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Christopher Kelly

SJU Professor Embarks on Government-Sponsored Study of Interrogation

11/26/2014

Assistant Professor Chris Kelly is designing a study with the Philadelphia Police Department to investigate how contextual cues can influence the memory, cooperation, and openness of witnesses to serious crime in the city.


Sculptor Lindsay Carone Presents “Gabion” at SJU Gallery

10/29/2014

PHILADELPHIA (October 29, 2014) — Derived from the Italian word gabbione, meaning “big cage,” a gabion is a durable box or basket, often made of wire mesh and filled with rocks, concrete, sand or other heavy substances. Used predominantly in civil engineering to combat erosion and in the creation of dams, gabions have recently been incorporated into landscape design as a decorative feature.


CHINA Town Hall Features Live Webcast with Former President Jimmy Carter

09/29/2014

PHILADELPHIA (September 29, 2014) — China’s rapid development and Sino-American relations have a direct impact on the lives of all Americans. To help illuminate this important international relationship, Saint Joseph’s University (SJU) will host the National Committee on United States-China Relations’ (NCUSCR) eighth annual CHINA Town Hall: Local Connections, National Reflections, on Thursday, Oct. 16.


Interfaith Expert Elected President of International Council of Christians and Jews

08/26/2014

PHILADELPHIA (August 26, 2014) —The International Council of Christians and Jews (ICCJ) announced that Philip A. Cunningham, Ph.D., director of the Institute for Jewish-Catholic Relations (IJCR) of Saint Joseph’s University was elected its president effective immediately.


SJU Announces Campus Monument to Commemorate 'Nostra Aetate'

09/19/2014

PHILADELPHIA (September 19, 2014) — Saint Joseph's University President C. Kevin Gillespie, S.J.’72, announced recently that in the fall of 2015, the University will mark the golden anniversary of Nostra Aetate, the Vatican declaration that ushered in a new era of friendship with the Jewish people, by erecting a monument on its campus.


SJU Workshop Provides Overview, Advice on College Admissions Process

10/17/2014

PHILADELPHIA (October 17, 2014) — Saint Joseph’s University will host a College Ready Workshop on Saturday, Oct. 25, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Cardinal Foley Student Center on the Maguire Campus, for high school juniors or seniors and their families preparing to apply to college.


SJU Hosts Ninth Annual Food Industry Summit

10/09/2014

PHILADELPHIA (October 9, 2014) — The Department of Food Marketing at Saint Joseph's University will host the ninth annual Food Industry Summit on Tuesday, Oct. 14, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year’s conference, “Great Food Marketers Meeting the Food-on-Demand Challenge of Today's Connected Consumer” will take place in Mandeville Hall.


AMA Students Celebrate Marketing Week

10/06/2014

PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 6, 2014) – Saint Joseph’s University’s chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) will host its annual Marketing Week Monday, Oct. 6 through Friday, Oct. 10.

Every year during the first full week of October, SJU’s chapter celebrates marketing with events designed to build community, and offers students valuable insight into the business world.


The Sharks and the Jets Clash at SJU

10/08/2014

The SJU Theatre Company will begin its 2014-15 production season with “West Side Story,” Bernstein’s, Sondheim’s and Laurents’ modern take on a pair of star-crossed lovers, Tony and Maria. The production opens Wednesday, Oct. 15, at 8 p.m. in Bluett Theatre.


TEDxSJU Presents “Oh, the Places You’ll Grow”

10/03/2014

PHILADELPHIA (October 3, 2014) — On Thursday, Oct. 9, the Haub School of Business and its Dean’s Leadership Program will tackle the topic of holistic growth with a distinguished panel of local professionals and university professors. The University’s second TEDxSJU event, “Oh, the Places You’ll Grow,” will be held from 3:30 to 6 p.m. in the Cardinal Foley Campus Center on the James J. Maguire ’58 Campus.


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