“The Story Behind the Food”
What do tomatoes have to do with slavery? How does your cheeseburger contribute to climate change? What is aquaculture? Is it better for the oceans than wild caught fish? How does Saint Joseph’s College food vendor, Bon Appetit, drive market changes towards sustainability?
Sustainability Festival and Eat Local Lunch on Sept. 27
Go green, eat local and have fun – all at the Fall Sustainability Festival and Eat Local Lunch on the campus of Saint Joseph’s College on Thursday, Sept. 27, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Environmentally-friendly vendors and nonprofits will showcase everything from hybrid Hondas to honeybees.
Mark Hibben hired as new political science professor
Saint Joseph’s College has appointed Mark Hibben of South Portland as an assistant professor of political science. A graduate of the University of Maine, Hibben earned a Master of Arts in International Studies/International Political Economy from the University of Birmingham in the United K...
New physical education faculty
Saint Joseph’s College has appointed Dr. Amy Meltzer Rady of Portland to the faculty as an associate professor of education in the Dept. of Sport and Exercise Science. Rady earned her bachelor’s and master’s degree in education at the State University of New York at Buffalo. She...
Continuing education workshop for CPAs in Bangor on Sept. 21
Saint Joseph’s College and Barresi Financial will co-host a one-day workshop for certified public accountants and other financial professionals on Friday, Sept. 21, at Eastern Maine Community College in Bangor.
Accounting specialization for online degree completion program
Saint Joseph’s College announces an online accounting specialization for working adults who want to complete their bachelor’s degree online. This program leading to a B.S. in General Studies with a concentration in accounting provides students with a solid foundation in accounting pra...
New nursing chairperson
Saint Joseph’s College has named Dr. Barbara Higgins of Holden, Maine, as the new chairperson of the nursing department at the college. She previously was a professor and dean at the College of Health and Education at Husson University, where she was responsibl...
New nursing faculty appointed
Rachel Groves of Jay, Maine, and Shannon Packard of Livermore, Maine, has joined the nursing faculty at Saint Joseph’s College.
Lifeguard training review course on August 7 & 8
Saint Joseph’s College will offer a Lifeguard Training Review course (waterfront module included) on Tuesday, Aug. 7, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., and Wednesday, Aug. 8, from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Harold Alfond Recreation Center on the Standish campus. Both classes must be attended...
American Heart Association classes in basic life support for health care providers
Saint Joseph’s College will offer a course in BLS (Basic Life Support) for health care providers on Saturday, Sept. 8, at the Harold Alfond Center on the Standish campus. The American Heart Association-certified course is designed for the professional rescuer and those who have a duty to re...
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