Tuesday, April 30, 2013
“I was quiet as a freshman. I felt out of place and I just figured because I didn’t blend in well, who would miss me if I left?” This was how Melanie Mitchell felt during her freshman year at SJU.
Besides being part of a small minority group enrolled in the day school, Mitchell also faced hard times at home. Her parents’ divorce led to the foreclosure of their home, a $30k hold on her SJU student account, and an uncertain future for her and her three younger siblings.
Friday, April 26, 2013Saint Joseph's University's Academy of Food Marketing received its largest donation to date on Tuesday, April 23, from Wakefern Food Corp., headquartered in Keasbey, N.J. The $1 million donation will fund scholarships at the University and support programming for the 540 students enrolled in the University's food marketing program.
Friday, April 26, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (April 26, 2013) - The Genuardi Family Foundation has awarded two Saint Joseph’s University students academic scholarships. The awards, in honor of the Genuardi brothers, were given to sophomores in the food marketing program and will go toward the students’ remaining tuition at SJU.
Monday, April 22, 2013
Joseph A. DiAngelo Jr., Ed.D. '70, dean of Saint Joseph's University's Haub School of Business, was recently recognized by two highly regarded organizations for his outstanding commitment to business education.
Chair, AACSB Board of Directors
Monday, April 22, 2013
The close of the spring semester will bring with it the departure of three of SJU's top administrators. Each has accomplished great things on campus.
Paul DeVito, Ph.D., Vice Provost for Academic Affairs
Vice Provost for Academic Affairs Paul DeVito, Ph.D., is leaving the University after 33 years of distinguished service. DeVito will become Provost at Saint Xavier University in Chicago beginning June 1.
Friday, April 12, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (April 12, 2013) — The Saint Joseph’s University Chapter of Sigma Xi, the scientific research society, will host the 24th annual student research symposium on Friday, April 19.
Thursday, April 11, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (April 11, 2013) — The Saint Andrew’s Society of Philadelphia has awarded Emily Miller, a Saint Joseph’s sophomore from Havertown, Pa., the Cmdr. George C. McFarland Scholarship, granting her $20,000 to study at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland. This award marks the fourth consecutive year an SJU student has received a scholarship from the Saint Andrew’s Society.
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (April 10, 2013) – How can sports marketers and franchises create an experience that will truly engage fans, drive fan attendance and loyalty, and enhance opportunities for sponsors to connect with fans and build their brands?
Monday, April 8, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (April 8, 2013) – Saint Joseph's University's Pedro Arrupe Center for Business Ethics will present its inaugural KPMG Intercollegiate Business Ethics Case Competition beginning with a dinner and keynote address on Thursday, April 11, at 7 p.m., and concluding on Friday, April 12, at 3:30 p.m. in Mandeville Hall.
Friday, April 5, 2013
PHILADELPHIA (April 5, 2013) – Four senior artists will display their work in the 14th annual senior art thesis exhibition at Saint Joseph’s University Gallery, April 12-May 31. The art will be shown on the second floor of Merion Hall on the James J. Maguire ’58 Campus. An opening reception will be held Friday, April 12th 5-9 p.m.