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Meet Vincent J. Kloskowski III ’95

In 1990, Vincent J. Kloskowski, III ’95 picked up a college and university guide in his high school guidance counselor’s office and changed his life. That was the day the New Jersey native first learned about Saint Joseph’s College of Maine. After earning a bachelor’s degree magna cum laude in English and communications, he returned [...]

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Double alumni

A growing number of on-campus graduates earn advanced degrees online from Saint Joseph's. Like many Saint Joseph’s graduates, Jessica Arsenault Gurney crossed the stage to receive her bachelor’s degree in elementary education in 2005 with hope, a happy heart, and a bit of sadness, too. “When I left St. Joe’s, it was very bittersweet,” Gurney [...]

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Did you know?

Alumna and husband honored for preserving Franco-American heritage ... c’est si bon! Claire LaFrance Auger ’64 and husband Gilles Edouard Auger were inducted into the Franco-American Hall of Fame in March during the Maine Legislature’s Franco-American Day. The event features a special menu in the State House cafeteria, musical presentations celebrating Maine’s French heritage, and [...]

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New integrated communications majors

The college has announced two new integrated majors, one in sports communications and one in business communications. The new majors will enable students with combined interests in two fields to earn their bachelor’s degree in communications within a broadened program that includes a significant number of courses from the companion area. Sports communications is designed [...]

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Master’s in education now offers adult education & training focus

Saint Joseph’s announces a new adult education & training concentration within the online Master of Science in Education degree. Not only is the concentration practical, adaptable and relevant, it adheres to adult learning theory by drawing on the learner’s experience, meeting the learners where they are, and allowing learners to guide the learning. This is [...]

2018-09-11T11:54:37+00:00August 1st, 2011|Categories: Summer 2011|

Branding process gets under way

Saint Joseph’s College has named Ethos Marketing and Design of Westbrook, Maine, to assist in research and development of its branding and branding communication. “We have every confidence that this firm can provide the solid research needed to assess how Saint Joseph’s is perceived and to help us shape key messages about our identity,” says [...]

2018-09-11T11:55:13+00:00August 1st, 2011|Categories: Summer 2011|

Softball field named for Dick Bailey

Longtime coach, administrator and friend honored During the spring softball season, the playing field at Saint Joseph’s College was officially named for longtime St. Joe’s softball coach, friend and administrator, Dick Bailey. More than 200 alumni, family and friends were there to help dedicate the field and honor a man who gave them so much. [...]

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Softball and baseball teams earn conference championships

The Saint Joseph’s College softball and baseball teams capped incredible spring seasons when both appeared in the NCAA Tournament for Division III. Both teams landed at the tourney after earlier winning the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Tournament Championships. The SJC softball team (37-10 overall) made its first- ever NCAA Tournament appearance after winning the [...]

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Riding To The Top

Where horses heal the mind, body and spirit - with help from humans Duke, a chestnut quarter horse, maintains a calm steadiness as children and adults with disabilities mount his back to learn to ride at Riding To The Top Therapeutic Riding Center not far from campus. His trustworthy personality has earned him a long-term [...]

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