Saint Joseph's University was founded by the Jesuits — visionary Catholic priests and educators who prioritized social justice, the pursuit of excellence, service to others, and the development of the whole person, or, cura personalis. One of only 28 universities and colleges nationwide exemplifying this 500-year- old Jesuit tradition, SJU offers each of its students an educational experience that will hone their skills, expand their knowledge, grow their faith and strengthen their character.
Kristen Blackman ‘19 moves quickly, and in rare company. Case in point: The Curtis E. Huntington Memorial Scholarship, a selective national merit-based award. In the 12 years of the Saint Joseph’s University actuarial science program’s history, only three students have been awarded it; Blackman is the third.