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A photo of Jasmine DeLeon.
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Diplomacy undergraduates selected for NSF REU program

Undergraduates Jasmine DeLeon and Michael Manners were selected to participate in a data-intensive Social Sciences residential research experience at Syracuse University’s iSchool this summer.

Photo of Pravrajika Divyanandaprana, or Mataji, an internationally recognized expert on Ramakrishna-Vivekananda literature and Yoga-Vedanta texts focusing on the Brahma Sutras.
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Seton Hall To Host Bhagavad Gita Expert Mataji

The Institute for Communication and Religion is excited to announce “Bhagavad Gita – The Essence of Upanishads,” a talk featuring Mataji, a monastic member of Sri Sarada Math visiting from India.

Photo of a gavel and scales.
Thursday, March 9, 2023
Seton Hall Law Ranks 31st in Nation for Bar Passage

Seton Hall University School of Law ranked 31st in the nation for first-time bar passage rate, exceeding the state average by more than 14 points, and other law schools in New Jersey by nearly 17.

Timothy Hoffman and Amalia McEvoy
Sunday, March 5, 2023
CCRE Hosts 2 Panels at Engage NJ Conference

The Center for Community Research and Engagement (CCRE) hosted two panels at Engage NJ's 4th THRIVE Student Conference focusing on CCRE's service-learning programs and PolicyLab's Green Power blog.

Photo of Italian Fulbright Scholar Claudio Staiti (left), with La Motta Endowed Chair William Connell and Seton Hall Provost Katia Passerini.
Thursday, March 2, 2023
Fulbright Scholar from Italy Comes to Seton Hall

Historian Claudio Staiti has arrived at Seton Hall from Italy as a winner in the prestigious Fulbright Scholarship competition that brings foreign researchers to the United States.

Archbishop Christophe Pierre speaks on stage as part of the World Leaders Forum series.
Thursday, February 23, 2023
World Leaders Forum Hosts Apostolic Nuncio

On February 1, The School of Diplomacy welcomed Archbishop Christophe Pierre, the Vatican's representative to the United States, as its latest World Leaders Forum speaker.

Students pictured with Ambassador Csaba Kőrösi at the World Leaders Forum on January 26.
Wednesday, February 15, 2023
President of the U.N. General Assembly Visits Seton Hall

The School of Diplomacy and International Relations recently hosted Ambassador Csaba Kőrösi, the President of the 77th United Nations General Assembly, as part of its World Leaders Forum speakers series.

A photo of a landscape in Ireland.
Tuesday, February 14, 2023
PIPE Presents a Trinity of Irish Events

Pirates of Irish Persuasion and Extraction (PIPE), Seton Hall’s student organization celebrating Irish culture, is planning a full roster of events for the Spring semester.

Second-year students in the secondary education program.
Monday, February 13, 2023
Holocaust Remembrance Event

The Center for the Study of Genocide and Human Rights at Rutgers University (a UNESCO Chair), and the Educational Studies Department at Seton Hall hosted a Holocaust Remembrance event.

Angelo Pinto, Esq., teaches a class at Seton Hall.
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Yale Activist Teaching Race and Public Admin at SHU

Angelo Pinto, Esq., Activist in Residence for the Yale School of Public Health and a founding member of Until Freedom, is teaching “Race and Public Administration” at Seton Hall.

Chimdi Chukwukere
Monday, February 6, 2023
Graduate Student Makes International Strides

Chimdi and the National Security Fellowship team briefed the U.S. State Department and presented their work "Enhancing the U.S. Strategic Relationship with Pakistan."

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.

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.