Regis Renews Landmark Status


U.S. Senator Charles Schumer addresses the crowd gathered for Regis’s rededication.

On Monday September, 15, 2014, Fr. Philip G. Judge, SJ, president of Regis High School, welcomed a large crowd to witness the rededication of Regis as a New York City landmark. Among the crowd were students, faculty members, local media outlets and politicians including U.S. Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY) and U.S. Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY).

“Regis is a school that teaches values,” said Senator Schumer while addressing the audience. “Values that instill a sense of duty to enrich the lives of others. And that is the inestimable value of a Jesuit education. It’s a holistic education. An education that nurtures the man as well as the mind. And that’s the spirit of the Jesuit order.”

Click here to read more and view videos of the entire ceremony.

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