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Virtual Activities

Connect Virtually

The Campus Activities team is here to help! Contact us to schedule a time to connect or pop in on one of our live virtual sessions. We want to hear from you.

Ebony Calvin Headshot

Director of Campus Activities
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Ebony J. Calvin serves as the Director of Campus Life. Within her role she advises the programming boards, cultural groups, and religious organizations recognized under Student Government, Inc. located on the Queens campus. She has dedicated over 10 years to advising students leaders and coordinating student activities at the University.

Ebony received her BS in Marketing from SUNY New Paltz and MBA in Executive Leadership from Tobin School of Business at St. John’s University.

Denise Campos Headshot

Associate Director of Campus Activities
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Denise Campos is the Associate Director of Campus Activities. Denise advises the academic and service organizations and works with the Campus Activities team on campus traditions and programming series.

Denise received her BA in English from Stony Brook University and EdM in Higher Education from Harvard University.

Ashil Wade Headshot

Assistant Director of Campus Life
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Ashli Wade serves as the Assistant Director of Campus Life. She advises the special interest and social justice organizations as well as the honor societies recognized under Student Government, Inc. for the Queens campus. In addition, Ashli oversees the Campus Concierge operation located in the D'Angelo Center and produces the program Java Johnnies every Friday along with Resident Students Association.

Ashli received her BA in Psychology from St. John's University and will complete her Masters in Criminology and Justice at St. John's University in the upcoming Spring.

Staying Connected

Are you looking to stay connected to your St. John’s community while classes are online? Follow @StJohnsNow and @StJohnsNowSI on Instagram for campus news, staying well and self-care practices, online activities you can join, upcoming virtual events, and more!

Enhance Your Skills

Join Campus Activities on our Instagram account @sjuactivities for our monthly virtual CORE workshop discussions. Tune in and connect with professional facilitators and presenters. Receive expert advice on branding, networking, virtual programming and more.

University Career Services is open to St. John’s University matriculated undergraduate and graduate students of all majors. We encourage you to begin utilizing University Career Services early and often in your college career.

Check out Student Services for more information.

Experience NYC (and the World!)

Skip the long lines, commuting, and TSA checks. Some of the best museums and attractions are just a click away. Check out these sites and explore some of the world’s coolest places from the comfort of your home. You take a day trip alone or schedule a Zoom experience with your friends.

Join an Org

St. John’s University prides itself on being one of the most diverse institutions in the United States.

Can’t find an organization that interests you? Contact Student Government for help starting your own organization.

    We have some tips and resources for staying connected to your members.

    Meeting Up

    St. John’s students can gather together virtually and further the bonds they have made in classes and online using their University WebEx account. WebEx is great for meeting with students when you are unable to meet in person.

    Students should visit sju-students.webex.com and register using their @my.stjohns.edu email.

      At St. John’s, there are a number of ways for you to connect and make friends, regardless of where and how you study. These are not limited to, but include:

      • Student orgs: These student-run organizations are for and by students. By joining a club you can make friends, network with like-minded people, and take part in heaps of different activities. You could even join an org’s executive board and develop your leadership and management skills.
      • Multicultural programs: St. John’s has a vibrant range of multicultural supports and activities throughout the year.
      • Social media: Stay up to date with upcoming activities and opportunities by getting involved via @sjuactivities or the St. John’s Now channels on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

      More Things to Do

      Campus Activities is committed to creating a fun interactive online experience for all Johnnies. Follow @sjuactivities for updates on games, workshops, live events and so much more. Join us throughout the week and do not miss your opportunity to win a prize or serve as our highlight of the week.

      For more information or to share your event suggestions, email [email protected]. We want to hear from you!

        Java Johnnies is going virtual and we need you! Every member of the St. John’s community has the opportunity to participate in virtual Java Johnnies. Artists: Send us your videos singing, rapping, or performing a spoken word piece! Sign up online. Chefs: Get in the kitchen! We will be posting weekly recipes and we want to see what you come up with. Last but certainly not least: We need our judges.

        As always, our Java audience can show love and vote on their favorite contestant! Follow @sjuactivities for your daily dose of engagement and especially on Fridays, live at 5 p.m.!

        As with all on-campus services, the Fitness Center and Taffner Field House are closed. But Campus Recreation continues to offer a variety of virtual fitness and recreational activities for the St. John’s community!

        During this unprecedented time, we want to provide our community with an opportunity to come together and get active! We will be hosting online workout classes here.

        Follow @stjohnsrec for virtual challenges, online fitness classes, and much more!

        Need any extra support due to the issues arising from the COVID-19 pandemic? Our staff is here to help. The departments of Student Wellness are actively adding on to this set of virtual resources designed to enhance your wellness.