SJC to Hold Earth Day Fair

Patchogue, N.Y. – April 16, 2014 – St. Joseph's College (SJC) will hold an Earth Day Fair on Tuesday, April 22 from 12 - 2 p.m. on its Long Island Campus in Patchogue, N.Y.

To create a more sustainable culture at SJC, 15 organizations will participate in the Earth Day Fair and offer information for attendees. Some of the organizations that will be in attendance include Evelyn Alexander Rescue and Wildlife Center, Friends of Fire Island, the Sierra Club and Transit Solutions.

"The SJC Earth Day Fair welcomes many ecofriendly vendors, products and information to enhance sustainability,” said S. Suzanne Franck, assistant academic dean of SJC’s Long Island Campus. “Our hope is to raise awareness among the SJC community and have people commit to sustainability because it is a way of life.”

For more information, contact S. Suzanne Franck at sfranck@sjcny.edu or 631.687.1496.

The Long Island Campus of SJC is located at 155 W. Roe Blvd. in Patchogue, and is accessible via the South Service Road of Sunrise Highway, just east of Exit 52 (Waverly Avenue).

About St. Joseph's College

St. Joseph's College has been dedicated to providing a diverse population of students in the New York metropolitan area with an affordable education rooted in the liberal arts tradition since 1916. Independent and coeducational, the College provides a strong academic and value-oriented education at the undergraduate and graduate levels, aiming to prepare each student for a life characterized by integrity, intellectual and spiritual values, social responsibility, and service. With campuses located in the Clinton Hill area of Brooklyn and in Patchogue, Long Island, the College offers degrees in more than 29 majors, special course offerings and certificates, affiliated and pre-professional programs.

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