Upcoming Centennial Events

Upcoming Centennial Events

February

Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017
7 p.m.
SJC Brooklyn, Tuohy Hall Student Lounge

The S. Joan De Lourdes Leonard, S. Joseph Damien Hanlon, and S. Teresa Avila Burke Centennial Lecture in History

“Insurgent Politics and the American Two-Party System”

Presented by Quincy Lehr, • Ph.D. Associate Professor – Department of History

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March

Thursday, Mar. 30, 2017
7 p.m.
SJC Brooklyn, Tuohy Hall Student Lounge

The S. Rosamond O’Keefe Centennial Lecture in Psychology

“Zen Mind, Therapist’s Mind: Integration of Zen and Psychotherapy”

Presented by Peter Lin, • Ph.D., Associate Professor – Department of Psychology

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April

Thursday, Apr. 20, 2017
7 p.m.
SJC Brooklyn, Tuohy Hall Student Lounge

The Dr. Margaret Jennings and Professor Louise Rose Centennial Lecture in English

“The Disability Narrative in American Literature: A Centennial Perspective”

Presented by Judy Phagan, • Ph.D., Associate Professor and Chair — Department of English

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Tuesday, Apr. 25, 2017
1 p.m.
SJC Brooklyn, Tuohy Hall Auditorium

Presidential Lecture

“The Camera Doesn’t Lie: Social Change through Documentary Filmmaking”

Presented by documentary film maker Rory Kennedy.

Rory Kennedy is one of America’s most prolific documentary filmmakers. An Academy Award nominated, Primetime Emmy-award winning Director/Producer, Kennedy has an impressive body of work which deals with some of the world’s most pressing issues – poverty, political corruption, domestic abuse, drug addiction, human rights and mental illness. Kennedy has made more than 30 highly acclaimed documentaries.

Wednesday, Apr. 26, 2017
1 p.m.
SJC Long Island, The Muriel and Virginia Pless Center for Performing Arts

Presidential Lecture

“The Camera Doesn’t Lie: Social Change through Documentary Filmmaking”

Presented by documentary film maker Rory Kennedy.

Rory Kennedy is one of America’s most prolific documentary filmmakers. An Academy Award nominated, Primetime Emmy-award winning Director/Producer, Kennedy has an impressive body of work which deals with some of the world’s most pressing issues – poverty, political corruption, domestic abuse, drug addiction, human rights and mental illness. Kennedy has made more than 30 highly acclaimed documentaries.

Sunday, Apr. 30, 2017
11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
SJC Brooklyn —Dillon Mall/Bloodgood Garden

Centennial Closing Celebration — SJC Brooklyn

Join us for a Mass on the Grass and Garden Reception to celebrate the close of the centennial on the Brooklyn campus.

  • 11 a.m.- Mass on the Grass
  • Noon – Garden Reception – including refreshments, live music and family-friendly activities.
  • 1 p.m. – Senior sendoff, Class of 1967 salute to the Class of 2017.
  • 2 p.m.- Centennial Time Capsule presentation
    Followed by a private walking campus tour for the Class of 1967.

Pre-registration is required to attend.

For more information, contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at 631.687.2653.

May

Saturday, May 6, 2017
6 – 8:30 p.m.
SJC Long Island, Quad

Centennial Closing Celebration — SJC Long Island

Join us as we celebrate the close of the centennial on the Long Island campus.Centennial time capsule presentation followed by live music, BBQ and family friendly activities. Featuring a centennial fireworks display.

Pre-registration is required to attend.

For more information, contact Jessica Meotti at 631.687.2655.

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