PHILADELPHIA (Jan. 26, 2015) – The Saint Joseph’s University Theatre Company, in conjunction with the Department of Music, Theatre and Film, will kick off the spring semester with a production of the Tony Award winning musical “Avenue Q.” Based on Jeff Whitty’s book and featuring music and lyrics by Robert Lopez and Jeff Marx, “Avenue Q” opens on Thursday, Feb. 19 at 8 p.m. on campus at the Bluett Theatre.
PHILADELPHIA (January 27, 2015) — Saint Joseph’s University’s computer science program has been awarded a $102,875 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund a collaborative research project with undergraduate students and faculty from Bryn Mawr College and Rutgers-Camden.
Saint Joseph’s University will honor four leaders in Catholic education on Thursday, Jan. 22, as part of its Catholic Schools Week collaboration (Jan. 19-23).
PHILADELPHIA (January 9, 2014) –Four Saint Joseph’s University online programs have been recognized in U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 online education rankings. The rankings, released January 7, put Saint Joseph’s Haub School of Business graduate programs at No. 17, among 89, and No.1 in Philadelphia. For the first time this year, online MBA programs were ranked separately. SJU’s program came in at No. 52 among 142, making it No. 2 in the city.
PHILADELPHIA (January 8, 2015) – The Board of Governors of the Academy of Food Marketing and the Food Marketing Educational Foundation at Saint Joseph’s University will honor Wawa, Inc., and its employees with the Citation Award for their leadership in convenient food service and their support of the Saint Joseph’s food marketing program.
The Association to Advance Collegiate Business Schools (AACSB) has again extended accreditation to Saint Joseph’s University’s Erivan K. Haub School of Business (HSB). This is the third time the Haub School has received the prestigious accreditation from AACSB.
Changing landscape is displayed in still photos in “The Landscape Before Me: Cape Cod 1999-2012,” an exhibit by local photographer James B. Abbott, which will be on display at Saint Joseph's University Gallery through Friday, Feb. 6, 2015.
PHILADELPHIA (December 17, 2014) — Jason Powell, D.Phil., associate professor of English at Saint Joseph’s University, has received a $50,400 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to complete the second of a two-volume project on the poetry and prose of Sir Thomas Wyatt. With this award, Powell plans to take a sabbatical during the 2015-16 academic year to focus on Wyatt’s poetry.
PHILADELPHIA (December 15, 2014) —Saint Joseph’s University has been named to the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the eighth consecutive year. Since 2006, The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) has recognized the colleges and universities that are highly committed to volunteering and community service.