• Saint Joseph’s Delegation Meets with Pope Francis

    Tuesday, July 28, 2015

    A delegation of Saint Joseph’s University professors and 262 other leaders in interreligious relations traveled to Rome for the annual conference of the International Council of Christians and Jews (ICCJ). Led by Philip A. Cunningham, Ph.D., director of the Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations at SJU and president of the ICCJ, the meeting featured a private audience with Pope Francis.

  • Research Finds Grocery Apps Can Build Customer Loyalty

    Monday, July 20, 2015

    Consumers download smartphone apps developed by grocery retailers for two basic reasons: savings and convenience. Yet, these motivators are quickly matched by consumer enjoyment and enthusiasm for mastering the app — and food retailers can expect to see a correlation between how engaging and entertaining their app is and their digital customer retention.
  • Saint Joseph’s Celebrates Pope Francis’s Visit to Philadelphia

    Thursday, July 16, 2015

    Saint Joseph's University will host a series of events to honor Pope Francis’s visit to Philadelphia (Sept. 26-27) and the World Meeting of Families (Sept. 22-25).

  • Diving into Summer Research

    Tuesday, July 14, 2015

    Putting beach trips, summer jobs and relaxation aside, 85 Saint Joseph’s University students have chosen to participate in the Summer Scholars program, spending 12 weeks of summer pursuing faculty-mentored research.

  • Untying Knots with the Children of Camden

    Thursday, July 9, 2015 Gallery

    In honor of Pope Francis’s visit to Philadelphia for the World Meeting of Families (WMoF), artist Meg Saligman is creating a grotto dedicated to those in need of a prayer both in the Philadelphia area and around the world. The  Saligman’s artistic team brought this installation to Saint Joseph’s University on Tuesday, July 7, in the Chapel of St. Joseph-Michael J. Smith, S.J. Memorial.

  • Stephanie Tryce, Ph.D.

    From the World Cup to the World’s Stage: The Future of Women’s Soccer

    Thursday, July 9, 2015

    On Sunday, July 5, the United States women’s soccer team defeated Japan 5-2 in the 2015 FIFA World Cup – the most watched soccer game in U.S. history, with 25 million viewers. A media onslaught and a nationwide social media celebration featuring celebrities, athletes and politicians, has continued since then, raising the questions – how long will the hype last, and could this be a turning point for women’s sports?
  • SJU Hosts Second Annual Conference on Ignatian Leadership

    Thursday, July 2, 2015

    Saint Joseph’s University will host the second annual Ignatian Leadership Conference on Friday, July 31. The conference explores leadership through the teachings of St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Society of Jesus. University President Mark D. Reed, Ed.D., will serve as the keynote speaker.
  • Saint Joseph’s University’s 28th President Takes Office

    Tuesday, June 30, 2015

    Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., begins his tenure as the 28th president of Saint Joseph’s University, and the first lay president in the University’s 164-year history, on July 1.
  • Camp Kinney Provides Safe Learning Environment for Youth with Autism

    Thursday, June 25, 2015

    While children may believe their learning ends on the last day of school, summertime offers invaluable opportunities to make friends, grow socially and learn a new skill or sport. For the sixth consecutive year, the Kinney Center for Autism Education and Support at Saint Joseph’s University will offer these experiences to youth on the autism spectrum.
  • Vatican to Host SJU Professor’s Exhibit on John Paul II and the Jewish People

    Thursday, June 18, 2015

    An award-winning exhibit celebrating the connection between Saint John Paul II and the Jewish people and co-created by William Madges, Ph.D., professor of theology at Saint Joseph's University, will travel to the Vatican and be on display from Tuesday, July 28 through Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015.