News

  • SJU Undergraduate Applications Rise for Class of 2020

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    Applications for the Class of 2020 prove that demand for a Saint Joseph’s education is mounting. As of the February 1 deadline, 8,613 high school seniors applied to SJU, an increase of more than five percent over last year. This year’s pool of students is also the largest since 2007.
  • A Closer and Longer Look at Photography

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (February 9, 2016)—To honor the 40 years of commitment and creative passion of professor emeritus and former art department chair, Dennis Weeks, M.F.A., Saint Joseph’s University Gallery will showcase Weeks’ portfolio of black and white, color and digital photography. The exhibit, “Closer and Longer,” will be displayed in Merion Hall from February 12 until March 23.

  • Mark Casale '86

    SJU Honors Mark Casale ’86, CEO of Essent, with Hall of Fame Award

    Friday, February 5, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (February 5, 2016) – Saint Joseph’s University’ will honor Mark A. Casale ’86, chairman, CEO and president, Essent Group Ltd., with the annual Haub School of Business (HSB) Hall of Fame Award during a dinner in his honor on Wednesday, April 13, at the Union League in Philadelphia.

  • Super Bowl 50 and Five Decades of Sports and Sponsorship

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016

    Super Bowl 50 marks not only the golden anniversary of the most-watched televised sporting event, but offers an opportunity to reflect on the past five decades of sports and marketing in America.
  • Awaiting the Ads: Super Bowl 50

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    This Sunday, the "Big Game" will celebrate its 50th anniversary. Whether you’re an avid football fan, or just a fan of gorging yourself on various chips and dips, it’s likely you’ll be tuning in not only for the big game, but for the ads as well. David Allan, Ph.D., professor of marketing at SJU, weighs in on the advertising strategies of brands and the use of music in Super Bowl commercials.
  • Xavier Savarimuthu, S.J., Named MacLean Chair

    Monday, February 1, 2016

    The College of Arts and Sciences has appointed Father Xavier Savarimuthu, S.J., as the Donald I. MacLean Chair for the spring 2016 semester. An environmental scientist, he has been published in international journals and has presented lectures on water and public health worldwide from the Philippines to Stockholm

  • SJU Students Spring into the Job Search at Career Fair

    Monday, February 1, 2016

    More than 165 employers and some 900 job-seeking students will meet on Thursday, Feb. 18, at Saint Joseph's University’s spring College of Arts & Sciences and Haub School of Business Career Fair.
  • Pedro A. Rivera, Pa. Secretray of Education

    Catholic Education Leaders Honored at SJU

    Wednesday, January 27, 2016

    In celebration of Catholic Schools Week, the Hon. Pedro Rivera, Pa. Sec. of Education, will speak at the annual Catholic Educator Awards and Lecture, held in Wolfington Telitorium on January 28.
  • Marketing Students Earn Recognition in National AMA Competitions

    Monday, January 25, 2016

    Students from Saint Joseph's University's student chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) earned top spots in AMA's Collegiate Case and Outbound Sales Competitions. The students will be recognized at the AMA International Collegiate Conference in March.
  • Former Phillies Executives Talk Baseball History at SJU

    Wednesday, January 20, 2016

    Baseball industry legends Bill Giles and David Montgomery offered a presentation and interactive session to faculty and students titled “45 Years of Baseball History.” For over four decades, these men have been synonymous with the great traditions and legacy of the Philadelphia Phillies.