St. John’s University

5 Towns College on June 30, 2013 in Dix Hills, New York.  (Photo by Matthew Peyton/Getty Images for Stellar Productions)

3 NYS Colleges Agree To Drop Crime Arrest Question From Applications

The colleges will still ask applicants if they’ve been convicted of a felony — a question that appears on the common application used by over 500 colleges and universities.


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Report: Suspect Charged With Groping Woman Near St. John’s

A man has been arrested and charged with groping a 20-year-old woman near a St. John’s University dorm in Queens, according to a published report.


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Questions Remain As St. John’s University President Father Donald Harrington Announces Retirement

In a statement announcing his retirement Harrington touted the University’s achievements over the past 24 years, but only alluded to the difficulty of the past year.


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U.S. News And World Report: Fordham Has Most Expensive Room And Board

The magazine released its list of the top 10 priciest schools for room and board for the 2012-2013 school year on Tuesday.


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NYC Seeks Volunteers For Homeless Count

Would you like to give back to New York City? You’ll have a chance next week.


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Finally, ‘We Are St. John’s!’ Has Come Back … To The Big Apple

St. John’s had a grand total of five NCAA tournament appearances from 1993 through last season. But, thanks to a new commitment to just about everything, that’s all about to change.


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NYPD Searches For Queens Mugging Spree Suspects

Officers are stepping up patrols in their search for a group of robbers targeting people at bus stops in Fresh Meadows.


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Feds: Dean Treated Students Like Slaves

New federal charges allege that the former dean of the Institute of Asian Studies at St. Johns University threatened her scholarship students with revoking their funds if they didn’t do menial tasks.


St. John’s U. Fundraiser Accused Of $1M Embezzlement

NEW YORK (AP) – Prosecutors have charged a longtime St. John’s University fundraiser with stealing more than $1 million. The money allegedly went to pay for casino trips, meals at restaurants, shopping at Victoria’s Secret […]