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Photo of Jane Cohen: Energy, Environmental Health, Public Health and Human Rights Specialist
Friday, September 30, 2022
Jane Cohen Joins School of Diplomacy

Ms. Jane Cohen will join Seton Hall University's School of Diplomacy and International Relations as the Sergio Vieira de Mello Endowed Visiting Chair in the Practice of Post-conflict Diplomacy.

Coach Ulti
Monday, September 26, 2022
New Rocket League Coach

Seton Hall University is proud to announce that Blake “Ulti” Griesbauer, has been selected as the Seton Hall Rocket League Coach, effective September 26th, 2022.

a photo of a group of people
Friday, September 23, 2022
Memorandum of Understanding Signed with UCS Goma

We announce the signing of a new agreement to have international cooperation between Seton Hall University and Université Catholique La Sapientia (UCS Goma) Goma in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Professor Juan A Rios
Friday, September 23, 2022
Social Work Professor Featured on PBS MetroFocus

Professor Juan Rios participated in a panel discussion on the new documentary, Facing Suicide, which investigates and pushes to destigmatize one of the nation’s most urgent public health crises.

Photo of Sister Mary John Bosco Amakwe
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Core faculty member publishes book chapter

Core adjunct faculty member, Sister Mary John Bosco Amakwe, has published a chapter in the recent Handbook of African Catholicism, edited by Stan Chu Ho (Orbis Books, 2022).

a picture of Dr. Roosevelt Montás
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Seton Hall hosts Inaugural Humanities Colloquium

Seton Hall hosted its inaugural Humanities Colloquium with Roosevelt Montás, Ph.D. of Columbia University presenting on the value, impact, and future of liberal education.

a picture of a group of students sitting together chatting
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Agape Latte comes to Seton Hall

A relaxed coffeehouse environment where students can gather to hear a story about an experience of faith in the life of a Seton Hall faculty member, staff, or administrator.

a photo of a woman on stairs
Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Graduate Education and Human Service Open House 10/20

The College of Education and Human Services will host an in-person Graduate Open House, in collaboration with the College of Communication and the Arts, on Thursday, October 20 at 6:00 p.m.

Gathering of representatives from IFCU
Monday, September 19, 2022
Dr. Murzaku Represents IFCU

Speaking to a gathering of dozens of the most influential leaders in Catholic Studies in the United States, Ines Murzaku, Ph.D., Professor of Religion and Director and Chair of the Catholic Studies.

A photo of the Pirate's Closet team.
Monday, September 19, 2022
Burlington Contributes to Pirate's Closet

Jason Santos, created a communal closet for students without means to get professional attire. Burlington stores donated around 300 clothing items to Pirate’s Closet.

Image of a Celtic harp with several strings in a forest
Friday, September 16, 2022
Celtic Harp Performance during Seton Hall Weekend

PIPE invites you to enjoy an afternoon of ethereal harp music, performed by Odarka Polanskyj Stockert, on Friday, October 14, from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception.

Jennifer Orth and Jason Grossberg
Friday, September 16, 2022
Student Presents Research at International Conference

Senior Jennifer Orth took the stage at the 16th World Congress of Bioethics held in Basel, Switzerland to present her research project, Recontextualizing Yellow Peril for the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic.

Maria Bouzas being honored pregame with award from men's soccer Head Coach Andreas Lindberg.
Friday, September 16, 2022
OIP Honored at Men's Soccer Match

The Office of International Programs (OIP) was honored at the Sep. 13 men's soccer match as they celebrated International Students Day.

Project SEED Student presenting to a group of SHU Undergraduate and Graduate students.
Thursday, September 15, 2022
NJ ACS Project SEED Symposium Returns to The Hall

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry once again hosted the annual North Jersey ACS Project SEED Symposium featuring student presentations. This event was held for the first time since 2019.

