SJU Magazine, Winter 2013
In This Issue
The writing is on the wall...and on websites, the blogosphere and Kindles; in grant proposals, newspapers and lesson plans; and in corporate communications, manuscripts and magazines like this one.
You see it on the SJU banners that line City Avenue, the University’s Facebook page, Twitter feeds, recruitment materials and sju.edu. It’s on T-shirts, car magnets and billboards.
Saint Joseph’s University officially inaugurated C. Kevin Gillespie, S.J. ’72, as its 27th president on October 12, 2012. More than 60 presidents and delegates from other colleges and universities, along with alumni, faculty, staff, students, and Fr. Gillespie’s friends and family, witnessed the inaugural ceremony in the Michael J. Hagan ’85 Arena.
Six stories of glass and stone rising majestically over the intersection of City Avenue and Cardinal Avenue, the 120,000 sq. ft. Villiger Residence Hall welcomed its first residents this past fall.