• Professor Examines Generation Gap in Foodservice Habits

    Friday, October 14, 2011

    PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 14, 2011) – America’s two largest generations, Baby Boomers and Millennials, jointly comprise 151 million individuals who are responsible for nearly 65 out of every $100 spent in the foodservice industry – this figure will rise to close to $75 within the next ten years. Possessing a firm grasp of their habits and expectations regarding foodservice is invaluable to marketers and will be even more so in the future.

  • Occupy Wall Street: Crowd Action as American Tradition

    Friday, October 14, 2011

    On Oct. 6, a group of Philadelphians gathered at Dilworth Plaza by City Hall in the name of Occupy Philadelphia. The demonstration was organized in solidarity with Occupy Wall Street, which began in September and has since gone national. Jeffrey Hyson, Ph.D., assistant professor of history and director of the American studies program at Saint Joseph’s University, says that historically, a key component of revolution is the action of crowds taking to the streets.

  • Money Matters: Funds Key to MLB Success

    Friday, October 14, 2011

    In a world of perfect competitive balance, all 30 Major League Baseball clubs would have an equal chance at playoff baseball. While that thought is nice, it’s not reality. Teams like the Chicago Cubs, a team without a World Championship since 1908, and the Pittsburgh Pirates, who finished below .500 for the 19th straight season, make that evident.

  • Real Estate CEOs to Look at What Lies Ahead

    Thursday, October 13, 2011

    PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 13, 2011) - Three of the biggest names in Philadelphia-area real estate will take part in a breakfast and a panel discussion titled “The Current (and Future) State of Affairs in Local Residential Real Estate" at Saint Joseph’s University on Thursday, Oct. 27.

  • Roll Up Your Sleeves and Avoid the Flu

    Thursday, October 13, 2011

    October marks the beginning of flu season, and once again, health care professionals are exhorting people to get a flu shot. Microbiologist John Tudor, Ph.D., professor of biology at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, agrees that it’s time to roll up our sleeves and offer up our arms for the vaccination.

  • Haub School of Business MBA Among Nation’s “Best”

    Wednesday, October 12, 2011

    PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 11, 2011) - Saint Joseph’s University’s Haub School of Business is an outstanding business school, according to the 2012 edition of Princeton Review’s “The Best 294 Business Schools.”

  • SJU Honored By Delaware County District Attorney

    Monday, October 10, 2011

    The Delaware County District Attorney’s Office recognized the significant contribution SJU has made to regional homeland security by presenting the University with awards for meritorious service at a ceremony on campus on Monday, Sept. 26.

  • From Stormwater to Sustainability: SJU Hosts Workshop on Stormwater Management

    Saturday, October 8, 2011

    <p>Celebrating the one-year anniversary of the installation of the first green roof on the Saint Joseph&rsquo;s University campus, the College of Arts and Sciences will host &ldquo;Turning Stormwater Challenges into Opportunities: A Workshop for Homeowners,&rdquo; on Friday, Nov. 18, from 7 to 8:45 p.m., and Saturday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Funded by a grant from the U.S. Department of Energy received by SJU in October 2010, and planned in collaboration with the Lower Merion Conservancy, the program is free and open to the public; registration is required.</p>
  • Saint Joseph’s Honors Alumni for Service, Dedication

    Thursday, October 6, 2011

    PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 5, 2011) – Whether working to shelter underserved populations in South Jersey or creating transformative experiences of faith justice, Saint Joseph’s University alumni Dick Kelly ’59 and Sean Sanford ’97 are putting the Catholic, Jesuit ideals instilled in them as students into action every day.  In recognition of their outstanding service, as well as their loyalty and dedication, the Saint Joseph’s University Alumni Association will honor them on Friday, Oct.

  • Phillies to Receive AMA Marketer of the Year Award

    Tuesday, October 4, 2011

    Date: Thursday, Oct. 6

    Time: 11:30 a.m.

    Place: Saint Joseph's University Wolfington Teletorium, Mandeville Hall 54th Street and City Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19131

    Details: The Saint Joseph's University chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) will honor the Philadelphia Phillies organization with the annual Marketer of the Year Award on Thursday, Oct. 6.