What's New At SFC
April 18, 2023
Ribbon-Cutting Held for New TV Studio; Ceremony Preceded by Inaugural “First Take” Media Talk
The April 17 ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new television studio, which is equipped with the latest industry-standard software and hardware, was preceded by the inaugural First Take Talk, featuring Mitch Jacobson, the studio's designer and an SFC Franciscan Fellow.
April 12, 2023
Inaugural Art Exhibition at SFC’s New Campus Opens to the Public
On April 11, the SFC Art Gallery hosted a reception to mark the opening of “Dare, Denounce and Draw,” the first-ever art exhibition at St. Francis College’s new home, in Downtown Brooklyn. The exhibition features the work of Pedro X. Molina, an internationally recognized political cartoonist as well as the College’s current Franciscan Service Fellow in Human Rights.
Honors & Awards
April 5, 2023
Announcing the Winners of This Year’s Pitch Competition
Students Jacob Meyers and Stephany Portillo Hidalgo took first and second place, respectively, at the sixth annual #BuildYourDream competition, co-sponsored by the Center for Entrepreneurship and the Business Innovation Club.
By Stiven Vasquez Nunez
April 3, 2023
SFC Sells 180 Remsen Street Campus to Affiliate of Rockrose Development
On March 31, St. Francis College sold its 180 Remsen Street campus to BK Acquisition Three L.L.C., an affiliate of Rockrose Development.
March 30, 2023
SFC Serves as Host Site for Brooklyn TCAC Transition Fair
Earlier this month, St. Francis College co-hosted an event with the Brooklyn Transition and College Access Centers, a division of the New York City Department of Education and community partner that supports students in need of academic, social-emotional and vocational accommodations.
In the Spotlight
March 24, 2023
M.F.A. Program Graduate Inks Deal to Write Book About Embattled Local Congressman
Mark Chiusano, who obtained an M.F.A. in fiction writing from St. Francis College in 2022, has signed a contract with One Signal, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, to write "The Fabulist: How George Santos Conned the World."
March 20, 2023
St. Francis College Restructures to Advance "SFC Forward," COO Tim Cecere Appointed Acting President
A message from Denis J. Salamone '75, Chair of the St. Francis College Board of Trustees
March 16, 2023
Inaugural Science-Related Career Conference, Hosted by the STEM Resource Center, a Resounding Success
On February 4, the STEM Resource Center at St. Francis College hosted its first annual “What Can You Be with Your Science Degree?” conference. The goal of the daylong event was to introduce first- and second-year college students to various science-related career pathways as well as the necessary skills and resources to be successful in such careers.
Diversity & Inclusion
March 8, 2023
Women’s History Month
A message from Jeanne J. Arnold, Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer and Chief of Staff
February 28, 2023
Philip Alston, Leading Scholar and Practitioner of International Human Rights Law, Delivers Frank Greene Lecture
On February 9, St. Francis College welcomed Philip Alston, the John Norton Pomeroy Professor of Law at New York University School of Law, to campus. He was invited to give this year’s Dr. Frank Greene Honors Lecture.