News Archive - February 2013

  • Thursday, February 28, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (February 28, 2013) – Under heavy pressure from government regulators and insurance companies, more health care providers across the country are brushing up on their business skills.

    A new partnership between the Haub School of Business and Lancaster General Health (LGH) will soon offer local physicians, nurses and key administrators an MBA degree to compliment their medical expertise and help health care professionals better adapt to industry changes.

  • Wednesday, February 27, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (Feb. 27, 2013) – Excess storm water runoff causes significant damage to streams and waterways in many communities. Created through melted snow and excess rainwater, it leads to stream bank erosion, sewer overflow and downstream flooding. Historic landmarks and sites near rivers and streams may be particularly vulnerable to its hazards.

  • Friday, February 22, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (February 22, 2013) – A team of Saint Joseph’s University students won first place in the annual Food Industry University Coalition Student Case Competition. The National Grocers Association (NGA) presented the award to the SJU team at the 2013 NGA Show in Las Vegas, Nev.

  • Monday, February 18, 2013

    In collaboration with the Office of Institutional Diversity, SJU Women of Color Planning Committee and the women of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Omega Omega Chapter, Saint Joseph’s will host their second Women of Color Conference. The event will take place on Saturday, March 9, beginning at 8 a.m. in the University’s Campion Student Center.

  • Monday, February 18, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (Feb. 18, 2013) – The Saint Joseph’s University Diversity Lecture Series will feature acclaimed actor and positive role model Hill Harper for a lecture and book signing on Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Cardinal John P. Foley Campus Center.

  • Monday, February 18, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (Feb. 18, 2013) — Teenage bullying has become increasingly prevalent among students with the accessibility of the Internet and social media. Parents and educators are faced with the challenge of controlling this issue every day in schools across America.

  • Thursday, February 14, 2013

    Speculation regarding the profile of the next leader of the Catholic Church is mounting in the days since Pope Benedict XVI’s surprising resignation. William Madges, Ph.D., dean of the College of Arts and Sciences and professor of theology, warns that speculation is just that until the conclave actually meets, but notes some obvious considerations.
  • Thursday, February 14, 2013

    Employers representing an array of industries and organizations will be on the Saint Joseph’s University campus for the Spring Career Fair on Thursday, Feb. 21. The event, hosted by the University’s Career Development Center (CDC), will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., in SJU’s Athletics Center.
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2013

    Award-winning photographer and Creighton University professor Don Doll, S.J., will exhibit his photographs in Saint Joseph’s University’s Merion Gallery from Feb. 25 to April 2.
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (February 13, 2013) – Today’s dynamic, fast-paced, competitive and increasingly global business world demands high-quality, competitive pricing, fast turnaround and on-time delivery. An efficient supply chain allows a company to fine-tune its entire operation and restructure it to focus on its core competencies, ensuring sustained competitive advantage.

  • Monday, February 11, 2013

    Pope Benedict XVI made a surprise announcement on Monday, Feb. 11, that he would resign the Holy See on Feb. 28. A new pope will be named after Easter. Saint Joseph’s University experts are available to comment on this historic development.
  • Monday, February 11, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (February 7, 2013) — The Philadelphia Chapter of the American Marketing Association (PAMA) has partnered with Saint Joseph's University's Haub School of Business (HSB) to offer a Marketing Excellence Certificate Program for area professionals.

  • Monday, February 11, 2013

    As tax season begins, Saint Joseph’s University’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program (VITA) celebrates its 20th year filing free returns for the local community.
  • Friday, February 8, 2013

    The SJU Theatre Company will present Arthur Miller's adaptation of Henrik Ibsen's An Enemy of the People, opening Thursday, Feb. 14, and running through Sunday, Feb. 24.
  • Friday, February 8, 2013

    PHILADELPHIA (February 8, 2013) — Saint Joseph’s University and Albright College have finalized an agreement that offers Albright College graduates streamlined admission to select Saint Joseph’s master’s programs.

  • Friday, February 1, 2013

    Saint Joseph’s University and the Honors Program will be hosting the 8th annual conference of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities (AJCU) Honors Programs, Feb. 15 through 17.  Directors and students from Jesuit institutions across the country will meet in the Haub Executive Center of McShain Hall to discuss a wide range of topics, centered around the theme “Scholarship and the Magis.”

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