• Dinosaurs Prowl SJU for 39th Annual Hand-in-Hand Carnival

    Friday, April 17, 2015

    Hand-in-Hand, a Saint Joseph’s student volunteer organization that increases interaction with and creates unity among the SJU community and its “buddies” with special needs, is set to host the 39th annual carnival, “Dino Land.”
  • SJU, FOX 29 to Host Democratic Mayoral Debate

    Monday, April 13, 2015

    PHILADELPHIA (April 13, 2015) — Saint Joseph's University will host a debate for the Democratic Primary of the Philadelphia mayoral race on Thursday, April 23. The debate will be moderated by Lucy Noland and hosted by Iain Page, both from FOX 29, and will feature at least one round of questions asked by SJU students.

  • Weidensaul and Snowy Owl.

    Pulitzer Prize-Nominated Author to Speak at 26th Sigma Xi Symposium

    Monday, April 13, 2015

    On Friday, April 17, the Saint Joseph's University Sigma XI Chapter will host the 26th Annual Student Research Symposium. Open to undergraduate and graduate students as well as the general public, this event will engage attendees who research mathematics, computer science, engineering, and the natural and social sciences.
  • The Dark Side of the American Dream: “Death of a Salesman” at SJU

    Friday, April 10, 2015

    PHILADELPHIA (April 10, 2015) – The SJU Theature Company is set to perform the great American classic “Death of a Salesman” by playwright Arthur Miller, which opens on Thursday, April 16, at 8 p.m. in the Bluett Theatre.

  • SJU Graduate Student a Leader in Web Accessibility Awareness

    Friday, April 10, 2015

    When he began writing code for websites, Ather Sharif gave little thought to accessible design. Like many young developers, he never considered the value of creating a site that would work for every person who visited it, including those with physical or mental limitations.

  • Haub to Host Local Universities for Business Ethics Competition

    Monday, April 6, 2015

    The Pedro Arrupe Center for Business Ethics, in partnership with KPMG and Essent, will host its annual Intercollegiate Business Ethics Case Competition on Saturday, April 12, in Mandeville Hall. Student teams comprised of sophomores and juniors from the University of Delaware, Drexel University, West Chester University, La Salle University, Temple University, Villanova University, and Saint Joseph’s University are set to compete.
  • Inaugural Mental Health Awareness Week Planned at SJU

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015

    Few college students have the courage to seek help while experiencing any level of distress, perhaps because of the stigma about mental health on college campuses. The Saint Joseph’s University chapter of Active Minds seeks to change the conversation about mental health, organizing the first Mental Health Awareness Week beginning Tuesday, April 7 and running through Friday, April 10.

  • The Politics of Conflicting Dinner Parties

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015 Gallery

    PHILADELPHIA (March 27, 2015) — Eight senior artists will exhibit their work in the 15th annual senior art thesis exhibition at the Saint Joseph’s University Gallery, on display from Friday, April 10 to Saturday, May 16. An opening reception will be held on Friday, April 10 from 5 to 9 p.m., in the gallery.

  • HDC, PLS Partner with Community College of Philadelphia

    Wednesday, April 1, 2015

    Saint Joseph’s University and the Community College of Philadelphia recently signed an agreement to support a dual admissions partnership that will provide a smooth transition for students at the two-year school interested in pursuing a four-year program degree at the University. The agreement includes SJU’s College of Professional and Liberal Studies (PLS) as well as the Haub School of Business Degree Completion Program (HDC), both of which tailor educational programs to non-traditional and adult students.
  • Meghan Juday, Director of the Initiative for Family Business and Entrepreneurship

    Meghan Juday Named Director of Family Business and Entrepreneurship Initiative

    Tuesday, March 31, 2015

    Meghan Juday has been named director of Saint Joseph’s University’s Initiative for Family Business and Entrepreneurship. A fourth generation member of a 99-year-old family-owned business, Juday serves as the family council chair and corporate director for IDEAL INDUSTRIES in Sycamore, Ill., and is the founder of Family Business Strategy Group (FBSG), an independent consulting firm.