Recent Press Coverage

Diversity, Equity Expressed as Franciscan Values (coverage of Jeanne Arnold, Ed.D.'s appointment as SFC Chief of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion)
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
June 23, 2021

BK’s St. Francis College Gets Its First Permanent Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer
Brooklyn Reader
June 21, 2021

Exclusive Look: St. Francis College’s New Location
The Tablet
June 10, 2021

St. Francis president discusses college’s move
Brooklyn Downtown Star
June 9, 2021 

Education: An Unequal Reality, But One with Solutions
WBGO
June 9, 2021

Brooklyn’s Newest Teachers Are Determined To Help Their Students Succeed In A Post Pandemic World
Bklyner
June 3, 2021 

After Over 50 Years, St. Francis College is Moving to New and Modern Location
Currents News
May 25, 2021

St. Francis College Announces New Downtown Brooklyn Campus At 181 Livingston Street
New York YIMBY
May 22, 2021

St. Francis College takes 250K sf at new DoBro building
The Real Deal
May 21, 2021

St. Francis College, Franciscan mainstay since 1859, to move to new Downtown Brooklyn campus
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
May 21, 2021

St. Francis College moves closer to Downtown Brooklyn
News12 Brooklyn
May 20, 2021

In-Person Graduation Ceremony Thrown for St. Francis College’s Class of 2020 and 2021
Currents News
May 20, 2021

St. Francis College To Get New Campus Above Macy’s Downtown
Bklyner
May 19, 2021

St. Francis Moving to New Brooklyn Campus
Greenpoint Star
May 19, 2021

St. Francis College plans to move to new Brooklyn location
New York Business Journal
May 18, 2021

Tishman Speyer signs St Francis College to 255,000 s/f at The Wheeler
Real Estate Weekly 
May 18, 2021

St. Francis College to Open New Campus in Downtown Brooklyn’s Macy’s Building 
Commercial Observer
May 18, 2021

St. Francis College to Open New Campus in Downtown Brooklyn
BK Reader 
May 18, 2021

St. Francis College to open 255,000 square foot campus in Downtown Brooklyn
Crain's New York
May 18, 2021

St. Francis College Secures Space for New Campus
GlobeSt. 
May 18, 2021

St. Francis College to Relocate to New Downtown Brooklyn Campus
Brooklyn Paper
May 18, 2021

This Week's N.Y. Deal Sheet
Bisnow
May 18, 2021

What’s On Your Mind? Exploring cognition and consciousness in other animals with Dr. Kristy Biolsi
Wild Connection: The Podcast
May 16, 2021

The Role of Digital in the Student Experience – with Miguel Martinez-Saenz
The One Thing – Customer Experience From the Top podcast
May 5, 2021

195: Fit Is Creating Conditions For Belonging - with Dr. Miguel Martinez-Saenz, President, St. Francis College Brooklyn
The Ed Up Experience podcast
April 19, 2021

The 2021 Higher Education Power 100 (President Miguel Martinez-Saenz included on list)
City & State New York
April 19. 2021

St. Francis College nursing students gain experience through program with NewYork-Presbyterian
News 12 Brooklyn
April 16, 2021

Xaverian HS Student Surprised With Full Tuition Scholarship To St. Francis College
Currents News
April 14, 2021

St. Francis College Admins Welcome Incoming Students
Brooklyn Paper
April 8, 2021

On the Marc - Unique McLean
1010 Wins - Extra
March 29. 2021

St. Francis College's Unique McLean in slam dunk contest
Fox 5 NY Sports Xtra
March 28, 2021

St. Francis College's Unique McLean to take part in College Slam Dunk Contest
News 12 Brooklyn
March 27, 2021

"Want a healthier Black America? Cancel student debt" (opinion piece by Shamard Charles, MD, Assistant Professor of Public Health and Health Promotion)
The Grio
March 22, 2021

Vaccine hesitancy isn’t all that’s standing in way of Black and Brown vaccination (opinion piece by Shamard Charles, MD, Assistant Professor of Public Health and Health Promotion)
The Grio
March 10, 2021

President Miguel Martinez-Saenz interviewed about college education during COVID-19
Tiempo (WABC New York)
February 21, 2021

Are companies like Robinhood fueling the racial wealth gap? (opinion piece by Shamard Charles, MD, Assistant Professor of Public Health and Health Promotion)
The Grio
February 8, 2021

