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New Student Orientations

Fall 2020 Orientation

Monday, August 31: Virtual Orientation
Tuesday – Wednesday, September 1 and 2: On-Campus Small Group Sessions


Looking ahead with 2020 vision - new student orientation

Agenda for Zoom Webinar
Monday, August 31 at 12:30 p.m.

Welcome to SJC:

Donald R. Boomgaarden, Ph.D., President of St. Joseph’s

Orientation and Student Life Introduction:

Shantey Hill-Hanna, Vice President for Student Life and Campus Services

Keynote/Motivational Speaker:

Tom Krieglstein, Swift Kick

Student PSA Briefing:

The importance of PPE’s and social distancing at SJC.

Brooklyn Orientation Breakout Continuation:
Academic Life Introduction:

Phil Dehne, Ph.D., Executive Dean

Student Welcome:

Drishti Kalia, Student Orientation Chairperson, SGA Vice President

Student Life Panel:

Ellen Burti, Director of Career Preparation and Professional Development
Mike McGrann, Director of Security
S. Marie Mackey, Director of Campus Ministry
Joan Carrig, R.N., Health Services
Jaime Vacca, Executive Director of Student Involvement, Leadership and Intercultural Engagement

For questions, please contact Jaime Vacca at or call the Office of Student Involvement, Leadership and Intercultural Engagement at 718.940.5352

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