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A special holiday message.
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Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D., President of St. John’s University, recently joined efforts with the Catholic Climate Covenant and the leaders of more than 161 Catholic colleges and universities, religious congregations, national organizations, and health care providers in signing on to a letter to President Donald J. Trump and the United States Congress in regard to the global effort to address climate change.
Honorees of the 2017 St. John's University President's Dinner
St. John’s University’s 20th Annual President’s Dinner raised a record $3,302,597 in scholarship funds that will directly benefit the University’s most deserving students—especially those with financial need.
 St. John’s University Celebrates 20th Annual President’s Dinner on October 27th
Rev. Michael J. Carroll, C.M., Sharon F. Hajjar and Dr. John H. Hajjar, Francesca M. Kurre and Frank L. Kurre, and Synchrony Financial to be honored with Spirit of Service Awards
From Rome, President Gempesaw talks St. John’s Vincentian Mission with EWTN, Global Catholic Television
On a recent visit to St. John’s University’s Rome, Italy, campus, President Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D., had the opportunity to discuss the University’s enduring Vincentian mission and the unique experiential learning that takes place at St. John’s, known as academic service-learning, with Juliet Linley, Vatican Correspondent for EWTN, the Global Catholic Television Network which broadcasts in 140 countries.
Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D. at Penn State Commencement
Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D., President of St. John’s University, recently served as commencement speaker at the Pennsylvania State University’s Graduate School Commencement held on August 12, 2017.
St. John’s University alumna Liz Faublas ’91SVC, host of NET-TV’s “Currents,” came to St. John’s to tour the Queens campus with President Conrado “Bobby” Gempesaw, Ph.D.
Dr. Gempesaw, President of St. John’s, was recently honored by Penn State with a Lifetime Achievement Award that was presented on March 25 in University Park, Pennsylvania.