by Reggie Bourn Education majors convened at the Saint Joseph’s College grotto on a sunny Thursday, September 13th to attend the annual Junior Education Ceremony. This event honored the nearly twenty students from the Class of 2020 who will soon begin their teaching internships. The ceremony provides a chance for faculty and mentors to encourage [...]
Reflections on the annual Poli Sci trip to DC and the desire to restore respect for political office. Paul Riley '20 of Dedham, Massachusetts, shared his reflections on the value trips to Washington. DC.
As part of a first year student retention program, Saint Joseph's College offers "Yappy Hour." Good food, new friends, and canine celebrities.
Garreth sets his feet in the swamp and gives us a rundown on his summer research venture. By: Dylan Fry Garreth Logan '19 prepares a trap for his herpatology survey. Photo: Dylan Fry '19. Garreth Logan ’19 of Casco, Maine, devoted time out of his summer for biology research. “I’m mainly doing this [...]
Communications Intern Dylan Fry '19 didn't expect that his summer job would lead to conducting an interview ankle-deep in a marsh. Peek behind the scenes as he casts aside flip flops, dons rubber boots, and gets the story.
Peer Mentors are students like MaryClaire Attisano ’20 who help freshmen students become acquainted with college life and serve as role models. “I’m excited to inspire new students. In the first few days of moving to campus, everything is new. I’m someone they can turn to.”
Over the course of the Environmental Science Semester program, students carry a four-course load and travel over a thousand miles across two countries, three states, and six Maine islands as they gather and interpret data from unique field sites. Founded in 2014, the ESS experience creates a transformative educational experience by having students study and conduct Environmental Science in the field for two continuous months.
The NASA-Maine Space Grant Consortium held their Celebration Day for the Maine Research Internships for Teachers and Students (MERITS) Program on the Saint Joseph’s College campus on Friday, August 3, 2018. Dr. Ryan Dorland, Assistant Professor of Sciences at Saint Joseph’s College, was awarded a one-year research grant for $20,000 from NASA through the MSGC to introduce satellite science and build nanosatellite prototypes in introductory calculus-based physics labs.
The College is pleased to announce that the following students achieved the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester. To be eligible for Dean’s List, a student must attain an average of 3.5 or better, successfully complete all courses for which the student is registered with no grade less than a B-, and must carry [...]
Elyse Caiazzo’s passion for local food production leads to multiple awards. Elyse is a double major in Environmental Science and Political Science, has been chosen to participate in the 2018 Maine National Education for Women (NEW) Leadership Summer Institute through the University of Maine’s Margaret Chase Smith Policy Center this summer.