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  • Saint Joseph’s University Raises Awareness of Violence

    Thursday, April 3, 2014

    Saint Joseph’s will host two vigils this month aimed at increasing violence awareness. The Richard Johnson Center for Anti-Violence will host a candlelight vigil to honor the 247 homicide victims in Philadelphia over the last year, on Tuesday, April 8, at 7 p.m., in the Chapel of St. Joseph-Michael J. Smith, S.J. Memorial.
  • Hand-in-Hand Hosts 38th Annual Community Event

    Thursday, April 3, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (April 2, 2014) – Hand-in-Hand, a campus organization that raises awareness and acceptance for individuals with special needs, will host their 38th annual carnival, “Dive in with Hand-in-Hand!,” on Sat., April 12, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., on campus in the Hagan Arena. 

  • Haub to Host Intercollegiate Business Ethics Competition

    Wednesday, March 26, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (March 25, 2014) — The Pedro Arrupe Center for Business Ethics, in partnership with KPMG, will host an Intercollegiate Business Ethics Case Competition on Friday, April 4, in Mandeville Hall. Student participants from Drexel University, West Chester University, La Salle University, Temple University, and Villanova University will compete with one another for the first place title.

  • Tiananmen at 25: Symposium Features Leading Experts on China Protests

    Wednesday, March 26, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (March 26, 2014) — Twenty-five years ago in May, close to one million Chinese citizens, mostly students, began gathering in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square to call for the democratic changes that they hoped would address human rights concerns in China. The peaceful protests lasted until June 4, 1989, when authorities began the brutal crackdown and suppression that led to the clearing of the square.

  • SJU Marks Autism Awareness Month

    Monday, March 24, 2014

    Saint Joseph’s University’s Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support will host a series of events, April 7-11, to mark national autism awareness month and celebrate the Kinney Center’s impact in the community.
  • SJU Announces 2014 Commencement Speakers

    Friday, March 21, 2014

    Saint Joseph’s University will grant honorary degrees to Frannie and James J. Maguire ’58 and David Hollenbach, S.J. ’64, Ph.D., at the 2014 Commencement ceremonies, which are set for Saturday, May 17.
  • Empowering Women: SJU’s SheUnited Hosts Lecture on Education

    Wednesday, March 19, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (March 19, 2014) – SheUnited, a program focused on celebrating SJU women and fostering networking through social, professional, service and spiritual events, will host “An Evening with Linda Cliatt-Wayman,’92, M.S.,” the principal of Philadelphia’s Strawberry Mansion High School. The event will be held on Thurs., March 27, at 7 p.m., in the Wolfington Teletorium in Mandeville Hall, with a reception to follow.

  • Family Business — The Fight to Stay Ahead of Global Competition

    Tuesday, March 18, 2014

    PHILADELPHIA (March 17, 2014) — With the rise of lower-priced foreign imports and online competition, how can a local family business position itself as a strong player in the global marketplace?

  • Hoops Hysteria: Men’s, Women’s Basketball Earn NCAA Tourney Bids

    Tuesday, March 18, 2014

    For just the third time in school history, March brings a double dose of Hawk happiness to campus, as both the men’s and women’s basketball teams will play in their respective NCAA Tournaments.

  • Interfaith Dialogue: Strengthening the Bonds Between Jews and Christians

    Friday, March 14, 2014

    To mark the upcoming canonizations of the two remarkable popes, John XXIII and John Paul II, who both worked to eliminate religiously based hostility to Judaism, Saint Joseph’s University’s <a href="http://www.sju.edu/int/academics/centers/ijcr/events/index.html" target="_blank">Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations</a> will host the series, &ldquo;The Popes and the Jewish People: The Story of a Transformed Relationship.&rdquo;
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