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MLK symposium
Thursday, February 2, 2023
Together, With Voices Raised, We Shall Overcome

The 5th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Day Symposium brought students, faculty, staff and members of the community together to draw inspiration from the words, actions and life of MLK.

Frank Hunter with his fiancée, Alexa Doria
Thursday, February 2, 2023
Inside the Core English Graduate Student Works on Book

English graduate student, Frank Hunter, is working on a book project, consisting of a translation of Perpetua's Passio, accompanied by two companion texts, Acta Brevia, and five scholarly articles.

Photo of Alondra Duncan-Belford, a current dual degree graduate student and assistant.
Thursday, February 2, 2023
Graduate Student Promotes Professional Development

A current dual degree graduate student and assistant, Alondra Duncan-Belford guides fellow students through the School of Diplomacy’s internship programs and helps establish their career goals.

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Thursday, February 2, 2023
Insights from the Impact Talk on Digital Transformation

Valuable insights into how technology is transforming the way students learn, research, and engage with their professors and peers, as well as the role of higher education in preparing digital citizens equipped with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in a rapidly changing technological landscape.

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Wednesday, February 1, 2023
Strategic Plan Mini-Series to Reflect on Progress

The Seton Hall University community is once again invited to gather, reflect and receive updates on Harvest Our Treasures during a week-long mini-series from February 13 - 17. Registration now open.

A photo of someone looking at a horizon.
Tuesday, January 31, 2023
Peace Workshop Teaches Contemplation and Community

On February 7th, 2023, in the Bishop Dougherty University Center from 9:30a.m. – 4p.m., the Seton Hall community is invited to an interdisciplinary workshop on contemplative peacemaking.

2022 Harvard MOC workshop
Monday, January 30, 2023
Seton Hall Faculty Participate in Harvard Workshop

In 2021, on the approval by Harvard Business School of the Seton Hall University’s proposal for joining the MOC Affiliate Network, housed in the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness.

Picture of 9th Annual Bounce 'N Trounce
Thursday, January 26, 2023
Bounce 'N Trounce 2023

Take part in this Seton Hall tradition and showcase your Pirate Pride before the men's basketball game from February 7th-8th against the Creighton Bluejays!

Photo of Professor Thomas Rzeznik and Bill Kuncken at the That 70s Catholicism exhibit at the American Catholic Historical Society in Philadelphia.
Thursday, January 26, 2023
That 70s Catholicism

During a recent lecture, history professor Thomas Rzeznik looked back on one of the most critical decades in U.S. Catholicism, the 1970s, and the developments of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

Yelena Demikovsky
Thursday, January 26, 2023
Documentary Film "Black Russians: The Red Experiment"

Filmmaker Yelena Demikovsky will present her new, much talked about documentary film project "Black Russians: The Red Experiment." The film screening will be followed by Q&A with the film's creator.

Praxis 2017
Thursday, January 26, 2023
The Praxis Program – Tenth Anniversary

In celebration of its 10th anniversary, the Praxis Program of Seton Hall University announces the publication of an article in the most recent issue of the Journal of Catholic Higher Education.

People at a table
Tuesday, January 24, 2023
Hot Chocolate, Sweet Deal on Graduate Programs

Gathered outside the beautiful new Global Commons, Seton Hall undergraduates gathered to learn about the Pirate Priority discount on dual-degree and graduate programs.

Image of multi-cultural hands joining together.
Monday, January 23, 2023
Become a Language Conversation Partner Through PALS

Student volunteers proficient in a language can support their peers’ speaking and listening skills through the new Global Learning Center’s Peer-Assisted Language Support (PALS) Program.

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Monday, January 23, 2023
Education Alumna Reminisces Time at Seton Hall

Julia Van Ness, B.S.E. ‘18, now an 8th grade special education inclusion teacher, recalls her time as an undergraduate student in the Elementary and Special Education program at Seton Hall University.

Steeple on the Seton Hall Campus
Friday, January 20, 2023
Faculty Honored Service-Learning Innovation

Three Seton Hall faculty members are being honored with the prestigious 2023 Uniservitate Award for their innovation in service learning through their work in the Catholic Social Thought (CST)

A picture of the building Mooney Hall.
Thursday, January 19, 2023
New staff joins CAPS

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Is Pleased To Announce The Addition of Three New Team Members In The Month of January

Yanzhong Huang travels and talks China/U.S. Relations
Thursday, January 19, 2023
Diplomacy Thought Leader Featured in World Press

Professor Yanzhong Huang, Center for Global Health Studies director and leading expert in global health governance, cautions on China’s lifting of Covid-19 restrictions as Lunar New Year approaches.

Gregory Floyd
Thursday, January 19, 2023
ICR's CORECast to Release Second Episode

The Institute for Communication and Religion’s CORECast will release a second episode, featuring new perspectives on Plato’s Allegory of the Cave.

Pirate Battalion Cadets train at Fort Drum over Winter Break
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Seton Hall Cadets Train at Fort Drum

The Pirate Battalion sent two cadets to Fort Drum over winter break to train with Active Duty Officers in the 10th Mountain Division.

