Dedication of the W.J. Hughes Center

William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy Opening Dedication
(May 19, 2008)
This was the kick-off event for the official opening of the Center, which raised $1 million in endowments. Guest speakers included Ambassador William J. Hughes, New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson, and New Jersey Gov. John Corzine.


N.J. Gov. John Corzine emphasized the importance of a public policy center in South Jersey. N.M. Gov. Bill Richardson extolled the virtues of the Center's namesake, William J. Hughes. 
College President Herman Saatkamp (center) with dias guests (from left to right) N.M. Gov. Bill Richardson, Center Director Sharon Schulman, N.J. Gov. John Corzine, and Ambassador William J. Hughes.  Ambassador William J. Hughes and N.M. Gov. Bill Richardson