October 2013

He flies the president...of the United States: 32-year-old Saint John's University graduate flies President Barack Obama from the White House with Marine Helicopter Squadron One.

$50,000 grant: The Peace First Prize is a national award recognizing leading youth peacemakers who are focused on creating peaceful schools and communities. The winners, who were announced Sunday, Oct. 6, in New York City, each receive a two-year, $50,000 fellowship to further their peacemaking work.

Broadway comes to Guild Hall: Guild Hall on the campus of Saint John's University is a long way from the bright lights of Broadway, where actors gracefully glide across the stage and make dancing look ever so easy.