News

  • Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities Recognizes SJU Student

    Wednesday, November 11, 2015

    Ather Sharif, a graduate student at Saint Joseph's University working towards a master’s degree in computer science, was recently awarded the Oliver H.M. Jordan Scholarship at the 19th Access Achievement Awards, organized by Philadelphia Mayor Michael A. Nutter’s Commission on Disabilities.

  • HOME-made: Where Business and Caring Meet

    Wednesday, November 11, 2015

    Philadelphia’s Project HOME might not be the first place you’d look to find two undergraduate business majors completing their coursework, but stop by the Fairmount-based charity and that’s exactly who you’ll find. 

  • Citizen Science Project Tracks On-Campus Bird Mortality, and Life

    Wednesday, November 11, 2015

    Matthew J. Anderson, Ph.D., associate dean of social sciences, and the students in his research group, have initiated a study of bird mortality and a live bird count on campus.
  • Military Times Names SJU Among “Best for Vets”

    Tuesday, November 10, 2015

    SJU has been named among Military Times’ “Best for Vets: Colleges 2016” rankings.
  • SJU Launches Specialized Executive MBA Program for PCOM Graduates

    Friday, November 6, 2015

    Saint Joseph’s University’s Haub School of Business (HSB), in collaboration with Pennsylvania College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM), will offer a fully Online Executive MBA program with a focus on healthcare for alumni of the medical school’s Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) program, beginning in March 2016.
  • Student Information Systems Group Receives Award

    Tuesday, November 3, 2015

    The Saint Joseph’s University chapter of the Association for Information Systems (AIS) was recognized with ­­the association’s annual Outstanding Careers in Information Systems award that honors the accomplishments of the best AIS student chapters worldwide. The award will be presented at the International Conference of Information Systems (ICIS), in Fort Worth, Texas on Dec. 14.
  • Dr. Lucy Ford

    Making Time for Family: Will the U.S. Adopt Paid Family/Medical Leave?

    Monday, November 2, 2015

    It’s a reality that most Americans will face at one time or another: the necessity to suspend work to care for a new baby or an adopted child, an ailing spouse or a parent, or to receive medical treatment for themselves. Yet, “the United States is the only developed country in the world without legislation for paid leave,” says Lucy R. Ford, Ph.D., director of the Managing Human Capital program and professor of management at Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia.
  • Will Marsh '18

    International Dyslexia Association Awards Certificate of Merit to SJU Student, Advocate

    Monday, November 2, 2015

    SJU student Will Marsh '18 has received the 2015 Remy Johnston Certificate of Merit by the International Dyslexia Association.
  • HSB Introduces Real Estate Finance Minor

    Friday, October 30, 2015

    Saint Joseph’s University’s Haub School of Business (HSB) announces the addition of a real estate finance minor within the finance department. The six-course curriculum will focus largely on commercial real estate and the valuation process and include courses on real estate finance, loans and secondary markets, and real estate development.
  • Local Artist Showcases “Out of the Blue” at SJU Gallery

    Friday, October 30, 2015

    PHILADELPHIA (October 30, 2015) – Artist Bruce Pollock will exhibit his collection of exclusively blue paintings, “Out of the Blue,” at Saint Joseph’s University Gallery from Nov. 9 – Dec. 5. The pieces use the color blue as a window for reflection on the order of the universe and humanity’s place within it.