Cybersecurity professional using computer.
Friday, January 13, 2023
Panel Discussion on AI, Text Modeling, and ChatGPT

The Center for Faculty Development will sponsor a panel discussion involving numerous Seton Hall faculty members about the academic challenges presented by AI, text modeling, and ChatGPT.

A photo of religious artwork.
Wednesday, January 11, 2023
Caravaggio: A Radical Approach to the Truth

The Department of Catholic Studies in collaboration with the G. K. Chesterton Institute for Faith & Culture proudly present “Caravaggio: A Radical Approach to the Truth,” a lecture by David López.

A speaker presenting at a conference.
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Closing the Digital Gap in Higher Education

Next in the Impact Talks series, hear from a panel as they discuss the critical importance of digital transformation in higher education, and the challenges and opportunities that lie ahead.

A student taking notes on an exhibit in the Walsh Gallery,
Tuesday, January 10, 2023
Bringing History to Life

Students experienced history first-hand through object-based learning (OBL), an approach that adds value to classroom studies with objects from SHU's Archives and Special Collections.

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Friday, January 6, 2023
Seton Hall Welcomes World Leaders

The President of the UN General Assembly and the Apostolic Nuncio to the United States will address the Seton Hall community this semester as part of the School of Diplomacy's World Leaders Forum.

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Thursday, January 5, 2023
Seton Hall Awarded ECOSOC Consultative Status

The School of Diplomacy on behalf of Seton Hall University, received consultative status from the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), giving students and faculty greater access.

Entrance of Immaculate Conception Chapel
Tuesday, January 3, 2023
Faculty Retreat Series 2022-2023

Dr. Mary Ellen Roberts reflects on Charity and Practical Solutions: The Role of Mission and Ministry in a Global Society, in the third of four retreats for faculty and administrators of all faiths.

Wednesday, December 21, 2022
Housing Fall 2022 Recap

The Department of Housing and Residence Life would like to extend gratitude and congratulations for a great semester to everyone involved in our residential community.

Tuesday, December 20, 2022
Housing Spring Opening

The Department of Housing and Residence Life is looking forward to welcoming you back to your Home at the Hall.

Friday, December 16, 2022
Chesterton Review New Issue

The G.K. Chesterton Institute for Faith and Culture announces the publication of a Special Conversion Issue of its widely recognized journal, The Chesterton Review, vol. 48, nos. 1 and 2.

Bryan Stevenson (photo credit Rog and Bee Walker for EJI)
Thursday, December 15, 2022
Seton Hall Represented at EJI Workshop

Seton Hall visited Bryan Stevenson's Equal Justice Initiative in recognition of the University's commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.

WSOU student broadcasters at the 2022 National Student Media Electronic Convention held by the College Broadcasters, Inc.
Thursday, December 15, 2022
WSOU Receives 12 IBS Award Nominations

WSOU 89.5 FM has been nominated for 12 awards by the Intercollegiate Broadcasting System, following various award wins in October and past recognition.

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Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Diplomacy Alumni Spotlight: Susana Grau Batlle

Her work has been featured in countless fashion and jewelry magazines in France, Monaco, Italy, Switzerland, and the UK. For students at Seton Hall, opportunities are endless.

SHUNA with awards at Colombia University Conference
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Diplomacy Students Take On Leadership Positions

Out of the 28 voting members, eight of them are Diplomacy students, making up 28.5% of the SGA Senate, despite Diplomacy students comprising less than five percent of the undergraduate student body.

Allan F. Wright
Wednesday, December 14, 2022
Catholic Studies Professor Publishes Youth Bible

An extension of his passion for educating young people in the Catholic Faith, this publication is a way for Professor Wright to make the Good News accessible to Generation Z Catholics.

Center for Sports Media panel
Thursday, December 8, 2022
Sports Media Panel on Brittney Griner

Seton Hall University’s Center for Sports Media hosted a panel discussion on Brittney Griner’s imprisonment in Russia a day before a deal to release the WNBA star in a prisoner swap was announced.

Jamila Davis
Thursday, December 8, 2022
CCRE Practitioner in Residence Featured on PBS

Jamila T. Davis, the Practitioner in Residence for Seton Hall’s Center for Community Research and Engagement, was featured on State of Affairs for her work with Newark and East Orange.

Thursday, December 8, 2022
University Seminar on Mission Spring 2023

Every generation of Setonians needs to reflect upon the University’s history and mission and make it their own. Too seldom do we take the time to consider what is most important to us as a University

Seton Hall Students on Campus in the Fall
Thursday, December 8, 2022
Fundraising Hits Historic Levels

Fundraising among alumni and friends soared, making 2021-22 the largest fundraising year in University history.

Mary Kate Naatus, Ph.D.
Tuesday, December 6, 2022
Mary Kate Naatus to Join Seton Hall

On January 3, Seton Hall will welcome Mary Kate Naatus, Ph.D., to the position of Assistant Provost and Dean of Continuing and Professional Education.