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  • Anneliese McMenamin, vice president of human resources for Kennedy Health and Lucy Ford, Ph.D., director of the managing human capital program at SJU

    SJU’s Managing Human Capital Program Earns Leadership Awards

    Monday, February 22, 2016

    The Haub School of Business’ managing human capital program and partnership with Kennedy Health received top recognition by HR.com's 2016 LEAD Awards.
  • Students Engage in Pope2Border Campaign

    Thursday, February 18, 2016

    On February 17, SJU students added their voices to more than 25 Catholic universities, schools and parishes nationwide who brought awareness to the plight of migrants and participated in the Pope2Border campaign organized by the Ignatian Solidarity Network.
  • Expanded Co-op Program Creates Opportunities for Veterans at SJU

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016

    Military veterans enrolled in Saint Joseph’s University’s Haub Degree Completion (HDC) program are now eligible to participate in the Haub School of Business Cooperative Education program (Co-op), which connects students with full-time, paid work opportunities.
  • SJU Theatre Company Presents “How I Learned to Drive”

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (February 17, 2016)—The SJU Theatre Company presents the drama “How I Learned to Drive” by award-winning playwright Paula Vogel, opening Thursday, Feb. 18, at 8 p.m. in Bluett Theatre.

    Winner of the 1998 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, “How I Learned to Drive” is one of Vogel’s best-known and most-produced plays. It presents its audience with reflections on coming of age as a woman in American culture.

  • SJU Undergraduate Applications Rise for Class of 2020

    Thursday, February 11, 2016

    Applications for the Class of 2020 prove that demand for a Saint Joseph’s education is mounting. As of the February 1 deadline, 8,613 high school seniors applied to SJU, an increase of more than five percent over last year. This year’s pool of students is also the largest since 2007.
  • A Closer and Longer Look at Photography

    Tuesday, February 9, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (February 9, 2016)—To honor the nearly 40 years of commitment and creative passion of professor emeritus and former art department chair, Dennis Weeks, M.F.A., Saint Joseph’s University Gallery will showcase Weeks’ portfolio of colorful digital photography. The exhibit, “Closer and Longer,” will be displayed in Merion Hall from February 12 until March 23.

  • Mark Casale '86

    SJU Honors Mark Casale ’86, CEO of Essent, with Hall of Fame Award

    Friday, February 5, 2016

    PHILADELPHIA (February 5, 2016) – Saint Joseph’s University’ will honor Mark A. Casale ’86, chairman, CEO and president, Essent Group Ltd., with the annual Haub School of Business (HSB) Hall of Fame Award during a dinner in his honor on Wednesday, April 13, at the Union League in Philadelphia.

  • Super Bowl 50 and Five Decades of Sports and Sponsorship

    Wednesday, February 3, 2016

    Super Bowl 50 marks not only the golden anniversary of the most-watched televised sporting event, but offers an opportunity to reflect on the past five decades of sports and marketing in America.
  • Awaiting the Ads: Super Bowl 50

    Tuesday, February 2, 2016

    This Sunday, the "Big Game" will celebrate its 50th anniversary. Whether you’re an avid football fan, or just a fan of gorging yourself on various chips and dips, it’s likely you’ll be tuning in not only for the big game, but for the ads as well. David Allan, Ph.D., professor of marketing at SJU, weighs in on the advertising strategies of brands and the use of music in Super Bowl commercials.
  • Xavier Savarimuthu, S.J., Named MacLean Chair

    Monday, February 1, 2016

    The College of Arts and Sciences has appointed Father Xavier Savarimuthu, S.J., as the Donald I. MacLean Chair for the spring 2016 semester. An environmental scientist, he has been published in international journals and has presented lectures on water and public health worldwide from the Philippines to Stockholm