Dear Members of the Saint Joseph’s College Community, Three years ago, in my Call to Action Against Racism, I announced that “it is time that we undertake serious and meaningful action to begin undoing structural racism and its presence within – and impact on – our community.” Several initiatives, programs, and processes followed, including the [...]
Request from Maine Higher Education Institutions to Co-sponsor and Support the Dream Act of 2021, or to Include Dreamer Relief in the Budget Reconciliation Package
In light of our elevated county status, SJC will now require that masks be worn in all indoor spaces on campus, with the following exceptions...
Vaccination reporting, verification deadlines, and update on covid testing for vaccinated community members.
Congratulations to the following students making the Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 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 a course load of 14 [...]
We are very pleased to announce that this Fall, life in our community will move steadily toward normal. Read this article to learn more.
Gerald E. Talbot, will be awarded a Honorary Doctorate of Public Service in recognition of her service to society at Commencement on May 8, 2021. Throughout his life, Mr. Talbot has served Maine and his community as an activist and a leader. As the first president of the Portland chapter of the NAACP, he led the passage of the Maine Fair Housing Bill.
Sr. Patricia McDermott, RSM to Receive Honorary Doctorate of Public Service at the 2021 Commencement Exercises
Sr. Patricia McDermott, RSM, will be awarded a Honorary Doctorate of Public Service in recognition of her service to society: for her role as an educator, and later in her role as an administrator.
Online Speaker Zachary Chase, who is earning a master's degree in education, to speak at 2021 Commencement
Online student Zachary Chase has been chosen to speak on behalf of the online graduating class at the College’s Commencement on May 8, 2021. Zack will earn a Master of Science in education.
Here are some of the COVID-19 adaptations we will be implementing for students, faculty, and staff between Commencement and Fall semester.