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Posted 03/25/2015 10:03AM
St. Francis College History Professor Sara Haviland is making a difference in the lives of her students and now she's been recognized for her work, being named to the 40 under 40: Professors Who Inspire 2015 list by Nerd Scholar.
Posted 03/18/2015 07:40AM
"Information Technology is one of those things people don't think about unless it's not working," Madalyn Hanley '80 offers matter-of-factly just a few days after starting her second career as Chief Information Officer (CIO) at her alma mater, St. Francis College.
Posted 03/16/2015 10:50AM
With a serious offensive spectacle, Sarah Benedetti who landed 5 three pointers and 29 points overall, led the St. Francis College Women's Basketball Team to an outstanding 77-72 win in the NEC Tournament.
Posted 03/11/2015 02:00PM
David Vann, winner of the 2013 St. Francis College $50,000 Literary Prize, returned to St. Francis March 11, 2015 to read from his brand new novel, Aquarium (Grove).
Posted 03/11/2015 11:00AM
It begins with a father's quest to save his daughter and becomes a fight to save the world. A New Day in America (Full Fathom Five Digital), by St. Francis College English Professor Theo Gangi takes readers to New York City, one year after a devastating bomb has killed millions.
Posted 03/10/2015 05:00PM
With the women's basketball team preparing for the NEC Championship game Sunday afternoon at 1:00pm on ESPNU and a shot at their first ever trip to the Women's NCAA Basketball Championship, the Men's team is preparing for it's consolation prize, a trip to the NIT for the first time in more than 50 years.
Posted 03/09/2015 02:00PM
Author Matthew Thomas (We Are Not Ourselves) came to St. Francis College March 9, 2015 to help celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a reading and discussion of his New York Times Bestselling book.
Posted 03/03/2015 02:00PM
Kathryn Grant's award winning play, The Good Counselor, was performed at St.Francis College March 3 & 4, 2015 featuring a cast of St Francis College students and alumni.
Posted 03/02/2015 10:00AM
St. Francis College proudly presents the 5th Annual Senior Citizen Reading of Poetry and Prose by members of Professor Mitch Levenberg's Senior Citizen writing class from March 2, 2015.
Posted 02/26/2015 10:00AM
The Common Core has been grabbing headlines, locally and nationally for several years and continues to be a polarizing topic for educators. In an effort to reach a better understanding of the Common Core, St. Francis College presented a debate on the Pros & Cons with Kathleen Porter-Magee (Partnership for Inner-City Education) and Peter Wyatt Wood (National Association of Scholars) on Thursday, February 26, 2015.
Posted 02/24/2015 10:00AM
The Crucifix of San Damiano lies at the heart of the Franciscan Order. It was under that cross when in the 13th century, Francis Bernadone (St. Francis of Assisi) had a decisive moment in his conversion experience.
Posted 02/19/2015 10:00AM
Author Christopher Caldwell, "Reflections of the Revolution in Europe: Immigration, Islam and the West" and Guy Sorman (French Economist) came to St. Francis College February 19, 2015 to discuss the topic, Does France Have A Future?
Posted 02/18/2015 11:57AM
To a person, they'll tell you that, "They haven't won anything yet," but there is a lot of excitement in Brooklyn Heights and a ton of attention being focused on the St. Francis College Men's Basketball team over the past few weeks.
Posted 02/11/2015 11:25AM
It begins with a father's quest to save his daughter and becomes a fight to save the world. A New Day in America (Full Fathom Five Digital), by St. Francis College English Professor Theo Gangi takes readers to New York City, one year after a devastating bomb has killed millions.
Posted 02/11/2015 10:00AM
Peniel E. Joseph, a Professor of History at Tufts University, a pioneering historian in the field of Black Power Studies, and an award-winning author came to St. Francis College February 11, 2015 to talk about his book, Stokely: A Life, a book about Stokely Carmichael, a leader of the Pan-African movement.
Posted 02/10/2015 09:00AM
Lawrence Cumberbatch, a Brooklyn resident who was a member of the Brooklyn Congress of Racial Equality, came to St. Francis College on February 10, 2015 to offer a firsthand account of CORE. The Brooklyn chapter of CORE was known for its theatrical, uncompromising protests against housing discrimination, poor neighborhood conditions, employment discrimination, and discrimination in education.
Posted 02/05/2015 10:00AM
Cary Federman (Montclair State University) came to St. Francis College February 5, 2015 to talk about Earl Warren's Supreme Court (1953 - 1960).
Posted 01/15/2015 04:24PM
Hundreds of parents, families, and friends came to St. Charles Borromeo Church in Brooklyn Heights to celebrate Winter Commencement with the newest graduates from the Class of 2015 on Wednesday January 14.
Posted 01/13/2015 09:37AM
St. Francis College History Professor Eric Platt goes back to the 1600's to examine a major dispute on religion and political power in his new book, Britain and the Bestandstwisten: The Causes, Course and Consequences of British Involvement in the Dutch Religious and Political Disputes of the Early Seventeenth Century (Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht).
Posted 01/08/2015 02:55PM
St. Francis College alumnus Robert Rahn '76 and his partner, Kim Anklin, came to St. Francis College October 28, 2014 to discuss how their private investigation helped free a wrongfully imprisoned man, Jonathan Fleming.
Posted 01/07/2015 10:08AM
St. Francis College is pleased to host the 2015 Winter Commencement for College graduates from the past summer and fall semesters at St. Charles Borromeo Church on Wednesday January 14, beginning with a Baccalaureate Mass at 2:00pm, followed by the Winter Commencement Ceremony at 3:00pm.
Posted 01/05/2015 12:05PM
St. Francis College History Professor Geoffrey Clement walked through the exhibit with NET TV reporter Michelle Powers. Watch their story.
Posted 01/04/2015 04:00PM
St. Francis College English Professor Gregory Tague straddles the liberal arts and sciences to take a comprehensive look at how human beings develop morality in his latest book, Making Mind: Moral Sense and Consciousness in Philosophy, Science, and Literature (Rodopi/Brill).
Posted 12/04/2014 04:48PM
St. Francis College joined President Obama, the First Lady, and Vice President Biden along with hundreds of college presidents and other higher education leaders to announce new actions to help more students prepare for and graduate from college.
Posted 12/01/2014 03:00PM
Author Austen Ivereigh discussed his book The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope, on December 1, 2014 at St. Francis College.

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