Martin Calvino
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
31 South at Walsh Gallery by Artist Martin Calvino

The Walsh Gallery presents 31 South, an art installation and data visualization project by Martin Calvino that investigates lending practices and rates of home ownership among U.S. Latino communities.

Deacon James Keating, Ph.D.
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Esteemed Author Speaks on the Sacrament of Love

On October 1, the Center for Diaconal Formation will welcome Deacon James Keating for a special presentation on the Eucharist at St. Mary’s Abbey Church in Morristown, NJ.

Seton Hall Pirates men's basketball head coach Shaheen Holloway smiling while coaching.
Thursday, September 8, 2022
Coach Shaheen Holloway '00 Named 'Best Hire' by Peers

Seton Hall Pirates men’s basketball Head Coach Shaheen Holloway '00 was named the 'best head-coaching hire in 2022' in a nationwide survey conducted by CBS Sports of his coaching peers.

Photo of Brookdale building
Thursday, September 8, 2022
New Location for Accelerated Nursing Program

The College of Nursing's Second-Degree Accelerated BSN program has a new home in Freehold, New Jersey, featuring more space and updated lab equipment.

Cliffs in Ireland 320 pic
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
PIPE Presents Irish Language Workshop

Pirates of Irish Persuasion & Extraction (PIPE) is starting the academic year with an Irish language workshop—and you’re invited! Join us on Friday, September 16, from 3:00–4:30 pm in the Beck Rooms.

High school students in matching shirts stand together in front of Pirate Pitch banners.
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
High School Entrepreneurs Invited To Compete for $50K

High school entrepreneurs are invited to compete in the Pirates Pitch Competition for High School Students. The contest offers over $50K in cash prizes and SHU tuition scholarships.

Image of Buccino Leadership and SHMS student Rishi Shah.
Wednesday, September 7, 2022
Big Steps Forward - Rishi Shah

Rishi Shah, a senior in the Buccino Leadership program, will further his academic career at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in the fall of 2023.

Image of a building on campus with a cross at the top in the fall with leaves.
Tuesday, September 6, 2022
Center for Catholic Studies Receives Porticus Grant

Porticus grant allows the Center for Catholic Studies to implement new initiatives in three key areas: faculty development, Catholic Studies, and local church and community engagement.

Katia Passerini
Thursday, September 1, 2022
Provost Passerini Elected to Board of IFCU

Katia Passerini, Ph.D., Seton Hall Provost and Executive Vice President, was elected to the Administrative Board for the International Federation of Catholic Universities.

A photo of Jubilee Hall on the Seton Hall campus.
Thursday, September 1, 2022
4 Towns/1 Book Event: The 1619 Project

Residents of four local towns--East Orange, Irvington, Maplewood, and South Orange--and members of the university community--will come together for a discussion of The 1619 Project.

Roger Alfani
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
University Core Welcomes New Fellow

The University Core is thrilled to welcome our newest Core Fellow, Dr. Roger Alfani, whose book, Religious Peace-Building in the Democratic Republic of Congo, was published in 2019.

An image of the Boland Hall Chapel.
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Monthly Spanish Mass Starts in October 2022

Campus Ministry and the G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith and Culture announce that the Monthly Spanish Mass at Seton Hall University will resume for the 2022-2023 academic year.

Lonergan Painting
Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Center Welcomes Fourth Toth Lonergan Professor

The Center for Catholic Studies is pleased to welcome Fr. Brian Cronin, C.S.Sp. as the Fourth Toth Lonergan Visiting Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies.

Michael Reuter
Thursday, August 25, 2022
The Return of Michael Reuter

The Buccino Leadership Institute welcomes the return of Michael Reuter, Director Emeritus of the Buccino Leadership Institute, as the Interim Executive Director for the Fall 2022 semester.

President Nyre with a Class of 2026 family on Move-In Day.
Tuesday, August 23, 2022
Class of 2026 Breaks Records!