Financial Aid Proves Crucial for College Students During Pandemic
Currents News
January 28, 2021

St. Francis appoints new dean of students
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
January 15, 2021  

Ana Oliveira, board chair Of Bklyn Chamber, named To board at St. Francis
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
January 12, 2021  

Teaching U.S. History with JSTOR Daily (opinion piece by Sara Rzeszutek, Ph.D., SFC Associate Professor of History)  
JSTOR Daily
January 5, 2021

Doubling the Pell Grant to Promote Access to Opportunity, Higher Ed (opinion piece by Miguel Martinez-Saenz, Ph.D., SFC President)
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
December 15, 2020 

Dr. Oz launches #MoreBlackDoctors campaign to end healthcare bias (opinion piece by Shamard Charles, MD, Assistant Professor of Public Health and Health Promotion)
TheGrio.com
December 3, 2020

Seasonal affective disorder could be worse than ever this year — here's how to cope (interview with Dr. Daniel Kaplin, Assistant Professor of Psychology and President of New York State Psychological Association)
CBS News
November 25, 2020

Enrollment at St. Francis College Grows As Other Schools See Declines During Pandemic
Current News
November 25, 2020

Why Thanksgiving this year with family should be cancelled (opinion piece by Shamard Charles, MD, Assistant Professor of Public Health and Health Promotion)
The Grio
November 23, 2020

Models (story by Ian S. Maloney, Ph.D., Professor, Literature, Writing and Publishing )
Vol. 1 Brooklyn
November 15, 2020 

SFC’s Nevena Dimitrijevic up for coveted Lieberman Award
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
November 10, 2020

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris celebrated by woman in Bronx, Brooklyn (interview with Michelle Steven, Communication Arts Lecturer & Director of BS in Professional Studies & AA in Liberal Arts Programs)
News 12 Brooklyn
November 10, 2020

Trump or Biden? Many Voters Can't Wait for This Election to End (President Miguel Martinez-Saenz quoted)
The Tablet
October 23, 2020

Mental Health Experts, Psychologists warn of "Election Stress Disorder" For 2020 Election (interview with Dr. Daniel Kaplin, Assistant Professor of Psychology and President of New York State Psychological Association)
CBS6 Albany
October 22, 2020

A Franciscan Approach to Your Professional Career
The Tablet
October 14, 2020

St. Francis College's Athletic Director Irma Garcia is Much More Than a Pioneer
Sports Illustrated
October 2, 2020

NEC Now! - St. Francis Brooklyn Athletic Director, Irma Garcia
NEC Overtime! Pod
October 1, 2020 

St. Francis professor with a global perspective elected chair of Amnesty
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
September 29, 2020

St. Francis College professor elected chair of Board of Directors at Amnesty International USA
News 12 Brooklyn
September 29, 2020

Dr. Reza Fakhari Is A Strong Defender Of Human Rights— And Teaches Students To Be As Well
Bklyner
September 28, 2020

Nikola Jokic Plays Basketball as if It’s Water Polo (Bora Dimitrov, SFC Men's Water Polo Coach and Manager of SFC International, quoted)
The New York Times
September 22, 2020

Your vote can save Black lives: The importance of making your voice heard (opinion piece by Shamard Charles, MD, Assistant Professor of Public Health and Health Promotion) 
The Grio 
September 22, 2020

State of Our Schools: Students are welcomed back on campus at St. Francis College
News 12 Brooklyn
September 15, 2020

St. Francis College opens Wall Street doors for Black and Brown students
Kings County Politics
September 15, 2020

Participation in the Census is The Most Powerful Thing The Latino Community Can Do Right Now
Gotham Gazette 
September 15, 2020

St. Francis College Helps Students of Color Access Wall Street
BK Reader
September 14, 2020

St. Francis College Sees Spike In Nursing School Applications During Covid-19 Pandemic
Currents News
September 10, 2020

St. Francis College appoints new trustees
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
September 9, 2020

Participar en el Censo es un acto poderoso para combatir el odio y la xenofobia
El Diario
August 25, 2020

St. Francis Brooklyn official visits incoming freshmen
News 12 Brooklyn
August 21, 2020

What New College Grads Can Do to Find a Job During the Pandemic
Currents News
August 18, 2020

State of our Schools: St. Francis College to launch 1st online degree program in the fall
News 12 Brooklyn
August 11, 2020

