End-of-semester anxiety temporarily melted away on December 4 at St. John’s University—replaced by Christmas cheer and holiday celebrations—as the University welcomed its 32nd annual Winter Carnival and Christmas tree lighting.
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.
University Spokesperson and Associate Vice President of University Communications and Public Affairs
Director, Media Relations
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.
For Immediate Release: October 11, 2023 Media Contact: James Stephen Smith, Director of Media Relations 516-313-4568 (m), 718-990-5789 (o) [email protected] (QUEENS, NY, October 11, 2023) – St. John...
St. John’s University will pay tribute to three individuals and three social-service organizations whose values reflect the University’s Vincentian mission and heritage on Tuesday, September 26. The awards will be presented at the annual Vincentian Convocation, which is part of the University’s celebration of Founder’s Week from Wednesday, September 20, through Wednesday, September 27.
St. John’s University’s Maurice R. Greenberg School of Risk Management, Insurance and Actuarial Science (GSRM), part of The Peter J. Tobin College of Business, will honor Mario Greco, Group Chief Executive Officer of Zurich Insurance Group, as the “2023 Insurance Leader of the Year” at its 28th Annual Insurance Leader of the Year Award Dinner
Queens, NY (July 10, 2023) – St. John’s University’s Annual Great Lawn Summer Concert returns to the Queens campus on Tuesday, August 8, from 7 to 9:30 p.m. The 23rd annual concert features Italian...
Queens, NY (May 21, 2023) – More than 2,300 undergraduate degrees were conferred to students of St. John’s University on Sunday as graduates, faculty, parents, and guests celebrated the...