The Class of 2026 has the highest GPA, highest average SAT and ACT scores, the most diverse student body, the highest number of First Generation and Pell eligible students as well as the most applicants in the history of Seton Hall.

Nursing professors Kathleen Neville, Mary Ellen Roberts and Joyce Maglione presented at the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Research Congress in Edinburgh, Scotland.
Thursday, August 18, 2022
Nursing Team Presents at International Conference

College of Nursing faculty members presented their research on physiologic birth, servant leadership, the opioid epidemic, and Covid-19 at the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Research Congress.

Image of Brian B. Shulman, Dean of School of Health and Medical Sciences, crossing his arms and smiling
Thursday, August 18, 2022
IALP Taps SHMS Dean for Leadership

Dean Shulman was recently named President of the International Association of Communication Sciences and Disorders, formerly the International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics (IALP).

Maribel Landrau
Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Inside the Core

Assistant Director of the Core, Maribel Landrau, recently published an article entitled "Two Latino Leaders: One Message of Hope" about Pope Francis and St. Oscar Romero in Today's American Catholic.

From left to right: Dianne Traflet (Associate Dean, ICSST), Filipe Domingues (The Lay Centre), Donna Orsuto (The Lay Centre), and Monsignor Joseph Reilly (Former Rector/Dean of ICSST)
Tuesday, August 16, 2022
Called to be Joyful Messengers of the Faith

Joy. Silent reflection. Prayer. Appreciation. These themes – and more – were explored at a day-long retreat on the ministry of catechesis hosted by ICSST and The Lay Centre on July 30.

Image of the Hajek Family in front of Seton Hall's campus.
Tuesday, August 16, 2022
The Hajek Family: A Rising Legacy

The Hajek family shares their excitement as a Seton Hall legacy family, reflects on where their journey started, and expresses words of encouragement to their son who is carrying on their legacy.

Headshot image of Giuseppe M. Fazari
Monday, August 15, 2022
Why They Kill Featured in Milwaukee News

The award-winning documentary, written and directed by Professor Giuseppe M. Fazari of the Department of Criminal Justice, was screened at Marquette University and featured by NBC-TV in Milwaukee.

Image of Ines Murzaku
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
SHU’s Interdisciplinarity Receives Attention

It was very exciting to be part of this international meeting of the IFCU and to present to an international audience some of the best practices we have developed at Seton Hall” said Dr. Murzaku

Kristina Simmonds, Online Counseling Student in a cap and gown.
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Online Counseling Student Awarded APA Fellowship

Online School Counseling Master’s student, Kristina Simmonds, was awarded the American Psychology Association’s (APA) Interdisciplinary Minority Fellowship (IMFP).

A photo of Robin Roberts, Co-Anchor of ABC's "Good Morning America"
Tuesday, August 9, 2022
Center for Sports Media Honors Robin Roberts

Renowned anchor and producer to be honored with the Lifetime Professional Achievement Award at the Gala to Inaugurate Seton Hall University’s Center for Sports Media.

Photo of Pope Francis standing at a podium
Monday, August 8, 2022
Two Core Faculty Members Collaborate on Article

Two Core faculty members, Dr. Jon Radwan and Dr. Roger Alfani, have collaborated on an article in a special volume of the journal Religion, edited by Dr. JoRenee Formicola of the Pol. Science Dept.

Six nursing students from the College of Nursing Certified Nurse Leader M.S.N. direct entry-program.
Monday, August 8, 2022
Clinical Nurse Leaders Present Final Projects

Six students from the College of Nursing Certified Nurse Leader (CNL) M.S.N. direct-entry program presented their final capstone projects as part of their final course requirements in the program.

Image of Beth Jameson with award.
Wednesday, August 3, 2022
Professor Named Nursing Fellow

College of Nursing Assistant Professor Beth Jameson was inducted as a 2022 National Academy of School Nursing Fellow, one of only seven distinguished school nurses from around the country.