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.
Posted 11/25/2014 03:00PM
Jennifer Baumgardner, Executive Director/Publisher at The Feminist Press at CUNY returend to St. Francis College to screen and answer questions about her documentary, It Was Rape, on November 25, 2014.
Posted 11/24/2014 09:00AM
Author Peter Steinfels updated his groundbreaking work, "Neoconservatives: The Origins of a Movement" on November 24, 2014 at St. Francis College.
Posted 11/13/2014 02:00PM
St. Francis College alumnus Kenneth Daly '88, President of National Grid new York offered the inaugural National Grid Lecture Series on November 13, 2014, talking about "The Energy 'Tri-lemma' -- Delivering Affordable, Reliable, and Sustainable Energy in the Future."
Posted 11/12/2014 03:00PM
The only way to treat lung cancer is through surgery, and the only way for surgery to be successful is to catch it early.
Posted 11/10/2014 11:00AM
The St. Francis College Institute for International and Cross-Cultural Psychology welcomed Visiting Scholar Tahereh Ziaian, Ph.D. for the talk Mental Health and Well-Being of Refugee Children and Adolescents on November 10.
Posted 11/10/2014 06:00AM
With a nearly perfect score, a group of St. Francis College students under the supervision of Economics Professor Behrouz Tabrizi made it through to the semi-final round of the annual College Fed Challenge organized by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Posted 11/06/2014 11:00AM
The St. Francis College Center for Entrepreneurship brought together a panel of business leaders and financial experts, including two St. Francis College alumni, to discuss Financing Your Company: From Startup, to Growth, to Exit Strategy on November 6, 2014.
Posted 11/04/2014 03:00PM
Sean Pica, the Executive Director of Hudson Link, and a Hudson Link graduate, screened the movie The University of Sing-Sing, about the program on November 4, 2014.
Posted 11/04/2014 12:00PM
State Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver headed a contingent of local politicians who came to St. Francis College on June 25 for the formal unveiling of the Eileen C. Dugan Life Sciences Center.
Posted 11/04/2014 09:13AM
Submissions are now being accepted for the fourth $50,000 St. Francis College Literary Prize, one of the richest book prizes in the United States.
Posted 10/28/2014 02:00PM
The St. Francis College Center for Entrepreneurship welcomed former WNBA President Donna Orender as the Keynote Speaker for the first Women's Entrepreneurial Leadership Forum on October 28.
Posted 10/27/2014 06:00PM
St. Francis College welcomed ice cream icon Jerry Greenfield, co-founder of Ben & Jerry's Homemade, Inc. as the 2014 Thomas J. Volpe Lecture Series speaker on October 27, 2014.
Posted 10/21/2014 09:00AM
St. Francis College and BookCourt welcomed author Charles Baxter (Gryphon: New and Selected Stories, The Feast of Love, Believers) as the latest speaker in the Walt Whitman Writers Series on October 21.
Posted 10/20/2014 02:00PM
St. Francis College presented a debate on the heatedly discussed Common Core Curriculum between Sol Stern of the Manhattan Institute and Peter Wood of the National Association of Scholars on Monday, October 20, at 12:30 in the College's Maroney Forum for Arts, Culture and Education.
Posted 10/07/2014 01:00PM
The decades long battle against terrorism has changed the way people think about their personal security and the freedoms they enjoy. St. Francis College Professor Yassin El-Ayouty tackled this question and the compromises we face with an expert laden panel for the event, Civil Rights Versus National Security, Exploring the Tension Between These Two National Values in a Globalized Environment of Insecurity held October 7 at St. Francis.
Posted 10/06/2014 01:00PM
The Muslim Student Association hosted a talk by Cyrus McGoldrick, Isis: What Real Muslims Have To Say on October 8. The talk was followed by dinner & spoken word poetry.
Posted 10/04/2014 12:50PM
A week-long celebration of the Franciscan spirit concluded Saturday, October 4 with a collection of St. Francis College students volunteering to arrange floral decoration for senior citizen shut-ins around Brooklyn. The flowers were donated through a partnership with the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership and elderly service organization, Heights and Hills.