Saint Joseph’s College celebrates its 100th Anniversary with the seventh of its Centennial Lecture Series on Wednesday, November 7, at 7 p.m., in the Viola George Auditorium of Harold Alfond Hall at the Standish campus. The presentation of historical events from 1912 includes nostalgic narratives on Fenway Park, the Girl Scouts, the Titanic, the Kotszchmar Organ and Saint Joseph's College. The event is free and open to the public, and features music and refreshments from the era. For more information, call 893-7930.
Saint Joseph’s College began in Portland as a school for young women wanting to become educators. It now offers 40 academic programs at its Standish campus, where it enrolls 1,000 men and women. The college added its distance education program in 1976, now called Saint Joseph’s College Online, offering undergraduate and graduate degrees to 3,000 working adults nationally and globally.
October 24, 2012
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