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Pedro A. Rivera, Pa. Secretray of Education

Catholic Education Leaders Honored at SJU

01/27/2016

In celebration of Catholic Schools Week, the Hon. Pedro Rivera, Pa. Sec. of Education, will speak at the annual Catholic Educator Awards and Lecture, held in Wolfington Telitorium on January 28.


Marketing Students Earn Recognition in National AMA Competitions

01/25/2016

Students from Saint Joseph's University's student chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) earned top spots in AMA's Collegiate Case and Outbound Sales Competitions. The students will be recognized at the AMA International Collegiate Conference in March.


Former Phillies Executives Talk Baseball History at SJU

01/20/2016

Baseball industry legends Bill Giles and David Montgomery offered a presentation and interactive session to faculty and students titled “45 Years of Baseball History.” For over four decades, these men have been synonymous with the great traditions and legacy of the Philadelphia Phillies.


Honoring the Legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

01/15/2016

While Monday, Jan. 18 is a day off for many marking the birthday of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., hundreds of Saint Joseph’s University students will be volunteering in the local community to honor the civil rights icon’s legacy.


Fr. Curry at the U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial in Washington, D.C.

Founder of National Theater Workshop of the Handicapped Passes Away

12/21/2015

Richard Curry, S.J. ’68 (B.A.), died December 19 at the age of 72. Fr. Curry — a Jesuit priest, an actor, a teacher, a master baker and an author — was born without a right forearm. He devoted his life’s work to God, the arts and empowering people with disabilities.


SJU Alumnus Named to Top Cabinet Post for Philadelphia Mayor-Elect

11/20/2015

Philadelphia Mayor-elect Jim Kenney has named Michael DiBerardinis ’71 to be his managing director. Currently deputy mayor for environmental and community resources as well as parks and recreation commissioner, DiBerardinis will take office in January.


Saint Joseph’s University Strengthens Suicide Prevention Efforts

11/18/2015

Colleges across the nation are seeing a rise in mental health issues impacting students. Saint Joseph’s University is one of about 100 universities to join the Jed & Clinton Health Matters Campus Program in which a team of 14 members including staff, administrators, faculty and one student who meat monthly to prevent suicide, curb substance abuse and promote the general well-being of our students.


Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis

Former Sandy Hook Teacher to Share Her Story of Choosing Hope

11/17/2015

Kaitlin Roig-DeBellis, former first grade teacher at Sandy Hook Elementary School, will speaks at Saint Joseph’s University on Friday, Nov. 20, at 6:30 p.m., in the Wolfington Teletorium in Mandeville Hall.


Out of Darkness walk at SJU

SJU Event Brings Suicide Awareness “Out of the Darkness”

11/12/2015

Over 350 Saint Joseph’s University students, staff, faculty and members of the community participated in an “Out of the Darkness” walk to raise awareness for suicide prevention on Sunday, Nov. 1.


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

11/11/2015

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.