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Sustainability advances at Saint Joseph’s with First Bee Campus Certification in Maine

Saint Joseph’s College of Maine has become the 73rd educational institution in the nation, and the first in Maine, to be certified as one of the affiliates of the Bee Campus USA program that has improved their campus landscape for pollinators.

2019-07-18T10:19:39-04:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Press Room, Brightspace, Highlights|Tags: , , , |

Accelerate Your Degree With Summer Session

Saint Joseph’s College offers a variety of summer programs including accelerated hybrid (online/onsite) courses through which online students can experience our beautiful lakeside campus in Southern Maine! These offerings range from non-credit to undergraduate and graduate level. Looking to earn credits over the summer? Reserve your spot by April 30.

2019-03-29T15:55:13-04:00March 29th, 2019|Categories: Brightspace, Highlights|Tags: , , , , |

Moon Landing, Flower Power, and Women’s Rights

Margaret Morrissette LeTourneau ’70 attended Saint Joseph's during a time of change. By the late ’60s activism related to women’s rights, the Vietnam War, and racial desegregation swept across the nation. In Standish, the Great Debate came: should the College go co-ed?

2018-12-03T15:59:13-04:00November 26th, 2018|Categories: Fall 2018, Magazine|Tags: , |

Following in the Footsteps of Catherine McAuley

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.

2018-10-25T11:15:41-04:00September 21st, 2018|Categories: Brightspace, Highlights|Tags: , |

Janice M. Rey, Ed.D. Lauded Statewide with Donald Harward Faculty Award for Service-Learning Excellence

Year after year, teachers empower their students to learn, to grow, and to reach for success. When that teacher is Janice M. Rey, Ed.D., who, for the past 13 years has taught Saint Joseph’s College’s education students how to become elementary school teachers, the impact one teacher can make becomes enormous. Dr. Rey teaches the teachers. [...]

2018-09-11T11:16:29-04:00May 9th, 2017|Categories: Highlights|Tags: , |

Habit of Giving

Autumn Zubricki ’18, a second-generation Saint Joseph’s College student, plans to be an elementary education teacher. She’s already in the habit of giving back to the College. By Ann Swardlick When you grow up in a Saint Joseph’s household, generosity comes naturally. Autumn Zubricki ’18 credits her parents Brendhan and Jo (Corrao) Zubricki, both class [...]

2018-09-11T11:22:37-04:00November 30th, 2016|Categories: Winter 2016-17|Tags: , , |

2016 Junior Education Blessing

On Thursday, September 13, education majors from the Class of 2018 gathered inside Saint Joseph’s grotto on the Standish campus for the Junior Blessing Ceremony. This annual event, a longstanding tradition at the College, marks the halfway point in an education major’s degree program and offers teachers and mentors the chance to wish the juniors [...]

2018-09-11T11:22:55-04:00September 13th, 2016|Categories: Highlights|Tags: , |

2015 Junior Blessing Ceremony

On Thursday, September 10, education majors from the Class of 2017 gathered inside Saint Joseph’s grotto on the Standish campus for the Junior Blessing Ceremony. This annual event, a longstanding tradition at the College, marks the halfway point in an education major’s degree program and offers teachers and mentors the chance to wish the juniors [...]

2018-09-11T11:31:39-04:00September 14th, 2015|Categories: Highlights|Tags: , |

Kathryn Bois ’13 Teaching for a Change

Elementary education alumna and Class of 2013 Valedictorian Kathryn Bois is continuing her values-centered education at Boston College’s Urban Catholic Teachers Corps, where she’s teaching seventh- and eighth-grade language arts at St. Mary of the Hills in Milton, Mass. Why is middle school a good place for you as a teacher? It’s certainly a challenging [...]

2018-09-11T11:42:10-04:00August 1st, 2013|Categories: Summer 2013|Tags: , , |

Leader of the Pack

A natural-born teacher, Phil Castle ’11 has taken his leadership skills from a battlefield in the Middle East back to the States as an electronic medical records training professional. Philip Castle, 41, is one of Saint Joseph’s longest-attending students. Between a bachelor’s degree in education, which he completed in 2011, and the master’s degree in [...]

2018-09-11T11:46:34-04:00May 1st, 2013|Categories: Spring 2013|Tags: , , |