
Provost Robert A. Mangione ’77P, ’79GP, ’93PD, ’99Ed.D.
After serving as Provost of St. John’s University since 2012, Robert A. Mangione ’77P, ’79GP, ’93PD, ’99Ed.D., announced that he will be stepping down from that position to return to faculty, effective July 1, 2018.
Yan Zhu
Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences Yan Zhu, Ph.D., is making significant impacts on both cancer research and the students in her lab.