“Our Students Can’t Afford A Gap Year”, St. Francis College’s President Discusses Plans For Fall Reopening
Bklyner
July 21, 2020

Foreign Students Relieved at Trump Administration’s About-Face on Visa Rule
The Tablet
July 15, 2020

Intellectual Humility: Re-Imagining a Democratic Virtue (opinion piece by Miguel Martinez-Saenz, Ph.D., SFC President)
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
July 12, 2020

College Sports Stakeholders Prepare for a New Normal Under COVID-19 (Irma Garcia, SFC Director of Athletics, quoted)
Diverse: Issues In Higher Education
June 17, 2020

Catholic Mom Graduates as St. Francis College Co-Valedictorian After Juggling School and Jobs
Currents  News
June 11, 2020

SFC Director of Recruitment Rob Oliva is Featured in a Segment About Deliveries of Welcome Signs the SFC Office of Admissions is Making to Newly-Admitted Students
Currents News
June 9, 2020

University of Michigan’s Kessler Scholars Program for First-Generation Students Expands to Other Institutions
Diverse: Issues In Higher Education
May 27, 2020

Brooklyn native's trick shots go viral
Pix 11
May 19, 2020

Brooklyn school director delivers signs to celebrate incoming students
News 12 Brooklyn
May 17, 2020

Quarantine Trick Shot Artist
Fox 5 NY Sports Xtra
May 17, 2020

Larry Moreno: Basketball’s Trick Shot Wizard
Access Hollywood
May 14, 2020

College basketball player's trick shots go viral
Good Day New York
May 14, 2020

St. Francis Brooklyn’s Larry Moreno is basketball trick shot wizard
New York Post
May 10, 2020

Brooklyn College Recruiter Makes Surprise Visits to Incoming Freshmen
WNBC New York
May 6, 2020

St. Francis College President Tells Students to Take Advantage of Opportunity to Develop Digital Skills During Lockdown
Cheddar
May 6, 2020

President Miguel Martinez-Saenz interviewed about the challenges of remote classroom instruction
Tiempo (WABC New York)
May 3, 2020 

Future Uncertain for Incoming College Freshmen as Decision Day Comes (interview with Rob Oliva, SFC Director of Recruitment)
WNBC New York

May 1, 2020

Mental Health Challenges During the Coronavirus Pandemic (interview with Dr. Daniel Kaplin, Assistant Professor of Psychology and President of New York State Psychological Association)
60 Minutes (CBS News)
April 12, 2020 

St. Francis College's Women's Film Festival to be held on Zoom
News 12
April 11, 2020 

SFC Prez appointed to NCAA Women's Committee
Brooklyn Eagle
April 8, 2020 

Social distancing outdoor safety (interview with Dr. John Dilyard, Professor, Management & Information Technology)
AccuWeather
March 23, 2020

An Ape Ethic and the Question of Personhood: An interview with Gregory Tague about ways in which apes are moral individuals
Psychology Today
March 14, 2020

Cutting road transport pollution could help plants grow (interview with Dr. John Dilyard, Professor, Management & Information Technology)
Accuweather
March 5, 2020

Abuse victim advocates, laity suffer from ‘vicarious trauma’ (Dr. Joel Warden, SFC Catholic Scholar in Residence, quoted)
CatholicPhilly.com
February 7, 2020

St. Francis College Valedictorian’s ‘Refugee’ Story
The Tablet
January 29, 2020

Top Of Class: Bosnian Refugee Named St. Francis College Valedictorian
Currents News
January 22, 2020

Pope Francis Suggests Updating Catechism To Include Ecological Sin (interview with Brother Joseph Bach and Father Brian Jordan)
Currents News
January 8, 2020

Miguel Martinez-Saenz profile
The Helm: The ACCU Blog on Leadership
January 6, 2020

Best of Brooklyn: Nermina Markisic
News 12 Brooklyn
December 19, 2019

Peter King returns to St. Francis College 
WNBC New York
November 18, 2019

Rep. Peter King Advises Future Politicians to Compromise
NTD 
November 18, 2019

Congressman Peter King Reflects On Life After Public Service
Currents News
November 18, 2019

A Joyful Launch Party for ‘Following In Her Father’s Footsteps’
Amsterdam News
October 31, 2019

Borough president honors Judge Quinones and Brooklyn DA’s chief of staff
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
October 21, 2019

