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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: , , , , |

Saint Joseph’s College Will Award Honorary Doctorate to Sister Karen Schneider RSM, MD, MPH

Sister Karen Schneider RSM, MD, MPH will receive an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters during the Saint Joseph’s College Commencement exercises on Saturday, May 11, 2019.

Divine Intervention: Two Sisters of Mercy, two stained glass windows, and a decision that changed everything

by Patricia Erikson The real estate agent took the Sisters to see the small stone chapel. The rest is history. For the Aztecs, it was the prophecy of an eagle, perched on a prickly pear cactus and devouring a snake. For Brigham Young and the Latter Day Saints, it was a [...]

2019-03-08T13:20:58-04:00March 8th, 2019|Categories: Brightspace, Fall 2018, Highlights, Magazine|Tags: , |

Saint Joseph’s College of Maine Offers Catholic Apostolate Center Courses

Saint Joseph’s College of Maine has partnered with the Catholic Apostolate Center to offer continuing education units for those individuals who work in or support ministry. These asynchronous, non-credit courses facilitate online learning through video, discussion boards, and learning assessments.

2019-02-12T15:24:15-04:00February 6th, 2019|Categories: Press Room|Tags: , , |

Wabanaki Drum Group Members Perform, Reminisce with Sisters, and Visit Freight Farm

The Center for Faith and Spirituality and the Center for Sustainable Communities were pleased to welcome The Burnurwurbskek Singers — the Keepers of the Penobscot Drum — to campus in October to share their traditional music and experiences of life on reservations today with students, faculty, and staff, as well as members of the public. Several Sisters of Mercy attended the event, which led to much fond reminiscing about shared family history and the Sisters' time spent serving in several Wabanaki communities across the state.

2019-01-23T09:29:45-04:00November 8th, 2018|Categories: Highlights|Tags: , , |

Delta Epsilon Sigma: Honoring Student Achievement

On Friday, September 28th, members of the College community gathered in the Viola George Auditorium in Alfond Hall on Saint Joseph’s Standish campus for the annual induction ceremony of the Beta Omicron Chapter of Delta Epsilon Sigma National Scholastic Honor Society.

2018-10-23T10:12:51-04:00October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Highlights|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: , |

Saint Joseph’s College Hosts 911 Commemorative Event Featuring Donato Tramuto

by SJC Press Room STANDISH, MAINE - On September 11, 2018, Saint Joseph’s College of Maine hosted a breakfast event in the Stone Barn at Sebago Lake that commemorated the anniversary of the September 11, 2001 tragedy and featured remarks by Donato J. Tramuto, CEO of Tivity Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: TVTY), based in Franklin, [...]

2018-09-14T11:57:39-04:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Press Room|Tags: , |