Psychology major Kristen Boyle '16 may have been born with a rare genetic condition that renders her legally blind, but she didn't let it stop her from achieving a 3.9 GPA, winning equestrian competitions, or paragliding off the Swiss Alps.
Can a passion for Insane Clown Posse, Shakespeare’s sonnets — or math club — help keep disadvantaged teens afloat as they make their way into adulthood? "Coming of Age in the Other America," a new book by SJU sociologist Susan Clampet-Lundquist, Ph.D., and two co-authors suggests that such “identity projects” can help keep them on track.
Walter V. Robinson, the editor of the Boston Globe team of investigative journalists who uncovered the extent of clergy sexual abuse in Boston will speak at Saint Joseph’s University on Wednesday, April 20, at 7 p.m.
Saint Joseph’s University’s finance department has fulfilled the requirements to continue its registration with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards Inc. (CFP® Board), offering bachelor’s degrees in financial planning, master’s degrees in financial services and graduate certificates in financial services.
Saint Joseph’s University will welcome Miguel Angel Marca Barrientos, national coordinator of formal education for Fe y Alegria: Bolivia, to the United States for a weeklong visit and celebration of SJU's 15 year partnership with the organization.
PHILADELPHIA (April 5, 2016)—The SJU Theatre Company will conclude its season with the musical “Into the Woods,” opening Thursday, April 14, at 8 p.m. in Bluett Theatre.
PHILADELPHIA (April 1, 2016) — From April 9 to 17, Saint Joseph’s University’s Office of Veterans Services, in partnership with Syracuse University’s Institute for Veterans and Military Families, will welcome 20 post-9/11 military veterans with disabilities for participation in a nationally recognized entrepreneurship program.
PHILADELPHIA (March 30, 2016)—Saint Joseph’s University’s student organization Hand in Hand, which seeks to spread awareness and create unity among the SJU community and those with special needs, will celebrate its 40th birthday with its annual carnival on Saturday, April 9, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Hagan Arena.
The St. Andrew’s Society of Philadelphia has awarded John McGrath '18 the St. Andrew’s Scholarship. The $23,000 award will enable McGrath to broaden his Middle East studies while attending the University of St. Andrew’s in Fife, Scotland, during his junior year.
Saint Joseph’s University’s student chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) was named a Top 25 Chapter at the 38th Annual AMA International Collegiate Conference held in New Orleans on March 17-19.