Harold Alfond keeps on giving
Harold S. Alfond, founder of Dexter Shoe Co., and one of Maine's most generous benefactors to a wide range of educational and charitable causes, will give Saint Joseph's College $1 million toward completion of a four-story, 50,000-square-foot Academic Center that will open in August at the lakeside ...
Saint Joseph's College offers winter baseball clinic
Saint Joseph's College will offer a four-day winter baseball clinic for boys ages 7-13 from Dec. 24 to Dec. 28, except for Christmas Day. The clinic runs from 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. each day in the Harold Alfond Center on campus. Saint Joseph's College coaches and players will instruct at the ...
Professor earns folic acid award
Sharon Martin of Turner, associate professor of nursing at Saint Joseph's College, received a certificate of appreciation for outstanding leadership in the promotion of folic acid awareness presented by the Maine Folic Acid Council at the Blaine House (governor's mansion) in October. The award was p...
Saint Joseph's College stages cross country race
On Sunday, Nov. 23, Saint Joseph's College in Standish will sponsor a 5K cross-country race that traverses the 311-acre campus on trails and grass. All are welcome to enter "The Runnin' Monks Cross Country Challenge," and prizes will be given to overall winners and by age group. One of the...
Saint Joseph’s College announces parish scholarships
Saint Joseph's College of Maine is pleased to announce the Maine Parish Scholarship, valued at up to $2,000 per year or up to $8,000 over four years. Pastors from each of Maine's Catholic parishes may nominate one or more prospective students from their parishes for this award. Those nominated...
Parents, take a night off!
The Saint Joseph's College Athletics Department is pleased to offer its Kids Night Out program again this year starting on Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Alfond Recreation Center on campus. The event, open to children ages 7-13, will take place on six Saturday evenings throughout the fall and winter. Acti...
Saint Joseph’s College presents Taizé music and prayer service
On Sunday, Nov. 2, Saint Joseph's College invites the surrounding community to explore the Taizé method of prayer and song, which offers a deeply moving spiritual experience through music, silence, prayer and image. Brother John of the ecumenical, international Taizé community in France will talk ...
English professor has books published
Greenwood Publishing Group in Connecticut has published "The 1960s" by Dr. Edward J. Rielly of Westbrook, professor of English at Saint Joseph's College in Standish. The book offers an in-depth look at changes in American culture and society during the controversial '60s. Throughout his bo...
Students earn Gannett scholarships
Two Saint Joseph's College students majoring in communications, Ryan Bougie of New Sweden and Elizabeth Young of Corea, have won scholarships from the Guy P. Gannett Journalism Scholarship Fund to continue their studies at the campus in Standish. Bougie, a senior, and Corea, a junior, were also awar...
Freshmen spend the day volunteering in the community
First-year students at Saint Joseph's College in Standish will be busy volunteering at 12 community service sites in Greater Portland on Sunday, Aug. 31 as part of new student orientation. Following is a list of where students will be helping out and what they will be doing: Community Service ...
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