Tamron Hall, Sandra Bookman host launch of children's book, 'Following in Her Father's Footsteps' (book conceived of by longtime educator at St. Francis College, Andrea Cooper Andrews; book proceeds benefit SFC)
Eyewitness News (WABC New York)
October 17, 2019

Emmy award winning producer releases children's book, "Following in Her Father's Footsteps" (interview with Eula Buek, book’s illustrator and Senior Circulation Clerk, St. Francis College library)
Here and Now (WABC New York)
October 16, 2019

Emerged, Still Emerging: In Defense of the Mid-Career Author
BLARB, the blog of the Los Angeles Review of Books
October 14, 2019

Hunt Wins SFC Literary Prize
Locus Magazine
September 23, 2019

Samantha Hunt Wins 2019 SFC Literary Prize for “The Dark Dark”
Brooklyn Reporter
September 23, 2019

Hunt Nabs SFC Literary Prize
Publishers Weekly
September 23, 2019

Velazquez to Speak at St. Francis College
Kings County Politics
September 10, 2019

St. Francis College Opens New York State's First Troops to Teachers office
NY1
September 4 and 5, 2019

Reforming Sex Offender Laws (interview with Dr. Emily Horowitz , Professor, Sociology & Criminal Justice)
Law and Disorder Radio
September 2, 2019

St. Francis College Honors its Supporters at Annual Golf Outing
Brooklyn Paper
August 29, 2019

The Frustrating, Enduring Debate Over video games, violence, and guns (Dr. Nickie Phillips, Associate Professor of Sociology & Criminal Justice, quoted)
Vox
August 26, 2019

The 2019 Brooklyn Power 100 (President Miguel Martinez-Saenz included on list)
City & State New York
August 18, 2019

2019 SFC Literary Prize Shortlist Announced
Publishers Weekly
August 15, 2019

St. Francis College Golf Outing Honors Supporters
Long Island Press
July 31, 2019

St. Francis College Athletic Director Prepares for 13th Year in Charge
News 12 Brooklyn
July 28, 2019

President Miguel Martinez-Saenz Interviewed About Latinos in Higher Education
Part I
Part II

Tiempo (WABC New York)
July 21, 2019

In Pennsylvania, a Kidnapping Law Could Unravel a Life (Dr. Emily Horowitz, Professor, Sociology & Criminal Justice, quoted)
The Appeal
July 17, 2019

More Latinx Students, Stagnant Latinx Presidents
Inside Higher Ed
July 15, 2019

Intellectual Humility: Re-Imagining a Democratic Virtue (opinion piece by Miguel Martinez-Saenz, Ph.D., SFC President)
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
July 12, 2020

Searching for Seals in New York Waterways 
WNBC New York 
May 27, 2019

At Catholic Institutions, Tradition Propels a Commitment to Social Justice 
Diverse: Issues in Higher Education 
May 26, 2019

Michelle Miller Discusses her St. Francis College Commencement Keynote Address
CBS Early Show: Saturday
May 25, 2019 

Former St. Joseph Basketball Star Dana DiRenzo at The Top of Her Class in High School and College 
Philadelphia Inquirer 
May 24, 2019 

At St. Francis’ Commencement, Bishop Cisneros Becomes a ‘Brooklyn Grad’
The Tablet
May 23, 2019

Best of Brooklyn: Valedictorian Starts 'Girls Up' Program at St. Francis College
New 12 Brooklyn  
May 21, 2019

Instan a Estudiantes de Secundaria a Continuar la Universidad
El Diario  
May 21, 2019

Caribbean Artists Celebrated at Art Exhibit at St. Francis College
News 12 Brooklyn
April 24, 2019

New Bill May Ban Glass Skyscrapers in New York City
Accuweather
April 24, 2019

100 Most Influential People: Marlon James (Adjunct professor, SFC MFA program)
TIME
April 17, 2019

Women’s Film Festival Wraps up at St. Francis College
News 12 Brooklyn
April 6, 2019

Direct Her: Festival Highlights Female Filmmakers
Brooklyn Paper
March 29, 2019

Local Researchers on a Mission to Document All the Seals Living in The Waters off New York City
CBS New York
March 20, 2019

NYC’s 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade
WNBC New York
March 16, 2019

Checkin’ in With ... St. Francis College President Dr. Miguel Martinez-Saenz
Brooklyn Paper
March 13, 2019

St. Francis College Program Helps the Formerly Incarcerated Re-enter Society
News 12 Brooklyn
March 1, 2019