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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.