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SJU, Lower Merion Conservancy Host Stormwater Management Workshop

03/01/2016

The sixth annual Stormwater Management Workshop will be held in the Doyle Banquet Hall of Campion Student Center on Saint Joseph's University campus on Thursday, March 12, from 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Saint Joseph's University campus.

SJU to Host Maguire High School Scholars for Leadership Program

03/07/2016

On March 19, SJU will host a session of the Maguire Scholars Leadership Program, a collaborative initiative with Widener and Drexel Universities that will bring up to 200 Maguire High School Scholars to Campus.


The Blood Telegram

Distinguished Scholar to Speak on U.S.-South Asia Foreign Policy During the Cold War

03/02/2016

Prominent political scientist and historian Gary J. Bass, Ph.D., of Princeton University, the author of the award-winning book, "The Blood Telegram, will present SJU's annual Francis X. Gerrity Lecture on Thursday, March 3, 4 – 5:30 p.m. in the Presidents’ Lounge.


In Memoriam: Bruce M. Bidinger, S.J.

02/25/2016

Rev. Bruce M. Bidinger, S.J., director of the William F. Leahy Advising Center in the Erivan K. Haub School of Business, passed away on February 23 at Lankenau Hospital after suffering with multiple health issues over the past several years.


SJU APEX students.

Service-Minded Students Embark on Weeklong Trip to Appalachia

02/24/2016

On Friday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m., over 500 students, team leaders and faculty/staff facilitators will gather in the Chapel of St. Joseph- Michael J. Smith, S.J., Memorial to celebrate the beginning of the University’s 24th annual spring break Appalachian Experience.


Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., President

SJU President is St. Joseph's Prep's Alumnus of the Year

02/24/2016

Saint Joseph’s University President Mark C. Reed, Ed.D., will be honored by his high school alma mater, St. Joseph’s Preparatory School in Philadelphia with its Alumnus of the Year Award on Sunday, February 28.


Students Engage in Pope2Border Campaign

02/18/2016

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

02/17/2016

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 Undergraduate Applications Rise for Class of 2020

02/11/2016

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.


Xavier Savarimuthu, S.J., Named MacLean Chair

02/01/2016

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