"I am Joseph—your brother."
With those words,
Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., the
new Interim President of St. John's University, introduced
himself to more than 600 members
of the University community during a special Mass of
welcome on August 1. He served as principal
celebrant and homilist.
Very Rev. Michael J. Carroll, C.M., Vice Chair of the St.
John's University Board of Trustees and Provincial Superior,
Eastern Province of the Congregation of the Mission, and
Rev. Patrick Griffin, C.M., Director General of the Daughters
of Charity—both former St. John’s administrators—joined
Fr. Levesque in concelebrating the Mass along with 16 other
priests. Also on hand to welcome the new interim
president were Chair of the Board of Trustees Peter
D'Angelo '78MBA, '06HON and his wife Margaret '70Ed.
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